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Memoir of Half a Banana的相關圖片
作者:
Fay Chou (Author)
出版社:
Partridge Publishing Singapore
點閱率:
16
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9781543749588

Born in Taiwan but gone to a junior high school in America, then back to Taiwan for college, and immigrated to America again, the author paints vivid pictures of postwar Taiwan and America in the sixties, and compares the Chinese and American cultures through education systems, the business world, ...

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The Amazing Collection of Joey Cornell: Based on the Childhood of a Great American Artist的相關圖片
作者:
Candace Fleming (Author), Gérard Dubois (Illustrator)
出版社:
Schwartz & Wade
點閱率:
14
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9780399552380

Award-winning and bestselling author Candace Fleming delivers a stunning picture-book based on the childhood of artist and sculptor Joseph Cornell, sure to beguile aspiring artists and collectors of all ages. Joey Cornell collected everything -- anything that sparked his imagination or delighted h...

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The Evolving Animal Orchestra: In Search of What Makes Us Musical的相關圖片
作者:
Henkjan Honing (Author), Sherry MacDonald (Translator)
出版社:
The MIT Press
點閱率:
15
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9780262039321

A music researcher's quest to discover other musical species. Even those of us who can't play a musical instrument or lack a sense of rhythm can perceive and enjoy music. Research shows that all humans possess the trait of musicality. We are a musical species―but are we the only musical species? Is...

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The Meal: A Conversation with Gilbert & George的相關圖片
作者:
Gilbert & George (Author), Charlotte Birnbaum (Editor)
出版社:
Sternberg Press
點閱率:
12
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9783956794179

Gilbert & George never cook and always eat out. Back in 1969, however, the artist duo hosted The Meal, an elaborate dinner party that included thirteen guests, Princess Margaret's butler, a chef who prepared a meal from a Victorian cookery manual, and the guest of honor, artist David Hockney. While...

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The Overstory: A Novel的相關圖片
作者:
Richard Powers
出版社:
W. W. Norton & Company
點閱率:
15
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9780393356687

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction #1 New York Times Bestseller Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize A New York Times Notable Book and a Washington Post, Time, Oprah Magazine, Newsweek, Chicago Tribune, and Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year "The best novel ever written about trees, and rea...

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The Pink Suitcase的相關圖片
作者:
Susie Morgenstern (Author), Serge Bloch (Illustrator)
出版社:
Wilkins Farago Pty Ltd
點閱率:
13
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9780987109941

What was his grandmother thinking when she bought Benjamin such a strange present: an empty pink suitcase! To his mother’s horror, Benjamin is not only drawn to the suitcase—he absolutely loves it. What’s more, as he grows older he shows no signs of wanting to give it up. Spanning the generations, ...

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Valentine's Day (Holidays in Rhythm and Rhyme)的相關圖片
作者:
Emma Carlson Berne (Author), Aaron Cushley (Illustrator), Mark Oblinger (Producer)
出版社:
Cantata Learning
點閱率:
15
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9781684101948

On Valentine’s Day we celebrate our friends and loved ones. People make cards and give away sweet treats. Sing along as you explore Holidays in Rhythm and Rhyme! Includes online music access.

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The Coral Kingdom的相關圖片
作者:
Laura Knowles (Author), Jennie Webber (Illustrator)
出版社:
words & pictures
點閱率:
15
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9781910277676

A 2019 Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students: K–12 (National Science Teachers Association and the Children's Book Council). From brightly colored corals to shimmering shoals of fish, the diversity of life on a coral reef is celebrated in this visually stunning picture book with a strong ecol...

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A Natural History of Human Morality的相關圖片
作者:
Michael Tomasello
出版社:
Harvard University Press
點閱率:
23
出版年:
2016
ISBN:
9780674088641

A Natural History of Human Morality offers the most detailed account to date of the evolution of human moral psychology. Based on extensive experimental data comparing great apes and human children, Michael Tomasello reconstructs how early humans gradually became an ultra-cooperative and, eventuall...

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American Eden David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic的相關圖片
作者:
Victoria Johnson
出版社:
Liveright
點閱率:
29
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9781631494192

Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize (History) Finalist for the National Book Award (Nonfiction) A New York Times Notable Book of the Year The untold story of Hamilton’s―and Burr’s―personal physician, whose dream to build America’s first botanical garden inspired the young Republic. On a clear morning ...

