Books tagged: reservation life

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Oasis: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
After a complete upheaval in her personal life, a young woman finds herself living in a small camper on isolated, unimproved property in Southern New Mexico. With no idea of her next step or what could possibly lie in her future, she is immobilized by despair and confusion; until she encounters her Mescalero Apache neighbors from a neighboring Indian Reservation.
Dyed in the Wool
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,010. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dyed in the Wool is a suspense novel set in the Southwest and the Navajo Nation. When Annie’s car is shoved off the road after midnight, she knows danger threatens the Navajo Nation. From her lab in Phoenix, to the craggy mountains and remote canyons of the vast reservation, Annie, a chemist, uncovers deadly business, where the stakes keep rising and not everyone comes out alive.
Sha'Di's Gift - Inheritance
Series: Sha'Di's Gift - Inheritance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Sha'Di wants to be an 'all-American Girl'. But she has a gift, a gift that will change her life and the lives of those around her. She doesn't want it, but can't get rid of it, and as it grows inside her others want it for their own ends. Only an escape to her heritage will save her.
From These Ashes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,890. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From These Ashes chronicles the journey of two siblings looking for “home,” while searching for themselves, each other, their heritage and their destiny.
INDIAN OASIS Life Among the Papagos (1957 through 1962)
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Running Quail Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Papagos, now called the Tohono O'odham, are among the least known of the Southwestern Indian tribes. They are one of the oldest traditional desert tribes with rich beliefs and customs. The contentment and inner peace of the Papagos, their gentle nature, their adherence to tradition, and their solitude go hand in hand with their peaceful desert. Dema Lee, Author
God's Will Be Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,580. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Aguilar Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Cognitive scientist John Paulus, inspired by a Spanish short story, practices magical conjurations in order to bring about the death of his wife, Claire. After Claire dies in a house fire set by someone else, Paulus is convicted of murder. Paulus’s pact with the devil, as told through tabloid releases, provides a black-humour framework to this otherwise stark tale of a miscarriage of justice.
Falling Stars
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Falling Stars is a coming of age love story set in a high school on a tough Indian reservation in Arizona in the shadow of the post-war atomic age. The new kid in school, Scout Logan, falls in love with a Native American girl, Rosalie Russell. He tries desperately to win her love, even if it means fighting for his life against a psychopathic rival.
Dangerous Women & Desperate Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Four gripping stories of people on the brink; a broken-hearted woman in Las Vegas plots to take what she is owed, a haunted street cop finds his life on the line in a way he never expected; a desperate agent in California makes a life-changing choice; a hard-working middle-aged woman whose world is coming apart fights back with shocking vengeance.
Lightning Rider
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Twenty-six year-old Jessie Scout had endured a life steeped in pain. She had come to Las Vegas, a city of risk, not to gamble. But to collect. This short work won Canada's top literary prize for crime fiction, the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Short Story, presented by the Crime Writers of Canada.