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Fugitives from Northwoods
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Eight teenagers escape imprisonment at a work camp to brave the wilderness. Tested to their limits, they struggle to survive their terrifying dash for freedom.
Viral
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
In 2013, the following poems topped 200,000 views on the Button Poetry YouTube: Lily Myers’ “Shrinking Women”, Neil Hilborn’s “OCD” & “Mating Habits of the North American Hipster”, Javon Johnson’s “cuz he’s black”, Rachel Rostad’s “To JK Rowling, From Cho Chang”, Dylan Garity’s “Rigged Game” & “Friend Zone”, Guante’s “Ten Responses to the Phrase ‘Man Up’ ”, and Pages Matam’s “Piñata”.
The Lands
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,160. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The enigma of The Lands has pulled the entire family— Jessa, Micah, Teagan, and their parents—from what they believed was right and wrong and now poses a question they all have to ask: Why were they brought here?
Nine Lives of Adam Blake
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,270. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Adam Blake knows what fate awaits him after death. He has died before, and will die again, and always it's the same. For Adam, there is no heaven, hell, reincarnation, or cold, final sleep. When he dies, his life flashes before his eyes—nothing skipped or overlooked—until it stops at age 12, one week after he had mysteriously disappeared in the woods behind his childhood house. Then, he wakes up.
Unwarranted Expulsion: The Removal of the Winnebago Indians
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Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
In February of 1863 the Winnebago Indians of southern Minnesota were undeservedly exiled from beyond the state of Minnesota forever.
A Welcome Tragedy: Factors that Led to the U.S. - Dakota Conflict of 1862
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Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
The U.S. - Dakota Conflict of 1862 resulted in the hanging of 38 Dakota Indians and the permanent expulsion of the Dakota from beyond the borders of the state of Minnesota. Although these results were foreseeable and preventable, the Indian System fostered neglect, nourished corruption, and welcomed tragedy.
Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Hittin’ the Trail: Day Hiking the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway” is the only complete guide to the parks’ great day hiking trails. With one tap of the screen, you can: >>Plan days of fun family-friendly activities >>Learn which trails lead to great vistas, swimming beaches, and wildlife sightings >>Discover historical and geological wonders >>Find directions, entrance fees, and more!
Thy Eternal Summer: The U.S. - Dakota Conflict of 1862
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,330. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Thy Eternal Summer is a dramatic retelling of the events of the U.S. – Dakota Conflict of 1862 which took place in Mankato, Minnesota. The story is told through the eyes of Alfred Riggs, a young missionary who finds himself intertwined between the various and opposing sides of the conflict. The events and people are real and the story is largely historically accurate.
A New Life in our History: the settlement of Australia and New Zealand: volume II Paradise Found ? (1830s to 1890s)
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
This is the second part of A New Life in Our History, a history of Australia and New Zealand told from the perspective of ordinary people. By the 1830s, reformers opposed to transportation were promoting a more enlightened solution to Britain’s social and economic difficulties: systematic colonisation. Paradise Found traces the experiences of some families who helped build them in New Zealand.
Superior Justice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,100. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jonah Borden is not your typical Lutheran pastor, and he takes pains to make sure everyone knows it. He's a tough-guy, thinks-he's-funny, gourmet-cooking, hard-boiled man of the cloth. When a member of his church is accused of murder, he tells Borden, his true alibi. Trying to prove his friend innocent without revealing the secret, Borden is caught in a web of deceit and treachery.