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The Stories of Jenny Wiley: Exploring the History and the Legends
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Jenny Wiley was living in 1780s Virginia when a band of Native Americans attacked her frontier home, killed her children and took her captive, dragging her across rugged mountains and swift-running rivers to present-day Kentucky. THE STORIES OF JENNY WILEY unravels the history behind her legend and looks at the storytellers who honored her memory and carried her story into the 21st century.
The Killing Chamber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,630. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young man is found dead in a private art gallery. Who is he? Where did he come from? Who killed him? Johnny “Clubs” Murdock is present at the discovery of the body. Murder could happen any town; in any neighborhood like this one. But, it occurred in Murdock’s corner of the world and without trying, with every passing day, he seems to burrow deeper into the mystery.
Charles Manson The Ancestry Of A Mass Murderer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Numerous true crime books have been published about the crimes of serial killer Charles Manson. My ebook differs from these types of books. I have written about the maternal and paternal genealogy of Manson's biological father, his stepfather, and his mother. I hope that readers will enjoy finding out about his roots in Kentucky. His family history can also be traced to OH, NC, NY, WVA, and VA.
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
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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
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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.