While the City Slept
: A Love Lost to Violence and a Young Man's Descent into Madness
A Pulitzer Prizewinning reporter's gripping account of one young man's path to murder - and a wake-up ...
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 ...
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 ...
My Age of Anxiety
: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind
A riveting, revelatory, and moving account of the author's struggles with anxiety, and of the history of ...
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 ...
You Don't Look Like Anyone I Know
: A True Story of Family, Face-Blindness and Forgiveness
An unusual and uncommonly moving family memoir, with a twist that give new meaning to hindsight, insight, and ...
Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.
The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us