To thwart her matchmakers, Annalee fakes an affair with a bush pilot whose photo appeared in a magazine about Alaskan bachelors. He stuns her by showing up in her California town and entices her to visit him. She falls for him and heeds the seductive call of Alaska but her romance is stymied when she learns a disturbing truth. She must find a whole new way of living in order to love again.
Get out the bear spray. Double up on the vodka. It's Valentine's Day in Alaska!
Rule l: You live in Alaska, you don't back down when the going gets tough. Enter Abigail Vertuccio, reluctant clairvoyant, who's dealing with a vision about getting married on February l4th and trying to keep an old friend's brother out of trouble on his trip to Alaska.
Only who's going to keep Abbey out of trouble?
They were thunder and lightning when they were married, and their divorce has been no less turbulent. But trapped together during a deadly blizzard with the lives of an entire community depending on them, they discover what's really important, and that some storms are worth riding out.
This is a single story from the "Tribal Gathering" compendium. Charlie Robinson is employed to open a new branch of the company in the oil-rich Enube River Delta of Nibana. After many difficulties he succeeds, but civil war and sabotage finally renders all he has worked for lost. Miraculously, out of the chaos and destruction comes an opportunity for riches and a new life.