Books tagged: texas fiction

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House of Love
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,780. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Young Paul moves to his grandparents’ house after his sister drowned. A medium to the spirit world, his great-grandmother Big Mama teaches Paul to communicate with the living and the dead, opening a door that forces Paul to realize he will never return to his life as it was before. House of Love is about family, forgiveness and the unshakable bonds that unite family through life and afterlife.
White Heat, White Ashes
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 44,140. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010 by CyPress Publications. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When a Hispanic family is killed in a tragic fire, Peter is scrutinized by the police, and his world makes little sense. His best friend ignores him, and he is lured into the frightening world of a secret militia. Peter becomes an unlikely hero: saving Jerrod and his sister, undermining a second hate-crime, and finding the courage to believe in his convictions.
My First Date with Jolene, and Her Cousin, Billy-Bob
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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College freshman Simon Nance has a problem. He’s a California surfer-dude, starting college in rural Texas. He’s kind-of-sort-of on a date with the girl of his dreams. And his ‘date’ has a chaperone. A six-foot four dude with a shotgun, who’s looking for an excuse to shoot him in the postremo. Let’s see if Simon survives the evening.
Sharpest Tool in the Shed
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
Tune into rural Texas’ radio station KRAP (don’t touch that dial, there’s KRAP on it!) as a pair of down-home country DJs try their damnedest to stop a murder…all while they’re still on the air.
Winter's Coming, Winters Gone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,190. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Adventure » General
These Marines might have been the kids on your block. But the treacherous jungle war marked them and estrangement at home set them apart. This is their tale of betrayal and broken promises, in Vietnam and America. It is also a story of reconciliation. Winter’s Coming, Winters Gone begins in Vietnam, carries the reader through the turbulent anti-war period, and concludes in Austin, Texas.
Grace Falling Like Rain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The year is 1875, and Allie is on her way home to South Texas. Allie grew up hearing stories about a little boy & his mother taken by the Apaches, & after six long years were found and rescued. Little did she know, history would repeat itself 18 years later, & she would be right in the middle of it. Allie develops relationships with two brothers- one out of love, & the other out of fear. Book 1.
Missy Porter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,630. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Sixteen-year-old Missy Porter disappeared without a trace fifty years ago. Her high-school beau, Odie McAllen, now in his seventies, talks of their love and of the profound effect Missy and her loss have had on his life. He talks of conscious life choices and the changes that seem to happen on their own before we are even aware.
Dog on a Rope
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,510. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Weeks before the conventions, the president dies from dabbling in cocaine and a heat stroke fells his folksy challenger. Politics as usual breaks out with assassins, voting machine hackers and a prosecutor who kidnaps an American official for a war crimes trial. A man who lost his dreams must find his way home through a twisted American landscape, and discovers we all are the dog on a rope.
Baby Sings The Boos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In each of these original Boo and Baby stories from the author of The Cowboy's Baby and Talking To The Dead Guys, something always goes wrong. These tales introduce you to two of the quirkiest animals that Texas has ever seen. There's singing involved here somewhere. It says so right in the title. You're going to enjoy their screwball adventures, and you're going to laugh.