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...
Lake with No Name
: A True Story of Love and Conflict in Modern China
Diane Wei Liang
Beijing University, 1986. The Communists were in power, but the Harvard of China was a hotbed of intellectual ...
Twenty Chickens for a Saddle
: The Story of an African Childhood
A glorious new voice on Africa, Robyn Scott's adventures growing up in Botswana in a loving but eccentric ...
Oh The Glory Of It All
"In the beginning we were happy. And we were always excessive. So in the beginning we were happy to excess." ...
The Privilege of Youth
: A Teenager's Story of Longing for Acceptance and Friendship
The fourth volume in Pelzer's memoirs charts the crucial turning point in his life, from high school to a ...
: Self-Portrait of a Young Man for Rent
David Henry Sterry
The funny, touching story of a sweet, wide-eyed son of Seventies Suburbia who spends a year as a teenage sex ...
The biography of an Amerasian child in Vietnam after the fall of Saigon. A wonderful book - highly ...
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