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Yooper Tales (and other funny stuff, plus poems) By Harley L. Sachs
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Anecdotes and columns about life in the U.P. including the truth about snow fleas and ice worms, if men fished like women do, and other insights to life in the remote north woods of Michigan. All... More > were previously published in Michigan newspapers and magazines. Plus some poems.< Less
Cold Turkey By Larry Buege
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Times were good for the man in the Oval Office until three student radicals from Finlandia University and one resident nerd from Michigan Tech seek his support in making Michigan’s Upper... More > Peninsula the fifty-first state. They give the President an ultimatum to support their cause or the Yoopers will throw the coming election. When the President refuses, they hijack a truckload of his turkeys from the Western White House. To make matters worse, the White House plumbing refuses to function, twelve hundred and twenty-four of the abducted turkeys find their way to the White House lawn tripping numerous security sensors, and Washington D.C. becomes infested with Amorous Spotted Slugs. The President refuses to capitulate. (Pharaoh needed ten plagues.) When the President receives irrefutable evidence from the CIA that Finland has Weapons of Mass Destruction and intends to turn the Upper Peninsula into a Finnish colony, he has no alternative—he must declare war on the U.P.!< Less
1,001 Indications You Might Be From Marquette, Michigan By Aino & Toivo Mackemaki
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** TEMPORARY SALE !! ** This book is full of marvelous tidbits about Marquette, Michigan. Located in the Upper Peninsula, Marquette is a special and unique place inhabited by Yoopers. An eclectic... More > and hardy folk, their ways may be strange to outsiders. For those from Marquette, or the U.P., this book will surely bring forth many chuckles and hours of entertainment as you identify with things like losing your car in the snow or remembering times when things where different, like when there was no such thing as a Yooper Dome. For outsiders, it will offer an intriguing look at the life of a Yooper, those strange creatures above the bridge and shafted on all the maps you're used to. Check it out, laugh and learn.. Google things up when you're lost, we've got this Internet thing finally figured out... Oh, what's this? I have money waiting in an off-shore account!? Gotta goooooo...< Less
1,001 Indications You Might Be From Marquette, Michigan By Aino & Toivo Mackemaki
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** TEMPORARY SALE !! ** This book is full of marvelous tidbits about Marquette, Michigan. Located in the Upper Peninsula, Marquette is a special and unique place inhabited by Yoopers. An eclectic... More > and hardy folk, their ways may be strange to outsiders. For those from Marquette, or the U.P., this book will surely bring forth many chuckles and hours of entertainment as you identify with things like losing your car in the snow or remembering times when things where different, like when there was no such thing as a Yooper Dome. For outsiders, it will offer an intriguing look at the life of a Yooper, those strange creatures above the bridge and shafted on all the maps you're used to. Check it out, laugh and learn.. Google things up when you're lost, we've got this Internet thing finally figured out... Oh, what's this? I have money waiting in an off-shore account!? Gotta goooooo...< Less
In Transit By Mary A Agria
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A fascinating glimpse of RV culture, IN TRANSIT tells of a woman’s struggle to redefine what it means to be at “home” with herself in the face of the toughest challenges life has to... More > offer. The 3 years that Lib and her husband spend on the road in a motor home after selling their home are the happiest they have ever known. Widowed at 64 and “homeless” except for her RV, Lib moves in with her adult children——overwhelmed by an uncertain future. When she finds the strength to return to the campground on Michigan’s UP where her world as she knew it came so tragically to an end, it is not just to reclaim her vehicle but her hopes and dreams for independence. She discovers that even in that tiny community along the shores of Lake Michigan, she is not the only one facing transitions and in need of healing. As her personal journey becomes tied to the stories of those around her, Lib learns that she is capable of far more than just survival in the brave new world she is choosing for herself.< Less