Precious' Staff Picks

For my academic research, I read nonfiction about the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. For fun, I love exotic places, romance, humor and poetry.

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Assassination Vacation Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780743260046
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 2006

Dead presidents, assassins,a history lesson, and a road trip all in one book.


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The Scorpio Races Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780545224918
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - April 2013

Page turner about killer horses from the sea.


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Still Life with Woodpecker Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780553348972
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Published: Bantam - April 7th, 1990

A book about redheads. Enough said.


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American Copper Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781609531218
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Published: Unbridled Books - November 3rd, 2015

Epic Montana love story. American Copper is a novel but reads like a lush poem.


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The Sex Lives of Cannibals: Adrift in the Equatorial Pacific Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780767915304
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Published: Broadway Books - June 8th, 2004

A man journeys to the equatorial Pacific and says goodbye to his comfortable American lifestyle.