Cindi

Cindi lives to read, sell books and write. She enjoys well-written fiction, provocative memoir, poetry, and cultural criticism...and Pulitzer and Nobel prize winners and books in translation. She is also an artist in the mixed media altered book format.


 

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781607747307
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 14th, 2014

Clutter problem? To declutter one’s home or work space is to clean one’s mind of nagging worries, idle distractions and malaise. Less “is” best if what remains is only what's beautiful, inspiring and useful in your environment. Minimizing one’s stuff opens a mental door for clear thought and creativity. This book even changed the way I fold my socks.


When Women Were Birds: Fifty-Four Variations on Voice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250024114
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Published: Picador USA - February 26th, 2013

For anyone who has loved and lost, who loves poetry and poetic prose, who sees beauty in the world... This is a beautiful book. --Cindi


A Sense of Direction: Pilgrimage for the Restless and the Hopeful Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594631498
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 7th, 2013

If you love David Foster Duncan's style you will enjoy this young writer. He takes not one but three (3!) pilgrimages and describes his journey during his 20-something years. My feet hurt after reading about his treks. --Cindi


New Poets of the American West Cover Image
By Lowell Jaeger (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780979518546
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Published: Many Voices Press - December 9th, 2010

We are a poetry-loving community, right? If there is a "Western Voice" in our contemporary poetry, you will discover it as you read this anthology, 478 pages of diverse poems represented by 11 states on this side of the continental divide. The poets are living and actively writing, they come from all walks of life, all ages, nationalities and professions. It is a snapshot of our present and collective poetic experience. Our own Bellingham poet Jim Bertolino is included. You will be mesmerized by this book of many voices; I am. Slow down; sit, read, and reflect. --Cindi


Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679740247
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Published: Vintage Books USA - September 1st, 1992

Terry Tempest Williams is a poet, a naturalist and a memoirist. This is a story that is worth reading over and over; it is haunting and beautiful and satisfying. --Cindi


Homer & Langley Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812975635
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Published: Random House Trade - September 7th, 2010

Quirky, mysterious, humorous and delightful. E.L. Doctorow tells a story of two housebound brothers in a way that introduces history and characters into their cluttered, odd world with a rather colorful result. Currently on the best-seller list. --Cindi


Mountains Beyond Mountains Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812973013
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Published: Random House Trade - August 31st, 2004

This reads like a documentary with heart. It is the story of Dr. Paul Farmer who is not only brilliant, but compassionate in his fight against the global epidemic of drug-resistant TB around the world, especially in the poorest countries, such as Haiti.


Poemcrazy: Freeing Your Life with Words Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780609800980
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Published: Broadway Books - April 1st, 1997

Poetry is playful, it is fun, it is therapy, it is something everyone can learn to write, and this book is a great workbook for the linguistically curious. I refer to it often. --Cindi


The Prospector Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781567923803
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Published: Verba Mundi - November 1st, 2008

Translated from French, Le Clezio leads the reader into another world, off the eastern coast of Africa, and it is unforgettable. Le Clezio is the winner of the 2008 Nobel Prize for Literature.


The Brothers K Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780553378498
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Published: Dial Press - June 1st, 1996

The Highest Tide Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781582346298
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - April 4th, 2006

Year of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780142001431
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Published: Penguin Books - April 30th, 2002

Thirteen Moons Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812967586
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Published: Random House Trade - June 1st, 2007

The Hours Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312305062
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Published: Picador - November 1st, 2002

Angle of Repose Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780141185477
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Published: Penguin Books - December 1st, 2000

Journal of a Solitude Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393309287
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 17th, 1992

The Garden of Evening Mists Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781602861800
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Published: Hachette Books - September 4th, 2012

Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307949332
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Published: Vintage Books - July 10th, 2012

A Tale for the Time Being Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143124870
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Published: Penguin Books - December 31st, 2013

Wolf Hall Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312429980
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Published: Picador USA - August 31st, 2010

The Swerve: How the World Became Modern Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393343403
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 4th, 2012

A History of the World in 6 Glasses Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802715524
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Published: Walker & Company - May 16th, 2006

The Path: What Chinese Philosophers Can Teach Us about the Good Life Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476777832
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 5th, 2016

Cutting for Stone Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780375714368
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Published: Vintage - January 26th, 2010