Lilly is 10 years old, born with a heart defect, and already addicted to heroin. Her mother is gone from her life, and there are rumors that she was killed by her father and buried near the abandoned house across the street. The house intrigues her, she can't stay away, and the monstrous homeless man who lives there has been trying to get Lilly to come inside.
"LIFE IS A SICKNESS"
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"Eh, mostly hype with a few small gems"
Meet Macon. Tattoo artist. Athlete. Family man. He's planning to run a marathon, but the event becomes something terrible. During a warm-up run, Macon falls prey to a bizarre man and his wife who dwell in an underground drug-smuggling tunnel. They raise their twin children in a way Macon couldn't imagine: Skinning unexpecting victims for food and money. And Macon, and his family, are next.
"The Horror of Addiction"
Chasing the Dragon: Running to Get High is a collection of diatribes, training tips, and off-color wisdom, all processing the running life and how to get the biggest (legal) highs from your life and your runs. The author taps into his personal experience with running and addiction to look at questions such as why recovering addicts turn to running and the nature of positive addictions.
"Like a memoir with running advice"
Ten-year-old Lilly is the victim of a terrible house fire and a wretched family. Her father is an addict with mental illness, her mother was murdered and then buried across the street, and her uncle got her addicted to heroin.
"Confused But Enjoyed"
WikiLeaks on Tuesday released thousands of documents that it said described sophisticated software tools used by the CIA to break into smartphones, computers and even Internet-connected televisions.
"WikiLeaks Releases Trove of Alleged CIA Hacking Documents" is from the March 07, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Scott Shane, Mark Mazzetti and Matthew Rosenberg and narrated by Fleet Cooper.
Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for national security adviser, traveled to Moscow about a year after he took charge of the Defense Intelligence Agency to cultivate what he saw as natural allies in the fight against Islamist militants: Russia’s spy agencies.
"National Security Pick Sees Ally in Fight Against Islamists: Russia" is from the January 10, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Matthew Rosenberg, Mark Mazzetti and Adam Goldman and narrated by Fleet Cooper.
"US Strike on Taliban Leader Is Seen as a Message to Pakistan" is from the May 23, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Mark Landler and Matthew Rosenberg and narrated by Caroline Miller.