New books by Peace Corps writers — September 2016

 

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making-love-levitatingMaking Love While Levitating Three Feet in the Air
[short stories]
Jeff  Fearnside (Kazakhstan 2002–04)
Stephen F. Austin University Press
December 2016
200 pages
$18.00 (paperback)

Rick Fordyce (Ghana 1978—80)
Merrimack Media
August 2016
175 page
$14.00 (paperback)

 

softball-snakesSoftball, Snakes, Sausage Flies and Rice: Peace Corps Life in 1960s Sierra Leone
Philip Fretz (Sierra Leone 1967–69)
CreateSpace
2013
148 pages
$5.99 (paperback), $4.99 (Kindle)

everywhere-stories-2Everywhere Stories: Short Fiction from a Small Planet, Volume II
Cliff Garstang (Korea 1976–77), editor and contributor; Mark Brazaitis (Guatemala 1990-93, staff 1995-96), contributor; Pamela Hartmann (South Korea, 1973–75), contributor
Press 53
September 2016
196 pages
$19.95 (paperback)

 

tales-silver-hairedTales of a Silver-Haired Volunteer: Going Far and Giving Back
[traveling and volunteering]
Carole  Howard (staff spouse: Ivory Coast, Togo, Senegal 1972–75)
Gatekeeper Press
May 2016
204 pages
$11.99 (paperback), $5.99 (Kindle)

 

from-freebornFrom Freeborn to Freetown & Back
Patrick R. O’Leary (Sierra Leone 1966–68)
Peace Corps Writers
September 2016
146 pages
$14.95 (paperback), $10.00 (Kindle)

global-geopolitical-powerGlobal Geopolitical Power and African Political and Economic Institutions: When Elephants Fight
John James Quinn (Zaire PCV/ Staff 1983-86)
Lexington Books
December 2015
394 pages
Hardback $110.00; eBook $104.50

tormentTorment
[historical fiction]
Jack Britton Sullivan (Guatemala 1993–96)
self-published
September, 2o16
424 pages
$14.83 (paperback), $4.99 (Kindle)

 

 

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