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Embrace the Rain: A Novel
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,260. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010 by Chances Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Critically acclaimed novelist and Mississippi native, Michael Holloway Perronne explores how a forbidden teen romance and the violent act of a desperate boy forever binds a community in post-Katrina coastal Mississippi.
Burn Out
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,270. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Elizabeth Murphy has conversed with animals all her life. When she takes a temp clerk job at Division HQ of the county fire department, she discovers irregularities that not only jeopardize but target fire fighters, including her husband. Curious and determined, she visits the scenes of suspicious fires and elicits valuable information, however from unusual sources. Animals.
Bearin's: The Book
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,240. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Essay » Sociology
Bearin’s (bâr'ĭns)—When you’re on the water, the act of figuring out where you are and what’s going on is known as “getting your bearings.” The same applies to life itself. In the Northeast, we often don’t fuss around with the letter “g” at the ends of our words. Therefore, “Bearin’s”—which has been a column in Commercial Fisheries News for over 20 years. This book is a collection of those columns
Life on a Coastal Tug
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
Pleasure boaters will frequently see tugs and ships, but were they anything other than a moving blip on the seascape to the observer? I have worked on coastal tugs for over thirty years and I can tell you that it's not just a skill and a job, but an entire way of life. This book gives an idea as to what daily life is like on a commercial, sea going tugboat.
The Red Subaru
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 46. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » General
They thought they were driving their Subaru along the coast on a normal day, but then the impossible started happening. A dark fantasy short story.
Winds of Destiny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A Short Story - Sitting alone in a bar on her 40th birthday wasn’t something Katherine Armand had ever planned. A big-shot developer was flying into her sleepy, coastal fishing village to discuss building a resort. Except Anderson sent his top man to broker the deal...and Katherine hadn’t planned on having to bargain with the man who had broken her heart fifteen years ago, ever again.
The Compromise
Price: Free! Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A young dreamer gets a second chance; an old man confronts his demons
Langford Mud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,010. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A humorous novel about life in the small coastal village of Langford Quay in the nineteen fifties. The book is by turns charming, witty and bitingly astute.
Breathing Space
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,680. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Turquoise Morning Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lydia’s vacation on Hyde Island turns into a journey of self-discovery. The island so entices her that she decides to stay, forsaking her family and obligations in Toronto. Her new life on the lush green island is peopled with a hippy scientist, a dashing southern gentleman, a slimy boss, and an undocumented Mexican hotel maid with a sad history.
When Angels Cry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,390. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Called back to her hometown on the Oregon Coast, Abigail Daniels struggles with the sudden death of her mother. The doctor calls the death a heart attack--but Abigail believes she was more likely frightened to death. Abigail delves into the town's secrets. The more she uncovers layers of possible murder suspects, could the motive for murder be buried treasure washed ashore 150 years earlier?