Digging Up Mother

📒Digging Up Mother ✍ Doug Stanhope

✏Book Title : Digging Up Mother
✏Author : Doug Stanhope
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2016-05-10
✏Pages : 336
✏ISBN : 9780306824401
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Digging Up Mother Book Summary : Doug Stanhope is one of the most critically acclaimed and stridently unrepentant comedians of his generation. What will surprise some is that he owes so much of his dark and sometimes uncomfortably honest sense of humor to his mother, Bonnie. It was the cartoons in her Hustler magazine issues that molded the beginnings of his comedic journey, long before he was old enough to know what to do with the actual pornography. It was Bonnie who recited Monty Python sketches with him, who introduced him to Richard Pryor at nine years old, and who rescued him from a psychologist when he brought that brand of humor to school. And it was Bonnie who took him along to all of her AA meetings, where Doug undoubtedly found inspiration for his own storytelling. Bonnie's own path from bartending to truck driving, massage therapy, elder abuse, stand-up comedy, and acting never stopped her from being Doug's genuine number one fan. So when her alcoholic, hoarding life finally came to an end many weird adventures later in rural Arizona, it was inevitable that Doug and Bonnie would be together for one last excursion. Digging Up Mother follows Doug's absurd, chaotic, and often obscene life as it intersects with that of his best friend, biggest fan, and love of his life-his mother. And it all starts with her death-one of the most memorable and amazing farewells you will ever read.

✏Book Title : Digging up Evidence
✏Author : C A Hunter
✏Publisher : Lulu.com
✏Release Date : 2019-12-17
✏Pages : 358
✏ISBN : 9780244542061
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Digging up Evidence Book Summary : Everett and Jeremy Wrothing are Archaeologists. After attending the funeral an old teacher and mentor, they are offered a chance to work on a dig In the United Arab Emirates. Moving their family which consists of Everette and Jeremy, Everett's two daughters, his 2nd wife and her two adult children, they move to Dubai. The eldest of Everett's daughters, Sally, is reluctant, and does not want to leave her new boyfriend. The younger, Holly, sees it as an adventure and a chance to meet new people. Little do Everett and Jeremy know, that they are about to discover more than they hoped to, on their Archaeological dig. What will this mean to their family.

📒Digging Up Momma ✍ Sarah Shankman

✏Book Title : Digging Up Momma
✏Author : Sarah Shankman
✏Publisher : Untreed Reads
✏Release Date : 2016-10-11
✏Pages : 195
✏ISBN : 9781611878783
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Digging Up Momma Book Summary : The letter that arrived from Sam’s mother was postmarked Santa Fe, penned in her mother’s handwriting, and disclosed details only Johanna Adams could know. There was just one catch: Johanna Adams had been dead for thirty-four years. The mind-blowing missive could have been an entry from Sam’s latest book of bizarre anecdotes, American Weird—or an elaborate hoax. Either way, it instantly rekindled Sam’s impossible wish that her mother hadn’t really died in a plane crash when Sam was a child. Fueled by her journalistic instincts—and a daughter’s need for closure—Sam touches down among Santa Fe’s tourists and crystal gazers, jewelry shops and fast-food stands. But only when she summons the courage to knock on the door of Room 409 at the La Fonda Hotel does her surreal, mother-seeking adventure take off with no turning back.

📒Digging Up The Mountains ✍ Neil Bissoondath

✏Book Title : Digging Up the Mountains
✏Author : Neil Bissoondath
✏Publisher : New Canadian Library
✏Release Date : 2011-02-04
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9781551993720
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Digging Up the Mountains Book Summary : This dazzling collection of short stories, originally published in 1985, marks the brilliant debut of Neil Bissoondath, a major voice in Canadian fiction. Focusing on contemporary themes of cultural dislocation, revolution, and the shifting politics of the Third World, the stories resonate with Bissoondath’s compassion for people threatened by circumstances beyond their control. From the Paperback edition.

📒Digging Out ✍ Michael A. Tompkins

✏Book Title : Digging Out
✏Author : Michael A. Tompkins
✏Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
✏Release Date : 2009
✏Pages : 188
✏ISBN : 9781572245945
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Digging Out Book Summary : Discusses preventive measures and treatments for compulsive hoarding, in a book designed to help loved ones of hoarders use harm reduction to aid hoarders in living a safe and comfortable life.

