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Extraordinary Women of the Rocky Mountain West
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,520. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Extraordinary Women of the Rocky Mountain West brings us the real women who homesteaded, worked the ranches, built the cities, ran the businesses, brought art to the frontier, founded the institutions, preserved human history and natural wonders, fought against racial and gender discrimination, and advanced the cause of equality for women.
Keeper of the Stars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,350. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Love is Pain. Laura Ross's husband taught her that lesson well. Single again and running a boutique in downtown Denver, the last thing she needs is another man in her life. There's no such thing as a knight in shining armor. But when her best friend invites handsome rancher Troy Hawke along on their skiing vacation, Laura's willpower to remain aloof is tested to the limits.
Chasing Nightmares
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
With romance, suspense, and a touch of madness, Chasing Nightmares tells the tale of Anne and Lee as they struggle to conquer the terrors that have haunted their dreams since childhood. Terrors that Lee's Uncle Charles exploits with finesse and specially concocted pharmaceuticals.
Chasing Nightmares
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Red Door Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
With romance, suspense, and a touch of madness, Chasing Nightmares tells the tale of Anne and Lee as they struggle to conquer the terrors that have haunted their dreams since childhood. Terrors that Lee's Uncle Charles exploits with finesse and specially concocted pharmaceuticals.
Candy Makers’ Manual for the Household
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Western States, Nonfiction » History » Social history
The Candy Makers’ Manual contains dozens of formulas for creating early 20th century candies, extracts, and syrups. Originally published in Colorado City, Colo., by Cal. O. Enos in the spring of 1905, the newspaper promoted the book and its author stating, “Mr. Enos is a practical and experienced candy maker . . . and as everyone in this city knows, no better candy was ever made than he puts up.”
Dispatches from the High Country: Essays on the West from High Country News
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013 by Sidewalk Press. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ed Quillen is best known for entertaining Denver Post readers with his weekly columns for twenty-six years, but he wrote some of his sharpest commentary for High Country News. Managing Editor Jodi Peterson called him one of the region’s “wisest and most unique voices.” Dispatches from the High Country features a selection of his best essays published between 2008-2012.
Deeper into the Heart of the Rockies: Selected columns from the Denver Post
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013 by Sidewalk Press. Categories: Essay » Political
2014 Colorado Book Award Finalist. Ed Quillen entertained Denver Post readers with his weekly columns for 26 years. Deeper into the Heart of the Rockies compiles the best from the height of his career on topics ranging from Colorado to small town life to national politics.
Far-Sight
Series: Strange & Unnatural Tales, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 19,180. Language: American English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
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All scientific research has an element of risk, especially investigations that advance beyond the edge of the known into the unknown to probe the limits of what is possible and what is not. Jeremiah Arkenton must keep this in mind as he and his wife investigate the mysterious disappearance of a colleague while trying to avoid the same fate. This is a short story and a Cthulhu Mythos tale.
My Friend, Mr. Brown: A Preschool Early Learning Colors Picture Book
Series: My Color Friends, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 830. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
My Friend, Mr. Brown meets a splotchy-blotchy giraffe, a lion and a slithery snake on his search for new friends dressed in brown. From the plains of Africa to the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, you will meet many new friends from around the world! My Friend, Mr. Brown is another interactive children's picture book in the My Color Friends Book Series.
Rush to the Rockies! The 1859 Pikes Peak or Bust Gold Rush
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,300. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Rush to the Rockies! The 1859 Pikes Peak or Bust Gold Rush provides a glimpse into the excitement of Colorado’s formative years, into the development of industrialized mining, and into the lives of people who thrived (or just survived) to establish the Centennial State of Colorado in 1876.