Books tagged: pioneer family

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Maude (1883-1993): She Grew Up With the Country
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,920. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010 by Calliope Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Maude started farm life as a pregnant bride of 19. By age 110, she’d lived through half of America’s history. With poetry and human dramas (two murders and a suicide), written by her son, a master journalist, the book shows the impact of the changing times on shy, unassuming Maude, her fun-loving husband Lee, and their four active children. An award-winning biography, with over 70 photographs.
Roaring River
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 6 . Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Bushwhackers ambush two men, killing one. The survivor leads a posse to track down the band of killers, leading to an epic battle.
Three Bells & Newtonia
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 7 . Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Two short stories are presented about American frontier life in the 1800s. Three Bells- -Settlers on remote Indiana farms prepare for attacks from Chief Blackhawk's warriors. What happens one fateful night changes everyone forever. Newtonia--Compassion is found by settlers on the frontier, caught between warring armies as the Civil War rages in southwest Missouri.
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 8. Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story about the American frontier in the 1800s. Prairies are one of God’s greatest gifts, but these can also turn deadly. Pioneers take desperate measures to save everything they have created.
The Worst Country in the World
Price: $6.66 USD. Words: 90,310. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
In 1801 a Dorsetshire widow ups sticks and travels across the world with her five children to settle in a penal colony called New South Wales, then commonly regarded as the worst country in the world. Two hundred odd years later her descendant sets off to Australia to discover the story behind this extraordinary voyage.
Benny and the Bank Robber 3: The Oregon Sentinel
Series: Benny and the Bank Robber, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,410. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Ben Carlisle's longtime dream has been to travel west with his family. When he is offered a newspaper job in Detroit, he is forced to question whether moving west is really God's will for him. Can he leave behind his grandfather, the girl he thought he loved, and an opportunity few writers could even dream about? Can he risk the life of one of his best friends, or face an old enemy head-on?
The Engelking Letters
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 41,830. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013 by The Hugh & Helene Schonfield World Service Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Family history
'The Engelking Letters' is a collection of letters written by or pertaining to Ferdinand Friedrich Engelking 1810-1885.
Christopher's Journey: Sometimes it takes being lost to find yourself
Price: Free! Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013 by Concerning Life Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Homeless, hopeless and on the run in the large city, Chris huddles near a dumpster for refuge. Alone, cold and confused, he drifts off to sleep only to awake to what begins as a nightmare. From 1998 to 1868 his fight to survive fills the pages of this book with excitement. New values, new Morals, an entirely new life awaits.
Born Again Hen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,260. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A storm more fierce than any came to this small community making havoc where none was needed during one of the worst economic times of American history. This storm was just the beginning of a number of calamities besieging a poor farm belonging to a modest Bishop of the Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints. One after the other a challenge of sorts had to be dealt with.