• 5 Must-Read Books Set In West Virginia

    5 Must-Read Books Set In West Virginia0

    Get to know hardscrabble Appalachia with these 5 must-read books set in West Virginia. 1. Lee Maynard’s Crum trilogy “In Crum, a gritty coal town on the West Virginia-Kentucky border, the boys fight, swear, chase and sometimes catch girls. The adults are cramped in and clueless, hemmed in by the mountains. The weight of wonder, dejection,

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  • 5 Must-Read Novels About PTSD

    5 Must-Read Novels About PTSD0

    Once known as “shell shock” and “combat neurosis”, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) afflicts 3.5 percent of American adults and develops after a person is exposed to a traumatic situation such as warfare. These 5 must-read novels explore PTSD through fiction. 1. The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson “For the past five years,

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  • 10 Books About The Vietnam War

    10 Books About The Vietnam War0

    The Vietnam War occurred between 1955 and 1975 and killed almost 4 million people including 58,220 U.S. service members. These 10 nonfiction and fiction books about the Vietnam War define the conflict and explore the lives of those who were impacted by it. 1. Dereliction of Duty by H.R. McMaster “McMaster’s only book, Dereliction of

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