People Who Make a Difference

  • Zealot - life and times of Jesus Christ     by R.Aslan  (232.9  ASL)
  • NEW  !!!   A Good Death  (physician-assisted suicide)   by Sandra Martin  (179.7   MAR)
  • If Nuns Ruled The World - Ten Sisters on a Mission    by J. Piazza  (255.9 PIA)
  • Kabul Beauty School  by Deborah Roderiguez   (305.48  ROD)
  • Teach A Woman To Fish - overcoming poverty ....by R. Sharma  (305.4091724  SHA)
  • The International Bank of Bob by Bob Harris  (332.74  HAR)
  • Lighting The World....bringing electricity to everyone     by Jim Rogers  (333.793  ROG)
  • Battlefield Angels   by S. McGaugh  (355.345  MCG)
  • A Path Appears - transforming lives....   by N. Kristof  (361 KRI)
  • The Voluntourist by Ken Budd  (361.74 BUD)
  • Bringing Progress to Paradise by J. Rasley  (361.7 RAS)
  • NEW  !!!   How (not) to Start an Orphanage  ... by a woman who did  (Cambodia)   by Tara Winkler  (362.732  WIN)
  • NEW  !!!   A Good Month for Murder -..... homicide squad        by D. Wilber  (363.259523  WIL)
  • NEW   !!!  Smokejumper -...  airborne firefighters    by J. Ramos   (363.379  RAM)
  • Forty Chances ....hope in a hungry world     by Howard Buffet  (363.8  BUF)
  • The Shed That Fed a Million Children     by M. MacFarlane-Barrow   (363.883  MACF)
  • Stones into Schools by G. Mortenson   (371.823 MOR)
  • Three Cups of Tea by G. Mortenson        (371.91340954 MOR)
  • NEW  !!!   One Doctor - close calls, cold cases  ....  by B. Reilly, MD  (610.695  REI)
  • That Sugar Book    by Damon Gameau  (613.28332  GAM)
  • Trauma - My Life as an Emergency Surgeon   by Dr. J. Cole  (617.092  COL)
  • NEW  !!!   Second Suns - ... cure blindness (Himalayas)  by D. Relin  (617.742059  REL)
  • An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth   by Chris Hadfield  (629.450092  HAD)
  • NEW  !!!   Compassion in Action -.... rescuing abused animals    by S. Haisley  (636.0832  HA
  • Dogtripping - 25 Rescues.....Canine Cross-country Adventure    by D. Rosenfelt  (636.7  ROS)
  • KABOOM ! .....  a movement to save play    by D. Hammond  (790.068  HAM)
  • Wide-Open World - volunteering around the globe....    by John Marshall  (910.41  MAR)
  • NEW  !!!   Irena's Children -  (WW II  Holocaust)    by T. Mazzeo  (940.5318092  MAZ)
  • Escape From the Third Reich ...largest rescue effort...by S. Persson (940.53183  PER)
  • Avenue of Spies - ... American Family's Resistance in occupied France   by A. Kershaw  (940.534  KER)
  • Hide & Seek - Irish Priest....Defied the Nazi Command   by S. Walker  (940.5486  WAL)
  • Paradise General - .... combat hospital in Iraq     by  Dr. D. Hnida  (956.704437  HNI)
  • I Shall Not Hate - a Gaza Doctor's Journey by Dr. I. Abuelaish    (956.94054 ABU)
  • Find Me Unafraid -...hope in an African slum   by K. Odede & J. Posner  (967.62043  ODE)
  • Shakespeare Saved My Life - ten years in solitary with the bard   by Laura Bates  (B  BAT)
  • Send Forth the Healing Sun ......teaching brain surgery in African bush      by Tony Bartelme  (B  ELL)
  • NEW  !!!   A Truck Full of Money  .... to recover from great success (Paul English)   by T. Kidder  (B  ENG)
  • NEW  !!!   A Life Everlasting -.... boy's gift to medical science     by Sarah Gray  (B  GRA)
  • Genius on the Edge - double life of Dr....Halsted    by G. Imber  (B  HAL)
  • The Library tree - ...joy of reading...African children    by D. Cowley  (B  KNO)
  • Crime Seen - from patrol cop to profiler....by Kate Lines (B  LIN)
  • Conversations With Myself     by N. Mandela  (B  MAN)
  • A Gift of Hope by Danielle Steel  (B  STE)
  • NEW  !!!   Hidden Figures - (WW II) ...female mathematicians....    by M. Shetterly  (B  VAU)
  • I Am Malala - ...shot by Taliban    by M. Yousafzai  (B  YOU)
  • Walk inTheir Shoes  by Jim Ziolkowski  (B  ZIO)

Back to Read Alikes