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Ghetto Plainsman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,480. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Gritty, raw and spiritual, Ghetto Plainsman chronicles one man’s triumph over humiliation, self-hatred, anger and violence in a chaotic journey between urban survival and the life-or-death struggles of the ravaged American Great Plains. This gripping parable takes us from the streets to the even more devastated American West and finally into a place of deeper healing for us all.
Shattered Dreams
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Series: Arkansas Valley, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,420. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
With Tom and Sue now married, much of their focus is on building a loving relationship. The ranch is flourishing and the railroad is coming to the valley. But all is not well as the local banker, Arthur Rhodes, has a devious plan to take over a good portion of the valley, including the Bartlett Ranch.
Mustang Justice
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Series: Arkansas Valley, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,210. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
After Tom Bartlett's untimely and mysterious death, his widow, Sue, continues the legacy of the Bartlett Ranch. It isn't until nearly a year later, following the arrival to the valley of a troubled gunfighter, Clint Blackman, that strides are made to clear up the mystery and bring the culprits to justice.
Black Wolf
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short Story- Black Wolf must win approval from the Tu-ja Na-ki, the sacred living buffalo skull, to save his people. In this coming of age story, a young man must battle the forces of nature, mother Earth and father Sky, to win the light of prosperity and return it to his tribe on the great plains. Is he strong enough to accomplish his almost impossible task?
Social Media for Microsoft Dynamics Partners - Mark Polino & Jon Rivers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
Social Media for Microsoft Dynamics Partners is a short, introductory book geared toward the specific business needs of Dynamics VAR's and ISV's. There are plenty of generic social media guides available, and Microsoft provides some guidance to partners, but we felt that Dynamics partners were missing an independent source of social media help designed for their business. So we wrote one.
The Stakeout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A hard boilded detective has been hired to catch a cheating husband. The husband claims that he's attending MSDynamicsWorld's Decisions virtual conference. Is he really cheating or is something more sinister going on?
Trail To Washoe
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Series: Saga of Willard Hansel, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
With Bud and Junebug now safely out of the war, they embark on a harrowing trip that stretches from Independence, Missouri, to Washoe City, Nevada. Their intent is to drive a herd of about sixty head of horses and mules to the lumber camps at the foot of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, where they are assured of selling the animals at a handsome profit. Easy enough...right?
The Longest Trail: Kentuckians and The Great Migration to Oregon, 1843
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 26,090. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The Longest Trail is the story of the Great Migration to Oregon in 1843. Special emphasis is given to the role of Kentuckians in the Westward Movement. There were the famous sons of the Bluegrass, such as Kit Carson and William Sublette, but more important to this book are the obscure men and women who undertook a heroic endeavor - to cross the continent to settle the Northwest.
The Hunt
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Texas 1813. The Great Plains. Seeking to make a quick fortune from their hides a motley crew of buffalo hunters ride out into the wilderness in pursuit of the Great Herd. But soon unseen forces begin to make their presence felt and in the vast wilderness of the prairie there is no place for the hunters to take refuge and noone to rescue them from their fate.
The Dirty Thirties: A History of the Dust Bowl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
The Dust Bowl was the largest ecological disaster in United States history, coinciding with the nation’s worst economic crisis, the Great Depression of the 1930s. Massive dust storms, combined with nearly a decade of drought, wreaked havoc on parts of Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, and Arkansas.