Books tagged: california

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A Little Orange in the Big Apple
Price: Free! Words: 37,490. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
(4.00)
Oddly, seven year-old Ali's family all live in different places! Each night Ali says a prayer to bring her family together, "where we could all live in the same place, all week long." One day her father asks his family to come live with him in New York City where he is in a Broadway show. Has Ali's prayer come true? Will Ali, her brother, mother, and father all live in the same place now?!
The Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Jennifer Walker weaves a tale of one young, heroic girl as she tries to rescue horses and herself from the ravaging flames of a California wildfire gone out of control.
Sweet Betsy from Pike
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,260. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's 1849. Betsy is 18, a minister's daughter, and pregnant. To escape the shame, she and her lover, Ike, run away from Pike County and join a wagon train headed for the California mining camp of Hangtown. It's a long, tough journey. On the trail and in the rough-and-tumble mining camp Betsy outgrows Ike and becomes a strong, independent woman.
Missions of California, William Henry Hudson, 1901
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1901, Stanford Professor of English Literature , William Henry Hudson published his book on the history of the founding of the twenty-one missions in California by Father Junipero Serra, a Spanish Franciscan friar. Linda Pendleton has written a new Introduction to the book, and her photograph is on the bookd cover.
Forest Lawn Memorial-Park: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
(5.00)
From Clark Gable and Jean Harlow, to Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Taylor, and everyone in between, “Forest Lawn Memorial-Park: The Unauthorized Guide” provides the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly 100 celebrities in what has been described by Time magazine as the “Disneyland of Death,” along with personal and professional biographies.
Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,070. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
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For more than 100 years, Hollywood Forever has been the premier burial spot for Hollywood’s top celebrities. Today, it’s a leading tourist destination for fans who want to pay their respects to their favorite stars. “Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide” is the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly 70 celebrities.
Unlicensed Private Investigations In California
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Reference, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business Law
The laws that pertain to the licensure of Private Investigators in California and how thr consumer can protect themselves from falling prey to unlicensed fraudsters.
The Sack They Left Behind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this short by Linda Sands, the banal verbiage from a state department brochure serves as the backdrop for an emotionally untraditional love story.
Soft Adventure Travel
Price: Free! Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Soft adventure. The sort of experience that goes beyond the typical tourist itinerary. There is no great physical challenge involved here. There is considerable food for the spirit. And the body. And on the windjammer, a rum swizzle at every turn. This is a collection of my published travel articles that tell about these journeys throughout the world. Come with me as I revisit these experiences.
Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era, Conspiracy and The Sting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,540. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
"Willie – The Man, the Myth and the Era" is the historical and biographical account of California’s Willie Brown and the era in which he served in the legislature. "Conspiracy" and "The Sting" are two chapters that involve calculated attempts to depose or otherwise destroy this brilliant politician and the battles that ensued.