Recent books by Peace Corps writers 9/2006

    The Punishment of Virtue
    Inside Afghanistan After the Taliban

    by Sarah Chayes (Morocco 1984–86)
    Penguin Press
    August 2006
    400 pages
    $25.95

    Letters from Bulgaria
    An Older PCV Writes Back to the States
    by Rel Davis (Bulgaria 2001–03)
    Sloan-Davis Publishing
    August 2006
    233 pages
    $14.00

    Crossing Cultures
    Memoirs of a Travlin’ Man
    by Galen Spencer Hull (Malawi 1964-66)
    BookSurge,
    September 2006
    604 pages
    $27.99

    Landsberg’s Law
    A Journey of Discovery

    by Mark Landsberg (Iran 1964-66)
    Morris Publishing
    2006
    281 pages,
    $10.00

    Cures Include Travel
    (Poems)
    by Susan Rich (Niger 1984–86)
    White Pine Press
    September 2006
    106 pages
    $14.00

    The 5 Secrets of Marriage from the Heart
    by Jack Rosenblum (Costa Rica 1962–64)
    and Corinne Dugas
    Tate Publishing
    July 2006
    168 pages
    $12.95

    The Ravaging Tide
    Strange Weather, Future Katrinas, and the Coming Death of America’s Coastal Cities

    by Mike Tidwell (Zaire 1985–87)
    Simon & Schuster
    September 2006
    196 pages
    $24.00

    Eats, Shoots & Leaves
    Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference!
    (Ages 4–8)
    by Lynne Truss
    Illustrator Bonnie Timmons (Kenya 1976-78)
    Putnam Juvenile,
    July 2006
    32 pages
    $15.00

    From Binge to Blackout
    A Mother and Son Struggle with Teen Drinking
    by Chris Volkmann and
    Toren Volkmann (Paraguay 2003)
    New American Library Trade
    August 2006
    432 pages
    $15.00

    Soldiers in Hiding
    by Richard Wiley (Korea 1967-69)
    (new edition with preface by the author
    and introduction by Wole Soyinka)
    Winner of the 1987 PEN/Faulkner Award
    Hawthorne Rediscovery
    September 2006
    205 pages
    $14.95

    Syria in the News
    Past, Present, and Future
    (Middle East Nations in the News)
    (ages 9–12)
    by Tony Zurlo (Nigeria 1964–66)
    Enslow Publishers
    September 2006
    128 pages
    $33.27