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Listening Is an Act of Love

A Celebration of American Life from the StoryCorps Project

by Dave Isay

Hardcover, 284 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $24.95 |

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Listening Is an Act of Love
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A Celebration of American Life from the StoryCorps Project
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Dave Isay

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A compendium of true American life stories, drawn from an ambitious oral history project, features pieces representing every walk of life from all fifty states, in a nation-wide and thematically arranged celebration of the nation's shared humanity. 75,000 first printing.

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Summers Of Learning In The Tobacco Fields

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Remembering A Father's Hard Life And Riches

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Honoring the Dead Brings Father, Son Closer

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Remembering 'The Greatest Mom in the World'

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Leaving the Farm, Then Breaking New Ground

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An Interview Reveals Hard Family Truths

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Learning to Read After Decades Brings Joy

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A Victim Treats His Mugger Right

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Daddy Charlie and the Curious Sign

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A Transformative Moment Sparks Change of Life

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A Valentine's Romance That's Lasted 40 Years

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Father Finds Peace in Forgiveness

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A Sisterhood Evolves from Hate to Love

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Discovering a Mother's Hidden Talent

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The Day the Show Didn't Go On

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They Found Magic on Broadway

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Remembering the Tiger Death March

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StoryCorps: 'Listening Is an Act of Love'

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