Here are thrilling, never-before-heard stories of the Army's elite aviation unit - the most daring and professional helicopter crews in the world. Special Operations pilots are notoriously reticent; they don't talk about their missions, at least not to anyone outside their small community. But now, with the publication of The Night Stalkers, Durant and Steven Hartov shed a fascinating light on these mysterious super commandos and take readers into a world they have only imagined.
"A book that does justice"
If you've ever struggled with losing weight and keeping it off, I don't have to tell you it's a challenge. You already know. What if losing weight could be as easy as flipping a switch? I know that sounds incredible. But now there's an abundance of research telling us that may be possible. In his new book, The Fat Switch, Dr. Richard J. Johnson, presents news-breaking, science-based studies that will reverse current thinking on both the cause and treatment of obesity.
"Want to understand weight gain?"
The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books began in 1996 with a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. The festival was an immediate success and has become the largest and most prestigious book festival in the country, attracting more than 130,000 book lovers each year.
Gary Johnson, the Libertarian Party's presidential candidate, likes to say that most Americans are libertarians but don't know it yet...
Evie is different. Not just her upbringing - though that's certainly been unusual - but also her mindset. She's smart, independent, confident, opinionated, and ready to take on a new challenge: The Institution of School. It doesn't take this homeschooled kid long to discover that high school is a whole new world, and not in the way she expected. It's also a social minefield, and Evie finds herself confronting new problems at every turn, failing to follow or even understand the rules, and proposing solutions that aren't welcome or accepted.
Through poetry, Penny J. Johnson explores memories from childhood like this one in "Chicken a la King". But The Last Time We Were Children is more than remembering.
In this nuanced novel, Danny J. Johnson Sr. describes what will happen at The Great White Throne Judgment as each character views his actions from an eternal perspective. The son of a powerful couple seeking societal reform, John becomes a lawyer, eager to seek justice for the oppressed, and gladly accepts his company's terms, agreeing to fight against all religion, especially Christianity. Beverly tragically loses her mother when only a child, and her father dies not long after. Viewing her mother's grief at her father's infidelities as weakness, Beverly vows to remain strong and protect herself.
"Pope: Donald Trump 'Is Not Christian' If He Wants to Build a Border Wall" is from the Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Jenna Johnson, Jose A. DelReal and J. Freedom du Lac and narrated by Sam Scholl.