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The Chronicles of Burntown, Pt. 1
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Price: Free! Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
July, 2021. For the better half of a century, the quiet village of Kentsburg, Mississippi has languished in the rural south, largely unknown to the outside world. When the electricity is knocked out following a series of mysterious flashing lights in the fields, several teens go to investigate. What they encounter are deadly machines that seem intended to keep them prisoners of the town.
My Kin (Mostly true stories about growing up Southern)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In the South, family ties are strong but often as tangled as the kudzu that grows wild along the highways. This collection contains six humorous and charming southern tales. Each one shows a family at its best and worst, through the eyes of a girl learning what kin means when you grow up southern. These stories are told with a helping of humor, a pinch of forgiveness and a dash of dismay.
Buying the Farm
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 139,480. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Missi Jennings wants a different life for herself. When her overly-critical mother dies tragically, new information comes to light that changes everything Missi ever believed about herself. The cynical, solitary woman sets out to uncover the truth, and finds more than she ever bargained for. Family secrets give way to family love in this poignant story.
The Secret of Bishop Hill
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Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Rachel Clark is trying her best not to go crazy. Following her divorce, she packs up everything she owns and moves back home to Bishop’s Hill, Mississippi; a sleepy little town steeped in antebellum history, southern charm and a trio of eccentric neighbors. She soon discovers however that her neighbors each possess a wonderful secret. A secret that will change Rachel's life forever.
Windows Into the Past
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
"Windows Into the Past" is my recollection of growing up on a farm in south Mississippi during the depression. In a series of connected short stories, it highlights the part I played as a young girl and the hard work and pleasures of farm life. It shows how kids can not only survive, but thrive, under unthinkable conditions while doing chores that were dangerous but expected.
Stardust Summer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Single mom Grace Mason doesn't believe in miracles, magic, or love at first sight. She likes the quiet life, complete with her son, their house, and her teaching job. When Grace's estranged father dies, her life changes and long-kept secrets are revealed. Stardust Summer explores the complexities of forgiveness, what it means to be a family, and the fabulous possibility of falling in love again
Debbie's Hellmouth
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Series: Wister Town. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,750. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013 by Matthew Sawyer. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Debbie Menon has a unique pseudo-Victorian house she must sell – because her soul is held in proxy for that same disowned portal into Hell. Yet the evil nature of the place makes it unsaleable. Fortunately, Debbie’s not totally helpless – she’s been to Art school.
Riverboats and Roses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Riverboats and Roses takes place in the late 1800s along the Mississippi River. Martha Fairbanks must face the death of her husband, Riverboat Captain Anderson Fairbanks, who has been killed in an accident on the river. Martha and her grown son lament the loss of husband and father. But, the grief-stricken widow has an added torment—a secret which she dare not share.
The Handsome Ones
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 95,670. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Cupaha, called “the handsome ones” and numbering some 5,000 souls, lived for a time on this earth. We have absolute proof of their existence. What we don’t have is the story of their disappearance. This ebook is their story.
The Water Pistol Zombie Killers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Two slackers wandering the woods of Louisiana and Mississippi six months after the Zombie discover an unbelievable way to make the undead really "dead dead." They rescue four young women and become the heroes of the apocalypse.