Award-winners Jack Gantos and Chris Raschka both wrote stories based on real-life incidents.
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Historian W. Scott Poole discusses South Carolina – its unique history, interesting governors, and suspicion of the outside world.
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With a new TV show focused on the famous penitentiary, author and historian Michael Esslinger debunks some of the most enduring Alcatraz myths.