Nov 19

CJ Mahaney’s Christmas Book List 2014

2014 at 8:15 am   |   by Nicole Whitacre Filed under Resource Recommendations | Homemaking | Holidays

Per your request, here is the ninth annual edition of CJ’s book list. Get your Christmas shopping off to a great start!

Under a Flaming Sky: The Great Hinckley Firestorm of 1894 by Daniel James Brown

In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette by Hampton Sides

Wooden: A Coach’s Life by Seth Davis

Mission at Nuremberg: An American Army Chaplain and the Trial of the Nazis by Tim Townsend

Unbroken (The Young Adult Adaptation): An Olympian’s Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive by Laura Hillenbrand

The Magnificent Masters: Jack Nicklaus, Johnny Miller, Tim Weiskopf, and the 1975 Cliffhanger at Augusta by Gil Capps

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown

The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill, Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965 by William Manchester

For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War by James M. McPherson

Toughness: Developing True Strength On and Off by Jay Bilas

A Higher Call: An Incredible True Story of Combat and Chivalry in the War Torn Skies of World War II by Adam Makos

Hunting Eichmann: How a Band of Survivors and a Young Spy Agency Chased Down the World’s Most Notorious Nazi by Neal Bascomb

Frozen In Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II by Mitchell Zuckoff

The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War by David Halberstam

Where Nobody Knows Your Name: Life in the Minor Leagues of Baseball
by John Feinstein