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Little Annie Oakley and Other Rugged People
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
From the brick-paved streets of Boston and New England, to the deserts of Arizona, to the lush forests of the Pacific Northwest, beloved author and columnist Stewart Holbrook takes his readers down uncharted paths in a series of delightful pieces. Little Annie Oakley and Other Rugged People is pure Americana that delves into the myths of motley people, and the places they made famous.
Holy Old Mackinaw
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 78,130. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Holy Old Mackinaw is the rough and lusty story of the American lumberjack at work and at play, from Maine to Oregon. Beloved Northwest author Stewart Holbrook captures the life and color of a vanished American scene in this complete history of logging in the Northwest.
Geri's Story - Her Life, Her Loves, Her Lord
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Geri Bond lived a varied life facing great hardships including an overprotective mother, the agony of a divorce and finally a calming nearly 56-year marriage to the co-author. She had an amazing work ethic which included grocery checker, assistant to an accountant, working in logging operation, newspaper teletype operator, housewife, school crossing guard and juvenile probation officer.
Death of the Dragon God Lake: Voices from Tasik Chini, Malaysia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,470. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017 by Gerakbudaya London Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
​Death of the Dragon God Lake is a family ethnography focusing on the Jakun of Tasik Chini, Malaysia, and their contemporary struggles. The Orang Asli, West Malaysia's indigenous people have seen efforts to 'modernise' them, and this official spin cloak the denial of Orang Asli self-determination and the concurrent damage being done to their traditional land.
The 5 Cent Murder
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,530. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Run or Die! A chokerman in a remote logging camp must protect his sweetheart, Carleigh, from a dangerous serial rapist, Rove Der, in camp on a work-release program. The story unfolds in full local color, giving the reader a taste of the extreme danger and outrageous humor, the elixir, of Canada’s west coast loggers.
The Likes of Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Cordelia Lu Hankins is half Caucasian, half Chinese - and all albino. Then in the summer of 1918, when she is fourteen, she meets the dashing Squirl and Cordy falls desperately in love with him. But her father forbids her to go near Squirl. Cordy runs away with him and begins an adventure that takes her to the sideshows of Seattle’s Luna Park, where her unusual looks bring her fame.
Nature and the Nerd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,890. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This book describes the evolution of some neglected woods in Sandwich, New Hampshire from negligible wildlife into a rejuvenated forest where wildlife thrives. As the forest evolves, so does the Nerd - from a research and development engineer to a person who feels an ongoing kinship with the land.
Hacking the Mission
Series: Who Will Save the Planet?, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 59,390. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Jason expects the loggers to be furious because he trashed their stuff. Why aren't they? And why don't they just give up, since the greenies have found something that means they can't cut down the trees anyway? Weirdest of all, why are they messing with other people's computers? The nerd in Jason can't resist investigating, but what he discovers jeopardises the whole campaign to save the forest.
Today I Discovered The Log Barge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Trees & Forests
Logs have traveled from the forests of British Columbia to mills for many hundreds of years. One of the modern methods of transportation is the Log Barge. Today I Discovered the Log Barge is a non-fiction book captures the reader through pictures and videos as the workers bring into harbor the log barge and dump the logs.
The Outlander
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Daniel Carter knows what he wants: The prime lumber on the northern Oregon mountains. Oblivious to the warnings of a Shoshone Indian, dismissing the warnings as Indian mysticism, Daniel insists on working on the mountain. But when he unwittingly unleashes the spirits, he unleashes their wrath. Can he make amends before they wreak havoc on his crew?