Deputy Dan Gets His Man

Deputy Dan sets out to foil Shootin' Sam's dastardly plan to rob a train.

Author: Joseph Rosenbloom

Publisher: Turtleback

ISBN: 0808564102

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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Encyclopedia Brown Gets His Man

The Sherlock Holmes of Idaville, Encyclopedia Brown solves another set of mysteries with his usual style and resourcefulness.

Author: Donald J. Sobol

Publisher: Spotlight (MN)

ISBN: 1614793123

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

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The Sherlock Holmes of Idaville, Encyclopedia Brown solves another set of mysteries with his usual style and resourcefulness.

Jefferson Davis Gets His Citizenship Back

He himself carried out his military duties well enough to be given, after the
somewhat shabby victory at Bad Axe ... who was years later described on
hearsay by Varina Davis in her memoirs as “a tall, gawky, slab-sided, homely,
young man.

Author: Robert Penn Warren

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

ISBN: 9780813146683

Category: Biography & Autobiography

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In 1979 Robert Penn Warren returned to his native Todd Country, Kentucky, to attend ceremonies in honor of another native son, Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy, whose United States citizenship had just been restored, ninety years after his death, by a special act of Congress. From that nostalgic journey grew this reflective essay on the tragic career of Jefferson Davis -- "not a modern man in any sense of the word but a conservative called to manage what was, in one sense, a revolution." Jefferson Davis Gets His Citizenship Back is also a meditation by one of our most respected men of letters on the ironies of American history and the paradoxes of the modern South.

The Devil Gets His Due

To become an American, the male offspring of a nameless, forgotten European
father must learn to kill rather than beget, as well as to remain forever true to his
male comrades while rejecting all women. Yet he must also serve, with humility ...

Author: Leslie Fiedler

Publisher: Counterpoint

ISBN: 9781582436531

Category: Literary Criticism

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For more than 50 years, Leslie Fiedler played a pivotal role in the development of American literary culture. Despite his often unacknowledged influence, the academy, intellectuals, and the general audience in America and abroad still read his work and draw on its concepts. The essays in The Devil Gets His Due reacquaint readers with the depth and breadth of Fiedler’s achievements. Tackling subjects ranging wildly from Dante, Ezra Pound, and Mary McCarthy to Rambo, Iwo Jima, and Jerry Lewis, these writings showcase Fiedler’s pioneering of an egalitarian canon that encompassed both “high” and popular literature, cinema, and history. As such, they show a powerful mind critiquing whole aspects of a culture and uncovering lessons therein that remain timely today. A lengthy introduction by Professor Samuele F. S. Pardini offers both context and history, with an in-depth profile of Fiedler and his career as both a literary critic and a public intellectual.

The New Field for Pastoral Agricultural Pursuits

tussac between the slabs with clay , he may have a house as snug and
comfortable as could be wished , its construction if done with care will take him
and his man a month . He will now get his family up and then erect a stockyard for
his cattle ...

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The Billionaire Gets His Way

Nevertheless, they left their fingers entwined even as they climbed the five flights
of steps to her apartment. ... If you'd rather risk infection than be man enough to
wear a Hello Kitty Band-Aid, it's no skin off my nose. ... Until I get my bearings.

Author: Elizabeth Bevarly

Publisher: Silhouette

ISBN: 1426884699

Category: Fiction

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He'd carved out his empire with hard work and steely determination. But now billionaire Gavin Mason's reputation was in question. All because he resembled a character in Violet Tandy's bestselling novel. Since he'd never even met the woman, she had some serious explaining to do. Seemingly innocent Violet claimed her work was pure fiction, but no one in Gavin's elite social circle was buying it. The infuriating beauty owed him big-time, and he found great pleasure in making her pretend to be his girlfriend. Still, Gavin wondered if having her this close would destroy his most prized status—that of confirmed bachelor.

Hellboy Buster Oakley Gets His Wish

You don'tsee manyguys doing that anymore, and you neversee anyone doing
itso well. Ifyougot the Mignola cover for thiscomic, it's part ofa series ofcovers we'
re doing this year, celebrating Dark Horse's25th anniversary. Everymonth there'
sa ...

