Reader's Digest Condensed Books Volume 4 1991 Author:S. K. Wolf, Jeanne Williams, Jeffrey Archer, Rowena Farre AS THE CROW FLIES: THE INTRIGUING TALE OF MERCHANT CHARLIE TRUMPER — The grandson of a peddler, Trumpers epic journey out of the poverty of Londons East End carries him across three continents and through the triumphs and disasters of the twentieth century. — HOME MOUNTAIN — After the death of their parents, 16-year-old Katie McLeod she... more »pherds her younger siblings, livestock, and an Irish harp from Texas to Arizona. She is determined to have a ranch and make a living, come hell or high water. With grit, gumption, and the help of the people of Galyesville, a rough mining town led by Radnor, an ex-rustler, the little family succeeds in spite of a predatory neighbor and raiding Apaches. Set in the 1800's Arizona.
An out-of-circulation alcoholic, SAS trooper A.C. MacKinnon is a risky choice. But Glover knows that MacKinnon is the best man for the job, and that even a good man can be bought. Within days MacKinnon finds himself aboard the first plane to San Diego. His job is deceptively simple: train a hand-picked surgical strike team to assassinate one man Moammar Qaddafy.
Ever think you might like to have a seal for a pet? A seal who can fetch the mail when the postman comes? And unpack the week's groceries from the shopping basket? And even play tunes on musical instruments? Lora is just such a seal. Invited to participate in a musical evening, she easily becomes the star. And no wonder! Not only does she play the xylophone and mouth organ, her voice accompanies every other singer on the program, roaring its way from a deep bass to a seal top C! No one can touch her!« less