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In a highly organized and calculating Hell, senior devil Screwtape writes letters of advice to his nephew Wormwood, a demon tempter. Through their correspondence, Screwtape advises his nephew in the art of capturing a human soul, not through some great and wicked act, but through the mundane and everyday little decisions of life. You will never view your day to day life the same again.
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Adult Non-Fiction
Moonwalking with Einstein
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Joshua Foers takes us along on his journey from forgetful everyman to US Memory Champion. Along the way he explores how memory works and the impact memory has on our lives.
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Adult Non-fiction
Paper Made!
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What can you make from paper or an old book? This book is full of ideas that will inspire you!
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Adult Non-Fiction
The Happiness Project
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Written with charm and wit, The Happiness Project is illuminating yet entertaining, thought-provoking yet compulsively readable. Gretchen Rubin's passion for her subject jumps off the page, and reading just a few chapters of this book will inspire you to start your own happiness project!
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Adult Non-Fiction
Hearts West
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Hearts West includes twelve stories of courageous mail order brides and their exploits. Some were fortunate enough to marry good men and live happily ever after; still others found themselves in desperate situations that robbed them of their youth and sometimes their lives.
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Adult Non-Fiction
The Husband Project
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In The Husband Project women will discover fun and creative ways to bring back that lovin' feeling and remind their husbands-and themselves-why they married in the first place.
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Adult Non-Fiction
Jesus Land
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Julia tells her story with honesty and humor. I was surprised by the lack of judgment in the this memoir. I know that I would angry, confused, and hurt by these experiences and yet Julia shares her story in a way that is honest and accepting. This one will stay with you long after you turn the last page.
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Adult Non-fiction
Pioneer Woman Cooks
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This is a fantastic cookbook with step-by-step instructions for mouthwatering recipes. I love how Ree also lets you get a glimpse into her life and family.
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Adult Non-fiction