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Her Life as She Knew It
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,180. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
For readers who believe that the best lives are built on the firmest foundations. As Caroline fights to right the wrongs former friends did to her, she uncovers secrets that lay bare the shame of people she's known and loved all her life. In the end, she learns a lesson that only her devout Christian father could teach—about love, loyalty and letting go.
The Jekyll Island Enigma
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,690. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nazi dreams of conquest plus the greed of a Russian-American industrialist profiteer, partnered to swap munitions for gold at Jekyll Island, weeks before Pearl Harbor propelled the US into WWII. It could have worked except “Murphy's Law”, a crop-duster, a Redneck poacher, a society dame, Club staff and a Royal Navy hero joined forces to thwart the best laid plans of the “Master Race”.
Sex, Dead Dogs And Me
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,700. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011 by Champagne Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Life for a young man in the deep, rural "Ward Cleaver-less" South of the sixties and seventies sure ain't redeeming but it sure is fun!
The Dirt Eaters
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Set in the 1960s of America's rural south, a young black woman is forced to reckon with her cultural eating disorder of eating dirt.
Just Pretend
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Emilia Lane has experienced a lot of emotional distress over the past year; a failed engagement to her jack-ass of an ex-fiancé, the death of her Granny Lane and a return move to her childhood home. Now, just as she's on the verge of getting her life back on track; she finds herself unexpectedly re-united with the jack-ass, and the number one suspect in a murder investigation.
The Rodeo Dog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
What's a dog do when his master dies and he ends up homeless and hungry? Join the rodeo! This dusty road-bitten story stars Willy Nilly, whose heroic actions in the face of two bulls change his destiny forever. He hits the road with the rodeo clown Huck, who runs Huckleberry's Hounds, the best dog show around. What Huck doesn't know is that Willy Nilly can perform the stunt of all stunts.
AFRAID - Tidbits of the Macabre
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,630. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Two-time Bram Stoker-winning, veteran horror author Elizabeth Massie offers up a collection of some of her more obscure horror shorts, a sampling spanning nearly the entire length of her 27-year career thus far. AFRAID opens the collection with a new poem, "Afraid," which plays with the question, "Why do we read horror?" There are 13 tales in all from a master storyteller.
A Pair of Creepy Shorts
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Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A Pair of Creepy Shorts is two dark tales by southern writer, Cal Noble. Includes: "Review" and "Uncollected Temptation" ****** These aren't intended to be knock-your-socks-down and scare-your-breeches-off scary. They are just two very short, dark tales. Comments appreciated.
The '51 Rocks
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Price: Free! Words: 28,140. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Based on the true story of the losingest team in baseball. Batboy Bobby McRainey relates the day to day struggles of a last place ball club and whites only baseball. But, when the owner signs 5 Negro Leaguers and integrates Southern Baseball, Bobby discovers that even losing teams have immortal moments. "...perhaps a Denzel Washington movie in this novel" --Publishers Weekly
Under the Rocks
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Every summer, thousands of people flock to the Rappahannock River, swimming, picnicking, and frolicking in the water. And every year, dozens of people drown in its churling depths. Some say alcohol's a factor; some believe it's plain carelessness. More often than not, most people say, it's just a horrible accident. But they're wrong. And Jason Riddle's about to find out just how wrong.