though he has influenced my life and faith I haven't read much by Jean Vanier. This is one of the next ones I would like to read . I believe he discusses the L'Arche communities in more depth in this book.
Skeletons on the Zahara: A True Story of Survival by Dean King----This is an amazing story of survival. Twelve American sailors shipwrecked off the coast of Africa endure slavery and a journey across the Sahara Desert.