Books tagged: midwest

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In Our Midst
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 92,640. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00)
Stanton, Indiana, in 1990, is a town in which people love their kids, joke with their mayor, attend church, and support the Wood Carving Festival. But, one boy is growing up with a secret that he unknowingly shares with another son of the community, a soldier in the Korean War who died the day he came home.
First Case - Novella (McRyan Mystery Series Prequel)
Series: McRyan Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Award winning author, Roger Stelljes, delivers a short mystery (12 chapters) that is the prequel to the McRyan Mystery Series. In an emotionally charged investigation full of unexpected twists and turns, Mac will need to follow a convoluted trail of evidence, secrets, and hidden agendas to help solve a murder mystery that is his FIRST CASE.
Tomorrow's Road Home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00)
In 1989, Mel Carney set out to write a different kind of Christmas letter, and he dipped into his memories of growing up on an Iowa farm in the 40s and 50s. Over the years, his stories traveled from the farm to Viet Nam to the aftermath of 9/11 and became a way to connect the next generation with a childhood where hard work, faith and close family bonds created a backbone that supports him today.
Shake Away These Constant Days
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by Jersey Devil Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Thirty short short stories about twists in ephemeral truth, the way small amounts of time are dissected and put back together wrong, if at all.
Zombie Tube
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Malcolm Tushton is a loser that lives at home with his parents. When Zombies attack the midwest, Malcolm and his friends flourish, creating a popular website that showcases their talent, which is killing zombies. But fame-even internet fame- has its price. When Malcolm is tapped for an important rescue mission, he must battle through a zombie infested Chicago.
Ripe with Possibilities: A Novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,100. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Sophie is accepted to a prestigious writing program in New York she knows she will have to turn it down to stay in the Midwest. That is until her best friend’s boyfriend Ethan, a moody artist she has a history of butting heads with tags along for the ride. Things come to blows when they are forced to share a tiny studio apartment and they soon find themselves heading down a dangerous path.
Emma's Gossamer Dreams-Nurse Hal Among The Amish-Book 5
Series: Nurse Hal Among The Amish, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Welcome to the Lapp farm near Wickenburg, Iowa. Come to visit and bring your sense of humor. Emma Lapp has been offered the teacher's job, but she dreams about the same fate that happens to all teenage Amish girls, marriage and a large family. Her dreams change when several single Amish men compete for her attentions. That turns her dreams to troubled nightmares.
The Bridge Burner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,660. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Craig Parker's debut novel, The Bridge Burner, humorously illustrates an American family's transition to a new life at the dawn of the Great Recession. This entertaining melodrama is extraordinarily current, consistently funny, and, above all, sincere. Join Craig Parker on his journey from the Midwest's suburbia to the solace of the Central Rockies.
Ashes (Ashes #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,850. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jennifer's life: anonymous. But when she survived a terrorist attack and her narrow escape became the iconic image of the event, that life was over. Sean’s life: retired. A covert agent forced into a quiet life. When he saw Jennifer’s rescue, he wanted to find those responsible for the attack, even if it meant turning rogue. Now their paths will cross in a way neither could have foreseen.
Benevolent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,640. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this award-winning, magic realism tale, all threads come together to paint a picture of the 80s and 90s in the Midwest, an intense and disaster-prone girl coming of age, her complicated ties to friends and family, and the legends that bind them all together, shaping their destiny. Includes a reader's guide and a sneak peak at the next book in this unconventional series.