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Heaven's Coast: A Memoir

By: Doty, Mark

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS:

Seller ID: 9780060928056

ISBN: 0060928050

Condition: USED


The year is 1989 and Mark Doty's life has reached a state of enviable equilibrium. His reputation as a poet of formidable talent is growing, he enjoys his work as a college professor and, perhaps most importantly, he is deeply in love with his partner of many years, Wally Roberts. The harmonious existence these two men share is shattered, however, when they learn that Wally has tested positive for the HIV virus. From diagnosis to the initial signs of deterioration to the heartbreaking hour when Wally is released from his body's ruined vessel, Heaven's Coastis an intimate chronicle of love, ... View more info

Firebird

By: Doty, Mark

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 9780060931971D

ISBN: 9780060931971D

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Still Life with Oysters and Lemon

By: Doty, Mark

Price: $5.00

Publisher: BEACON: 8/18/2013

Seller ID: 9780807066096

ISBN: 0807066095

Condition: USED


Mark Doty's prose has been hailed as "tempered and tough, sorrowing and serene" ("The New York Times Book Review") and "achingly beautiful" ("The Boston Globe"). In "Still Life with Oysters and Lemon" he offers a stunning exploration of our attachment to ordinary things-how we invest objects with human store, and why. View more info

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Dog Years

By: Doty, Mark

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 10/16/2011

Seller ID: 9780061171017

ISBN: 0061171018

Condition: USED


When Mark Doty decides to adopt a dog as a companion for his dying partner, he brings home Beau, a large, malnourished golden retriever in need of loving care. Joining Arden, the black retriever, to complete their family, Beau bounds back into life. Before long, the two dogs become Doty's intimate companions, and eventually the very life force that keeps him from abandoning all hope during the darkest days. Dog Years is a poignant, intimate memoir interwoven with profound reflections on our feelings for animals and the lessons they teach us about living, love, and loss. View more info

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Firebird

By: Doty, Mark

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 1/22/2015

Seller ID: 9780060931971

ISBN: 0060931973

Condition: USED


In Firebird, Mark Doty tells the story of a ten-year-old in a top hat, cane, and red chiffon scarf, interrupted while belting out Judy Garland's "Get Happy" by his alarmed mother at the bedroom door, exclaiming, "Son, you're a boy "Firebird presents us with a heroic little boy who has quite enough worries without discovering that his dawning sexuality is the Wrong One. A self-confessed "chubby smart bookish sissy with glasses and a Southern accent," Doty grew up on the move, the family following his father's engineering work across America-from Tennessee to Arizona, Florida to California... View more info

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Deep Lane:

By: Doty, Mark

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9780393353228

ISBN: 0393353222

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