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Lost in the Shelikof: An Alaskan Family's Struggle to Survive
Skipper Dale Pruitt stood barefoot atop the capsized hull of his fishing vessel. Bobbing in heavy seas, he steadied himself and assessed his situation. His crew was down below him in the water. The crew was his niece, his son, and his daughter. The t-shirt and shorts he wore would provide no protection against the dark, icy waters of the Shelikof Strait. But his options ...more
Paperback, 254 pages
Published July 24th 2011 by Createspace
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Whoa. Maybe it was my low expectations or the knowledge of the wonderful Pruitt family (and the nightmare thought of going through this with my own family)... but I couldn't put it down! Well-written, good, realistic dialogue. And I remember the anguish of waiting to hear where the bodies would be found... still amazed that they made it!