Hill Women: Finding Family and a Way Forward in the Appalachian Mountains

After rising from poverty to earn two Ivy League degrees, an Appalachian lawyer pays tribute to the strong hill women who raised and inspired her, and whose values have the potential to rejuvenate a struggling region an uplifting and eye opening memoir for readers of Hillbilly Elegy and Educated.

The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia

In the afternoon or early evening of June 25, 1980, two young women, Vicki Durian and Nancy Santomero, were killed in an isolated clearing in rural Pocahontas County West Virginia They were hitchhiking to an outdoor peace festival known as the Rainbow Gathering, but never arrived Their killings

My War Criminal: Personal Encounters with an Architect of Genocide

An investigation into the nature of violence, terror, and trauma through conversations with a notorious war criminal by Jessica Stern, one of the world s foremost experts on terrorism Between October 2014 and November 2016, global terrorism expert Jessica Stern held a series of conversations in a

The Book of Waking Up: Experiencing the Divine Love That Reorders a Life

We all have our habits to help when life gets hard Yet there s only one force that can offer us true healing from life s pain Join award winning writer Seth Haines in The Book of Waking Up for a guided experience into the Divine Love of God that transforms a life The inevitable pain of life

Educated

Tara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home canned peaches and sleeping with her head for the hills bag In the summer she stewed herbs for her mother, a midwife and

Open Book

Jessica reveals for the first time her inner monologue and most intimate struggles Guided by the journals she s kept since age fifteen, and brimming with her unique humor and down to earth humanity, Open Book is as inspiring as it is entertaining This was supposed to be a very different book Five

Becoming

In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era As First Lady of the United States of America the first African American to serve in that role she helped create the most welcoming and inclusive White House in