The Last Aloha
How did far-off Hawaii become part of America?
Suppressed for nearly 100 years, it’s a story known to few.
In 1886, Laura Jennings boards a steamship bound for the exotic islands of Hawaii to live with missionary relatives she’s never met. Laura imagines she’ll live in a grass hut and minister to “savages.” (Read More)
In the works …
Unfulfilled in the high-tech world, Jesse McLaren jumps at the chance to join a survey team traveling deep into the interior of the Amazon. But like Alice going down the rabbit hole, the journey challenges all her assumptions about life; and her western sensibilities clash with the native crew’s inscrutable customs and belief in macumba. (Read More)
The Black River of Eve
Jack Connor, an award-winning journalist in New York City, is in a slump. What’s worse, a new-hire gets the promotion Jack thought was his and he’s assigned to cover a backwater story about corporate philanthropy at Whitaker Corporation. (Read More)