Books tagged: oregon

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Senseless Confidential
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A wild, wacky crime thriller through the backwoods of the Oregon Cascades takes brokenhearted Nick Prince, employee of the U.S. "Senseless" Bureau to the doorsteps of reluctant respondents with whom he's required to conduct a census interview. One remote address in the tiny forest town of Elwood lands Nick in a heap of trouble. You won't know whether to laugh or cry as Nick tries to save himself.
The Philosopher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
‘The Philosopher’ (John Hazzard), all the way from Australia, or some other God forsaken place, arrives in a small Pacific North Western town armed only with his wit, his radical vision of Philosophy, and his foreign accent. His mission? To challenge the community’s cherished values, traditions, politics and religious fundamentalism.
The Expedition: The Casitian Universe Series, Volume IV
Series: The Casitian Universe, Book 4. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 55,690. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Casitian physician Jam’elo makes a research trip to the western United States in 1859, he quickly becomes emotionally involved with Earth and its inhabitants. In his journeys, Jam’elo learns more about racism and slavery than he had ever hoped to know, falls in love with a widow in Oregon, who he returns with to Virginia, on a trip that will threaten both their love and their survival.
The Troubled Land - A Western Novel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,010. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Haunted by the men he killed in another life, former outlaw gunslinger, Ken Payne, would like to leave the past where it belongs - far, far behind him. But when Ken stumbles onto a group of murdered cowhands in Oregon's Owyhee Country, he's thrown, head-first, into a full-blown range war that is sure to force him into picking up his gun again. A western novel of approximately 41,900 words.
Fit to Print
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When veteran New York Times reporter Frank Butler vacations at his grandmother’s old house in Bonner Bay, Oregon, he ignores the town’s strange goings-on. The locals usually appreciate his discretion. Except this year, when everyone has an opinion about the new strangers in town, and no one agrees. Not even Frank, who might have to give up some journalistic integrity to save his favorite town.
The Tattoer
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A Filipina tattooer escapes the slum of her past for a new life with her uncle in Eugene, OR. One night, the Moon beckons her artistic soul to a park by the river. What happens there changes her art, tattoos and life forever.
The Wading Pool and A Place on the River
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two short memoirs likely to spark your own youthful memories. A visit to the old library park brings back summer memories of long ago. Bonus: "A Place on the River," recalls the calming and healing powers of a free-flowing stream. From the author of "The Beach House," and "The Stoplight."
South Fork & Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in Montana and the Pacific Northwest, this collection these stories are rooted in landscape, natural and emotional. They vary in tone from humorous to tragic, gentle to erotic. They investigate the role of fate, free will and accident in our lives.
To Elsie With Love
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,740. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Mary E. Lowd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Family history
On their 49th anniversary, Elsie asked Wes to write the story of their marriage for her. The memoir that he wrote takes the reader on a journey from college days at the University of Oregon through WWII and into the years Wes & Elsie spent building a family together, bolstering their community, and exploring spirituality.
Dunbar's Oregon Coast
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Having traveled up and down the Oregon Coast over a span of thirty years, J.T. Dunbar has written an altogether different travel narrative filled with personal anecdotes, natural and historical facts, and practical advice for the contemporary visitor drawn to this Pacific Northwest wonderland of secluded coves, towering headlands, quaint seaside villages and endless miles of pristine beaches.