Recent books by Peace Corps writers: May 2008

Strolling in Macau: A Visitor's Guide to Macau, Taipa, and Coloane
by Steven K. Bailey (Poland 1993–95); with photographs by Jill C. Witt
Things Asian Press
March 2007
205 pages
$14.95

Belize
(Moon Handbooks; 7th edition)
by Joshua Berman (Nicaragua 1998–2000)
Avalon Travel Publishing
September 2007
340 pages
$17.95

The Compound
(post-apocalyptic thriller)
by S. A. Bodeen [Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen (Tanzania 1989–90)]
Feiwel and Friends
May 2008
256 pages
$16.95

Disturbance-Loving Species
A Novella and Stories
by Peter Chilson (Niger 1985–87)
Houghton Mifflin Co., Mariner Original
August 2007
229 pages
$13.95

Midnight on Mourn Street
(novel)
by Christopher Conlon (Botswana 1988–90)
Earthling Publications
May 2008
220 pages
$16.00

The Caddie Who Played with Hickory
(novel)
by John Coyne (Ethiopia 1962–64)
JohnCoyneBooks.com
Thomas Dunne Books
May 2008
336 pages
$24.95

Buzkashi Riders
by Ronaldo Dizon (Afghanistan 1971–73)
Lulu Press
May 2007
321 pages
$26.00

Irish Walled Towns
by John Givens (Korea 1967–69)
The Liffey Press
May 2008
270 pages
$54.95

A Guide to Dublin Bays
Mirror to the City

by John Givens (Korea 1967–69)
The Liffey Press
April 2007
286 pages
$29.95

The Impenetrable Forest
by Thor Hanson (Uganda 1993–95)
(revised second edition)
1500 Books
July 2008
280 pages
$24.95

West of Last Chance
(photos and text)
by Peter Brown and Kent Haruf (1965–67)
W.W. Norton & Company
January 2008
256 pages
$49.95

Open Windows III
edited by Matthew Davis
Christopher Huh (Niger 1994–97), contributor
Ghost Road Press
April 2008
156 pages
$15.95

Travel Wise
How to Be Safe, Savvy and Secure Abroad

by Ray Leki (Nepal 1979-81; staff: 1988-90, Pakistan 1990)
Intercultural Press
June 2008
224 pages
$22.95

Land of Smiles
by A. A. Maytree
pseudonym of Michael Schmicker (Thailand 1969-72)
iUniverse
January 2008
278 pages
$20.95

Caldron of Fire
(Fiction)
by Laren Metzer (Korea 1976–78)
Lulu
2007
192 pages
$8.37

Hanging by a Thread
Cotton, Globalization, and Poverty in Africa

edited by William G. Moseley (Mali 1987–89) and Leslie C. Gray
Ohio University Press
April 2008
304 pages
$24.00

Taking Sides
Clashing Views on African Issues

(3rd edition)
by William G. Moseley (Mali 1987–89)
McGraw-Hill/Dushkin
March 2008
416 page
$30.31

Predator
Life and Death in the African Bush
by Mark C. Ross (Kenya 1977–  ) and David Reesor
Harry N. Abrams
May 2007
207 pages
$35.00

Two Years In Poland
And Other Stories
by Lawrence Brane Siddall (Poland 1997–99)
LawrenceSiddall.com
Pelham Springs Press
May 2008
252 pages
$16.95

The Book of Sleep
(Poetry)
by Eeanor Stanford (Cape Verde 1998–2000)
Carnegie Mellon Press,
January 2008
72 pages
$14.9

Death Will Get You Sober
by Elizabeth Zelvin (Cote d'Ivoire 1964–66)
St. Martin's Minotaur
April 2008
272 pages
$23.95