City of Dreams
: The 400-Year Epic History of Immigrant New York
A defining American story, never before told with such breadth of scope, lavish research, and resounding ...
The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating
: A True Story
Elisabeth Tova Bailey
In a work that beautifully demonstrates the rewards of closely observing nature, Elisabeth Bailey shares an ...
Dinner with Edward
: A Story of an Unexpected Friendship
A nonagenarian and a recently divorced reporter meet weekly for dinner, and the discussion ranges from the ...
: Making a Life of One's Own
A bold, original, moving book that will inspire fanatical devotion and ignite debate.
: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World
Imagine that Alice had walked into a bar instead of falling down the rabbit hole. In the tradition of J. R. ...
Dr. Mütter's Marvels
: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine
Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
A mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery ...
Trapped Under the Sea
: One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles Into the Darkness
The harrowing story of five men who were sent into a dark, airless, miles-long tunnel, hundreds of feet below ...
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