Anna Crest was not looking forward to staying with her grandfather for the summer. She did not like the idea of staying in the middle of the woods. Once she got there her world changed. She saw a... More > white wolf with green eyes. The people of Redwood say that the wolf is the Spirit of the Forest that watches and protects the animals. Anna does not believe that. She keeps seeing the wolf but tries to avoid it until the wolf steals from her. She follows it into the forest only to find that the wolf is the Spirit of the Forest and so much more. His name is Noki and Anna must deal with knowing the truth about him. Now Anna finds herself becoming more and more drawn to Noki and wants to help him discover the secrets of his past. There is a dark presence stalking Anna and haunting her dreams. She does not know if it is after Noki or after her. Together they must find a way to deal with their own pasts and fight this faceless threat.< Less
The world's number one instrumental group had a worldwide hit in 1960 with "Walk-Don't Run." They hit high again with "Hawaii Five-0," continuing on a fifty-year career of... More > recording and touring towards America's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Written in collaboration with band members and associates over a 9 year period, the heavily illustrated book contains data for over 50 of the band's sixties recording sessions.
Once I got started, I couldn't put it down. There are so many twists and turns through the decades while fads and fortunes propel the group from success to success, rising and falling with the trends of music and fate. This story provides ample proof of what happens to the roller coaster at the bottom. It rises up again!
There are many hidden stories within that tell of the times and people and make one aware of just how significant The Ventures are for all these years on their way to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Danny Marks - JAZZ.FM91
Toronto, Ontario< Less