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The Bear Wife
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Series: New American Fairy Tales. Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by MeTime Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this American retelling of Beauty and the Beast, a young girl named Wind Blossom makes unusual friends with a mountain bear for the winter.
Bully for you!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Primary school chapter book about what happens, with a little help from some wee alien Krakens, when school bullying gets out of control. Meet Kit Marsh, fat as sausages, with a habit of talking before he thinks. The Krakens are trashing his house and his Gran can't even see them, but school is worse. Big Trev is lurking and Kit's terrified. Watch Kit's desperate brain hatch an awesome plan!
The World of Wickham Mossrite
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
Wickham Mossrite is a reluctant hero for the Natural Parenting generation. A gentle-giant nature boy, raised consciously and living compassionately in an alternative lifestyle. This family fiction is a refreshing antidote to the dystopic uprisings characterising contemporary fiction. Wickham's World is about being the change you want to see around you. Start a love revolution.
Valoura Karuna and the Cake Stall Kerfuffle
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Price: Free! Words: 33,570. Language: Australian English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Valoura is a detective, well, she would love to be a detective. So when the money from her mum's bake sale is stolen Valoura knows it is her chance to show her detective chops. Thing is, she already knows 'whodunnit' and the more those nasty Lamb kids cause trouble the more determined Valoura is to 'throw the book at them'. With help from her nutty family, Valoura will prove she has what it takes.
Maman Marie
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Series: Arielle Aime. You set the price! Words: 1,070. Language: French. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
- Certaines personnes pensent que seule une maman et un papa, ensemble, peuvent être une famille. Ils ne comprennent pas. Partout où il y a une famille, il y a l'amour. Partout où il y a l'amour, il y a Dieu. Et partout où il y a Dieu, il y a notre Papa céleste, et il y a Jésus et Maman Marie. Donc, tu vois, chaque garçon et chaque fille a un papa et une maman.
The Adventures of Junior and Spike the Wonder Dog. Book Twelve: Tubing
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You set the price! Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
The family goes to the Purple Pantry restaurant for breakfast, before proceeding to the Gila River to go tubing, where they see an antelope, mountain goat and mountain lion. Spike and Dad rescue two capsized canoeists, before the family continues tubing down the river. While tubing, Dad tells the story about a boy and his dog that help ferry people across the Missouri River on a raft during 1800s.
The Adventures of Junior and Spike Wonder Dog. Book Ten: Family Trip to Florida
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You set the price! Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
A family trip, visit ancient Navajo ruins, Lincoln County, the Alamo, Houston, Gulf of Mexico, New Orleans, dinner at Cal's Cajun Cuisine, Gulf Coast to Florida, journey through the Everglades on airboat, then Key West, where they all swim in the ocean and go parasailing. The book begins with Junior and Spike dressed as old West outlaws then ends with Dad reading a story about Billy the Kid.
The Adventures of Junior and Spike the Wonder Dog. Book Four: Junior and the Badger
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You set the price! Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Junior wanders into the desert looking at birds, turtles, lizards and snakes, before meeting a badger that chases him up a tree. Spike hears screams, runs for help. Dad and Spike going searching for Junior. Spike chases the badger and Dad helps Junior out of the tree. The book begins with pictures of Junior and Spike wearing top hats then ends with Dad reading them a story about Abraham Lincoln.
The Adventures of Junior and Spike the Wonder Dog. Book 3 Three: Wild Dogs Attack
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You set the price! Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Dad makes breakfast, while singing and Spike howling. Junior is outside playing when a pack of wild dogs attack. Spike holds them off while Junior runs for Dad. Dad comes to the rescue then later awards Spike with a barbecued steak. The book begins with pictures of Junior and Spike wearing black motorcycle jackets then ends with Dad telling a story about a boy and his father on a motorcycle trip.
The Adventures of Junior and Spike the Wonder Dog. Book Two: Junior Goes Climbing
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You set the price! Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Junior and Spike awaken, find Dad working on motorcycles in the garage. Dad makes breakfast while singing, before returning to the garage. Junior and Spike play in the recreation room, nap, awaken, go outside, climbs ladder onto pole barn. Spike runs, Dad rescues, lectures. Begins with pictures of Junior and Spike dressed as Native Americans, ends with a story of Native American boy and his wolf.
The Adventures of Junior and Spike the Wonder Dog. Book One: The Adventure Begins
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Price: Free! Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
First book in a series of 31 children's books written and illustrated by Moshe. Book One begins with pictures of Junior and Spike, Dad's introduction, Junior's and Spike's births. Mom leaves, Dad adjusts his life to accommodate Junior's needs, builds motorcycles in garage attached to house. The adventure in Book One involves Spike saving Junior from a rattlesnake, rushed to the vet via motorcycle.
Bending Willow
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Series: The Finding Home, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Riley finds her grandmother dead, she knows her world is about to collapse. Determined to find the father she knows only by an address, Riley and Mia take off on a journey with so many twists and turns Riley begins to doubt they’ll ever find a real home. She ignores the question that keeps popping into her mind–if they do find her father, will he even want them? Or will he send them away?
Laughter Will Save the World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Promise was born laughing. Instead of crying when she was hungry, needed changing or a cuddle, she laughed. Growing up with her grandmother in a deserted by parents village, she practised her special skill every day by helping others find their laughter. When her parents return to take her back, away from her village, to another country, Promise has to find the origin of laughter
Harriet and Her Lost Dog
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Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
Harriet is a 10 year old Afro-american girl who lives with her white mom and white step-dad. She tells us what happens when the dog who looks like her - brown with kinky hair - gets lost on the plane trip.
House
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Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: Simple English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family
a short story of a kid smarter than his kindergarten teacher. this story raising the education question of today, from a new simple angle, and the parent's part in it.