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Up Gander Road
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
William and Florence Prater start their lives together with his having all the privileges and control in the marriage. He rarely interacts with any of his seven children, but commands they go by his beliefs and rules. When he becomes an itinerant preacher, there is wide opportunity to be involved with captivated women. His need for lofty adoration is a permanent trait.
Autumn's Colours
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Nick Holloway’s nursing career was spent working in care homes in South Wales. His many experiences inspired him to write Autumn’s Colours, his first novel. This light-hearted story is set in an imaginary care home, the town in which Nick trained as a nurse. The people and events in the book are based closely on real care homes and real people.
The Last Skywatchers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,160. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The known world unravels as the Spanish mission sphere expands across Southern California to the Colorado River from 1769 to 1854. People of one village pit themselves against invading settler-evangelists and their escorting soldiers, and a fierce resistance movement arises. Only the secret knowledge of Skywatchers--astronomer-healers--can ensure the preservation of a people and their culture.
Unwritten Lives: Path To Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 77,600. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Prequel of the Sars Springs Saga (volume 3). Before she was Alex, she was Alexis Garris and on trial for murder. Before Jim met Alex ... he was lost and searching for his Angel. Two lives, overlapping until they meet face to face.
A Room in the House of the Ancestors Books One and Two
Price: Free! Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Computer whizkid Edward’s adopted father taught him that his biological family rejected him at birth. After Edward’s biological brother, Andrew, reaches out to befriend him, the men forge a friendship based on a shared computer system dream. When Edward arrives at the ancestral home of the family he believes abandoned him, he learns the whole story he'd been told about his history is a lie
Genesis
Series: Sister Christian. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,980. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Moon Mistress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Doctor Richard Mason, borderline alcoholic, drug addict and jaded loner,has just discovered he’s adopted. If that wasn’t enough to shatter his personal reality he’s also ‘inherited’ his physically & mentally challenged sister, Hannah Rice, a girl he hasn’t seen since he was in high school. This is not a "Christian" or "Religious" novel.
Old Secrets
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 67,250. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Old Secrets is a sexy, light-hearted romp through the world of antiques and fine art, written by an author with a sense of humour as well as a professional knowledge of the antiques world.
Sam and Son
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,420. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
After police officer, Sam Harding’s wife died, Sam decided to leave California and the sad memories behind. Now, working as a police officer in Lancaster, Wisconsin, his boss calls him into his office one day to inform him a woman from California is accusing of him of impregnating her. The woman is being deported back to Mexico and wants to leave her son, now fourteen years old, behind.
Greta's Grace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,860. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Divorced from Greta’s blustery dad, Brian, Lindsey is drawn to him now as they share their fears about Greta. She never expects to experience the drama of becoming involved with her ex-husband or to confront the dilemma of another man falling for her, especially Sam, her son-in-law’s widowed father. But Sam, quiet and reflective, offers more than friendship and becomes her refuge.
The Goldberg Variations
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Our lives could go in many possible directions. What if we had taken that turn? Or this other fork in the road; said that one thing; or learned to hold our tongue and so not have to wish we could un-say it. Meet Anna and Ruth Goldberg, again and again, through many of the possible relationships between these women, mother and daughter. The Goldberg Variations.
Over Here
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by ThunderPoint Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An eloquently written novel tracing the social transformations of a century where possibilities were opened up by two world wars that saw millions of men move around the world to fight, and mass migration to the new worlds of Canada and Australia by tens of thousands of people looking for a better life.
The Art of Secrets
Series: The PastFinders. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Life is tough. People hurt other people. They either abuse, manipulate or isolate them. Emma is young and already hates the world. Charlotte is old; she’s always hated the world. They both hide behind a façade. They both need redemption. Will they find it by sharing their pain?
Go For It (Book 2, Girls' Night Trilogy, contemporary romance)
Series: Girls' Night Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Gretchen Mascoe has had a ‘thing’ for Greg Fairchild for years but the timing has never been right. A freak accident leaves him dependent on her nursing skills and wondering why he never noticed how incredibly special she is.
Still On Herring Cove Road: Hickory, Dickory, Death
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The 2nd vol. of the Herring Cove Road saga. ** "More than just another mystery. This one grabs you by the heart" -Review by Under the Shade Tree Blog. Ten-year old Dewey is moving, and he couldn't be more excited. His mother, and his retired next door neighbour and best buddy, Avriel, don't share his excitement of moving to a lower-class neighbourhood where two murders have recently occurred.
Barnabas Tales
Price: Free! Words: 102,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
short stories related when a retired physician looks back upon his colleagues, a long career in an english hospital, and life outside. many tales have a grain or two of truth and some contain much more.
Where the Shamrocks Grow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,070. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Young Jo Kingsley leaves war-torn Ireland for Paris, finding work in Chateau Colbert. Jean-Pierre, her employer's grandson, introduces her to Paris and womanly desires. Jo then travels to Prohibition American and falls in love with Mike PasiƄski. Loneliness, loss and hardship follow during the Wall Street crash. Will the beautiful Jo let go of her demons and learn to love again?
Fate and Angus McGrath
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,470. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Marilyn refuses to bestow the traditional but unlucky McGrath first name on either of her sons. Her brother-in-law is not so superstitious. His child's journey, through childhood ADHD and adolescent rebellion, teen prostitution and drug addiction, rehabilitation and relapse, to eventual maturity and a too-early death, continually surfaces to impact on the lives of the family.
My Husband's Sin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Following Lillian Taylor’s burial, her four loving adult children assemble for the reading of her will. For the grieving youngest sibling, Lacey, life is about to come crashing down as a deep secret is revealed. The fall-out affects every member and they struggle to regain the happy family unit they once shared. Each of the siblings must come to terms and learn to handle this huge revelation.
Gulliver Station: Revolution
Series: Gulliver Station, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
While Lemuel Calahan, the leader of Gulliver Station’s Underground, fights to restore a safe and peaceful society the two crime families on the station are engaged in a fight to the death. Can he change the corrupt station government?
Brothers Unite
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,460. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Eden Vale is a beautiful, fruitful and well-watered village on an idyllic Island in the Caribbean Sea. Frank and his brother Jack and their parents live well but all is not as peaceful as it seems - Jack has to leave. This is the story of how Jack stamped out favouritism in two families and how he worked to create harmonious family values within their extended families.