This lavishly illustrated history of the year 1616 is both enthralling and frustrating.
Pulitzer Prize-winner Tim Weiner explores the fascinating but disquieting history of the FBI.
Is it getting harder to hear the quiet voices among us?
More than baseball, 'Driving Mr. Yogi' is a book about friendship.
"New Collected Poems" allows the playful, musical side of Wendell Berry's being to shine through.
Is the American Jewish establishment putting Israel's democratic ideals at risk?
This true story of life in a North Korean prison camp may be the most disturbing book that you will ever read.
A hearty helping of recipes from author Jeanne Kelley will have you excited about eating your leafy greens.
A defense of teaching from an impertinent, hilarious, and challenging teacher.
They may have been soulmates, but the special relationship of Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher never did run smooth.
High-flying tales of life and love from the author of 'Cowboys Are My Weakness.'
Are Americans in the process of abandoning their rights?
Teddy Roosevelt takes on New York City: the Rough Rider vs. the Rotten Apple
In 'Life Sentences,' author and critic William H. Gass entrances the reader with his lilting prose and skilled literary criticism.
Can a child with a facial deformity make it through middle school? This beautiful novel for middle-grade readers tells the story of a remarkable boy who does more than survive.
Former US Ambassador to Austria Swanee Hunt writes hauntingly of the "grand intentions and missed opportunities" that prevented us from protecting Bosnians.
British academic Andrew Preston offers a crisply written account of the historic intersection of religion and US foreign policy.
'Devil' is a compelling look at the case that forged Thurgood Marshall’s perception of himself as a crusader for civil rights.
A diverse group of writers lend their talents to the search for meaning after Japan’s tsunami.
Sportswriters Barry Wilner and Ken Rappoport tell how March Madness grew from an eight-team tournament in a rickety Illinois gym to a $10-billion business.