Ḥanān Shaykh - Fiction - 1995 - 215 pages
Zahra, a young Lebanese woman haunted by memories of abuse by her parents, enters into a loveless marriage in West Africa and then returns to war-torn Beirut
Edward Harrison - Science - 1989 - 293 pages
Traces the development of theories to explain why the night sky is dark, looks at modern theories of cosmology, and includes brief profiles of past astronomers
Peggy Kern - High school students - 2011 - 139 pages
After ignoring the changes in her body over the last few weeks, Bluford High student Liselle Mason realizes she can't forget her brief relationship with Oscar Price and ...
Harald Fritzsch - Science - 2002 - 341 pages
Few aspects of American military history have been as vigorously debated as Harry Truman's decision to use atomic bombs against Japan. In this carefully crafted volume, Michael ...
Jeanine E. Bassett - Fiction - 2012 - 220 pages
Barely navigating the emotional vacuum of her family, Annette relies on romance and alcohol to guide her through a narrowly defined fantasy of how life is "supposed" to be ...