October 2010 Books By Peace Corps Writers

how-cook-crocodile-120How to Cook a Crocodile: A Memoir with Recipes
(Peace Corps memoir)
by Bonnie Lee Black (Gabon 1996–98)
Peace Corps Writers
448 pages
October 2010


Thoreau the Land Surveyor
by Patrick Chura (Lithuania 1992–94)
University Press of Florida
212 pages
October 2010

ruffling-peacocks-feathers-120Ruffling The Peacock’s Feathers: Stories From Village India
by David Howard Day (Kenya 1965–66; India 1967–68)
$34.99 (hardback); $23.99 (paper); $9.99 (e-book)
402 pages
September 2010

longing-wisdom-120A Longing for Wisdom: One Woman’s Conscience and Her Church
by Patricia S. Taylor Edmisten (Peru 1962–64)
$23.95 (cloth); $13.95 (paper)
117 pages
October 2010

okanagan-odyssey-120Okanagan Odyssey: Journeys through Terrain, Terroir and Culture
by Don Gayton (Colombia 1966–68)
Rocky Mountain Books
176 pages
May 2010

man-facing-west-120Man Facing West
by Don Gayton (Colombia 1966–68)
Thistledown Press
170 pages
September 2010

granddauthters-rite-passage-120A Granddaughter’s Rite of Passage: Tales from the McCarthy Era
by Julie Gilgoff (Nicaragua 2002–04)
Allbook Books
174 pages
October 2010

learn-thai-me-120Learn Thai with Me
by RJ Huddy (Morocco 1981–83)
XPat Fiction
224 pages
September 2010

of-permanent-value-120Of Permanent Value: The Story of Warren Buffett — A Trilogy
by Andrew Kilpatrick (India 1965–67)
Andy Kilpatrick Publishing Empire,
2000 pages
April 2010

southern-pies-140Southern Pies: A Gracious Plenty of Pie Recipes from Lemon Chess to Chocolate Pecan
by Nanci McDermott (Thailand 1975–78)
Chronicle Books
168 pages
September 2010

toughing-out-afghanistan-120Toughing It Out in Afghanistan
by Michael E. O’Hanlon (Zaire 1982–84) and Hassina Sherjan
Brookings Institution Press
174 pages
February 2010

skeptics-case-120A Skeptic’s Case For Nuclear Disarmament
by Michael E. O’Hanlon (Zaire 1982–84)
Brookings Institution Press
174 pages
August 2010

secrets-people-never-sick-120The Secrets of People Who Never Get Sick
by Gene Stone (Niger 1974–76)
Workman Publishing
212 pages
October 2010

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