Browse through the diverse collection of works from our talented alumni authors

How-To/Instructional
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Staying Power: Age-Proof Your Home for Comfort, Safety and Style Rachel Adelson '77 Learn how to make any type of house, apartment or condo a safer, more supportive living space for years to come with this lively new handbook View on Amazon
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How Do You Roo? A Survivor's Pocket Guide To Bonnaroo Tara Groth '05 Learn from festival veterans' inside tips to make the most of your weekend at the modern-day Woodstock known as the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival View on Amazon
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How to Fly Fish for Trout Thomas McCoy '73 Included in the Fish Tales section are true stories outlining strategies, tactics and techniques as well as descriptions of some of my favorite fishing spots View on Amazon
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Nose, Legs, Body! Know Wine Like the Back of Your Hand Len Napolitano '78 Napolitano fits a bounty of information into 50 concise answers to common, yet critical, wine questions and concludes each chapter with hands-on wine tasting exercises to do at home View on Amazon
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The New Rules of Success Gregory Pierre-Louis ' What constitutes New Rules of Success? The answer can be narrowed down to an examination and understanding of the prevailing economic environment and culture View on Amazon
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Safe 4 Retirement: The Four Keys to a Safe Retirement Jack Tatar '81 This book takes a holistic approach to retirement for pre-retirees and retirees. Rather than just focusing on financial matters for retirement, this book explores Financial Preparedness, Health & Wellness, Mental Attitude and Staying Involved View on Amazon
Short Stories and Poetry
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Wanderers Edward Belfar '82 This exquisitely crafted collection includes several stories set in Kenya, offering tantalizing glimpses of life in that troubled but fascinating country beyond the picturesque game parks View on Amazon
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Long Island Noir Kaylie Jones (editor) ' Original stories by: Jules Feiffer, Matthew McGevna, Nick Mamatas, Kaylie Jones, Qanta Ahmed, Charles Salzberg, Reed Farrel Coleman, Tim McLoughlin, Sarah Weinman, JZ Holden, Richie Narvaez, Sheila Kohler, Jane Ciabattari, Steven Wishnia, Kenneth Wishnia, Amani Scipio, and Tim Tomlinson View on Amazon
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By Word of Mouth: Poems from the Spanish, 1916-1959 Jonathon Cohen '72, '79 (editor) ' The first collection of translations of Spanish and Latin American poetry by William Carlos Williams, containing many previously unknown poems View on Amazon
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Death by Active Movement: The Certainty of Life through Poetry Steven T. Licardi '13 Including the award winning poem Early Girl, the author uses the medium of poetry to explore the relationship between life and death, and how peace and beauty can be discovered in the divide between View on Amazon
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One Reflection - Love Poems Daniel Thomas Moran '79 A collection of love poems written by former Suffolk County, New York Poet Laureate, Daniel Thomas Moran excerpted from his seven collections View on Amazon
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A Shed for Wood Daniel Thomas Moran '79 His poems are a travelogue of oddly varied subjects and points of view; faces and places where he engages and acclaims the diverting particulars of living View on Amazon
Science Non-Fiction
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Decision Making in Emergency Medicine: An Evidence-Based Handbook John Arbo (editor) '06 This portable guide to rational clinical decision-making in the challenging and changing world of emergency critical care provides in every chapter a streamlined review of a common problem in critical care medicine, along with evidence-based guidelines and summary tables of landmark literature View on Amazon
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Being an Empowered Patient: An Advocacy Guide Erika Balfour, MD '98 This book offers readers an insightful direction when encountering health related issues including basic medical terms, choosing a doctor, the Affordable Care Act, medical malpractice, and insurance companies View on Amazon
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Freshwater Dinoflagellates of North America Susan Carty '70 Following an introductory section on the biology, morphology, and ecology of freshwater dinoflagellates, the species are presented in a field guide format with distribution maps, written descriptions emphasizing notable features, line drawings, and black-and-white and color micrographs View on Amazon
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Collider: The Search for the Worlds Smallest Particles Paul Halpern '87 An accessible look at the hottest topic in physics and the experiments that will transform our understanding of the universe View on Amazon
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The Biology of Sharks and Rays A. Peter Kimley '70 The Biology of Sharks and Rays is a comprehensive resource on the biological and physiological characteristics of the cartilaginous fishes: sharks, rays, and chimaeras View on Amazon
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Elemental Philosophy: Earth, Air, Fire, and Water As Environmental Ideas David Macauley '94, '98 In tracing changing views of the four elements through the history of ideas, Macauley generates a new vocabulary for and a fresh vision of the environment while engaging the elemental world directly with reflections on their various manifestations View on Amazon
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Why Millions Survive Cancer: The Successes of Science Lauren Pecorino '84 In Why Millions Survive Cancer, Lauren Pecorino illuminates the enormous recent progress in fighting cancer, painting an intriguing portrait of scientific breakthroughs, the leading scientists behind these key discoveries, and the steps that we can all take to reduce our exposure to cancer View on Amazon
