Peace Corps Writers
Click on a
book cover to order from

Recent books
by Peace Corps writers

Click on
the author’s name
to see his/her
full book list

July 2008

Printer friendly version

More about the book
Off the Deep End
by W. Hodding Carter (Kenya 1984–86)
Algonquin Books
June 2008
209 pages
(Buy this book)
The Last Campaign
Robert F. Kennedy and 82 Days that Inspired America
by Thurston Clarke (Tunisia 1968)
Henry Holt and Company
June 2008
336 pages
(Buy this book)
Danger in the Desert:
True Adventures of a Dinosaur Hunter

(young adult lit)
by Roger Cohen (Mongolia 1996–98)
July 2008
Flying Point Press
189 pages
(Buy this book)
What Would Kinky Do?
How to Unscrew a Screwed-Up World
by Kinky Friedman (Borneo 1967–69)
St. Martin’s Press
June 2008
288 pages
(Buy this book)

A Small Harvest of Pretty Days
by Larry Kimport (Malaysia 1980-82)
Foremost Press
181 pages
(Buy this book)

More about the book
Inside Outside
A Retiree’s Peace Corps Journal from South Africa
by Sydney Kling (South Africa 2001-03)
DHOT, Inc.
387 pages
(Buy from author)

Jesus Was Arrested in Mexico City
and Missed the Wedding
by Lawrence F. Lihosit (Honduras 1975–77)
A Book Company
93 pages
(To buy)

More about this book
Executive Privilege
by Phillip Margolin (Liberia 1966–67)
368 pages
June 2008
(Buy this book)
300 Best Stir-Fry Recipes
by Nancie McDermott (Thailand 1975–78)
Robert Rose, Inc.
352 pages
(Buy this book)
Southern Cakes
Sweet and Irresistible Recipes for Everyday Celebrations
by Nancie McDermott (Thailand 1975–78)
Chronicle Books
168 pages
(Buy this book)

The Last Days of Old Beijing
Life in the Vanishing Backstreets of a City Transformed
by Michael Meyer (China 1995–97)
Walker & Company
June 2008
336 pages
(Buy this book)
The French Atlantic Triangle
Literature and Culture of the Slave Trade

by Christopher L. Miller (Zaire 1975–77)
Duke University Press
February 2008
571 pages
(Buy this book)

More about the author
Bill Owens
by Bill Owens (Jamaica 1964–66)
March 2008
224 pages
(Buy this book)
Trouble Tree
by John Hill Porter (Staff/DC 1970–72)
MacMillan Caribbean
March 2008
322 pages
(Buy this book)
The Ohio River
In American History and Voyaging on Today's River, Along with the Allegheny, Monongahela, Kanawha, Muskingum, Kentucky, Green and Wabash Rivers
by Rick Rhodes (Ecuador 1999–2000)
St. Petersburg, Fl: Heron Island Guides
June 2008
320 pages
(Buy this book)
Dirty Words
A Literary Encyclopedia of Sex

edited by Ellen Sussman
contributor — Mary-Ann Tirone Smith
(Cameroon 1965-67)
Bloomsbury USA
June 2008
305 pages
(Buy this book)

The Man Who Loved Rilke
by Eric Torgersen (Ethiopia 1963–65)
March Street Press
May 2008
61 pages
(Buy this book)
Home | Back Issues | Resources | Archives | Site Index | Search | About us | To contact us

Bibliography of Peace Corps Writers | PC writers by country of service

E-mail the with comments
or to be added to the new-issue notice list.
Copyright © 2008, (formerly RPCV Writers & Readers)
All rights reserved.