Reader's Digest Condensed Books Vol 2 1989 - The Edge Alaska Thornyhold Author:Dick Francis, James A. Michener, Mary Stewart The Edge: Nothing is as it seems on the Great Transcontinental Mystery Race Train. There are eleven thoroughbreds on board traveling with their VIP owners to racetracks across Canada. But some of the other passengers on this train are actually actors, staging a make-believe murder. And one passenger is a real murderer, with a grudge against t... more »he whole international racing establishment. High-velocity action.
Alaska: A blend of fact and imaginationa, the author brings the reader face to face with the beautiful, vast and challenging land called Alaska. Chronicles the rugged heritage of our legendary forty-ninth state.
Thornyhold: Gilly Ramsey is a lonely, young woman with an uncertain future. Then, from her godmother comes an unexpected legacy. It is Thornyhold, an old house set deep in an English wood. Gilly is enchanted by the house, by the resident cat, Hodge, and by a ten-year-old neighbor named wuilliam. But it is William's father, Christopher John, who quickens her heart. Does some of the witchcraft once practiced at Thornyhold linger there still?« less