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Almost Hopeless Horse
By Kathryn Judson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
When a rancher's favorite mare has a colt, everyone assumes he'll be a good cow pony. But he's friendly, loveable, and handsome - but afraid of cows.
Carrie the Carousel Horse
By Alice Albrecht
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Tired of going up and down and round and round, Carrie the Carousel Horse wishes for a better life. So Carrie runs away from the carousel to find herself by seeing how other horses live. Will she be happy as a racehorse, a cow pony, a packhorse or will she truly become wild and free. Children will delight when they hear giddy up, giddy up, and Carrie prances her feet to the carousel beat.
Liza, Elizabeth
By Karen Mathieson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
Pianist Liza Cantrell is out of eighth grade, but into what? Does she stay on Wilkes Island for high school, or go to a Seattle music conservatory for gifted teens? The question haunts Liza as she helps on her family herb farm and pitches in with the new Wilkes Island Discovery Camp for inner-city kids, while following her grandmother and mother’s lives at the same age in a magical family diary.
Duel or Duet
By Karen Mathieson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,560. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
Thirteen-year-old pianist Liza Cantrell is used to posting in her family’s magical diary now, but she’s had a hard time adjusting to life in the shadow of violinist Rebecca Stirling. And even as Liza’s widowed mother Beth is fending off the nicest guy on Wilkes Island, Liza is finding herself getting closer to her new friend Trace Manion—a gifted artist Rebecca seems set on claiming for herself!
Thirteen Times Three
By Karen Mathieson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
Pianist Liza Cantrell turns 13, and a gift turns her world upside down! Her mother passes on a mysterious diary that links Liza to centuries of women in her family. Life on her family’s herb farm is topsy-turvy anyway, but now Liza has to cope with violinist Rebecca Stirling, who dominates every stage she walks out on—and takes the eighth-grade girls at Wilkes Island School back to babyhood!
The Cow-Pie Chronicles
By James L. Butler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,480. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013 by Publishing Syndicate. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
A chapter books for kids grades 2-5, the Cow-Pie Chronicles is very unique in the market place today. It offers a fresh, entertaining and unusual look at day to day family farm life from a kid’s perspective, yet reveals a larger, deeper impact changes in this way of life has had on families and communities. And it does it all with humor!
Starting the Colt
By Jan Young
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 38,300. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
In this sequel to Jan Young's coming-of-age story, The Orange Slipknot, 12-year-old Ben Lucas strives to balance his desire to gain his father's approval with his need to follow his own convictions. Ben finally has a colt to start and is learning a gentler way to do it. Can he buck out some colts to please his dad, whose ways with a horse are rough, or is he "man" enough to follow his own heart?
A Day at the Dairy Farm
By Laura K Marshall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
Join Carl in a day at his Aunt Millie’s Dairy Farm learning how to milk cows. Discover what it takes to get milk from cow to store. You’ll laugh right along with Carl as his eccentric Aunt Millie explains the process in this playful short story.
Where the Crickets Sing
By Rosie Boom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
(5.00 from 1 review)
Where the Crickets Sing is an engaging read-aloud for the whole family. The third book in the multi-award-winning series, The Barn Chronicles. Enjoy the fun, adventures and dramas of a modern day ‘pioneering’ family as they make their home in a 90-year-old barn in rural N.Z. "Heart-warming and funny. A great book for families to read together."
Little Red Tractor - The Day Auntie Ellie Went for a Swim
By Peter Tye
Series: Little Red Tractor, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Meet Stan, Patch the dog. and Little Red Tractor and read about their busy lives on Gosling Farm. There's always lots of hard work on the farm for Stan and Little Red tractor. Today they must rescue Auntie Ellie, a big woolly sheep, who finds herself stuck fast in the mud of the riverbank.
Where Arrows Fly
By Rosie Boom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,920. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings
(5.00 from 1 review)
WINNER OF THE AUSTRALASIAN CALEB BOOK AWARD FOR BEST CHILDREN’S BOOK 2011 Where Arrows Fly is the sequel to Where Lions Roar at Night and is the second book in The Barn Chronicles series by New Zealand author Rosie Boom. Read about the continuing adventures of the Boom family and the everyday joys and challenges of the ‘simple life’.
Where Lions Roar at Night
By Rosie Boom
Price: Free! Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational
1 star(4.95 from 38 reviews)
Where Lions Roar at Night is an engaging read-aloud for the whole family. Enjoy the fun, adventures and dramas of a modern day ‘pioneering’ family as they make their home in a 90-year-old barn in rural N.Z. The first of the Barn Chronicles series and winner of the 2010 CALEB Prize for children’s books. “A simple piece of sunlit childhood. ” Emma Jelsma, Scene Magazine 2010
Rescue Mission
By Emma Gee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Rescue Mission is an adventure with Alex and Rosie. Alex likes to go flying in Rosie the little pink airplane with Joe the pilot. A fun airplane ride around the farm ends in an unexpected rescue mission of a little friend. This imaginative story is for children two to five years of age, who love kittens and airplanes.