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A Month in The Deep South
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018 by Murray Gough. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A book for travellers, actual or armchair, interested in America's southern states. 70 quality photos from a month-long independent road tour highlight the wide range of what the Deep South has to offer. These are supported by travel notes, route maps, and the author's accommodation and restaurant selections. The book provides a useful template for anyone considering a similar road tour.
Graceland on Wheels
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,530. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A collection of six crime novelettes that take you on a trip through the more off-beat regions of law enforcement.
All the Way Home
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,780. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Some journeys are simply ordinary. Others take you to places beyond your imagination and can change your heart forever. Life is harsh and racial tensions high in the hills of Kentucky as the Great Depression sets in. Maisy and her friends, Promise and Booker, embark on a journey that is exciting, terrifying, tragic, joyful, and ends in a place they never thought possible.
The Picker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lincoln Barker, the fastest picker of cotton in the Deep South, escapes from his new master and vows never to work for free again. He begins a journey to Ohio, to seek freedom and a new life, leaving a trail his relentless owner is determined to follow. But the Picker faces formidable challenges when he ends up In Maryland and lands in the hands of his angry master. It's do or die!
The Hanging Tree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,810. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
When South Carolina plantation owner Samuel Worthington liberates his slaves, he offers them some land in exchange for their continued service. His best worker, Jeffrey, accepts and begins building a life for his freed family. But upon Samuel’s death, everything changes. His son, Jake, alters the agreement, setting in motion a destructive pendulum that swings relentlessly for generations.
A Ghostly Shade of Pale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,070. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
A Ghostly Shade of Pale, the first installment of the Michael Parker trilogy now used in many schools, follows an idealistic Parker from Ole Miss to the front lines of the first drug wars. Romance, brutality, and faith merge in a Southern Gothic novel about a culture in transition. Death lurks around every corner from mobsters, corrupt politicians, and an antagonist who is the stuff of nightmares.
Sign of the Times
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
How does the community respond to the "No More White Guilt" sign at the We Got It All Storemart? Is the owner serious or has his knucklehead assistant, Algonquin, messed up again? Jimi Strawberry, Reverend Tinsdale, Odeen Fleeter, the local radio station and the owner's wife have a few things to say.
One Late Afternoon in Lower Alabama: A Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Five Intense short stories. Visit Pamplona, watch as a smart-aleck is trained in the best possible way; a young mother-to-be and her escort say goodbye in a bus terminal; enter a village on patrol to the sound of fireworks... or is it? In southern Alabama, things move at their own pace and are very seldom what they seem. These character-driven stories will remind you of Hemingway's later works.
Old Suits: A Collection
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Literary
These are ten intense short stories from backwoods fishing in Montana to war in Southeast Asia to the rural south to Pamplona and more... so much more. Literary and genre alike, these character-driven short stories will remind you of Hemingway's works in his later years.
Consuela & Other Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
If you enjoy Hemingway's descriptive narrative, you will enjoy these five intense short stories. Ranging from the rural midwest to a small town in the deep south to the Sacramento Mountains of New Mexico to the back-country trout streams of Michigan to a steamy jungle in Southeast Asia, they will lead the reader on a rollercoaster ride of emotion.