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Starley Talbott (South Africa 2001)

  • Lasso the World: A Western Writer's Tales of Folks Around the Globe,Windsor, CO: Plainstar Press, 2004 (Buy this book)
  • Along the Grapevine Trail: Vineyards and Wineries in South Dakota, Wyoming and Nebraska, Pierre, SD: State Historical Society Press. 2008 (Buy this book)

Jim Tarbell (Ecuador 1973-75)

  • I Came Not Alone, Mendocino, CA: Ridge Times Press, 1994

Tom Tatum (Fiji 1968–71)

Jeffrey Tayler (Morocco 1988–90; PC Staff/Poland 1992, Uzbekistan 1992–93) Interview

  • Siberian Dawn: A Journey Across the New Russia, Hungry Mind Press, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Facing the Congo, Ruminator Books, 2000 (Buy this book) REVIEW
    * Winner of the Peace Corps Writers 2001 award for best Travel Writing
  • The Best American Travel Writing 2000, contributor, edited by Bill Bryson and Jason Wilson; Houghton Mifflin, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • Glory in a Camel’s Eye: Trekking throught the Moroccan Sahara, Houghton Miflin, 2003 (Buy this book); published in the U.K. as Valley of the Casbahs: A Journey across the Moroccan Sahara, Little Brown, 2003. REVIEW
  • Angry Wind: Through Muslim Black Africa by Truck, Bus, Boat and Camel, Houghton Miflin, 2005 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • River of No Reprieve: Descending Siberia’s Waterway of Exile, Death, and Destiny, Houghton Miflin, 2006 (Buy this book) REVIEW

David A. Taylor (Mauritania 1983–85)

  • Eclectica Magazine: Best Fiction, V. 1, contributor, Eclectica, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • Ginseng, the Divine Root: The Curious History of the Plant That Captivated the World, Algonquin Press 2006 (Buy this book) Review *Winner of the Peace Corps Writers 2007 award for best Travel Writing
  • Success: Stories, Washing Writers' Publishing House, 2008 (Buy this book)

Gordon Taylor (Turkey)

  • Place of the Dawn, NY: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1975
  • Fever and Thirst: Dr. Grant and the Christian Tribes of Kurdistan, Academy Chicago Publishers 2005 (Buy this book)

Jeff Taylor (Hungary 1990–92)

  • Going Up Country, Travel Essays by Peace Corps Writers (Buy this book), Scribner’s, 1994 (Contributor)
  • To Touch the World: The Peace Corps Experience, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, DC, 1994, 1995

Mildred D. Taylor (Ethiopia 1965–67)

  • Song of the Trees, illustrator–Jerry Pinkney, NY: Dial Press, 1975; Bantam 1989; Puffin, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, NY: Dial Press, 1976 (Newbery Award, 1977); Puffin, 1991 (Buy this book)
  • Let the Circle Be Unbroken, NY: Dial Press, 1981; Puffin 2002 (Buy this book)
  • The Friendship, illustrated by Max Ginsburg, NY: Dial Press, 1987; Puffin 1998 (Buy this book)
  • The Gold Cadillac, NY: Dial Press, 1987; Puffin, 1998 (Buy this book)
  • Mississippi Bridge, NY: Dial Press, 1990; Bantam, Skylark 1992 (Buy this book)
  • Road to Memphis, NY: Dial Press, 1990 (Coretta Scott King Award, 1990); Puffin, 2002 (Buy this book)
  • The Well: David’s Story, NY: Dial Press, 1995, Penguin, 1998 (Buy this book)
  • The Land, Phyllis Fogelman Books, 2001, 2002 Coretta Scott King Award winner; Penguin Putnam 2003 (Buy this book)

Katrin Tchana (Cameroon 1985–88)

  • Reading, Featuring Anya’s Search, Golden Books Pub Co Inc., 1997 (Buy this book)
  • Oh, No, Toto!. Scholastic, with Louise Tchana Pami (Contributor), Colin Bootman (Illustrator), Scholastic, 1997 (Buy this book)
  • The Serpent Slayer and Other Stories of Strong Women, with Trina Schart Hyman (Illustrator), Little Brown & Company, 2000 (Buy this book)
  • Sense Pass King: A Story from Cameroon, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman, Holiday House, 2002 (Buy this book)

