One Thousand White Women by Jim Fergus is the story of May Dodd and a colorful assembly of pioneer women who, under the auspices of the U. government, travel to the western prairies in 1875 to intermarry among the Cheyenne Indians.
Calcutta, Unnoticed by his family, Supratik has become dangerously involved in extremist political activism. Compelled by an idealistic desire to change his life and the world around him, he leaves home, while the family begins to crumble.
An Embarrassment of Mangoes: A Caribbean Interlude: Ann Vanderhoof: This is a great story of a two year sailing journey through the Caribbean. There are some great recipes in here and good ideas for sailing routes through the islands.