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Vacation Violation
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Series: Short short stories, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Saul had a wonderful life for a twelve-year-old, with a loving family and a comfortable home, weekends were three days long, and summer vacation was coming, so why was he tormented by a recurring nightmare? This dark science fiction short short story first appeared in Barbaric Yawp, volume 14, number 3, July 2010.
The Pancake That Saved Silicon Valley and other NaPoWriMo Poems 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This collection of poems was written for 2013's National Poetry Writing Month, which concluded on April 30th. It includes verses about pancakes and Silicon Valley, ninja hats, roses, love, music, British and California rain, and more than a few nods to writing novels.
Road Dance: Poems
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You set the price! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Stories of sacrifice and honor, strength and passion, healing and laughter. Collected from journals and memories that began in McCarthy-era NYC, they follow a crazy carnival journey of raising children, the search for love, self-understanding, and the desire to leave a better planet behind. The tales are evocative and sometimes startling, balancing a high wire between fear and redemption.
Activities for Young Adults
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,190. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
If you are finding it hard to keeping your young adult interesting and out of trouble, you are not alone. Young adults when enjoying activities will learn how to develop a positive mind if they continue to stay active. When a child has nothing to do, they feel bored, which can lead them into trouble.
Boys Cry, Too
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Spero Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A collection of 27 poems by author Bill Jutz, these express the pain and fear of a child with nowhere to turn. Drawn from his tortured childhood, these words come from Bill's weeping soul as it struggles to find peace four decades after he escaped the cycle of abuse. The reader will come away from this inspired to grow beyond the pain of his own past.
Nothing is Right
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nothing is Right is a novel about not being able to be called autistic. Set in 1988, the year Rainman was on the silver screen, it follows Clay, a boy whose lack of intellectual disability disqualified him from an autism diagnosis under the standards of care of the time.
From the Septic tank to St. Peters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An amusing glimpse into the hazardous and imaginative world of a child obsessed with all things dangerous. Exhausted guardian angels worked overtime to keep this restless soul from picking the locks on heaven's pearly gates, or perhaps blowing them up. Share the bizarre chain of events that were created and surprisingly survived by the author during his journey from early childhood to adolescence.
20 Poems About Nothing
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Twenty Poems written about various subjects. There are relations between them and they come from life experiences from childhood events to the pangs of adulthood. Are they about nothing? Maybe, but then again, maybe not?
Charles Manson The Ancestry Of A Mass Murderer
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Numerous true crime books have been published about the crimes of serial killer Charles Manson. My ebook differs from these types of books. I have written about the maternal and paternal genealogy of Manson's biological father, his stepfather, and his mother. I hope that readers will enjoy finding out about his roots in Kentucky. His family history can also be traced to OH, NC, NY, WVA, and VA.
Athens, WI: The Place Where Time Stood Still
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The real power of memory lies in the richness of experience a town such as Athens offered. Daily we played, fished, swam and hung out together. We were inseparable from our friends. How often in any personʼs life does someone buried deep in your memory, someone you have not spoken to in five decades call to say, “Eddie! Remember me!”