An Uncomplicated Life: A Father's Memoir of His Exceptional Daughter by Paul Daugherty is a non-fiction book written about a father's love for his daughter with down syndrome. A beautiful story of family and fatherhood.
American Wife is the story of Alice Blackwell, wife, mother and First Lady of the United States. Author Curtis Sittenfeld follows Alice from her young days of first love in Wisconsin, through unimaginable tragedy, and into her later years as the wife of a screw up in a very political family.
'Leaving Time' by Jodi Picoult tells the story of a young girl desperate to find out what happened to her mother so many years ago. The story weaves Picoult's love of elephants into her popular writing style. Read more to find out what I thought of the book.
In 'The Wild Truth' Carine McCandless tells the story of growing up with Chris McCandless ('Into the Wild') and the circumstances that sent him on his infamous journey across country.