John Pope somehow finds himself in a world that shuns science and is governed by very strong fundamentalist religious beliefs.
 
Alaska Crying Baby centers around a village shaman who goes to New York City to claim the body of his slain grandson.
Bernadette Bland rides the waves of life's highs and lows in her book Flights of Fancy.
"Division 1," focuses on the life of a young woman at a large university who is facing issues that women face today when trying to balance academics and athletics.