The Harvest by Scott Nicholson
Approx. 98,980 words.
Published on September 1, 2010 by
Haunted Computer Books.
When an alien entity lands in the Southern Appalachian Mountains, a clairvoyant psychology professor, a drunken dirt farmer, and a disillusioned tycoon must team up to stop it before the infection spreads. A science fiction pulp thriller. Revised edition of 2003 mass market paperback.