Novels
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Marathon Journey, An Achilles Story Stephen Balsamo '94 Marathon Journey, An Achilles Story is an inspirational story about the strength of the human spirit and the hope and possibility that running the distance can provide View on Amazon
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A Vengeful Bid: The First Eliana and Ryan McDougal Novel Claudia Czecsyk '96 Detective Ryan McDougal and his sister, forensic analyst Eliana McDougal, work together in the Bentonville Police Department solving crimes and bringing closure to victims' families. It's not an easy job, but it's one they're good at View on Amazon
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Nevermore, Quoth the Raver: A Ryan and Eliana McDougal Novel Claudia Czecsyk '96 When a teenage boy is found dead outside an abandoned barn in Centerton, Arkansas, Bentonville Police Detective Ryan McDougal has been recruited by his protg Marisol Hernandez-Sullivan to solve the case View on Amazon
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The Myst Clipper Shicaine (Cataclysm) Kerry Forrestal '01 TAmorach was a thriving world until the 'Cataclysm,' rendered it almost uninhabitable. Centuries later, Shicaine captain Nathaniel Gedrick races to save his crew and avert all out war between the zones before a new cataclysm arises. View on Amazon
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Teenie Christopher Grant '93 Christopher Grant makes a stunning literary debut with this warmly told story about friends, family, and finding oneself View on Amazon
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Hope: A Story of Devotion Anthony Morena '83 This debut novel examines how devotion affects the decisions we make; how we extend ourselves for those we love; and how we bend our morals to achieve our goals View on Amazon
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Sweet Song Terry Persun '77 An archetypal American story of self-discovery, set against the turmoil of post-Civil War America, Sweet Song tells the story of the mixed race son of a white landowner and a black house servant View on Amazon
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The Seventh Pleiade Andrew J. Peters ' Atlantis is besieged by violent storms, tremors, and a barbarian army. For sixteen-year-old Aerander, its a calamitous backdrop to his Panegyris, where boys are feted for their passage to manhood View on Amazon
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Medieval Bedazzle Tecoa Washington '95, 97 Join poet-turned-author Tecoa Washington as she mixes together the modern and the medieval, stirring in a bit of Chaucer, Einstein, Homer, Milton, Ovid, and a few others for good measure. View on Amazon
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23 Shades of Black Kenneth Wishnia '96 From her run-down Bronx apartment to the way-out clubs of the Lower East Side, Filomena's investigation leads her to suspect that a group of high-powered corporate executives has turned to murder as a way to protect its bottom line View on Amazon
Biography/Memoir
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Midnight Sun Artic Moon Mary Albanese '77 A young upstate New York woman begins an adventure of a life-time as she moves away from her safe and conventional path to become a geological explorer in Alaska, where she maps remote wilderness areas and journeys to the depths of her own heart View on Amazon
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Mail Call: The Wartime Correspondence of an American Couple 1943-1945 Terri David ' These letters tell the story of one young couple, separated by war but very much in love, who had to keep the tendrils of their life together through daily correspondence View on Amazon
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Life 101: Lessons from a 13 Year Old Father Saladin Davis '07 Life 101 is an autobiographical account of Saladin Davis' fatherhood journey from discovering that he was a father at the age of 13, through graduating college at 23, and subsequently obtaining sole custody of his daughter Lakera at age 26 View on Amazon
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Forget About Today: Bob Dylan's Genius for (Re)invention, Shunning the Naysayers, and Creating a Personal Revolution Jonathan Friedman '77 Jon Friedman offers a new perspective on Dylan's revolutionary and enduring legacy through an intimate look at the mystery behind Dylan's success View on Amazon
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Losing the Dollhouse S. Jane Gari ' Losing the Dollhouse offers a slice of dysfunctional Americana complete with divorce, stepfamilies, eating disorders, mental illness and the search for true love View on Amazon
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Life with an Accent: One Immigrant's Quest to Belong Marilyn Gottlieb '12 With every effort Frank Levy makes, a person, an experience or a story emerges from the past proving that the history any immigrant lives through matters View on Amazon
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To Vietnam in Vain: Memoir of an Irish-American Intelligence Advisor, 1969-1970 Edward A. Hagan '73, 78 American military advisors in South Vietnam came to know their allies personally--as few American soldiers could. In addition to fighting the Viet Cong, advisors engaged in community building projects and local government initiatives. They dealt firsthand with corrupt American and South Vietnamese bureaucracies. Not many advisors would have been surprised to learn that 105mm artillery shells were being sold on the black market to the Viet Cong. Not many were surprised by the North Vietnamese victory in 1975. View on Amazon
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56: Joe DiMaggio and the Last Magic Number in Sports Kostya Kennedy '90 Alongside the story of DiMaggio's dramatic quest, Kennedy deftly examines the peculiar nature of hitting streaks and with an incisive, modern-day perspective gets inside the number itself, as its sheer improbability heightens both the math and the magic of 56 games in a row View on Amazon
