: A Doctor's Ebola Story
A physician's memoir about the ravages of a terrible disease and the small hospital that fought to contain it,...
The New Odyssey
: The Story of the Twenty-First Century Refugee Crisis
In the humane tradition of Katherine Boo's Behind the Beautiful Forevers comes a searing account of the ...
Find Me Unafraid
: Love, Loss, and Hope in an African Slum
Kennedy Odede, Jessica Posner
Find Me Unafraid tells the uncommon love story between two uncommon people whose collaboration sparked a ...
A Man of Good Hope
In January 1991, when civil war came to Mogadishu, two-thirds of the city's population fled. Among them ...
The Patagonian Hare
: A Memoir
In these pages, Lanzmann composes a hymn to life that flows from memory yet has the rhythm of a novel, as ...
My First Coup d'Etat
: And Other True Stories from the Lost Decades of Africa
My First Coup d'Etat chronicles the coming-of-age of John Dramani Mahama in Ghana during the dismal post-...
: An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and the Inspiring Story of How She Changed an African Village
Peggielene Bartels, Eleanor Herman
The charming real-life fairy tale of an American secretary who discovers she has been chosen king of an ...
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