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Amazing Tales of St. Lawrence Neighbourhood in Old Town Toronto
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,910. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2010 by Frank Touby. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Children were hanged, women without husbands had little choice but to prostitute themselves, clergy and ruling families cruelly dominated a lusty, oftentimes unruly population. The seamy and the sacred united to form one of the world’s great cities: Toronto. Telling its tales is famed local historian Bruce Bell, a uniquely skilled and deeply emotional storyteller.
A Brief Introduction to the Lewis and Clark Expedition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Lots of great information on the men (and woman...and baby...and dog...) who made the Lewis and Clark Expedition. Whether you are a history buff or just curious to know a little more about this important expedition, you are bound to enjoy the stories of this diverse group as they headed to the Pacific Ocean and back.
A Bark In The Park-Pennsylvania Dutch Country: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Pennsylvania Dutch Country is a great place to hike with your dog. Your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines 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.
York Proceeded On
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,030. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This family-friendly story relives the Lewis and Clark Expedition through the eyes of York, Captain Clark's personal slave. As York shares the stories of his adventures and trials with his grandchildren, we see the difficulties they experienced and the trials they endured. The facts included in the story are based on extensive research in the Lewis and Clark Journals.
A Walking Tour of York, Pennsylvania
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: 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 York, 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.
Archangel
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,920. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The shame of terrible deeds past can drive a man to self contempt. Even a priest. Even one who has been saving the world...from himself. A gripping saga of mystery and courage--of beauty, greed, doubt, honor...and heroism. [See larger description for more detail of this unique thriller.]
A Convenient Marriage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Eliza Swann, a butter merchant's daughter, wants to be a fine lady like the ones she reads about in novels. When landed gentleman Edward Dean proposes, she is only too eager to say yes. But marriage to Edward turns out very different to what she expected. Historical romance short story.
An Unsuitable Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Parlourmaid Annis Jones falls in love with handsome cornet William Dean, though she knows a young officer with a career to make can't marry a penniless servant. But when his colonel rapes her and leaves her pregnant and disgraced, the young couple must find a way to build a life together - somehow. Historical romance short story set in York during the Napoleonic War.
A Date with Darkness: A Novel of the Theological College of St. Van Helsing
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Series: St. Van Helsing, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,690. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Young widow Sally Cartwright is ready to get back into dating and the on-line dating service finds a lot of interested men. What Sally doesn't realize is that her ad is an open invitation to every werewolf, vampire, witch and nature elemental in England. Ex-boyfriend Mike Ryder wants to help, but he's bound by the rules. Unless the dark forces break the rules, he can legally do nothing.
The Monstrous Hunt
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Price: Free! Words: 20,140. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When Oliver finds himself bored at a Renaissance fair, he sees the woman of his dreams. Refusing to let her slip away without a fight, he impulsively follows her to York. Unfortunately, he witnesses a series of strange murders and his simple efforts to meet a girl are turned into the worst of nightmares.