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To Raise the Fallen

Irish military chaplain Fr. Willie Doyle, S.J., died in action during the Battle of Passchendaele on August 16, 1917, having been hit by a German shell while rushing to the aid of wounded soldiers trapped...

Born a Crime

It's a story about Trevor Noah's life, from his childhood to where he is now: a comedian. He explains how life was growing up as a colored child in South Africa. Though his life was hard, he manages to...

Witness To a Trial

The author narrates an original legal drama which remains unresolved and shows the flaws of the American justice system, as well as the doubts about its capacity to impose death sentences. He briefly...

A Good Woman

At the age of nineteen, Anabelle, the daughter of a family of wealthy New York bankers, has a whole future ahead of her. But misfortune knocks on her door: her father and brother tragically die when Titanic...

The Living Mountain

The author (1893-1981) was born - and lived almost all her life - near Aberdeen. She was a good mountaineer, an expert gardener, a literature teacher and writer. She describes in a very detailed way the...