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The Witch of Hebron: A World Made by Hand Novel
by James Howard Kunstler
Renowned social commentator and best-selling author James Howard Kunstler’s sequel to World Made by Hand, expands on his vision of post-oil society in America in this “suspenseful, darkly amusing story with touches of the fantastic in the mode of Washington Irving” (Booklist). In the tiny hamlet of Union Grove, New York, the...
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Categories: Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction
World Made by Hand: A Novel
by James Howard Kunstler
In The Long Emergency celebrated social commentator James Howard Kunstler explored how the terminal decline of oil production, combined with climate change, had the potential to put industrial civilization out of business. In World Made by Hand , an astonishing work of speculative fiction, Kunstler brings to life what America might...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction; Science
Too Much Magic: Wishful Thinking, Technology, and the Fate of the Nation
by James Howard Kunstler
James Howard Kunstler’s critically acclaimed and best-selling The Long Emergency , originally published in 2005, quickly became a grassroots hit, going into nine printings in hardcover. Kunstler’s shocking vision of our post-oil future caught the attention of environmentalists and business leaders alike, and stimulated widespread...
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Categories: Economics; Science; Social Sciences
Maggie Darling: A Modern Romance
by James Howard Kunstler
She's the goddess of hearth and home, America's millionaire media maven of domesticity, Connecticut's most dazzling hostess, and everything in her world is perfect-except that Maggie Darling's picture-book life has suddenly gone off the rails. Amid the extravagant trappings of a Christmas Eve bash, she spies her swinish stockbroker...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction
The Long Emergency: Surviving the End of Oil, Climate Change, and Other Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Cent
by James Howard Kunstler
A controversial hit that sparked debate among businessmen, environmentalists, and bloggers, The Long Emergency by James Howard Kunstler is an eye-opening look at the unprecedented challenges we face in the years ahead, as oil runs out and the global systems built on it are forced to change radically.
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Categories: Politics & Government
Johnny Appleseed (Rabbit Ears: A Classic Tale (Spotlight))
by James Kunstler
This is the touching story of the benevolent naturalist who roamed the Ohio valley in the early 1800s, planting apple orchards, making friends, and spreading goodwill along his way. Known to early settlers as a gentle soul with a reverence for all life, Johnny never missed a chance to save an abandoned animal or to savor a delicious...
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Categories: All Children's Lit
Annie Oakley (Rabbit Ears: A Classic Tale (Spotlight))
by James Kunstler
Double Tap to Zoom. She was an angel in buckskin on a big spotted horse. With two six guns blazin’, Annie Oakley was the star of Buffalo Bill Cody’s famous Wild West Show for almost 20 years. Your entire family will enjoy this spirited tale of a talented frontier woman whose sharp-shooting exploits brought her international fame....
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Categories: All Children's Lit
An Embarrassment of Riches
by James Howard Kunstler
A picaresque novel of the American West in 1803. An historical comedy about two bumbling botanists sent into the southern wilderness by Thomas Jefferson to look for something that isn't there. A novel in the spirit of Lewis and Clark (who make cameo appearences). Replete with wild Indians, river pirates, the kidnapped son of King...
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Categories: All Historical Fiction
Davy Crockett (Rabbit Ears: a Classic Tale)
by James Kunstler
Double Tap to Zoom. Half-alligator and half-snapping turtle, with a touch of earthquake thrown in, Davy Crockett is the ultimate American backwoods legend. This lively tale follows the original ring-tailed roarer of the western woods through a series of outlandish adventures, including the Battle of the Alamo, where he literally brags...
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Categories: All Children's Lit
Blood Solstice
by James Howard Kunstler
Grover Graft, 29, investigative reporter for the Times-Herald of Albany, N.Y. is the chatty narrator-hero of this thriller--which centers on a fiendish religious cult. Grover, despite resistance from his stodgy bosses at the "rag," keeps digging into the doings of a local cult called the Children of Abraham--especially when a suburban...
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Categories: Unknown
Manhattan Gothic (The Jeff Greenaway Tales Book 1)
by James Howard Kunstler
“…amongst their own kind, children are the world’s most thoroughgoing skeptics.” But not eleven-year-old Jeff Greenaway. When his parents suddenly come into possession of hard-to-get tickets to the smash musical How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, but can’t find a babysitter, Jeff ventures out in the Manhattan...
