2015 Summer Book Awards Winner: â€śIâ€™m waiting for my life to begin. Waiting for the train to come in,â€ť Ava Stilwell, a young woman eager for life, sings a popular song with the big band that reflects her heart. In the midst of a world at war, Ava has found love, a passion for her music, and new opportunities, but the war still looms over her, threatening to take it all away.
The photographs on these pages are from a private photograph collection taken during the Vietnam War by a combat medic in Vietnam. These photos are from August, 1967 to July, 1968 while he was assigned to the 25th Infantry Division.
Writing at the height of her narrative and imaginative gifts, Sue Monk Kidd presents a masterpiece of hope, daring, the quest for freedom, and the desire to have a voice in the world.
#1 New York Times Bestseller - From the bestselling author and master of narrative nonfiction comes the enthralling story of the sinking of the Lusitania
The murder of Abraham Lincoln set off the greatest manhunt in American history. From April 14 to April 26, 1865, the assassin, John Wilkes Booth, led Union cavalry and detectives on a wild twelve-day chase...
NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST -- From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II.
The Fifth Gospel is that rare story: erudite and a page-turner, literary but compulsively readable. It will change the way you look at organized religion, humanity, and perhaps yourself.â€ť â€”David Baldacci
Shawn Danielsâ€™s father is the town drunk. Shawn and his brother Willie are in charge of everything around the ramshackle place they call home -- but they find adventure. A Boomer's coming-of-age saga.