PARALYSIS: Waking: a memoir of trauma and transcendence by Matthew Sanford. An inspirational memoir about a car accident that ended the lives of two of the author's family members and rendered the author a paraplegic describes how his other surviving family members and he picked up the pieces of their lives, his recuperation at the Mayo Clinic, and his decision to become a disabled yoga instructor.
Bernard Leach : life and work by Cooper, Emmanuel. This outstanding biography is a vivid account of the life and art of Bernard Leach, the father of studio pottery. New Haven : Published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art by Yale University Press, c2003.