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Tales of Yosemite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A land of vast beauty and constant change, Yosemite National Park never ceases to amaze and inspire its visitors. And fiction writer Jonathan Williams, an avid camper and fan, is no exception. In four charming short stories, he captures the Park’s diverse landscape and unique wilderness, using it as backdrop in all its glory to tell his tales.
SoCal Muse: Art inspired by the beautify landscape and unique lifestyle of Southern California
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Collection of fine art oil paintings by California artist Jennifer Richards and inspired by the beautiful landscape and unique lifestyle of Southern California.
John Muir Trail 56 Days of Crazy Adventure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,830. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
In June of 1984 with limited hiking skills, everyday is a learning experience. The wilderness is the classroom, and nature is the teacher. The journey began as a summer trail challenge but, ends up being a life changing experience. This is a John Muir Trail journal recounting the adventures and events of a 56 day, 221 mile, solo backpacking trip along California’s Sierra Nevada Mountain range.
14 Fun Facts About Yosemite: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
For millions of years, volcanic activity has been turning rocks into granite. The rocks were uplifted, forming a small mountain range with small streams and creeks weaving their way through the valleys. Surface volcanoes erupted, covering the area in lava. The streams cut new paths. The land was again uplifted; canyons were cut. Yosemite was formed. Educational Version has activities to meet CCSS.
A Light in the Merced River (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an alternate-history Steampunk America, missionary John Muir must choose between his two great loves: nature and Creation.
Ultimate Prey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Cary Stayner was found guilty for the Yosemite Sightseer Murders, but most people closely associated with the investigation believe that Stayner did not act alone. Law enforcement had the right guys from the beginning, so what in the hell happened? Now, for the first time the true story is being told...
14 Fun Facts About Yosemite: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Nature, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Other
As the Ice Age retreated, the Sierra Nevada mountain range and Yosemite were left uncovered. How much do you know about Yosemite? Do you know: What was the longest glacier in Yosemite? Are there any glaciers in Yosemite today? How many meadows does Yosemite have? What plant is among the largest and oldest living things on earth? What is frazil ice? Find out more in this book.
Wild Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,940. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Wild Life is about at-risk urban teens who get in over their heads when they try to escape trouble at home by seeking refuge in Yosemite National Park wilderness, where bear attacks, lightning strikes and perilous falls are just a few of the dangers threatening them. This coming-of-age story is packed with unforgettable characters and ripped-from-the-headlines drama.
Yosemite Memoirs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
In "Yosemite Memoirs," author Philip A. Russell details 20 years of experiences, living and working in Yosemite National Park, and traveling on a shoestring budget, with low cost lodging, at hostels, YMCA's, hotels, and motels, all in good areas, and easily accessible to public transportation.
The Autobiography of Bill Norin
Price: Free! Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The lifes and times of Bill Norin in text and pictures.