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The Story of John F. Kennedy’s Sister Rosemary Kennedy: A local author’s memoir explores her unusual friendship with John F. Kennedy’s mentally impaired sister. By Linda Lenhoff

drawing on the story of his own great-aunt, Watson explores the life of Miss Jane Chisolm, born in rural, early-twentieth-century Mississippi with a genital birth defect that would stand in the way of the central "uses" for a woman in that time and place: sex and marriage. From the highly erotic world of nature around her to the hard tactile labor of farm life, from the country doctor who befriends her.

The Lost Wife . . . Excellent read; Holocaust story that is bittersweet . . . actually heartwarming and uplifting . . .

67 Books Every Geek Should Read to Their Kids Before Age 10

The difference in the way the brain treats words involves “seeing” them rather than sounding them out. (Chris Ryan—Getty Images/Caiaimage)