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Sounding the Reef
By Tim Champlin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction
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. Before he can stand, he gets dizzy and faints. When they wake up, they discover they are on a steamboat in 1854.
Science Fiction: The Arts
By Richard S. Levine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction
Four science fiction short stories by Richard S. Levine. Each story relates to some form of art, such as painting, music, literature, or architecture. "Light Echo" was voted best in issue, The Fifth Di (Jun 2008), and pays homage to Van Gogh's genius. "My Life's a Dream" has appeared in three publications, including Aoife’s Kiss (Sep 2006), and explores music's universal influence.
Dearest Laura: The Civil War Letters Of Captain John Reed Beatty, 1861-1865
By Peter Steffens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,260. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
For the Sesquicentennial of the US Civil War I have digitally transcribed the nearly 150 wartime letters my great-grandfather wrote from the field to his love and future wife Laura. There are many picture samples of his beautiful penmanship. A few letters from Laura that survived are also included. These letters will immerse you in one soldier's wartime life. This is time travel like no other.
Delta Queen, a novel
By Charles Bowen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Fiction
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.
Time Travel Adventures of the 1800 Club. Book III
By Robert P McAuley
Series: Time Travel Adventures Of The 1800 Club, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction
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!
Arkansas Storm and Captain Jonathan Buzzard
By Richard Puz
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 3. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction
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.
Mill's Folly, A Journey with Evil
By Pamela Sirko
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction
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.
American Falls
By Wilson Zaring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction
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.
Building an Easy Boiler
By George Hughes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
A very easy to follow guide to build a model steam boiler to drive many varieties of small scale steam engines