Books tagged: appalachia

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Coal Dust
By Maxine Noble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,600. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction
Kati Abbott watches as her brother is taken to Coal Town. He is forced to work long hours deep in the mines. Men guard the town ready to shoot escapees. Kati must try to save him. Aided by a group of run-a-ways, she finds an inner strength she did not know existed, she also discovers an unexpected friendship with a boy marked by a curse. A boy who is willing to risk everything for her.
Home Again
By Wayne White
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction
Reverend Thornton Randolph raises a family with 6 children in a small Appalachian town in the mid-1950s. When he learns his eldest daughter Abby is pregnant, he holds the neighbor’s son Buck Simpson responsible, marries them in a shotgun wedding and runs them into exile to hide the shocking truth.
The Day Job
By Charles Moore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,920. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction
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.
Blue Suede Shoes and the Thunderbirds – more Our Millie Stories
By Judy Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction
Stories about a young girl growing up in Appalachia with her family and friends.
Crooked Roads Switch Back
By KC Reedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,030. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction
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.
Crooked Roads Ginseng War
By KC Reedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
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.
From the Hills and Hollows of Appalachia - Poems, True Stories & Tall Tales
By Melanie R. Snapp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012 by New Concord Press. Category: Fiction
Unvarnished, uninhibited humor, exposing the hidden human nature within us all. Poems of family and true stories are an endearing rendition of love, happiness, sorrow, and the unusual that will paint a picture in the mind. Many of the writings were inspired by actual experiences throughout the author's life.
Sanctified
By Joseph Edwards
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction
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.
The Drowning of Chittenden
By Rebecca Williamson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,870. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2012 by D. M. Kreg. Category: Fiction
Janie Bainbridge wants to go home. Find her roots in the foothills of Appalachia. But the old homeplace drowned when the river flooded the valley. Janie is determined to uncover the truths of her family's past, a truth that seems to involve moonshine. Janie's mother died protecting those secrets. And now someone wants to stop Janie from finding the truth. Someone has to kill again...
Crooked Roads : Grave Plot
By KC Reedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,140. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Fiction
#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.