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Atlas of Poetic Botany的相關圖片
作者:
Francis Hallé (Author), Erik Butler (Translator), Éliane Patriarca (Contributor)
出版社:
The MIT Press
點閱率:
15
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9780262039123

Botanical encounters in the rainforest: trees that walk, a leaf as big as an awning, a plant that dances. This Atlas invites the reader to tour the farthest reaches of the rainforest in search of exotic―poetic―plant life. Guided in these botanical encounters by Francis Hallé, who has spent forty ye...

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Atlas of Poetic Zoology的相關圖片
作者:
Emmanuelle Pouydebat (Author), Julie Terrazzoni (Illustrator), Erik Butler (Translator)
出版社:
The MIT Press
點閱率:
20
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9780262039970

A catalog of wonders, from walking fish to self-medicating chimpanzees. This Atlas of Poetic Zoology leads readers into a world of wonders where turtles fly under the sea, lizards walk on water, insects impersonate flowers, birds don't fly, frogs come back from the dead, and virgin sharks give birt...

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Be With的相關圖片
作者:
Forrest Gander
出版社:
New Directions
點閱率:
19
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9780811226059

WINNER OF THE 2019 PULITZER PRIZE IN POETRY LONGLISTED FOR THE 2018 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD Publishers Weekly Best Poetry Book of 2018 Forrest Gander’s first book of poems since his Pulitzer finalist Core Samples from the World: a startling look through loss, grief, and regret into the exquisite natur...

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Sharks, Death, Surfers: An Illustrated Companion的相關圖片
作者:
Melissa McCarthy
出版社:
Sternberg Press
點閱率:
18
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9783956794247

How sharks have been depicted over centuries and across cultures―and what sharks see when they look back. We encounter the world through surfaces: the screen, the page, our skin, the ocean's swell. Here on the sea is the surfer, positioned at the edge of the collapsing wave. And lurking underneath ...

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1000 Ultimate Adventures的相關圖片
作者:
Lonely Planet
出版社:
Lonely Planet
點閱率:
66
出版年:
2013
ISBN:
9781743217191

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher* Hankering to tackle a long-distance trek, or an icy mountain peak? 1000 Ultimate Adventures brings together activities and challenges to captivate and inspire gung-ho adventurers and armchair travellers alike. From the epic to the local, on...

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The Big Buddha Bicycle Race的相關圖片
作者:
Terence A. Harkin
出版社:
Swallow Press
點閱率:
70
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9780804012003

Brendan Leary, assigned to an Air Force photo squadron an hour from L.A., thinks he has it made. But when the U.S. invades Cambodia and he joins his buddies who march in protest, he is shipped off to an obscure air base in upcountry Thailand. There, he finds himself flying at night over the Ho Chi ...

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The Birdwoman's Palate的相關圖片
作者:
Laksmi Pamuntjak (Author), Tiffany Tsao (Translator)
出版社:
Amazon Crossing
點閱率:
67
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9781503937345

In this exhilarating culinary novel, a woman’s road trip through Indonesia becomes a discovery of friendship, self, and other rare delicacies. Aruna is an epidemiologist dedicated to food and avian politics. One is heaven, the other earth. The two passions blend in unexpected ways when Aruna is ask...

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The Girls Next Door: Bringing the Home Front to the Front Lines的相關圖片
作者:
Kara Dixon Vuic
出版社:
Harvard University Press
點閱率:
69
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9780674986381

The story of the intrepid young women who volunteered to help and entertain American servicemen fighting overseas, from World War I through the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. The emotional toll of war can be as debilitating to soldiers as hunger, disease, and injury. Beginning in World War I, in an ...

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The Weight of Our Sky的相關圖片
作者:
Hanna Alkaf
出版社:
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
點閱率:
68
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9781534426085

A music loving teen with OCD does everything she can to find her way back to her mother during the historic race riots in 1969 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in this heart-pounding literary debut. Melati Ahmad looks like your typical movie-going, Beatles-obsessed sixteen-year-old. Unlike most other sixte...

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Love Poems for Married People的相關圖片
作者:
John Kenney
出版社:
G.P. Putnam's Sons
點閱率:
114
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9780525540007

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Based on his wildly popular New Yorker piece, Thurber Prize-winner John Kenney presents a hilarious collection of love poems for, well, married people. Full of brilliant wit, dynamic energy, and a heavy dose of reality, Love Poems for Married People takes the poetic form...

