Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
Celebrate the Macintosh computer’s 30th Anniversary by reading the story of how it all began. Isaacson paints a portrait of a complicated man whose genius propelled both industry and artistry to new–and previously unimaginable—levels.
Detroit: An American Autopsy by Charlie LeDuff
Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Charlie LeDuff turns his investigative powers to his hometown, studying and evaluating the causes of its decline and its attempts at regeneration. Fascinating!
One museum, two thieves and the Boston underworld–the story behind the lost Gardner masterpieces worth $500 million and the art detective who swore to get them back. Also participate in the East Grand Rapids branch’s live Skype chat with the author on March 20. (Registration required).
This sweet and funny tale of a preppy editor buying a Brooklyn deli with his Korean in-laws is about family, culture clash and the quest for authentic experiences. This title is also available as an eAudiobook with wonderful narration by Bronson Pinchot.
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