Mallard Heir

by Ernest Bywater

Copyright© 2016 by Ernest Bywater

General Story: A man just out of university inherits a trust in the USA. He has to live in the house it owns, but first he has to make it liveable. He also has to worry about some old feuds in place in this rural valley in the Appalachian mountains. He has to survive his first weeks in the mountains, and in doing so he finds a wife and partner for life while they deal with old feuds and the local weather. Set in Australia.

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All rights reserved © 2016 by Ernest Bywater

This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional, and any resemblance to real people or incidents is purely coincidental. All rights are reserved by the author, including the right to reproduce this book or portions thereof in any form.

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Cover Art

The images used are Pheanixphotos/5670959108 by Pheanixphotos, and North Branch Township, Wyoming County by Nicholas A Tonelli, listed as Flickr-NicholasT-EndlessMountainsLandscape(1).jpg on Wikipedia. They’re used with permission under Creative Commons Attribution. The main image was heavily trimmed and manipulated by Ernest Bywater to better represent the landscape mentioned in the story. All rights to the cover images are reserved by the copyright owners.

23 August 2019 version

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