C.C. Wills

Biography

I am a retired factory worker. I worked for Kraft Foods for 35 years and retired at 55 in 2009. My wife and I live on 23 acres in Central Illinos in the the home town of Dick and Jerry Van Dyke, Gene Hackman, Donald O'Conner, Bobby Short, Astronaut Tanner, and several other celebs including several well known writers and Congressman Uncle Jo Cannon. I now have three books published through FriesenPress and three books published through my own publishing company -Grape Creek Publishing. If you go to my web page I have several links to retailers for my books. You can also purchase an autographed copy from me directly. My Fourth book - "Memories" is published through my own publishing company as well as my fifth and sixth books - "A Collection of Short Stories by C.C. Wills" and "Solitude: Portraits of the Lonely". I also have 12 short stories and I'm working on a four book western series known as The McAllister Saga.

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Books

On The Ridge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Five riders on horseback steal gold coins from the bank in Shawneetown, Illinois in pre-civil war 1857.
The Homestead ( A Sequel to "A New Beginning" )
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A love story about a white man and a young Cherokee maiden who marry and make plans for a new life in the Shawnee Hills of southern Illinois!
A New Beginning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A story of a new beginning for the Cherokee daughter of a Georgia plantation owner involving struggles between her family and local whites. She finds a new life far from her Georgia home.
Hunting a Spooked Tom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
The chase was on but could I slip in on this cagey old bird. This old Tom Turkey seemed mad...but why?
His First Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western
Love relationship between a young cowboy and an Indian maiden.
Solitude: Portraits of the Lonely
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,990. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A story of senior abuse within a family that is all but destroyed when a member is found murdered!
A Collection of Short Stories by C.C. Wills
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A collection of fiction short stories about horror, Christian Faith, adventure mystery, murder, sci-fi and general.
The Lottery Ticket
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A wealthy lawyer travelling home with a winning lottery ticket has a major car accident. Will he get the chance to cash in his ticket?
Through the Eye and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Futuristic drama - a man goes back in time to save the world and the President...who happens to be his Grandmother. Time travel...
Murder in Pounds Hollow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A murder takes place in a small campground. Was it planned? Who did it and why?
Mama's Fried Chicken
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Two fourteen year old boys have the adventure of their lives exploring the woods next to their church but end up lost. Do they make it out? Read and find out.
Shawnee Wildcat Gold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
An adventure for two southern Illinois gents who decide to do some prospecting in the Shawnee Hills. What they find may surprise you.
24 Hours Till Grace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
A man and woman take a journey in life starting out as a vacation trip of a lifetime and ending as a fight for survival. Will Faith be enough to save her?
The Haunted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A short story written about two teenage boys who attempt to take on the challenge by staying in the haunted Old Slave House!
Memories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,940. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is a collection of shared memories mostly from the author. Chapters one, two and three are about growing up in the depression times and are the lives of my father, father-in-law and his brother. You will find these range from comical to very sad, strange and unbelievable to extraordinary!
Bite of the Grizzly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A book of fiction horror written about two longtime friends who find love after a lifelong friendship. Soon after they have to deal with the realization of a life altering gruesome grizzly attack. Can their love survive?
A Cherokee Wish
Series: The Treasure Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,960. Language: American English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A Cherokee Wish completes the "Treasure Trilogy" with more action in the Shawnee Hills. Wills not only completes another treasure hunt but adds yet another twist in his family connections for Dean.
Shawnee: The Adventure Continues
Series: The Treasure Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,590. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The second book in this Trilogy on treasure hunting, Shawnee: The Adventure Continues moves forward to yet another gold treasure. We have more history mixed with family geneology and kidnapping!
Treasure in the Shawnee Hills
Series: The Treasure Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,760. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Treasure in the Shawnee Hills is an exciting fiction adventure based in Southern Illinois. A combination of history, geneology and a twist with spirits add to this hunt for treasure...stolen gold coins!

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