Mo Tejani (Thailand 1978–1980)
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Interview

  • A Chameleon’s Tale: True Stories of a Global Refugee, Paiboon Publishing, 2006 (Buy from Paiboon) REVIEW

Frances Nolting Temple (Jamaica, Ethiopia 1969–71)

  • Taste of Salt: A Story of Modern Haiti, NY: Orchard Books, 1992: Harper Trophy 1994 (Buy this book)
  • Grab Hands and Run, NY: Orchard Books, 1993
  • The Ramsay Scallop, NY: Orchard Books, 1994
  • Tiger Soup, no publisher, NY: Orchard Books, 1994
  • Tonight, By Sea, NY: Orchard Books, 1995
  • The Bedouins’ Gazelle, NY: Orchard Books, 1996; reprint 1998

Joseph Theroux (Western Samoa 1975–78)

  • Black Coconuts, Brown Magic, Garden City, N.Y. : Dial Press, 1983.

Paul Theroux (Malawi 1963–65)
INTERVIEW  
See also: the essay "Living on the Edge: Paul Theroux"

  • Education by Radio: An Experiment in Rural Group Listening for Adults in Uganda, Kampala, Uganda: Makerere University College, 1966
  • Waldo: A Novel, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1967; Ivy Books, 1989
  • Fong and the Indians, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1968. London, England: Hamilton, 1976; Ivy Books, 1989
  • Girls at Play, London, England: Bodley Head. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1969; NY: Washington Square Press, 1984
  • Murder in Mount Holly, Alan Ross, 1969
  • Jungle Lovers, London, England: Bodley Head. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1971
  • V. S. Naipaul: An Introduciton to His Work, NY: Africana Publishing Company. London, England: Deutsch, 1972
  • Sinning with Annie, And Other Stories, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1972
  • Saint Jack: A Novel, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1973; NY: Washington Square Press, 1984. London, England: Penguin Books, 1997
  • The Black House, London, England: Hamilton. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1972, Washington Square Press, 1984; London, England and NY: Penguin, 1996 (paperback) (Buy this book)
  • Great Railway Bazaar: By Train Through Asia, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1975; NY: Penguin Books, 1995; Mariner Books, 2006 (Buy this book)
  • The Family Arsenal: A Novel, London, England: Hamilton. NY: Washington Square Press, Penguin Books, 1976
  • The Consul’s File, London, England: Hamilton. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1977
  • The Christmas Card, London, England: Hamilton. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1978
  • Picture Palace: A Novel, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1978 (Buy this book)
  • London Snow: A Christmas Story, Wilton, England: M. Russell. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1979, republished 1980 with wood engravings by John Lawrence
  • Old Patagonian Express: By Train Through the Americas, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1980
  • World’s End and Other Stories, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1980
  • The Last Laugh, coauthor with Sidney Joseph Perelman, NY: Simon and Schuster, 1981.
  • Mosquito Coast, London, England: Hamish Hamilton, 1981. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1982. London, England and NY: Penguin Books, 1982
  • The Kingdom by the Sea: A Journey Around Great Britain, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1983. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1984. London, England and NY: Penguin Books, Washington Square Press,, 1984
  • The London Embassy, South Yarmouth, MA: J. Curley. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1983
  • Doctor Slaughter, London, England: Hamilton, 1984
  • Half-Moon Street: Two Short Novels, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1984
  • Sailing through China, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1984
  • What Maisie Knew, edited by Theroux. Penguin Books, 1985
