Crossing the Watersob encomenda
Marzo, Clay; Yehling, Robert(9203131)
A hyperactive, autistic kid who could not pay attention in school becomes a top surfer. The water was his power source, and he thrived in a sport that he loved. Temple Grandin, author of'The Autistic Brain' From the best freestyle surfer in the...
The New York Times bestselling story from the author of The Good Lord Bird, winner of the 2013 National Book Award for Fiction. Who is Ruth McBride Jordan? A self-declared 'light-skinned' woman evasive about her ethnicity, yet steadfast in her love...sob encomenda
An African American man describes life as the son of a white mother and Black father, reflecting on his mother's contributions to his life and his confusion over his own identity.sob encomenda
In this meditative memoir--a compelling fusion of Barbarian Days and the journals of Thomas Merton--the author of Saltwater Buddha reflects on his 'failing toward enlightenment,' his continued search to find meaning and a greater understanding of...sob encomenda
Where the Roots Reach for Watersob encomenda
A teacher recounts a year on Yamacraw Island, off the South Carolina coast, when he helped black children gain an awareness of themselves as well as the world around them. Reprint.
Excerpt from Correspondence of the Late James Watt on His Discovery of the Theory of the Composition of Water: With a Letter From His Son You have satisfied me that the time has now arrived for the publication of the documents in my possession,...