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Book: Deliverance Mary Fields, First African American Woman Star Route Mail Carrier in the United States - A Montana History by Miantae Metcalf McConnell
A FEATURED OPRAH "10 Titles to Pick Up Now" February 2018 AWARD-WINNING CREATIVE NONFICTION BIOGRAPHY 1885 - 1914. Mary Fields, a fifty-three-year-old second-generation slave, emancipated and residing in Toledo, receives news of her friend's impending death. Remedies packed in her satchel, Mary rushes to board the Northern Pacific. Days later, she arrives in the Montana wilderness to find Mother [...]
 
Book: Looking for America - Personal Travels in US History by Chris Glennie
Are you curious to find out how the United States developed from a swamp and disease-infested backwater to the greatest military and economic power the world has ever seen? Do you want at the same time to uncover why, despite a common language and common inheritance, Americans can think and act so differently from the English? It's with these thoughts in mind that one Englishman, with an American [...]
 
Book: An Emperor Among Us - The Eccentric Life and Benevolent Reign of Norton I, Emperor of the United States, as Told by Mark Twain by David St. John
As cigar smoke hangs heavy in Mark Twain's sitting room, the members of the Monday Evening Club eagerly await his presentation, which they think will be the reading of his paper The Decay of the Art of Lying. Instead, Twain changes his mind and enthralls his audience with the true tale of one man's unconventional and fascinating journey through life. It is 1849 when a thirty-one-year-old Jewish [...]
 
Book: the Everyday Tourist - Vol. 1 - Southeast, United States by Jennifer Warren
Do you love to travel? A trip to Africa, Asia or Europe is fabulous, but why wait once a year (or once in a lifetime) to enjoy a great vacation? The Everyday Tourist is a travel series that highlights some amazing places in the United States. Unlike a travel guide which gives a short description of all of the attractions in a particular area, The Everyday Tourist showcases specific destinations [...]
 
Book: Mind Hurdles - Having Fun with States & Capitals in the United States by LL Kross
Kids love and are challenged by Mind Hurdles: Having Fun with States & Capitals in the United State - Interactive Quiz Book. Its interactive multiple-choice format not only makes it a favorite among books for children, but it is also a wonderfully fun game that painlessly shows your child which capital belongs with each state. What does interactive mean? While it is multiple-choice, it is vastly [...]
 
Book: Studying Geography and History Made Easy - Expanded Edition to include Visuals by Dr. Verta Midcalf
This book will give you all you need in one book from dates, times, events, definitions, vocabulary, and trends in Geography and History. Every child and adult should at least read this very simplified version for knowledge of US history and geography.. The book has been rated #1 by New York authors. It is hailed as THE book to get to gain knowledge that you are able to share in a knowledgeable [...]
 
Book: Deadlier than the Rest (MacLarens of Fire Mountain Historical Western Romance Series Book 5) by Shirleen Davies
"A passionate, heartwarming story of the iconic MacLarens of Fire Mountain. This captivating historical western romance grabs your attention from the start with an engrossing story encompassing two romances set against the rugged backdrop of the burgeoning western frontier." Connor MacLaren's search has already stolen eight years of his life. Now he close to finding what he seeks Meggie, his [...]
 
Book: Wilder Than The Rest (MacLarens of Fire Mountain Historical Western Romance Series Book 6) by Shirleen Davies
"A captivating historical western romance set in the burgeoning and treacherous city of San Francisco. Go along for the ride in this gripping story that seizes your attention from the very first page." "If you're a reader who wants to discover an entire family of characters you can fall in love with, this is the series for you." - Authors to Watch - Pierce is a rough man, but happy in his new [...]
 
Book: Stronger than the Rest (MacLarens of Fire Mountain Historical Western Romance Series Book 4) by Shirleen Davies
"Smart, tough, and capable, the MacLarens protect their own no matter the odds. Set against America's rugged frontier, the stories of the men from Fire Mountain are complex, fast-paced, and a must read for anyone who enjoys non-stop action and romance." Drew MacLaren is focused and strong. He has achieved all of his goals except one to return to the MacLaren ranch and build the best horse [...]
 
Book: Harder Than The Rest (MacLarens of Fire Mountain Historical Western Romance Series Book 3) by Shirleen Davies
"They are men you want on your side. Hard, confident, and loyal, the MacLarens of Fire Mountain will seize your attention from the first page." Will MacLaren is a hardened, plain-speaking bounty hunter. His life centers on finding men guilty of horrendous crimes and making sure justice is done. There is no place in his world for the carefree attitude he carried years before when a tragic event [...]
 
Book: 1814 - The Year the United States Lost its Independence by Jonathan M. Nielson
Readers of historical fiction know there are two aspects to the genre. One, often highly entertaining and even exceedingly well crafted, is wholly imaginative and escapist by design. It might be a good yarn but the story is implausible in meeting the 'what might have been' test. The second attempts a more complex interweaving of fact and fiction and aspires to a more serious, thoughtful [...]
 
