The last thing Althea needed with Owen missing was Irene nosing around.
Near the edge of Lake Shikotsu in southwest Hokkaido, Yuudai Takahashi claimed a patch of flat, dry land.
Odessa Ross, widow and owner of the Fulton Hideaway Motel, was one of twelve who survived the grocery store massacre in Montgomery, Kansas, that April, and one of seven who escaped to the parking lot uninjured...
The first ricochets off the pine tree to his left and rebounds from his jeans, rolling to a stop a few feet away.
When I was a freshman in high school, my mom packed up her organic soap-making crap, announced she’d had enough, and moved into an apartment across town.
The beach bars were packed by eight o’clock with men drunk enough to not mind the $3.75 spent, even after we ditched them.
In the center of town was a square, and in the center of the square was a huge green lawn, and in the center of the lawn was a booth.
It was the fall of 1960, the smell of burning leaves was in the air, and Jack Kennedy was beginning to look like he might beat Richard Nixon.
Onscreen, the pug pulls away just as Mrs. Hernandez in 7C calls to complain about an awful noise coming from the roof.
Frankie Thomas was a kid we all knew, a kid we all picked on at recess because he was slow and fat and lousy at kickball.