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Naked Babies

By: Kelsh, Nick; Quindlen, Anna

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Penguin Studio: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2198694

ISBN: 0670868809

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by Anna Quindlen (Author). Pages very lightly toned.Near Fine. 1996 Large Hardcover. 111 pp. A photographer attempts to capture the perfection of babies, from the swirl of a cowlick to the smoothness of skin on a neck, while the Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and author muses on moments like a baby's first steps.Keywords: NICK KELSH ANNA QUINDLEN NAKED BABIES ART PHOTOGRAPHY FIRST EDITION SIGNED View more info

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The Tree That Came to Stay

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197042

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 1992 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. A children's picture book by the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and novelist. Illustrations by Nancy Carpenter.A family finds a way to preserve the feeling of Christmas into the new year by filling a basket with the pine needles from the Christmas tree.Keywords: CHILDREN FICTION PICTURE BOOKS CHRISTMAS TREE HOLIDAY ANNA QUINDLEN TREE THAT CAME TO STAY PULITZER PRIZE WINNER SIGNED FIRST EDITION HOLIDAYS View more info

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Miller's Valley: A Novel

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Random House: 2017

Seller ID: 2206889

ISBN: 0812985907

Condition: Fine


An exceptional copy. 2017 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 263 pp. For generations the Millers have lived in Miller’s Valley. Mimi Miller tells about her life with intimacy and honesty. As Mimi eavesdrops on her parents and quietly observes the people around her, she discovers more and more about the toxicity of family secrets, the dangers of gossip, the flaws of marriage, the inequalities of friendship and the risks of passion, loyalty, and love. Home, as Mimi begins to realize, can be “a place where it’s just as easy to feel lost as it is to feel content.... View more info

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Blessings: A Novel

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2003

Seller ID: 2204842

Condition: Near Fine


Minor light general wear. 2003 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 237 pp. Blessings, the bestselling novel by the author of Black and Blue, One True Thing, Object Lessons, and A Short Guide to a Happy Life, begins when, late at night, a teenage couple drives up to the estate owned by Lydia Blessing and leaves a box. In this instant, the world of the estate called Blessings is changed forever. The story of Skip Cuddy, the Blessings caretaker, who finds a baby asleep in that box and decides he wants to keep her, and of matriarch Lydia Blessing, who, for her own reaso... View more info

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A Short Guide to a Happy Life

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Random House: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2275960

ISBN: 0375504613

Condition: Fine


First edition. A fine copy. 2000 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 50 pp. “Life is made of moments, small pieces of silver amidst long stretches of tedium. It would be wonderful if they came to us unsummoned, but particularly in lives as busy as the ones most of us lead now, that won’t happen. We have to teach ourselves now to live, really live . . . to love the journey, not the destination.” In this treasure of a book, Anna Quindlen, the bestselling novelist and columnist, reflects on what it takes to “get a life”—to live deeply every day and from your own ... View more info

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Black and Blue: A Novel

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282359

ISBN: 0375500510

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 293 pp. In Black and Blue, Fran Benedetto tells a spellbinding story: how at nineteen she fell in love with Bobby Benedetto, how their passionate marriage became a nightmare, why she stayed, and what happened on the night she finally decided to run away with her ten-year-old son and start a new life under a new name. Living in fear in Florida--yet with increasing confidence, freedom, and hope--Fran unravels the complex threads of family, identity, and desire that sha... View more info

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Imagined London: A Tour of the World's Greatest Fictional City (National Geographic Directions)

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $35.00

Publisher: National Geographic: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282373

ISBN: 0792265610

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 162 pp. Anna Quindlen first visited London from a chair in her suburban Philadelphia home—in one of her beloved childhood mystery novels. She has been back to London countless times since, through the pages of books and in person, and now, in Imagined London, she takes her own readers on a tour of this greatest of literary cities. While New York, Paris, and Dublin are also vividly portrayed in fiction, it is London, Quindlen argues, that has always been the st... View more info

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Loud and Clear

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282374

ISBN: 1400061121

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxv, 288 pp. With her trademark insight and her special ability to convey the impact public events have on ordinary lives, Quindlen here combines commentary on American society and the world at large with reflections on being a woman, a writer, and a mother. In these pieces, first written for Newsweek and The New York Times, Loud and Clear takes on topics ranging from social change to raising children, from the political and emotional aftermath of September 11 t... View more info

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Being Perfect

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282375

ISBN: 0375505490

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 48 pp. A few times in your life, someone will tell you something so right, so deeply true that it changes you forever. That is what Anna Quindlen, author of the timeless bestseller A Short Guide to a Happy Life, does here. In Being Perfect, she shares wisdom that, perhaps without knowing it, you have longed to hear: about “the perfection trap,” the price you pay when you become ensnared in it, and the key to setting yourself free. Quindlen believes that when your... View more info

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A Short Guide to a Happy Life

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Random House: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282376

ISBN: 0375504613

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 2000 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 50 pp. In this treasure of a book, Anna Quindlen, the bestselling novelist and columnist, reflects on what it takes to “get a life”—to live deeply every day and from your own unique self, rather than merely to exist through your days. “Knowledge of our own mortality is the greatest gift God ever gives us,” Quindlen writes, “because unless you know the clock is ticking, it is so easy to waste our days, our lives.” Her mother died when Quindlen was ninete... View more info

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How Reading Changed My Life (Library of Contemporary Thought)

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Ballantine Publishing Group: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282377

ISBN: 0345422783

Condition: Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1998 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 84 pp. A recurring theme throughout Anna Quindlen's How Reading Changed My Life is the comforting premise that readers are never alone. There was waking, and there was sleeping. And then there were books, she writes, a kind of parallel universe in which anything might happen and frequently did, a universe in which I might be a newcomer but never really a stranger. My real, true world. Later, she quotes editor Hazel Rochman: Reading makes i... View more info

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Object Lessons: A Novel

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282378

ISBN: 0394569652

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1991 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 262 pp. Author's first novel. It is the 1960s, in suburban New York City. Maggie and her family, are in the thrall of her powerful grandfather Jack Scanlan. In the summer of her twelfth year, Maggie is despertately trying to master the object lessons her grandfather fills her head with. But there is too much going on to concentrate. Everything at home is in upheaval, her grandfather is changing, and Maggie is unsure if what she wants is worth having.... View more info

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One True Thing: A Novel

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282379

ISBN: 067940712X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 289 pp. Inspiration for the film starring Meryl Streep and Renee Zellweger. Ellen Gulden is enjoying her career as a successful magazine writer in New York City when she learns that her mother, Kate, is dying of cancer. Ellen’s father insists that she quit her job and return home to become a caregiver. A high-powered career woman, Ellen has never felt she had much in common with her mother, a homemaker and the heart of their family. Yet as Ellen begins to spen... View more info

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Thinking Out Loud: On the Personal, the Political, the Public and the Private

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282380

ISBN: 0679407111

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A nice copy. 1993 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxviii, 287 pp. Thinking out loud is what Anna Quindlen does best. A syndicated columnist with her finger on the pulse of women's lives, and her heart in a place we all share, she writes about the passions, politics, and peculiarities of Americans everywhere. From gays in the military, to the race for First Lady, to the trials of modern motherhood and the right to choose, Anna Quindlen's views always fascinate. View more info