Books tagged: childhood

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Tom the Failed Football Star
You set the price! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Tom hates Fridays, it always football due to the Euro, which is invading school lessons. Yet through his most hated sport he finds friendship and security.
Spreading the Honey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Spreading the Honey” is a collection of autobiographical short stories and anecdotes that offer a humorous view on life and humanity, through the eyes of a man who’s seen it all. Here, Doug David shares his journey through life, from small boy to middle-aged man, in whimsical tales of matters from schooling and selling to sailing and signet rings.
Memories from Maple Street, U.S.A. Leaving Childhood Behind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
These are the stories of a turning point—when the world shifted, and nothing would ever be the same. In this first collection of the MEMORIES FROM MAPLE STREET, U.S.A., series, Sundown Press brings you real-life stories, from the touching to the humorous, the inspirational to the adventurous, and a wonderful group of childhood memories you’ll never forget.
The Blue Jay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,860. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A debut novel about a young woman and a young boy scarred by abandonment who find they share an unlikely bond.
Hiraeth: Selected Poems
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: British English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Essays and poems that deal with a longing—yearning—for home, something in the past, perhaps a place one cannot return to.
Zero On Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A limited father-son relationship leads to an amusing recollection of the fabulous 50s and 60s, as a son views his childhood through a prism of “someday you’ll look back at this and laugh.” The suspenseful opening is the book's foundation. It affects both the father and son, and leads to a surprising conclusion, all effectively blended in this entertaining, unusual and true story. Enjoy sampling!
Versed with Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
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This book contains a collection of twenty poems dealing with the essence of life. The poems in this book depict the lessons life demonstrates in front of our eyes but which we either fail to perceive or choose to ignore.
After Round One
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The children are enjoying their long holiday. It's time to play and play and play. It's time to play 'After Round One'
Sliding Down A Rainbow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This intensely moving autobiographical account of Chantelle Gerber Coleman's childhood and upbringing in South Africa can bring tears to the eyes - but her sheer strength of will and determination to overcome obstacles is enough to dry them again.
The Celebration of Johnny's Yellow Rubber Ducky
Price: Free! Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
As much as Johnny tries to run from it, fate always manages to catch up to him, and this time, one day after his graduation from Oxford, fate throws a yellow rubber ducky into his life in a strange attempt to help him refocus his decisions and reroute his future. Will Johnny attempt to trust fate and accept its guiding hand, or will he drudge up the past and try running from it again?