Books tagged: philadelphia

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A Walking Tour of Bristol, Pennsylvania
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
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 Bristol, Pennsylvania 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.
A Bark In The Park-Philadelphia: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Philadelphia area is a great place to hike with your dog. Your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, walk on some of the most historic grounds in America or circle lakes for miles and never lose sight of the water. This book describes the 20 best outings you can find for your best trail pal. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of local history, botany, geology and more.
Come on Philly, We Can Do Better
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
In the book, Julius A. Williams III recounts his experiences as a substitute counselor at a Philadelphia public middle school, exposing incidents involving students, teachers, administration, school police, parents, and more. “Philadelphia does not have to be defined by these failures, but we cannot start solving these problems happening every day in our schools until we acknowledge them.”
Chasing the 400
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
The oldest of 10 plumber's children, sassy & sexy Vera wants to leave her working class Main Line neighborhood to get into "the 400"--1950's Philadelphia's Black Bourgeoisie. When hired as a department store model, she thinks she's on her way. Her brother Bobby dreams of college and a life different than his father's. Will the snobby son of their town's only Negro doctor ruin their plans?
The Case of the Death Dealer
Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Alexander Steele meets with his friends for help in the Case of the Death Dealer. Time is running out for Steele to prevent the shipment of fast killing drugs from hitting the streets of Philly.
The Bachelor's Cat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
The Bachelor's Cat is the story of an artist, a difficult and romantic man. The artist brings home a stray cat and the cat teaches him some things about love.
Independence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 184,880. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
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An orphaned girl in revolutionary America tries to hide her damning past and save the rebel officer she secretly loves.
Ringing the Bell: My Life in the Biz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,090. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The true story of how I was recruited by a notorious door-to-door sales organization, and traveled across the country in pursuit of success. My goal of making millions took some unexpected setbacks as I mastered the art of cold-calling, mouse-killing, and "ringing the bell." A rare look into the culture of Cydcor/DS-Max, this memoir is both harrowing and humorous.
A Walking Tour of Philadelphia's Society Hill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Philadlephia's Society Hill from walkthetown.com 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.
A Walking Tour of Philadelphia's Rittenhouse Square
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Philadelphia's Rittenhouse Square from walkthetown.com 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.