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Little House on the Prairie Boxed Set
Laura Ingalls Wilder
Box set of nine books.
Peaceful Piggy Meditation (Albert Whitman Prairie Books)
Kerry Lee Maclean
Albert Whitman & Company
Sometimes life seems like it's all about hurrying--so many places to go! And sometimes it's hard when things don't go your way--it can make a piggy angry and sad. So how do young piggies find a peaceful place in a frustrating world? They meditate!
Roses for Mama (Women of the West #3)
Bantam Doubleday Direct
She's cared for her siblings as best she could . . . but is it enough? Instead of the new life she and her family expected to forge out west, seventeen-year-old Angela is thrust into the role of caring for her three younger siblings after the death of their parents. With the help of her older brother, and trust in God, Angela is determined to raise the children as her mother would have wanted. As the youngsters grow, the questions and challenges ...
A New Day Rising (Red River of the North #2)
Bethany House Publishers
The dream of their own farmstead and a good life in America had brought Roald and Ingeborg Bjorklund across the Atlantic to pioneer the virgin prairie of Dakota Territory. But Roald's tragic disappearance in a winter storm had turned Ingeborg's dreams into a living nightmare. Against nearly impossible circumstances and overwhelming grief, she struggles to keep the farm and her family together. When spring appears, Roald's distant cousin Haaken ...
Confessions of a Prairie Bitch How I Survived Nellie Oleson and Learned to Love Being Hated
The Laws of Spirit: A Tale of Transformation
HJ Kramer/New World Library
The Laws of Spirit opens with the story of Dan Millman’s encounter with a sage in the wooded hills near his home. Through stories, tests, and experiences in the wild, the sage challenges Millman to examine 12 core principles that underlie human existence: balance, choice, process, presence, compassion, faith, expectation, integrity, action, cycles, surrender, and unity. The book shows how these keys at the heart of every religion, culture, ...
From a Name to a Number: A Holocaust Survivor's Autobiography
Alter Wiener's father was brutally murdered on September 11, 1939 by the German invaders of Poland. Alter was then a boy of 13. At the age of 15 he was deported to Blechhammer, a Forced Labor Camp for Jews, in Germany. He survived five camps. Upon liberation by the Russian Army on May 9, 1945, Alter weighed 80 lbs as reflected on the book's cover. Alter Wiener is one of the very few Holocaust survivors still living in Portland, Oregon. He moved ...
Across the Wide & Lonesome Prairie: The Oregon Trail Diary of Hattie Campbell
Thirteen-year-old Hattie Campbell records the details of her family's harrowing migration to Oregon in a covered wagon and describes the many challenges, both joyful and tragic, that mark the journey.
My Prairie Cookbook: Memories and Frontier Food from My Little House to Yours
Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2014
In My Prairie Cookbook , Melissa Gilbert, star of Little House on the Prairie , offers fans comforting family recipes and childhood favorites. From prairie breakfasts and picnic lunches to treats inspired by Nellie’s restaurant, the 80 simple and delicious dishes—crispy fried chicken, pot roasts, corn bread, apple pie, and more—present Bonnet Heads (die-hard Little House fans) with the chance to eat like the Ingalls family. ...
The King of Attolia (The Queen's Thief, Book 3)
Megan Whalen Turner
By scheming and theft, the Thief of Eddis has become King of Attolia. Eugenides wanted the queen, not the crown, but he finds himself trapped in a web of his own making. Attolia's barons seethe with resentment, the Mede emperor is returning to the attack, and the king is surrounded by the subtle and dangerous intrigue of the Attolian court. When a naive young guard expresses his contempt for the king in no uncertain terms, he is dragged by ...
A reverence for wood
The special knowledge of which wood is suited to which task, the ready identification of native trees, the reverence for wood, the instinctive knowledge that wood can warm the soul as well as the body -- these virtues of a bygone age are revived in Eric Sloane's remarkable work. Heavily illustrated, with a section on identification of nearly sixty native trees, A REVERENCE FOR WOOD provides an illuminating view of the resource that made possible ...
Little Madhouse on the Prairie: A True-Life Story of Overcoming Abuse and Healing the Spirit
Angel Heart Publishing, Inc., 2011
INDEPENDENT PUBLISHER MAGAZINE EDITOR’S CHOICE AWARD Marion Witte was raised in a little house on the prairie but her childhood was nothing like the idyllic version of childhood made famous by Laura Ingalls. Witte’s story has its roots in immigrant grandparents who struggle to make a living on the harsh Midwestern plains. Unbelievable hardship, alcoholism, abuse and abandonment were the norm during her youth. Witte endured punishments that ...
Cat Brules, whose life embraces the short, turbulent history of the American West, seeks revenge against the entire Comanche nation, finds love with a Shoshone woman, and must chose between becoming an outlaw or a hero. Reprint.
Love Finds a Home (Love Comes Softly Series #8)
Bantam Doubleday Direct
Compelled to leave obliged to stay. Should she follow her head or her heart? Leaving her little prairie town, Belinda Davis never dreamed that the excitement of living in Boston would leave her restless and empty inside. Wealth, literature, travel, and romance touched her life with choices and decisions that brought dissatisfaction rather than joy. She discovered that only when God had first place in her life was her peace restored. Belinda ...
Walks the Fire (Prairie Winds Series #1)
Stephanie Grace Whitson
Book One in the Praire Winds Series Captured by Indians, Jessie King learns to suvive when unexpected lessons of friendship ans love sustain her.
Like Gold Refined (A Prairie Legacy, Book 4) (Volume 4)
Bethany House Publishers
Her Character Has Been Shaped and Tempered by Both Adversity and Triumph. . . If Virginia could have chosen to accept or discard all the changes that came her way, she gladly would have let most of them pass right by herself and her family. She loved her life living on the farm with her beloved Jonathan and their children, not far from her parents and her grand parents. But a change that is tearing at her heart is the gradual but steady physical ...
A Searching Heart (A Prairie Legacy, Book 2)
Bethany House Publishers
In this best-selling novel, Virginia must learn the priorities that God has in mind for her as she makes plans for college. Prairie Legacy book 2.
Joy on This Mountain (A Prairie Heritage, Book 3)
Faith-Filled Fiction, A Division of Growing Up in God, 2013
Faith-Filled Fiction at Its Best! Finalist in the 2014 Selah Christian Book Awards for Historical Fiction Look for Lost Are Found , Book 6 and the conclusion of the series A Prairie Heritage, available October 18! Joy on This Mountain is the blazing sequel to the breakthrough historical novel, A Rose Blooms Twice . The year is 1908. The little town of Corinth, Colorado, lies in the gateway to the majestic Rocky Mountains just west ...
Sweet Prairie Passion (Savage Destiny)
During her journey westward in her father's covered wagon, Abigail Trent falls in love with rugged part-Cheyenne scout Zeke Monroe, a man raised by his white father in Tennessee and determined to find his Native American mother. Reissue.
Buffalo for the Broken Heart: Restoring Life to a Black Hills Ranch
Random House Trade Paperbacks
For twenty years Dan O’Brien struggled to make ends meet on his cattle ranch in South Dakota. But when a neighbor invited him to lend a hand at the annual buffalo roundup, O’Brien was inspired to convert his own ranch, the Broken Heart, to buffalo. Starting with thirteen calves, “short-necked, golden balls of wool,” O’Brien embarked on a journey that returned buffalo to his land for the first time in more than a century and a half. ...
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