Interested in learning more? Read all about how the United States of America was formed in these well-researched books. Some are irreverent, some present an alternate perspective, but they all offer a mind-opening take on the events of 1776 and beyond.
There's something voyeuristic about reading the way Nick Hornby writes about middle-aged (or approaching middle-aged) male emotions. It's so brutally honest about hopes and fears, regrets and failures, triumphs and hopes. Though there are sad moments, overall the story is one of inspiration in many forms.
If the Mors Navis was taking on crew, I'd sign up NOW and never look back.
A quick read about how everyone has something unique about them that true friends will appreciate for ages 8 and up.
The best of the best children's picture book recommendations, all not yet published titles, forthcoming from various Penguin Random House imprints.