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Riding from Memories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,860. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018 by The Hartwood Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Disillusioned and heartbroken at the atrocities of the Civil War, Buck Johnson finds himself an outcast as a Union soldier born and raised in Alabama. Buck fights his way free, follows his heart, and rides away from his memories to start a new life on the Western frontier.
The Go-Backer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of what happens when a family of homesteaders risks everything to turn back from the western frontier.
The Mountain Pass: A Zimbell House Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Western
The trials and tribulations of settling the western half of America over a hundred and fifty years ago are legendary. With the numerous mountain ranges came the inevitable need for the settlers to cross them. Some are heart-wrenching, and others are humorous, but all give a glimpse of the courage and perseverance it took for these brave souls to make it through the mountain pass.
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.
Lucky's Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,160. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016 by Barbara Cutrera. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Follow the adventures of Dave Lucky and his family as they settle in southwest Florida. Whether they were skinning gators, plowing and planting in swamplands, or surviving hurricanes and disease, the couple and their children faced hardships but were thankful for what they had. Even in the face of adversity, they refused to give up their dream of cultivating their own little piece of land.
Wherever the Wind Blows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Devastated by the loss of her family, Eleanor seeks a new life in New Zealand. Meeting John on-board ship seems to promise a wonderful future until they must disembark in totally different parts of the new country. It takes persistence and patience and a murder to be solved before the young lovers can look to a happy ending.
Prison Hulk to Redemption: Part One of a Family History 1788-1900
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The author undertakes a journey with his ancestors through Australia's colonial history - a history that hardly has its equal. He traces the cultural continuities of Australian society and shows where his ancestors fitted in. An important part of the story is the indispensable role the convicts played in establishing the Australian nation. Nine convict ancestors are found in the direct line.
Little Red Cloud and the Americans
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Here is a story with humour, about a Native American Tribe living at a time in America during the rush to the West, and the take over of land from the white settlers.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Amos O’Neal and his family joined the wagon train with dreams of a new life in Oregon, but then a flying saucer descended from the sky. The aliens offered to trade incredible machines for the settlers’ possessions. Miscalculation is a tale of unlikely friends and contrasting cultures. Featuring uniquely endearing characters and insightful humor, Miscalculation is a story you will never forget.
Through Colonial Eyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The story of Australian Colonial art from precolonial times, discovery, settlement and exploration to the centenary period (1880s) through the eyes of the artists at the time.