Books tagged: the great depression

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Storm Clouds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,430. Language: Australian English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The family line is continued through Kitty Whittiker (nee Everett) with references to the Mark Everett family as well as their friends Samuel and Millie Murphy’s descendants. With war change comes to the families who have been friends for decades. Hardship and follows as the world plunges into the Great Depression.
The Journey to Oregon – 1934
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,350. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
The true story of eight family members who move from Nebraska to Oregon in August 1934 in search of a better life.
Sewing Moonlight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 161,620. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A sweeping tale of love, loss and bio-dynamics. When Wilhelm Erdinger arrives in the sleepy village of Falters Mill determined to pursue a self-sufficient life, the locals are more than happy to leave him in peace. Against all expectations he discovers both unexpected friendships and love. But as war marches closer, a dark secret from his past threatens to bring his tenuous life crashing down.
Sure, I Can Do That: a Twentieth Century American Memoir
Price: Free! Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My father grew up in the poverty of Dust Bowl Kansas during the Great Depression. Sure, I Can Do That is a collection of stories that he told about his life on the farm and his adventures riding the rails as a teenage hobo. These are true stories of an American life, told with humor and honesty. They paint a colorful portrait of a man who overcomes the limitations of his circumstances.
Dinner with Lisa
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,840. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Canada
In the disastrous economic times of the 1930s, Joseph Gaston, a young widower with four children, arrives in the small town of Philibuster seeking security for his family. Instead, he faces barriers everywhere. Enraged by his situation, he attempts one last desperate act—on the night he learns about the mysterious Lisa.
Thumps and Losers: Two Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Two short tales from master storyteller Marsha Ward. A lone woman faces down a "bear" in her remote county home in "Thumps in the Night," and a ten-year-old boy finds a wallet full of cash in "Losers Weepers."
Turnaround Yourself: Getting out of depression
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 26,740. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This book is about helping individuals who feel threatened and how they can channel their resources as well as prepare to face possibly the onset of the Second Great Depression. If you are scared and are wondering how you will cope, it is essential that you realize that you must turnaround yourself mentally now if you are to cope with the stress that lies ahead of you.