Books tagged: mining towns

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Return to High Grade
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
The year is 1872, and there’s talk of building the railroad across the mountains of Colorado. Life has settled into a routine for Sheriff Ben Jones, but soon crime, terror, and political ambitions disrupt the sleepy town of High Grade. Friendships and loyalties are tested when the sheriff seeks help from the community. Will Ben and Molly endure their life’s many new challenges?
Calico Kate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,030. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Calico Kate is historical fiction set in the late 1800s, in Calico, California, considered the richest silver mining town in the West. From the time Kate steps off the train from New York City, she steps into California history. Her adventures mimic life in a mining town from witnessing a shooting in a saloon, to fighting a fire that threatens to destroy the town, to solving a murder mystery.
Intrepid: The Mining Town Murders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Retired college president Ellie O'Shay returns as a lay minister to the mining town where her grandfather was once a fearless lawman. Ellie soon finds herself caught up in trying to solve the horrific murders of her predecessor and his wife.
The Cobweb Cage
Series: 20th Century Sagas, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 142,710. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Marigold is devoted to her family, and determined to make life easier for them. She meets Richard, wealthy and charming, and despite their differences in background, they fall in love and marry. Then comes the Great War, and Richard, a qualified pilot, joins the army. He is missing, Marigold's family is struck by tragedy, and she has to make an agonising decision in order to help them.
The Doña
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Shalako Press. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
She to California as a young bride in an arranged marriage. Now she owns seventy-five square miles of property bordering the Mokelumne River where gold has been discovered. They want her land and will stop at nothing, even if it means her murder. Mitchell’s research of the customs and traditions of the mining towns and the ranchos gives The Doña authenticity.” The Modesto Bee