While this book certainly had its moments, overall I felt it was a substandard read. It was not a balanced or realistic story. There were good ideas that could have been developed into a timely and much more powerful statement abou..."
This is not a particularly memorable story despite the reviews above and being on the BBC's top twenty novels of the first half of 2020. St. John Mandel's breakthrough 2014 novel, Station Eleven, was a good read but not an e..."
One of the premier novelists of the twentieth century, James A. Michener captures a frenzied time when sane men and women risked their very lives in a forbidding Arctic land to win a dazzling and elusive prize: Yukon gold. In 1897, gold fever...