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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas|
A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is the best chronicle of drug-soaked, addle-brained, rollicking good times ever committed to the printed page. It is also the tale of a long weekend road trip that has gone down in the annals of American pop culture...
In Defense of Food|
An Eater's Manifesto
This book is as fascinating as all the reviewers keep telling us it is. Michael Pollan doesn't address every angle of every issue, but this book is a great starting point for thinking more critically and carefully about the foods we buy and eat...
The Food of a Younger Land|
A portrait of American food—before the national highway system, before chainrestaurants, and before frozen food, when the nation's food was seasonal, regional, and traditional—from the lost WPA files
During the Great Depression, the WPA hired some of the country's best writers to collect regional recipes that reflected the true American way of eating. Decades later, these files sat unpublished in the Library of Congress. Kurlansky some of the best here, including an early piece by Zora Neale Hurston and a recipe for muskrat stew. —Recommended
School of Fear|
Madeleine, Theo, Lulu and Garrison—each frightfully afraid of something (ghosts, moths, etc.)—are sent to the even more frightening School of Fear, where they will have to learn to cope with their phobias... or else! (For ages 8-12) —Recommended by Jeff