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His 2020 Vision

book cover image Our Revolution

Days away from the inauguration of Donald Trump, is it too late to Feel The Bern? Mr. Sanders says, "Not on your life!"

Saint Christopher?

book cover image The Faith of Christopher Hitchens

At the time of his death, Christopher Hitchens was one of the most notorious atheists in the world. And yet, all was not as it seemed.

Adams & Acorns

book cover image John Quincey Adams

What is it about the Adams family tree? Every branch seems to be sprouting a biography.

Trail Blazer

book cover image Dr. Oronhyatekha

Dr. Oronhyatekha (Peter Martin) was one of the first indigenous physicians in Canada and the first to attend Oxford University. He shattered a lot of stereotypes.

Latin Lover

book cover Living With A Dead Language

After leaving downtown New York City for the country, Ann Patty got bored. Then she found a whole new life taking classes in Latin. She came, she saw, she conquered.

We Have Lift Off

book cover image Spaceman

What is it really like to travel in space? Kirkus Reviews says "Massimino makes having “the right stuff” both breathtaking and formidable."

Young Man In A Hurry

book cover image Hero of the Empire

South Africa gave Winston Churchill his fourth taste of war. He was twenty four years old.


book cover image One Soldier

Dillon Hillier, a corporal with the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, returned home from a tour in Afghanistan and started up a normal life. At least, that was the plan.

Massey Lectures 2016

The Return of History

The face of the Earth is not ablush with democratic stability and rising prosperity, this year. Canadian Jennifer Welsh says she knows why.

November 8, 2016

book cover image The Year of Voting Dangerously

Are we there, yet? Trapped between two candidates with record-low ratings, Americans are plunging into The Year of Voting Dangerously.