In this brilliant biography, Jon Meacham, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, chronicles the life of George Herbert Walker Bush. Drawing on President Bush's personal diaries, on the diaries of his wife, Barbara, and on extraordinary access to the forty-first president and his family, Meacham paints an intimate and surprising portrait of an intensely private man who led the nation through tumultuous times.

In this brilliant biography, Jon Meacham, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, chronicles the life of George Herbert Walker Bush. Drawing on President Bush's personal diaries, on the diaries of his wife, Barbara, and on extraordinary access to the forty-first president and his family, Meacham paints an intimate and surprising portrait of an intensely private man who led the nation through tumultuous times.

A biography of the first family of sports in the United States describes how an early tragedy that tested their faith ultimately led the Mannings to athletic greatness, producing three football stars over two generations

A biography of the first family of sports in the United States describes how an early tragedy that tested their faith ultimately led the Mannings to athletic greatness, producing three football stars over two generations

The music that he shaped in his tiny Memphis studio with artists as diverse as Elvis Presley, Ike Turner, Howlin' Wolf, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Johnny Cash, introduced a sound that had never been heard before.

The music that he shaped in his tiny Memphis studio with artists as diverse as Elvis Presley, Ike Turner, Howlin' Wolf, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Johnny Cash, introduced a sound that had never been heard before.

Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured by Kathryn Harrison, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00K4C3RFO/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_UvRpub15G7ADF

Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured by Kathryn Harrison, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00K4C3RFO/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_UvRpub15G7ADF

Drawing on archival research, FBI documents and memoirs, a harrowing story follows four American women who, driven by extraordinary circumstances into acts of heroism to aid the Allied cause, smuggled supplies and information to guerrillas and prisoners in Japanese POW camps, remaining hidden behind a veil of subterfuge to avoid capture.

Drawing on archival research, FBI documents and memoirs, a harrowing story follows four American women who, driven by extraordinary circumstances into acts of heroism to aid the Allied cause, smuggled supplies and information to guerrillas and prisoners in Japanese POW camps, remaining hidden behind a veil of subterfuge to avoid capture.

Dead presidents : an American adventure into the strange deaths and surprising afterlives of our nation's leaders / Brady Carlson.

Dead presidents : an American adventure into the strange deaths and surprising afterlives of our nation's leaders / Brady Carlson.

The Brothers Vonnegut : science and fiction in the house of magic by Ginger Strand

The Brothers Vonnegut : science and fiction in the house of magic by Ginger Strand

Last January, I promised myself I’d read 50 books by the end of 2015. The MMD reading challenge motivated me to reach that goal. Recommendations from fellow book lovers on Pinterest helped me find ...

Last January, I promised myself I’d read 50 books by the end of 2015. The MMD reading challenge motivated me to reach that goal. Recommendations from fellow book lovers on Pinterest helped me find ...

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