I was born in the house I built myself with my own two hands.
“Giant of the Senate,” by Al Franken
In his teens, Yadin Park had considered himself ugly — a judgment that was overly harsh, yet, at the same time, not entirely unfounded.
“Lonesome Lies Before Us,” a novel by Don Lee
Sloane Jacobsen was living in a world without peanuts.
“Touch,” a novel by Courtney Maum