Spielvogel-diamonstein award for the art of the essay writing Winner Angela Morales for The Girls in My Town (University of New Mexico Press) The PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay aims to preserve the.
Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden. This book chronicles the fascinating life of Chiyo, who is sold to a geisha house, where she later becomes the star geisha, Sayuri. Excellent read and although not as good the movie was well worth seeing
Banned Books: The Nazis and the Catholic Church were and are not the only ones to ban books. Currently the State Board of Education bans several. Ray Bradbury's "Farenheit is a tale of a society banning books. It and the books on this list are all wor
12 Books That Changed My Life // From The Happiness of Pursuit and The Art of Asking, to His Dark Materials, and The Ocean at the End of the Lane. Fiction and non-fiction of every kind, books have shaped my life from the moment I could read.