Tales of the Wild West - Miners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The discovery of gold in Califonia launched the nation's first gold rush. It began January 23, 1848. James Marshall, who was building a sawmill for John Sutter on the American River in the Sierra Nevada foothills, turned water from the millpond into the tailrace. A glimmer in the clear water caught his eye and he picked up a yellow rock about the size of a dime and weighing one-quarter ounce.
Tales of the Wild West - Loggers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Logging in North America began with the arrival of European colonists in the 1600s. In a few short decades there were water-powered sawmills scattered up and down the eastern seaboard with the main concentration in northern New England. The lumber was used to build ships, furniture, kegs and barrels, buggies and wagons. As the loggers cleared areas in the forest, others arrived to farm the ground
Tales of the Wild West - Mountain Men
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Born into every generation are a few restless souls who long for adventure. In the early 1800s this wild breed became mountain men who headed up the Missouri, crossed the Rock-ies and continued west, hunting, trapping and exploring as they went.
Survival Guide for Beginners
Price: Free! Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
(5.00 from 1 review)
Super storm Sandy ripped up the eastern seaboard of the United States, leaving death and destruction in its path. While everyone knew the storm's path, and when it would strike, people and the community as a whole were caught off guard by the devastation. Super storm sandy provides an example of why preparing for the worst-case scenario is the prudent path to take.
New York to Nome
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,180. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"This book is the first telling of what was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the 'longest canoe trip in history'-an eighteen-month, 7,865-mile saga of two young men and a canoe named Muriel.
Tales of the Wild West - Oregon Trail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"One of the great things about the West is that our history lies so close to the surface. It was our grand parents and parents who were the pioneers.
Tales of the Wild West - Pacific Coast
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Sir Francis Drake, the daring English pirate, was the first European to sail the stormy North Pacific. ln 1579, after having raided the Spanish settlements of South America, he sought to escape up the coast through an inland waterway that would return his ship, the Golden Hind, to the Atlantic Ocean.
Tales of the Wild West - Pioneers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Mountain men and fur traders were the first to travel the route that would one day become the Oregon Trail. In their wake came missionaries who wrote letters and reports describing the far side of the continent and praising the mild climate, healthful conditions and the deep, fertile soil.
Secrets of the Bull
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,230. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"BIG FRANK BATTLE LEANED AN ELBOW AGAINST THE HOOD OF HIS battered, in his secluded valley, his sprawling ranch, his livestock. He had not the slightest inkling that before this particular morning played itself out, his body would fail him, the power he loved to wield so fiercely would crumble to dust and all the secrets he had managed to keep
Tales of the Wild West- Western Heroes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Through bravery, courage and strength of character these men and women stood head and shoulders above their contemporaries. They are our true Western American Heroes. "
Anti-Aging Strategies: Keeping Your Brain and Body Working to 80 and Beyond
Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
In this book, you are going to learn: 1. Why we age 2. The most powerful anti-ageing approach known 3. Supplements that can promote longevity
Wild Horse Rider
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Lew Minor was a bronc-buster who chased wild horses across the vast reaches of Nevada, a buckaroo who rode rough-string and broke cavalry remounts, and a cowboy star who won rodeos throughout the West and Canada. He toured the nation with the famous Kit Carson Wild West Show as the featured attraction and won the world champion bronc rider belt buckle at the 1912 Pendleton Round-Up.
Tales of the Wild West- Women of the West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Early-day women of the West are depicted in fading photographs: a gaunt, bonneted figure in a long dress walking beside a wagon, baby cradled in her arms, children scattered behind, a woman, looking older than her years, stirring lye soap over an open fire, a dancehall girl on stage, miners watching her every move....
To Ashes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Finally, the scene is cleaned and the body tucked away. Alexander anxiously awaits the coming dawn so that he is able to dispose of the corpse, and put an end to his worry. The risk of his crime being discovered increases exponentially with each passing minute. Will time unravel his otherwise perfectly laid plans?
Knights of Light: Knight Vision
Price: Free! Words: 45,580. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
There is a battle going on inside all of us. Many are not even aware of it. This gives power to one side. Our story opens with three teens encountering their own battles. With the aid of divine intervention, they uncover ancient secrets from a knighthood which has long ago been forced underground because of their mastery in this battle. Things are about to change. The light answers back.
Healthcare, The User's Manual
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
This book is THE indispensable guide to navigating the chaos that is healthcare in the US today. It will help you understand how we got to this point and what you can do NOW to obtain the best possible healthcare for you and your family.
In the Steps of Zayack
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,370. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In a world of diminishing freedom, pressure mounts for Walter Smithton. He is following the steps of Zayack, a scientist who has mysteriously disappeared. He believes that Zayack’s disappearance is tied to the discovery he has now made. Smithton & his team are kidnapped and given a topsecret assignment. The team’s success may affect not only their survival, but also the survival of humanity.
Nikki Powergloves and the Power Trappers (Nikki, #3)
Series: The Adventures of Nikki Powergloves, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,190. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
(5.00 from 1 review)
Perfect for kids aged 7-10 or advanced younger readers aged 4-6!! The adventure continues as Nikki Powergloves and her friends face off against a secret organization called STING and their army of Power Trappers, who are trying to capture all of the power kids. Can the Power Council prevail and rescue the power kids? Find out in the third installment of the Nikki Powergloves series!
Amazed by her Grace, Book I
Price: Free! Words: 81,800. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
2015 EDITION! For anyone who’s ever had a crush on a teacher comes the story of Tracy, a shy and abused teen from the projects who suddenly finds herself in a posh private school, and Grace, the revered coach who offers the girl a chance to join the school's inner circle of privileged athletes. What Tracy doesn't know about the beautiful Miss Grace is that not everything that glitters is gold.
The Essential Disc Jockey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Dance music
Looking at a career as a DJ? What are the essentials? 40 year career veteran answers the questions of becoming a DJ.