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Rita Golden Gelman
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Rita Golden Gelman is the author of more than seventy children's books, including Inside Nicaragua, which was one of the ALA's Best Young Adult Books of 1988, and More Spaghetti, I Say!, a staple in every first grade classroom. As a nomad, Rita has no permanent address. Her most recent encampments have been in Mexico and New York City.

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Female Nomad and Friends
Tales of Breaking Free and Breaking Bread Around the World
Written by Rita Golden Gelman


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $15.00

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Female Nomad and Friends
Tales of Breaking Free and Breaking Bread Around the World
Written by Rita Golden Gelman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $11.99

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Tales of a Female Nomad
Living at Large in the World
Written by Rita Golden Gelman


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: May 28, 2002
Price: $14.95

“I move throughout the world without a plan, guided by instinct, connecting through trust, and constantly watching for serendipitous opportunities.” —From the Preface

Tales of a Female Nomad is the story of Rita Golden Gelman, an ordinary woman who is living an extraordinary existence. At the age of forty-eight, on the verge... Read more >
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Tales of a Female Nomad
Living at Large in the World
Written by Rita Golden Gelman


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

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