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The Best Damned Squirrel Dog (Ever)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
This short Civil War ghost story, set in the contemporary South, shows how the act of settling a simple bet can sometimes change history.
Only I Can Define Me: Releasing Shame and Growing Into My Adult Self
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,220. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ms. Foman's memior discusses the price to be paid for unlearning everything that she was taught as a child when she made the decision to leave a family that suffered generations of mental illness and addictions. Ms. Foman quit high school, got pregnant as a teenager and found the strength to enter law school even as a welfare mother.
Tattletale Roadhouse
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,180. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Tony Lindsay's first venture into social commentary and rural humor is a riotous collection of vignettes rooted in the Deep South and skewering preachers, salesmen, marriage, big shots and especially the downhome, hard-drinking, overly affectionate folks who are his heroes.
The Fortunate Ones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two young women, living a stone's throw apart, are separated into two different worlds by Bigotry and sexism. Although they have nothing in common on the surface they share a common dream to escape the Deep South to a place where they can live out their dreams.
Down South
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Price: Free! Words: 10,380. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A short fiction sampler. Each story is a quick and economical read - seven or fewer pages in length.
David
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,580. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Goblinbrook Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This mystery-thriller takes the reader on a journey from a small town in Louisiana to the art centers of Europe. Two men attempt to solve a five-hundred-year-old mystery that involves stolen antiquities. Murder and intrigue follow them on their quest to find the answer to a question that has puzzled scholars for half a millennium.
Red Clay and Roses
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A fictionalized true story of life in the Deep South during the time of Jim Crow Law, and before Roe vs. Wade. Women were supposed to keep quiet and serve, abortion was illegal, adoption difficult, and racism rampant. The discovery of an old ledger opens a window into the dynamics of the 1950s-60s, when the world was beginning to change.
Murder by Syllabub
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The murderous ghost of a colonial gentleman is prowling the hallways of the old Smithwood plantation house in Virginia. When the “ghost” turns up dead on the dining room carpet, it is up to Ellen McKenzie and her Aunt Mary to identify the killer before their friend Elizabeth Smithwood is arrested. After all, it was a glass of Elizabeth’s creamy syllabub that killed him.
Tres Bien New Orleans Recipes - La Petite Chef
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Series: Jay Simpson - Children's Cookbooks, Book 10 ยท La Petite Chef - Children's Cookbooks, Book 10. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013 by Wingback Books. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Cooking & Food
Enjoy this creative family cookbook which will help teach your children the art of making great Cajun and Creole dishes. It is a comprehensive guide of how to create different meat, fish and vegetarian Dishes from New Orleans. Become a more confident family, learning to cook in the kitchen & enjoy your creations.
James - Memories of my Brother
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Price: $5.01 USD. Words: 25,130. Language: American English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Frank Hart always looked up to his brother. Their father, killed in a drunken gun duel, their unreliable mother having abandoned them - these two discarded boys make their way out of the Deep South, surfacing thousands of miles away in New York City as two well-educated young men in the Great Depression. These are the epic tales of my late grandfather’s early days with his beloved brother, James.