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  • Venetian Curiositiesby Donna Leon

    Random House 2013; US$ 21.14

    In a city as ancient as Venice, myths and legends passed down from generation to generation record more than just love or murder. They are the storehouse of a city's mores, emblems of its identity. In Venetian Curiosities, acclaimed novelist Donna Leon recounts some of Venice's most intriguing tales: an elephant brought in for Carnival wreaks havoc... more...

  • By Its Coverby Donna Leon

    Random House 2014; US$ 12.68

    By Its Cover is the much anticipated twenty-third instalment in Donna Leon's bestselling crime series, where Commissario Brunetti is better than ever as he addresses questions of worth and value alongside his ever-faithful team of Ispettore Vianello and Signorina Elettra. When several valuable antiquarian books go missing from a prestigious library... more...

  • Falling in Loveby Donna Leon

    Random House 2015; US$ 12.68

    In Death at La Fenice , Donna Leon?s first novel in the Commissario Brunetti series, readers were introduced to the glamorous and cut-throat world of opera and to one of Italy?s finest living sopranos, Flavia Petrelli ? then a suspect in the poisoning of a renowned German conductor. Now, many years after Brunetti cleared her name, Flavia has returned... more...

  • Death at La Feniceby Donna Leon

    Random House 2015; US$ 12.68

    The twisted maze of Venice's canals has always been shrouded in mystery. Even the celebrated opera house, La Fenice, has seen its share of death ... but none so horrific and violent as that of world-famous conductor, Maestro Helmut Wellauer, who was poisoned during a performance of La Traviata. Even Commissario of Police, Guido Brunetti, used to the... more...

  • Using Social Media in Librariesby Charles Harmon; Michael Messina

    Scarecrow Press 2013; US$ 52.99

    The eight best practices presented here will help your library both actually do social media in a way that matters and do it well. The successful strategies presented here range from the Vancouver Public Library?s innovative use of Twitter to the United Nations Library?s adoption of a social media policy to the Farmington, Connecticut Public Library?s... more...

  • A Taste of Veniceby Donna Leon; Roberta Pianaro

    Random House 2013; US$ 21.14

    Food plays an important role in Donna Leon's bestselling Commissario Brunetti novels. In A Taste of Venice , Roberta Pianaro invites readers into the Brunettis' kitchen to learn how to prepare for themselves the delicious meals Paola Brunetti cooks for her family. We are given the secrets to Brunetti's favourite pasta ( penne rigate ), Paola's famous... more...

  • Getting To 'I Do'by Pat Allen; Sandra Harmon

    HarperCollins 2014; US$ 10.39

    Dr. Patricia Allen's jam-packed seminars in Los Angeles have resulted in over two thousand marriages. Now you too can take advantage of this proven step-by-step program. Here's what you'll learn: How to attract the right man When you should make the first move...and when you should not Why equality in a relationship may not be what... more...

  • The Craft of Scientific Communicationby Joseph E. Harmon; Alan G. Gross

    University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 28.00

    The ability to communicate in print and person is essential to the life of a successful scientist. But since writing is often secondary in scientific education and teaching, there remains a significant need for guides that teach scientists how best to convey their research to general and professional audiences. The Craft of Scientific Communication... more...

  • Midnight Playsby Leon Katz

    Bitingduck Press 2000; US$ 7.50

    Midnight Plays anthologizes four plays from four different worlds of story-telling: a Victorian tale of vampires ( Dracula/Sabbat ), a story of Jewish mysticism ( The Dybbuk ), a scatological retelling of the Oedipus myth ( Swellfoot's Tears ), and a tale from the Marquis de Sade (Justine). Their common denominator is their Grand Guignol environment... more...

  • Redemptionby Leon Uris

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 5.99

    Master storyteller Leon Uris, internationally acclaimedauthor of such bestsellers as Exodus, Topaz, QB VII,Trinity, the Haj and Mitla Pass ,continues the epic story of the Irish struggle for freedom in Redemption . A dramatic saga set against the backdrop of growing unrest in Ireland and a world on the brink of the First World War, Redemption weaves... more...