As travel books go, Grizzly Bears and Razor Clams is small and unimpressive. But after thinking about it and actually reading it, the accomplishment this author describes is quite a feat. Not many people have walked the length of the new, rough, and unfinished Pacific Northwest Trail (PNT) which tracks along the US/Canada border through rugged country.
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Cellist of Sarajevo by Steven Galloway
All the elements for a great read come together in Anne Bishop's new book Written in Red. Meg has found shelter from the cold in the unlikeliest place. Humans don't belong among any of the Others. Not the shifters, not even the Crows, not the vampires, not any of the Others. But here she is, with a job and everything.
While flipping through Noble savages: my life among two dangerous tribes--the Yanomamo and the anthropologists, I discovered that there were a lot of pages that dealt with New Tribes Mission missionaries. For those unfamiliar with Jackson, one of the two campuses for New Tribes Institute is here in Jackson. Many people may be interested in what these missionaries' lives are like, and this book can really bring them to life.
While The Reluctant Prophet by Nancy Rue does not qualify as great literature, this is one of the best Christian books I've read. Allison Chamberlain has been a Christian for a few years and the feeling has been getting strong in her that she needs to do something. What, she doesn’t know. Yet.