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North to Alaska

A tender story of a father and daughter in the Alaska wilds.

Decades of abuse

So sad you’ll wish you could stop reading, but so well-written you won’t be able to.

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Charming Louisa

Critical husband? Overbearing mother-in-law? Welcome to the world of First Lady Louisa Adams.

Another great escape

Huge double fences and armed guards weren’t going to stop these prisoners of war from attempting a bold and brilliant mass escape.


Hit the trail

An exhilarating and dangerous hike on the Pacific Crest Trail transforms a traumatized young woman.

Storm of the century

There was no escape for the terrified residents as the deadly hurricane swept into Galveston.