A brother and sister set out to discover the whereabouts of their famous explorer father who vanished in Africa. Adventure with slave traders, native Africans and the British Navy.
Author: SMITH, WilburSummary:
Author: WINTON, TimSummary:
Fred Scully can't wait to see his wife and daughter. He's got them all worked out. He's sweated on this reunion. The doors hiss open. Scully's life falls apart.
Author: KELLY, KieranSummary:
Australia's Tanami Desert is a waterless hell of dense scrub and spinifex-infested sand ridges, and in mid-2002 Kieran Kelly and Andrew Harper set out to cross the Tanami on foot. Without a...
Author: CALHOUN, WesSummary:
Mrs Partidge was desperate for the return of her husband. His kidnappers were threatening to kill him unless she paid them $10,000. But, when Skinner and Pocock agree to track down her husband,...
Author: MCBRIDE, JamesSummary:
James McBride grew up one of twelve siblings in an all-black housing project in Brooklyn, the son of a black minister and a woman who would not admit she was white. His mother was an inspiring...