Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas

Down to the Roots
Series: Willowbrook Saga, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,990. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
More family secrets for the Harrisons are unveiled as Angie ends up living at the Daniels and a supposed brother appears in town. A freshman English project about family turns up skeletons in the closet for many. Angie learns new things about her own past that open her up to a forbidden relationship followed by consequences and choices.
The House With the Wraparound Porch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,610. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Mame McGrath's family moves in across the street from a magnificent Queen Anne-style house, she notices a catatonic young man rocking on its wraparound porch. Mame proclaims boldly that she will restore his psyche—devastated by a drowning in Keuka Lake. What she doesn't anticipate is that he and this house will become the heart of her existence.
Dancing the Maypole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,650. Language: British English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Taller than most men, Isabel de Bourbon has rejected numerous proposals of marriage. There is only one honourable man big enough to be her flesh and blood hero. A private scribbler of romances, Isabel has been penning the adventures of Pierre, a literary doppelganger of Peter Smirke, Viscount Adderbury.
Disparue
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Deux jeunes femmes en quête de vérité se prêtent à mystifier le monde entier pour arriver à leurs fins : adoptées dès leur prime enfance, elles cherchent, à leur majorité, la trace de leurs parents biologiques.
Second of All
Series: Downey, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,100. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Detective Tommy Gates and Agent Ginny Sommers struggle to balance their growing personal relationship with their task of finding his father. Back home, Kiki Downey and James Hoffman are facing their own internal and external pressures. After Mary Gates is led on a different trail by Mickey's Irish kin, they are all given pieces of a puzzle that it will take the whole family to solve. #2 in Trilogy
The Groom's Cake
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This short story focuses on empty-nest syndrome as experienced by a fifty-something woman on the day of her son's wedding rehearsal.
First, I Love You
Series: Downey, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,610. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Detective Tommy Gates takes an opportunity to work his first Federal case in Chicago, the same city where his estranged mobster father Mickey Downey lives. Tommy's sister Kiki Downey sees this as an opportunity to mend fences, Tommy's DEA partner James Hoffman sees it as a way to get to Mickey. When Kiki and James join forces it sparks a maelstrom of unexpected consequences for everyone.
Luminous Skies
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Stella has lived all her life in loneliness, neglected by her parents since childhood. She thinks her family has long since fallen apart, but perhaps that isn't the case.
There Have Been Reports
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A young couple discover that they want children, only to discover shortly afterward that it might not be as easy as they thought.
A Chance to Live
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 131,440. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Devoted mother, Eleonora, is determined to protect her son, Felix, in his gay relationship with Eugeny, which is illegal in 20th century Russia and must be kept secret. Thanks to Eleonora’s clever planning they manage to live well, but they are eventually pushed to extremes by the threat of exposure. Suspicious deaths lead murder detective, Vadim, to their door hell-bent on solving the mystery.
Fill the Inner Circle
Series: Willowbrook Saga, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
With Angie Harrison out of her life, Cherie Daniels makes a new friend named Lisa Allen. Everything seems fine until something happens to Lisa and Bill Caldwell, the boy that Cherie secretly likes, is blamed for it. Cherie’s wants to find out what happened even if it costs a friendship. Meanwhile, her cousin Ohio Tarson and new facts about her past weave Cherie deeper into the town's tangled web.
Ginger Lily
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
‘Ginger Lily’ charts the joys, trials and tribulations of family and social life in Barbados in the latter half of the 20th Century. With wonderfully drawn characters, author Margaret Knight integrates humour and wit with the serious issues of racial and class prejudice which pervaded Barbadian society at the time, and interracial relationships which were very much frowned upon.
Shadow of my Father's Secret
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Concerning Life Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Twenty- year- old Aaron DeAngelis is seriously thinking about taking his own life. Born with a nervous stutter, dealing with a verbally abusive father, he has always felt unloved, invisible. As the abuse pushes Aaron closer to the edge, he discovers his father’s past, who harbors a painful secret from his childhood, something so dark he’s buried it away for many years.
Honolulu Beetles - Short Urban Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Think Tank 7. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Keiko needs to learn the ropes, fast. Her uncle has been running a clandestine business in the middle of Waikiki, but an accident has put him in a coma. Can she add a little pizzazz to the illegal business and still fly under the radar?
La dernière aube
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Qui n'a pas rêvé un jour de refaire sa vie ? Il n'est pas question ici de changer de pays, de travail… de compagne ou de compagnon. Non ! Ces possibilités-là, l'existence les offre… de plus ou moins bon cœur. Elle peine en revanche à faire don de séances de rattrapage pour les meurtrissures de l'âme.
The Fiona Letters
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 85,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sir William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, one of the first scientific celebrities, led a full, productive, and virtuous life, above reproach by Victorian standards. His only passion was for science in the service of nation and empire. But he must have had another life, another kind of passion. This novel imagines how it could have happened
Promises We Keep
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Cora is engaged to the love of her life, Bert. She has a close relationship with her eccentric Aunt Davina. When Cora receives a letter from Aunt Davina, with invitations to a string of social events, she is excited to accept. But to everyone's shock, the invitations are for Bert! Bert is skeptical, but accepts the invitations, and an unexpected journey full of promise begins.
The Dinner Guest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An abused mountain woman has the local sheriff over for dinner to discuss her missing husband. Unbeknownst to the Sheriff, someone else is in the room.
The Lonely Woman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Zainab was intelligent, beautiful, and ambitious. But unfortunately for her, she was born into a race that considered women to be a man’s plaything and slave. So at a very tender age and without any serious education, she was given out in marriage to a man chosen for her by her father. She got nothing but disaster from that. She had a second one that was worst and reduced her to a nervous wreck.
An Independent Woman:Redwoods Trilogy Book One: A Romantic Novel
Series: Redwoods, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,300. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 1 review)
It is often a spur-of-the-moment decision that can become a turning point in life. In nineteenth century London Kitty Morland yields to temptation and commits a crime. Fearful of punishment by the harsh laws of the day she flees to Australia, taking her mother with her. She marries to find security for them both but when she has a chance for love and happiness she must make a difficult decision