"Thoughtful memoir by former Secretary of State. Kerry skillfully blends the professional and personal aspects of his life. Given I’m nearly the same age, it was engaging to read of his early life, influences and choices. The ‘every day is extra’ i..."
"The ancient world of Homer’s 'Iliad' is this book’s setting. It paints a picture of the girls who become enslaved as spoils of war, particularly Briseis, a king’s wife who is selected by the legendary Achilles as his concubine.
Very readable. C..."
"Head gardeners currently working at mostly public gardens in the United Kingdom are profiled in separate chapters. So interesting to this formerly avid gardener. The gardeners’ passions make their stories lively and inspiring. Wonderful photograp..."