Readers Digest Select Editions Volume 2 2005 Author:various Four stories within the book. — 1) "The Summer I Dared", by Barbara Delinsky. After a near-fatal accident, a wife and mother begins to enjoy a new streak of independence as she rethinks her lonely existence. AFTERWORDS: A conversation with Barbara Delinsky, her survivor story, and lobster tales. — 2) "Whiteout", by Ken Follett. Can one family--and... more » a fierce blizzard--keep a team of ruthless thieves from delivering a toxic virus into the hands of international terrorists?
AFTERWORDS: Getting to know Ken Follett--what makes him tick and what makes him play.
3) "A Redbird Christmas", by Fannie Flagg. A funny, quirky, and unabashedly sentimental tale of a newcomer finding a whole new world in the charming town of Lost River, Alabama. AFTERWORDS: Fannie Flagg's intriguing life and a few special recipes direct from Lost River.
4) "Skeleton Man", by Tony Hillerman. The mystery grand master sends his detective team of Leaphorn and Chee on a dangerous trek deep into the hear of the Grand Canyon.
AFTERWORDS: All about Tony Hillerman and the real stories behind the fiction.« less