The Three-Year Swim Club
: The Untold Story of Maui's Sugar Ditch Kids and Their Quest for Olympic Glory
The inspirational, untold story of impoverished children who transformed themselves into world-class swimmers.
Lost in Shangri-La
: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II
Lost in Shangri-La recounts the incredible true-life adventure of twenty-four officers and enlisted men and ...
Jenniemae & James
: A Memoir in Black and White
The true story of an extraordinary friendship between a brilliant mathematician and an uneducated, illiterate ...
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Winner of BookBrowse's 2010 Best Book Award
Intimate in feeling, astonishing in scope, and impossible to put ...
K Blows Top
: A Cold War Comic Interlude Starring Nikita Khrushchev, America's Most Unlikely Tourist
This hilarious account of Khrushchev's 1959 U.S. tour is also a supremely entertaining evocation of the ...
: Roald Dahl and the British Spy Ring in Wartime Washington
An extraordinary tale of deceit, double-dealing, and moral ambiguity - an insider's view of the ...
Hands of My Father
: A Hearing Boy, His Deaf Parents, and the Language of Love
By turns heart-tugging and hilarious, Myron Uhlbergs memoir tells the story of growing up as the hearing...
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