Category Archives: Featured Books

Finding Magic

Finding Magic

FINDING MAGIC: A LOVE STORY, by Sally Quinn  (Author) Publisher: HarperOne (September 12, 2017) The author, journalist, television commentator, and longtime Washington insider reflects on the spiritual quest that has brought deeper meaning to her life—and kept her grounded within the high-powered political world of Washington, D.C.’s elite—her renowned writing career, her celebrity marriage, and her…MORE

You’ve Got This

You’ve Got This

YOU’VE GOT THIS: UNLOCKING THE HERO DAD WITHIN by Meg Meeker  (Author), Dave Ramsey (Foreword) Publisher: Regnery Publishing; Reprint edition (May 14, 2018) “Your go-to gift for new fathers.” — Dave Ramsey, New York Times bestselling author, motivational speaker, and radio host Whether you know it or not, if you’re a dad, you’re a hero—…MORE

9 Rules of Engagement

9 Rules of Engagement

9 RULES OF ENGAGEMENT: A MILITARY BRAT’S GUIDE TO LIFE AND SUCCESS by Harris Faulkner  (Author) Publisher: Harper (June 5, 2018) The Emmy award-winning news anchor of Outnumbered Overtime with Harris Faulkner and co-host of the talk show Outnumbered shares the lessons she learned growing up in a military family paying homage to the military…MORE

The Presidents and the Pastime

The Presidents and the Pastime

THE PRESIDENTS AND THE PASTIME: THE HISTORY OF BASEBALL AND THE WHITE HOUSE, by Curt Smith  (Author)  Publisher: Univ of Nebraska Pr (June 1, 2018)  The Presidents and the Pastime draws on Curt Smith’s extensive background as a former White House presidential speechwriter to chronicle the historic relationship between baseball, the “most American” sport, and the U.S.…MORE

Run the Storm

Run the Storm

RUN THE STORM: A SAVAGE HURRICANE, A BRAVE CREW, AND THE WRECK OF THE SS EL FARO, by George Michelsen Foy  (Author) Publisher: Scribner (May 1, 2018) In the bestselling tradition of The Perfect Storm and The Finest Hours, a harrowing true account of the mysterious disappearance of the SS El Faro, a gigantic American…MORE

Thank Your Mother’s Boyfriend for Dying Young

Thank Your Mother’s Boyfriend for Dying Young

THANK YOUR MOTHER’S BOYFRIEND FOR DYING YOUNG: HOW THE LIBERAL ARTS CAN REDUCE YOUR PAIN by Tom McBride (Author) Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (April 30, 2018) Dr. Samuel Johnson famously said, “Life is a condition in which there is much to be endured and little to be enjoyed.” We all know that life includes…MORE

Ruthless Tide

Ruthless Tide

RUTHLESS TIDE: THE HEROES AND VILLAINS OF THE JOHNSTOWN FLOOD, AMERICA’S ASTONISHING GILDED AGE DISASTER, Al Roker Publisher: William Morrow (May 22, 2018) Central Pennsylvania, May 31, 1889: After a deluge of rain—nearly a foot in less than twenty-four hours—swelled the Little Conemaugh River, panicked engineers watched helplessly as swiftly rising waters threatened to breach…MORE

The End of Work

The End of Work

THE END OF WORK: WHY YOUR PASSION CAN BECOME YOUR JOB, by John Tamny Are Globalization and Robots Going to Take Your Job? Far from it. Thanks to rising prosperity and technological innovation, American jobs aren’t disappearing, they’re getting better. As people get wealthier, more of us are getting to do work that we love. For…MORE

The Unknowns

The Unknowns

THE UNKNOWNS: THE UNTOLD STORY OF AMERICA’S UNKNOWN SOLDIER AND WWI’S MOST DECORATED HEROES WHO BROUGHT HIM HOME by Patrick K. O’Donnell  (Author)  Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press (May 22, 2018) The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is sacred ground at Arlington National Cemetery. Originally constructed in 1921 to hold one of the thousands of unidentified…MORE

The Flying Tigers

The Flying Tigers

THE FLYING TIGERS: THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE AMERICAN PILOTS WHO WAGED A SECRET WAR AGAINST JAPAN, by Sam Kleiner (Author) Publisher: Viking (May 15, 2018) The thrilling story behind the American pilots who were secretly recruited to defend the nation’s desperate Chinese allies before Pearl Harbor and ended up on the front lines of…MORE