Univ. of Oklahoma

The Green Corn Rebellion

By William Cunningham - Published 2010

Genres:

Saga

Rural Oklahoma before 1920: the crop prices are depressed, tenants run most of the farms, and land speculation is rampant. With twenty percent interest ...Read Review

The Sundance Kid: The Life of Harry Alonzo Longabaugh

By Donna B. Ernst - Published 2010

Genres:

NonfictionWestern

The Sundance Kid, an alias derived from a Wyoming town, was born Harry Alonzo Longabaugh, one of five children in a dysfunctional family ...Read Review

Best of Covered Wagon Women, Volume 2

By Kenneth L. Holmes (ed.) - Published 2010

Genres:

NonfictionWestern

These are letters and diary entries written by various young women and girls detailing their journeys overland by covered wagons between 1846 and 1865. The ...Read Review

The Good Times Are All Gone Now: Life, Death, and Rebirth in an Idaho Mining Town

By Julie Whitesel Weston - Published 2009

Genres:

NonfictionWestern

As the narrator returns to her hometown of Kellogg, Idaho, she has flashbacks of life as she knew it growing up there, with ...Read Review

Agnes Lake Hickok: Queen of the Circus, Wife of a Legend

By Carrie Bowers - By Linda A. Fisher - Published 2009

Genres:

NonfictionWestern

Agnes Lake Hickok must have been made of extraordinary stuff. She married circus performer Bill Lake in 1847 and made her circus debut shortly ...Read Review

Full-Court Quest

By Linda Peavy - By Ursula Smith - Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

In the late 1800s, the United States government established boarding schools for Native American children with the intent of assimilating the children into ...Read Review

Baby Doe Tabor

By Judy Nolte Temple - Published 2007

Genres:

Nonfiction

  Elizabeth McCourt “Baby Doe” Tabor was as famous in her day as any personality gracing the cover of a supermarket tabloid today. ...Read Review

Raven Mocker

By Don Coldsmith - Published 2001

Genres:

Western

The twenty-ninth entry in Coldsmith’s Spanish Bit Saga, Raven Mocker follows the story of Snakewater, a conjurer (healer) of the Cherokee people ...Read Review