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On Hitler's Mountain

On Hitler's Mountain by Irmgard Hunt. Very interesting perspective of the reign of the Third Reich.

Senior Level Assignment  A must read for anyone who loves true stories of determination and survival. I couldn't put it down!

context leads p 128 Unbroken - Laura Hillenbrand. A must read for anyone who loves true stories of determination and survival.

The Birth House: A Novel (P.S.) by Ami McKay, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B002QGSX7S/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_QPlSrb03EP5KM

Dora Rare, the only Rare daughter within five generations, improves her lot in life by becoming the apprentice of Marie Babineau, the independent but caring Acadian midwife who helped bring several generations of Scots Bay residents into the world.

I read a lot of books and don't remember most of them after awhile...this one I won't forget

The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls- Reading this now. It is a fantastic memoir. She paints magical pictures of a childhood of neglect and the journey to a better life. It's inspiring, really, and I haven't even finished it yet. (recommended by Jenni)

this book is so flippin awesome! if you like murder mysteries you must read this book!

Through Violet Eyes by Stephen Woodworth

Favorite Author }- Stephen Woodworth - His "Violet Eyes" series about "Violets" or people who channel the dead so they can testify against their killers. really a good series.

I already believed that Heaven is for real, but this book makes you think about what it will be like.  Is little Colton's story 100% accurate?  I don't know, but I do believe that God takes care of His children, so I wouldn't bet against his depiction.

The Hardcover of the Heaven Is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back (Deluxe Edition) by Todd Burpo at Barnes &

Velva Jean Learns To Drive

Loved this book! Set in Appalachia in the years before World War II, Velva Jean Learns to Drive is a poignant story of a spirited young girl growing up in the gold-mining and moonshining South.