Books tagged: southern

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Forever And A Day
Price: Free! Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Jacob Grayson seems to have his life exactly how he wants it to be. However, his life is also filled with a painful childhood, his mother’s unexpected death, and the estrangement of his father that caused him years of self-destruction. He suddenly finds himself at the crossroads of hate and redemption. Will he finally forgive his dying father, or have years of anger hardened his heart forever?
Magpie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,040. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
“Magpie” is a well-nurtured novel set in Oxford, Mississippi. Its flavor develops from its vibrant characters, as they are revealed through a garden of budding relationships and adventures. Experience a special project that just might have the potential to change the world. Join Lily as she answers an ad on the Student Union Bulletin Board, Wanted - Lab Assistant - Drug Test Mandatory!
Confessions of a Rebel Child
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,460. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Every good southern town has secrets and skeletons in the closet. She's letting them out while trying to keep hers hidden from her kids. An explosive reunion with her mom and her mom's Cracker Mafia linked boyfriend along with all the antics only an old southern town can live through keep her busy, but what's the biggest secret of all?
Tattletale Roadhouse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,180. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Tony Lindsay's first venture into social commentary and rural humor is a riotous collection of vignettes rooted in the Deep South and skewering preachers, salesmen, marriage, big shots and especially the downhome, hard-drinking, overly affectionate folks who are his heroes.
Cry
Series: Southern Fried Women, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Satya House Publications Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Cry is a contrast in extremes. A young girl, living just above the poverty line, struggles with unanswered questions about her past. Running parallel to her story is the opulent and abundant life of a televangelist, who is not only well-known, she’s a woman, “God’s anointed daughter.” Two different stories — two opposite women — merging in the most unexpected place. From book: Southern Fried Women
The Offices of M. Coopersmith
Price: Free! Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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Nobody knows what sort of business goes on at the Offices of M. Coopersmith, an establishment that has operated in Summerville, Georgia, for as long as anyone can remember. But one thrilling autumn night, a pair of high school students will learn the truth about the mysterious M. Coopersmith...and have the honor of accompanying him on his final mission.
Dream Journal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,340. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Adam is an aspiring writer from Tennessee who was saved from the trauma of a tragedy by a mysterious dream girl. When he meets her in reality, he’ll do anything to get her into his life and keep her there.
Day's of Pretense
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,770. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
After 15 years in hiding, a woman and her teenage son travel cross country to keep a promise to her x-husband who will be executed for murder in less than 3 days. Soon after their arrival to the family's home town, the son uncovers a family secret of lies and blackmail that sets into motion a race against time to prove the father's innocence.
Seasonal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Rob Anderson's job as Seasonal Folklorist in the idyllic setting of East Tennessee leads to adventure and romance as he uncovers layer after layer of the legend of local murderer and outlaw Boyd Jenkins. By asking the right questions, Rob and the beautiful Ruthie Taggart find the truth behind Jenkins' intriguing past.
The Summer of Beasts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
It came under cover of night to prowl not just quiet suburban streets, but the shadowed places of the human heart. Preying as much on the psyche as the flesh, it carries a message for the residents of a small Coastal Georgia town: fear the sunset; the summer of beasts has arrived.