For readers of Robert Kurson’s Shadow Divers and Susan Casey’s The Wave, One Breath is a gripping and powerful exploration of the strange and fascinating sport of freediving, and of the tragic, untimely death of America’s greatest freediver. Among freedivers —a sport built on diving as deep as possible on a single breath—, few have […]

I have to admit that my husband is a somewhat reluctant reader–he’ll curl up with his newspaper, not a book.  So I’m always so excited when I am able to recommend a book that thoroughly engages him (must be the kind of thrill that Readers’ Advisory Librarians get when they make a spot on suggestion […]