Books tagged: farm life

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Sentence of Marriage (Promises to Keep: Book 1)
Series: Promises To Keep, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 150,690. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
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In 19th Century New Zealand, there are few choices for a farm girl like Amy. Her life seems mapped out for her by the time she is twelve. Amy dreams of an exciting life in the world beyond her narrow boundaries. But it is the two people who come to the farm from outside the valley who change her life forever, and Amy learns the high cost of making the wrong choice. Book 1 of "Promises to Keep".
Settling the Account (Promises to Keep: Book 3)
Series: Promises To Keep, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 218,540. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(4.90)
Amy watches in growing fear the worsening confrontation between her husband and her son, until she realises that only one of them can survive it. How long can she keep them apart? The final volume in "Promises to Keep". It follows directly on from Book Two, "Mud and Gold".
A Second Chance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General
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Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
The Ladies of Low Arvie - Living the Farming Dream
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 90,120. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How twenty-four cows became 'The Ladies of Low Arvie'. In 2002 Richard and I bought a 120 acre wet and boggy farm called Low Arvie in SW Scotland. We arrived at the farm with no experience and no equipment. This is the story of the twenty months from the day we first saw the farm, how we dealt with the many challenges we faced, to the successful birth of our first batch of home bred calves.
Robbing Honey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Davey follows Jack along the river bank to their favorite fishing spot, but things aren't how they used to be. Jack has married Davey's sister the night before and that's all Davey can think about, even as they follow the smell of sweet-ripe honey and the sound of swarming bees to the tree with the honey.
Farmer Tan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
The scent of newly mowed hay sets off conditioned reflexes, both physical and emotional, that Ben finds impossible to resist. The setting of Georgiann Baldino's short story throws two people together and connects them for life.
The Mastermind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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A company wants to buy land in a small town for its newest superstore; unfortunately for the company, the property owners thwart their efforts. That is until it calls in an assassin that knows how to deal with such troublemakers. He nearly completes his contract -- but when two teens realize what's going on, it makes them wonder who they can trust.
Laura Ingalls Wilder's Most Inspiring Writings
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,600. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » History » American
A large collection of Laura Ingalls Wilder's most inspiring articles, written prior to and seed stock for her Little House books. She offers timeless wisdom on country living and warm memories that later became her beloved books. Extensive notes and setting, like a book within a book, by Dan L. White, author of Laura's Love Story, Devotionals with Laura, and Laura Ingalls' Friends Remember Her.
Sweet Farm of Mine
Series: Sweet, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,410. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ruth returns to the American Midwest when she discovers she wants her life to mean more. The road she chooses with her father Arlan, to buy and farm Old Charlie's place, gives her plenty of challenges to test her mettle. She also discovers a way of life that is in harmony with nature, where life is lived by the seasons, where food comes from soil, and where no good thing is easy.
Warm Stanchions and Red Barns With Blue Roofs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A chapbook of poetry celebrating rural life. If you believe rural American life is a poem, enjoy this collection of twenty-three poems, many of which have been published elsewhere. The collection winds through the seasons and tells the story of "The Last Happy Woman in America," the closing poem in the collection. Poems are free verse. Cover is an original sketch by the author.