• 10 Books About Mining Accidents And Disasters

    10 Books About Mining Accidents And Disasters0

    These 10 fiction and non-fiction books about mining accidents and disasters offer a glimpse into the dark and often dangerous lives of miners and mineworkers. 1. Fire and Brimstone by Michael Punke  “The worst hard-rock mining disaster in American history began a half hour before midnight on June 8, 1917, when fire broke out in

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  • 5 Stirring Novels Set In Suburbia

    5 Stirring Novels Set In Suburbia0

    The suburbs: home to millions of American families. Even if you have never lived in one, you will want to read all 5 of these stirring novels set in suburbia. 1. Little Children by Tom Perrotta “Unexpectedly suspenseful, but written with all the fluency and dark humor of Perrotta’s previous novels, Little Children exposes the

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  • 10 Must-Read American Short Story Collections

    10 Must-Read American Short Story Collections0

    Happy Fourth of July! Celebrate Independence Day by reading these must-read American short story collections. 1. My Life and Hard Times by James Thurber “Widely hailed as one of the finest humorist of the twentieth century, James Thurber looks back at his own life growing up in Columbus, Ohio, with the same humor and sharp

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