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Grandfathered
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
On a Saturday in March of 2017, Agents 32 and 33 venture to Grandfather Mountain (NC, USA) from Charlotte, via Blowing Rock. They take in the usual sites, adding unusual remarks. Then, under the Linn Cove Viaduct, they strike auditory gold. Approx. 3,000 words. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Sorry (or thankfully), no Mr. Malloy in this one. Movie rating: PG-13.
Waterfall Horror
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Agents 32 and 33 go to Blowing Rock (NC, USA) on a nice spring day to check out a waterfall where a tragedy occurred during the Great Depression. A heroine from that grim day has a connection to Charlotte and the Univ. of Texas. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 1500 words. Sex: No. Violence: No. Drug usage: No. Strangeness level: Low. Real-life accuracy: High.
A Tour to The Tower
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Biographical
Agents 32 and 33 take a trip from Charlotte to Blowing Rock (NC, USA) on a sleety March afternoon. The next day they do a cold-air hike up to the fire lookout tower on Flat Top Mountain. Notes are gathered and stories are left behind. Includes words and phrases from other agents. A 1900-word psecret psociety pshort pstory.
Isabella Propeller and the Magic Beanie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Ever dream of flying? Most of us have, and Isabella, a precocious young girl, is no exception! After a strange encounter with a mysterious "Wind Lady", and with the help of a magic beanie, Isabella's dream comes true! Set in the charming, real life village of Blowing Rock, North Carolina, and inspired by the area's unusual wind patterns and a local legend,
Haunting Evergreen
Series: The Evergreen Series, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Two ghost hunters investigate the Evergreen Bed & Breakfast. What they find during a night in the honeymoon suite will take them both by surprise.
Inheriting Evergreen
Series: The Evergreen Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Kristy Miller’s aunt dies suddenly, leaving Kristy her mountain home, Evergreen. Kristy discovers that Aunt Leslie had kept a few secrets from her family, including how she earned her fortune. One of her aunt’s secrets leads Kristy into a new relationship with the charming but stubborn Drew Stone. And then there’s the other secret—Evergreen might be haunted, sending Kristy in search of a ghost.
The Art of Acquiring: A Portrait of Etta & Claribel Cone
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,520. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
For four and a half decades, Etta and Claribel Cone roamed artists' studios and art galleries in Europe, building one of the largest, most important art collections in the world. In 1949, they awarded all their holdings to the Baltimore Museum of Art. In 2002, that collection was valued at nearly $1 billion, making them two of the most philanthropic art collectors of our age. This is their story.