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Where Law Ends
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A collection of unscrupulous lawyers, predatory conservators, and inept doctors complicate an investigation into the death of a scheming Charleston socialite. As Detective Audrey Durant unscrambles a family battle for the estate of the not-yet-dead Philip Campbell, she draws from South Carolina's colorful history while facing the modern realities of a health system that preys upon the elderly.
Simply Southern II
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 47,280. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
You may have enjoyed her columns or belly laughed at her readings. Now, sit back and relish a fresh view of the South made visible in her beguiling stories. A grandmother who jokes about her Grandkinds from Hell? Nobody is sacred. Her characters are real, some rather strange, but always memorable. If you were not born Southern, you'll want to apply for citizenship after reading Simply South.
Earl the FlyingTurtle Bird
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Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A story of life in the South
Her Life as She Knew It
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,180. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
For readers who believe that the best lives are built on the firmest foundations. As Caroline fights to right the wrongs former friends did to her, she uncovers secrets that lay bare the shame of people she's known and loved all her life. In the end, she learns a lesson that only her devout Christian father could teach—about love, loyalty and letting go.
The Jekyll Island Enigma
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,690. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nazi dreams of conquest plus the greed of a Russian-American industrialist profiteer, partnered to swap munitions for gold at Jekyll Island, weeks before Pearl Harbor propelled the US into WWII. It could have worked except “Murphy's Law”, a crop-duster, a Redneck poacher, a society dame, Club staff and a Royal Navy hero joined forces to thwart the best laid plans of the “Master Race”.
Sex, Dead Dogs And Me
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,700. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011 by Champagne Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Life for a young man in the deep, rural "Ward Cleaver-less" South of the sixties and seventies sure ain't redeeming but it sure is fun!
The Dirt Eaters
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Set in the 1960s of America's rural south, a young black woman is forced to reckon with her cultural eating disorder of eating dirt.
Just Pretend
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Emilia Lane has experienced a lot of emotional distress over the past year; a failed engagement to her jack-ass of an ex-fiancé, the death of her Granny Lane and a return move to her childhood home. Now, just as she's on the verge of getting her life back on track; she finds herself unexpectedly re-united with the jack-ass, and the number one suspect in a murder investigation.
The Rodeo Dog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
What's a dog do when his master dies and he ends up homeless and hungry? Join the rodeo! This dusty road-bitten story stars Willy Nilly, whose heroic actions in the face of two bulls change his destiny forever. He hits the road with the rodeo clown Huck, who runs Huckleberry's Hounds, the best dog show around. What Huck doesn't know is that Willy Nilly can perform the stunt of all stunts.
AFRAID - Tidbits of the Macabre
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,630. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Two-time Bram Stoker-winning, veteran horror author Elizabeth Massie offers up a collection of some of her more obscure horror shorts, a sampling spanning nearly the entire length of her 27-year career thus far. AFRAID opens the collection with a new poem, "Afraid," which plays with the question, "Why do we read horror?" There are 13 tales in all from a master storyteller.