Book: Riding the Rails - Teenagers on the Move During the Great Depression by Errol Lincoln Uys
During the Great Depression, more than 250,000 children left their homes and hopped freight trains crisscrossing the United States. They were looking for work and adventure; some wanted to leave their homes, and some had to. They grew up in speeding boxcars, living in hobo jungles, begging on the streets, and running from the police and club-wielding railroad guards. The restless youth of these [...]
 
Book: The Adventures of Little Miss HISTORY, Volume I (Volume 1) by Barbara Ann Mojica
Wouldn't you like to get three award-winning books for the price of two?Little Miss HISTORY has packed three NYC historical adventures into one exciting book!This book is perfect for teachers, homeschool parents, and history lovers. Visit the STATUE OF LIBERTY the symbol of hope and promise for the immigrants who passed it on their way to fulfilling their dreams. Walk through the Great Hall at [...]
 
Book: A Practical Guide To SUCCESS in the United States Air Force by Rodney Phillips
Capturing measures taken to fulfill a successful career in the United States Air Force, Retired Chief Master Sergeant Rodney "Q" Phillips uses his experiences to guide the reader on a fantastic journey through personal and professional development. "A Practical Guide To SUCCESS in the United States Air Force" provides first-hand accounts of difficult challenges and describes the drive and [...]
 
Book: Rabbletown - Life in These United Christian States of Holy America by Randy Attwood
The year is 2084. The place is Topeka, Kansas. The Church of the Evangels run the country through the Pastor President, pastor governors and pastor legislators. They rule with a Bible in each fist. This future history presents a view of what life would be like under the control of right wing evangelical Christians. Work on the new state cathedral in Topeka provides the economic stimulus for that [...]
 
Book: Little Miss HISTORY Travels to ELLIS ISLAND (Volume 6) by Barbara Ann Mojica
WINNER OF THE B.R.A.G. MEDALLION2018 FINALIST IN THE TOP SHELF BOOK AWARDS IN CHILDREN'S NONFICTIONWhat is Ellis Island and why is it so important to our history?Find out about the history of the island and who designed the immigration building. Walk in the footsteps of the immigrants as they waited on long lines in the Great Hall before they answered questions, underwent medical examinations and [...]
 
Book: Chasing Bedlam (Shattered States Book 2) by Charles E. Yallowitz
Lloyd and Cassidy's last adventure was to honor a life. This time they are out to end one. It was a normal, violent mission to Texas that should have had nothing more than beer-induced hiccups. That is until an old enemy makes off with Cassidy's jeep and most of their gear. Needless to say, she's pissed off and challenging Lloyd for the psychopath of the month award. With the mouthy serial killer [...]
 
Book: AMERICA'S GREATEST BLUNDER - The Fateful Decision to Enter World War One by Burton Yale Pines
Entering World War One against Germany was America's greatest blunder of the 20th century. America had no reason to join the devastating and stalemated three-year-old European struggle. The two million doughboys, as they affectionately were called, whom America sent to the Western Front shattered the battlefield stalemate and won the war. This allowed Britain and France to impose a devastating [...]
 
Book: United States of Arson by Peter O'Brien
United States of Arson is a political thriller that chronicles the rise of a contemporary revolution brought on by the suicide of the American dream. Although it is a work of fiction, United States of Arson is both socially relevant and timeless in terms of the current world issues it explores. When a tragic incident occurs in his neighborhood, Max Curtis is prompted to take a closer look at the [...]
 
Book: Rapture Factor on America by Edward L. Brownlee
Do you want to know the real reasons God ordained the rise of the nation called the United States? Who were the real people God planted and used to bring blessings upon a new nation setting a foundation for success? Rapture Factor on America takes a look at how this giant the United States became a nation and its divine purpose in the earth. Learn how God used individuals by his divine providence [...]
 
Book: My Team Manchester United Wrapped Up In the Social History of Football by James & Barbara Kenyon
This book follows the local railway works football team Newton Heath FC from it's inception when they had poor grounds, boycotted the FA Cup, fought to enter the Football League. All this happened before their first brush with bankruptcy and finding a saviour in J.H. Davies who not only changed their name to Manchester United but built a magnificient stadium. His choice of manager was Ernest [...]
 
Book: Go Away Home by Carol Bodensteiner
For an Iowa farm girl in 1913, Liddie Treadway has big dreams. She yearns to move to town, learn a trade, and live on her own. With encouragement from career-minded Aunt Kate, her goals seem within reach until her unmarried sister is sent away for becoming pregnant and her father dies in a tragic accident. Now the family needs Liddie more than ever, and she's certain she'll be trapped on the farm [...]
 
Book: American Poverty - Why America's Treatment of the Poor Undermines its Authority as a World Power (American Stories Book 2) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
In this thought-provoking historical and economic analysis, Laurel A. Rockefeller takes on poverty culture head-on, exploring what it means to poor in the United States while taking a look at how America's closest and much more economically successful allies (Canada, Germany, France, and the United Kingdom) take care of their poor. From housing conditions to hunger to poverty psychology, Ms. [...]
 
