Books tagged: childhood

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Catarinices
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,600. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
É um livro de crônicas, cartas e memórias da relação entre pai e filha, separados pelo tempo, afeto e culturas diferentes, mas na mesma língua e sentimento.
Remember When - Memories of Ipswich
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The many and varied recollections of Ipswich's older citizens will now live on in the cyber world. Developed through an Ipswich Libraries project, this eBook, Remember When ... Memories of Ipswich, is a collection of the memories and thoughts of Ipswich senior citizens.
The Great Go Cart Race
Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013 by independAntwriters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The summer of 1969 in Glennville New York had settled in full tilt. The July morning was cool and peaceful, but the afternoon promised nothing but sticky heat. Bobby Weston and Moon Calloway worked furiously on the go-cart they had been planning to race down Sinton Park hill, in the old garage behind Bobby's house. Both boys had grown up in Glennville...
Mama Say's It's Hogwash: A Texas Woman Comes of Age in Rosebud
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book reveals one little girl’s struggle to maturity in a small town and in a large family, her parents and seven siblings. The times of 1930s and 1940s encompassed such disasters as the Great Depression and World War II.
Soul Rippers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The most evil thing Missy and Ethan ever did was done right in the shadows of the live oaks girding the edges of her backyard. The just thing about doing the most horrible thing you'll ever do as a kindergartner is having your whole life in front of you to be haunted by guilt. Bullies don't always get a shot at redemption, but these two kept a prayer in their hearts and hoped.
Cadets, Part One
Series: Refuge World, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
One with no family, one with a father from the forested mountains, one from the capital, one from the farm, and one from the ruins of centuries past.
Child At Heart
Price: Free! Words: 15,470. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This book contains four short stories and excerpts from a novel. The theme central to each story is the transition from childhood to adulthood. Each of the short stories, with nostalgic undertones, juxtaposes the innocence of childhood with the challenging emotions and attitudes that sometimes overcome grown-ups.
Secret Santa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Ten-year old Terry Barr discovers one day just before Christmas that his little brother has found Santa’s stash of toys. The secret of Santa is out now, and as Terry tries to help his mother cover the story to retain his brother’s innocence, the world of secrets, conspiracies, and emotional entanglements for him only grows deeper.
The Curious Story of Hattie Brown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,060. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Bethnal Green, England, 1962 Following the death of her father, fourteen year old Hattie Brown begins to have a recurring dream of a strange and mysterious oak tree. Built into the trunk is a red door with a golden door knob and a lion head door knocker. The dream ends with the door opening to reveal a blinding white light that Hattie walks into.
Forgetting: Impressions From the Millennial Borderland
You set the price! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Exploring subjects as varied as mutiny, sex, the heat death of the universe, fairy abductions, and the similarities between women and walnuts, Wootton's debut poetry collection returns again and again to muse on remembrance and forgetfulness. Sharpen your eyes and deepen your wits, for this is a book of spells, conjuring forgotten things best remembered.