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- Random House Publishing Group 2006; US$ 14.95
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Calvin Trillin's Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin . In Calvin Trillin?s antic tales of family life, she was portrayed as the wife who had ?a weird predilection for limiting our family to three meals a day? and the mother who thought that if you didn?t go to every performance of your child?s school play,... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 12.95
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Calvin Trillin's Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin . Does the Bush Administration sound any better in rhyme? In this biting array of verse, it at least sounds funnier. Calvin Trillin employs everything from a Gilbert and Sullivan style, for describing George Bush?s rescue in the South Carolina primary... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 12.95
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Calvin Trillin's Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin . Somehow, despite everything Calvin Trillin wrote about the Bush Administration in Obliviously On He Sails, his 2004 bestseller in verse, George W. Bush is still in the White House. Taking a philosophical view, Trillin has said, ?We weren?t going to know... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2008; US$ 14.00
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Calvin Trillin's Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin . Displaying the form that made bestsellers of Obliviously On He Sails and A Heckuva Job , tales of the Bush Administration in rhyme, Calvin Trillin trains his verse on the 2008 race for the presidency. Deciding the Next Decider is an ongoing campaign... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2009; US$ 12.95
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Calvin Trillin's Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin . ?Trillin is our funniest food writer. He writes with charm, freedom, and a rare respect for language.? ? New York magazine In this delightful and delicious book, Calvin Trillin, guided by an insatiable appetite, embarks on a hilarious odyssey in search... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 17.00
For at least forty years, Calvin Trillin has committed blatant acts of funniness all over the place?in The New Yorker, in one-man off-Broadway shows, in his ?deadline poetry? for The Nation, in comic novels like Tepper Isn?t Going Out, in books chronicling his adventures as a happy eater, and in the column USA Today called ?simply the funniest... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 9.86
Acclaimed New Yorker journalist, novelist and poet, Calvin Trillin is also America's funniest and best-loved writer about food. This selection of some of his wittiest articles sees him stalking a peripatetic Chinese chef, campaigning to have the national Thanksgiving dish changed to Spaghetti Carbonara and sampling the legendary Louisiana boudin... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2012; US$ 16.00
In his latest laugh-out-loud book of political verse, Calvin Trillin provides a riotous depiction of the 2012 presidential election campaign. Dogfight is a narrative poem interrupted regularly by other poems and occasionally by what the author calls a pause for prose (?Callista Gingrich, Aware That Her Husband Has Cheated On and Then Left Two... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2016; US$ 27.00
From bestselling author and beloved New Yorker writer Calvin Trillin, a deeply resonant, career-spanning collection of articles on race and racism, from the 1960s to the present In the early sixties, Calvin Trillin got his start as a journalist covering the Civil Rights Movement in the South. Over the next five decades of reporting, he often... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2017; US$ 26.00
True stories of sudden death in the classic collection by a master of American journalism ?Reporters love murders,? Calvin Trillin writes in the introduction to Killings. ?In a pinch, what the lawyers call ?wrongful death? will do, particularly if it?s sudden.? Killings, first published in 1984 and expanded for this edition, shows Trillin to... more...