The war correspondent and lifelong surfer roamed the world in search of the best wave and the liveliest story, returning with a memoir any survivor of the can relate to, seaworthy or not. Read "Barbarian Days, A Surfing Life," by William Finnegan.
Copper Canyon Press: Night Sky With Exit Wounds, Poetry by Ocean Vuong This is the book I'm currently reading! It's about a gay Asian man and his relationship with his father. He reminds me a lot of Eduardo C. Corral, both in subject matter and in style.