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Disparue
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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.
Luminous Skies
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Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: 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.
Ginger Lily
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Sheraton Media. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(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.
Dancing the Maypole
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,650. Language: British English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(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.
An Irish Miracle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,570. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An Irish Miracle is the story of Dillon and Alastar Connolly, young men separated by two generations and searching for their places in the world. From an Ohio farm to western Ireland and from the 1940s to present day, their journeys take them through peaceful countryside and personal challenges. Their paths cross in unexpected ways, never far from the people, the horses, and the lands they love.
First, I Love You
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Series: Downey, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,610. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(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.
Promises We Keep
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(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.
Shadow of my Father's Secret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Concerning Life Publishing. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
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.
The Fiona Letters
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 85,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(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
The House With the Wraparound Porch
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,610. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(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.
La dernière aube
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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.
Waiting For
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Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
A short story, about 1500 words. Rudy has the honor of being one of the first permanent human colonists on Mars. Sonya plans to follow him in a year so they can be among the first to be married on the Red Planet... but Rudy's brother Aaron has been keeping a secret that may throw those plans into a cocked hat...
The Lonely Woman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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
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Series: Redwoods, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,300. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(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
The Haunting of Winchester Lane
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Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Houses have pasts. But they also have futures. Not every tragedy is yet to occur. Not every haunting is spiritual.
What They Left Behind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ben and Gennie Perrin, orphaned twins, are abused and abandoned by their brother. Luckily, they are adopted by a young couple and raised in San Francisco. Years later, while trying to bring their parents to California, they uncover something so unexpected it turns their world upside down. Will they reconcile with their past or will it leave them shattered like their city after the earthquake?
Turning on the Lights
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This is a story about Marc Nelson who has been suffering from Alzheimer's Disease for 12 years and bedridden for 8 years. He receives an experimental drug that reverses the effects of Alzheimer's. However, the new drug does not restore his lost memories. Marc regains his sanity, but large parts of his life are missing.
What Lies Behind
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(2.00 from 1 review)
Behind the clouds of dementia, Lillian holds memories of a life that her granddaughter Lisa could never imagine. Lillian kept her extraordinary life a secret, retreating into a lonely, bitter existence. Curious about her grandmother's mysterious past, Lisa unearths a long-buried secret that may finally bring the truth to light.
Fill the Inner Circle
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Series: Willowbrook Saga, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,520. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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.
In My Frozen Dreams - Vol. 1 (The Muse Series #5)
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Series: Muse, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,360. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012 by Porterlance Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Ruthie and Cam are twin eight year olds, who must deal with their father's sadness after the death of their mother. Ruthie discovers that Cam may not actually be here brother, but before she can find any answers, their father goes missing. This book can be read as a stand alone even if you haven't read the other 4 installments. A must read if you like VC Andrews type books.