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 ...
The Trip to Echo Spring
: On Writers and Drinking
Why is it that some of the greatest works of literature have been produced by writers in the grip of ...
The Great Northern Express
: A Writer's Journey Home
Howard F. Mosher
From bestselling, nationally celebrated author Howard Frank Mosher, a wildly funny and deeply personal account...
Losing My Cool
: How a Father's Love and 15,000 Books Beat Hip-hop Culture
Thomas Chatterton Williams
A pitch-perfect account of how hip-hop culture drew in the author and how his father drew him out again - with...
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...
: Reading Literature Through Peace and War at West Point
Elizabeth D. Samet
What does literature - particularly the literature of war - mean to a student who is likely to encounter its ...
A Strong West Wind
A memoir of culture and history of fathers and daughters, of two world wars
and the passionate ...
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