Books tagged: klondike

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The Goldcamp Vampire or The Sanguinary Sourdough
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Series: V. Lovelace's Guide to the Wild West, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,000. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Pelagia Harper, aka Valentine Lovelace, published her memoirs of her time in Draco, Texas and became an established writer—at least in her own mind. But when her father dies and her stepmother steals her royalties, she finds herself destitute. Also haunted. The ghost of her papa keeps popping up everywhere.
The Legacy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,370. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When an heir hunter turns up looking for a Charlie Cassidy and finds he’s been dead for years, he tells his son and daughter he has information connecting them, through their father, to an unclaimed legacy. He asks if they’d like him to process their claim; but they think his fees are high and decide to do the job themselves. This is the third book in the Templederry Trilogy
Wolf in a Cage and The Gift: Two Fantasies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In the wilderness of Alaska a man escapes the attack of a pack led by a savage black wolf. Many years later, in the ruins of Jack London's Wolf House a wanderer discovers the trapped spirit of a wolf pacing back and forth. But who or what is it, and is it benign or malevolent? And... A musician busking in the Athens subway system encounters another musician who can play the souls of men.
The Klondike Chest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Billy Orange, pugnacious little Irishman, five foot nothing and scared of nobody, rescues a young man from a beating in a back alley in Seattle and finds himself caught up in the Great Gold Rush to the Klondike. Arctic midwinter conditions, unscrupulous tricksters, romance, and death, test him but nothing can stop him.
Boom Town Boy: Coming of Age on Alaska's Lost Frontier
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,530. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012 by Epicenter Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A newspaper reporter recalls his youth in Fairbanks, Alaska, a dying gold-rush town that comes alive again with a wild mix of Russian and American pilots, a busy red-light district, and a round-the-clock bar scene in the 1940s war years.
The Call of the Wild In Plain and Simple English (Annotated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 48. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,380. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Jack London's classic tale of the Klondike Gold Rush has been on reading list in nearly every school in the country; this companion to the book (book is also included), offers extra help to readers.
Burying Zimmerman (River Trilogy, Book 2)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,110. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two decades after his brother and the outlaw Gig Garrett shot each other in a burning cabin beside the Potomac river, Owen Thompson comes home to resolve his own guilt. He had planned to accompany Drew to Garrett's cabin. So had Henry Zimmerman, who vanished after the killings. Now Zimmerman has resurfaced, and Owen is determined to make him explain what happened the night Drew died.
Look Up, Seattle! A Walking Tour of Pioneer Square
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: September 29, 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 Seattle's Pioneer Square 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.
Klondike House - Memories of an Irish Country Childhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Klondike House, John Dwyer recounts his memories of growing up in Ireland. Each chapter recounts a way of life that has now largely disappeared. Sprinkled with a selection of fitting works by some of Ireland's best-known poets such as Seamus Heaney and Patrick Kavanagh, this gem of a book is a chronicle of the simple but happy life of an Irish farmer boy.
Alaska Gold Rush: True Stories Told By The People Who Were There
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Alaska Gold Rush is a unique collection of 12 stories -- the best we could find -- torn from the pages of gold rush-era newspapers. These are great gold rush stories such as "Rush Into New Fields" and "Miners Fleeced by the Mounted Police" that focus on the real trials and tribulations of novice gold miners and the bandits that prayed on them in a harsh land.