All the President’s Men. Carl Bernstein & Bob Woodward.
In the most devastating political detective story of the century, the two reporters whose investigation smashed the Watergate scandal wide open, tell the behind-the-scenes details. 973.924 Bernstein/DVD Fic All
Diving Bell and the Butterfly. Jean-Dominique Bauby.
After suffering a stroke that paralyzed his entire body except his left eye, Bauby, the French editor of Elle magazine, uses that eye to blink out his eloquent and affecting memoir. B Bauby/DVD FR Fic Diving
Friday Night Lights. H.G. Bissinger.
In Odessa, Texas, where high school football is a town obsession, Coach Gary Gaines and the Permian High School Panthers work hard while struggling with life issues and the overwhelming pressure of the town's expectations. 796.3326 Bissinger/DVD Fic Friday
Into the Wild. Jon Krakauer.
Freshly graduated from college, Christopher McCandless walked out of his privileged life and into the wild in search of adventure, and wrestled with the precarious balance between man and nature. B McCandless/DVD Fic Into
Julie & Julia. Julie Powell./ My Life in France. Julia Child.
Powell escapes the doldrums by cooking every recipe in Julia Child's classic "Mastering the Art of French Cooking". Child and her husband, Paul, embrace life and fine cuisine during their years in France. B Powell & B Child/DVD Fic Julie
Lost Moon: the Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13. Jim Lovell.
"Houston, we've got a problem." This riveting book puts the reader right in the spacecraft during one of the worst disasters and astonishing triumphs in the history of space exploration. 629.454 Lovell/DVD Fic Apollo
Motorcycle Diaries. Ernesto Guevara.
This chronicle of the Ernesto “Che” Guevara's seven-month motorcycle journey throughout South America reveals the beginning of his transformation into a dedicated revolutionary. 918 Guevara/DVD Fic Motorcycle
Searching for Bobby Fischer. Fred Waitzkin.
The fascinating story of Fred Waitzkin and his son Josh, from the moment six-year-old Josh first sits down at a chessboard until he wins the national championship. 794.1092 Waitzkin/DVD Fic Searching
Under the Tuscan Sun. Frances Mayes.
A just-divorced writer buys a villa in Tuscany on a whim, hoping it will change her life for the better. Along the way she finds that sometimes what seems like a mistake is really a blessing. 945.5 Mayes/DVD Fic Under