Describes the creation of the huge sculpture carved into Mount Rushmore in the 1920s under the direction of Gutzon Borglum.
"...if you're a do-it-yourselfer at heart, or if there's something your cat would like that you just can't get your hands on, this is the book for you....
Using basic sewing, cooking and woodworking methods, Cat Crafts will help you create a cat house, bed, a cat-size scratchable couch, a cat nap box, a litterbox privacy screen (hallelujah), and catnip gifts....And those are just a few of the 50 items....Instructions are clear and concise....Most items are unique and well worth the time."--Petlife. "...
a unique craft book."--Cat Fancy.
When it rains, it pours... Television weatherman Nick Lau’s romantic weekend with his boyfriend, Austin, ends in disaster before it even has the chance to begin. Austin dumps him and leaves their cabin just as the heavens open, and soon, the mountain is awash in dangerous flash floods.
Park ranger Jay Archer just wants to escort the tourists off the mountain and to safety. But instead, he finds himself stranded in a small cabin with the very attractive Nick Lau.
He seeks sanctuary with Nick, who returns the favor by seeking a different kind of sanctuary in Jay’s arms. Genres: Gay / Contemporary / BDSM / Interracial / Multicultural / Series Heat Level: 3 Length: Novella (20k words)
Enjoy two more Texas-themed stories by inspirational author Janice Thompson. BOOK FIVE: Angel Incognito: Sometimes discovering who you're falling for is half the fun! Determined to prove she can be a good reporter, Texas girl Angelina Fuentes begs her boss for one big story: She plans to do the unthinkable. . .expose a group of identity thieves. To get the scoop on these con-men, Angel must go undercover as a cleaning woman in the Galveston area. Peter Campbell (Galveston resident) believes wealth has corrupted his father's character - that the older man no longer cares for the down-and-out. To prove that he's nothing like his father, Peter throws himself into working with the needy. When Angel and Peter cross paths in a most unusual way, assumptions bury the truth.
Will Peter allow the Lord to remove his mask of good works to reveal a secret heart of pride? NOTE: This story formerly appeared in the California Brides two-in-one collection and as a stand-alone novel. BOOK SIX: Deep in the Heart of Mayhem (a short story): Welcome to the Texas Hill Country, y’all! It’s the perfect place for love, weddings, and mayhem! Brooke Morrow never dreamed she would end up coordinating a wedding for Hollywood starlet, Matti Maynor. Against her better judgment, she finds herself organizing the wedding of the century. It doesn’t help that Matti is marrying Texas senator, Jake Bradford, who happens to be Brooke’s ex. Between the bride and the altar stands a whodunit complicated enough to send even the best sleuth running for the hills. Can Brooke survive the twists and turns while coordinating a wedding she’d sooner avoid? Will the whodunit be solved in time for the big day? Chaos blooms likes a field of Texas bluebonnets in this quirky short story by wedding coordinator (and mother-of-the-bride) Janice Thompson. NOTE: This short story has already released as a stand-alone.
Stand-up Comedian Mark Britton erzählt auf persönliche, selbstironische und charmante Weise, wie Mann das Beste aus den besten Jahren machen kann - dieser langen Gerade zwischen Teenager und Rentner, Skateboard und Rollator, Play Station und Intensivstation, auf der mancher ins Straucheln gerät . Ein Buch, das Männern (und Frauen) im entsprechenden Alter einen Spiegel vorhält, in dem sie sich wiedererkennen - und hoffentlich wieder zur Normalität zurückfinden. »Apollo 50 - Wir haben ein Problem« Erwachsene Männer in der zweiten Pubertät Das ultimative Buch zur Midlife Crisis
The first book in a new series for middle-grade readers set to capitalize on the upcoming Summer Olympic Games. Twelve-year-old Kristy Adams first tried out for the swim team at school only because her friend Rosa wanted company. But now she's found some very good reasons for staying on the team, including her brother Kirk, whose swimming medals and trophies take up the whole den--and who thinks Kristy doesn't have the discipline to stick with it. Includes a Glossary of swimming terms.
A story from the Dreamspinner Press 2017 Advent Calendar collection Stocking Stuffers. An aggressive super-flu pandemic wipes out a majority of the population over the course of one Christmas holiday—and brings Tobin and Kyle together. For almost a year, they’ve been trekking across the country from Colorado toward a sanctuary in upstate New York. Kyle’s survival skills have kept them alive, and Tobin wants to repay the man he loves with a very special gift of his own making. He sneaks off in search of the last few pieces… only to get himself and Kyle kidnapped by a desperate stranger.
With their journey to New York on hold—possibly indefinitely—they’ll need to accept that home isn’t always defined by a place as much as the person you’re with.