Jay Onrait

I read because as much as I love film and television, and documentaries, and Facebook, and Twitter and Snapchat, and my abacus . . . More

Summer of ’49

Halberstam’s classic chronicle of baseball’s most magnificent season. More

Born Free

Its remarkable interaction between the author and a lion cub named Elsa enchanted generations. More

The Boys of Summer

Beloved sports classic published to immediate critical success about Ebbets Field and the Brooklyn Dodgers. More

Fermat’s Last Theorem

International number one bestseller about solving a puzzle that had confounded mathematicians since the seventeenth century. More

Longitude

Story of an epic scientific quest, which won British Book of the Year in 1997. More