Book: Charlie's Odyssey by Lloyd J. Guillory
After four years of marriage, Charlie's wife informs him (over cocktails) that she likes girls better than boys., and wants a divorce. Quite shook up, he decides that he needs a change in his life and embarks on what turns out to be two odysseys instead of one. One ends up in stark tragedy for him and others, and the second ends up with a combination of love, pathos...and more.
 
Book: GO WEST OLD MAN by Max Barnet and Hugh Aaron (Editor)
This is a touching and poignant travelogue of sights and emotions as a father and son endure fifteen days of cross-country travel in a desperate effort to re-establish their love. Amidst the majestic mountains, plains and rivers, the real journey is across uncharted feelings between Harry and Danny. Both long to know one another, but fear and pain obstruct their passage, as they both learn that [...]
 
Book: The Un-United States of Z (Book 1) by V.H. Galloway
In a near-future Los Angeles, Dr. Zen Marley is torn between two conflicting realities: his buried southern roots and his preppy west coast professor persona. He must travel home to face the reality of his mother's failing mental health. But he finds an aberration: a monstrous imposter wearing the rotted shell of his mother's skin. In a twisted case of self-defense, he kills her, but not before [...]
 
Book: Confidential Communications by J.R. Reardon
Rebecca Lawson, a young general-practice attorney in Vermont, expected to expand her practice when she was hired by Allan Richards to investigate a suspicious employee. Instead, she finds herself amidst national and international conspiracies, manipulations, and murder. With the help of an old colleague, Joshua Tameron, she learns that the financial security and innocent citizens of the United [...]
 
Book: Undressing The N-word by H. Lewis Smith
Undressing the N-word depicts the state of sociological views regarding questions that have been on people's minds for years but have been considered too sensitive to talk about openly. Among these types of taboo-type discussions is one that analyzes the systemicpsychological warfare and psychosocial treatment of one group over another. The systemic subjects the oppressed group to seeing, through [...]
 
Book: Strange But True, America - Weird Tales from All 50 States by John Hafnor
Strange But True, America is a 50-state tour de force of every oddball fact missing from standard travel and history books. Richly illustrated by veteran artist Dale Crawford, the book's 101 weird tales and matching drawings are crafted to surprise. Author John Hafnor employed a deeply curious research style to unearth the little-known tales, each building to a twist ending that assures reader [...]
 
Book: Trail Dust by John Miller
Joshua Brandt cuts ties in Tennessee and goes in search of his brother in the Wyoming Territory. Along the way he finds old friends and new enemies. A Texas judge lets him forge an unlikely team of U.S. Marshals. He leads them against train robbers, land-grabbers, and finds some unexpected ways to bring law, order, and justice to the West. The marshals make their way toward Wyoming and the [...]
 
Book: The Balladeer by Fred Calvert
'Bobby Wayner was twelve when he watched his older brother, Eldon, die on the kitchen table from a shotgun wound.' The opening of Fred Calvert's lyrical novel "The Balladeer" sets the tone for this striking and poignant tale about the destruction of two families. During World War II in Kentucky, farm boys Bobby and Eldon Wayner are budding balladeers. They become intrigued with a recluse farmer, [...]
 
Book: Love Revisited by JB Morris
LOVE REVISITED is the sequel to the international bestselling novel, SETH. Falling in love can be hard, especially the second time around. Heartache and tears often throw up roadblocks. LOVE REVISITED is an excellent novella that challenges the reader with honesty and depth in a unique story seldom told. Seth and Pamela met on a plane. She offered him an ache for a better life and he gave her a [...]
 
Book: A Match for Meghan (Heartsong Presents) by Kimberly Rose Johnson
MEGHAN BLACK HAS FINALLY MET HER MATCH The veterinary assistant never backs down from a dare...and what greater challenge than finding die-hard bachelor Ben Young his ideal mate? But what's an incurable cupid to do when the handsome vet turns the tables and asks her out? Ben is perfectly content with his single life. And he figures there's only one way to get the petite dynamo to quit her [...]
 
Book: How I Divorced The Military - There Are Many Ways To Divorce The Military by Karleen Page
This book is based on an ex-military spouses tell of what she encountered while traveling around the world with her ex-husband who would serve years in the United States Army and later retire in the year of 2006 trying to abandon her with nothing. Eve is put in a position where she gains insight into her real life as she foreshadows through her past and present life to find answers to her future. [...]
 
Book: DEATH OF A LIE - Turning modern day history upside down by Peter Harper
1944, and a Lend-Lease B-25 with its Soviet aircrew falls from the sky above Timisoara, Romania. Andrei Balcescu, while camping out that night on his father's smallholding, finds a battered folder amidst the plane's wreckage. Fifty years later, Andrei's adopted son, Lucian, rediscovers the folder and its eight pages of encrypted material in a garden shed. He visits a childhood friend, who makes a [...]
 


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