Author: Mike Mignola

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics (Single Issues)

ISBN: PKEY:18710

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

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Sucked into a giant spacecraft full of mutated livestock, Hellboy must fight his way through giant robots, strange webbing, and evil aliens to get back to terra firma! Art by comics great Kevin Nowlan! "Moody, dark, exciting, even a little loving; it's all here. Good, good stuff."Comic Book Resources

The Sheriff Gets His Lady

His soft-voiced question knifed right through her. She turned around to face him. “
No. I'm not sorry we made love, Noah.” Because that was what it had felt like. Not
a mindless coupling, but a loving. “I've never known a man like you. I only wish ...

Author: Dani Sinclair

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 9781459242302

Category: Fiction

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Isabella Trueblood made history reuniting people torn apart by war and an epidemic. Now, generations later, Lily and Dylan Garrett carry on her work with their agency, Finders Keepers. Circumstances may have changed, but the goal remains the same. Lost The joy of motherhood. Skylar Diamond was a successful fashion designer now, but the regret she harbored at the long-ago decision to give up her baby haunted her still. Found A grown-up daughter and an overprotective father. Sheriff Noah Beaufort didn't appreciate a high-society type nosing around his town, watching his daughter, Lauren. Then Lauren took a fancy to the woman, and in spite of himself, so did Noah. But he was too good a lawman to trust her motives. Something was definitely suspicious…

Abe Lincoln Gets His Chance EasyRead Super Large 18pt Edition

Few travelers passed by their cabin in the winter, but he was sure that he heard a
faint noise in the distance. It sounded like the creak of wheels. The noise came
again – this time much closer. A man's voice was shouting: "Get-up! Get-up!

Author: Frances Cavanah

Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com

ISBN: 9781442913455

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 144

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Paradise Found

Some women had no pride where a man was concerned. ... “Hey, don't get mad
at me. He's your guy. You make him walk, talk, and exert his machismo style.”
She cocked her head to ... “Jack always gets his man and he always gets the girl.

Author: Mary Campisi

Publisher: Mary Campisi Books, LLC

ISBN: 9781938786259

Category: Fiction

Page: 255

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Sometimes we’re lucky enough to get that second chance – in life and in love. That Second Chance Series are stand-alone stories of strong women who battle heartache and loss with a courage and determination to find new paths and true love. What ties them together? A common theme: belief in the beauty of that second chance. Paradise Found is Book Four of That Second Chance Series. How does one see truly—with the heart or with the eyes? Matt Brandon has it all—wealth, power, looks, and talent. Women want him; men want to be like him. When a freak ski accident strips him of one of life’s most basic needs—his sight—he struggles to accept the possibility that his blindness may be permanent. Enter psychologist Sara Hamilton, a woman who has known her own share of grief and loss and may just be the one person who can help Matt redefine his new world. Sara is every woman’s woman—she’s not a toothpick or a Cosmo girl, has never been prom queen, or dated the blond-haired god with the big white teeth. She’s honest and decent and real…and lives on the perimeter, applauding her patients’ successes, nursing them through their failures, but never acknowledging or accepting what she lacks in her own life. She’s loved and lost once and has been so emotionally scarred, she’s not willing to risk those feelings again. Of course, she’s never met a man like Matt Brandon. As Matt and Sara explore the delicate balance between “blind” trust and hope, they will discover that sometimes you have to lose everything to find what you are truly looking for… That Second Chance Series:Book One: Pulling Home (Also prequel to A Family Affair: The Promise)Book Two: The Way They Were (Also prequel to A Family Affair: The Secret)Book Three: Simple Riches (Also prequel to A Family Affair: Winter)Book Four: Paradise FoundBook Five: Not Your Everyday HousewifeBook Six: The Butterfly Garden

Molly Gets Her Man

Molly glanced at Barterman. “He seems very competent.” “You're not filling me
with confidence here.” “You can get his resume from him when you see him.
Where can we meet you?” “I've rented a room in the Silver Mine Motel. Number
six.

