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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.
Out of the Bag: A Search for Missing Pieces
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,880. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
We begin in the secreted, all-boys world of a Catholic seminary in the 1950s and progress through Vietnam protests, race riots, and the sexual revolution. A young would-be priest crosses his fingers during the oath of celibacy, moves to the Haight Ashbury, gets his girlfriend pregnant, and finally wakes up naked and sore in a padded cell. It's the boomer tutorial, all about change and humor.
The Diary of a Southern Lady: Georgina B. Devlin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,020. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Georgina B. Devlin was an immigrant from England to Mississippi. In 1852 she began keeping her diary of her life, primarily in Yazoo City and for a few years in Winona. From then until 1912 she recorded events at home and in the world around her. Edited to include introductory materials and well footnoted.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » History » American
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,990. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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"Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death" (in three parts: Memoir, Poetry, & Fiction) packs the emotional wallop of "Titanic," darkened with a dash of "Tales From the Crypt." This 10-author anthology about death and its aftershocks will sear your soul, make you laugh ... and ultimately help you heal, if you're haunted by a death that has upended your emotions in ways you never expected.
Katrina Wedding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,180. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A true story from south Mississippi about a couple trying to keep their October wedding date after losing everything to Hurricane Katrina.
Long Story Short: Year of the Water Goat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
Long Story Short: Year of the Water Goat is a must read for anyone who has or is considering adopted internationally, especially from China. Columnist Jan Risher believes one of the most important aspects of international adoption is the embracing of a new culture and country for the adopting family as well. In the Chinese zodiac, 2003 was the year of the water goat.
Nemesis - Antithesis Series Book Three
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,870. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this fast-moving tale of foxhunting, friendship, and romance, Elliott Marks and Griffen Case kick on with their tumultuous relationship in spite of its rising passions, reigning principles, and now – risky alternatives. But in the shadows, someone is watching, an ever-present someone who wants revenge for stolen hope.
Impasse - Antithesis Series Book Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,620. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Elliott Marks is sure that her dreams have come true when the love of her life moves to Oxford. But when her doubts cause her to push him away, the rest of the world discovers him. At the same time, Elliott discovers a stunning new secret about herself – one that makes her wonder whether her attraction to Griffen is a gift, a cruel twist of fate, or a prelude for greater things to come.
Antithesis - Antithesis Series Book One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,060. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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When eighteen-year-old Elliott attends her first foxhunt, she meets the only guy that has ever interested her more than horses but whose past engenders dangerous complication. Elliott's life twists and turns like the elusive quarry she loves to chase. The hounds' soulful cries ring through the pages as Elliott faces unexpected and sometimes frightening decisions.