Books tagged: wagon trains

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Vision Quest
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Adam's notions on hard work, sacrifice, crime and punishment are tested when he meets one of the juvenile delinquents from a govenment-funded rehab program crossing country with a wagon train. Vision Quest was created to keep young criminals from getting into further trouble. To Adam, at first, the program seems geared more toward reward than punishment.
Gambler
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,390. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
In the early years of the War Between the States, Civil War or War of Northern Aggression, as some southerners called it, a man paid his debts however he could. In the southern states, at times, slaves were used as collateral and won or lost on the turn of a card in games of chance. Whole plantations was lost because of this war and the slaves set free with no where to go.
Heartbreak and Heaven
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 161,000. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
A frontier-period historical novel and love story, based on the life of a military post trader, and exemplifies "the resilient frontier spirit,” the tenacity and fortitude to overcome challenges on the frontier.
Slaveboy, The Fiddling for Freedom Series, Book 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,760. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
"Slaveboy,"the first book in the Fiddling for Freedom series, was inspired by the life of African-American slave and pioneer, Louis Southworth, who traveled the Oregon Trail with his mother and master in the early 1850s and then went on to earn enough money to buy his freedom by playing fiddle in the gold camps in California and Nevada. This is a middle-grade chapter book.
The Journals of Jack Robertson-1867 Book Three
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jack's adventures continue as his family joins a wagon train of Mormon pioneers on their way west. Jack encounters Indians, buffalo, buffalo hunters, wild horses, and a near perfect home in the mountains of Wyoming. Jack's family homestead the mountain valley, build a trading post and make peace with the Indians. Everything seems to be going just as Jack has planned until....
American Falls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
At the age of 16, Christian Miller leaves home to escape his past and finds adventure, enlightenment, disillusion and a new friendship that leads to revelation.
Life Everlasting
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Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The trip west wasn't what Josh had expected. He hadn't counted on walking all the way to Oregon. But the hardships didn't end with sore feet. When an unseen enemy attacked the wagon train, his loss inspired future generations.
On the Strength of Wings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Abigail Belshaw is a practical woman born into a family of practical men and artistic women in 1828. At the age of ten she meets her future husband, Samuel Gray, but their friendship is cut short when Samuel's family is killed and he is sent to live with his godfather. Abigail must follow her husband west, against her wishes. This is her story.
One Day. Someday. Soon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,480. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
This book chronicles the son of an African slave and a Cherokee warrior. Black Pony was born free, but was inadvertently thrust into slavery. His mother dies, leaving him under the care of Aunt Pearl, who raises him until the end of the Civil War. They go to Washington, DC, where she dies. At 12, Black Pony heads West, becomes Colt Culhane, a respected successful rancher who establishes Colt, TX
Pioneers (Fourth Grade Social Science Lesson, Activities, Discussion Questions and Quizzes)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / General
If your child is struggling with social science, then this book is for you; the short book covers the topic and also contains 10 discussion questions, 10 activities, and 20 quiz style questions. This subject comes from the book “Fourth Grade Social Science (For Home School or Extra Practice)”; it more thoroughly covers more fourth grade topics to help your child get a better understanding of fo