Books tagged: canal

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The Visitors
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A poignant and moving short story of the differences between the modern age and one long gone seen though the eyes of a man who has seen much in his journey through time. Coming near to the end of his life’s work he encounters a couple of strangers who bring him some unexpected news.
Sonny's Swimming Lessons
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
(3.33)
Eight year old Sonny lives on the Molly Q motor canal boat, with his parents and older sister Maggie, plying coal with a sixty one foot barge called the Molly B between the Collieries, Glassworks and the Paper Mills.
Chance Encounters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,840. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00)
Chronicling the intersection of two lives, Chance and Emily's, as they meet up and separate throughout the years. Time and again they rescue each other, but can't seem to stay together as their lives are out of synch.
Enigma of Central America: Drug Highway of the Americas
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 64,130. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
This second book of the Latin America Enigma series is a graphic portrayal exploring the history and the people important to the modern reality of Central America. This is the book you must read to understand this volatile part of the world.
The Secret of Blackberry Lane
Series: The Lavender Series, Book 1 · , Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,040. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An old hermitage, a lost 'pot' of gold, the rebuilding of the famous Wabash and Erie Canal, and the search for a missing shipping magnate form the background to Tana's and Thor's vacation with her grandparents near Port Gibson, Indiana, a newly constructed 'port town' on the canal route.
The Far Bank
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
*"The plot, characters, and interactions between the children and adults are all things editors look for." - Heacock Literary Agency ***** Keeping the bullies at bay, a paper route from hell, and a dangerous swim race across the Welland Canal will change Ricky's life forever. Getting through the week is going to take smarts, stamina, and plenty of courage.
La Rivière contrariée
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 99,360. Language: French. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un roman policier historique à rebondissements pour découvrir, comme si vous en étiez, l'invraisemblable aventure d'un canal pour bateaux sous la crête des Ardennes (1830). Une troublante intrigue à tiroirs. De l’Histoire, des histoires, des personnages de roc et de cire, en pleine tourmente politique et sociale. Un récit-immersion captivant, explosif et sensuel.
Murgatroyd's Christmas Club
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 116,330. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Fishcake Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00)
Mill worker, Willie Arkenthwaite, suddenly, and by his own doing, becomes treasurer of the Murgatroyd's Mill Christmas club. Being rude, crude & terribly rude, how will this docile and inarticulate man accomplish this? With his friends, workmates and many comical mishaps along the way, that's how.
Relatively Wet Summer
Series: Relative Summer Trilogy, Second. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(3.00)
Ten year old twin boys Nigel and Michael are treated to a week's holiday exploring the English waterways in a narrowboat. The rest of the family come along and make sure that the summer of 1977 will never be forgotten.
Central Utah Project (CUP): Bonneville Unit - Historic Reclamation Projects Book - Water Projects, Flood Control, Starvation Dam, Reservoirs, Aqueducts, Tunnels, Canals, Power Plants
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,100. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Flood Control
The history of the CUP is as large and complex as the project itself. And as with the project, the popular notion is that the history of the Bonneville Unit is the history of the CUP.