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Out of Place By Don Edmundson
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Banyan Carver had momentarily stopped on narrow bridge when the drowsy driver of a semi truck struck the rear of his cycle and forcing him through the guardrail and over the edge of the bridge. When... More > Banyan awakes, he finds himself in a strange bedroom with a woman caring for him. Tian tells him to rest and leaves the room. Soon, he hears Tian arguing with a man; they were arguing as what to do with him. Banyan learns that he had internal damage, head trauma and broken bones but finds that he is healthy. Banyan confront Tian and her brother about being pulled from Death's door. What Banyan finds is more than he'd ever imagined. He soon finds a friend in Dyson, love for Tian and a secret he promises to keep to himself. Banyan is starting a series of adventurers, surprises and the ups and downs of loving Tian. He discovers working at Peri Enterprises and meeting new friends and challenges. Later he finds out something about himself than puts him in an unwanted limelight that he must deal with.< Less
King Coal & The Great Yorkshire Coal Hauliers By Charlie Walker
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There were many haulage companies operating in the Wakefield area, in the 1950/60s., and many were owner drivers, who prospered and became the owners of very large enterprises themselves. My own... More > company Walkers of Wakefield was one, Jackie Hanson of R Hanson & son was another, D Wrigglesworth of Dewsbury another, Jack Robinson of A One Transport another. The redoubtable Peter Slater of Gildersome was another, Fred Chappell who once sold me an old fire engine another, and of course there were also two other old friends of mine Frank Hensby, and his son Richard who built up a large fleet of tippers, and created the VW & Man Truck dealerships in Wakefield. Quite a formidable crew, and there were oh so many more like them. Who through personal sacrifice, persistence, and dedication, built there Empires too. They and their likes should never be forgotten, and this is just my attempt to try and ensure that they aren't.< Less
The Long Trail Home By Janet Kinrade Dethick
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During the Second World War the small landlocked Italian region of Umbria was crossed by thousands of Allied servicemen. There were those entrained for camps in Northern Italy, in Germany or in... More > German-controlled territories. There were those belonging to work parties who came in open trucks from Campo PG 54 at Fara in Sabina to construct a new camp, Campo PG 77 at Pissignano, or to swell the much-depleted indigenous labour force in a cement factory and brickworks and were interned in PG 115 (Morgnano) and PG 115/3 (Marsciano). There were men from the Special Air Services (SAS) who had been parachuted in to carry out special missions. There were the American airmen whose planes had been shot down from the Umbrian skies. There were the escapers and evaders who in trying to reach the Allied Lines or neutral Switzerland walked the Appenines. There were two submariners from HM Submarine Saracen who were held in Perugia gaol before being sent to Dachau. This is their story.< Less
American Enterprise in Europe: The Role of the Services of Supply in the Defeat of Germany By Lt. Col. Randolph Leigh
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The story of the Services of Supply of the U.S. Army in the European Theater during World War II. Covers everything having to do with keeping an army supplied with every conceivable necessity. Covers... More > trucking, including Red Ball Express, railroads, replacement personnel, weapons, vehicles, rations, ammunition, medical care, mail, POWs, fuel, bombs, lend-lease, harbor facilities, bridging, airfields, canals, communications, and much more. Originally published in June 1945 by the Chief of Information and Education Division, USFET. Contents: Hurry Up and Weight, Time and Tide on D-Day, The Storm, Brains and Guts, 3,665,505 Men on a Shoe-String, Up From the Riviera, Linking Up, Communication of Ideas, Butter, Oil and Shoes, Fire Power and Mobility, Gas Insurance, Medical Care, Morale, Reinforcements, POL, U.K. in Retrospect, Columbus, We Are Here! 227 pages, 52 photos, 4 illus, 3 maps.< Less
King Coal & The Great Yorkshire Coal Hauliers By Charlie Walker
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There were many haulage companies operating in the Wakefield area, in the 1950/60s., and many were owner drivers, who prospered and became the owners of very large enterprises themselves. My own... More > company Walkers of Wakefield was one, Jackie Hanson of R Hanson & son was another, D Wrigglesworth of Dewsbury another, Jack Robinson of A One Transport another. The redoubtable Peter Slater of Gildersome was another, Fred Chappell who once sold me an old fire engine another, and of course there were also two other old friends of mine Frank Hensby, and his son Richard who built up a large fleet of tippers, and created the VW & Man Truck dealerships in Wakefield. Quite a formidable crew, and there were oh so many more like them. Who through personal sacrifice, persistence, and dedication, built there Empires too. They and their likes should never be forgotten, and this is just my attempt to try and ensure that they aren't.< Less
Left for Dead By Don Edmundson
