Hands Of My Father

Pub Date : 2009-02-03 | Author : Myron Uhlberg | Publisher : Bantam

ISBN 10 : 9780553906271
ISBN 13 : 0553906275

By turns heart-tugging and hilarious, Myron Uhlberg’s memoir tells the story of growing up as the hearing son of deaf parents—and his life in a world that he found unaccountabl..

The Beach Trees

Pub Date : 2011-05-03 | Author : Karen White | Publisher : Penguin

ISBN 10 : 1101528583
ISBN 13 : 9781101528587

From the New York Times bestselling author of the Tradd Street novels comes a story that takes one woman on a journey into a secret past, and a life she never expected... From the ..

The House At Sugar Beach

Pub Date : 2008-09-02 | Author : Helene Cooper | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 9781416565727
ISBN 13 : 1416565728

Journalist Helene Cooper examines the violent past of her home country Liberia and the effects of its 1980 military coup in this deeply personal memoir and finalist for the 2008 Na..

Black Faces White Faces

Pub Date : 2012-03-01 | Author : Jane Gardam | Publisher : Hachette UK

ISBN 10 : 9781405516181
ISBN 13 : 1405516186

A loosely connected sequence of stories, offering vignettes of human foibles from the holiday island of Jamaica. Mrs Filling sees something nasty in the midday sun; an English lawy..

A Good Clean Edge

Pub Date : 2011-07-07 | Author : Vincent Caldey | Publisher : Hachette UK

ISBN 10 : 9781408315781
ISBN 13 : 1408315785

A traumatic family life. A brand new school. A boy. A knife. A war of nerves. A dark and tragic turn of events. A good clean edge...

Ballina Boy

Pub Date : 2010-10-22 | Author : Roger KA Allen | Publisher : Xlibris Corporation

ISBN 10 : 9781453595312
ISBN 13 : 1453595317

The water was as smooth as glass, and with a hint of diesel oil on the surface I could see all the colours of the rainbow ... we were not there just to catch fish but to dream. Thi..