Michael Abraham

Biography

I am an author and businessman in Blacksburg, Virginia. I have eight books in print (four fiction and four non-fiction), all about the region where I live.

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Books

Chasing the Powhatan Arrow
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 209,540. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017 by Pocahontas Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Chasing the Powhatan Arrow is a travelogue in economic geography, exploring the history, geography, culture, economy and future of the corridor from Norfolk, Virginia to Cincinnati, Ohio, following the rail line of that former N&W passenger line.
Orange, VA
You set the price! Words: 75,790. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015 by Pocahontas Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Sally Taliaferro Bradley is stricken with breast cancer while running for Virginia's Lt. Governor. She wins, but in her infirmity she is prevented from ascending to the Governorship by her political opponents. She, her twin sister Marjorie Taliaferro and her sister's lover Liza lay forth plans to recapture Sally's position.
War, WV
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 71,860. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013 by Pocahontas Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Tragedy strikes often in the coal country of Southern West Virginia, one of America’s poorest places. Too often the tragedies are caused by corporate malevolence. When a coal impoundment dam upstream of War, West Virginia, collapses, sending a raging black torrent of death through the hollow, Lucas “Pug” Graham and a band of survivors decide that justice must be done.
Providence, VA
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Pocahontas Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Providence, VA is a novel of inner strength found in adversity, where an emerging adult faces harsh realities and finds life, love, and respect in a challenging situation.
Harmonic Highways
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 115,440. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011 by Pocahontas Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
Motorcycling Virginia's Heritage Music Trail, The Crooked Road A rollicking, exuberant journey through the spiritual heart and soul of Appalachia in search of musicians, luthiers, promoters, artists, athletes, coal miners, and playwrights. This journey, told with passion, poignancy, and humor, will delight every adventurer, whether on two wheels, four wheels, or a living room recliner.
Union, WV
You set the price! Words: 71,860. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Pocahontas Press. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
Wayne Derek Quarles wins no sainthood awards. Within the span of a week, his malevolence causes him to lose his job, his Hummer, and his wife. On his way to visit an elderly great-uncle in tiny Union, West Virginia, Wayne’s life turns even more wretched as injuries force him to stay for awhile. Union, WV is a story of healing and redemption in contemporary Appalachia.

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