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High school senior, Drake Caldwell, lives in Rock Springs, Wyoming. Not being very athletic but this 165 pound teenager enjoys riding his dirt bike in the Red Desert. One day, he was in the desert... More > and the early-morning temperature had already climbed to 98 degrees. Drake decided to pack of his bike in the rear of his pickup truck and head home. However, Murphy, his canine companion, found something a short distance away. Upon closer inspection, Drake came to see a partially-nude young man; lying face down on the hot sandy floor. It was obvious that the man was dumped there, but their was no footprints or vehicle tire impressions anywhere in the sand. He took the young stranger home and cared for him. When the stranger came to, he hand no memory. It was soon discovered that the man got his memory back and said that his name was Toric. He also realized that he was far from home as an extraterrestrial. He sent a signal home, and now began the waiting for a response. For 5 months, Torik lived as a human.< Less
Carried Away By Love - Sweet Romance Collection: Book 1 By Rebecca J. Vickery
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This collection includes the following stories: Clint's Choice ~ Clint Sanders, rancher and horseman, loses the woman he loves to bright lights and a modeling career. Skyelar Harrison has no one to... More > turn to but Clint. Will he put the past behind them and help her? Rena's Summer Vacation ~ Rena Caldwell heads to River Cove on the banks of the wild Chattooga River for a vacation and to help her cousin. Travis Benchley needs to wheedle his way into the lives of the two women. When Rena is almost run down by a truck, does Rena really want to know who is to blame? Lovely Lottie's Treasure ~ Dani Adair travels to Seattle at the request of her best friend Abby to help unravel notes from an old journal. The 'Legend of Lovely Lottie's Treasure' has existed for years, but is there a real treasure? Hunter is asked to keep her safe. He discovers the favor a bit more than he bargained for when both Dani and Abby end up in danger. It's enough to give any man nightmares.< Less
Wildlife Corridor By J.R. Poulter
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Animals have homes, communities and forage areas. They need trees and undergrowth – it's their backyard! When the trucks and bulldozers come to make a housing development, who pleads for the... More > animals' homes? REVIEWS: 5 STAR REVIEW The illustrations are wonderful,breathing life into scenes, making the story come alive. An excellent storybook for interactive sessions in classrooms/school libraries, it speaks about saving the environment and wildlife and tells how. The rhyming verses give pace, movement and a lyrical feel. "Animals need trees. So do people. That’s the message of this lovely book that will enthrall any child." Dr Bob Rich, environmentalist, scientist, grandfather at Bobbing Around blog. "A fun and colourful picture book that teaches children the importance of trees for our wildlife. Readers will delight at the rhyming prose and colourful illustrations." B. Thorburn, Teacher-Librarian | Experienced Senior Teacher| B. Ed - Secondary | M. Ed. - TL AWARD: LiFE AWARD, Literature for Environment< Less
Shadow Valley By Stephenie Muller
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50% of the proceeds go to Bundy to the Farm Drought Aid. Cora Brantly is a single mother of twins, returning home to raise them in the place that she was raised, among the people closest to her... More > heart. But it won't be all smooth sailing, living on a property and raising cattle as well as children will have it's trials. When a truck loaded with cattle rolls over, when cows are calving, when fences are down or a fox invades the hen house, she can only rely on herself. Luckily though it is not all hard work, there are shows to go to, family to reunite with and rodeos to travel to. Picnics by the creek, weddings in the north and handsome new friends to make. Set in a little country town called Rathdowney, you will fall in love as you wind your way along creek banks, where the water flows cool and clear over grey boulders and shadows stretch for miles up lush green valleys surrounded by mountains.< Less
Shadow Valley By Stephenie Muller
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50% of the proceeds go to Bundy to the Farm Drought Aid to help as they do their little part to help a big problem. Taking generous gifts to farmers & their families. Cora Brantly is a single... More > mother of twins, returning home to raise them in the place that she was raised, among the people closest to her heart. But it won't be all smooth sailing, living on a property and raising cattle as well as children will have it's trials. When a truck loaded with cattle rolls over, when cows are calving, when fences are down or a fox invades the hen house, she can only rely on herself. Luckily though it is not all hard work, there are shows to go to, family to reunite with and rodeos to travel to. Picnics by the creek, weddings in the north and handsome new friends to make. Set in a little country town called Rathdowney, you will fall in love as you wind your way along creek banks, where the water flows cool and clear over grey boulders and shadows stretch for miles up lush green valleys surrounded by mountains.< Less

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