  • Patagonia Revisited, Bruce Chatwin and Theroux. Salisbury, Wiltshire: Michael Russell, 1985. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1986
  • Sunrise with Seamonsters: Travels and Discoveries, 1964–84, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1985; Houghton Mifflin Co, 1997 (paperback) (Buy this book)
  • The Imperial Way, and Steve McCurry. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1985
  • O-Zone: A Novel, NY: Putnam, 1987. London, England: Hamish Hamilton, 1986. Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1986
  • The White Man’s Burden: A Play in Two Acts, London, England: Hamish Hamilton, 1987
  • Riding the Iron Rooster: By Train through China, NY: Putnam, 1988
  • My Secret History, NY: Putnam, 1989. NY: Fawcett Columbine, 1996 (Buy this book)
  • Dr. DeMarr, London, England: Hutchison, 1990
  • RPCV Writers & Readers’ Maria Thomas Fiction Award, 1990 for his body of work.
  • Traveling the World: The Illustrated Travels of Paul Theroux, London: Sinclair Stevenson, 1990. London, NY: Penguin, 1992
  • Chicago Loop, NY: Random House, 1991. London, England: Hamish Hamilton, 1990
  • To the Ends of the Earth: The Selected Travels of Paul Theroux, NY: Random House, 1991
  • Islands: A Treasury of Contemporary Travel Writing, contributor. Santa Barbara, CA: Capra Press, 1992
  • Nowhere Is A Place: Travels in Patagonia, with Bruce Chatwin, San Francisco, CA: Sierra Club, 1992 (Collaborator)
  • The Happy Isles of Oceania: Paddling the Pacific, NY: Putnam, 1992; Fawcett Books 1993 (Buy this book)
  • Millroy the Magician, Random House, 1994; Ballantine 1996 (paperback) (Buy this book)
  • The Pillars of Hercules: A Grand Tour of the Mediterranean, NY: Putnam, 1995; Fawcett 1996 (paperback) (Buy this book)
  • My Other Life (Buy this book), Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1996; 1997 (paperback) (Buy this book)
  • On the Edge of the Great Rift: Three Novels of Africa (contains Fong and the Indians, The Girls at Play and Jungle Lovers) (Buy this book), Penguin, 1996
  • Kowloon Tong (Buy this book), Thorndike, ME: G. K. Hall. Bath, England: Chivers Press, 1997. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1997
  • The Collected Stories, NY: Viking, 1997; Penguin, 1998 (paperback) (Buy this book)
  • Sir Vidia’s Shadow: A Friendship Across Five Continents, Hougton Mifflin, 1998 (Buy this book) (Buy this abridged tape) REVIEW
  • Living on the Edge: Fiction by Peace Corps Writers, contributor, Curbstone Press, 1999 (Buy this book)
  • Fresh Air Fiend: Travel Writings, Houghton Mifflin Co. 2000 (Buy this book); paperback, 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Hotel Honolulu, Houghton Mifflin, 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Dark Star Safari: Overland from Cairo to Cape Town, Houghton Mifflin, 2003 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • I Should Have Just Stayed Home: The Worst Trips of Great Writers, contributor, RDR Books, 2003 (Buy this book)
  • The Stranger at the Palazzo D’Oro and Other Stories, Houghton Mifflin, 2004 (Buy this book)
  • Writing the Journey: Essays, Stories, and Poems on Travel, contributor, Longman, 2004 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • Blinding Light, Houghton Mifflin, 2005 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • The Elephanta Suite, Houghton Mifflin, 2007 (Buy this book) Review
  • Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On the Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar, Houghton Mifflin, 2007 (Buy this book) Review

Kinney Thiele (Sierra Leone 1986-87)
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  • From the Center of the Earth: Stories Out of the Peace Corps, contributor, Santa Monica, CA: Clover Park Press, 1991 (Buy this book)
  • To Touch the World: The Peace Corps Experience, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, DC, 1994, 1995

Larry Thistle

  • The Original, Unauthorized Up Country Without a Paddle Peace Corps Survival Manual, no publisher, 1990.

