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You Are What You Speak
You Are What You Speak
Written by Robert Lane Greene
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780440339762
Our Price: $13.99
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You Are What You Speak
Grammar Grouches, Language Laws, and the Politics of Identity
Written by Robert Lane Greene


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $13.99

"An insightful, accessible examination of the way in which day-to-day speech is tangled in a complicated web of history, politics, race, economics and power." - Kirkus


What is it about other people’s language that moves some of us to anxiety or even rage? For centuries, sticklers the world over have donned the... Read more >
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Finding the Words
Finding the Words
Written by Jared Bland
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771013690
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Finding the Words
Writers on Inspiration, Desire, War, Celebrity, Exile, and Breaking the Rules
Written by Jared Bland


Format: Trade Paperback, 328 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $24.99

Celebrated writers reveal surprising truths about the joys, challenges, and importance of finding the words, in this special fundraising anthology for PEN Canada.
 
In Finding the Words, thirty-one well-known writers share deeply personal discoveries and stories that will surprise, delight, and stir the mind and heart. By turns inspiring, provocative, witty, and...

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Finding the Words
Finding the Words
Written by Jared Bland
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771013706
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Finding the Words
Writers on Inspiration, Desire, War, Celebrity, Exile, and Breaking the Rules
Written by Jared Bland


Format: eBook, 328 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $19.99

Celebrated writers reveal surprising truths about the joys, challenges, and importance of finding the words, in this special fundraising anthology for PEN Canada.
 
In Finding the Words, thirty-one well-known writers share deeply personal discoveries and stories that will surprise, delight, and stir the mind and heart. By turns inspiring, provocative, witty, and...

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Write Right!
Write Right!
Written by Jan Venolia
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307784186
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Write Right!
A Desktop Digest of Punctuation, Grammar, and Style
Written by Jan Venolia


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 9, 2011
Price: $9.99

In this age of electronic correspondence and self-produced documents, we need a useful and reliable writing guide more than ever. WRITE RIGHT! covers the essentials of good writing in a concise and easy-to-follow format. The new edition of this classic handbook takes you through the entire writing process, from understanding the... Read more >
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Nitty-Gritty Grammar
Nitty-Gritty Grammar
Written by Hope Edith Fine and Judith Pinkerton Josephson
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ISBN: 9780307785619
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Nitty-Gritty Grammar
A Not-So-Serious Guide to Clear Communication
Written by Hope Edith Fine and Judith Pinkerton Josephson


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: February 2, 2011
Price: $9.99

With clear text, appealing cartoons, and a focus on common errors and how to correct them, this little volume is a real gem that should find a permanent place with companies, universities, and anyone seeking a user-friendly guide to style and usage.


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News Is a Verb
News Is a Verb
Written by Pete Hamill
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307766762
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News Is a Verb

Written by Pete Hamill


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: January 5, 2011
Price: $10.99

LIBRARY OF CONTEMPORARY THOUGHT
"When screaming headlines turn out to be based on stories that don't support them, the tale of the boy who cried wolf gets new life. When the newspaper is filled with stupid features about celebrities at the expense of hard news, the reader feels patronized. In the process... Read more >
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Censored 2000
The Year's Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Mumia Abu-Jamal


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

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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Censored 2003
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Robert W. McChesney


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Censored 2005
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Greg Palast


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

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 >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Censored 2006
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Norman Solomon


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

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 >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Censored 2007
The Top 25 Censored Stories
Edited by Peter Phillips and Project Censored
Illustrated by Tom Tomorrow
Introduction by Robert Jensen


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

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 >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Censored 2008
The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2006-07
Edited by Peter Phillips, Andrew Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by John Jonik
Introduction by Dennis Loo


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Censored 2009
The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2007-08
Edited by Peter Phillips, Andrew Roth and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Introduction by Cynthia McKinney


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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Censored 2010
The Top 25 Censored Stories of 2008-09
Edited by Peter Phillips, Mickey Huff and Project Censored
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Introduction by Dahr Jamail


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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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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Dark Alliance
The CIA, the Contras, and the Cocaine Explosion
Written by Gary Webb
Foreword by Maxine Waters


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.95

Major Motion Picture based on Dark Alliance and starring Jeremy Renner, "Kill the Messenger," to be be released in Fall 2014

Winner of the 1999 PEN/Oakland Censorship Award

Winner of the 1999 Firecracker Alternative Bookseller (FAB) Award, Politics category

Finalist for the 1999 Bay Area Book Reviewers Awards

Dark Alliance
is a... Read more >
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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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Homeland

Written by Dale Maharidge
Photographed by Michael Williamson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

Homeland is Pulitzer Prize winning author Maharidge's biggest and most ambitious book yet, weaving together the disparate and contradictory strands of contemporary American society-common decency alongside race rage, the range of dissenting voices, and the roots of discontent that defy political affiliation. Here are American families who can no longer pay... Read more >
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The Killing Game

Written by Gary Webb


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Gary Webb had an inborn journalistic tendency to track down corruption and expose it. For over thirty-four years, he wrote stories about corruption from county, state, and federal levels. He had an almost magnetic effect to these kinds of stories, and it was almost as if the stories found him. It... Read more >
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Like Shaking Hands with God
A Conversation about Writing
Written by Kurt Vonnegut and Lee Stringer


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

Like Shaking Hands with God details a collaborative journey on the art of writing undertaken by two distinguished writers separated by age, race, upbringing, and education, but sharing common goals and aspirations. Rarely have two writers spoken so candidly about the intersection where the lives they live meet the art they... Read more >
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Nonconformity
Writing on Writing
Written by Nelson Algren
Afterword by Daniel Simon
Noted by C.S. O'Brien


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

The struggle to write with deep emotion is the subject of this extraordinary book, the previously unpublished credo of one of America's greatest 20th-century writers.
"You don't write a novel out of sheer pity any more than you blow a safe out of a vague longing to be rich," writes Nelson Algren... Read more >
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Project Censored Guide to Independent Media and Activism

Edited by Peter Phillips


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $10.95

The independent media are arguably more important than ever today, as corporate media’s line reads increasingly like a government press release rather than a free society’s analysis of the day’s important events. But there’s a lot to sort through: Independent newsmagazines and newspapers, local cable-TV access, and independent and microtransmitted radio... Read more >
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Souvenirs of a Blown World
Sketches for the Sixties, Writings about America, 1966-1973
Written by Gregory Mcdonald


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Bestselling author of the Fletch series Gregory Mcdonald presents firsthand accounts of major events during the sixties and interviews with Joan Baez, Abbie Hoffman, Krishnamurti, Phil Ochs, Andy Warhol, and others. The year was 1966, and fresh off the heels of his controversial debut novel Running Scared, Mcdonald was hired to... Read more >
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Stories that Changed America
Muckrakers of the 20th Century
Written by Carl Jensen
Foreword by Hugh Downs


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

Exuberantly written, highly informative, Jensen's Stories That Changed America examines the work of twenty-one investigative writers, and how their efforts forever changed our country. Here are the pioneering muckrakers, like Upton Sinclair, author of the fact-based novel The Jungle, that inspired Theodore Roosevelt to sign the Pure Food and Drug Act... Read more >
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The Sweetest Thing
A Boxer's Memoir
Written by Mischa Merz


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

Journalist and amateur boxer Mischa Merz fulfills a long-held ambition to travel across the United States and compete in a series of amateur boxing tournaments. On this wild and fascinating journey she meets her idols, including Lucia Rijker of Million Dollar Baby fame, and some other truly extraordinary characters. Merz discovers... Read more >
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