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Cook’s name is now a bad word all over the Pacific

Blue Latitudes: Boldly Going Where Captain Cook Has Gone Before by Tony Horwitz In Blue Latitudes journalist Tony Horwitz follows in the footsteps of Captain Cook, beginning with a week working as a member of the crew on board a … Continue reading

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Spreadable Broccoli

The Better Part of Valor by Tanya Huff Even better than the first in the series (Valor’s Choice). Torin Kerr and her three-species space-going marines lead a team of civilian scientists and a pain-in-the-ass reporter into an enormous alien vessel … Continue reading

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Tony Hillerman

[From the stabenow.com vaults, October 27, 2008] Aw, hell. Tony’s dead. I think we’d all come to think of him as indestructible. He’d survived half a dozen diseases any one of which would have taken any one of us out. … Continue reading

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