Hill Women: Finding Family and a Way Forward in the Appalachian Mountains

After rising from poverty to earn two Ivy League degrees, an Appalachian lawyer pays tribute to the strong hill women who raised and inspired her, and whose values have the potential to rejuvenate a struggling region an uplifting and eye opening memoir for readers of Hillbilly Elegy and Educated.

The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia

In the afternoon or early evening of June 25, 1980, two young women, Vicki Durian and Nancy Santomero, were killed in an isolated clearing in rural Pocahontas County West Virginia They were hitchhiking to an outdoor peace festival known as the Rainbow Gathering, but never arrived Their killings

The Indigo Girl

An incredible story of dangerous and hidden friendships, ambition, betrayal, and sacrifice The year is 1739 Eliza Lucas is sixteen years old when her father leaves her in charge of their family s three plantations in rural South Carolina and then proceeds to bleed the estates dry in pursuit of his