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Shameless Hussies Book Club

Join the Shameless Hussies Book Club for their discussion of Fingersmith by Sarah Waters! Get 10% off the cover price of the book when you buy it at A Room of One's Own.

In Victorian England, an orphan girl is sent to a country estate to work for-and ultimately woo-its young heiress, on behalf of a mysterious benefactor known as "Gentleman".

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$17.00
ISBN: 9781573229722
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 1st, 2002

Anne Forbes, creator of The Wheels of Time and Place

The Wheels of Time and Place is a set of blank circular journals that you use to explore your home place and the home place in your heart. In creating your own wheels using the blank templates provided, you pay routine attention to cycles of day and night, phases of the moon, passing of the seasons, and your own growth and learning. The Wheels can serve as nature journals, storytelling journals, spiritual journals, or a combination.

Sarah White, Author of Write Your Travel Memoirs

Sarah White is an author and personal historian who believes writing a travel memoir is a spectacular opportunity to practice the craft of creative nonfiction writing. Her book offers five lessons packed with useful information, perfect for a writing workshop or self-study program.

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$12.95
ISBN: 9780984441303
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Published: First Person Productions - March 4th, 2010

Gay Men's Book Club

The Gay Men's Book Club will meet to discuss The Life and Times of Little Richard by Charles White. Get 10% off the cover price of this book when you buy it at Room!
About the book:

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By Charles White, Paul McCartney (Designed by)
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ISBN: 9780306805523
Availability: Special Order
Published: Da Capo Press - March 22nd, 1994

Gay Men's Book Group

The Gay Men's Book Group will meet to discuss Butterfly Boy: Memories of a Chicano Mariposa by Rigoberto Gonzalez. Get 10% off the cover price when you order it at Room!

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ISBN: 9780299219000
Availability: Out of Print
Published: University of Wisconsin Press - June 1st, 2006

Isthmus Green Day Event: Rick Bayless and Bill McKibben

A Room of One's Own will be selling books for two exciting speakers, keynote chef Rick Bayless and author Bill McKibben at the 2010 Isthmus Green Day event on Saturday, April 17th at the Monona Terrace!

Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780805090567
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Times Books - April 13th, 2010

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$37.50
ISBN: 9780061373268
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Published: William Morrow & Company - April 3rd, 2007

Love Over 60: An Anthology of Women's Poems

Join several editors and contributors for a reading celebrating the release of this exciting new anthology!

Robin Chapman, co-editor of the anthology, is author of six books of poetry, most recently Abundance, recipient of the Cider Press Review Book Award. She also co-edited the anthology On Retirement: 75 Poems.

Chicks Dig Time Lords Reading: Carole Barrowman, Lynne Thomas, & Tara O'Shea

Join contributor Carole Barrowman (co-author with brother John Barrowman of Anything Goes and I Am What I Am) and editors Lynne M. Thomas and Tara O'Shea for a reading and book signing of the brand new collection Chicks Dig Time Lords: A Celebration of Doctor Who By the Women Who Love It!

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By Various
$14.95
ISBN: 9781935234043
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Published: Mad Norwegian Press - March 15th, 2010

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ISBN: 9781843173335
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Michael O'Mara Books - March 1st, 2009

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ISBN: 9781843173793
Availability: Backordered
Published: Michael O'Mara Books - November 15th, 2009

S. Bear Bergman, Author of Nearest Exit May Be Behind You

The UW-Madison LGBT Campus Center is bringing author S. Bear Bergman to campus, and Room is hosting hir for a reading and book signing!

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$18.95
ISBN: 9781551522647
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - October 1st, 2009

Shameless Hussies Book Club

The Shameless Hussies Book Club will discuss The Heretic's Daughter by Kathleen Kent. Get 10% off your copy of the book club pick when you buy it at Room!

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$15.00
ISBN: 9780316024495
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Published: Back Bay Books - October 1st, 2009

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