Author: Julie Rowe

Publisher: Entangled: Ignite

ISBN: 9781622662074

Category: Fiction

Page: 250

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When flaky Las Vegas hairdresser Molly McLaren overhears a Russian hit man planning to kill a US congressman and take out Hoover Dam in the process, she becomes a target for murder. Now, on the run from the assassin and a dirty cop, she winds up in an eighteen wheeler with an ex-cop sporting a bum leg, a bad attitude, and a body built for loving. Grey Wilson just wanted to be left alone. No more Las Vegas. No more casinos. And no more floozy women like the one his best friend sent him to pick up on the side of the road. She talks fast, but her endless curves and sensuous nature make him want to slow down. Which is not in the cards. Grey knows he needs to unload his excess baggage. And quick. But when someone tries to kill the Vegas beauty, Molly captures his heart with her backbone of steel, and brains to boot. Now in order to grasp the future that had once seemed impossible, Molly and Grey need to keep Hoover Dam, the congressman, and their love from being blown sky-high.

The Case of the Case of Mistaken Identity

Rick emphasized his point by gracefully weaving a forkful of pasta through the air
and slurping the noodles horribly. His mouth full of spaghetti, Rick said, “And don'
t worry. Rick Elliot always gets his man.” Steve looked right at Rick.

Author: Mac Barnett

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781416997696

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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Seventh-grader Steve Brixton is an avid reader of the Bailey Brothers series, and he’s about to get a chance to put the detective tactics he’s read so much about into practice. He’s out to solve a mystery being investigated by America’s most secret crime solving agency: the United States Department of Library Sciences. It will take all of Steve’s skills to navigate this story of intrigue and crime as he tracks down the missing quilt (yes, quilt) containing all of America’s secrets.

The Literary panorama

This extraordinary man has business he ordered all his men to put three found
means to get rid of all French spies musket - balis in each of their pirces ; and
cleverly enough , and without putting them said , “ I know they did as I ordered
them , i ...

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How Scooter Gets His Tail Back

J.P. “Gus” Godsey is the happiest man in America. After testing at the top of the
charts in a series of tests issued by Dr. Martin Seligman of the University of
Pennsylvania, Gus was given the title of “The Happiest Man in America” by USA ...

Author: J. P. "Gus" Godsey

Publisher: Morgan James Publishing

ISBN: 9781630470043

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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How Scooter Gets His Tail Back teaches children the importance of being a good listener and the dangers of bullying by introducing children to four personified animal creatures who have to make decisions that will affect not only themselves, but their friends as well. Buttercup, a sweetie pie flying squirrel, Buckshot, a big buck deer, Scooter, a blue skinned lizard and a Dipper, a timid possum, find one bad decision can turn a friendly game of dodge ball in the forest park into a day full of dangers and tough lessons. Children engage in an exciting adventure while learning life lessons throughout How Scotter Gets His Tail Back.

Plagued By Quilt

He started to get up. “Why don't I walk with you?” “Sit yourself back down, son,”
Ardis' daddy yelled. “You'll miss the best part. Lennie always gets his man.” “Oh,
great,” Geneva said. “I'd better—” Joe tipped his head toward Ardis' daddy. “Quiet
!

Author: Molly MacRae

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9780698168213

Category: Fiction

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The latest novel in the national bestselling Haunted Yarn Shop Mystery series Yarn shop owner Kath Rutledge is at a historic farm in Blue Plum, Tennessee, volunteering for the high school program Hands on History. But when a long-buried murder is uncovered on the property, Kath needs help from Geneva the ghost to solve a crime that time forgot.... Kath and her needlework group TGIF (Thank Goodness It’s Fiber) are preparing to teach a workshop at the Holston Homeplace Living History Farm, but their lesson in crazy quilts is no match for the crazy antics of the assistant director, Phillip Bell. Hamming it up with equal parts history and histrionics, Phillip leads an archaeological dig of the farm’s original dump site—until one student stops the show by uncovering some human bones. When a full skeleton is later excavated, Kath can’t help but wonder if it’s somehow connected to Geneva, the ghost who haunts her shop, and whom she met at this very site. After Phillip is found dead, it’s up to Kath to thread the clues together before someone else becomes history.

