Shaped by the Duke family's influence and the production of bright leaf tobacco, Durham, NC, has transformed over time from the "Bull City" to the "City of Medicine." This book showcases the effects of both tobacco and the Duke family in Durham.
Samson Greene, a young and popular professor at Columbia, is found wandering in the Nevada desert. When his wife, Anna, comes to bring him home, she finds a man who remembers nothing, not even his own name.
Tom Sherbourne is a lighthouse keeper on Janus Rock, off the coast of Western Australia. When a baby washes up in a rowboat, Tom and his young wife, Isabel, decide to raise the child as their own. Join us for a discussion of The Light Between Oceans.