Memoires and personal reflections

Running for my life

Biography of runner Lopez Lomong, USA flag carrier at the 2008 Beijing and 2012 London Olympics. Born in Kimotong, a small town in southern Sudan, in 1985. As a 7-year-old boy he was kidnapped by rebel...

The hiding place

It is the story of Cornelia Ten Boom -Corrie- and her family, who live in the city of Haarlem, Holland and have a watchmaker's shop in the family home. A great biography of faith, love and forgiveness. From...

Courage to soar

It is the autobiography of the well-known American gymnast, from 1997 -the year she was born in Ohio- to 2016. I will refer in these lines only to the period covered by this book, which she wrote with the...

Butterfly

Yusra's goal is to transmit some memories of her life, focusing on what the subtitle, From refugee to Olympic swimmer. Her testimony aims to give a voice to the more than seventy million displaced people...

Conversion: A Spiritual Journey

The book contains the brief memories of the well-known journalist and writer, master of English prose, describing his life of pilgrimage and his spiritual journey until his conversion to Catholicism....

The Outermost House

The Outermost House is a classic of American nature writing. The author, Henry Beston (born as Henry Beston Shearan), lived alone in a cabin on Cape Cod in the mid 1920s for a couple of years to...

In the sea there are crocodiles

A real story of an Afganistan boy who does not belong to the majority ethnia, Hazara, and his family, threatened by the Taliban. His mother takes him to Pakistan so as to separate him from the people who...

The Spymaster of Baghdad

The Spymaster of Baghdad is the gripping story of the top-secret Iraqi intelligence unit that infiltrated the Islamic State. More so than that of any foreign power, the information they gathered...