Snowflakes in A Clear Night SkyStreaming Audiobook - 2014
This short-story collection contains ten tales based on a diverse range of subjects, from true crime to historical fiction and fantasy. The title story, "Snowflakes in a Clear Night Sky, " is based on Native American folklore. "A Dark Quiet Place" is based on a true-crime incident involving a troubled boy and gun violence. In "Adirondak Mountains 5000 BC, " based on early Northeastern indigenous peoples, an archaeologist discovers cave drawings in the Adirondack Mountains and tells the story she finds in a pictograph. "Amanda Paine and the Yah-Ko" is another tale based on Native American folklore. In "Village Murder, " based on true crime, a man murders his wife for insurance money. "Motorcycle Man" is a comedy based on a true incident of a motorcycle gang traveling in the mountains. "Phyllis" is a dark comedy about a woman who decides to kill her boyfriend because he will not marry her. "The Son of Amaros" tells the story of a fallen angel and is based on the Books of Enoch, discovered in the Dead Sea Scrolls. "Virginia and Mouse" is the true story of a woman and her horse. Finally, "The Devil Wind" is based on a true incident that occurred during the Iraq War, when approximately $9 billion-in cash-went missing while under the care of Blackwater contractors. In 2011, $6 billion was recovered. This story is a fictionalized account of what could have happened to the missing $3 billion.
Publisher: [United States] : Cold River Publications Studios : Made available through hoopla, 2014.
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 50 min.)) : digital.