Recommendations from the faculty and staff of DeSales University.
Rebecca Beardsall, Humanities and Amanda Yetter, Office of Student Life, both recommend:
Walls, J. (2006) The Glass Castle. New York. NY: Scribn
Amanda says “this was the best book that I read this summer!” and Rebecca adds: “A memoir like no other. If you enjoy reading memoirs you have to put this one on your list.”
Trexler owns this book: General Collection HV5132. W35 2006
Rebecca Beardsall also recommends:
London, J. (2004) Gilgamesh: A Novel. New York, NY: Grove Press.
Rebecca says: ” This is an epic type novel based in Australia, which chronicles the life of a very strong and courageous woman.”
Abdichie, C.A. (2009) The Thing Around Your Neck. New York, NY: Knopf.
“This is an amazing collection of short stories that keeps you wanting more” –Rebecca Beardsall
This title is on order!