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River Witch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,360. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Raised to be the finest pilot on the Hudson, Amanda Franklin had lost her heart to a high-born beau who left her and her well-loved father to his cutthroat enemies. Now this raven-haired beauty would fight back — and even the honey-tongued gambler who loved her could not stop her headlong passion for revenge.
Jennie Wade: A Girl from Gettysburg
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
It had been foolish to stay but now there was no choice. It was anyone’s guess what the outcome would be. Nothing was as it should be. Oddly, the Confederate troops were pouring in from the north and Union troops were marching in from the south. They arrived in droves. The town was not prepared for what happened during the early days of the summer, 1863.
About Mrs. Featherberry
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Why is the waitress in this small town opening up to this newcomer? What do rotten sardines have to do with homemade pie?
Finding Lizzie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Notified by a young detective assigned to the cold case of his missing sister, Lizzie Owens, Ira returns to the South to aide in uncovering the mystery behind Lizzie’s disappearance. Through many dreams, talks with his uncle, and the discovery of his deceased father's personal items, memories of Ira’s past are revealed, and he discovers more about himself than he ever imagined.
New Field, New Corn: Essays in Alabama Legal History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,410. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » History » North America
NEW FIELD, NEW CORN is an anthology of research papers that explore topics from the rich legal history of Alabama and its influential legal figures. Topics include Justice Hugo Black, equity courts, the state's many constitutions, the enclosure movement, militarization of the University of Alabama, and the case of Strange v. State. Its general editor is (and introduction by) Paul M. Pruitt, Jr.
Slice of the South Stories
Price: Free! Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of short stories depicting characters growing up in a small southern town. A neat collection humorous fiction.
Mother of the Groom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"A son is a son until he takes him a wife," the old adage says, and Winifred, unwilling to give up her precious son at all, goes to outrageous means for preventing his wedding. A new short story from the acclaimed Southern author of Gifts, Flood! and Jesus Is Already Here.
Standing on the Promises
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When Elderly Miss Allie sees her new great-grandbaby for the first time, she discovers a shocking truth about her own past, a truth that causes Miss Allie to sneak away into the woods with the baby -- who, in Miss Allie's memory-addled mind, is only a heavy doll, one she can carry no longer. A short story.
The South African Cross
Price: $9.40 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
We cannot live in fear of tomorrow in South Africa. We must not make this nation look like a country sitting in a keg of gun powder on top of an active volcano. Together we shall make a better life for all South Africans in the common bonds that hold us together as a people.
Taste of Natchitoches Cookbook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Southern States
Get your taste buds ready for an exciting journey to the heart of the south and for some simply g-o-o-d down-home cooking! This unique cookbook features the best of Mom’s recipes spanning her 50+ years of passionate home-cooking that came straight from a mother’s heart! Experience the flavor, charm, and seasonal beauty of our hometown as you explore these delicious recipes!