Mine Okubo was forced into protective custody shortly after Pearl Harbor. Her graphic memoir illuminates this experience with poignant illustrations and witty, candid text. 240 pp.
Ted Kooser describes with exquisite detail and humor the place he calls home in the rolling hills of southeastern Nebraska—an area known as the Bohemian Alps. 158 pp.
The collected writings of this icon of the silent era are presented in a new, more-complete edition. 115 pp.
Former slave, impassioned abolitionist, brilliant writer, newspaper editor and eloquent orator whose speeches fired the abolitionist cause, Frederick Douglass (1818–1895) led an astounding life. 96 pp.
The first true biography of Stan Lee is an eye-opening look at a pop-culture visionary. This book traces Lee's life—from his Depression-era childhood to his years as a teen editor and ultimately to his triumphs as the genius behind some of the most beloved characters in pop-culture history, including Spider-Man, Iron Man, Hulk and Thor. 229 pp.