Andrew L. Thomas (Rwanda 1988–90)

  • At Home in the World: The Peace Corps Story, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1996

Frederic C. Thomas (Country Director, Somalia, 1964-66)

  • Calcutta Poor: Elegies on a City above Pretense (Buy this book), Armonk, New York: M. E. Sharpe, Inc., 1997

Maria Thomas (Ethiopia 1971–73)
NOTE: pseudonym of Roberta Worrick
Obituary

  • Antonia Saw the Oryx First, Soho Press, 1987; 2007 (Buy this book)
  • Come to Africa and Save Your Marriage and Other Stories, Soho Press, 1987, 2007 (Buy this book)
  • African Visas, Soho Press, 1991 Brief review
  • From the Center of the Earth: Stories Out of the Peace Corps (contributor), Santa Monica, CA: Clover Park Press, 1991 (Buy this book)

William Thomas (Fiji 1970–72)

  • Americans Do Their Business Abroad: Stories by People Who Should Have Known Better, But Are Glad They Didn’t, (contributor), Lulu, 2007 (Buy at Lulu)

Jett Thomason (Uzbekistan 2002–04)

  • Americans Do Their Business Abroad: Stories by People Who Should Have Known Better, But Are Glad They Didn’t, (contributor), Lulu, 2007 (Buy at Lulu)

Moritz Thomsen (Ecuador 1965-67)

  • Living Poor: A Peace Corps Chronicle (Buy this book) , Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1969; 1990; 1997
  • The Farm on the River of Emeralds (Buy this book-Hardcover) (Buy this book-Paperback) , NY: Vintage/Random House, 1978; 1979
  • The Saddest Pleasure: A Journey on Two Rivers (Buy this book), Saint Paul: Graywolf Press, 1990
  • RPCV Writers & Readers’ Paul Cowan Non-Fiction Award, 1990 for his collected works.
  • From the Center of the Earth: Stories Out of the Peace Corps, contributor, Santa Monica, CA: Clover Park Press, 1991 (Buy this book)
  • My Two Wars, Steerforth Press, South Royalton, Vermont, 1996; 2007 (Buy this book)
  • At Home in the World: The Peace Corps Story, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1996

John Thorndike (El Salvador 1967-69)

  • Another Way Home: A Single Father’s Story, Crown, 1996
  • Another Way Home: A Family’s Journey Through Mental Illness Penguin Books, 1997 (paperback) (Buy this book)

Tina Thuermer (Zaire 1973–75)

  • To Touch the World: The Peace Corps Experience, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, DC, 1994, 1995

Mike Tidwell (Zaire 1985-87)
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  • The Ponds of Kalambayi: An African Sojourn (Buy this book), NY: Lyons & Burford, 1990, 1996 (paper).
    *RPCV Writers & Readers’ Paul Cowan Non-Fiction Award, 1991)
  • From the Center of the Earth: Stories Out of the Peace Corps, contributor, Santa Monica, CA: Clover Park Press, 1991 (Buy this book)
  • In the Shadow of the White House: Drugs, Death, and Redemption on the Streets of the Nation’s Capital (Buy this book), San Francisco: Prima Publishing, 1992
  • Going Up Country, Travel Essays by Peace Corps Writers (Buy this book), Scribner’s, 1994 (Contributor)
  • To Touch the World: The Peace Corps Experience, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, DC, 1994, 1995
  • Amazon Stranger: A Rainforest Chief Battles Big Oil (Buy this book), Lyons & Burford, 1996
    *RPCV Writers & Readers’ Paul Cowan Non-Fiction Award, 1997
  • Peace Corps: The Great Adventure, contributor, Peace Corps/USGPO, 1997, 1999
  • In the Mountains of Heaven: True Tales of Adventure on Six Continents, Lyons Press, 2000 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • Chicken Soup for the Traveler’s Soul, contributor, Health Communications, Inc., 2002 (Buy this book)
  • Bayou Farewell: The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana’s Cajun Coast, Pantheon Books, 2003 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • Writing the Journey: Essays, Stories, and Poems on Travel, contributor, Longman, 2004 (Buy this book) REVIEW
  • The Ravaging Tide: Strange Weather, Future Katrinas, and the Coming Death of America’s Coastal Cities, Simon & Schuster, 2006 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Bonnie Timmons (Kenya 1975-78)
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  • Orville’s Outing, Dutton Books, 1983 (Buy this book)
  • Always Kiss with Your Whiskers: Love Advice from My Cat, illustrator, by Liz Nickles & Tamara Asseyev, Pocket Books, 1991 (Buy this book)
  • Professor Curious and the Mystery of the Hiking Dinosaurs, illustrator, by Yvonne Gil, Random House, 1991 (Buy this book)
  • Anxiety, NY: Ballantine Books, 1992 (Buy this book)
  • Baby-English: A Dictionary fot Interpreting the Secret Language of Infants, illustrator, by Karen Adler, Bill Adler, Pocket books, 1993 (Buy this book)
  • Heavy Petting: Romantic Advice from ny Cat, illustrator, by Liz Nickles & Tamara Asseyev, Hyperion, 1994 (Buy this book)
  • Smart Girls Guide to Boys: Surviving Crushes, Staying True to Yourself & Other Stuff, illustrator, by Nancy Holyoke, Pleasant Co. Pub., 2001 (Buy this book)
  • Yikes!: A Smart Girl’s Guide to Surviving Tricky, Sticky, Icky Situations, illustrator, American Girl ed., Pleasant Co. Pub, 2002 (Buy this book)
  • Hold Your Horses: Nuggest of Truth for People Who Love Horses . . . No Matter What, Workman Publishing Co., 2003 (Buy this book)
  • Eats, Shoots & Leaves: Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference! (Illustrator) by Lynne Truss, Putnam Juvenile, 2006 (Buy this book)

