Books tagged: steamboat

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Chasing the Golden Treasure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,080. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Searching for something to make their game of “Find the Treasure” more exciting, Bradley takes an 1854 gold coin from his father's lockbox. In the thick woods of nearby Chicamauga National Battlefield, his cousin, Glen, slides down into a limestone cave to hide the gold piece for Brad to find. In the dark, he bends to place the coin on the faint glow of foxfire from a piece of rotting wood.
River of Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1841 Alabama, Ethan Hayes worked long days hammering red-hot iron. He was good at it, and he knew he was good, but his heart wasn’t in it. With the passing of each day, part of him died; it was only a matter of time before he walked away from the forge and left it all behind. The death of his mentor sets in motion events that propel him toward his dream . . .
First Up the River, 1819
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,420. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jake Murphy joins the 1819 Stephen Long expedition up the Missouri, headed to the Yellowstone River with the first steamboat to ascend the river, the Western Engineer. Settlers are fast moving up the Missouri…threatening the lands of the Indians along and near the river. How do the Indians react? Does the expedition reach the Yellowstone? And, what happens on the way?
Building an Easy Boiler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A very easy to follow guide to build a model steam boiler to drive many varieties of small scale steam engines
American Falls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
At the age of 16, Christian Miller leaves home to escape his past and finds adventure, enlightenment, disillusion and a new friendship that leads to revelation.
Mill's Folly, A Journey with Evil
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Over centuries, Lew Mills, a Grim Reaper, has strategically placed himself into human catastrophes to secure a high score against other Reapers in the game of death. Greed leads Mills to seek wealth and retirement in the year 1865. Spanning 133 years, this saga is set against steamboats, slaves, horse farms, Churchill Downs, and deep sea diving.
Tempest of the Timber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,050. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Most lumberjacks wanted what came in bottles and corsets in the nearest lumber town saloon, but Matthias Timmermann wanted out of the logging camps and into the arms of Annabella, a beautiful German girl working in a boarding house. On October 8, 1871, there was more than desire burning. The people of Peshtigo and the Sugar Bushes ran for the rivers and creeks trying to outrun the fire storm.
Arkansas Storm and Captain Jonathan Buzzard
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 3. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Contains two short stories from the American frontier of the 1800s . . . Arkansas Storm is the tale about pioneers traveling the big rivers of America on flatboats, when they run into a storm that threatens their lives and the loss of all they own. Captain Jonathan Buzzard is an action-packed tale. Brazen and courageous, he takes on outlaws threatening a pioneer's family on a remote Ohio farm.
Time Travel Adventures of the 1800 Club. Book III
Series: Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,470. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The 1800 Club was a haven created to serve people seeking a brief escape from the frantic pace of life in New York City during the 2000s. A club member could dress in the styles of clothing their ancestors wore in the 1800s, eat the same food prepared the way it was then and read periodicals containing news of that particular date in 1865. Oh, and the club had time travel capability!
Delta Queen, a novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Thirty years ago, Walker Raines lost the woman he loves. Now he's orchestrated an accidental meeting in very romantic circumstances: aboard the beautiful Delta Queen riverboat cruising between New Orleans and Natchez. He chose the setting carefully. This historic steamboat has been a dynamic symbol for them all their lives. Now it will witness their reunion -- and the secrets that kept them apart.