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Terry McDonell with THE ACCIDENTAL LIFE

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Terry McDonell has top-edited some of the most influential publications in American journalism. His new book pulls back the curtain on his four-decade career as an editor, journalist, and media entrepreneur, with stops at more than a dozen magazines: from the launch of Outside through tenures at Rolling Stone, Newsweek, Esquire, Sports Illustrated, and, most recently, cofounding the literary website LitHub

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The Accidental Life: An Editor's Notes on Writing and Writers Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781101946718
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - August 2nd, 2016

Patrick Ryan in conversation with Ann Patchett

Author Patrick Ryan

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For readers of Tom Perrotta and Lorrie Moore, these nine unforgettable stories, all set in and around Cape Canaveral, showcase Patrick Ryan's masterly understanding of regret and hope, relationships and family, and the universal longing for love. 

The Dream Life of Astronauts: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780385341387
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Published: Dial Press - July 5th, 2016

Darren Grem with THE BLESSINGS OF BUSINESS

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The Book of Matthew cautions readers that "Ye cannot serve God and mammon." But for at least a century conservative American Protestants have been trying to prove that adage wrong. In The Blessings of Business, Darren E. Grem argues that while preachers, activists, and politicians have all helped spread the gospel, American evangelicalism owes its enduring strength in a large part to private enterprise. 

The Blessings of Business: How Corporations Shaped Conservative Christianity Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9780199927975
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - June 1st, 2016

Bill Haltom with MILK AND SUGAR

Bill Haltom’s definitive guide to the quintessential Southern fabric covers all things seersucker. From the origins and history of the seersucker suit to the many different ways, places, and reasons people wear it, Milk & Sugar has it all. Haltom dives into traditional ways to wear the puckered fabric as well as the unconventional styles of today. Along the way, he also chronicles the celebrities, politicians, and average people who champion seersucker fashions.

$24.95
SKU: 9781936946693

Michael Shapiro with ELEVEN MUSEUMS, ELEVEN DIRECTORS

In Eleven Museums, Eleven Directors: Conversations on Art & Leadership, Michael E. Shapiro, Director Emeritus of the High Museum of Art, interviews ten of the country's leading art museum directors about how they came into their leadership roles, the challenges they face, and what they see as the future of museums. Influential museum directors Maxwell L.

$14.99
SKU: 9780939802272

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