Books tagged: american fiction

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The Dirt Eaters
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Set in the 1960s of America's rural south, a young black woman is forced to reckon with her cultural eating disorder of eating dirt.
I Dreamt I Was in Heaven - The Rampage of the Rufus Buck Gang
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,170. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the waning days of Indian Territory, the multi-racial, teenaged Rufus Buck Gang embarked on a vicious, childish, and deadly 13-day rampage to reclaim Indian lands. Based on the true story, this novel creates a turn-of-the-century tapestry of violence and innocence, butchery and grace—mirroring and chafing against the backdrop of a burgeoning US, and a disappearing American West.
USA RIP
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,990. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Failure of the United States of America.
Chase The Wild Pigeons: A novel of the Civil War
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,770. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Twelve-year-old Joe Taylor saw his mother and sister killed because of the war. His father may still be alive somewhere in Virginia fighting in General Lee's army. Joe will have to trek 600 miles from Arkansas to the Shenandoah Valley through the bloody and desperate Confederate South. He has no choice: He will go. But not alone; he has his friend Peter, a free black, who will always stand by Joe.
This is My Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011 by Rominna Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is My Time is a post-postmodern version of Hemingway’s In Our Time, and while it follows the structure and a few themes, it does not “re-write” Hemingway’s texts.
The Trouble with Tramps: An Orrie Hitt Homage
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011 by Obelisk Library. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jack Card is a hard-working nowhere man who dreams of a better life. Set in 1957 in a small American town, Jack juggles the favors of three women: Kay, his lush wife who cannot keep faithful; Lucy, his teenage hillbilly girlfriend who is now carrying his child in her belly; and Eve, the rich woman who promises him another life if he helps her murder the husband she hates.
Punchdrunk
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Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Ex-welterweight contender Johnny Mullane can hook off the jab with either hand and recite Shakespeare while backpedaling from an opponent. But he can’t stop drinking. Facing a hungry Mexican slugger half his age, Mullane begins his comeback. Recalling the teachings of his venerable departed trainer, Mullane discovers new meaning in his life.
Pictures of Houses with Water Damage
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Rominna Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of 21 powerful, moving short stories by an ardent voice in comtemporary American literature. Hemmingson writes from within the everyday man's murky nightmares, offering hints and then, dazzlingly, reneging on his hints.
The Undefeated
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,230. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012 by Horizon Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
An extraordinary, vivid, haunting and stunning novel magnificently crafted taking you into a time of tragic American history that molded a nation out of exploration and discovery, wanton carnage, savagery, courage and bloodshed.
Chuck Cave and the Vanishing Vixen
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Twice Told Tales II. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
After running into an old war buddy, Korean War veteran Chuck Cave gets caught up in a shocking adventure in 1970s San Francisco. Counter culture terror, a beautiful girl in peril and non-stop action await!