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The Ultimate Road Trip Out West
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
I had a year to research, map out and organize the ultimate road trip out west. The end result was a two-week adventure through 8 states, 9 National Parks, numerous National Forests, Landmarks and Scenic Byways. I've detailed my journey in this book with the hope that others will be inspired to hit the road and explore our great country.
Forgotten Pages
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Lauren a young successful golfer was never privy to her mother’s childhood. Uprooted from her beloved Ohio home at age eleven and forced to move out west, to a place where being Mormon seemed to mean everything, everything her family wasn't. Kay survives bullying and abuse all while living as a foreigner in Utah. Lauren learns of her mother's sinister past while watching Kay fight for justice.
Upwards Asphyxiation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
As an adopted kid, I never fit in growing up. Being gay didn't make things much easier. Eventually I turned to drugs to numb my fears and hurt, which only made matters worse. Being stuck in addiction feels like hopelessy drowning; you can't catch your breath, and when there you have moments of clarity, all you want is to escape. This is my story on how I escaped.
Railroad 1869 Along the Historic Union Pacific Across Wyoming
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Building the Transcontinental Railroad through Nebraska had taken three years.. 36 months of dogged determination. When the construction crews finally reached Cheyenne they prepared for the grueling work ahead. They refined the organization and pace developed crossing Nebraska, but now they faced a new set of challenges, most notably the climb up "Sherman Hill", bridging Dale Creek, crossing the
Railroad 1869 Along the Historic Union Pacific in Utah to Promontory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
As the Union Pacific entered the Utah canyons progress slowed to a crawl. The builders were forced to use large embankments, trestles and tunnels. All of them slower, difficult to build and expensive. Then as the competing railroads drew closer to their meeting point at Promontory Summit the competition became intense. "Build it fast, we'll fix it later" was the by-word.
Harden Times
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012 by Laurel Fork Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a Utah city left desolate after deadly plague, two survivors struggle to keep going. Rachel, grieving her lost family, finds new hope when a bay mare inexplicably shows up in her yard. But ten-year old Johnny Calico sees the horse as a means to return to his Navajo relatives in Northern Arizona. Even as the horse gives Rachel purpose for the first time since the Death, Johnny plots to steal it.
The Auction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In order to conceive a baby Kat goes to a bachelor auction and buys back her ex-husband for a week.
Comet Dreams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Linda Keller's poems swirl with sensation, memory, humor and a compelling love of nature. Her clear, direct style makes it easy to connect to her writing, reaching even those readers who traditionally do not chose poetry. Comet Dreams includes forty two of Keller's poems. The book is illustrated by 12 full-color images by John Boak, landscapes in colored pencil and oil paint.
Dunbar's Southern Utah
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Long recognized as one of the most beautiful corners on planet earth, Southern Utah, with its many parks, monuments and wilderness areas, continues to mesmerize visitors from around the world who make the pilgrimage to this surreal, rocky landscape of incredible beauty.
Gary & Nuala's Guide to Las Vegas and Beyond
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 34,780. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
An invaluable guide to Las Vegas and the surrounding area - wherever you’re travelling from, you can use this guide to make sure your holiday in the Las Vegas area is memorable, for all the right reasons. It just takes some inside knowledge and a little planning. Written by Gary Archer and Nuala O'Brien with first hand experience after many trips to Las Vegas.