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Arkansas Storm and Captain Jonathan Buzzard
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Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 3. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Contains two short stories from the American frontier of the 1800s . . . Arkansas Storm is the tale about pioneers traveling the big rivers of America on flatboats, when they run into a storm that threatens their lives and the loss of all they own. Captain Jonathan Buzzard is an action-packed tale. Brazen and courageous, he takes on outlaws threatening a pioneer's family on a remote Ohio farm.
A Long Way Home
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,600. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Kathryn “Rynn” Cochran takes an opportunity to travel to the interstellar Frontier on what should be a short trip to document the people who have settled on other planets. She is hoping for an escape, a fresh start on a new life after becoming a widow and seeing her twin girls off to college. But she soon finds that there is no escape on the Frontier and her old life is A Long Way Home
The Winds of Change
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,330. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Within Bob Dylan's lyrics, the words, “The Winds of Change”, were sung, and from those words came not only the title for this work, but the work itself. Often, folks ask where inspiration for writing comes from. A perfectly valid answer is that it is a mystery. But who says that mystery cannot be revealed in something as simple as hearing a song.
The Long Hunter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,250. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Matt McLaren, only a boy when Indians killed his parents in 1770 and kidnapped his three-year-old sister Mandy, sets out to find her. A cruel innkeeper enslaves him, and he’s rescued by a kindly old farmer. When the innkeeper kills the farmer Matt kills him, and flees to Can-tuc-kee to trap furs. He escapes Indians and returns home, meets his true love, and helps settle the rugged, majestic land.
The Marriage Cure
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Series: Devaney Family, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Widowed pioneer settler Sabetha Trahern struggles to eke out her existence from the rough and rocky Ozark hills. One day as she struggles to bring her single cow home, she meets a stranger who drives the cow back to her crude barn but then collapses. She nurses Johnny Devaney, growing attached to him as he fights for his life against the deadly typhus fever he brought with him from Fort Gibson.
Rescued from the River
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Darkness engulfs Emma Donley as she sits on the banks of the Cache La Poudre River near Fort Collins, Colorado. Harvey Morgan, a trapper, kidnaps her with plans to keep her on the mountain as his woman for the winter. Morgan’s embittered rage turns deadly when her strong-minded escape thwarted his plans.
Gentry's Gallery of Angels
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,610. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Amanda Gentry is engaged to Nicolas Tandy Harper. They're set to marry on Christmas Eve. When her Grandmother Izella Sanders fades into a coma, everything spirals out of control. Amanda takes on the responsibility to ensure all the holiday celebrations are met, even if it's at the expense of her own wedding.
A Light in the Mountains
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Series: Light Gatherers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,590. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Geneva Nash must face her frontier life with the challenge of her hostile mother-in-law, her many children and her mysterious gift. She and her husband Abram will endure a painful separation from their son, the dangers of the wilderness and a life-changing loss.
Legacy of Blood: THE MASSACRE AT SAND CREEK, COLORADO
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 69,520. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
LEGACY OF BLOOD is a novel that follows one family’s journey leading up to the massacre at Sand Creek. It is the story of Racer, Lucy Gray Feather, Tall Bear and their father and mother, Spotted Horse and Elizabeth Moon Frost Wellington, herself wasichu. LEGACY OF BLOOD is the story of Native Americans living on the plains during the settlement of the west, with nearly impossible odds of survival.
Iron Horse King
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He will do anything to accomplish the impossible and become a very wealthy man and The Iron Horse King...but if he fails, he will lose everything. He has no time for Mary Rose...who will do anything to get on his train and ride out to the railhead. This fun, epic journey of love and adventure is a romantic interpretation based on Charles Crocker and his building of the transcontinental railroad.