New books by Peace Corps writers — August 2015

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autobio-black-sheep-140Autobiography of a Black Sheep
Eddie James Girdner (India 1968–70)
August, 2015
482 pages
$16.95 (paperback)


historical-ec-malaria-140Historical Ecology of Malaria in Ethiopia: Deposing the Spirits
James C. McCann (Ethiopia 1973–75)
Ohio University Press
June 2015
216 pages
$75.00 (hard cover), $26.40 (paperback), $14.39 (Kindle)


travel-tales-feisty-140Travel Tales of a Feisty Fifty-something: All Roads Lead Home
Joanne  Nussbaum (Mongolia 2010–12)
January 2015
116 pages
$3.99 (Kindle)


how-write-sumner-140How to Write a Novel (a novel)
Melanie Sumner (Senegal 1988–90)
August, 2015
304 pages
$14.95 (paperback), $7.99 (Kindle), $29.95 (MP3 CD)

pc-sierra-leone-me-140The Peace Corps, Sierra Leone, and Me
Norman  Tyler
August, 2015
191 pages
$12.50 (paperback), $3.99 (Kindle)



Ellen Urbani (Guatemala 1991-92)
Forest Avenue Press
August, 2015
304 Pages
$15.95 (paperback), $9.99 (Kindle)


purgatory-gardens-140Purgatory Gardens: A Novel
Peter  Lefcourt (Togo 1962-64)
Skyhorse Publishing
August, 2015
240 pages
$24.99 (hardcover)


no-4-imperial-lane-140No. 4 Imperial Lane
Jonathan Weisman (Guinea Bissau 1988; Philippines 1988–90)
August, 2015
352 pages
$26.00 (hardcover), $12.99 (Kindle), $20.65 (Audible)

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