Biographies & Memoirs
epub |eng | | Author:Kenny Fries

Did Boston or Cincinnati win?” I ask. Nobody answers. “Did Boston or Cincinnati win?” I ask again, a bit louder. “What’s going on?” Ian asks. “I was watching the World ...
( Category: Writing, Research & Publishing Guides December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Joel Derfner [Joel Derfner]

Well, that was a nice try, that oh-it’s-not-in-front-of-witnessesso-it’s-not-a-real-wedding thing. It was working pretty well, too, in fact, until my father called and asked whether he could attend the Iowa proceedings. ...
( Category: Social Sciences December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Helquist, Michael;

On Tuesday morning, December 31, 1918, Equi returned to the courthouse, holding the hand of her three-year-old daughter. Harriet Speckart, Ruth Barnett, and several other friends accompanied them, and they ...
( Category: Americas December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Arceneaux

Itchy and Scratchy “Your dick is dry,” Chris declared in an exquisitely executed matter-of-fact fashion. He was not wrong. It had been at least two years since I had had ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Christopher Isherwood

5 At my preparatory school, during the last two years of the War, there had been a boy named Hugh Weston. Weston—nicknamed ‘Dodo Minor’ because of the solemn and somewhat ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-15 | Author:Mark Griffin

Chapter 14 Seconds “He identified with this guy,” director John Frankenheimer said of Rock’s reconstructed character in Seconds (1966). Here, Richard Anderson, Will Geer, and Hudson prepare for the big ...
( Category: Leaders & Notable People December 5,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-03 | Author:PETER SHINKLE

16 “LOSING MY RIGHT ARM” In the White House Cabinet Room on Thursday, March 3, 1955, Bobby Cutler led the NSC through a sobering Cold War reality: a new national ...
( Category: Social Sciences December 5,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-03 | Author:Eric Karpeles

Czapski channeled his creative energies into writing his book. Narrating in a dispassionate voice, without recourse to outrage, he let the cruel facts speak for themselves. He underscores the experience ...
( Category: History & Criticism November 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:James St. James [James, James St.]

And I never again felt comfortable at Mavis’s apartment, either. Her snippy manner, coupled with Freeze’s increasingly imperial attitude, were wearing thin. They seemed to have forgotten all about my ...
( Category: True Crime November 6,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-27 | Author:Vivek Shraya

* * * — IT’S LIKELY THIS UNUSUAL feeling of comfort that does slowly change how I see you and feel about you (or maybe it was all your baking). ...
( Category: Social Sciences November 6,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-13 | Author:Carolyn Wood

FRESHMAN 1959 to 1960 Beaverton High School had more to offer than grade school did—different teachers every period, interesting and entertaining kids from other schools, and a swim team loaded ...
( Category: Biographies October 23,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-15 | Author:Jill Soloway

9 MAKING HISTORY I got home from San Francisco and ordered all of Eileen’s books. I stacked Maxfield Parrish on top of Inferno on top of Snowflake / different streets, ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs October 16,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:May Sarton

TEN A Flower-Arranging Summer MAKING A GARDEN is not a gentle hobby for the elderly, to be picked up and laid down like a game of solitaire. It is a ...
( Category: Essays & Correspondence October 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-11 | Author:Frank Lowe [Lowe, Frank]

LEARNING TO LOTE MARY HOLLAND, age 27 ON OCTOBER 28, 1992, my life changed forever. I was almost three at the time, and had been shuffled from foster home to ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs September 24,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-19 | Author:Imani Perry

Out here on a sand bar, working and taking walks by the ocean, which seems to be my particular brand of therapy . . . back at the end of ...
( Category: World September 20,2018 )

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