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  • A Map of Time and Blood

    An Introduction to the Skinner Family Papers 1826-1850

    by Mary Maillard ...
    The antebellum letters in the Skinner Family Papers – housed in the University of North Carolina’s Southern Historical Collection in Chapel Hill – were written primarily by Tristrim Lowther Skinner; his sister, Penelope; his father, Joseph Blount Skinner; and his sweetheart, Eliza Fisk Harwood. These eloquent documents reflect a complex and densely layered world teeming with life, vibrant in their ... Read more

    $25.00 USD

  • On the Carpet

    The Coming of Age Letters of Penelope Skinner 1832-1840

    by Mary Maillard ...
    Penelope Skinner’s letters paint an unusually clear and vivid portrait of the lives of elite young women of the Upper South in the late 1830s. The term, on the carpet, meant, “under consideration or discussion,” and, in Penelope’s world, it specifically referred to a belle’s status as unattached and marriageable.   As this sparkling correspondence opens, thirteen-year-old Penelope (1818-1841) and ... Read more

    $20.04 USD

  • Albemarle Son

    The Coming of Age Letters of Tristrim Lowther Skinner 1833-1849

    by Mary Maillard ...
    In these vividly written letters we follow Tristrim Lowther Skinner of Edenton, North Carolina, from the age of thirteen in boarding schools in North Carolina and Philadelphia, through two years at the College of William and Mary where he studied under the brightest minds of the South, to his practical education in the “lean decade” of the 1840s when he learned the “mysterious art of farming.” ... Read more

    $28.05 USD

  • The Belles of Williamsburg

    The Courtship Correspondence of Eliza Fisk Harwood and Tristrim Lowther Skinner 1839-1849

    by Mary Maillard ...
    After the Twelfth Night Party in Williamsburg, Virginia, in 1841 – thirteen years old and brimming with hopeful exuberance – Eliza Fisk Harwood wrote her close friend, “Trim” Skinner of Edenton, North Carolina, that she had danced so long she wore holes into her new satin shoes and hose. Their subsequent correspondence charts Eliza’s education, coming of age, courtships and engagement, and ... Read more

    $35.00 USD

  • Fry Bread

    A Native American Family Story

    Illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal ...
    Winner of the 2020 Robert F. Sibert Informational Book MedalA 2020 American Indian Youth Literature Picture Book Honor Winner“A wonderful and sweet book . . . Lovely stuff.” —The New York Times Book ReviewTold in lively and powerful verse by debut author Kevin Noble Maillard, Fry Bread is an evocative depiction of a modern Native American family, vibrantly illustrated by Pura Belpre Award winner ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • Maryam of Bethlehem

    The Little Arab

    If you love the saints, you'll love to discover this one! Sr. Emmanuel writes, "Maryam has part of my life since living in Jerusalem all those years ago, and I never forgot her. I fell in love with her then and I know English speaking readers will too." Maryam's story will draw you closer to Jesus and Mary, and give you hope for Heaven! ... Read more

    $5.39 USD

  • Running: Difficulty at the Beginning Book 1

    Difficulty at the Beginning Book 1

    In this, the first volume of Difficulty at the Beginning, John Dupre is a student at Raysburg Military Academy, where his best friend Lyle Ledzinski is training him to be a perfect Socratic athlete: A sound mind in a sound body.Together they want to experience all of life — athletics, philosophy, beer, the quest for Truth, and most of all, those mysterious creatures that seem to come from another ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • Looking Good

    Difficulty at the Beginning Book 4

    The Summer of Love is already like a distant memory; the psychedelic underground has turned in on itself. John Dupre has deserted a perfectly satisfying life as a student in Toronto, drawn back to the US by the need to make a difference in the Revolution. He's living in Boston—under an assumed name because he's on the FBI's wanted list for draft evasion.His best friend is Tom Parker, an ex—GI ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • The Clarinet Polka

    A Novel

    Author Keith Maillard received critical acclaim with his novel Gloria, which told the story of a young woman on the cusp of womanhood in a town called Raysburg, West Virginia. In this book, The Clarinet Polka, Maillard turns that same eagle-eyed attention to the other side of the tracks of that very same town and creates a stunning portrait of Polish America and of one man's struggle to find ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Alex Driving South

    Evan Carlyle, a bright young man on the make who emigrated to Canada during the Vietnam War, returns to his hometown and runs into the last person he wants to see, his old buddy, the legendary hell-raiser, Alex Warner. Evan’s life has been a series of successes; he has a flashy girlfriend and makes good money as a producer for CBC Radio. Alex has not been so lucky; he’s trapped in a dead-end ... Read more

    $7.97 USD

  • Hot Springs, Arkansas

    An article from Southern Cultures 17:3, The Memory Issue

    Hot Springs, Arkansasby Keith MaillardWorld War II-era Hot Springs is the foundation for this author's story, a tale about his family's crumbling dynamics in troublesome times."'Well, of course I remember Pearl Harbor,' my mother says, the tone of her voice adding,What do you think I am, an idiot? She and my grandmother were working in the shop when they heard on the radio that the Japanese had ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • The Maillard Reaction in Food Chemistry

    Current Technology and Applications

    series SpringerBriefs in Molecular Science
    This book is devoted to the characterization of Maillard reaction products using mass spectrometry (MS)-based technologies. The Maillard reaction is a well-known non-enzymatic reaction between reducing sugars and proteins, and one of the most important reactions in food sciences. The authors explore different MS-based technologies to systematically investigate the Maillard reaction from amino ... Read more

    $62.99 USD