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Handbook for Subversive Teachers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 203,090. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Educational
A middle school teacher in Alaska, struggling against the system, struggling through burnout, requests an official mentor. What he gets is more than he bargained for: a mentor that breaks his practice down to its very foundations, rebuilding it and inspiring actions that set off a cascade of sometimes hilarious and ultimately revolutionary events that change everything.
Chaos and Crab Pots
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,260. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Matt Hite is busy hiding from God's call on his life. His mistake: answering a friend's call for help. Aurora, Alice Ann, is running from a man who blames her for losing a chance to grab a pile of money and leave Alaska. Their destinies collide and everything comes to a head in the tiny Western Alaskan village of Unalakleet. Death awaits one of them in the cold waters of Norton Sound, but who?
On the Edge of Nowhere
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans, Nonfiction » History » Native American
His father is a white trapper, his mother an Athabascan Indian who walks a thousand miles in winter to reunite with her family. Jimmy Huntington learns early how to survive on the land. He is only seven when his mother dies, and must care for his younger siblings. A courageous and inspiring man, Huntington hunts, fights bears, survives close calls and he becomes a championship sled-dog racer.
Cold River Spirits
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cold River Spirits is a wryly humorous and inspirational story about a proud Alaska Native family struggling to survive in two worlds. Sam and Louise Harper and their ten children make a soul-grinding transition into a modern white-dominated society where they face bigotry, poverty and illness. The author explores her family's powerful conflicts between the past and the future.