Books tagged: appalachian

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Foreclosure Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,060. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In his second year as the lay pastor of a small country church Tim Sloan once again is confronted with a mysterious death. This time his own nightmare-driven depression and the chronic poverty of his Appalachian community force him to face the reality that he too may be facing foreclosure time.
Philbrick's Appalachian Trail Public Transportation Guide, Complete Edition: Georgia to Maine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,650. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Transportation » Public Transportation
Want to hike the A.T. but need help getting there and back? Now there's a public transportation guide with comprehensive, detailed, and practical information to help any hiker get to or from just about any spot on the Trail by bus, plane, train, and dial-a-ride. Newly revised and current. The only public transportation guide available anywhere for thru-hikers, section hikers, or weekend warriors.
Jack and the Varmints
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Box Of Light. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
As Jack walks down the road, he comes across a dog, then a cat, then a rooster and finally a donkey, all of whom are old and feeling useless. They join Jack on his adventure, foil a trio of robbers and get rich in the bargain. No bad for a day's walk. Retold with Rand Whipple's wonderful turn of phrase and sense of humor.
Celestrina and the Wee Door to Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
A little blue butterfly, Celestrina, leads two sensitive, young sisters to an old hemlock tree with a thick root that grew up, over and back down to form a tiny door on a path that meanders up the side of a mountain. Once on the other side of the "wee door to life," the girls hear and see aspects of life as shared by others hiking up and down the path to the home of a famous writer and poet.
I'd Rather Not Be Dead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,610. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by Hedgie Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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Drew McKinney never liked living in Pine Bridge, North Carolina, but she liked it a lot better than being dead there. No way does she want to haunt this stupid hick town for the rest of forever. She doesn't want to haunt anywhere if she can help it. But can she?
Amber and Blue
Series: Amber and Blue, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,890. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
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Alex was just an adventurous kid when he saved a young girl’s life. Years later, sudden bouts of recurring nightmares drove him to find her, only to have her ripped from his life by a lunatic. He was forced to call on a criminal for help. Was his love strong enough to protect her once more? Not from the grip of the madman who took her, but from the arms of the criminal who saved her
Finding Mount Guyot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,660. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
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A fast-paced, laugh-out-loud backpacking story about a whiskey-drinking, blue-collar kid from the flatlands of Cleveland, Ohio who gets it into his head that he wants to be a mountain man. Starting in 1977, this book follows Johnny Rez and a quirky cast of companions through fourteen rollicking adventures in the Great Smoky Mountains and Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Laughs, action, and romance.
Auraria: A Novel
Price: Free! Words: 118,970. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Fact and fancy are intertwined cleverly and seamlessly in a top-notch, thoroughly American fantasy.” Publishers Weekly (starred review). Taking its inspiration from a real Georgia ghost town, Auraria is steeped in the folklore of the Southern Appalachians, where the tensions of natural, supernatural and artificial are still alive.
Refined by Fire
Price: Free! Words: 64,210. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Kat Keller is engaged to Atlanta’s most eligible bachelor, but could he be a man who will stop at nothing, even murder, to get what he wants? In this mystery romance, Kat flees to her beloved aunt and uncle in the Tennessee mountains to find answers. Among family and friends, she rediscovers the love God holds for her and finds a future she never expected.
The Tale of Ole Green Eyes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Boys and girls alike will be enthralled, as they turn the pages to see what happens when Brittany and Nicole venture into the Applachian woods of East Tennessee after their papaw warn them of wild animals. Will they encounter the same black panther, "Ole Green Eyes", as Great-Grandma Sarah did when she was a young girl? Read, The Tale of Ole Green Eyes to find out!