In the Heart of the Sea by Nathanial Philbrick (2000)

When I was 10 or 11, I read the book Alive, the Story of the Andes Survivors.  I can still picture scenes from the book in which the passengers (especially the Uruguayan rugby team) were freezing, injured, starving, and near death.  And then they succumbed to eating the dead.  I was both fascinated and disgusted. … Continue reading In the Heart of the Sea by Nathanial Philbrick (2000)