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A little misty-eyed romanticism can't get in the way of this brutally honest depiction of life on board a British warship during the Napoleonic Wars. Realistically photographed with some thrilling ... MoreWrite your own review
by Jean Fischer
It doesn't take much to pray to God.
100 Extraordinary Stories of Prayer for Courageous Girls: Unforgettable Tales of Women of Faith
The Eleven Days After Gettysburg
Following defeat at the Battle of Gettysburg, Robert E. Lee, the commander of the Army of Northern Virginia determined on a retreat. Retreats are always hazardous, and the retreat from Gettysburg was ... MoreWrite your own review
Concise handbook with super videos. Love the bullet points and high yield facts. Totally recommend this MoreWrite your own review
Yes, Hitler's Life Is Interesting
The author was friends with Hitler in their late teens and roomed with him in Vienna, where they both hoped to study. "Hoped" because Hitler failed to get into art school, while the author ... MoreWrite your own review
It's almost impossible not to come across a story every day about another victim of the opioid/mental health crisis that is devastating cities around the globe.
A Mystery at the height of Victorian Society
This was a very entertaining and unusual mystery. Charles Lenox is a Victorian aristocrat who, against the wishes of his family, has set himself up as a detective. He is now beginning to gain the ... MoreWrite your own review
Fitzgerald's Tender Is The Night
F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1934 novel "Tender is the Night" is a story of part of America's "Lost Generation" in the period following WW I. Most of the story is set on the French Riviera in the 1920s with ... MoreWrite your own review
by Pico Iyer
The Open Road
Pico Iyer's new book subtitled "The Global Journey of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama" takes its title and theme from an essay by D. H. Lawrence about Walt Whitman and his poem, "The Song of the Open Road" ... MoreWrite your own review
by Jane Isaac
Authentic, plausible and engaging
Having read a few of Jane Isaac's books and thoroughly enjoyed them, I had no hesitation in picking this despite not having read the previous 2 in the series and I wasn't disappointed.
Alex Garland is one of the best Sci-Fi writer/directors currently active. Annihilation is a creepy and thought provoking Cosmic Horror film that fans of Lovecraft and Weird Fiction will want to see. MoreWrite your own review
Alex Garland is one of the best current Sci-Fi writer/directors currently working. This is a great little isolated, claustrophobic drama around the dangers of AI. MoreWrite your own review
The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook: From Cauldron Cakes to Knickerbocker Glory--More Than 150 Magical Recipes for Wizards and Non-Wizards Alike
Just the idea is great. The book was in great shape very pleased with it.
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This Bible is an excellent addition to your library. In a world where many try to discredit the Bible, this is a useful tool for supporting the integrity of the Bible over 2000 years of history, and ... MoreWrite your own review
Every person in their youth has dreamt of escaping to some exotic locale for fun, freedom, and newness. Someplace on the globe that is 'other'; a place that can physically represent the internal ... MoreWrite your own review