Archive for January 21, 2009

New Titles Posted, January 2009 (1st)

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The Lurker at the Threshold by H.P. Lovecraft & August Derleth
Unknown Masterpieces: Writers Rediscover Literature’s Hidden Classics
Tales from Earthsea by Ursula K. LeGuin
Dream Jungle by Jessica Hagedorn
Charlie Chan is Dead: An Anthology of Contemporary Asian American Fiction
The Gangster of Love by Jessica Hagedorn
Till We Have Faces: A Myth Retold by C.S. Lewis
The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
Novelties & Souvenirs: Collected Short Fiction by John Crowley
Wizards: Magical Tales from the Masters of Modern Fantasy (HB)
The Magic Toyshop by Angela Carter
Nights at the Circus by Angela Carter
The Collector’s Edition of Victorian Lesbian Erotica
The Oyster Volumes I & II (Victorian Erotica)
Cosmicomics by Italo Calvino
The Atrocity Archives by Charles Stross
The Mammoth Book of Golden Age Science Fiction
The Mammoth Book of Best New Erotica Vol. 5
The Mammoth Book of New Terror (Edited by Stephen Jones)
Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf (2005)
The Cat Inside by William Burroughs
Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats by T.S. Eliot
Walking the Black Cat: Poems by Charles Simic
In Praise of Mortality: Selections from Rainer Maria Rilke
Neruda: On the blue shore of silence – Poems of the sea (HB)

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The Black Arts by Richard Cavendish
Secret Messages: Concealment Codes & Other Types of Ingenious Communication (HB)
The Best of Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader
The Mammoth Encyclopedia of the Unsolved by Colin & Damon Wilson
The Mammoth Book of Eyewitness World War I
The Lost Blogs: From Jesus to Jim Morrison
Mathematical Circus by Martin Gardner
The Little Book of Conspiracies: 50 Reasons to Be Paranoid
Clever Maids: The Secret History of The Grimm Fairy Tales by Valerie Paradiz
Confessions of an Economic Hit Man by John Perkins
The Creative Brain: The Science of Genius by Nancy C. Andreasen
Twinkie, Deconstructed by Steve Ettlinger
Walking a Literary Labyrinth: A Spirituality of Reading by Nancy M. Malone
Comfort Me with Apples by Ruth Reichl
The Theory of Almost Everything by Robert Oerter
Chance: A Guide to Gambling, Love, the Stock Market…
Book Finds by Ian C. Ellis (Updated 3rd Edition, 2006)
Best Food Writing 2003 (edited by Holly Hughes)
Chasing Science: Science as Spectator Sport by Frederik Pohl

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Winner of the Signed A Cook’s Tour book!

Congratulations to cebukitty! She won a Signed hardbound copy of Anthony Bourdain’s A Cook’s Tour!

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Thank you again to Kitchencow.com for hosting the contest.

Signed Book Giveaway – A Cook’s Tour by Anthony Bourdain (Hardbound)

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Avalon.ph, in anticipation of our upcoming 10th year online, is giving away a Signed Hardbound copy of Anthony Bourdain’s A Cook’s Tour!

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The contest will run up to January 14, 2008. Check out local food blog: bento, restos & recipes at http://www.kitchencow.com for contest details.

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Welcome 2009!

Welcome 2009

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