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The Rancher's Southern Belle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,470. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Romance » Western
A country torn in battle. A Southern woman running from God. And a Yankee captain who hopes to soon possess her heart. Madelyn loved her life in Atlanta, but the dratted War of Northern Aggression tore her life apart Raised as a rancher, Luke is so thankful the War for Southern Aggression has finally ended. Can the two enemies forge a bond of friendship? A poignant Christian western...
Casey KC
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,790. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
Twelve-year-old Casey Conrad shocks the world when he joins the Kansas City Royals and becomes the youngest player in Major League Baseball history.
Early-Day Flying in Kansas City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,890. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
"Early-Day Flying in Kansas City" is based on a trade paperback published in 1970. The original book, Aviation History in Greater Kansas City, was compiled by "Historic Aviation" magazine, edited and published by Ken Weyand, a private pilot at the time, with a keen interest in aviation history.
The Invincible Alex Xavier
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,150. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
The first in a trilogy, Alex Xavier is a vivid coming-of-age story set in Kansas City in 1989. Narrated by a 12-year-old boy, Alex Xavier depicts the life of a struggling inner city family. The narrator longs to be a superhero, and he discovers that his street art may be his family's way out of the ghetto. Success comes, but now he realizes he has a new mission. And nothing will ever be the same.
Lost Knight of Arabia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,580. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
To whoever finds this journal: I started out this rainy November morning in 1988 as an archeology intern uncovering sunken treasure from the Steamboat Arabia, but due to circumstances I don’t understand, at the end of the day I found myself on board the Arabia, back in 1856, the year she sank. Thus Brianna begins her journal, finding herself rescued by Jake Worth, a passenger on the Arabia.
Masten Gregory Formula One And Indy Driver From Kansas, U.S.A.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Masten Gregory's greatest triumph came in the 1965 Le Mans 24 Endurance Race. Teamed with rookie, and future F1 World Champion Jochen Rindt, he drove a Ferrari that was an underdog at the beginning of the race. At Indianapolis Masten drove one of Mickey Thompson's cars, a small speedster. Gregory defied predictions that he would be killed imminently because of his aggressive driving style.
The Kansas City Yards
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Trains
Bobber and his friends didn't mean to run away, but on their own in the locomotives and steam of Kansas City's turn-of-the-century train yards, adventures just seem to happen! Further and further they go into this exciting world of trains, as the children spend five days exploring the vast fields of the behemoth railway system. But are they prepared for the dangers that may await?
Platinum and Pearls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,440. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(Action Romance Novel) Viva Las Vegas! Here I come! Platinum was leaving her small town in the Ozarks. She was headed to the glamorous city that never sleeps where she planned to fulfill her dream of becoming a fabulous showgirl. Unfortunately, her dream suddenly evaporates when she sees something she should not have seen.
Trapped by Light and Shadow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,360. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A new city…a new apartment…a cute new running partner…. Despite a less than stellar start to his adult life, things were finally starting to fall into place for Adam. That is, until he met the shadows in the woods. Shadows with teeth. Adam is quickly swept up into a world of magic and danger as he discovers his own hidden talent with the help of a reluctant mentor. One moment can change your life.
Truly, No Place Like Home
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In this book of travels around North America, Robert N. Jenkins recounts the insights he gained from experiences as diverse as stumbling upon the Grand Tetons and flying on the Concorde at twice the speed of sound. Named the travel editor of the Tampa Bay Times in 1987, Jenkins would win eight national awards for his writing and for the overall excellence of his weekly section of travel news.