Tuesdays with Morrie ~ Mitch Albom ~ Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it.
The latest novel from Nobel Prize winner Morrison. An angry and self-loathing veteran of the Korean War, Frank Money finds himself back in racist America after enduring trauma on the front lines that left him with more than just physical scars.
Wintering is a book by a naturalist, Diana Kappel-Smith. I go back to this book over and over. Wonderful descriptions. An especially wonderful section called "Islands in the Sky" about Cape May. An old book, only available used.