NONFICTION: A fascinating tale of unthinkable fraud Guglielmo Jr., is the story of an almost unthinkable fraud. Fisher and Guglielmo tell the true story of Tania Head, a woman who faked being a survivor of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. For more than six years, her heart-wrenching survival tale eluded ... 05/28/2012 - 3:14 pm | View Link
BOOK NOTES Today's Leading Thinkers on the Unthinkable" by John Brockman (2007 ... Another favorite of Sue Osterman's was "The Mapmaker's Wife: A True Tale of Love, Murder and Survival in the Amazon" by Robert Whitaker (2004). A scientific expedition was organized ... 01/25/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Nonfiction Chronicle CURRY: A Tale of Cooks and Conquerors ... These are ordinary people caught up in the unthinkable — like Chea Samy, a Cambodian dancer who, three years after being sent to work in rice fields during the Khmer Rouge madness, saw a poster of the man ... 02/4/2006 - 11:00 am | View Link
Korean War Educator: The General Store The General Store Non-Fiction Books How to Add your Book. Advertising Korean War-related materials on the KWE's General Store is simple and free. To add your book ... 01/27/2015 - 12:23 pm | View Website
The Complete Maus (Maus, #1-2) by Art Spiegelman ... Combined for the first time here are Maus I: A Survivor's Tale and Maus II - the complete story of Vladek Spiegelman and his wife, living and surviving in Hitler's ... 01/27/2015 - 11:33 am | View Website
New Arrivals These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. 01/26/2015 - 10:37 am | View Website
Music Was It: Young Leonard Bernstein Shop a Local Bookstore “Life without music is unthinkable.”—Leonard Bernstein, Findings. When Lenny was two years old, his mother found that the only way to ... 01/26/2015 - 3:20 am | View Website
BOOK EIGHT HAS A TITLE! | DianaGabaldon.com How exciting! I love it. I had been thinking just last night when book eight would get a title. The #DailyLines are always a treat and now book eight will be able to ... 01/25/2015 - 5:41 pm | View Website
World War II gave us many heroes, Hollywood added many more. Many have heard of the fighter aces through movies and books, and certainly national leaders and generals on both sides also received a fair amount of treatment.
Key to a good story is knowing what the central character wants so we can follow along as our protagonist tries and tries again. You know you’re in the hands of an expert when that’s covered in the first sentences, as in Richard Lange’s short story “Must Come Down,” which begins: “I’m pushing the cart out of the supermarket, rolling through the automatic doors, when I decide I want a cigarette.
Despite falling short of a Super Bowl spot, Pittsburgh Steelers fans love their starting quarterback these days. In years past, we haven’t always been kind to the QB, especially in the losing years. And I’m just not talking about Ben — think of all of the quarterbacks that have been skewered on radio and talk shows, at dinner, and over the water cooler in the office.