Books tagged: small town

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Love's Falls
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011 by Disquieted Dreams Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"Love's Falls" centers around a dying small town so eager for excitement that when a mysterious string of arsons begin to strike, they lay down arms to watch the burn.
The Rise and Fall of Bibi Karstad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Things can't get any worse for Bibi. Her New Age channeler mom has moved her to a total backwater burg, away from her dad and in the neighborhood of a spirit guide who scares the bejeebers out of her. If she doesn't get back to her father soon, she may lose her mind. Then on Halloween night, alone in her mother's bookstore, Bibi accidentally discovers she can levitate...completely out of control.
The Empress Rose
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Rose Voss isn't popular: people think her son is a terrorist and that hydroponics are good for nothing but marijuana, but she does know business. Bringing her struggling farm back from the dead and making a profit, while the Mom & Pop's around her withered away was a miracle- a miracle the town of Luscious, Missouri is desperate to have her repeat.
The Day the Zombies Came Walking up out of the Sea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011 by Blue Shark Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The smart beachgoing tourist packs plenty of sunscreen, uses a blanket to keep the sand out of his shorts, and always watches when the kids play in the ocean. But how many tourists know what to do when the rotting denizens of Hell come shambling out of the green Pacific? This is the problem for Lincoln City, Oregon, a beachfront town that wakes up one day to find it's been overrun by the undead.
A Quicker Blood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Disillusioned with her life as a lawyer in New York City, Karen B. Clark impulsively takes off for a convention in Chicago. There she meets another woman who shares her name,"K.B." When Karen learns that K.B. is dead, she decides to seize the moment and assume K.B.'s identity. But in her new setting, a small town in Wisconsin, she soon uncovers terrible secrets that lead her to fear for her life.
Convenient Love
Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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Penny works in her father's store while she studies business part-time. She alternates between fantasizing about co-worker Shawn Moore. and planning her escape. Shawn works to support his disabled mother. He refuses to look closely at Penny because she deserves better. When Penny's grandmother has a stroke, her escape plans are postponed. Can Shawn give Penny a reason to stay?
By The Howling (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries 1)
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,220. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When FBI Investigator, Charlotte Diamond, retired . . .she thought she had left her life of crime —solving it, that is — behind her . . . But the small waterfront community of Hopewell on the Choptank, with its wealthy artistically inclined inhabitants, is hiding old crimes and dark secrets beneath its outward quiet and affluence
In a Puff of Smoke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A little boy talks to an old man who counsels people. The little boys gives the old man a new perspective on his patients and shows him how to relieve their troubles in a puff of smoke.
We are the Monsters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,280. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
While cruising a dark country road late one Saturday night, five high school friends accidentally kill an old drunk. Hiding the body is easy. Lying about what happened is even easier. But lies have a way of breeding Monsters in Springdale, Kansas, and the Monsters have come to play.
Relief and Celebration
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Carl works hard. Every project must succeed, every project. Are successes cause for celebration or relief?