Books tagged: sioux

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Kootenai Charlie
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011 by Triquetra Press Publications. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Sixteen-year-old CHARLES DOBBS returned from hunting to find the family farm has been attacked by Indians, their home burned to the ground. His father’s tortured body lies tied to a wagon, and his mother is dying. The agony they have suffered makes a deep impression on Charlie’s young mind, one that would haunt him for many years to come.
The Guard House and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011 by Knuckledown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
This collection of short-short stories carries readers back in time to the post-Civil War era and to the short-lived military post Fort Stevenson, which stood on the frontier near the banks of the Missouri River in Dakota Territory. This work was produced under the Artist-in-Residency Program with the North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department and the North Dakota Council on the Arts.
In Love's Territory
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Series: Love's Territory, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 85,740. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When her father uproots the family and moves them to a farm in the Territories, Kate's former life disappears forever. Soon she finds herself caught between the desires of two men: Edward, a wealthy businessman, and Sam, the half-Sioux farmhand who has also kindled a passion within her. Now, when she least expected it, she finds herself without a guide in a brand-new land: the territory of love.
Railroad 1869 Along the Historic Union Pacific Through Nebraska
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
This book chronicles the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad from its faltering start at Omaha in 1864 through the following three years as the builders press on through Nebraska. It describes the crews' dogged determination as they met the challenges of floods, scorching summers, Indian attacks and derailments.
Rain-in-the-Face: Was He the Man Who Killed Custer?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
The name Rain-in-the-Face struck fear into the hearts of white men. He was a fierce Sioux warrior who fought in many battles. One of those fights was the Battle of the Little Bighorn, where General George Armstrong Custer was killed. Many people say Rain-in-the-Face killed Custer. Others said that he killed Tom Custer, General Custer’s brother, and cut out his heart. What is the truth?
The Confessions of Little Big Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Little Big Man was once a mighty warrior of the Oglala Sioux Nation. Now, in his declining years, he is haunted by the decisions of his youth –and by the memory of his greatest friend, Crazy Horse… A short story by Troy D. Smith, winner of the Peacemaker and Spur Awards.
The People's Warrior
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,420. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This story is told through the eyes of eight-year-old Andy Johansson, who along with his family set off in a wagon train for the Montana gold fields. The wagon train is massacred while Andy is away, and he’s captured by a young Sioux warrior who believes Andy is a spirit sent to him by the Great Wakhan Thanka.
Red Tomahawk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,160. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Young Sioux warrior Red Tomahawk and his best friend Curly face the dangers of an increasingly hostile frontier as soldiers and gold-seekers encroach more and more on Oglala and Lakota lands. But neither young man can predict where destiny will take them as the fires of war spread across the plains and Curly becomes the visionary leader of his people known as Crazy Horse! Their fate awaits them.
Exile (The Elder Origins #2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,780. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The exciting sequel to Bre Faucheux's vampire paranormal novella series. Madison Abshire has survived the strange sickness brought on by the neighboring Native American tribe in the newly discovered Western world, but with terrible consequences. WIth no one for company except Jayden and the help of a gentle Sioux healer, she must decide her next move and whether or not return to England.
The Handless Maiden: A Lakota Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Alex Turning Hawk, an Oglala Lakota medicine-man-in-training, and his wife, Tate, battle a night-stalking killer, the FBI, and their own Lakota neighbors. Driving in a blizzard, Tate is led by a ghost hitchhiker to the body of a friend—her hands cut off—hands tattooed with the words “Red Power.” To find the killer and the hands, will she and Alex follow the path of the Sacred Pipe—or the gun?