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My Kin (Mostly true stories about growing up Southern)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In the South, family ties are strong but often as tangled as the kudzu that grows wild along the highways. This collection contains six humorous and charming southern tales. Each one shows a family at its best and worst, through the eyes of a girl learning what kin means when you grow up southern. These stories are told with a helping of humor, a pinch of forgiveness and a dash of dismay.
The Chronicles of Burntown, Pt. 1
Price: Free! Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00)
July, 2021. For the better half of a century, the quiet village of Kentsburg, Mississippi has languished in the rural south, largely unknown to the outside world. When the electricity is knocked out following a series of mysterious flashing lights in the fields, several teens go to investigate. What they encounter are deadly machines that seem intended to keep them prisoners of the town.
So, You Want to Start a Band?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music reference, Nonfiction » Music » Genres & styles / general
Ever wanted to form your own band, but didn't know where to begin. Whether your dream band play rock, country, dance, or any other genre, this simple to read guide can get you going in the right direction to make your dreams come true. For those with experience, this guide also includes some ideas and concepts you may not currently be aware of. Managers, band names, forms, it's all here.
Almost North
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,770. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Young Brittany is assaulted, and is now alone and scared, until her college professor finds her. With his help, she finds hope in a lost cousin she never knew she had. Unfortunately, the two find themselves in a heart ripping struggle against themselves that could change their lives forever. As if that wasn't enough, the professor discovers a mistake that could change everything!
Who Murdered Etienne Bastarache
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,140. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1730 Etienne Bastarache has many lifeskills for his duties as a soldier. But he had an ability to corrupt some of those who are closest to him. He is found dead of either suicide, as the priest believes, or murdered. His body has a bullet wound to the forehead, part of a rope hanging from a tree limb above him, and, a knife in his back and in his heart. New France's legal system is ill equipped.
Ociee Nash, the Finale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,800. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This story, the fifth in the Ociee Nash series, opens with 11-year-old Ociee frantically searching for her brother Ben in the Chattanooga Railroad Terminal. Only the first "mishap" in the novel, Ociee and Ben will experience many thrilling moments during the summer of 1900 as they run from a rabid dog, befriend a mysterious neighbor, and receive a surprise visitor from Asheville.
The Remnant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,730. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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In 2078, sixty years after a destruction nearly ended life on earth, a small group yet survived in a protected valley in North Georgia. Only Lon, a renegade, had ventured outside the valley. Then an injured stranger arrived and before she died, told of her settlement 400 miles west. Lon and two others were sent to find her home. This is an account of their epic journey, and dangers they endured.
Magpie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,040. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
“Magpie” is a well-nurtured novel set in Oxford, Mississippi. Its flavor develops from its vibrant characters, as they are revealed through a garden of budding relationships and adventures. Experience a special project that just might have the potential to change the world. Join Lily as she answers an ad on the Student Union Bulletin Board, Wanted - Lab Assistant - Drug Test Mandatory!
Slaveboy, The Fiddling for Freedom Series, Book 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
"Slaveboy,"the first book in the Fiddling for Freedom series, was inspired by the life of African-American slave and pioneer, Louis Southworth, who traveled the Oregon Trail with his mother and master in the early 1850s and then went on to earn enough money to buy his freedom by playing fiddle in the gold camps in California and Nevada. This is a middle-grade chapter book.
Wild Turkey Tales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Proof positive that turkey hunters are not marching to the drums the rest of us hear. These lighthearted, funny stories about an otherwise normal family during springtime in Mississippi will have you laughing alongside them...without suffering through the many indignities imposed upon them by the eastern wild turkey.