Books tagged: the south

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Hickory Flats
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Religious
Volume I, The Funny Pages Anthony Sisco's unique, comic strip take on life Hickory Flats, Georgia.
Life Changing Episodes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,890. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00)
We are all the sum total of the stories that are within us. Some of these stories are true, some are embellished truths and some are nothing more than the fears and fantasies that visit us in the dead hours when sleep will not come. These are some of my stories.
The Cook's House: A Seeming Tale to a Southron
Price: Free! Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00)
In the 1950s rural Mississippi Delta, young Albert Sidney McClanahan stands on the cusp of manhood. Yearning for answers to life’s eternal mysteries, he turns to Lucy, his family’s colored cook, for comfort and wisdom. Despite the gulf between them, imposed by race and culture, Albert and Lucy form a bond of love and affection that can never be spoken, only remembered in the fullness of time.
Beneath a Smiling Sun
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Undead
This story is kinda sad (awww) but it has this one part with the smoking remains of a burnt car driven by a char-black skeleton, so there's that. Also, there are gnomes lurking about :D
Behind the Grey: A Novel of the Civil War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Seahorse Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00)
A young Southern lady must strike out on her own as the life she knows is torn apart—first by the horrific acts of a stranger, and then more completely by the cruel realities of America's Civil War. On her mission to avenge a terrible wrong she disguises herself as a Confederate soldier and joins the battle, and during her journey she learns that truth—and love—can be found in unexpected places.
Bull City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sid Ellison believes that he’s left Durham, NC, for good. But when his older brother, Tyrell, is charged with the murder of a Pakistani woman, Sid has no choice but to confront his troubled past. Bull City moves from the tobacco factories of Durham to Pakistan and finally to Boston before returning to the South for a dramatic and unexpected climax.
Wild Turkey Tales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Proof positive that turkey hunters are not marching to the drums the rest of us hear. These lighthearted, funny stories about an otherwise normal family during springtime in Mississippi will have you laughing alongside them...without suffering through the many indignities imposed upon them by the eastern wild turkey.
Love In A Time Of Innocence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,310. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Hank10 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Love makes the world go round. "LOVE In A Time Of Innocence" chronicles all the emotions of love -- Fleeting -- Illicit -- Enduring. The fascinating story weaves through the lives of “ordinary” folk who explore and experience the mysteries of love in its many facets.
A Single Step
Price: Free! Words: 75,570. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Bobby Lorman is bully-bait in his high school. When he is sent for the summer to his aunt and uncle's bed-and-breakfast near Natchez, Mississippi, he is introduced to an ancient wisdom that could help him. But to follow this new path he must face new bullies, religious censure from the community, and the ghosts that haunt a local Indian mound.
No Fences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,310. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00)
A powerful historical/fiction heart-warming family saga that passes through nearly eight decades and three generations, concluding with a twist in 2008. Beginning in 1925, the story is set in the South and the West and employs just the right amount of romance, intrigue, mystery, friendships, history and colorful characters to uncover the brutal politics of the plight of the Wild Horse of the West.