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Clearing the Thickets: A History of Antebellum Alabama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,610. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » North America
Herbert James Lewis’ new, extensive book on antebellum Alabama joins Quid Pro Books' History & Heroes Series. The name "Alabama" comes from the Choctaw word meaning “clearers of the thickets,” inspiring the title of this fascinating book. It examines Alabama's early history beginning with the era of European colonization and culminating with the state's controversial secession from the Union.
Rose Bush
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,890. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014 by Deer Hawk Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
As a problem solver, Dudley Redfern takes a job in a tiny Georgia town. As he hides from the grief of losing his wife, he soon becomes embroiled in an age-old scandal and needs to find an elegant solution to protect not only himself, but also the town, his friends and new love interest.
Still Wind, Forgotten Days
Price: Free! Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Still Wind, Forgotten Days contains enchanting stories of people who face impossible odds and life’s tragic moments. But, through their determining willpower and blessings from God, they are able to overcome the obstacles and endure life’s problems to achieve victory.
The Inheritance
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Could history’s greatest works of art be the product of a dark secret? Follow artifact hunter, Andrew Game, on a clandestine assignment to uncover the ancient truth. But not before a young writer named, Cutty Abbott, unwittingly discovers the cleverly devised secret: a chain letter written by H.P. Lovecraft, and unknowingly sets the chain into motion causing Lovecraft’s ghost to come calling.
Crashed America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Adventure » General
When Joe sets off for those United States of America he has a whole list of plans, dreams, schemes and delusions to be lived out against an idealised Americana backdrop. Killing Jesus isn't exactly among them but, as ever, life does its own thing.
Boats Against the Current
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Set in the riotous 60s, published by Little Brown in '87, a novel of a people's governor and a Southern reporter still resonates with the moral choices strong people face. "... A powerful, intriguing tale of the South in its recent time of troubles. Master storyteller that he is, Mr. Logue weaves a narrative of newspapering, politics, and violence that crackles with suspense...." --Willie Morris
Covered Bridges of the South
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers. Descriptions to all of the Southern States of Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia's 66 Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, including Color Photographs. GPS and written directions. Photo tips for each bridge. A short history of Covered Bridges and the various Truss Types. Recommended tours of each state.
Tupperware and Lies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Someone left the gate open and Tommy ran out from a small Louisiana town into the world of the professional gunman. I witnessed his life from a distance until he came home one Thanksgiving.
Like the Moon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In this charming novel, Mary Lewis Deans Foote captures, the style, rhythm and heart of a small, rural community in the South. From the first sentence to the last, Ms. Dean draws the reader in with colorful dialect and lovable, eccentric characters. In vibrant hues, Like the Moon, weaves the fabric of a community through it's oral storytelling traditions.
Under the Cypress Moon
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 205,770. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The Crady family once owned the Jones/King family. Generations later, Mark Crady and T.L. King have been friends longer than either can remember. Once Mark falls in love with T.L.'s sister, he is unsure whether his friendship can be sustained while juggling the impending death of his bigoted father and keeping alive the family business that provides everything for the town