No better friend : one man, one dog, and their extraordinary story of courage and survival in WWII by Robert Weintraub. The extraordinary tale of survival and friendship between a man and a dog in war Flight technician Frank Williams and Judy, a purebred pointer, met in the most unlikely of places: a World War II internment camp in the Pacific. Judy was a fiercely loyal dog, with a keen sense for who was friend and who was foe, and the pair's relationship deepened throughout their captivity.
Under the Same Sky: From Starvation in North Korea to Salvation in America by Joseph Kim A searing story of starvation and survival in North Korea, followed by a dramatic escape, rescue by activists and Christian missionaries, and success in the United States thanks to newfound faith and courage Inside the hidden and mysterious world of North Korea, Joseph Kim lived a young boy's normal life until he was five.
Even megastarlets who get to make out with B.J. Novak and meet the president still fall victim to flaky dates and bridesmaid angst—among the many reasons this essay collection is gut busting and essential.
Rising to the Challenge: My Leadership Journey by Carly Firina There are all kinds of reasons why people fail tofulfill their potential. Perhaps they lack opportunity, perhaps they lack support, perhaps they lack toolsor training or education. But everyone has potential.This I know. Our Founders knew it too.
The blue whale by Jenni Desmond. A nonfiction picture book, "The Blue Whale" draws children into the life and world of this enormous whale by situating facts within a familiar context that is fun and engaging.