The following books are listed in roughly the order they were published, starting with the most recent. Click the covers for additional information.
Editing Made Easy
Simple rules for effective writing
Would you like to improve your writing skills? Editing Made Easy is a quick, easy-to-read book that will help you communicate clearly and professionally ...
Reclaiming the American Way of Death
Josh Slocum and Lisa Carlson are the two most prominent advocates of consumers dealing with the death industry. Here they combine efforts to inform consumers of their rights and propose long-needed legal reforms ...
Journeys into the Great Northern Ocean
From the fiords of northern Labrador to the ice fields of western Greenland
and the fishing villages of the Faroe Isles, best-selling author and
lifelong sailor Myron Arms chronicles two-and-a-half decades...
Why the Wind Blows
A History of Weather and Global Warming
From the co-author of Why Buildings Fall Down and Why the
Earth Quakes (Norton) comes another fascinating look at
practical science. This time it's the science of
About the House with Henri de Marne
How to Maintain, Repair, Upgrade, and Enjoy Your Home
This is a complete manual for homeowners. When things go
wrong, or when you are ready to remodel, you need expert
advice. Henri de Marne is one of America's best known and
most trusted expe...
Savvy Woman's Guide to Owning a Home
How to Care For, Improve, and Maintain Your Home
In this book, learn: how your house works; how to turn on
and off the power, water, fuels and what to do in an
emergency when something goes wrong, who to call to fix the
Servants of the Fish
A Portrait of Newfoundland after the Great Cod Collapse
As the last of the northern cod disappeared from the
fishing banks of eastern North America during the waning
years of the 20th century, more than just fish faced the
threat of extinction. I...
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Upper Access had never published a work of fiction before,
but when we read this manuscript, we couldn't resist
it. It's one of those powerful stories that you can't put
down, and people wh...
Purple Sun - Copy with Scuffed
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Such Men are Dangerous
The Fanatics of 1692 and 2004
Most Americans, of course, would like to think that our
modern-day leaders are more enlightened than the
witch-hunting Puritans of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. But
are they? Is it possible ...
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Nature's Ritalin for the Marathon
Nurturing Your ADHD Child with Exercise
ADHD is a childhood epidemic. By some estimates, 5 percent
or more of the school-age children in the US have been
diagnosed, and most of them are being treated with powerful
Nature's Ritalin - Copy with Cover
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I Died Laughing
Funeral Education with a Light Touch
This is a very funny book, even though it also includes
some serious consumer information. Lisa Carlson has
collected cartoons, jokes, funny quotations, humorous last
Caring for the Dead
Your Final Act of Love
SORRY, BUT THIS CLASSSIC BOOK IS NOW OUT OF PRINT. FORTUNATELY, THE INFORMATION IT CONTAINED HAS BEEN UPDATED AND ADDED TO IN THE NEWER BOOK "FINAL RIGHTS: RECLAIMING THE AMERICAN WAY OF DEATH."
Dealing Creatively with Death (14th
A Manual of Death Education and Simple Burial
This book is a true classicmore than 300,000 copies
have been sold in its various editions. With every edition,
it has grown and improved. Jessica Mitford, in a foreword
to the book,...
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A Practical Guide to the Process
If it is your job to notify a family that a death has
occurredor is soon expectedhow do you do it
right? Using vivid examples, Leash guides the reader through
this difficult ...
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Signs of Life
A Memoir of Dying and Discovery
"For a nation obsessed with the happy ending, we give
remarkably little thought to our own," writes
journalist Tim Brookes. "Our fictions are full of the
desire to shape these...
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Victims of Memory (2nd Edition)
Sex Abuse Accusations and Shattered Lives
Each year, more than a million Americans are convinced by
their therapists (or by misguided "self-help" books) that
their childhoods were not as happy as they thoughtthat
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A History of the Human Love Affair with Reflection (Sale Price)
As the New York Times pointed out, this book romps through
so many fascinating fields of human knowledge that it seems
like an entire liberal-arts educat...
Letters from the Other Side
With Love, Harry and Helen
Blind since childhood, Mary Blount White was limited in
what she could write. Yet after her brother and sister had
died, she asked her father for a pencil and began to
transcribe messages by...
Herbs of the Earth
A Self-Teaching Guide to Healing Remedies
This book is becoming the herbalist's bible. For the
beginner, it's an outstanding introduction to the
subject. For those who are already knowledgeable, it is a
ready reference and thor...
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Your Low-Tax Dream House
A New Approach to Slashing the Cost of Home Ownership (May have cover scuffs)
This is a small-press classic, first issued in 1989, that
has helped thousands of people to build or remodel better
houses for less money. We've ...