William V. Timmons (Niger 1965–67)

Howard B. Tolley, Jr. (Nigeria 1965-67)

  • Children and War: Political Socialization to International Conflict, New York, Teachers College Press, 1973
  • The U.N. Commission on Human Rights (Westview Special Studies in International Relations), Boulder : Westview Press, 1987.
  • The International Commission of Jurists: Global Advocates for Human Rights (Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights), Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1994.

Jim Toner (Sri Lanka 1989-91)

Joseph Torchia (1968-70)

  • The Kryptonite Kid, New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1979.
  • As If After Sex: A Novel (Stonewall Inn Editions, 10), St. Martins Press, 1988

Eric Torgersen (Ethiopia 1964-66)
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  • The Carpenter, Salt Mound Press, 1969
  • At War with Friends (Buy this book), Ithaca House, 1972
  • Ethiopia (Buy this book), Hanging Loose Press, 1977
  • The Door to the Moon, Greensboro, NC: March Street Press, 1993
  • Good True Stories (Buy this book), Amherst, MA: Lynx House Press, 1994
  • Dear Friend: Rainer Maria Rilke and Paula Modersohn-Becker, Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 1998 REVIEW
  • The Man Who Loved Rilke, March Street Press, 2008 (Buy this book) Review

E. Fuller Torrey, M.D. (Staff/Ethiopia 1964-66)

  • The Malignant Effect of Freud’s Theory on American Thought and Culture, NY: HarperCollins, 1992
  • Out of the Shadows: Confronting America’s Mental Illness Crisis (Buy this book), NY: John Wiley & Sons, 1996

Annabelle Townson (Romania 2001–03)

  • We Wait for You: Unheard Voices from Post-Communist Romania, Hamilton Books, 2005 (Buy this book) REVIEW

Margot Treitel (Nigeria 1963–65)

  • The Inside Story, Baltimore: Tropos Press, 1987

Mark Troy (Thailand 1972–75)
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Paul E. Tsongas (Ethiopia 1962-64)

  • The Road from Here: Liberalism and Realities in the 198’s, NY: Knopf, 1981
  • Heading Home, NY: Knopf, 1984
  • A Call to Economic Arms, self published, 1991
  • Journey of Purpose: Reflections on the Presidency, Multiculturalism, and Third Parties, Yale University Press, 1995

Tom Turner (Turkey 1965-67)

  • Wild by Law: The Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund and the Places It Has Saved, San Francisco: The Fund and Sierra Club Books, 1990
  • Sierra Club: 100 Years Of Protecting Nature, NY: Abrams, 1991
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