Never-Ending Book Quiz
As the runners entered the final lap, Lash gave himself a breather, dropping just behind his Indiana teammate, Tom Deckard. Well behind him, Louie was ready to move. Angling into the backstretch, he accelerated. Lash's back drew closer, and then it was just a yard, or two ahead.... Then he saw the last curve ahead, and the sight slapped him awake. He opened up as fast as he could go.... With one hundred yards to go, neither man had any more speed to give.
With heads thrown back, legs pumping out of sync, Louie and Lash drove for the tape. With just a few yards remaining, Lash began inching up, drawing even. The two runners, legs rubbery with exhaustion, flung themselves past the judges in a finish so close, Louie later said, you couldn't put a hair between us."
The announcer's voice echoed across the living room in Torrance. Zamperini, he said, had won.
Choose the correct answer:Frank: The Voice/James Kaplan In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin/Erik Larson Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption/Laura Hillenbrand Swamplandia!/Karen Russell
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