Nonfiction titles

The Finest Hours: On the night of February 18, 1952, during one of the worst winter storms that New England has ever seen, two oil tankers just off the shore of Cape Cod were torn in half by the force of the storm. This middle-grade adaptation of an adult nonfiction book tells the story of a harrowing Coast Guard rescue when four men in a tiny lifeboat overcame insurmountable odds and saved more than 30 stranded sailors. This is a fast-paced, uplifting story that puts young readers in the middle of the action. It's a gripping story of heroism and survival.  910.9 TOU

The Vow:  The true story of Kim and Krickitt Carpenter.  After Krickitt suffers a severe head injury and forgets that she is married to Kim, he is forced to try to hold their marriage together.  B CAR 

The Secret to Teen Power:  Introduces The Secret, a way of thinking, and tells teenagers how to use it in every aspect of life so that money, health, and happiness will follow.   158.1 HAR

90 Minutes in Heaven:  The author, a pastor, describes his near-death experience after a car accident in 1989, explaining that he went to Heaven and was brought back to Earth by a miracle, and discusses the impact of the event on his life.  231.7 PIP