Life wrote many stories. Some of them are sad, some describes heroes and some help us to believe in ourselves. Book list presented below is based on many hours of reading and searching. We created the best list available on the internet.
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I. A Baby’s Cry
Author: Cathy Glass
Harrison is a lovely baby. Cathy Glass asked to take care of newborn kid a day after his birth is excited and scared at the same time. She is not sure that new duties not overwhelm her. She can’t understand the decision taken by the child’s mother but at home when she was unpacking clothes prepared by the mother she found a letter inside, she discovers that the woman did not want to give her son…
II. The Autobiography of Malcolm X
Author: Alex Haley
Malcolm X was raised in Lansing, Michigan. In his young ages he step in into crime world. Malcolm found himself in jail. He found there knowledge which changed his world. Elijah Muhammad shared his teachings with him. Malcolm become as he devoted him self: body and soul to the teachings of Elijah Muhammad.
Autobiography of this man defines American culture and the African American struggle for social and economic quality.
III. Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy
Author: Eric Metaxas
Right man and Christian in battle against Third Reich. Eric Metaxas, the American author and journalist, tells the story of life and personality of Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945), a Protestant theologian and pastor who involved in the activities of opposition to Hitler’s regime during the second World War. He was arrested and executed in the last weeks of the war.
IV.The Ultimate Quotable Einstein
Author: Allice Calaprice
The latest and complete release of more than 1,600 quotations from books, articles and public statements of Albert Einstein. With these quotes emerges extremely complex personality of Einstein as a man extremely interested of the world around him. Original American edition has been translated into more than 25 languages. Quotes gathered and developed by Alice Calaprice of Princeton University. She was for many years engaged in all of the works of Einstein. Introduction to the book wrote an outstanding physicist Freeman Dyson of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. The book contains dozens of photos of Einstein. The collected quotes relate to, physics, science, atomic weapon, religion, history and politics.
V. Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
Author: Laura Hillenbrand
A story that fascinated millions of readers around the world and become the basis for movie scenario.
“Wherever he looked, he saw only water and sharks waiting for his bad move”.
This is how story of Lous Zamperini begins. – A boy who become a part of Olympic team. He was shoot down over the Pacific Ocean and for 47 days he was drifting on the ocean defending himself against enemy bullets and sharks. He won clash with psychotic commander in the prison camp and found a love of woman, who seemed to be beyond his capabilities and when it was necessary, he was able to overcome even himself
VI. American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History
Author: Chris Kyle
Chris Kyle is the most dangerous marksman in the history of the US Armed Forces and Navy SEALs.
The enemies called him DEVIL. For fellows he is LEGEND.
VII. The Hurt Artist: My Journey from Suicidal Junkie to Ironman
Author: Shane Niemeyer
The Hurt Artist is a hearth breaking story about how not to give up and fight for yourself. During the reading we are witnesses of a true internal and external transformation of the author: From drug addict to one of the hundred best participants of IRONMAN – World Triathlon Championship.
VIII. Never Let Go
Author: Mac Owen
Mac and Mary fall in love in the 70-s when they was at high school. Mary became pregnant. At this times a teenage pregnancy was big disapproval and shame. They keep Mary’s pregnancy and make heartbreaking decision to give up their baby for adoption.
IX. Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World’s Worst Dog
Author: John Grogan
Marley is a very strong and big Labrador retriever. His bad side is his excess energy, demolishing the house and garden, discredits their owners – a young, developmental marriage journalists. Swallows everything what comes within range of his mouth, flew from dressage school in reason of the lack of progress. At the same time he is loved, sensitive and faithful dog able to show his understanding what really matters in life. Marley biography written by its owner, a well-known American journalist and columnist quickly won the hearts of readers and hits the bestseller list. So far, in USA sold nearly two million copies of “Marley&Me”.
X.Unstoppable: The Incredible Power of Faith in Action
Author: Nick Vujicic
Millions of people around the world recognizes the smiling face of Nick Vujicic. Nick was born without arms and legs. He overcome the physical limitations and today shows people that everything is possible. This person is one of the most popular motivational speakers. He is engaging in charitable activities, writes best-selling-books, records radio programs and many more. His life success summarizes in the motto: “faith in action”. Many people after reading his books and knowing his history starts really believing in themselves and changes lives.