Staff Picks

In the Company of Marines: A Surgeon Remembers Vietnam By James O. Finnegan, MD
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(3 Ratings)
Dr. James Finnegan spent one year in Vietnam during the war as a combat surgeon, including heading a surgical team in Khe Sanh during the famous 77 day siege of that combat base. His stories are... More > personal, unique, and describe a side of the war seldom reported in the media. Each story is based on the true personal experiences of a physician who himself received a Purple Heart for wounds he sustained in action.< Less
TRIUMPH: Inspired by the true life story of legendary Coach Kay Yow By MaryEllen Williams
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TRIUMPH is an inspiring true-life story of a girl from a small town who became a world renowned legend. It begins in a time and place where women had few options and sports were a man's world. As a... More > child Kay loved playing basketball but like many young women of that time she anticipated life as a teacher. Through the encouragement of her parents and principal, she changed her expectations and raised the bar on what women could accomplish. Kay defied these limitations to become a successful Basketball coach, a hall of fame inductee, and an Olympic gold coach. With her many successes there would be even bigger challenges. Her fiercest opponent would become her ongoing battle with breast cancer. Coach Yow faced these trials head on with grace, dignity, and her deep faith. Kay's love of people, her sense of humor, and her undying hope were contagious. She believed "When Life Kicks You, Let it Kick You Forward". This story will inspire you, give hope to you and let you find the hidden hero within yourself.< Less
Journey to the Edge of Eden By Gary W. Schmelz
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JOURNEY TO THE EDGE OF EDEN This memoir recounts some of the unique moments a father and son experience during their lifelong journey from the noisy apartment-lined streets of the metropolitan area... More > surrounding New York City to the subtropical coastal wetlands of Southwest Florida. The journey unfolds through poignant and humorous anecdotes that provide insight into the duo’s developing appreciation for the natural environment and their commitment to preserving South Florida’s wilderness areas. “… The book’s strengths lie in Schmelz’s detailed descriptions of Southwest Florida’s otherworldly flora and fauna and his overarching environmental message of responsible stewardship. …”--ForeWord Clarion Reviews< Less
spots only? By sergio davanzo
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(12 Ratings)
20 quadri & tre critiche. Una piccola mostra antologica rappresentativa dei miei lavori eseguiti dal 2004 al 2008: "Pianeta rosso", "Omaggio ai tubisti",... More > "Dunas","Caramella","Il signor Cerniera","I miei manoscritti bruciati","Dal balletto al segno","Finestra nella notte","Viaggio al buio","Il figlio punk","Cantiere navale","i","Frammento di vita","Strada di Bagdad con mimosa","Ritratto rosso","Nascita di una principessa azzurra","serie jazz - emozioni","Cattedrale unica nello spazio"< Less