In 1882, Selina Smith, 13, leaves school and is hired as a laundry maid. When her mother dies Selina leaves this work and becomes involved with Bostock and Wombwell’s Travelling Menagerie. She meets Python Woman, Marcus Orenzo and Wallace the lion, among others. Based on real events, the book follows the adventures of Selina Smith and her companions, and her search for work
Published: February 17, 2017.
Fiction » Western
Alex Mentrier (Men-tree-aa) is Mexican on his mother's side and French on his father's side, so he's been told. He intends to find out. Orphaned at six, an outlaw at age eighteen, rare circumstances give him another chance. The opportunity to drive wild cattle to market is a dream if six essential elements were not lacking. Courage and old skills keep him alive through the processes.
Published: February 4, 2015.
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 . . .
Cabarets are known for their unique performances, but this nomadic troupe offers much more than song and dance as part of their repertoire. Led by Madame Gwenivere Bordeaux, the women of The Traveling Cabaret are sometimes asked to quietly handle assassinations. One contract becomes more complicated than it may seem when vengeance, lust, and political maneuvers are involved.
John was a fifteen year old with a talent for horses, mules and guns. He met Shorty who taught him a new way to use a gun. They ran into some of the worst of the Indian Nation's bad men. The bad men found misery from the Mizzouri Kid as John and Shorty rescue the beautiful Dorothy but will the fiery red-head come between partners and destroy a friendship or will she build John's reputation?
Kirsten, Chase and the other Kinsfolk team up with a band of Gypsys to try to find the Drug Store where the kinsfolk took Joseph when he became sick last winter. Can they survive traveling in a Gypsy wagon? How will they know where to look for the Drug store when they get to town?
Come experience the adventures of the Kinsfolk in this second book of the Kinsfolk series.
A fascinating account of how the railways came to Surrey and the impact they had on the people who lived in the county
The book the great days of the steam railways in the county. It shows how and why the lines were built, giving an account of the people who laid the lines and built the stations.