Recent books by Peace Corps writers

    Secrets on the Family Farm
    by Dominic Cibrario (Nepal 1962–64)
    BookSurge
    352 pages
    $17.99
    July 2008

    4004 BC
    by Jack Cole (PC staff: Afghanistan 1968–70, Swaziland 1970–1971, India 1971–73)
    Infinity Publishing
    108 pages
    $10.95
    May 2008

    Last Chance for First
    (young adult)
    by Tom Hazuka (Chile 1978–80)
    Brown Barn Books
    289 pages
    $8.95
    May 2008

    Chai Budesh? Anyone for Tea?
    A Peace Corps Memoir of Turkmenistan
    by Joan Heron (Turkmenistan 1995–97)
    PublishAmerica
    332 pages
    $29.95
    September 2008

    Inverse Sky
    (poetry)
    by John Isles (Estonia 1992–94)
    University of Iowa Press
    74 pages
    $16.00
    September 2008

    Roller Skating in the Desert
    (Peace Corps memoir)
    by Leita Kaldi (Senegal 1993–96)
    Self-published
    133 pages
    $18.00 includes shipping
    2007
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    You Can Prevent Global Warming (and Save Money!)
    51 Easy Ways

    (updated edition)
    by Jeffrey Langholz (Sierra Leone 1986–88) and Kelly Turner
    Andrews McMeel Publishing
    March 2008
    384 pages

    Attack of the Claw
    And Other Poems about Teaching

    by Lawrence F. Lihosit (Honduras 1975–77)
    A Book Company
    61 pages
    $14.00
    2008

    Death Vows
    by Richard Stevenson
         [aka Richard Lipez (Ethiopia 1962-64)]
    Mlrpress
    212 pages
    $14.99
    September 2008

    The Death of Raymond Yellow Thunder
    And Other True Stories from the Nebraska-Pine Ridge Border Towns
    by Stew Magnuson (Mauritania 1987–88)
    Texas Tech University Press
    $29.95
    384 pages
    September 2008
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    Days on the Family Farm
    From the Golden Age Trough the Great Depression

    by Carrie A. Meyer (Dominican Republic 1980–83)
    University of Minnesota Press
    251 pages
    $17.95
    September 2008

    Drokpa
    Nomads of the Tibetan Plateau and Himalaya
    (photography)
    Kathmandu, Nepal: Vajra Publications,
    Daniel J. Miller (Nepal 1974–78)
    February 2008
    133 pages
    $ 25.00

    The Fork Once Taken
    From The British Crown Colony of North Borneo to the Federated State of Sabah, East Malaysia: 1963–1965:
    A Creative Memoir!
    by Charles W. Parton, MD (Malaysia 1963–65)
    PulishAmerica
    $16.95
    2008

    Out of Business and On Budget
    The Challenge of Military Financing Indonesia
    by Lex Rieffel (India 1965–67) and Jaleswari Pramodhawardani
    United States-Indonesia Society and Brookings Institution Press
    147 pages
    June 2007
    $17.95
    2008

    New Faces at the Crossroads
    The World in Central Indiana
    by John Sherman (Nigeria 1966–67, Malawi 1967–68) with Jeffrey A. Wolin, photographer
    Indiana University Press
    94 pages
    $29.95
    October 2007

    Dirty Water
    A Red Sox Mystery
    by Mary-Ann Tirone Smith (Cameroon 1965–67) and Jere Smith
    Hall of Fame Press
    256 pages
    $22.95
    September 2008

    Success: Stories
    by David A. Taylor (Mauritania 1983–85)
    Washington Writers’ Publishing House
    216 pages
    $15.95
    October 2008

    Ghost Train to the Eastern Star
    On the Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar
    by Paul Theroux (Malawi 1963–65)
    Houghton Mifflin
    512 pages
    $28.00
    August 2008