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Requited Harvest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,420. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A young man tangles with a ruthless dowager in an age-old quest for justice. But Jack Gibson’s pursuit of truth after his father’s execution is derailed by the machinations of two families vying for power. The key to truth is Penelope King, daughter of the murder victim and granddaughter of Jack’s nemesis as well as a vulnerable young woman oblivious to her true value and its inherent danger.
Lure of the Outlands
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Surviving multiple yellow fever epidemics in Memphis, a young man goes on to become a war hero of the Spanish-American war. However, is he a war hero or has his murderous past caught up with him? Battling malaria confuses his story, as he suffers fever-induced delusions. Follow along as an Army doctor travels to Memphis to try to discover the truth.
The Palmetto Part Three: For Madmen Only
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,770. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
Congaree’s counterculture, including the people of the Palmetto, try to find creative ways of dealing with an increasingly organized resistance from the authorities. Ronnie is involved in this struggle as he becomes editor of an alternative paper, and continues searching for love and sanity.
Black and White With a Hint of Grey: A Time Paradox?
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
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An 1865 mystery encourages a child's imagination: what if a civil rights era leader could time travel?
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, LLC. 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.
The Wayfarers: Journeying through a Century of Change
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,930. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Virginia Ames was born in the Deep South at the dawn of the twentieth century. In her hundredth year, Ames takes us back to the 1970 cross-country sojourn wherein she and daughter Mary poignantly and critically looked at a century of sociability and social change—including race relations, revolutionary politics, the auto, space exploration, and flight.
Historic Fort Loudoun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Military
The colony of South Carolina built Fort Loudoun in 1756 at the height of the French and Indian War. Built to foster relations with the Cherokee, the fort helped to secure the Overhill towns from French involvement. In 1760 the Cherokee besieged and captured the fort when the relationship soured, making Fort Loudoun the opening act in the Anglo Cherokee War of 1760-1762.
Upon These Steps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,700. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two brothers are faced with whether or not to join the Confederate Army. One decides to voluntarily enlist, while the other joins only after being drafted. The brothers’ episodes reflect the chronicles of the “Granville Rifles,” a Company within the NC 23rd Regiment. From the Battle of Bull Run to Sherman’s occupation of Raleigh, the boys' plight gives the reader an insider’s glimpse of the war.
More Southern Sayings Than You Can Shake a Stick At
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Why you should never teach a pig to sing, or why having kittens in the oven is a bad idea--Southern Sayings is chock full of down-home Southern wit, wisdom and down-right funny sayings for every occasion! Best Selling Texas author Kit Frazier teams up with her daddy with the funniest, truest, downright orneriest sayings you ever laid your ears on . . . & there's free printables to boot!
Windswept
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,250. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Some say a mystery sure to ruin the Jamisons resides in the Windswept Plantation papers. Historian Barrett Browning hopes her research into them will gain her publications and promotion. Venture capitalist Davis Jamison wants to solve the mystery while protecting his heritage. A desperate cousin wants to hide it. Will Davis ruin the family reputation or risk all to have Barrett forever?