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News Of The World by Paulette Giles

Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd is a civil war veteran, but a reader by trade.  It is 1870, and Captain Kidd travels to the far parts of Texas, bringing public readings of global newspapers for a dime per person.  In Wichita … Continue reading

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Metropolis by Elizabeth Gaffney

The story opens in 1870’s New York City, where recent immigrant Georg Geiermeier, awakens in a stable where he works for P.T. Barnum’s  American Museum.  The smell of smoke and the sounds of frightened animals is enough for Georg to … Continue reading

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