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I snapped my attention back to the road. We had returned to the highway well before the tunnel. The back roads were too bad, and hardly anybody was driving even on the main routes anymore. But here were flashing lights.

Author: Alison Stine

Publisher: MIRA

ISBN: 9781488056499

Category: Fiction

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2021 winner of the Philip K. Dick Award for A 2020 The Rumpus Book Club Selection “Blends a rural thriller and speculative realism into what could be called dystopian noir…. Profoundly moving.”—Library Journal, starred review In an endless winter, she carries seeds of hope Wylodine comes from a world of paranoia and poverty—her family grows marijuana illegally, and life has always been a battle. Now she’s been left behind to tend the crop alone. Then spring doesn’t return for the second year in a row, bringing unprecedented, extreme winter. With grow lights stashed in her truck and a pouch of precious seeds, she begins a journey, determined to start over away from Appalachian Ohio. But the icy roads and strangers hidden in the hills are treacherous. After a harrowing encounter with a violent cult, Wil and her small group of exiles become a target for the cult’s volatile leader. Because she has the most valuable skill in the climate chaos: she can make things grow. Urgent and poignant, Road Out of Winter is a glimpse of an all-too-possible near future, with a chosen family forged in the face of dystopian collapse. Both gripping and lyrical, Stine’s vision is of a changing world where an unexpected hero searches for where hope might take root. “Richly imagined, deeply moving and unthinkably offers hope in a world that uncannily resembles ours…. Gloriously well-written.” —Ms. Magazine
2020-09-01 By Alison Stine

Take the four-wheel-drive road out of the meadow to the southeast. Look for signs to Lake Agnes. □ Go 0.2 mile past Crags Campground. Continue and look for a gate to the right marked Never Summer Nordic about 1.7 miles from the ...

Author: Andy Lightbody

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493007165

Category: Sports & Recreation

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Revised and updated, this guide leads readers to 50 of the best snowshoeing and cross-country ski trails in Colorado--from Rocky Mountain National Park to Telluride.
2013-12-03 By Andy Lightbody

His offer to Perry to cut and clear the logs away and make a winter road upon certain conditions , is no waiver of notice or confirmation of the road , notwithstanding any irregularities or omissions in the laying out .

Author: Maine. Supreme Judicial Court

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ISBN: UOM:35112102773134

Category: Law reports, digests, etc

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A breakout new series full of romance, danger, and a surprisingly engaging world.’ STARRED Review, Kirkus Reviews ‘A solid debut.’ Publishers Weekly ‘It’s been suggested more than once that dystopian fiction has had its day...but ...

Author: Mark Smith

Publisher: Text Publishing

ISBN: 9781922253712

Category: Fiction

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Since a deadly virus and the violence that followed wiped out his parents and most of his community, Finn has lived alone on the rugged coast with only his loyal dog Rowdy for company. He has stayed alive for two winters—hunting and fishing and trading food, and keeping out of sight of the Wilders, an armed and dangerous gang that controls the north, led by a ruthless man named Ramage. But Finn’s isolation is shattered when a girl runs onto the beach. Rose is a Siley—an asylum seeker—and she has escaped from Ramage, who had enslaved her and her younger sister, Kas. Rose is desperate, sick, and needs Finn’s help. Kas is still missing somewhere out in the bush. And Ramage wants the girls back—at any cost. ‘Tense and atmospheric...Mark Smith’s debut is assured, gripping and leaves you wanting more.’ Best Books for Younger Readers 2016, Sydney Morning Herald ‘It’s easy to see why Mark Smith’s dystopian thriller has been compared with John Marsden’s Tomorrow When the War Began. I barely came up for breath as the pages flew. So strap yourself in for a high action ride.’ Kids Book Review ‘A riveting story of survival that questions the prices of freedom and safety as well as the value of an individual life...A breakout new series full of romance, danger, and a surprisingly engaging world.’ STARRED Review, Kirkus Reviews ‘A solid debut.’ Publishers Weekly ‘It’s been suggested more than once that dystopian fiction has had its day...but The Road to Winter is a welcome sign that there’s still life in the genre.’ Armadillo
2016-06-27 By Mark Smith

Mellhenny and Brower were rationing coal , neither had enough for the winter , and driftwood , the only substitute ... Brower immediately turned his Eskimo workers to making an ice road out to the ship , which was found frozen in an ice ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015014516770

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405 may be authorized , by by - law , to allow dangerous works to be carried on , on the highway .... 476 “ gives out to the lowest tender , every year in the month of October , the winter work to by - roads and bridges not governed by ...

Author: Québec (Province)

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ISBN: UOM:35112203935350

Category: Municipal corporations

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Malorie had her regional road map out and said, “I think if we stick to 32 at a good pace we can probably pick up Route 7 ... This will also mean that we'll be over any major bridges, an obvious key choke point, after winter is over.

Author: James Wesley, Rawles

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9780698161450

Category: Fiction

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The New York Times bestselling author of Patriots and How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It returns with another riveting postapocalyptic tale New York Times bestselling author James Wesley, Rawles has won a large readership among the growing ranks of survivalists and preppers with novels that combine fast-paced adventure with useful how-to information. Set against a backdrop of global socioeconomic collapse, Liberators features Afghanistan War vet Ray McGregor and Phil Adams, a Defense Intelligence Agency officer. When the United States is engulfed by chaos, a tyrannical army of occupation ruthlessly restores order. Operating out of a sparsely populated town in remote western Canada, the two men fight the occupiers to ensure not only their own survival, but also the future of North America.
2014-10-21 By James Wesley, Rawles

This information is carried on has placed an additional burden on both the roads out . ... to keep school must attempt to keep the roads the buses warn school authorities and bus oper - buses operating safely during winter use passable ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105015931392

Category: Roads

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If engine dies on the road in winter ing in pistons and valve stems would be and it is cold , would break all joints on air - tight enough to form a vacuum when injector pipes and let the water out of towing her cold . them , and take ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015057242078

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People were drifting out of other apartments too, and kids were getting into action to play in the snow. ... Clearing snow from a car was normal during winter, and one always had to be prepared for it, since it could snow any time, ...

Author: Monalisa

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9781475989373

Category: Biography & Autobiography

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Already delayed at the point of origin, having missed a connecting flight, required to spend another night in an interim hotel in a foreign country, and now this! It was as if destiny was preparing him well for this journey of unknowns that he had embarked upon...As Gyana sat in the room alone and looked at the single window with bars, it felt like being in a jail, waiting to be rescued from suspicion. Will they be able to verify his paperwork and identity? Will they do it in a timely manner to enable him to continue with his travel plans? What will happen if they are not able to verify the documents? A multitude of questions played havoc on his mind, with no answers in sight. —excerpt from Smile with Knowledge Describing the ground realities faced by an Indian couple when they moved from India to the United States in the early 90’s in an age without internet or cell phones, this is a first hand account of the life as foreign students in the U.S., along with its myriad perks and challenges. Relating a true story of success while balancing life on a shoestring budget, this is also a tale of small hopes, small pleasures, small battles, and small victories, and yet how all these small things together formed a memorable journey that was larger than life.
2013-07-23 By Monalisa