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The Philosophical Life: Twelve Great Thinkers and the Search for Wisdom, from Socrates to Nietzsche

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The Philosophical Life: Twelve Great Thinkers and the Search for Wisdom, from Socrates to Nietzsche

The Philosophical Life: Twelve Great Thinkers and the Search for Wisdom, from Socrates to Nietzsche by James Miller
English | January 2nd, 2012 | ISBN: 1851689567 | 432 pages | EPUB | 1.05 MB

Learn How to Live from History's Greatest Thinkers

Old Man Country: My Search for Meaning Among the Elders

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Old Man Country: My Search for Meaning Among the Elders

Old Man Country: My Search for Meaning Among the Elders by Thomas R. Cole
English | November 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 0190689986 | 192 pages | EPUB | 1.51 MB

We aspire to live in a country where old men are celebrated as vital elders but not demeaned if they become ill and dependent. We aspire to maintain health as well as maintain dignity and fulfillment in frailty. Old Man Country helps readers see and imagine these possibilities for themselves. The book follows the journey of a writer in search of wisdom, as he encounters twelve distinguished American men over 80—including Paul Volcker, the former head of the Federal Reserve, and Denton Cooley, the world's most famous heart surgeon.

Travels with Fignment On the Road in Search of Disney Dreams

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Travels with Fignment On the Road in Search of Disney Dreams

Travels with Fignment On the Road in Search of Disney Dreams by Marty Sklar
English | November 5th, 2019 | ISBN: 1368023126 | 240 pages | EPUB | 22.12 MB

Travels with Figment: On the Road in Search of Disney Dreams is the final book from Disney Legend Marty Sklar. In his fifty-four years at Disney-among his assignments in his first ten years was writing personal materials for Walt Disney-Marty travelled the globe, creating Disney magic and committing his adventures to memory.

The Lost Brothers: A Family's Decades-Long Search

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The Lost Brothers: A Family's Decades-Long Search

The Lost Brothers: A Family's Decades-Long Search by Jack El-Hai
English | October 22nd, 2019 | ISBN: 1517907500 | 112 pages | True PDF | 6.85 MB

The dread, the drama, and the hope of a break in one of the country's oldest active missing-child investigations

Mudlark: In Search of London's Past Along the River Thames

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Mudlark: In Search of London's Past Along the River Thames

Mudlark: In Search of London's Past Along the River Thames by Lara Maiklem
English | November 5th, 2019 | ISBN: 1631494961 | 336 pages | EPUB | 3.43 MB

A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week

Extraordinary Dogs: Stories from Search and Rescue Dogs, Comfort Dogs, and Other Canine Heroes

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Extraordinary Dogs: Stories from Search and Rescue Dogs, Comfort Dogs, and Other Canine Heroes

Extraordinary Dogs: Stories from Search and Rescue Dogs, Comfort Dogs, and Other Canine Heroes by Liz Stavrinides, John Schlimm
English | October 22nd, 2019 | ISBN: 1250201403 | 288 pages | EPUB | 149.15 MB

A beautiful photo book showcasing more than 50 heroic dogs "in uniform" and their stories, from photographer Liz Stavrinides and author John Schlimm.

Ghostland: In Search of a Haunted Country

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Ghostland: In Search of a Haunted Country

Ghostland: In Search of a Haunted Country by Edward Parnell
English | October 17th, 2019 | ISBN: 000827195X | 272 pages | EPUB | 87.99 MB

'A uniquely strange and wonderful work of literature' Philip Hoare 'An exciting new voice' Mark Cocker, author of Crow Country In his late thirties, Edward Parnell found himself trapped in the recurring nightmare of a family tragedy. For comfort, he turned to his bookshelves, back to the ghost stories that obsessed him as a boy, and to the writers through the ages who have attempted to confront what comes after death.

Free Cyntoia: My Search for Redemption in the American Prison System

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Free Cyntoia: My Search for Redemption in the American Prison System

Free Cyntoia: My Search for Redemption in the American Prison System by Cyntoia Brown-Long
English | October 16th, 2019 | ISBN: 1982141107 | 320 pages | EPUB | 26.80 MB

In her own words, Cyntoia Brown shares the riveting and redemptive story of how she changed her life for the better while in prison, finding hope through faith after a traumatic adolescence of drug addiction, rape, and sex trafficking led to a murder conviction.

A Pilgrimage to Eternity: From Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith

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A Pilgrimage to Eternity: From Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith

A Pilgrimage to Eternity: From Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith by Timothy Egan
English | October 15th, 2019 | ISBN: 0735225230 | 384 pages | EPUB | 2.96 MB

Tracing an ancient pilgrimage route from Canterbury to Rome, the bestselling and "virtuosic" (The Wall Street Journal) writer explores the past and future of Christianity

Going Over Home: A Search for Rural Justice in an Unsettled Land

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Going Over Home: A Search for Rural Justice in an Unsettled Land

Going Over Home: A Search for Rural Justice in an Unsettled Land by Charles Thompson, Jr.
English | October 3rd, 2019 | ISBN: 1603589120 | 240 pages | EPUB | 50.31 MB

An intimate portrait of the joys and hardships of rural life, as one man searches for community, equality, and tradition in Appalachia

The Forest City Killer: A Serial Murderer, a Cold-Case Sleuth, and a Search for Justice

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The Forest City Killer: A Serial Murderer, a Cold-Case Sleuth, and a Search for Justice

The Forest City Killer: A Serial Murderer, a Cold-Case Sleuth, and a Search for Justice by Vanessa Brown
English | October 4th, 2019 | ISBN: 1770415033 | 346 pages | EPUB | 11.30 MB

Dig deep into the unsolved murder of Jackie English and join the hunt for a serial killer