Two medically oriented books. Mountains Beyond Mountains is the remarkable story of a determined American doctor working to bring health care to someof the remotest and poorest areas of Haiti.
The Essential Difference is a fascinating account of research done into the differences between male and female brains and the links with autistic traits.
Climbing Jacob's Ladder relates the story of Alan Morinis' quest to find out more about Jewish Mussar spirituality, and is a book I have read - with great profit- several times. Definitely a keeper !
I love historical books, and this one, Princesses, by Lady Antonia Fraser's daughter Flora is a fascinating account of the quite sad lives of the daughters of King George III.
Come, Follow Me is another much read book of mine, which I dearly love.
I have read several books by the mother & daughter team, P J Tracy, but Want To Play? is the first in the series, and was exceptionally cleverly plotted.
These two are Elinor Brent-Dyer books only tangentially connected to her Chalet School series, but excellent and enjoyable reads.
Travels in an Old Tongue is the story of an American who falls in love with the Welsh language and decides to travel round the world meeting other Welsh language learners. Her journeys take her to Scandinavia, Japan, India and many other places where one wouldn't imagine that people would be learning Welsh......
I ♥ Miss Read's delightful stories about life in Fairacre and Thrush Green :-)
Amish Peace is another re-read, to great spiritual profit.
I have three other of Carol Drinkwater's books about her passionate love of her olive farm in the South of France. In this book, The Olive Route, she travels around the Mediterranean to try to find out more about the history of olive cultivation, and it makes for fascinating reading.