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Empire Under the Earth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,950. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The forgotten journal of a miner reveals his journey to a lost civilization underground where he resuces a reluctant princess, battles warriors and monsters, and forever changes their way of life.
Cavernauts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Two men journey deep into Jupiter's moon Callisto to rescue a beloved teammate before time runs out. And just what wondrous but deadly secret is hidden at the bottom of the frozen cavern?
Who Was Armer Allen?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is a short biography of a remarkable man from the Appalachians who touched many lives during his short 49 year life span. A few of the highlights of his life, including victories and defeats, are highlighted in this work.
The Phantom Miner
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 25. Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
I can still remember the story my grandfather use to tell me on a stormy night at bedtime. When he tucked me in I would pull the covers over my head and close my eyes and shake like a leaf and pray for daylight to arrive soon.This story dates back to the mid 1800's around the Gold Rush days about a Phantom Miner that still haunts the mine he died in because of his greed for gold.
The Soul of the HobNailed Boot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Harry Kennedy stakes out a home for himself on The Lonesome Buzzard, his mining claim in the mountains near Bandino. For 23 years, he scraped a living out of the old mine. Then he finally decides to retire, and accepts a monthly check from Social Security. Now some 'guvment yahoos' are telling him he has to leave to make way for a campground. "Well," Harry decides. "We'll just see about that!"
Love's Origins - A Five-Story Collection
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Five tales of science fiction, set in the wild-west universe of Amanda Love. Plunge into the rough-and-tumble world of the Galactic Marshals to see how the toughest lawman on the Fringe got his start. Watch how a supernatural vision earned Amanda a lifelong friend and loyal alien bodyguard. And witness the terrible betrayal that sets two best friends into a cycle of murder and bloody revenge.
Bumpy Beginning
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Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: Australian English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Two people meet for the first time on a plane flight. Emma appears to snub Dave, but she's actually suffering from air-sickness. He secretly hopes for a smooth flight and a non-eventful landing as he is prone to air-sickness as well. The plane makes a turbulent landing and both become ill, but despite their bumpy beginning they manage to connect.
Beyond Beauty
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Personal Care and Service
Beyond Beauty details pros and cons in every facet of the business, from operating a home salon, to managing a beauty school, day-spa, or competing on the national circuit. Don't miss the sections on how you get paid behind the chair and ways to increase your clientele. Each chapter is illustrated with personal stories from beauty professionals who have successfully launched a similar business.
The Colorado Labor Wars: Cripple Creek, 1903-1904
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Series: Regional History Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Commemorating the centennial of the Cripple Creek Labor Wars, 1903-1904, this book recalls the causes and consequences of one of the era's violent labor strikes that spread throughout the Colorado mine fields. A "must read" for those interested in labor history, mining, and a time when the Western Federation of Miners asked, "Is Colorado in America?"
The Miner
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Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A miner embarks to conquer his surroundings. With all the kit required and adventure in his heart he sets forth. After digging a tunnel he realises with angst that he may have left securing his position too late. Will Stuart make it home in time before the evil comes out at night?