Adventure

December 10, 2021

Where Three Oceans Meet: Rajani LaRocca; a 3-Generational Journey

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description A child, mother, and grandmother travel all the way to the end of the earth in this picture book that celebrates […]
December 3, 2021

Sugar Birds; Cheryl Grey Bostrom on Surviving Shame, Guilt & Loss

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description Northwest Washington State, 1985 For years, Harris Hayes has taught his daughter, Aggie, the ways of the northern woods. So when […]
October 8, 2021

Rea and the Blood of the Nectar: Young Adventure with Payal Doshi

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description Rea and the Blood of the Nectar tells the story of Rea Chettri, a 12-year-old girl living a simple, if boring, […]
October 1, 2021

Mercury Boys: Young Adult Fantasy & its Issues w/ Chandra Prasad

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description OFTEN USING HISTORY AS A LENS TO GAIN INSIGHT INTO THE ROLES GENDER AND RACE PLAY IN SELF-DETERMINATION, CHANDRA CREATES VIVID […]
April 2, 2021

A Discerning Eye: The Gardner Museum Art Theft with Carol Orange

On March 18, 1990 thieves broke into Boston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and stole 13 works of art including masterpieces by such renowned artists as Vermeer, Rembrandt and Degas, in what would become history’s largest art theft.
March 12, 2021

Linda K. Olseon: Gone

Linda Olson and her husband, Dave Hodgens, were young doctors whose story had all the makings of a fairy tale. But then, while they were vacationing in Germany, a train hit their van, shattering their lives? and Linda’s body.
November 13, 2020

Tori Eldridge: The Ninja’s Blade

Lily Wong—a Chinese-Norwegian modern-day ninja—has more trouble than she was bargaining for when controlling grandparents arrive in Los Angeles from Hong Kong just as she goes undercover in the dangerous world of youth sex trafficking.
October 23, 2020

Evelyn Kohl LaTorre: Between Inca Walls

At twenty-one, Evelyn is naïve about life and love. Raised in a small Montana town, she moves at age sixteen with her devout Catholic family to California.
July 31, 2020

Public Enemy #1 & #2: Infectious Diseases and Climate Change in The Edge of Elsewhere

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania — Bridging the generational and cultural divide, physician Sam Stea’s debut novel imagines new solutions to the greatest global […]