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 ...
Girl in the Dark
: A Memoir
Haunting, lyrical, unforgettable, Girl in the Dark is a brave new memoir of a life without light.
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 ...
For the Benefit of Those Who See
: Dispatches from the World of the Blind
Rosemary Mahoney tells the story of Braille Without Borders, the first school for the blind in Tibet, and of ...
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 ...
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