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Coyote King Memoirs
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Biographical
Life at the turn of the 20th century. Pioneer childhood running wild in the woods of British Columbia. Forestry and hunting as a way of life to provide for family. A time when everyone had their roles to play. Too young to fight in 1st world war Dave finds his way through the woods and becomes The Coyote King.
The Life and Times of Alice Maude
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This collection of poems epitomizes the time of innocence before the Great War and after. The setting is bucolic, but underneath, tension bubbles as interlopers of various kinds threaten to change the old ways forever. Will strength bend change to its pleasure?
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.
Benny and the Bank Robber 3: The Oregon Sentinel
Series: Benny and the Bank Robber, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,440. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Ben must choose: Take a dream job or follow his family into danger on the Oregon Trail. 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 a dream writing job?
The Worst Country in the World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,520. 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.
Smoke
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 8. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. 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.
Roaring River
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 6 . Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. 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.
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.