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Three Governors From Greensboro, Alabama
You set the price! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Three citizens of Greensboro, Alabama have gone on to become governor of that state. This book chronicles the lives of Israel Pickens, John Gayle, and Thomas Seay, all from the small Alabama town of Greensboro.
The Forgotten Life of Emilie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
When Emma tours an old southern plantation, memories begin to flood her and she is flung back into the forgotten life of Emilie. Emilie is a guest at La Belle Vie, and the eldest son, Andre, has made it clear he wants her out. But the scorching kisses he gives her leaves them both angry and desperate for more. Can he get her out before she sets up residence in heart as well?
The Blows of Yesteryear: An American Saga
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
We recall a family of real but largely forgotten women in American history. All were descendants of Elizabeth Taylor and Peter Blow. Their lives were full, far-flung and unscripted, emblematic of the nation’s course over five generations. Our women are mostly fortunate in love, and marry good men. They are motivated. They know death, even murder; and they live with slavery and its aftermath.
Allendale on the Savannah - Revisited
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 135,290. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Allendale on the Savannah - Revisited is based on an earlier work and is a historical account of the settlement and development of Allendale County, SC from the days of early Spanish explorers through 1970.
The Carolinian
Series: Six Bulls of Missouri, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,340. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Abraham, a recruit in General Andrew Jackson's ragtag army, faces the enemy in New Orleans and learns the eternal truth-God is blind to a man's color. Midwest Book Review says "A riveting story set against a tragic time in American History."The News Dispatch:"Brilliantly captures the essence pioneers(s) in 1830s." "Highly recommended for community libraries" by Michael Dunford, "wholly absorbing
Creole Hearts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,940. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1803, the Louisiana Territory was in a turmoil. Spain was ceding this territory back to the France because the United States had offered to let them keep Florida. So the French flag was once again being raised to the joy of the Creoles.
Georgia/McPooch Mail-A-Tale:Giggles in Georgia
Series: McPooch Mail-A-Tale/STATE, STATE. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by A. A. Randazzo. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / United States / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Each "McPooch Mail-A-Tale" has an adventure and fun facts about a great state in the USA. Characters include J. Pierpont McPooch, the globe-trotting hound dog, his sassy sidekick, Trixie, and Big Bad Benny, the pirate cat, who is after McPooch's magic suitcase. Send a "postcard" on your travels or your home state to the special children in your life.
The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 383,550. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
"The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country" contains a value-priced collection of biographical stories about the people history books forget -- families, children, abandoned slaves, missionaries and teachers, spies, ordinary soldiers and government tax collectors, greedy cotton agents and land speculators. All are real people; all of them lived through historical events we only read about.
Louisiana's Sacred Places: Churches, Cemeteries and Voodoo
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Packed with history, mystery and stunning photos, "Louisiana's Sacred Places" takes readers on a trail of hauntingly beautiful churches, cemeteries and Voodoo ceremonies. Travel the "cities of the dead" in New Orleans across the backroad bayous across south Louisiana. Anne Rice calls it: “Delightfully vivid bringing to life all the favorite haunts of the lively spirits both living and dead.”