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At The Middle of the Bridge ~ Turn Left or Turn Right (Part 2)
Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 18,730. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A pictorial history of the "Y-Bridge City" (Zanesville), and Muskingum County, Ohio. Learn about the founding fathers, and follow the growth and development of the area from 1803 through the 1970's - All in pictures. It's one thing to read the history, but it's even better to SEE it. Enjoy 324 pages of sketches, pictures, and vintage photos of early Muskingum County and its growth.
At The Middle of the Bridge ~ Turn Left or Turn Right (Part 1)
Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 14,670. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A pictorial history of the "Y-Bridge City" (Zanesville), and Muskingum County, Ohio. Learn about the founding fathers, and follow the growth and development of the area from 1803 through the 1970's - All in pictures. It's one thing to read the history, but it's even better to SEE it. Enjoy 324 pages of sketches, pictures, and vintage photos of early Muskingum County and its growth.
Mytro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,040. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Imagine if, right now, clattering underneath your feet was a secret train system that could take you anywhere in minutes. Imagine a trip full of mystery and excitement from New York to Barcelona to the wind-swept coast of Italy to the edge of space. Imagine dangerous strangers, amazing friends, and high adventure. Imagine Mytro.
Murphy Was a Railroad Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A gang of screwballs and misfits bungling their way through the wacky world of train repair! The hazardous and hidden world of railroad repair shops is populated by a unique breed of individuals. Murphy’s Law states: “Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong.” This is certainly true in the Onionville Repair Shop---on a daily basis.
The Middle Seat - Volume II: Never Check A Bag You Want To Keep
Series: The Middle Seat, Volume II. You set the price! Words: 16,270. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Picking up where Volume I left off, Volume II continues to share the popular posts from the blog, The Middle Seat. Written by corporate executive Jay Conlin who travels frequently for business. The Middle Seat captures the spirit of the weary "Road Warrior" while mixing in stories from his family life as well. A fun, humorous look at Business Travel .
Transcontinental
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,420. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
After his alcoholic mother dies, sheltered teenager Leroy Smiley is left reeling… by how little he feels. His numbness comes to an abrupt end, however, when a blurry image of a forgotten family friend forms in his mind. Desperately seizing his unlikely chance to get the one thing he's always wanted, a normal life, Leroy ditches his new foster home to find the caring woman from his past.
The Kansas City Yards
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Trains
Bobber and his friends didn't mean to run away, but on their own in the locomotives and steam of Kansas City's turn-of-the-century train yards, adventures just seem to happen! Further and further they go into this exciting world of trains, as the children spend five days exploring the vast fields of the behemoth railway system. But are they prepared for the dangers that may await?
Mulligan Stew: Stories and Traditions of American Hobos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Mulligan Stew contains a variety of ingredients from the hobo culture: hobo life as it was lived at the turn of the twentieth century, women hobos, hobo heroes, hobo signs and symbols, contemporary hobos telling of their experiences, and hobo traditions from the National Hobo Convention in Britt, Iowa—an event that has opened a door into the hobo world every August for more than 100 years.
El descarrilado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: Spanish. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“El descarrilado” reúne los cuentos del autor como becario del Centro Mexicano de Escritores (1964-1965). En esta edición digital se incluyen dos relatos más, “El cuatro” y “La sequía”, que a modo de vagones se integran con el resto del volumen para recorrer desde los anhelos y sinsabores de la existencia sobre las vías hasta las promesas y traiciones de la Revolución de hace un siglo en México.
Sojourn
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: Australian English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
a collection of poems written by an Australian journeying through France in 2011-2