Books tagged: antebellum

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Life Under Slavery: Autobiographies of Three American Slaves
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,390. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Autoibiographies of three pre-Civil War African-American slaves."Northerners know nothing at all about Slavery. They think it is perpetual bondage only. They have no conception of the depth of degradation involved in that word, slavery; if they had, they would never cease their efforts until so horrible a system was overthrown."
Honor and Lies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,030. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When 14-year-old Sissy discovers she's not simply the dark skinned friend of the Davis family, she's devastated. The truth destroys everything she's ever known about herself.
The Night the Stars Fell
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,440. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Someone is murdering the men she loves. Throughout it all, the one thing Catharine "Cat" Taylor can depend on is the friendship of her lifelong companion Lizzie, a plantation slave. Then Lizzie is sold. Now Cat must decide - do nothing, or risk everything to save her friend and to bring a murderer to justice. Either way, the decision may cost Cat her life.
Alana
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,240. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Civil War had ravaged her plantation, her life and destroyed the man she had been promised to before the war, but it had not taken away her dreams. Alana Belfores vowed to rebuild her plantation, Riverbend, no matter the cost! but it was not until Rafe Montgomery rode into her life did she know the touch that sears-the kiss that devours-the ecstasy that consumes the body and damns the soul.
Look Up, Natchez! A Walking Tour of Natchez, Mississippi
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Natchez, Mississippi is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
When the Moon Tires of the Night: Chapter 1
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Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
This is the first chapter of the prequel to These Flowers Have a Taste for Blood. When the Moon Tires of the Night explains how elements of the prophecy from the first book came about, as well as introducing important characters in the Vampire Queen's saga. Look for When the Moon Tires of the Night for publication in Fall 2014.
Clearing the Thickets: A History of Antebellum Alabama
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,610. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Herbert James Lewis’ new, extensive book on antebellum Alabama joins Quid Pro Books' History & Heroes Series. The name "Alabama" comes from the Choctaw word meaning “clearers of the thickets,” inspiring the title of this fascinating book. It examines Alabama's early history beginning with the era of European colonization and culminating with the state's controversial secession from the Union.
The Isadora Interviews
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Isadora is an old witch with great magical power living alone in the fog-strewn forest of Letum Wood. As a Watcher, Isadora has the ability to see into the heart of any witch, a talent that makes her the perfect guardian of the prestigious Miss Mabel’s School for Girls. Join Leda, Camille, Michelle, and Priscilla, as they encounter Isadora on their quest to join the respected magical school.
Seven Sisters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Carrie Jo has a secret—she dreams about the past. The handsome and wealthy Ashland Stuart has hired her to uncover the history and the secrets of Seven Sisters, an aging antebellum mansion in downtown Mobile. Dreams, death and betrayal lead her back in time to uncover the truth about a missing young heiress and a web of secrets.