Not a member?     Existing members login below:

Fiction Ebooks

The Rocks

Downloads: 684         Pages: 303

Published: 2 years ago

Rating: Rated: 1 times Rate It

  • 1 star
  • 2 stars
  • 3 stars
  • 4 stars
  • 5 stars

Author:

Upgrade
Book Description HTML  |   Report this book

PREFACE of THE ROCKS - The novel is aimed at the full spectrum of readers, from the youthful to the elderly and both sexes. - Historically accurate fiction (1853 - 1856). The daily lives of the characters are intertwined with the significant historical events of the times. - It is the story of a 14 year old orphan boy who through honest hard work, ingenuity and the knowledge gained from extensive reading rises from poverty to become an entrepreneur within a span of three years. - He starts out by performing entertaining scientific feats that the average person would think impossible and earns money thereby. These are described and explained in dialogue form and is essentially popular science to the reader. - He purchases a property which is known locally as “The Rocks” that is an ancient riverbed strewn with massive boulders and a multitude of smaller stones. It appears to be an absolutely worthless property in southeastern New Hampshire.

Upgrade
ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Fred Morse

Other books by author...

  • The Scimitar and the Glory Boxes
    The Scimitar and the Glory Boxes Fiction by Fred Morse
    The Scimitar and the Glory Boxes
    The Scimitar and the Glory Boxes

    Reads:
    312

    Pages:
    87

    Published:
    Sep 2013

    A tale that spans two thousand years from the Crucifixion of Christ to the year 2012. The woodworker Ithykant is first paid by Pontius Pilate to construct the...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

You may also like...

  • Horace 'Buckaroo' Muldoon
    Horace 'Buckaroo' Muldoon Fiction by Michael Burke
    Horace 'Buckaroo' Muldoon
    Horace 'Buckaroo' Muldoon

    Reads:
    8

    Pages:
    99

    Published:
    Feb 2016

    'Buckaroo' was the original term used in the 1830's to describe a Broncobuster: later it became known as the infamous 'Cowboy.'This is the modest story of thr...

    Formats: PDF

  • Becoming Marie
    Becoming Marie Fiction by Marie Soleil
    Becoming Marie
    Becoming Marie

    Reads:
    243

    Pages:
    442

    Published:
    Feb 2016

    The story of a young woman's dreams and hopes and how her life evolves over her lifetime.

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • Ek Patangiyane Pankho Aavi
    Ek Patangiyane Pankho Aavi International by Vrajesh Dave
    Ek Patangiyane Pankho Aavi
    Ek Patangiyane Pankho Aavi

    Reads:
    43

    Pages:
    376

    Published:
    Jan 2016

    Its a story of two teenage girls' beautiful journey.

    Formats: PDF

  • Code Name Willow Bay
    Code Name Willow Bay Fiction by George M. James
    Code Name Willow Bay
    Code Name Willow Bay

    Reads:
    515

    Pages:
    286

    Published:
    Jan 2016

    Major Geoffrey Foxtrot and Angelique Dawson are still circling each other warily not willing to declare openly that their souls are in love. They have a missi...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

Upgrade
Remove