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Illustrated by: Rebecca Fish Ewan
Rebecca Fish Ewan

Based on the author’s popular drawing-for-writers workshop, "Doodling for Writers" aims to inspire wordsmiths to play with visuals to enrich ...

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Murt Gibson

The books of the "Space Force America" series are short fictional reads suitable for juveniles and adults alike. Based on solid science and ...

Cover of A Good Map of All Things by Alberto Rios
A Picaresque Novel
Alberto Ríos

In Alberto Álvaro Ríos’s new picaresque novel, momentous adventure and quiet connection brings twenty people to life in a small town in northern ...

Jacqueline Balderrama

"Now In Color" explores the multigenerational immigrant experience of Mexican Americans who have escaped violence, faced pressures to assimilate, ...

Cover of Perspectives on Arabic Linguistics XXXII edited by Elly van Gelderen
Papers Selected From the Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics, Tempe, Arizona, 2018
Edited by Elly van Gelderen

This volume presents a collection of seven peer-reviewed articles on Arabic phonetics, phonology, syntax, semantics and applied linguistics. The ...

Cover of Tomboy by Lisa Selin Davis
The Surprising History and Future of Girls Who Dare to Be Different
Lisa Selin Davis

A heartfelt celebration and exploration of the tomboy phenomenon and the future of girlhood, based on the author's viral New York Times 


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Local Solutions and Global Opportunities
Edited by Elizabeth Sumida Huaman, Nathan D. Martin

Bringing together researchers from geographically, culturally, and linguistically diverse regions, "Indigenous Knowledge Systems and Research ...

Cover of Weird Westerns co-edited by Kerry Fine
Race, Gender, Genre
Edited by Kerry Fine, Michael K. Johnson, Rebecca M. Lush, Sara L. Spurgeon

"Weird Westerns" is an exploration of the hybrid western genre — an increasingly popular and visible form that mixes western themes, iconography, ...


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