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Narrative Nonfiction | Narrative Nonfiction

lisa-c-harper's picture
Feb.15.2011
From Publishers Weekly Harper's elegant, thoughtful writing makes this a must-read for expectant parents: there is both affirmation and information, such as a scientific explanation of how the fetus and placenta regulate pregnancy. The author skillfully moves between the personal and the...
karen-tintori's picture
Mar.05.2009
 Unto the Daughters is the story of a secret guarded so fiercely for nine decades that members of Tintori’s family died without ever learning of it. Unto the Daughters began with an obliterated entry on a passport - discovered during a genealogical quest - and a reluctant revelation of an ancestor...
wendy-l-call's picture
May.16.2008
“…a virtuoso collection of essays by writers on writing non-fiction; these remarkable insights into the craft were collected at Harvard University and include selections from such notable veteran scribes as Tom Wolfe, Tracy Kidder, Susan Orlean, David Halberstam, Nora Ephron and Macolm Gladwell...
kevin-davis's picture
Mar.06.2008
The startlingly true story of an innocent man caught up in the criminal justice system.   "A masterpiece of reporting. No other story, fact or fiction, could be as gripping" - Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Edna Buchanan