Books Life Among Giants by Bill Roorbach Paperback, 368 pages, Algonquin Books, List Price: $14.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleLife Among GiantsAuthorBill Roorbach Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary A star quarterback and his sister spend decades investigating their parents' murder, including the possible motives of a ballerina and her rock star husband who lived across the street. Genres: Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Life Among Giants New In Paperback Aug. 19-25: Famous Encounters, Romance On The Nile And A Family Murder August 19, 2013 In softcover fiction, Enid Schomer imagines Florence Nightingale and Gustave Flaubert meeting on the Nile, and Bill Roorbach follows siblings trying to solve their parents' murder. In nonfiction, Craig Brown collects stories of encounters between famous people.