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Any Day Now

by Terry Bisson

Kentucky-born Clay meets Roads, a beatnik college drop-out with pretensions of being the next Kerouac. Suddenly Clay doesn't want to stay in Owensboro, become a mechanic and marry a hick girl from town. He wants to be like Allen Ginsberg, Coltrane, Miles Davis. Clay finds himself in New York City trying to make it. But America is hit by a string of horrifying events - the Cuban Missile Crisis, JFK's assassination, the Vietnam War. Is there a place for a literary life in times of political unrest? Any Day Now is an absorbing story of love, war and experimentation in '60s America.

Be First in the Universe

by Terry Bisson Stephanie Spinner

While staying with their hippie grandparents, ten-year-old twins, Tod and Tessa, discover an unusual shop at the nearby mall, where they find a lie-detecting electronic pet, a Do-Right machine, and other alien gadgets which help them foil their nemeses, the evil Gneiss twins.

Crossfire (Star Wars: Boba Fett #2)

by Terry Bisson

Alone in the world, young Boba Fett must go forth on his path to become a bounty hunter -- even if it means escaping from the evil Count Dooku and getting caught in the midst of the famous Clone Wars.

The Fight to Survive (Star Wars Boba Fett #1)

by Terry Bisson

Boba Fett is back -- and he's a kid with some major, major issues. This series will follow Boba Fett from Episode II onward -- consider him the anti-Jedi apprentice.

Star Wars®: Boba Fett #1: The Fight to Survive

by Terry Bisson

The evolution of the ultimate badguy: one of the most popular Star Wars characters ever comes to life in this spin-off from Episode II. Now in paperback. Boba Fett is the son (and clone) of Jango Fett, the most dangerous bounty hunter in the galaxy. But when Jango is killed, Boba must fend for himself -- against some very powerful enemies.

Star Wars®: Boba Fett #2: Crossfire

by Terry Bisson

Boba Fett enters the Clone Wars in this action-packed installment in the NY Times best-selling Boba Fett series...now in paperback! Alone in the world, young Boba Fett must go forth on his path to become a bounty hunter -- even if it means escaping from the evil Count Dooku and getting caught in the midst of the famous Clone Wars.

Talking Man

by Terry Bisson

A fast-paced story of saving the world from extinction .

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