Crime

May 14, 2021

Razor Wire Wilderness: Stephanie Dickinson on Prison Friendship

Krystal Riordan watched as her boyfriend beat a drunk teenager to death in a vermin infested New Jersey hotel room. Could she have stopped it? Could she be his next victim?
April 23, 2021

When You Look Like Us: Pamela N. Harris & Being Black in America

From debut author Pamela N. Harris comes a timely, gripping teen novel about a boy who must take up the search for his sister when she goes missing from a neighborhood where black girls’ disappearances are too often overlooked.
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.
February 19, 2021

César Cuauhtemoc Garcia Hernandez: Migrating to Prison

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description Where once the United States rarely imprisoned people for violating immigration law, today the country runs the largest immigration prison system […]
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.
November 6, 2020

Faye Snowden: A Killing Fire

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description Join us as we open the escape hatch from national news headlines to enter a place of imagination, mystery, suspense, and […]
September 11, 2020

Surviving Rape & Learning to Thrive Afterward: A Fierce Belief in Miracles by Anne Heck

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description My Journey from Rape to Healing and Wellness: When faced with overwhelming hardship, what we believe makes all the difference. This […]
June 19, 2020

Mystery Escape! A Child Lost

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description When Clive, anxious to distract a depressed Henrietta, begs Sergeant Frank Davis for a case, he is assigned to investigating a […]