Books tagged: pioneers

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A Killing Snow
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 115,080. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When aspiring journalist Mariel Erickson leaves the civilized comforts of Chicago for Goss Valley, a small town on the Dakota prairie, she isn’t prepared for the turmoil she and her husband encounter, as if hostile homesteaders, harsh weather, impoverished Indians, and shady frontier politics aren’t bad enough,there is also murder.
Dreamer of Destiny
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,060. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
An epic journey, which will test a young woman's will to survive and lead her into the arms of destiny
The Harp of Nauvoo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Religious - Hymns, Nonfiction » Music » Religious - Christian
The Harp of Nauvoo is a collection of songs, hymns and ballads compiled from the Times and Seasons, the official newspaper of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1839 to 1846. It represents the best literature that the Saints could produce during their seven-year sojourn in Nauvoo, Illinois.
Bridge Across The Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,560. Language: Australian English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Doctor Ambrose Whittiker, a descendant of the first settlers, who landed on Cockburn Sound in 1833, takes his wife, Sarah and son, Ambrose junior (AJ) from Fremantle, to live in Dwellingup a small settlement on the edge of the Darling Range to care for the families of mill workers who cut timber for export all over the world. Many families in Australia and overseas are shattered because of war.
A New Beginning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: Australian English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Book Two of the series relating the Everett and Murphy families, draws the reader into the sometimes complicated everyday lives of the early settlers in the state of Western Australia and the love, drama, and heartache that beset most families of the era. This book covers the years from 1896 to 1900 and the birth of a new nation. How do the years unfold for them and the new nation?
Forward With Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,000. Language: Australian English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Levi and Isabelle Everett and their sons, Benjamin and Mark, arrive from England on the shores of Western Australia in the spring of 1833. On landing, Isabelle is taken ill. During this time they meet Samuel Murphy who joins them in their venture. Isabelle dies in childbirth before they reach their property. What will happen to the family stranded in a strange land?”
Ghost Turkey and the Pioneer Graveyard (American English)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Rainbow Crush. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate, Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal
A spookily funny mystery story written especially for transgender and gender non-conforming children, their friends, their classmates and peers! When Madison and Sunita discover their class is in danger, will they solve the mystery and save the day... or will a gobbling ghost turkey get in their way?
Ghost Turkey and the Pioneer Graveyard (Canadian English)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 26, 2016 by Rainbow Crush. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Canada / General
A spookily funny mystery story written especially for transgender and gender non-conforming children, their friends, their classmates and peers! When Madison and Sunita discover their class is in danger, will they solve the mystery and save the day... or will a gobbling ghost turkey get in their way?
On Roads Most Travelled - an Irish-Australian Historical Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A "factional" story of humour, struggle, strength of character and determination to overcome adversity; demonstrated by the Slavien’s and Reillys as they faced the challenges of life in Ireland early Nineteenth Century. And perhaps just as challenging, life in the new colony of New South Wales, Australia. Based on known and officially recorded facts surrounding the Slavien and Reilly family.
Girls: A History of Growing Up Female in America
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
"Girls: A History of Growing Up Female in America" tells the stirring stories of a diverse group of American girls, highlighting their spirit, their will, their courage, and their contributions. Images, Chronology, Statues of Girls, Source Note, Bibliography/Webliography. The 2016 ebook is a revised edition of the bestselling, awarding-winning book with the same title (Scholastic, 2000).