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Censored 2011
The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2009-10
Edited by Mickey Huff, Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Introduction by Kristina Borjesson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias and self-censorship. The top stories are listed democratically in order... Read more >
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The Speaker's Book of Quotations, Updated and Revised
The Speaker's Book of Quotations, Updated and Revised
Written by Henry O. Dormann
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307568267
Our Price: $13.99
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The Speaker's Book of Quotations, Updated and Revised

Written by Henry O. Dormann


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2009
Price: $13.99

FROM THE WORLDS OF BUSINESS, POLITICS, HISTORY, LITERATURE, ENTERTAINMENT, AND MORE . . .

"Think how much happier women would be if, instead of endlessly fretting about what the males in their lives are thinking, they could relax, secure in the knowledge that the correct answer is: very little."
--DAVE BARRY

"I'd tell you... Read more >
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Beyond the Writers' Workshop
Beyond the Writers' Workshop
Written by Carol Bly
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307778208
Our Price: $11.99
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Beyond the Writers' Workshop
New Ways to Write Creative Nonfiction
Written by Carol Bly


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2011
Price: $11.99

An innovative new approach to teaching and writing creative nonfiction from veteran teacher and critically acclaimed author Carol Bly.

Teachers and writers everywhere are facing the limits imposed by the prevailing models of teaching: community or MFA “workshops” or, at the high-school level, “peer review.” In Beyond the Writers' Workshop Carol Bly... Read more >
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The Genius of Language
The Genius of Language
Written by Wendy Lesser
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307485397
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The Genius of Language
Fifteen Writers Reflect on Their Mother Tongue
Written by Wendy Lesser


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

Fifteen outstanding writers answered editor Wendy Lesser’s call for original essays on the subject of language–the one they grew up with, and the English in which they write.Despite American assumptions about polite Chinese discourse, Amy Tan believes that there was nothing discreet about the Chinese language with which she grew up... Read more >
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Spellbound
Spellbound
Written by James Essinger
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780440336938
Our Price: $9.99
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Spellbound
The Surprising Origins and Astonishing Secrets of English Spelling
Written by James Essinger


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 1, 2007
Price: $9.99

Welcome to the illogical, idiosyncratic, outrageous linguistic phenomenon known as the English language. The story of how this ragtag collection of words evolved is a winding tale replete with intriguing accidents and bizarre twists of fate. In this eye-opening, fabulously entertaining book, James Essinger unlocks the mysteries that have confounded linguists... Read more >
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Rewrite Right!
Rewrite Right!
Written by Jan Venolia, Illustrated by Ellen Sasaki
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307784179
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Rewrite Right!
Your Guide to Perfectly Polished Prose
Written by Jan Venolia
Illustrated by Ellen Sasaki


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2011
Price: $9.99

Everyone knows that writing can be improved by the simple process of reviewing, editing, and rewriting, but many struggle with how to go about critiquing their own work—be it a letter to a friend, an important business document, or an academic essay. Fortunately, help is at hand in REWRITE RIGHT!, the... Read more >
101 Mission Statements from Top Companies
101 Mission Statements from Top Companies
Written by Jeffrey Abrahams
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307814708
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101 Mission Statements from Top Companies
Plus Guidelines for Writing Your Own Mission Statement
Written by Jeffrey Abrahams


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2013
Price: $11.99

Ben & Jerry'¬?s has one. So do Tiffany'¬?s and Smucker'¬?s and Microsoft. It doesn'¬?t matter whether you'¬?re a small start-up or one of the biggest players in corporate America. A clear statement of intent not only inspires a sense of overall purpose for a business or nonprofit, it serves as a... Read more >
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Script and Scribble
The Rise and Fall of Handwriting
Written by Kitty Burns Florey


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $16.95

"A witty and readable (and fetchingly illustrated and glossed) excursion through the history of handwriting."The Wall Street Journal

Let a self-confessed "penmanship nut" take you on a tour of the strange and beautiful world of handwriting. 

Since her Catholic school days learning the Palmer Method, Kitty Burns Florey has been in love...

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Exorcising Terror
The Incredible Unending Trial of General Augusto Pinochet
Written by Ariel Dorfman


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $11.95

Renowned author Ariel Dorfman, obsessed for twenty-five years with the malignant shadow General Pinochet cast upon Chile and the world, followed every twist and turn of the four year old trial in Great Britain, Spain and Chile as well as in the U.S., the country that had created Pinochet. Told as... Read more >
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Writing the Fire!
Writing the Fire!
Written by Gail Sher
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307422736
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Writing the Fire!
Yoga and the Art of Making Your Words Come Alive
Written by Gail Sher


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Writing the Fire! offers writers a new and visionary practice: using yoga to release the body’s inner intelligence and then support, shape, and inform the creative process.

Indeed, “writing is yoga,” declares Gail Sher, introducing the “writing asana”—an invaluable new tool for every writer’s routine. Her insightful and lyrical book, organized around... Read more >
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