Lenora Allbright is 13 when her father convinces her mother, Cora, to forgo their inauspicious existence in Seattle and move to Kaneq, AK. It's 1974, and the former Vietnam POW sees a better future away from the noise and nightmares that plague...
"I loved this novel, thought it infuriated and distressed me. Stoner was simply not equipped to defend himself against manipulation nor malevolence, and retreated to a life of the mind when he could have — and should have — taken a few swings at hi..."
"This story about Anna Anderson’s claim to be Anastasia Romanov just never grabbed me. The story of the Romanov family’s private lives and their journey through danger and to death was very interesting. But Anna Anderson’s story seemed ultimately u..."
"It was not so long ago that I read this, but I don’t have a strong memory of it — probably a result of my having read too many Louise Penny books in too short a span of time. Inspector Gamache was his usual wise and honest self, and was still batt..."