Books tagged: blizzards

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Cannibalism in the High Sierras
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,500. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » American
The history of California contains many tragic events and one of the most famous of these is the cannibalism that took place in the High Sierras. More terrible than fiction, this is the true story of the tragic sufferings endured by the Donner Party. The scenes of horror and despair which took place in the snowy Sierra in the winter of 1846-7, needs no exaggeration, or embellishment.
The Big Snow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,140. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Stories of the railroads and railroad men have always held a special place in dramatic fiction. Here is one such tale - of the hard, weary men of the Maintenance Of Way, who cope with extremes of heat and cold, rain and snow to repair tracks and clean up wrecks, answering the call when Nature unleashes its worst. Here, at last, is their story.
A Killing Snow
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 115,080. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When aspiring journalist Mariel Erickson leaves the civilized comforts of Chicago for Goss Valley, a small town on the Dakota prairie, she isn’t prepared for the turmoil she and her husband encounter, as if hostile homesteaders, harsh weather, impoverished Indians, and shady frontier politics aren’t bad enough,there is also murder.
Storm Born
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,030. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A single night can change your life… for the worst. Supernatural powers, secret warrior societies, paranormal beings, and devastating responsibilities are embraced in the new standalone novel from CURSED and DARK SKY author Amy Braun...
The Whys and Whats of Weather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Weather science writer and analyst Steven Roberts invites you to come along as he goes well beyond discussing blizzards, climate change, El Niño, flash flooding and hurricanes. Here, you’ll learn about the Alberta Clipper, cell splitters, diurnal swing, omega blocks, snow bombs, train echo wave patterns, wintercanes and much more. Includes numerous links to online photos of weather phenomena.
Seattle On Ice
Series: Brick Ransom Adventures, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Someone is killing trial witnesses in the midst of a blizzard, and rookie cop Brick Ransom must fight his way through a city paralyzed by ice and snow, as he races to save as many people as possible.
The Long, Hard Winter of 1880-81 What was it Really Like?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » History » American
Laura Ingalls Wilder's classic novel The Long Winter tells the riveting story of the winter of 1880-81 with three day blizzards, forty ton trains stuck in the snow, houses buried in snowdrifts and a town that nearly starved. How much of her story was fact, and how much was fiction? Using newspaper articles, autobiographies and historical accounts, the story of the monster winter of '80-81 is told.
Montana Midnight
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Pine Tree Arts / Pine Tree Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
Against a background of national unrest, "Montana Midnight" paints a tense and often humorous portrait of a town caught in a fiery clash between environmental militants and corporate kingpins. Jackpine is the kind of town where every character knows everyone else. And Nathan Chambers is a young veteran with an expectant wife. Naturally, he gets the job of keeping the peace —a very dangerous job.
When The Gods Slept
Series: The Timura Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 155,430. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Fantasy master Allan Cole - co-author of the Sten Series creates a haunting and unique world peopled with characters that readers will hate to love and love to hate--a world whose siren song will be irresistible to fantasy lovers everywhere.