A boy plays war games with his toy maker father's hand-carved wooden soldiers and finds the events are uncannily echoed in the very trenches where his father fights. Does the fate of these ... See full summary »
Man Without a Gun is thrilling memoir of Giandomenico Picco's two decades as a high-level diplomat for the United Nations. But nothing could have prepared him for the dangers he would face in resolving the Lebanon hostage crisis.
It follows three guys and two women in their 20s who live in a brownstone in 2014 in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washington, D.C., as they navigate relationships and careers in pursuit... See full summary »