The Blue Field is nothing less than a beautiful and heartwarming portrait of rural life. The opening line, "My people have poetry in their hearts and dreams in their heads", is resounding. Thoroughly entertaining and insightful.
Russell Miller's The House of Getty is the story of one of the world's most prominent families, charting their struggles and their triumphs in both the private and public spheres. Miller's account of the family's business issues and their related personal problems is fascinating. A great read.