Biographies

Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

WRITINGS ON THE WALL: SEARCHING FOR A NEW EQUALITY BEYOND BLACK AND WHITE brings a thoughtful, honest, reasonable and compelling case for how America can create equal opportunity for all its citizens. Everyone who can read - should read this book.

 

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Lincoln's Last Trial Dan Abrams

LINCOLN'S LAST TRIAL is a thrilling account of the last major case Abraham Lincoln litigated before his campaign and eventual victory for the presidency. The author does a fantastic job of using vivid details to describe the courtroom scenes and the stakes, whether they be personal, professional, or political.

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Fascism: A Warning Madeleine Albright

FASCISM is a comprehensive, easy-to-understand explanation of the threat of the catastrophic possibilities facing the world by right-wing extremists if average citizens do not take action. No one on earth is better qualified to express the history of this issue than the author who grew up under Hitler and later under...

Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937 - 1948 Madeleine Albright

PRAGUE WINTER: A PERSONAL STORY OF REMEMBRANCE AND WAR, 1937 - 1948 is the autobiography of a child living in Europe during World War Two who lost so much and saw more death and destruction and hatred than should ever be witnessed. If this were fiction it would be unbelievable that this refugee became one of the most...

The Mannings: The Fall and Rise of a Football Family Lars Anderson

THE MANNINGS: THE FALL AND RISE OF A FOOTBALL FAMILY is about the first family of quarterbacks, but is not just a football book. Every sports fan with a heartbeat will immediately recognize the names Archie, Peyton and Eli. Like Cher, Michael, Babe and a handful of others, these super-stars don't need a last name. Lars...

Pure Heart A Spirited Tale of Grace, Grit, and Whiskey Troylyn Ball

PURE HEART: A SPIRITED TALE OF GRACE is a truly amazing story of a determined mother of two special needs sons who surmounts every obstacle to become to become a highly successful distributer of legal moonshine. This one of the most inspiring books in the store.

 

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A Self-Made Man, 1809-1849: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Sidney Blumenthal

A SELF-MADE MAN 1809 - 1849: THE POLITICAL LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN begins with Lincoln's childhood and his thoughts of his father's slave. The author's prodigious research and political expertise gives the reader a unique glimpse at the early years. This is the first volume of an anticipated set of four.

 

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Wrestling with His Angel: The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln Vol. II, 1849-1956 Sidney Blumenthal

WRESTLING WITH HIS ANGEL: THE POLITICAL LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, VOLUME 2, 1849-1856 is the second volume of Sidney Blumenthal's acclaimed, landmark biography, and reveals the future president's genius during the most decisive period of his political life.

 

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The Best Cook in the World: Tales from My Momma's Table Rick Bragg

THE BEST COOK IN THE WORLD: TALES FROM MY MOMMA'S TABLE is Rick Bragg's best book. The James Beard Award winner and Pulitzer Prize winner has combined his iconic Southern storytelling with blue collar foods his family has been preparing for generations. Through more than one hundred and fifty years no one has ever...

The Prince of Frogtown Rick Bragg

THE PRINCE OF FROGTOWN is the third and final volume in Rick Bragg's family trilogy that includes All Over but the Shoutin' and Ava's Man. The storyline has a focus on Rick's remembrances of his father, and his interviews with those who knew him, as well as his relationship with his step-son.

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