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Anthony De Sa

latest book at your library by this author Kicking the Sky »

Anthony De Sa grew up in Toronto's Portuguese community. His short fiction has been published in several North American literary magazines. Anthony's first book, Barnacle Love, was critically acclaimed and became a finalist for the 2008 Scotiabank Giller Prize and the 2009 Toronto Book Award. Anthony's new novel, Kicking the Sky, is set in 1977, the year a twelve-year-old shoeshine boy named...

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Cooking, Food & Wine

Brendan Brazier

latest book at your library by this author Thrive Energy Cookbook: 150 Plant-Based Whole Food Recipes »

Brendan Brazier is the bestselling author of The Thrive Diet (Penguin, 2007), a former professional Ironman triathlete, and the creator of an award-winning line of whole food nutritional products called Vega. He is also a two-time Canadian 50km Ultra Marathon Champion.Brendan is recognized as one of the world's foremost authorities on plant-based nutrition for athletes. In an online Cornell University...

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Bernd Heinrich

latest book at your library by this author The Homing Instinct: Meaning and Mystery in Animal Migration »

Bernd Heinrich is a biologist and author of numerous books on the natural world. He lives in Richmond, VT, and in a cabin in the forests of western Maine.

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Tess Masters

Australian-born Tess Masters is a cook, writer, actor, and voiceover artist. She shares super easy recipes on theblendergirl.com.Tess's easygoing approach has made her a go-to personality for discerning eaters looking for healthy fast food that is easy, delicious, and fun.As a presenter and recipe developer, Tess collaborates with leading food, culinary, and lifestyle brands. She has been featured...

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Nick Trout

latest book at your library by this author Dog Gone, Back Soon »

Nick Trout graduated from veterinary school at the University of Cambridge in 1989. He is a Diplomate of the American and European Colleges of Veterinary Surgeons and is a staff surgeon at the prestigious Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston. He is the author of two books, the New York Times bestseller Tell Me Where It Hurts and Love is the Best Medicine and is a contributing columnist for The Bark...

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Ann Weisgarber

latest book at your library by this author The Promise »

Ann Weisgarber lives in Sugar Land, Texas, and is a graduate of Wright State University and the University of Houston. While on a camping vacation at the Badlands National Park in South Dakota, Ann visited a sod dugout. The floors were dirt, and in the kitchen a path had been worn around the cookstove. Someone, Ann realized, had worked at the cookstove day after day. On that same vacation, she stopped...

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Shannon Stacey

latest book at your library by this author Taken with You »

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Shannon Stacey lives with her husband and two sons in New England, where her two favorite activities are writing stories of happily ever after and riding her four-wheeler. From May to November, the Stacey family spends their weekends on their ATVs, making loads of muddy laundry to keep Shannon busy when she's not at her computer. She prefers writing to laundry,...

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Robin D. Owens

latest book at your library by this author Ghost Seer »

http://www.robindowens.com RITA Winner (Oscars of Romance) 2002 for HeartMate. Heart Thief out 06/03/03, Heart Duel out 04/04, Heart Choice 7/05, Heart Quest 8/06. Creativity exercises, affirmations on my website. I am a serious writer of 10 years, past President and contest chair of Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers. My most pressing interest in the craft of writing is CREATIVITY. My book, HeartMate,...

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Brenda Novak

latest book at your library by this author Come Home to Me »

Brenda Novak BioIt was a shocking experience that jump-started Brenda Novak's career as a bestselling author--she caught her day-care provider drugging her children with cough syrup to get them to sleep all day. That was when Brenda decided she needed to quit her job as a loan officer and help make a living from home."When I first got the idea to become a novelist, it took me five years to teach...

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