Patricia Ann Owens

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Under Nushagak Bluff

The story will appeal to readers who enjoy regional novels and tales of strong women.
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Cold Country

Fans of regional mysteries will find this delightful.
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A Terrible Thing To Waste: Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind

Recommended for all libraries, especially those with environmental and social and political justice collections. This evocative work will haunt readers long after they’ve finished reading.

The Tale Teller

Hillerman's writing becomes stronger with every new installment in the series, deepening the development of each character. Fans will be intrigued by the intertwining stories that keep them guessing. The picturesque Southwest, as well as the history of the Navajo, come through on each page.
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Rescuing Ladybugs: Inspirational Encounters with Animals That Changed the World

This book will appeal to animal lovers and is a first-rate addition to library environmental and science collections. In addition, teachers can use this book to stimulate zoological, conservation, and geographical discussions.

Walking: One Step at a Time

Recommended for all libraries, especially collections on the environment. The poetic and inspirational words will remind readers of Henry David Thoreau's work by the same name
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The Oasis This Time: Living and Dying with Water in the West

A worthwhile addition for environmental collections that will appeal to readers of regional literature.

The White Darkness

Grann's vivid, descriptive writing together with the passionate reading by Will Patton make this an outstanding listen. A modern-day hero dedicated to a goal is much needed in today's society. ["Solidifies Worsley as one of the great leaders and explorers of the modern age who has pushed the limits of human achievement, while also providing a fresh narrative of Shackleton's accomplishments": LJ 11/15/18 review of the Doubleday hc.]
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Wild Bill: The True Story of the American Frontier's First Gunfighter

Fans of Dodge City and general readers will find this detail-laden volume appealing.

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