Books tagged: appalachian

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The Red Church
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,610. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A Stoker Award finalist. "Can you hear him a-knockin'?" A 13-year-old boy struggles with his faith when his mother joins a haunted Appalachian church led by Archer McFall, a mysterious preacher. As mutilated bodies turn up, a sheriff investigates and is tempted to join the congregation. "Sacrifice is the currency of God," McFall preaches, and if he gets his way, then everybody pays.
Faster Pastor
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 102,000. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010 by Ingalls Publishing Group, Inc. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Camber Berkley, a hopeful stock car driver, wrecks his car on a mountain road, literally crashing the funeral of a NASCAR fan. As punishment for his spectacular wreck,local authorities sentence him to spend two weeks teaching the local ministers to drive stock cars, so they can compete for the $2M legacy. Even Jesus' is in on the fun. Will the best man, or woman, win? Only God knows.
American Crossroads
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Five short stories of turning points. Kings of 772: A group of buddies gather for beer and poker. Cadillac Dreams: She saw him on the side of the road and had to pick him up. Just Like Fourth of July: A mother and daughter's day will end in a way never imagined. Steven Spielberg and The Magic Box: A young writer meets a famed movie director. Lesson of the Samurai: A soldier comes home from Iraq.
More Than Kin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Walt Johnson has been a rolling stone most of his life, moving from town to town and living on the edge of homelessness. Now he has run out of time as lung cancer has left him only months to live. Walt begins a quest to find the son with whom he lost contact decades earlier. Out of money, he gets a job at a small-town restaurant in an attempt to save enough to buy a bus ticket to find his son.
Seer's Blood
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,070. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Award-winning author Doranna Durgin has over 30 published novels (MMPB, trade, and hardcover) and another 19 short pieces. SEER'S BLOOD is an Appalachia-based coming of age fantasy in which a threatened community rediscovers its lost roots--and its magic--in the grit of an outcast girl, the heart of a stranger, and the loyalty of his hounds.
Log Cabin King
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Price: Free! Words: 24,700. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
A story of faith in the Appalachian Mountains
How the Hippies Ruin't Hillbilly Music
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Bluegrass
Being a Nice and Accurate Compendium of Recollections Delineating The Old Time String Band Revival From Washington Square to “Brother Where Art Thou” With interviews of: Mike Seeger: “New Lost City Ramblers” Roger Sprung: “The Shanty Boys” Nancy Banjo Sluys: “The Pilot Mountain Bobcats” Joe Thrift: “The Red Hots” And many more
Solemates - Lessons on Life, Love & Marriage from the Appalachian Trail
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 144,820. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Winner of the Coveted 2011 National Indie Excellence Book Award! What happens when a middle-aged couple with no previous backpacking experience, decides to test their 14-year marriage and spend six months hiking the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine in one continuous hike? Will their motto of "Quitting is not an option" be a blessing or a curse?
Faith, Love and Moonshine: An Appalachian Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Frank Jamison is an Appalachian man who relies heavily on his moonshining business to help his family endure the harsh times of the 1920s. However, when he finds out the local authorities and federal revenuers are out to dismantle his operation for the second time in three years, grave memories resurface for the seasoned moonshiner, ones that could ignite an old-fashioned backwoods shoot out.
The Tale of Ole Green Eyes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Boys and girls alike will be enthralled, as they turn the pages to see what happens when Brittany and Nicole venture into the Applachian woods of East Tennessee after their papaw warn them of wild animals. Will they encounter the same black panther, "Ole Green Eyes", as Great-Grandma Sarah did when she was a young girl? Read, The Tale of Ole Green Eyes to find out!