📒Tracking Bear ✍ Aimée Thurlo

✏Book Title : Tracking Bear
✏Author : Aimée Thurlo
✏Publisher : Forge Books
✏Release Date : 2004-03-01
✏Pages : 384
✏ISBN : 9781429981798
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Tracking Bear Book Summary : Ella Clah returns in Aimee and David Thurlo's Tracking Bear. "Mystery readers who like their murders solved by applied intelligence will love Ella Clah." --Tony Hillerman A group of businessmen is working to open a uranium mine and nuclear power plant on the Navajo Reservation. The NEED project will provide cheap power to the Navajo nation, employ many who are out of work, and earn income for the tribe by selling surplus power to Arizona, New Mexico, and other western states. Investigating the murder of a Navajo cop during a break-in and robbery, Navajo Police Special Investigator Ella Clah learns that the dead man's father, a retired physicist, is strongly opposed to uranium mining and nuclear plants. Ella's mother, Rose, opposes the plans as well, taking as her cause the health of the workers and the land. Kevin Tolino, the father of Ella's daughter, hires a bodyguard after receiving threats because of his public support of the project. A Navajo community college teacher is assaulted, and his office and home ransacked-apparently by the same person who murdered the Navajo police officer. A tribal official who opposes NEED is murdered. Clues seem to lead to a major supporter of the nuclear project, but the man insists he's being framed. Other area murders are also linked to NEED supporters-but why would a group of wealthy businessmen kill their opponents when they could just outspend them? There has to be more going on than political wrangling, but Ella is fumbling in the dark, with uncooperative witnesses and few clues. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

✏Book Title : Autumn Wind Other Stories
✏Author : Lane Dunlop
✏Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
✏Release Date : 2011-12-27
✏Pages : 272
✏ISBN : 9781462903092
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Autumn Wind Other Stories Book Summary : "Lane Dunlop's translations read elegantly, and his selection of modern Japanese Stories is both fresh and persuasive." —Donald Keene, Japanese scholar, historian, teacher, writer and translator of Japanese literature. The fourteen distinct voices of this collection tell fourteen very different stories spanning sixty years of twentieth-century Japanese literature. They include a nostalgic portrait of an aristocratic Meiji family in Kafu Nagai's "The Fox," a surprisingly cheerful celebration of postwar chaos in Sakaguchi Ango's "One Woman and the War," a chilly assessment of the modern society in Watanabe Junichi's "Invitation to Suicide," and much more. The writers also represent a wide spectrum, from renowned figure of Yasunari Kawabata, winner of the Noble Prize for Literature in 1968, to authors whose works have never before been translated into English. Westerners familiar only with stereotypical images of bowing geisha and dark-suited businessmen will be surprised by the cast of characters translator Lane Dunlop introduces in this anthology. Lovers of fiction and student of Japan are certain to find these stories absorbing, engaging and instructive.

📒The Last Song Of Dusk ✍ Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi

✏Book Title : The Last Song of Dusk
✏Author : Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi
✏Publisher : Arcade Publishing
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 298
✏ISBN : 1559707348
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Last Song of Dusk Book Summary : Anuradha Patwardhan, a legendary beauty in 1920s India, marries handsome and well-to-do doctor Vardhmaan, but their married years are challenged by the death of their child and the arrival of a mysterious girl.

✏Book Title : Digging Out
✏Author :
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✏Release Date : 1978
✏Pages : 62
✏ISBN : WISC:89098862287
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Digging Out Book Summary : Authors within the scope of the collection include: Alice Brown, Ann Petry, Abigail Bailey, Eleanor Maria Arms, Maude Wood Parke, Florence Luscom, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps, Agnes Smedley, Ruth Hemenway, Maria Mitchell, Maria Lindros, Dorothy Campbell, Helen Brandreth, Paulina Brandreth, Anna Pike, W.A. Parker, Eleanor Maria Arms, Rebekah Dickinson, Angela Tilton, Alice Morgan Wright.

✏Book Title : Add Kids Stir Briskly Or How I Learned to Love My Life
✏Author : Jo Owens
✏Publisher : TouchWood Editions
✏Release Date : 1999
✏Pages : 182
✏ISBN : 0920663664
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Add Kids Stir Briskly Or How I Learned to Love My Life Book Summary : Annotation Funny, insightful and honest, this is the story of one young woman's astonished discovery of the complexities of motherhood.