The Price of Peace: Money, Democracy, and the Life of John Maynard Keynes

A page turning biography of world changing economist John Maynard Keynes and the big ideas that outlived him n nIn the spring of 1934, Virginia Woolf sketched an affectionate biographical portrait of her great friend John Maynard Keynes Writing a full two years before Keynes would revolutionize the

Braver Than You Think: Around the World on the Trip of My (Mother’s) Lifetime

At age 34, newly married and established in her career as an award winning newspaper journalist, Maggie Downs quits her job, sells her belongings, and embarks on the solo trip of a lifetime Her mother s nAs a child, Maggie Downs often doubted that she would ever possess the courage to visit the des

Banned Book Club

When Kim Hyun Sook started college in 1983 she was ready for her world to open up After acing her exams and sort of convincing her traditional mother that it was a good idea for a woman to go to college, she looked forward to soaking up the ideas of Western Literature far from the drudgery she was

Atomic Women: The Untold Stories of the Scientists Who Helped Create the Nuclear Bomb

Bomb meets Code Girls in this nonfiction narrative about the little known female scientists who were critical to the invention of the atomic bomb and the moral implications of their work.They were leaning over the edge of the unknown and were afraid of what they would discover there Meet the Worl