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Monsoon Mansion A Memoir的相關圖片
作者:
Cinelle Barnes
出版社:
Little A
點閱率:
105
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9781542046138

Told with a lyrical, almost-dreamlike voice as intoxicating as the moonflowers and orchids that inhabit this world, Monsoon Mansion is a harrowing yet triumphant coming-of-age memoir exploring the dark, troubled waters of a family’s rise and fall from grace in the Philippines. It would take a young...

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Old Money, New Woman How to Manage Your Money and Your Life的相關圖片
作者:
Byron Tully
出版社:
Acorn Street Press
點閱率:
93
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9781950118007

In 'Old Money, New Woman', author Byron Tully provides powerful insights and wit-soaked wisdom to help you make the most of your money and improve the quality of your life. Revealing 8 'Old Money Secrets' for women, the author shares time-tested tips and step-by-step strategies used by the women of...

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One Perfect Word: One Word Can Make All the Difference的相關圖片
作者:
Debbie Macomber
出版社:
Howard Books
點閱率:
82
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9781982112714

True stories that illustrate the profound impact that focusing on a single word—such as balance, surrender, or believe—for a whole year can bring you, from award-winning, perennially bestselling writer Debbie Macomber. In a world overwhelmed with meaningless words, the simplicity of one perfect wo...

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Rooted in Peace: An Inspiring Story of Finding Peace Within的相關圖片
作者:
Greg Reitman
出版社:
Llewellyn Publications
點閱率:
103
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9780738754024

Cultivate Peace and Balance within Yourself, among Humankind, and in the Natural World Join filmmaker and author Greg Reitman as he shares the transformative power in taking notice of the world in which we live, stopping the cycle of violence, and proactively seeking ways to find personal and soci...

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The Very Idea Unlocking the Power of Idea Economics的相關圖片
作者:
David Wethey
出版社:
Urbane Publications
點閱率:
101
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9781911583370

In The Very Idea, leading business author and creative guru David Wethey is critical of how so many workplaces suppress creativity, and do little to stimulate and incentivise idea generation and invention. That urgently needs to change with the Future of Jobs report saying that the three most impor...

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The Wild Robot的相關圖片
作者:
Peter Brown
出版社:
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
點閱率:
105
出版年:
2016
ISBN:
9780316381994

"Wild Robot is an excellent choice for young readers looking for engaging early middle grade novels. A discarded robot finds love and a sense of belonging on an island of animals in Peter Brown's well-crafted story. Profound moments and warm humor make this a winner." - Seira Wilson, Amazon Editor ...

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Women Rowing North Navigating Life’s Currents and Flourishing As We Age的相關圖片
作者:
Mary Pipher
出版社:
Bloomsbury Publishing
點閱率:
108
出版年:
2019
ISBN:
9781632869609

The instant New York Times bestseller from the author of Reviving Ophelia--a guide to wisdom, authenticity, and bliss for women as they age. Women growing older contend with ageism, misogyny, and loss. Yet as Mary Pipher shows, most older women are deeply happy and filled with gratitude for the gi...

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Around the World in Eighty Wines: Exploring Wine One Country at a Time的相關圖片
作者:
Mike Veseth
出版社:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
點閱率:
148
出版年:
2017
ISBN:
9781442257368

Inspired by Jules Verne’s classic adventure tale, celebrated editor-in-chief of The Wine Economist Mike Veseth takes his readers Around the World in Eighty Wines. The journey starts in London, Phileas Fogg’s home base, and follows Fogg’s itinerary to France and Italy before veering off in search o...

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Be More Sloth: Get the Hang of Living Life in the Slow Lane的相關圖片
作者:
Alison Davies & Carolina Buzio
出版社:
Quadrille Publishing
點閱率:
160
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9781787132276

Embrace your inner sloth with this light-hearted self-help book. From being still and enjoying the moment, to digging your claws in when life gets tough, this book will show you how to go after your goals and get the most out of living life in the slow lane. Sloths' ability to seize the day makes ...

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Beer and Food Matching: Bringing together the finest food and the best craft beers in the world的相關圖片
作者:
Mark Dredge
出版社:
Dog n Bone
點閱率:
142
出版年:
2018
ISBN:
9781911026495

Beer and Food Matching combines great food with the world’s best beers. Mark Dredge mixes great beer appreciation with delicious food pairings. Not only does this book tell you about some of the best craft beers out there, it also looks at the science of taste and the principles of matching beer w...

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