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BOOKS BY KATE E THOMPSON
Bigfoot Hunters Never Lie, a novel
When Noah gets arrested, Charlee comes to his aid and they set out to put his life back in order. Will the Bigfoot Code Noah and Charlee penned when they were kids help? It’s a story of friendship, intimacy and the meaning of family. Bigfoot Hunters Never Lie is a family drama about Noah Cathcart, the Associate Pastor of Rolling River Ministries of JESUS Church of the Mighty Miracles, his wife, Grace, the Pinup Girl of Pastors’ wives, and Noah’s best friend and fellow Bigfoot Hunter, Charlee Radcliff.
The Asteroid's Daughter and the Serpent Handler's Son, a novella in a collection: New Halem Tales - 13 Stories from 5 NW Authors.
Sheriff Astra Billings wants to know who she is. Her mother claims she was fathered by an asteroid that crashed through the bedroom roof. Astra's budding romance with a handsome newcomer, Matthew, is threatened by deadly secrets that follow him from his West Virginia past.
New Halem Tales, 13 Stories from 5 NW Authors
"New Halem...I wanted to move there..."
Nestled around a bay at the base of a mountain on the Oregon Coast, New Halem is a strangely exciting place created by a group of writers living in the Pacific Northwest. Each story, set in this quirky community, gives a peek into the lives and secrets of its townspeople.
William Cooke, the new publisher of the FishWrap Bugle, moved to the village to escape the attention that accompanies winning a mega lottery. A new romantic relationship is complicated by his secret financing of a controversial county project. Don’t Let Them Know by Charles Thompson
The Parking Lot Prophet, a mystic, lives in his truck and camper in a park by the sea. He is pulled into the secret of Miss Linny Jones and a pair of blue jeans that fell out of the sky into her dahlia field. They appear to have a life of their own. Those Demon Denims! by Catherine Kigerl
Adele Delacruz, a young widow, and her daughter move to New Halem to start over. She buys a bookstore and convinces her brother-in-law, Drew and his partner, Daniel, to open a restaurant. They struggle to fit into small town life that wants to keep their family relationships a secret. In Which Relationships Are Key by Gwen Van Hout Knechtel
Kevin McLeod, more ham than actor, detours on his way to a new gig in New Halem. He stops at the old town of Hemlock where years ago an erotic liaison took him back in time to a strange cave. After leaving Hemlock, he is pulled into a violent past with a hostile shaman, pirates and treasure. The Cave by L. C. Mcgee
Sheriff Astra Billings wants to know who she is. Her mother claims she was fathered by an asteroid that crashed through the bedroom roof. Astra's budding romance with a handsome newcomer, Mathew, is threatened by deadly secrets that follow him from his West Virginia past. The Asteroid’s Daughter and the Serpent Handler’s Son a novella by Kate E Thompson
There are eight other stories of New Halem folks: reporters, a troupe of actors, a fortune teller, a panty bandit, Glenda Gadabout, gallery owners, an alien watcher and more. Everyone in New Halem is looking for friendship, solace, a fresh start, truth, forgiveness, or true love. Come visit New Halem with us. You may unravel the secrets held in the village or, perhaps, discover its treasure.
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