Recent books by Peace Corps writers: July 2008

Off the Deep End
by W. Hodding Carter (Kenya 1984–86)
Algonquin Books
June 2008
209 pages
$21.95

The Last Campaign
Robert F. Kennedy and 82 Days that Inspired America
by Thurston Clarke (Tunisia 1968)
Henry Holt and Company
June 2008
336 pages
$25.00

Danger in the Desert:
True Adventures of a Dinosaur Hunter

(young adult lit)
by Roger Cohen (Mongolia 1996–98)
July 2008
Flying Point Press
189 pages
$6.95

What Would Kinky Do?
How to Unscrew a Screwed-Up World
by Kinky Friedman (Borneo 1967–69)
St. Martin’s Press
June 2008
288 pages
$23.95

A Small Harvest of Pretty Days
by Larry Kimport (Malaysia 1980-82)
Foremost Press
181 pages
2007
$12.95

Inside Outside
A Retiree’s Peace Corps Journal from South Africa
by Sydney Kling (South Africa 2001-03)
DHOT, Inc.
387 pages
2007
$14.00

Jesus Was Arrested in Mexico City
and Missed the Wedding
by Lawrence F. Lihosit (Honduras 1975–77)
A Book Company
2008
93 pages
$16.00

Executive Privilege
(novel)
by Phillip Margolin (Liberia 1966–67)
Harpers
368 pages
June 2008
$25.95

300 Best Stir-Fry Recipes
by Nancie McDermott (Thailand 1975–78)
Robert Rose, Inc.
2007
352 pages
$24.95

Southern Cakes
Sweet and Irresistible Recipes for Everyday Celebrations
by Nancie McDermott (Thailand 1975–78)
Chronicle Books
2007
168 pages
$19.95

The Last Days of Old Beijing
Life in the Vanishing Backstreets of a City Transformed
by Michael Meyer (China 1995–97)
Walker & Company
June 2008
336 pages
$25.95

The French Atlantic Triangle
Literature and Culture of the Slave Trade

by Christopher L. Miller (Zaire 1975–77)
Duke University Press
February 2008
571 pages
$27.95

Bill Owens
(photography)
by Bill Owens (Jamaica 1964–66)
Damiani
March 2008
224 pages
$65.00

Trouble Tree
(novel)
by John Hill Porter (Staff/DC 1970–72)
MacMillan Caribbean
March 2008
322 pages
$11.95

The Ohio River
In American History and Voyaging on Today's River, Along with the Allegheny, Monongahela, Kanawha, Muskingum, Kentucky, Green and Wabash Rivers
by Rick Rhodes (Ecuador 1999–2000)
St. Petersburg, Fl: Heron Island Guides
June 2008
320 pages
$35.95

Dirty Words
A Literary Encyclopedia of Sex

edited by Ellen Sussman
contributor — Mary-Ann Tirone Smith
(Cameroon 1965-67)
Bloomsbury USA
June 2008
305 pages
$19.99

The Man Who Loved Rilke
(novella)
by Eric Torgersen (Ethiopia 1963–65)
March Street Press
May 2008
61 pages
$15.00