Recent books by Peace Corps writers — January 2002

    The Shattered Pearl
    (Novel)
    By Sara Armstrong (Uganda 1966–68)
    Trafford Publishing, $14.00
    200 pages
    January 2002

    Homer's Whip
    by Don Christians (PC staff: Ethiopia 1967–70, Dominican Republic 1970–72)
    Creative Arts Book Co., $14.95
    November, 2001

    What There Is
    (Poems)
    by Christopher Conlon (Botswana 1988–90)
    The Argonne House Press, $8.00
         P.0. Box 21069
         Washington, DC 20009
    38 pages

    Orphan Quest
    by Nicole DeCanio (Ghana 2000–  )
    Lightning Source, $31.99
    200 pages
    2000

    The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins:
    An Illuminating History of Mr. Waterhouse Hawkins, Artist and Lecturer
    Named a 2002 Caldecott Honor Book (Children 4–8)
    by Barbara Kerley (Nepal 1981–83), illustrated by Brian Selznick
    Scholastic, $16.95
    48 pages
    October, 2001

    Dick McNabb, Private Dick
    (reissue)
    by John McCafferty (Russia 1996–98)
    McSeas Books, $7.00
         1532 Santa Rosa Aveune
         Santa Barbara, CA 93109
    195 pages
    2001

    Tales from the Jungel
     . . . a gringa in Nicaragua
    by Rachael Tyng McClennen (Nicaragua 1996–98)
    Amigos de las Americas, $15.00
         P.0. Box 30129
         Seattle, Washington 98103-0129
    35 pages
    2001

    For the Good of Mankind:
    A History of the People of Bikini and their Islands
    (Second Edition)
    by Jack Niedenthal (Marshall Islands 1981–84)
    Bravo Publishers, $16.99
    300 pages
    September, 2001

    Ka-hala-o-puna, ka u'i o Manoa: The Beauty of Manoa
    (Children 9–12)
    by James Rumford (Chad 1971–74; Afghanistan 1974–75)
    Honolulu: Manoa Press, $12.95
    32 pages
    June, 2001

    Traveling Man: The Journey of Ibn Battuta, 1325–1354
    (Children 4-8)
    by James Rumford (Afghanistan 1971–75)
    Houghton Mifflin, $16.00
    40 pages
    September, 2001

    Love Her Madly
    by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith (Cameroon 1965–67)
    Henry Holt, $25.00
    307 pages
    January 2002

    The Land
    by Mildred Taylor (Ethiopia 1965–67)
    Recipient of 2002 Coretta Scott King Award (Children 9–12)
    Phyllis Fogelman Books, $17.99
    373 pages
    Sepetmber, 2001

    Criminal Procedure: Constitution and Society
    (3rd edition)
    by Marvin Zalman (Nigeria 1966–68)
    Prentice Hall, $69.33
    528 pages
    2001

    Moses in Sinai
    by Simone Zelitch (Hungary 1991–93)
    Black Heron Press, $23.95
    370 pages
    December, 2001

    West Africa
    (Indigenous People of Africa, Children)
    by Tony Zurlo (Nigeria 1964–66)
    Lucent Books, $27.45
    September, 2001