Nonfiction by Local Authors

Looking for nonfiction written by local and regional authors?  Here are some of our recommendations:

Saving Troy: A Year with Firefighters and Paramedics in a Battered City Cover Image
ISBN: 9781438431543
Availability: Special Order
Published: State University of New York Press - January 2010

This brilliant piece of writing tells the stories of those people who put their lives on the line for all of us. The time and place may be Troy, NY but the greater story is about that "safety net" of emergency response teams who keep us out of harm's way. (sjh)

Down from Troy: A Doctor Comes of Age Cover Image
By Richard Selzer, Peter Josyph (Afterword by)
ISBN: 9781438434445
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: State University of New York Press - August 2010

The Natural Laws of Good Luck: A Memoir of an Unlikely Marriage Cover Image
ISBN: 9781590306918
Availability: Special Order
Published: Trumpeter - August 4th, 2009