Today Amazon offers The Tea-Olive Bird Watching Society by Augusta Trobaugh just for $1.99
“Delightful.” BOOKLIST“Readers will laugh at the antics of steel magnolia vigilante justice as the tea-toting, bible-quoting ladies fumble and bumble in their endeavor to protect their cohort and town . . . . the classic good rural vs. evil-urban premise makes for a fine, polite (sort of like a southern contemporary Arsenic and Old Lace) . . . tale.” – Harriet Klausner Book Reviews Coconut cake, grits, poisoned turtle stew and bird-watching . . . the ladies of tiny Tea-Olive, Georgia share a lot of interests, including murder.Retired judge L. Hyson Breed, a Yankee, picked the wrong Southern woman to trick, bully and steal from. The members of the Tea-Olive Bird Watching Society plot revenge after the judge’s marriage to their friend, Sweet, turns out to be a greedy grab for her land and for control of their town. To the rescue: Beulah, Zion and Wildwood (all named after hymns, as is Sweet). The only problem? The wannabe murderers are southern matrons from a more civilized generation. How does one remain polite even while planning to kill a man and get away with it? Augusta Trobaugh is the acclaimed author of these southern novels also from Bell Bridge Books Sophie and the rising sun music from beyond the moonriver jordanresting in the bosom of the lambswan placepraise jerusalem!
Some words about the Author
Augusta Trobaugh is the author of five previous novels: River Jordan, Swan Place, Sophie and the Rising Sun (a Barnes & Noble Discover New Authors pick), Resting in the Bosom of the Lamb, and Praise Jerusalem!, a semifinalist in the 1993 Pirates Alley Faulkner Competition.
As usual Amazon makes free to download 1 application per day. Today it is Run In Crowd.
Run In Crowd is a game where you race alongside other players in a new world each day.
Tap to jump and double-jump. Longer you tap, higher your runner jumps. Avoid obstacles and try to run longer distance than other.
- Multiplayer – you race alongside other players
- Level generation – you run in a new world each day
- Simple and addictive gameplay with simple controls
- Cross-platform competition – you run with players from ios/android/blackberry devices