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Threshold: A Memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A series of eighteen stories about one American family’s struggle to thrive across race and through time and space. From five-year-old Joseph Swope kidnapped and adopted by a war chief to Cecil Colburn, blasting up U.S. 41 with a turtle as co-pilot, trying to save a marriage, this memoir reveals what happens when communities fail and how they thrive.
Simple Contentment
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1910 the U.S. Government opened the Flathead Indian Reservation to white settlers. A flood of immigrants made their way to the Little Bitterroot Valley in western Montana. This is their story.
A Story of the Sioux War: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
In the summer of 1862, we were living in the State of Minnesota. There I had a most remarkable experience. We lived about a mile from the town of Lac Qui Parle. There were only father, mother, and myself. I am Susanna. We had moved to Minnesota three years before. My parents moved to restore their health. They were feeble and needed a change of climate. Educational versions have CCSS activities.
Annie McGuire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Inspired by verse on the gravestone of a child in an old cemetery, this is the touching story of family and friends who may have surrounded the little girl buried there. Filled with love and tenderness, this tiny tale provides a view of simple times gone by, and leaves the reader with a warm heart and a misty eye.
Through Colonial Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The story of Australian Colonial art from precolonial times, discovery, settlement and exploration to the centenary period (1880s) through the eyes of the artists at the time.
Miscalculation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Amos O’Neal and his family joined the wagon train with dreams of a new life in Oregon, but then a flying saucer descended from the sky. The aliens offered to trade incredible machines for the settlers’ possessions. Miscalculation is a tale of unlikely friends and contrasting cultures. Featuring uniquely endearing characters and insightful humor, Miscalculation is a story you will never forget.
Little Red Cloud and the Americans
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Here is a story with humour, about a Native American Tribe living at a time in America during the rush to the West, and the take over of land from the white settlers.