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Pete Rose: An American Dilemma Kostya Kennedy '90 Best-selling author Kostya Kennedy delivers an evocative and fascinating re-examination of Pete Rose's life; from his cocky and charismatic early years through his storied playing career to his bitter war against baseball's hierarchy to the man we find today--still incorrigible, still adored by many View on Amazon
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The Eyes of the Lion Cindy Yee Kong '93 Cindy Yee Kong was a normal little girl living a normal, everyday life in Hong Konguntil a crippling genetic disease reshaped not only her body but her sense of self View on Amazon
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From German Cavalry Officer to Reconnaissance Pilot: The World War I History, Memories, and Photographs of Leonhard Rempe, 1914-1921 Paul Rempe '76 Twenty-one-year-old Leonhard Rempe volunteered to serve Germany in 1914. By the time World War One ended, he had seen action on both major fronts, witnessed the war from the back of a horse and the cockpit of plane, and amassed one of the more unique records of anyone in the Kaisers army. From German Cavalry Officer to Reconnaissance Pilot is his remarkable story. View on Amazon
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A Soaring Minaret: Abu Bakr Al-Wasiti and the Rise of Baghdadi Sufism Laury Silvers '91 Presenting Abu Bakr Al-Wsis life and work within the context of the development and spread of Sufism, author Laury Silvers goes on to provide an analysis of his theological perspective on the divine reality View on Amazon
General Non-Fiction
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Animal-Assisted Therapy Donald Altschiller '72 Written for students and general readers, Animal-Assisted Therapy offers a historical overview of the practice of using animals in therapy, detailing its growth and the many ways it is practiced today View on Amazon
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The Psychology of Working: A New Perspective for Career Development, Counseling, and Public Policy David Blustein '74 In this original and major new work, David Blustein places working at the same level of attention for social and behavioral scientists and psychotherapists as other major life concerns, such as intimate relationships, physical and mental health, and socio-economic inequities View on Amazon
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Law Made Fun Through Harry Potter's Adventures: 99 Lessons in Law from the Wizarding World for Fans of All Ages Bradley S. Carroll, Esq. '81 This book explores the intersection of Harry Potter's adventures and the law of our society View on Amazon
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Nevermore, Quoth the Raver: A Ryan and Eliana McDougal NovelGood to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...and Others Dontn Jim Collins '91 How can good companies, mediocre companies, even bad companies achieve enduring greatness? In this book, Collins seeks to give readers the answer to this question View on Amazon
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The Company Town: The Industrial Edens and Satanic Mills That Shaped the American Economy Hardy Green '72, 78 With fascinating profiles of American moguls, The Company Town is a sweeping tale of how the American economy has grown and changed, and how these urban centers have reflected the best and worst of American capitalism View on Amazon
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America 1993: The Great Depression, Lorena Hickok, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Shaping of the New Deal Michael Golay '74 America 1933 reveals Hickoks pivotal contribution to the policies of the New Deal and sheds light on her intense but ill-fated relationship with Eleanor Roosevelt and the forces that inevitably came between them View on Amazon
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Sincerity: How a Moral Ideal Born Five Hundred Years Ago Inspired Religious Wars, Modern Art, Hipster Chic, and the Curious Notion That We All Have Something to Say (No Matter How Dull) R. Jay Magill, Jr. '97 A cultural and intellectual history of sincerity, from its emergence during the Protestant Reformation to its present incarnations and adversaries View on Amazon
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Democracy and Constitutional Politics in Iran: A Weberian Analysis Farshad Malek-Ahmadi, PhD '99 Malek-Ahmadi traces the transformation of Iran from a predominantly Sunni society into a Shiite country in 1501 when the formal interweaving between religion and politics began, exploring the tragic missed opportunity during the Constitutional Movement to separate the two View on Amazon
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Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy Barry Ritholtz '89 This book skillfully explores how the United States evolved from a rugged independent nation to a soft Bailout Nation, where financial firms are allowed to self-regulate in good times, but are bailed out by taxpayers in bad times View on Amazon
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Reading Jane Austen Mona Scheuermann ' Reading Jane Austen explores Mansfield Park, Pride and Prejudice, Emma, and Persuasion against their historical and cultural backdrop to show precisely how Jane Austen sets out the core themes of British morality in her novels View on Amazon
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Between Nihilism and Politics: The Hermeneutics of Gianno Vattimo Brian Schroeder '74 This is the first collection of essays in English that deals directly with the philosophy of Gianni Vattimo from a purely critical perspective, further establishing his rightful place in contemporary European philosophy View on Amazon
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Women & Catholocism: Gender, Communion and Authority Phyllis Zagano '79 Award-winning Catholic scholar Phyllis Zagano investigates three distinct situations in the Catholic Church, each pointing to Catholicism's global weak spot: the role of women in the Church View on Amazon

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