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Pete Elliott's 1956 Nebraska Cornhuskers
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Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
In 1956 the University of Nebraska hired Pete Elliott to coach its football team. The new coach was a 29-year-old former All-American football player at the University of Michigan. He won 12 letters at UM. The Big 7 conference, of which NU was a member, was dominated by Bud Wilkinson's Oklahoma Sooners. Elliott coached backs at OU before coming to Nebraska. He brought with him the Split-T offense.
Benevolent
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,640. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this award-winning, magic realism tale, all threads come together to paint a picture of the 80s and 90s in the Midwest, an intense and disaster-prone girl coming of age, her complicated ties to friends and family, and the legends that bind them all together, shaping their destiny. Includes a reader's guide and a sneak peak at the next book in this unconventional series.
His Make-Believe Wife
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,670. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Rachael Reeves agrees to be Jack Hanford's pretend wife for a publicity stunt, she's thrown for a loop when make-believe leads to true love.
Leona's Christmas Bucket List-At A Winter's Pace
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,880. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
Leona Krebsbach found out just before Thanksgiving that she didn't have long to live. She took charge like she always did. She bought a small spiral notepad and title it Christmas Bucket List. On each page of that notepad, Leona listed something that she needed to get done while she still had time. Details like her funeral headed the list. She didn't want to leave anything for her daughters.
Mr. Hancock's Signature
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Series: Novels of the Chain. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,360. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The dead walk in Monteray. The corpse of a nearly forgotten farmer named Hancock arrives via train. Ian Washington remembers Mr. Hancock and vows to return the body home. Yet Mr. Hancock's body will not rest while Ian works to reopen a cemetery, and the corpse staring each morning upon the doorstep forces the town to choose between the isolation of their fear or the hope of their fellowship.
The Sisters Will Dance
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Series: Novels of the Chain. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 151,480. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Blaine Woosely claws his way back to the living. He has cleaned his blood of his addiction, and an unexpected, family farm home rewards his efforts. Only, the country acres isolate Blaine when a sharp-toothed monster hunts to bring Blaine back to dark. The sad history of Blaine's blood brings magic to the country home's new master, but in the end, only Blaine himself can break his chains.
Chamberlain Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Chamberlain is a college town in the American Midwest. Its population is 20,000 people when school is in session, 15,000 in August. It has 20,000 stories. Here are some of them.
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History
The Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad was completed to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1880. I have used ancestral records to compile an employee directory for A.T.&S.F.R.R. for Topeka, Kansas. The directory lists titles of railroad workers, their family members, and where the came to Kansas from. The publication will be useful for students of railroad history and those doing family ancestry profiles.
The Sweet Temptations Collection
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 187,320. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Funny, touching and steamy by turns, this multi-book boxed set contains three original contemporary romances by national bestselling author Marilyn Brant! The stand-alone novels included in this collection are: On Any Given Sundae (a Top 100 Bestseller on both B&N and Amazon), Double Dipping (an International Digital Awards Finalist), and Holiday Man (a RONE Awards Contestant)
Remnants of a Dream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
"Remnants of a Dream" is an eclectic mix of short stories based during the period of the agriculture expansion in the early 1900s, created from their remaining remnants.