Esperanza's Box of Saints by Maria Amparo Escandon is one of my favorite books of all time! Summary from publisher:Esperanza's Box of Saints is a magical, humorous, and passion-filled odyssey about a beautiful young widow's search for
For Whom the Bell Tolls is a novel by Ernest Hemingway published in It tells the story of Robert Jordan, a young American in the International Brigades attached to a republican guerrilla unit during the Spanish Civil War.
What Is the What: The Autobiography of Valentino Achak Deng is a 2006 novel written by Dave Eggers. It is based on the real life story of Valentino Achak Deng, a Sudanese refugee and member of the Lost Boys of Sudan program. (cover art by Rachell Sumpter)