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- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 5.99
On one of the coldest nights in Minnesota history, the difference between life and death is literally the blink of an eye for Phil Broker, until recently St. Paul's most successful undercover cop. That blink will convey the urgent warning of a comatose man who knows the dark truth binding Broker to a remarkable cast of characters -- a weary anesthesiologist,... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 6.49
It's hot. The snow is gone, the ice is gone -- winter is long forgotten. When the phone wakes Phil Broker at five a.m. on the morning of his forty-eighth birthday -- six months removed from his surviving a January cold snap that (in Absolute Zero) nearly claimed his life -- it's already ninety-two degrees. It's July, and Stillwater, Minnesota, finds... more...
- Scribner 2003; US$ 16.00
From the author of the highly acclaimed heavy metal memoir, Fargo Rock City , comes another hilarious and discerning take on massively popular culture?set in Chuck Klosterman?s den and your own?covering everything from the effect of John Cusack flicks to the crucial role of breakfast cereal to the awesome power of the Dixie Chicks. Countless writers... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2003; US$ 7.99
?Since the first navy frogmen crawled onto the beaches of Normandy, no SEAL has ever surrendered,? writes Chuck Pfarrer. ?No SEAL has ever been captured, and not one teammate or body has ever been left in the field. This legacy of valor is unmatched in modern warfare.? Warrior Soul is a book about the warrior spirit, and it takes the reader all... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2003; US$ 15.00
Ever heard of a culling song? It?s a lullaby sung in Africa to give a painless death to the old or infirm. The lyrics of a culling song kill, whether spoken or even just thought. You can find one on page 27 of Poems and Rhymes from Around the World , an anthology that is sitting on the shelves of libraries across the country, waiting to... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2002; US$ 16.00
Victor Mancini, a medical-school dropout, is an antihero for our deranged times. Needing to pay elder care for his mother, Victor has devised an ingenious scam: he pretends to choke on pieces of food while dining in upscale restaurants. He then allows himself to be ?saved? by fellow patrons who, feeling responsible for Victor?s life, go on... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2004; US$ 15.00
Misty Wilmot has had it. Once a promising young artist, she?s now stuck on an island ruined by tourism, drinking too much and working as a waitress in a hotel. Her husband, a contractor, is in a coma after a suicide attempt, but that doesn?t stop his clients from threatening Misty with lawsuits over a series of vile messages they?ve found on... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2005; US$ 15.95
Haunted is a novel made up of twenty-three horrifying, hilarious, and stomach-churning stories. They?re told by people who have answered an ad for a writer?s retreat and unwittingly joined a ?Survivor?-like scenario where the host withholds heat, power, and food. As the storytellers grow more desperate, their tales become more extreme, and they... more...
- Scribner 2004; US$ 16.00
From the author of The Strain comes a tense, psychologically gripping, Hammet award-winning thriller. Four masked men?thieves, rivals, and friends from the tough streets of Charlestown?take on a Boston bank at gunpoint. Holding bank manager Claire Keesey hostage and cleaning out the vault were simple. But career criminal Doug MacRay didn't plan... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 1999; US$ 186.00
Investigates the EU policy-making process and why this process has taken major steps to advance environmental regulation in some areas and not others. The book develops a framework emphasizing decision-making modes, which provide a more nuanced understanding, compared to traditional EU theoretical approaches, of how EU actors make decisions. more...