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The river rose : a water wheel novel —Morris, Gilbert.

Life hasn't been easy for Jeanne Bettencourt, a widow approaching thirty and struggling to provide for her eight-year-old daughter. But hope arrives in the form of the Helena Rose, a steamboat she unexpectedly inherits f...

Make you remember : the Dumont bachelors —Beckett, Macy.

When she takes a job on her old flame's family's riverboat, Devyn Mauvais, the descendant of Louisiana's most infamous voodoo queen, refuses to give former Marine Beau Dumont another chance to break her heart.

The last girls : a novel —Smith, Lee, 1944-

On a beautiful June day in 1965, a dozen girls--classmates at a picturesque Blue Ridge women's college--launched their homemade raft (inspired by Huck Finn's) on a trip down the Mississippi. Thirty-five years later, four...

Preacher's frenzy —Johnstone, William W., author.

"There are two kinds of traps in the Old West. One is the kind that Preacher and his buddy, Charlie, use to catch a mountain-load of fur pelts. The other is the kind that Charlie steps into a trap set by a low-life gambl...

Preacher's slaughter —Johnstone, William W., author.
Large Print
2016
Availability: 8 of 9

While escorting a riverboat of fur traders, a U.S. Senator and Prussian royalty to safety, Preacher, after beating back several threats, must go on a rescue mission and uncovers a dangerous enemy who wants to start a war...

Mississippi Jack : being an account of the further waterborne adventures of Jacky Faber, midshipman, fine lady, and the Lily of the West —Meyer, L. A. (Louis A.), 1942-

In 1806, the exploits of Jacky Faber continue as she heads west to avoid capture by the British and discovers adventure aboard a keelboat on the mighty Mississippi River.

The river palace : a water wheel novel —Morris, Gilbert.

"The Civil War has ended when Yankee Captain Dennis Wainwright and Confederate Sergeant Gage Kennon cross paths. Forming an unlikely alliance, their travels become very interesting when they stumble across a band of Gyps...

The River Queen : a water wheel novel —Morris, Gilbert

A prideful woman and a drunkard captain seek restoration and find it, by God's grace, in each other.

Rachel's secret —Hoff, B. J., 1940-
Large Print
2009
Availability: 3 of 4

"When wounded Irish-American riverboat captain Jeremiah Gant bursts into the rural Amish setting of Riverhaven, he brings chaos and conflict to the community - especially for young widow Rachel Brenneman. The unwelcome "...

Red River showdown —Roberts, J. R., 1951-

Clint Adams accepts an invitation to ride on a riverboat for gamblers and cardsharps.

Jasmine —Ashley, Diane.

Running away from her past to pursue a life of fame, Jasmine becomes an actress on a river boat, where she attracts the seductive attention of the lead actor and the bitter jealousy of a veteran actress.

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