Books tagged: appalachia

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Dark Rite
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,820. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Gryphonwood Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A small mountain town hides a dark secret. When his father’s death brings Grant Shipman to Wallen’s Gap, he believes his biggest problem will be dealing with the odd townsfolk. But something sinister is at work. A dark power rises, and a book of blood magic offers an unspeakable horror a gateway into the world of the living, and only Grant stands in the way of their Dark Rite.
Memories and Mean Chickens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00)
Celia is a strong woman from the American South. She lives and loves honestly. Orphaned as a teenager, she sees herself and her younger brother into adulthood. Her brother goes to war as she marries a man who claims love at first sight. Tragically, she loses them both. In her grief, Celia discovers a new and lasting love with a man who long admired her from afar. Bravely, she follows her heart.
Crooked Roads : Grave Plot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,140. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
#3 in the Sheriff Jack Stanley series. A red haired girl is found lying dead against a tombstone in a rural church cemetery. Another girl is missing. Jack and his team gather clues that make connections for treason leading through a group of rocket design engineers that call themselves The Red Unicorn. The clues twist and turn along crooked roads.
Sanctified
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
(5.00)
The people of a county in the southern Appalachian highlands have looked to Judge Jonathan Steadings to administer justice and keep the peace among the Cherokee, the Negroes, and the white folk on their mountain for more than two decades, but when a prominent member of the community commits an unspeakable evil against a young black musician, the judge cannot give the people the justice they seek.
Crooked Roads Ginseng War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Ginseng War is #2 in the Crooked Roads, Sheriff Jack Stanley series. 45000+ words. A growing cast of Middle Appalachian Characters living in the 21st Century under 20th Century values and in places that never change.
Crooked Roads Switch Back
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,030. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Switch Back ~ #1 Sheriff Jack Stanley Series A returning soldier weaves a web of confusion on his way to creating a national emergency. Follow Sheriff Jack Stanley as he uncovers and tracks the clues.
Blue Suede Shoes and the Thunderbirds – more Our Millie Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Stories about a young girl growing up in Appalachia with her family and friends.
The Day Job
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,920. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Politics is always dirty. Sometimes dirtier than other times. And, once in a while politics can get deadly. Franc Donahue gets a case shoved his way. He doesn’t really have much choice. It pays the bills. It stinks but a fellow has got to eat and buy bullets.
King and Other Chilling Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,860. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
King and Other Chilling Tales is a collection of six adrenaline pumping horror short stories. In this collection you’ll walk alongside the legions of the walking dead, and the fierce monsters of myth that roam the mysterious forests of Appalachia. Also in the western tale, “The Heist” Thacker unleashes an original creature of his own creation called, “The Deadin" upon his readers.
Mercy (A Southern Gothic Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In this Southern Gothic short, a sheltered, impoverished teenager seeks to impress a neighbor boy, with destructive results. This story explores poverty, neglect, mental illness, and misogyny in rural Appalachia. This story originally appeared in Printer's Devil Review.