These 39 pieces are classics of travel writing, elegantly written, infused with the inquisitiveness of a good journalist and often riotously funny. Wherever he goes - Dominica, up the Amazon River, Kuwait - Allen Abel always homes in on the human element of the story.
The power of the elvenlords over humans and halfbreeds is supreme, except for the threat of the Prophecy. Ironically, the concubine of the Elven overlord gives birth to a child who becomes a dangerous yet treasured person. For it is her magic and fortune that will change the world.
From CNN's veteran Chief White House Correspondent Jim Acosta, an explosive, first-hand account of the dangers he faces reporting on the current White House while fighting on the front lines in President Trump's war on truth.
Anne Silver’s brother had been working to expose a ring of swindlers when he was struck down by a car—a clear case of attempted murder. Now Anne’s determined to finish what her brother started. But she can’t do it without the help of ex-CIA agent Julian Aries, a man who once betrayed her. With Julian as an unwilling conspirator, the couple goes undercover to face ghosts old and new.