Books tagged: the south

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Fighting for Air - the Unknown Adventures of Young Doc Holliday
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 178,780. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
This is how the boy became the man and this is how that young man became the Legend. And some say it all happened just like this! Finally these unwritten chapters of one of the Wild West's greatest real life heroes flash dangerously to life across the open pages of 'Fighting for Air - the Unknown Adventures of Young Doc Holliday' by Jack Kincade, as if illuminated by gunfire.
The Hunt
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Price: Free! Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A timid teenage boy finds the life he is meant for on a big cat hunt with two old geezers. After Rick's mother died, and his father remarried, he became aware of himself as a misfit. On the cat hunt with his eccentric step-grandfather, he learns why he's a misfit--he should have been born in a previous generation. Rick is out of place and out of time. The cat hunt is his rebirthing.
House Call
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While Dr. Knox Chamblee struggles to build a medical practice, a nurse is found floating in a bloody bathtub, and his physician mentor falls to a frozen death. The suspect is Dr. Aslyn Hawes, whose jealousy of the victims cloaks her in suspicion. As the investigation unfolds and a psychotic killer plans to strike again, Chamblee's career is sabotaged by reverse sexual discrimination.
Confessions of a Southern-Fried Yankee
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,870. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Do dumb people get on your nerves? Have you ever been horrified by the sight of folks in pajamas running around in public? Do deer heads and stuffed turkeys decorate your condo? If so, you are in good company, especially if you happen to be a Yankee transplant living in the South. From wacky neighbors and monster bugs, to pigs and polygamy, you'll laugh out loud.
Twilight Hankerings - Things That Go Bite in the Night
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,920. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Stories of hunger - of "hankerings" - deep south monsters, vampires, werewolves and more from dixie horror writer Ron Kelly, bringing the darkside of the south to his own flavor of horror. This is a brand new collection, only available in digital.
The Pecan Trees
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Bob Broussard has returned to southwest Louisiana a few years afternoon Hurricane Rita. Something is wrong - the wrong people are working in the wrong businesses serving the wrong customers. Bob searches for answers and finds that the hurricane has changed everything forever, including the home where Bob grew up.
The '51 Rocks
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Price: Free! Words: 28,140. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Based on the true story of the losingest team in baseball. Batboy Bobby McRainey relates the day to day struggles of a last place ball club and whites only baseball. But, when the owner signs 5 Negro Leaguers and integrates Southern Baseball, Bobby discovers that even losing teams have immortal moments. "...perhaps a Denzel Washington movie in this novel" --Publishers Weekly
No Fences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,310. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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.
A Single Step
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Price: Free! Words: 75,570. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: 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.
Love In A Time Of Innocence
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,310. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Hank10 Publishing. Category: Fiction » Drama » 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.