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Black Diamond
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011 by New Summerfield Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Texas boy in the 1950's learns about beginnings, endings, and the wheel of life at an old man's Black Diamond watermelon stand. This story earned a prize from Writer's Digest.
Maybe That Stops Now
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Betty stumbles into Holcombville, Iowa in 1955. She is starving until she meets Isaiah Marshall. Married quickly, she bears three sons. Then Isaiah disappears. At age 18, each of her sons leave home only to disappear like their father. Upon Betty's death, she requests that the townspeople arrange for her grandsons to come to her funeral and meet one another. What happened to their grandfather?
A Curly Tale
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You set the price! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
People come from far and wide to watch Glenda the belly-dancing pig perform! But Glenda is unhappy. She yearns for something more. When she visits an old rundown timber mill she realizes what she’s missing out on. She must make a choice between what she loves and her duty to her friend.
Bomber Overhead
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Price: Free! Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Three WWII British evacuees, separated from their parents struggle to survive in what, to them, is a strange culture.
Norbury's Confession
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,480. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"Norbury's Confession" is a historical fiction novel spanning the twentieth century, showing how the lives of the wealthy, patrician Norbury family of New York crosses paths with the Lambies, a hard working farm family from Minnesota. Set against the rise and fall of the asbestos industry in America, the story asks the question; "is it still murder if the only weapon used is a lie?
Sweet Farm of Mine
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Series: Sweet, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,420. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Ruth returns to the American Midwest when she discovers she wants her life to mean more. The road she chooses with her father Arlan, to buy and farm Old Charlie's place, gives her plenty of challenges to test her mettle. She also discovers a way of life that is in harmony with nature, where life is lived by the seasons, where food comes from soil, and where no good thing is easy.
Warm Stanchions and Red Barns With Blue Roofs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A chapbook of poetry celebrating rural life. If you believe rural American life is a poem, enjoy this collection of twenty-three poems, many of which have been published elsewhere. The collection winds through the seasons and tells the story of "The Last Happy Woman in America," the closing poem in the collection. Poems are free verse. Cover is an original sketch by the author.
Gracie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A rural homestead, a young family, a devastating incident. Gracie and Mac, along with their baby girl Madison, live onsite at the sheep station (ranch) that Mac manages. Tragedy strikes one night on the way home from visiting friends. Can they ever recover? Will their relationship survive? Will they...?
The Simple Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The Simple Time chronicles the challenges of two families, each unique but bound to the earth for their existence, caught in the tumultuous transition of the late 1950's and bound to the changes of the 60's that would forever change lives.
Angels of Clover Farm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,590. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Angel is a none descript pony that is purchased from the local horse sales. She is taken to the struggling Clover farm and there she blossoms into a lovely filly. A nasty dealer steals her in order to full fill an important order abroad. However there is something more sinister that makes Angel more apealing to the dealer. Is Angel in danger? Can she be saved?