Books tagged: southern culture

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A Place of Rest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,760. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
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Far at sea, San Avellino Island has been many things - a slave plantation, a grand resort, home to history's most innovative medical research and its deadliest biological hazard. Deep within its ocean caves, a mysterious force reaches out to trapped researcher Nick LeMay, its power stretching across time and space to engage him in a battle for his freedom and the fate of those he holds most dear.
Southern Fried Women
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010 by Satya House Publications. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Cable has woven together the music, language, religions, and traditions of the South in a collection of stories about Southern women, and a few men, struggling to find answers to unanswerable questions, hoping for forgiveness, seeking righteousness, and questioning the existence of God. These are stories about women brave enough to start over again and again. They never give up, they just go home.
The Original SOUTHERN RAPTURE
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,780. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The Original SOUTHERN RAPTURE is a novel adaptation of the stage play of the same title that starred Dwight Yoakam and Sally Kirkland and was directed by Peter Fonda. The play was produced at the Met Theatre in Hollywood and opened in April 1994. In 2000 while studying with the three time Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Edward Albee the idea for the novel was born.
To Walk in Joyful Shoes… Short Poems to Live By With Love Heather Lombardo
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
I wrote 15 short poems that will get you thinking and hopeful learn from. Inspiration and healing through writing was the goal with these poems. Everything from the kind of men we like to the loss of a child are explored, even a poem about Montana. I have laughed and cried throughout my life and I hope I reflected that in a small way through these poems
Cry
Series: Southern Fried Women, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,700. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Satya House Publications. 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
LisaSays...
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Southern style beat poetry written by a southern belle/beat poet. poems about life's hard licks, love and betrayal, faith and folly, hope and disillusionment and the after-effects.
The Weariness of the South
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 35,830. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
These ten stories of the old and new south feature the young, old, and middle-aged confronting painful transitions and oppressive memories, from brothers at odds in the 1880s to a kid in Civil Rights era Montgomery to an old man lost in the cosmos on a late-night bathroom trip.
Summer of Frogs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
During a hot, lazy summer in Georgia, 16-year-old Trixie sorts through the complexity of her parents' marriage, jealousy towards her adorable kid sister, and ambivalence about the religion she inherited. From a generation before texting and social media, Trixie relies on her best friend and partner-in-mischief, her vivid imagination, and her love of nature. For Trixie, it is the summer of frogs.
Finding Roland McCray (The Adventures of Roland McCray)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,630. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Inspirational
This book takes a slice-of-life look at Roland McCray from ages eight to eighteen. A child during the turbulent 1960’s, Roland comes of age in the 1970’s in a town immersed in Civil War history. He watches bloody scenes of the Vietnam War on television and knows war is evil. Roland wants the faith his grandfather lives and seeks his own Path, but fears he'll have to lose his religion to find God.
Tunnels in the Briar Patch (The Adventures of Roland McCray)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,130. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Inspirational
Set in the 1960’s, Roland McCray’s adventures recall a simpler time when kids played for hours outdoors, instead of hours on video games. His mother took him to a Baptist church every Sunday, but it was his grandfather who taught him that real faith is not just for show; it is a quiet and unwavering belief that all things work for the good of those who seek good.