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Itchy Donner
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,040. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Itchy Donner is a rashy eleven-year-old growing up fatherless in a dying backwoods Idaho timber town. He's obsessed with the past, since Itchy’s the great-great-great grandson of Tamsen Donner, the famous matriarch of the Donner Party. When Red Donner, his blustery vagabond logger father, reappears in his life, Itchy will be pulled into a past he dreams of and a present he can't understand.
Scary Ghost Stories: A Collection of 15-Minute Ghost Stories
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Book Sets · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Two girls find a tree house in the woods. They climb the tree and begin to play in the tree house, only to discover they are not alone. They escape from the tree house and race through the woods, only to find themselves at a cabin that is rumored to belong to a witch. She seems nice enough, but then she makes a strange, frightening request. Read all seven of these scary 15-Minute ghost stories
Communion
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Price: Free! Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
California! The land of plenty! John Nye and his wife Anna have answered California's siren call, and have joined the Donner party of emigrants to that "promised land". But they didn't count on the leaders of the train taking the new, unproven Hastings' Cutoff route. They didn't count on being snowed in and facing starvation. And they sure didn't count on the creature stalking the survivors.
The Ghost of the Donner Party: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“Is there any decent place to stop between here and the mountains?” I asked the storekeeper. “You can pretty much camp anywhere,” he said. “The Indians are pretty friendly here abouts. If you’re at all concerned about making it over the mountains, though, I suggest you stop at old lady Williams’ place at the base of the mountains.” “What’s so special about Old lady Williams’ place?" Find out!
Look Up, Truckee! A Walking Tour of Truckee, California
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Truckee, California is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Look Up, Reno! A Walking Tour of Reno, Nevada
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Reno, Nevada is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
The Ghost of the Donner Party: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“Is there any decent place to stop between here and the mountains?” I asked the storekeeper. “You can pretty much camp anywhere along the way,” he said. “The Indians are pretty friendly here abouts.” “If you’re at all concerned about making it over the mountains, though, I suggest you stop at old lady Williams’ place at the base of the mountains.” Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises.
Led to the Slaughter: The Donner Party Werewolves
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Trapped in the Sierra Nevada without food, The Donner Party are led to the slaughter. After being manipulated and coerced into a string of bad decisions, the travelers, frozen and abandoned, find themselves unable to go forward or back, and are preyed upon by werewolves in their midst––the very people they thought were friends. A tale of resilience, horror, and betrayal.