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CASTE : the Unexplored Territories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Caste is a relic of dark ages. It did not evolve into a modernized version in the natural course of events as the people of India were not the real custodians of Indian society, having been under foreign rule for many years and those rulers finding great use in caste. Why it still clings on to India, when rest of the world are free of remnants of bygone eras, is analyzed here.
Clarence
Price: Free! Words: 29,440. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Western
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Clarence Thunder may not be as young as he once was. But he’s decided Tammy Tall Trees is the woman he wants. He’ll do anything to make her his—even be a father to her little boy.
We Are the Warriors
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,860. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
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2015 USA Regional Excellence Book Awards Finalist - Blake can't believe he's been dragged to an Indian reservation on the eastern Montana prairie for his junior year. There's no snowboarding here, all his friends are back in Bozeman, and his dad's the principal. Could it get much worse? We Are the Warriors, a contemporary young adult novel, is set on the rolling plains and mountains of Montana.
The Handless Maiden: A Lakota Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Joanna Joe was murdered, her body dumped in a ditch on the Pine Ridge Reservation. Her hands - tattooed with her allegiance to the American Indian Movement - have been stolen. A killer’s trophy? Or a message? Lakota medicine-man-in-training Alex Turning Hawk is determined to find the truth and stop a bloody showdown between AIM warriors thirsting for justice and the FBI intent on control.
Comanche Gold
Series: A Tucson Kid Western, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Western
In Comanche Gold, the Tucson Kid comes to Howling Wolf where gold has been found nearby on the Comanche reservation. The Comanche chief asks Tucson to protect the Indians from the town banker who is trying to steal the gold. As he fights for the Indians, Tucson faces the killers of the town’s gambler, the crew of gunman hired by the banker, and finally fights a duel to the death.
Chief Joseph: Leader of the Nez Perce: A 15-Minute Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / African American
Chief Joseph was the name given to the leader of the Nez Perce by the white men who couldn't pronounce Hin-mah-too-yah-lat-kekht (Thunder Rolling in the Mountains). Inheriting the leadership of the Wallowa Band from his father Tuekakas in 1871, Joseph led his people in the Nez Perce war of 1877, the first and only war between the Nez Perce and the whites. Find out more in this 15-minute book.
I am Cornflower: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
My white name is Kathy, but my Indian name is Cornflower. I was born in the time when the flowers blossom in the stalks of corn around our village. The cornflower blossom was the first thing my father saw after I had been brought into the world of men. That is why I have the name Cornflower. Read the 15-Minute bio of this Apache girl. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core SS
Dogs With No Names
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
On the vast reserve lands of N America roam millions of unwanted dogs - “dogs with no names”, no homes, no one to love them. In a bold trial venture to curb their populations, Dr Judith Samson-French reveals to us the mysteries of canines gone wild. Brought to life through vivid photographs, these compelling stories carry a powerful message. These unforgettable animals will stay with you forever.
Ida Hawkins, P.I. Eight Days
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ida Hawkins has a good life and enjoys her profession as a private investigator in New York City. On a Monday in May a series of events and mishaps changes the direction of her life forever. Within days she finds herself in the wilds of Montana embroiled in a murder investigation. Just when she thinks everything is solved a secret is revealed that alters her life forever.
I Am Cornflower: The Story of a White Mountain Apache Girl
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / United States / African American
My white name is Kathy, but my Indian name is Cornflower. I was born in the time when the flowers blossom in the stalks of corn around our village. The cornflower blossom was the first thing my father saw after I had been brought into the world of men. That is why I have the name Cornflower. Read the story of this White Mountain Apache Girl and what her life is like on the reservation.