Books tagged: midwest

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Bob Wacszowski, Necromancer
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 126,740. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Bob Wacszowski, Necromancer is the harrowing and hilarious tale of a regular guy who stumbles across an ancient tome of Atlantean necromancy and decides to make full use of his new powers for good, despite the world's increasingly negative reaction to his expanding army of skeletal minions.
Planet Explorers Chicago
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
Explore the planet with this Chicago guidebook written just for kids. This ebook includes everything your 8-12 year-old needs to know about Chicago and nearby attractions, including the Shedd Aquarium, Lincoln Park Zoo, the Field Museum, Six Flags Great America, as well as notable buildings, parks and stadiums. From fun facts and history, to pictures, maps, and quizzes, this guidebook has it all.
Night Walks Softly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who killed the French teacher and is Anne next? Will Anne get used to her new life? Will she learn to cook? Anne's story is a page-turner and meshes her first year of marriage with the sinister backdrop of crime and murder in a small town.
Absent People ~A Collection of Five Short Stories~
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Absent People is a collection of stories about the people of the Midwest, an ode to the hardworking folks who know the value of life as well as the randomness of trouble. “The River Man” is the story of a young woman’s descent into depression. “After the Rain” is the story of a man who makes peace with himself and the people around him after his wife’s untimely death.
Should Night Come
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,310. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sherry has the perfect life, handsome husband, beautiful children, financial security. Then she gets the call that changes everything. Sherry learns to manage change and to live with danger until danger finally catches up with her. Should Night Come, a mystery/suspense novel, tells of Sherry’s struggle to save her business, her company and her sense of self. This is the sequel
The Savior of Turk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,720. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A porn store, 200 ft. Jesus and a fainting kid from India. Just another day in Turk, Missouri.
A Farmer's Goodbye
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
After a half century of farming, an old man takes one last walk across his land.
House in Motion
You set the price! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Paul Callaway brings you his first book of poems and prose in a collection that he's ever so slowly grown since he started writing poetry in 2001. Most of his poems are personal in nature, depicting moments plucked from childhood to present, from work life to love life, and everything in between. With a charm, wit and cynicism unique to him, Callaway puts a little bit of himself into each poem.
Smithereens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,580. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"Chehak is a very accomplished storyteller, always in control of her narrative, which moves ahead with grace and speed. But it's not only the plot that matters to this writer. It's the telling little details, particularly of teenage angst and of domestic life that makes the novel rich. SMITHEREENS is a novel fully worthy of the title thriller. It's hard to put down. It has a kind of dark allure."
I Look Better In Binary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,010. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the Midwest of the 1980s... being a Jewish girl meant trying to resolve your accidental love of ham with your desire to follow the rules and be a good kid. I Look Better In Binary tells the tale of writer Becky Pourchot's adventures through puberty with poignancy and side-splitting humor.