California’s giant sequoias have been the object of fascination and commodification for nearly 200 years. Former park ranger Tweed traces their history In this comprehensive, engaging account.
With a thousand miles of big empty to cross, writer Annick Smith finds a chocolate lab makes an excellent travel companion.
Eruption: The Untold Story of Mt. St. Helens, will have you questioning what you thought you knew about the most powerful natural disaster in US history.
A must-read before your next trip to the Southwest.
What I’m reading: Astoria, by Peter Stark