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Settling America – A Pioneer History of America - July Edition
Series: This Day in Early American Frontier History – 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Settling America – A Pioneer History of America has one history lesson a day in the settlement of early America. This July edition covers the historical events of June. Early American history and its origins is a fascinating story. The pioneers carved a nation from the North American frontier.
Hank of Twin Rivers, Book Three: Riding with the Wranglers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Seventeen -year-old Hank Heaton joins up with horse wranglers on their way to western Nebraska in search of wild mustangs. Hank claims and breaks his horse, Lady. He returns to Twin Rivers but finds Becca, his sweetheart, has been taken to Missouri by her father. Hank hires on with the wranglers to drive the horses to Texas. After the trail drive, Hank plans to head for Missouri to find Becca.
Hank of Twin Rivers, Book Two: The Eagle's Nest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Hank, sixteen, has settled with his Pa and Uncle Mac where the North and South Platte Rivers merge. Pa and Major Beams set up a trading post between the Mormon and Oregon Trails. Conflict arises between Pa and Hank when Pa remarries. Hank makes friends with a preacher’s daughter which does not set well with her father or Hank's stepmother. Hank runs away rather than go to an Eastern school.
Hank of Twin Rivers, Book One: Journey of Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Twelve-year-old Hank loses his mother to cholera in 1855. When Hank’s pa leaves their Iowa homestead to find free land in Nebraska, Hank is forced to go with him. Uncle Mac brings Irish humor into Hank's life and serves as a cushion between Hank and his father. Hank tangles with thieves, meets a black trapper along the Platte, and discovers the preacher's daughter, a tomboy who doesn't like boys.
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.
The Pioneers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,320. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Book 5, American Family Portrait series. In an age of sweatshops and oppressive factory conditions, tenement dwellers cling to dreams of better days. One such dreamer is Jesse Morgan. But when a real-life act of heroism goes terribly wrong, Jesse flees New York’s east side for the pioneering West, pursued by his past. On steamboats, wagon trains, railroads and open buggies, the chase is on.