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Categories: Unknown
Aladdin (Rabbit Ears: A Classic Tale (Spotlight))
by James Kunstler
All the magic of a faraway time and place are captured in this enchanting tale about a young rogue and the genie who helps him win the love of the Sultan’s daughter. This artful interpretation of Aladdin’s quest is faithful to the classic story from “A Thousand and One Nights” that’s been entertaining audiences for thousands of...
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Categories: All Children's Lit
The Wampanaki Tales
by James Howard Kunstler
A mordant novel set in a summer camp for boys in the early 1960s, the days of President Kennedy, Mickey Mantle’s Yankees, doo-wop music on the radio, and boys gone feral in the New Hampshire woods. Boarding a magical Pullman train, Leon Blumberg and his bunkmates at Camp Wampanaki leave civilization behind in New York City. Their...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction
Thunder Island
by James Howard Kunstler
In this coming-of-age novel, set in the summer of 1967, 17-year-old Andy Newmark graduates from high school and lands a job at a run down beach club on the famous barrier island east of New York City. It’s the legendary “summer of love” in the USA with the Vietnam War ramping up in the background and on Thunder Island it’s all...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction
The Life of Byron Jaynes
by James Howard Kunstler
This panoramic novel about a sixties rock and roll superstar, Byron Jaynes, is set against a vast sweep of the hippie cultural revolution and its clash with the political establishment of the day. Rick Sears is a former Rolling Stone staff writer living on a lake in a remote New Hampshire town. In a chance encounter, he discovers that...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction
A Christmas Orphan (The Jeff Greenaway Series Book 2)
by James Howard Kunstler
Two days before Christmas, eons ago in 1962, eleven-year-old Jeff Greenaway overhears his parents having an argument in their New York City apartment. Could it be, as his mother declares sarcastically, that he was "an orphan found on the doorstep in a willow basket?" And are these people who claim to be his mother and father actually...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction
The Harrows of Spring: A World Made by Hand Novel (World Made by Hand Novels)
by James Howard Kunstler
From renowned social critic, energy expert, and bestselling author James Howard Kunstler, The Harrows of Spring is a moving and gripping novel that completes the story of the quaint upstate New York town of Union Grove, thrown into a future world that in many ways resembles the nineteenth century. In Union Grove, early spring is a...
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Categories: All Science Fiction; Contemporary Fiction
The Geography of Nowhere: The Rise and Decline of America's Man-made Landscape
by James Howard Kunstler
The Geography of Nowhere traces America's evolution from a nation of Main Streets and coherent communities to a land where every place is like no place in particular, where the cities are dead zones and the countryside is a wasteland of cartoon architecture and parking lots. In elegant and often hilarious prose, Kunstler depicts our...
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Categories: Arts & Photography
Halloween Ball
by James Howard Kunstler
What happens when four guys confront the enormity of being thirty? If it’s Sandy Stern, he worries about the fact that he’s a down-and-out artist about to lose both his apartment and his girl. If it’s Joel Harlowe, a materialistic drug dealer, his charmed life in the fast lane is leading to a dead end. If it’s Edmund Black...
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction
A Safe and Happy Place: A Novel
by James Howard Kunstler
“In the fall of 1967, a schlemiel named Don Bessemer from Short Pump, Virginia, got me pregnant. Well, okay, I got myself pregnant with his assistance. I fell for this superficial clod one rainy October afternoon when we were the only two patrons in a hole-in-the-wall called Café Ludovico off Astor Place. . . .” So begins the...
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Categories: Unknown
A Safe and Happy Place: A Novel
by James Howard Kunstler
“In the fall of 1967, a schlemiel named Don Bessemer from Short Pump, Virginia, got me pregnant. Well, okay, I got myself pregnant with his assistance. I fell for this superficial clod one rainy October afternoon when we were the only two patrons in a hole-in-the-wall called Café Ludovico off Astor Place. . . .” So begins the...
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Categories: Unknown
The Flight of Mehetabel (The Jeff Greenaway Series Book 3)
by James Howard Kunstler
President Kennedy is entertaining some now-forgotten head-of-state in the White House and eleven-year-old Jeff Greenaway and his best friend Bobby Schindler are in New York City entertaining themselves—tossing water balloons, pennies and one Spanish melon off the fifteenth-floor terrace of the Schindler’s apartment building over...
Today's Price: $2.99
Categories: Contemporary Fiction
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