Books About Sept. 11

The Power of Nonviolence; Beacon; Synopsis: Writings by advocates of peace, including Buddha, Martin Luther King Jr. and others.

Free For All; Wendy Kaminer; Beacon; Synopsis: Defending liberty in America today.

Poems to Live By in Uncertain Times, Edited by Joan Murphy; Beacon; A collection of poerms to nourish the spirit in uncertain times.

Peace Out, Dawg! Tales from Ground Zero; G. B. Trudeau; Andrews McMell Publishing; Tales from Ground Zero, a Doonesbury book.

September 11, 2001: A Collection of Newspaper Front Pages; Andrews McMeel Publishing; Synopsis: A collection of newspaper front pages from the Poynter Institute.

911 Promise, Daniel Williams, Creation House Press; Synopsis: Promises, prayers and inspiring quotations for life, liberty and true happiness in crisis or calm.

The September 11 Syndrome, Harriet B. Braiker, PhD., McGraw Hill; Synopsis: Anxious days and sleepless nights: seven steps to getting a grip on life in uncertain times.

Twin Towers, Angus Kress Gillespie, New American Library; Synopsis: the life of NYC's WTC.

The Next Place ,Warren Hanson; Waldman House Press; Synopsis: Inspirational journey of light and hope to a place where earthly hurts are left behind.

Courage; Bernard Waber; Houghton Mifflin Company; Synopsis: Kids' books on the different kinds of courage.

Eleven: Witnessing the World Trade Center ; Universe Publishing; Synopsis: photos on the morning of Sept. 11, the assault, the collapse of the towers, stunned lookers and shocking wreckage.

New York, New York ; Richard Berenholtz; Rizzoli International Publications; Synopsis: Panoramic photos of the city.

Firemouse, Nina Barbaresi; Random House; Synopsis: Delightful tribute to firefighters for children about a firefighting mouse.

New York's Bravest; Mary Pope Osborne; Random House; Synopsis: Tall tale children's book with real world reverberations.

Triumph Over Tragedy , John Duffy and Mary S. Schaeffer; Wiley; Synopsis: Sept. 11 and the rebirth of a business — effects of attacks on businesses.

War in a Time of Peace, David Halberstam; Touchtone; Synopsis: Chronicles Washington politics and foreign policy in post-Cold War America.

The Myth of Tomorrow, Gary Buffone, Ph.D., McGraw Hill; Synopsis: Seven essential keys for living the life you want today.

Fire , Sebastian Junger; Perennial; Synopsis: New with an essay on Afghanistan, terrific storyteller with compelling tales of danger.

Understanding Islam Thomas W. Lippman; Meridian; Synopsis: Intro into the Muslim World — excellent overview of the world's youngest major religion.

Price of Honor; Jan Goodwin; Plume; Synopsis: Muslim women lift the veil of silence on the Islamic World. Explains how Muslim women are affected by the rise of fundamentalism

Lamentation 9/11 ; E.L. Doctorow; Ruder Finn Press; Synopsis: The many posters and notices that went up after the 11th.

Last Man Down Daniel Paisner; Berkley; Synopsis: A firefighter's story of survival and escape from the WTC.

The Gift of Memory; Marianne Richmond; Waldman House Press; Synopsis: A keepsake to commemorate the loss of a loved one.

Beginning; Warren Hanson; Waldman House Press; Synopsis: Encouragement at the start of something new.

Faces of Ground Zero ; Joe McNally; Little, Brown and Company. Synopsis: Portraits of the heroes of Sept. 11, 2001.

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