Books tagged: gold rush

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Journey to Rhyolite
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,000. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2009 by NorLightsPress. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Nathaniel had his reasons for his journey to Rhyolite, the greatest boom town in the west. He hoped to find what the snallygaster had been taken from him. Some believed it was simply an old legend, this snallygaster that could snatch away those you loved. Nathanial knew better. It had taken Annabelle, the love of his life, and he had reason to believe she might be there.
Harper's Bride
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,690. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Melissa Logan stood by in horror as her husband sold her to pay a debt. She knew that marrying Coy Logan to escape her drunken father and brothers had been a huge mistake. Coy dragged her to Dawson to join the Yukon gold rush. Now penniless and with a baby she “belonged” to Dylan Harper, a man said to have a heart of stone and a knife under his store counter that he wielded without hesitation.
The Goldcamp Vampire or The Sanguinary Sourdough
Series: V. Lovelace's Guide to the Wild West, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Pelagia Harper, aka Valentine Lovelace, published her memoirs of her time in Draco, Texas and became an established writer—at least in her own mind. But when her father dies and her stepmother steals her royalties, she finds herself destitute. Also haunted. The ghost of her papa keeps popping up everywhere.
Song of the River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,650. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Wonnangatta Station lies deep in the mountain country of northeastern Victoria on the Wonnangatta River, one of two branches of the upper section of the Mitchell River in Gippsland. Officially unsolved, the murders of station manager James Barclay and his cook/helper have been the object of much speculation for more than 80 years.
Heartbreak Trail
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 89,340. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Western
1850. Lucy, a pampered New Englander, is dragged by her husband and cold-hearted brother-in-law on a wagon train bound for California. After her husband dies, she longs to return home, but that would mean abandoning her little stepson. How fortunate then that rugged Clint Palance, a former trapper and Indian scout, is watching over them both!
A Deeper Wild
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,010. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
A rollicking saga of the Oregon frontier, this novel is based on the true adventures and conflicting loves of Joaquin Miller, the Pony Express rider and Gold Rush miner who galloped to world-wide fame as the "Poet of the Sierras."
Treasures on Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"Treasures on Earth" follows the adventures of Thomas Miller, a free-spirited Colorado gambler who comes west to make his fortune during the California Gold Rush.
Kerry's Game
Series: Psi Adventure, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Miner 49er Christopher Forsyth needs help finding a murderer; his own. 21st Century parapsychologist Kerry Murphy is passionate about two things, living in San Francisco, and exposing frauds. When B&B owners call for Kerry's aid, she expects to discover a hoax. When she finds herself swept back to the Barbary Coast, she realizes the lengths this restless spirit will go to getting what he wants.
Wild Call: A Horror Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In the wilds of an idyllic Yukon summer, Buck pans for gold while waiting for his partner to return with more provisions. Buck dreams of returning home to his girl, Sadie, if, no, when he strikes it big. Then one night he awakes to howls and Buck soon learns that Sadie's disapproving father is the least of his worries...
Sweet Betsy from Pike
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,260. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's 1849. Betsy is 18, a minister's daughter, and pregnant. To escape the shame, she and her lover, Ike, run away from Pike County and join a wagon train headed for the California mining camp of Hangtown. It's a long, tough journey. On the trail and in the rough-and-tumble mining camp Betsy outgrows Ike and becomes a strong, independent woman.