Books tagged: midwest

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Mr. Hancock's Signature
Series: Novels of the Chain. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,360. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The dead walk in Monteray. The corpse of a nearly forgotten farmer named Hancock arrives via train. Ian Washington remembers Mr. Hancock and vows to return the body home. Yet Mr. Hancock's body will not rest while Ian works to reopen a cemetery, and the corpse staring each morning upon the doorstep forces the town to choose between the isolation of their fear or the hope of their fellowship.
Leona's Christmas Bucket List-At A Winter's Pace
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,880. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General
Leona Krebsbach found out just before Thanksgiving that she didn't have long to live. She took charge like she always did. She bought a small spiral notepad and title it Christmas Bucket List. On each page of that notepad, Leona listed something that she needed to get done while she still had time. Details like her funeral headed the list. She didn't want to leave anything for her daughters.
Benevolent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,640. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this award-winning, magic realism tale, all threads come together to paint a picture of the 80s and 90s in the Midwest, an intense and disaster-prone girl coming of age, her complicated ties to friends and family, and the legends that bind them all together, shaping their destiny. Includes a reader's guide and a sneak peak at the next book in this unconventional series.
Ashes (Ashes #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,850. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jennifer's life: anonymous. But when she survived a terrorist attack and her narrow escape became the iconic image of the event, that life was over. Sean’s life: retired. A covert agent forced into a quiet life. When he saw Jennifer’s rescue, he wanted to find those responsible for the attack, even if it meant turning rogue. Now their paths will cross in a way neither could have foreseen.
The Bridge Burner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,660. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Craig Parker's debut novel, The Bridge Burner, humorously illustrates an American family's transition to a new life at the dawn of the Great Recession. This entertaining melodrama is extraordinarily current, consistently funny, and, above all, sincere. Join Craig Parker on his journey from the Midwest's suburbia to the solace of the Central Rockies.
Emma's Gossamer Dreams-Nurse Hal Among The Amish-Book 5
Series: Nurse Hal Among The Amish, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Welcome to the Lapp farm near Wickenburg, Iowa. Come to visit and bring your sense of humor. Emma Lapp has been offered the teacher's job, but she dreams about the same fate that happens to all teenage Amish girls, marriage and a large family. Her dreams change when several single Amish men compete for her attentions. That turns her dreams to troubled nightmares.
Ripe with Possibilities: A Novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,100. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Sophie is accepted to a prestigious writing program in New York she knows she will have to turn it down to stay in the Midwest. That is until her best friend’s boyfriend Ethan, a moody artist she has a history of butting heads with tags along for the ride. Things come to blows when they are forced to share a tiny studio apartment and they soon find themselves heading down a dangerous path.
Zombie Tube
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Malcolm Tushton is a loser that lives at home with his parents. When Zombies attack the midwest, Malcolm and his friends flourish, creating a popular website that showcases their talent, which is killing zombies. But fame-even internet fame- has its price. When Malcolm is tapped for an important rescue mission, he must battle through a zombie infested Chicago.
Shake Away These Constant Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Jersey Devil Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thirty short short stories about twists in ephemeral truth, the way small amounts of time are dissected and put back together wrong, if at all.
Tomorrow's Road Home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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In 1989, Mel Carney set out to write a different kind of Christmas letter, and he dipped into his memories of growing up on an Iowa farm in the 40s and 50s. Over the years, his stories traveled from the farm to Viet Nam to the aftermath of 9/11 and became a way to connect the next generation with a childhood where hard work, faith and close family bonds created a backbone that supports him today.