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Space A Memoir

By: Kercheval, Jesse Lee

Price: $18.40

Publisher: North Carolina, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 004445

ISBN: 1565121465

Condition: Near Fine in As New dust jacket


The book is slightly cocked. ; Looking back at a time when America was on the brink of all the big changes coming by way of Apollo 11, The Feminine Mystique, and the Vietnam War, this high-spirited memoir focuses on what it was like back then - for a girl. The author opens her story in 1966 when she was a precocious ten-year-old whose family moved from Washington, D. C. To Cocoa, Florida. Bedroom community to the rocket launchers, Cocoa was a town rising out of a swamp. ... View more info

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Mississippi Sissy

By: Sessums, Kevin

Price: $10.12

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 004454

ISBN: 0312341016

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Very light wear is noted at the corners and spine ends. ; The American South of the 1960s was no place to be different, much less a freak. Back then, boys grew up to become football heroes and marry perfect Southern belles. As for music, you never sang anything in public other than a hymn. But Kevin Sessums knew he was different. His hero was Arlene Francis. He knew the lyrics to Broadway shows tunes as well as he knew the Baptist hymnal. His parents died by the time he ... View more info

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Ali in Wonderland And Other Tall Tales

By: Wentworth, Ali

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2013

Edition: Unknown

Seller ID: 004389

ISBN: 0061998583

Condition: New


1" black remainder mark on the bottom. ; Ali, who rebelled against her blue-blood upbringing, takes us through the looking glass from her childhood among Washington's elite and a stint in a New England prep school to her days doing L. A. Sketch comedy alongside Will Farrell and Lisa Kudrow. Throughout is her mother, Muffie, a flawlessly elegant, no-nonsense force of nation with pure WASP convictions. Married to George Stephanopoulos, this memoir is a delightful look ... View more info