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Dia Linn - II - Le Livre d'Eileen (partie 2 : As baile)
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Series: Dia Linn, Livre 2. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 86,600. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As baile, « loin de chez soi », est le second tome de Dia Linn, l’histoire d’une lignée familiale à travers les siècles et les continents. Les O’Callaghan ont troqué les brumes de l’Irlande pour la fausse langueur du Mississippi et Eileen, tranquillement, marche vers son destin : celui qui va sceller le sort de ses descendants.
View America: South East
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,620. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In the travel series View America, South East covers Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee. It is a non-commercial and more or less objective chronicle of an in-depth exploration of these states. Each state is described with its own brief historical background and its main sights, tourist attractions and points of interest.
The Mausoleum on the Levee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Hoyt's first full volume of poetry (55 poems) exhibits a broad range of styles-- from sonnets to concrete lyrics. Somewhat romantic, somewhat modernist, somewhat language based, Hoyt's poems are largely unclassifiable; yet every one is ripe with insights into the human condition.
Slowly by Slowly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,610. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Growing up in a small Mississippi town Patrick dreamed of being a missionary to some exotic far away place. Through a series of disappointments, illness and heartbreak he was compelled to follow a narrow path. This would-be adventurer was being called to die to himself and live in Christ.
Clearing the Thickets: A History of Antebellum Alabama
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,610. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Herbert James Lewis’ new, extensive book on antebellum Alabama joins Quid Pro Books' History & Heroes Series. The name "Alabama" comes from the Choctaw word meaning “clearers of the thickets,” inspiring the title of this fascinating book. It examines Alabama's early history beginning with the era of European colonization and culminating with the state's controversial secession from the Union.
The Mississipi Predicament
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Price: Free! Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A fictional tale of a teenager's first encounter of racism after moving to a new town, this short story was written by a 10th grade student as part of a high school project.
Witch Ball
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 45,480. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014 by Open Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Witch Ball asks us to be careful who we deify, and who we vilify.
Phat
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Price: Free! Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Screenplays » Comedy
A mountain of a Mississippi man plows forth for the gravity-challenged in a new America where obesity is outlawed.
Losing Effie and Other Mississippi Stories, 1964 - 1968
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Losing Effie and other Mississippi Stories, 1964-1968 includes eight short stories set in a time when dreams were big, evenings were magical and friends were forever. Written by a native of the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
"Dear Darling Loulie"
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Series: Genealogy, Book 2 ยท Continuing Education, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The letters of Cordelia Lewis Scales depict the life and general morale of the civilian population in Mississippi before, during and after the War between the States. Special attention is paid to research into the life and service of Dabney Minor Scales, who served as a second lieutenant on the Shenandoah, the most important and famous ship of the Confederate Navy.