This is an inspiring and often harrowing account of Jill Homer's record-breaking, 2,740-mile mountain bike ride from Canada to Mexico along the Great Divide. The book follows the thrilling adventure, grueling physical challenges, and emotional turmoil of an ordinary person trying to do something extraordinary.
The first volume in a set of eight that comprises an alphabetical listing of the over 166,000 post offices that have ever operated in the 50 United states from 1776 to date. The listing for each office contains a county location, dates of operation and a Scarcity Index (S/I) value that offers postmark collectors with a guide to the relative value of postmarks from that post office.
Published: February 25, 2011.
Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Utah's Scenic Byway 12 was designated and All American Road on June 13. 2002. Utah's Scenic Byway 12 is a 124 mile (199.5 km) highway that travels through some of the most spectacular scenery in the Southwest. Utah's Scenic Byway 12 is written as an informational travel guide that provides information about the towns, their history, and surroundings that make this highway an All American Road.
In The Summer Son, award-winning author Craig Lancaster delivers a powerful novel that invites readers into a family where conflict and secrets prevail, and where hope for healing and redemption abides.
One of Utah's most popular national parks, Zion is a magical place. Award-winning author Nicky Leach's heartfelt writing reveals the glory of Zion. In-depth information for the traveler assures a comprehensive understanding of this most precious of landscapes.
When she gets into a car accident with her mother, it changes Kaylee Losee forever. Infected by her mother, she discovers the family secret and how she is now a part of it. She struggles to learn about the wolf that is suddenly contained within her.
When Adam Lucas receives a mysterious note with details from his past that only he and his late wife knew, he is pointed to a location across the country. Meanwhile, Hans Richter and Susan Meadows are fleeing for their lives from the military when an unexpected stranger claiming to be from the future comes to their aid and directs them to Devil's Lake, where they are supposed to meet Adam Lucas.
Ralph Dean Rytting was diagnosed with hemophilia in 1943 at age sixteen. With the limited treatment available at that time, he endured debilitating bleeds. Yet he never let the disease crush his desire to be educated, work, and raise a family. Faithfully recording his thoughts and feelings, Ralph reveals how he overcame life's unpredictable challenges with faith, humor, and irrepressible optimism.
Published: February 18, 2011.
Fiction » Adventure » General
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In 1517, fifty innocent Aztec slaves were murdered while hiding the personal jewelry of Montezuma. Nearly 500 years later, expert scuba diver Mike Conrad never dreamed he would meet one of them... thirty feet underwater.