Books tagged: mississippi

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The Hunt for Sunan
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You set the price! Words: 63,920. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Yanus recently immigrated to the US. He amused his colleagues with his fascination with UFO's. When he vanishes on a business trip to Louisiana Daniel and Nadine must find their co-worker while running for their own lives. Was there more to his UFO obsession than just curiosity? Was he leaving clues for Daniel and Nadine? Did Yanus bring more with him than the desire for freedom and prosperity?
United States Post Offices Volume 7 The Lower Mississippi Valley
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps
The seventh volume in a set of eight that comprises an alphabetical listing of the over 166,000 post offices that have ever operated in the 50 United states from 1776 to date. The listing for each office contains a county location, dates of operation and a Scarcity Index (S/I) value that offers postmark collectors with a guide to the relative value of postmarks from that post office.
Prior Knowledge
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,530. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A murder, bloody, foul, unholy, has been committed in a Benedictine Priory. Father Superior must solve the mystery to save the foundation; but he must depend on more than faith, logic, or luck. The solution must come by way of Prior Knowledge.
Embrace the Rain: A Novel
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,260. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010 by Chances Press, LLC. Category: 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.
Fresh Frozen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,130. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After movie star Allyn Saxton survives a string of broken relationships, she looks to science to have a baby. Her plans of seclusion go awry when an Internet spy breaks through the reproductive center's security to steal her embryos. But there is competition. A policeman and his tormented wife are patients, she so desperate for pregnancy that she will kill. Human tissue becomes a fatal commodity.
House Call
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While Dr. Knox Chamblee struggles to build a medical practice, a nurse is found floating in a bloody bathtub, and his physician mentor falls to a frozen death. The suspect is Dr. Aslyn Hawes, whose jealousy of the victims cloaks her in suspicion. As the investigation unfolds and a psychotic killer plans to strike again, Chamblee's career is sabotaged by reverse sexual discrimination.
Points of Origin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,060. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Small southern towns are never sleepy, particularly in Larkspur, MS, where homes burst into flames and lives crumble. It is the suspicious death of a young woman that costs surgeon Dan Foxworth his life. While son, Sher, plays hero, philandering trial lawyer Cordell Pixler collects enemies. Many in the boiling town seek revenge against Pixler - some because of sex and some because of money.
A Time Before Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010 by Chances Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
In this poignant coming-of-age novel, a gay teen struggles to find his identity in the contrasting worlds of rural Mississippi and the big city of New Orleans. "Debut novelist Perronne presents a believeable and engaging cast of characters in this quiet tale of self-realization. -- Kirkus Discoveries Reviews, Jan. 2007" "A must own for fans of gay fiction." -- GayWired.com, Jan. 2006
Die Laughing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A black comedy revolving around stand-up comedian Alex Zachery and his uncanny knack for being in the wrong place at the worst of times. Follow his career as an amateur in Los Angeles clubs as he searches for love and meaning while constantly placing himself in harm’s way. In a strange series of unfortunate events he commits murder, and runs from L.A. to the glitz of 1960’s Las Vegas and ?
Lissy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
LISSY, the daughter of a black farmer in the Mississippi Delta, is surrounded by bigotry. It is a story enveloped by racial unrest. She dares to rise above it. Her roots are traced back to her Great-great-grandmother, a former slave named Sara Benten, whose diary inspires her to fight for what is right. Lissy finds love as well as freedom.