The Jesuit A Christian Gets His Wings

“We don't fully understand the presence of God because man would try to put him
on trial. I call it the audacity of man.” “That's true! But do you know why
Christopher Reeve really can't fly?” “No, why?” “Because he is an actor, and all
actors are ...

Author: David Fredette

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781499011197

Category: Fiction

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This is a story about the trials, and tribulations of a man who has to face his affliction, of manic depression, in an occupation with a high suicide rate. What can get him free from always concerning himself, with his own selfish needs, and wants? When can he be more about the needs of others, less fortunate?

Character Actors in Horror and Science Fiction Films 1930 1960

is simply a matter of time before Clark gets his man; keeping his hands behind
his back, he lets the police capture him before turning towards Barbara and
embracing her. Despite his impos- ing physical presence on screen, Purcell
refrains ...

Author: Laurence Raw

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 9780786490493

Category: Performing Arts

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This biographical dictionary presents a stellar lineup of talented, versatile character actors who regularly appeared in horror and science fiction films during Hollywood’s golden age. Many are well known by genre buffs and casual fans—they include Lionel Atwill, John Carradine, Dwight Frye, Rondo Hatton, Dick Miller, J. Carroll Naish, Maria Ouspenskaya, Glenn Strange, Edward Van Sloan, and George Zucco. Some are perhaps not so well known but equally at home in the horror and science fiction films—such as Anthony Carbone, Harry Cording, Rosemary La Planche, Dick Purcell, Elizabeth Russell and Mel Welles. The 96 entries are complete with a biography and in-depth analyses of the actor’s best performances—demonstrating how important these personalities were to the success of their genre films.

Coach the Kid Build the Boy Mold the Man

When two strong men meet on the football field, the guy that gets hurt, the guy
who gets his spirit broken, the guy who gets licked, the guy who gives up ground,
is the guy who plays laid-back! The fellow who comes through with fighting colors
 ...

Author: Carolyn J. Ellison

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781469100692

Category: Biography & Autobiography

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When football coach Tiger Ellison was faced with his first losing season ever, he had to muster all the creative will he had acquired since childhood to turn the season around. In doing so, he invented the most wide-open, productive, fan-pleasing scheme of aerial football the game had ever seen! He shared his philosophy with the coaching world in 1965, by writing a book called Run and Shoot Football: Offense of the Future. His dramatic offense changed the way football has been played ever since, all the way from the Little Leagues to the NFL. But this story transcends football, taking place during the social turbulence of the 20th Century. As educator and coach, Tiger dedicated his life to tapping into the fighting spirit of each of his youngsters, regardless of race, creed, or social status. He challenged each to build the character, confidence and courage to pursue a noble cause, in the classroom, on the gridiron of American football, and in life. It is a poignant reminder of the power each of us has within us to become a real winner. Tiger Ellison had a passion for life, country and sport that were absolutely contagious for those around him. When you read his story, you may laugh a little, you may learn some things about football strategy, but I am certain you will love Tiger as we players did and see why his positive philosophy of life influenced all of us in a very special way. Dr. Rex Kern, President, MSB Financial, United Midwest Savings Bank; 1968 Buckeye National Championship Quarterback and 1969 Rose Bowl MVP; Member of The Rose Bowl Hall of Fame This is one football story that is not about power and money, rather a powerful and creative mind that left its imprint forever on players, coaches, and modern offensive football. At a time when football has become big business, Tigers philosophy will remind us all why we love the game, what we can learn from it, and who we can become by it. Earle Bruce, Former Head Football Coach, The Ohio State University A real masterpiece! Every teacher, coach and mothers son should have and use this material. Rocko Joslin, Retired Director of Operations, Armco Inc., Ashland, Kentucky; Former Captain, Ohio State Buckeyes, 1953 Visit www.tigerellison.com