Amity and Prosperity : One Family and the Fracturing of America
The 2019 Pulitzer Prize Winner in General Non Fiction
Author: Elisa Griswold
Published:22 Jun 2018
Stacey Haney, a lifelong resident of Amity, Pennsylvania, is struggling to support her children when the fracking boom comes to town. Like most of her neighbours, she sees the energy companies’ payments as a windfall. Soon trucks are rumbling down her unpaved road and a fenced-off fracking site rises on adjacent land.