NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom the celebrated star of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, an inspiring, uplifting, and candid memoir of how she got there"If a player trains when nobody...
Author: Lloyd, CarliSummary:
Author: Alexander, KwameSummary:
You gotta know the rules to play the game. Ball is life. Take it to the hoop. Soar. What can we imagine for our lives' What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game...
Author: Michener, James A.Summary:
Written to commemorate the Bicentennial in 1976, James A. Michener’s magnificent saga of the West is an enthralling celebration of the frontier. Brimming with the glory of America’s past, the...
Author: Beckman, Margaret, Langmead, Stephen, Black, JohnSummary:
This book is a vivid reminder of the early days of library development in Ontario. The beautiful buildings which still grace Ontario towns and villages, as illustrated, are a part of our...
Kirkus Reviews Best Books of the Year - 2019
"His Hideous Heart is an audiobook dream. Half of the stories are read by their authors and the other half are read by professional narrators;...
Author: Barrett, DevlinSummary:
Devlin Barrett describes how an agency seized with righteous certainty waded into the most important political moment in the life of the nation, and had no idea how to back out with dignity. So it...Genre: Political science
Author: HEINLEIN, Robert A.Summary:
With Earth embroiled in a vast interplanetary war with the "Bugs," a young recruit in the Federal Reserves relates his experiences training in boot camp and as a junior officer in the...
Author: Boggs, Johnny D.Summary:
On the western frontier in 1872, twelve-year-old Coady McIlvain is captured by Indians. He escapes and falls in with a Buffalo sharpshooter, and the two face real adventure surviving the...
Author: Bujold, Lois McMasterSummary:
Once a courtier and captain, Lord Cazaril is now but a crippled ex-galley slave, who is suddenly promoted to the exalted and dangerous position of tutor to Iselle, the beautiful sister of the heir...Genre: Fantasy fiction
Author: L'Amour, LouisSummary:
A collection of three stories by Louis L'Amour: "Black Rock," "Gamble of the KT," and "Showdown Trail."
Author: Hastings, MichaelSummary:
In June 2010, Michael Hastings published an article in Rolling Stone that made headlines around the world: In "The Runaway General," he reported on a week he spent in Europe with General Stanley...
Author: Bailey, Kenneth E.Summary:
Kenneth E. Bailey examines the life and ministry of Jesus with attention to the Lord's Prayer, the Beatitudes, Jesus's relationship to women, and especially Jesus's parables....
Author: Baer, Richard K.Summary:
A psychiatrist describes his work with Karen Overhill, a patient complaining of acute depression who turned out to have been a victim of horrific childhood sexual abuse and had developed seventeen...
Author: Kriegel, MarkSummary:
Pete Maravich was a great basketball player and this is his story.
Author: Enright, AnneSummary:
Spanning thirty years, this novel tells the story of Rosaleen, matriarch of the Madigans, and her four children, who grow up and leave Ireland for lives they could have never imagined. When they...