Eric Larson was a spoiled 16-year-old who hadn't seen much of his father in several years, other than the two-week visits in the summer. A week of canoeing and camping in the Boundary Waters with another father/son pair was about to change his attitude, and his life forever. His world will expand beyond his wildest dreams.
Tales From Bentonville
Starting high school can be a trying experience for many teens. It's even worse if they start in one school and have to transfer to another many miles away where they don't know anyone.
Dane Johnson, 14, finds himself in that situation when his mother and he move from the Chicago suburbs to a small town in Iowa to live with his paternal grandmother. They have to hole-in for financial reasons brought about by his father's military deployment in the Middle East. For better or worse, their relocation will be a life-changer for Dane.
Always and Forever
Cast a stone into the still waters of a pond and watch the ripples. As the ripples encounter other objects in the pond, new ripples flow outward. Like life itself, you just never know how those ripples will affect all the others they encounter.
Zeke knew very little about his mother, she had died shortly after his birth. He knew nothing at all about his father. Zeke was being raised by his aunt and attended a very fundamentalist Christian church. At 14, a lot of things about Zeke were about to change.