Books tagged: superstitions

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The Sin-Eater's Daughter
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 133,950. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2012 by My Seashell Books. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
New Orleans - 1846 - Jedidiah Lucas was born under a cloud of misfortune. Destiny leads him to Black Water Township. This quiet, peaceful town, nestled by the woods of Black Water Swamp, has a problem. Their Sin-Eater has died, and they desperately need another to take his place.... When things go terribly wrong in Black Water the blame is placed on Hattie - The Sin-Eater’s Daughter.
Baseball Karma and The Constitution Blues
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Baseball Karma & The Constitution Blues is a play-by-play, behind-the-scenes account of a woman learning about life, luck, love and superstitions during her youthful days as a ballgirl and front office representative for a top-level major league baseball team. This "ficto-memoir" scorecard is filled with intimate details...
Dictionary of Superstitions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 185,710. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries, Nonfiction » History » Social history
A comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the superstitions, old and new, of the English-speaking world, complete with their origins, meanings and variant forms. A first-class source book for the historian, folklorist and casual reader alike, it also offers antidotes to some of the most feared taboos. Would you know what to do if you broke a mirror?
Fortune
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
If you received a fortune cookie that said you were going to die, what would you do? Unlucky Sarah goes on a hunt to find out who gave her the fortune and why. What she discovers will change her forever. Fortune is an 11,000 word story that will keep you at the edge of your seat. YA and adult fiction fans alike will enjoy the ride this story will take you on. You won't be able to put it down.
One for Sorrow
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Another day of wonder dawned with questions immediately apparent. “Five magpies in my garden! Why my garden? And why on earth are they so damn noisy? That isn’t a chirp, more like tambourines being thrashed! And, seriously, how can a group of 5 possibly influence the Karmic rules in bringing me some silver”
The Superstitions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,040. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Like most teenagers Arizona Palmer just wanted to fit in and be a normal 16 year old. After a night in the Sonoran desert she would be anything but normal. While camping with her friends near the Superstition Mountains, Arizona is confronted with danger which transforms her in an unexpected yet profound way. She meets a mysterious man and questions his motives. Is he rescuer or adversary?
Falling Stars
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Falling Stars is a coming of age love story set in a high school on a tough Indian reservation in Arizona in the shadow of the post-war atomic age. The new kid in school, Scout Logan, falls in love with a Native American girl, Rosalie Russell. He tries desperately to win her love, even if it means fighting for his life against a psychopathic rival.
Befogged
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,860. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The protagonist, Winnie, manages to flee her superstition-riddled Czech village in the hinterlands of South Dakota and embarks on a lifetime of adventure in search of love and her own special destiny.
Signs & Messages
Price: Free! Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
"I think I do...I DO!...or do I?" Jesse is having the time of her life, but Jason has caught her off guard with the ultimate question. 'Til death? First published in Compass Rose Vol VIII.