Books tagged: southern literature

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Landrien Moriset
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From a mysterious locket to a dusty old photo album and a box of diaries, what Philadelphia attorney Landrien Moriset discovers in her childhood home threatens to turn her carefully crafted life upside down. Taking the reader on a journey from snowy Pennsylvania to backwoods Arkansas, LANDRIEN MORISET is Berneta L. Haynes’ quiet, suspenseful novel about love, secrets, survival, and sacrifice.
Shadow of the Blue Ridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,610. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
Despite having traveled all over the world in the last fifty years, with extended residences in Japan, Thailand, and Cyprus, the author of this anthology kept coming back, in person and imagination, to the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. The twenty-six stories in this collection, written over a fifteen-year period, are all set within sight of this range of mountains.
Slice of the South Stories
Price: Free! Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of short stories depicting characters growing up in a small southern town. A neat collection humorous fiction.
27 Views of Wilmington
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,150. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
27 Views of Wilmington: The Port City in Prose & Poetry showcases the literary life of one of North Carolina’s most popular cities. 27 Wilmington writers contribute their “views” to this local anthology, capturing the city, both present and past. They offer a broad and varied picture of the Port City—from its natural beauty to its influx of newcomers to its efforts to come terms with its past.
What Daniel Did With His Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
What Daniel Did With His Life follows Arkansas country boy Ben Goodman through childhood and adolescence, focusing primarily on the period when he crosses paths with the book’s other protagonists, Pennsylvania-raised brothers Ethan and Daniel Henry. The book is both a coming of age novel and a love story told in fine, understated Southern tradition, reminiscent of Flannery O’Connor.
The Unvanquished: A Reader's Guide to the William Faulkner Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
William Faulkner has a reputation as a "difficult" author -- but he doesn't have to be! With this new guide, The Unvanquished can be easy to understand. Included are: a chapter-by-chapter summary and commentary on the story, a thorough description of all the characters, a biography of William Faulkner, suggestions for essay topics, and much more.
27 Views of Greensboro
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Eno Publishers. Categories: Essay » Literature
27 Views of Greensboro features the works of twenty-seven contemporary writers who write about life in their hometown. In a variety of genres and a wide-range of subjects they create a sense of place, a storied mosaic about the Gate City (and along the way explain why it's called the Gate City). Writers include Fred Chappell, Michael Parker, Diya Abdo, Quinn Dalton, Jim Schlosser, Jim Dodson.
Summer of Frogs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
During a hot, lazy summer in Georgia, 16-year-old Trixie sorts through the complexity of her parents' marriage, jealousy towards her adorable kid sister, and ambivalence about the religion she inherited. From a generation before texting and social media, Trixie relies on her best friend and partner-in-mischief, her vivid imagination, and her love of nature. For Trixie, it is the summer of frogs.
Cody: Clicking Beat on the Brink of Nada
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
By turns funny, romantic, erotic, and sad, this evocative novel brilliantly recreates the landscape of late adolescence, when friendships seem eternal and loves reincarnate.
Finding Charley
Series: Full Circle Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
With the help of Cash and the Kluft Girls, she devises a plan to take down Dylan. Will she succeed, or will she find that she will never escape his hold? Once this plan is put in place, who will be by her side when it comes to an end? And will this plan include Joe?