A Portland journalist bluffs her way into a job writing for an outdoor magazine—where she soon has to climb a mountain—and catch a murderer . . .
Portland, Oregon, is the perfect fit for someone like Meg Reed. It's a city with a small-town feel, where she can crash on the couch of her best friend Jill, now that she's graduated from journalism school . . .
But a girl needs a job, so Meg bluffs her way
Hood River in the Columbia River Gorge is the windsurfing capital of the world, and Meg is stoked to cover the King of the Hook event for Portland's Northwest Extreme magazine. Before the competition gets under way, Meg has a chance to try some windsurfing on her own. But when the current sweeps...
Embedded with an elite rescue team on Oregon's Mount Hood, a journalist stranded by a blizzard finds there are worse things than frostbite—like murder . . .
After talking her way into a job writing for Portland's Northwest Extreme magazine, Meg Reed may now really be in over her head. Actually, about 8,000 feet over her head . . .
She's at Mount Hood's remote Silcox Hut, covering the seriously hardcore
Who could object to a flower festival? The owners of a Portland floral boutique are about to find out—and get to the root cause of a murder . . .
Britta Johnston and her aunt Elin are delighted that their Portland floral boutique is part of the city's Rose Festival, which draws thousands to the Pacific Northwest for dragon boat races, fireworks, and other attractions—capped off by a big parade. They're building a
A seedy real estate developer is cut down on the floor of a flower shop—and a floral artist becomes a budding amateur sleuth . . .
Britta Johnston might be a late bloomer, but after leaving her deadbeat husband and dead-end job, she's finally pursuing her artistic passion at her aunt Elin's floral boutique, Blomma, in Portland, Oregon. It's on the banks of the Willamette, in a quaint district of cobblestone paths and cherry
Back home in Portland, Oregon, Meg is ready to take her career as an outdoor writer for Extreme magazine to the next level. Lesser journalists sling mud—Meg plans to run through it. To train hard for Mud, Sweat & Beers, an extreme 5K mud run, she's signed on with the Mind Over Mudder team, run by...
A debate is raging over the use of public lands, and to cover the story for Northwest Extreme magazine, Meg joins a congressman and several others on a subterranean adventure—despite her intense claustrophobia. The thoughts of cave-ins and cougars are unnerving, but at least...