5801 | Cursed by the Wind
A Boy, A Mighty River, A Bittersweet Tragedy
by J.L. Fredrick
115 pages pages
5.5 x 8.5 inches softcover
Cursed by the Wind is a quick read, an insightful look at a historic event on the Mighty Mississippi with colorful, fictional characters.
On Sunday, July 13, 1890, the Sea Wing steamed down the Mississippi River, headed for disaster. Cursed by the Wind is the story of a boy in search of his dream--to ride a riverboat down the Mississippi. J.L. Fredrick expertly adds this suspenseful, heartwarming touch to the actual tragic event.