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Beautiful Sayers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
(5.00)
Nine year old Beautiful Sayers wants nothing more than to be liked and accepted, and never stops trying to unlock the secret of finding her way into the hearts of others. Do unto others and love your enemies is what she has been taught, but her classmates can't see past her bright red hair and two different colored eyes. She and her faithful dog Colby might just crack the code.
The Cats and the Cradle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Comfort zones are a thing of the past when a stranger knocks on the door of new parents Ann and Kyle Mendez and turns Ann's world upside down. Join Ann, Kyle, Henry, Aunt Gertrude, Aunt Leona and the rest of the gang as they absorb devastating news and, together, try to figure out how to turn it into a blessing in the third book of the Ann and Henry series.
Reigning Cats and Dogs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Ann and Henry ride again as they get ready for a wedding, deal with troublesome relatives and put their paws on a gang of car burglars in Reigning Cats and Dogs.
A Little Hair of the Dog
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,710. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
When 27 year old Mormon Ann Bixby returns to the small town of her childhood after the death of her father, she has no idea that she is about to become a mother-to a 180 pound abandoned Great Dane-and a lifeline to a reclusive and bitter young man.
Working in the Dry: Cofferdams, In-River Construction, and the United States Army Corps of Engineers - Canals, Caissons, Erie Canal, Mississippi, Columbia, Ohio Rivers, Melvin Price Locks and Dam
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Dams & Reservoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Civil / Flood Control
This fascinating report documents and analyzes the history of advancements in inland river construction techniques involving cofferdam and in-the-wet construction technology used by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Orphans and Inmates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00)
Orphans and Inmates is the first novel in a series about the Sloane sisters and their experiences at the Erie County Almshouse and the Orphan Asylum In Buffalo, New York. The story explores the largely ignored origins of the social welfare system in the United States through the experiences of those who were most profoundly affected by poverty, namely women and children.
The Construction of the Erie Canal:A History Just for Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Johnny was a hoggee. Do you know what a hoggee was? A hoggee was the person, often a young boy, who walked with the horses and mules that pulled boats and barges through the Erie Canal. You can see a picture of one at the beginning of this handbook. What do you think it would have been like to be a hoggee? Let’s catch up with Johnny as he walks with his family’s mules one summer night.
Love, Greed and Lie$
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,840. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The story begins in the early nineteen hundreds—ending in present day. It's a compelling narrative about identical twins, Emma Jean and Gloria, one secretly given away at birth. The girls never knew of the others existence. Detective Randal uncovers a disturbing plot that brings the twins lives together again—after eighty years. Their families come together in a way that no one
A Walking Tour of Seneca Falls, New York
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Seneca Falls, New York from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of Schenectady, New York
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Schenectady, New York from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.