Books tagged: childhood

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My Success My Parents My Failure My Defiance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General
Life changing, miracles and true incidents based story of a defiant Telecom engineer who got success just because of his parents' prayers and siblings' support.
Tales From The Acacia Trees
Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: Australian English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is one of those "Getting to know the author" things, or more accurately, "Getting to know the author as a feral eight to eleven year old" (or even, "Getting to be thankful you never had the misfortune of meeting the author as a feral eight to eleven-or-more year old"). Whatever the case, my associates and I in those bygone days simply saw ourselves (with concessions), as the Kings of Creation
Lunchbox
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Do ghosts exist? Surely the city would be crawling with them by now ... The author was always fascinated by what could be contained in a brief moment. As seen on creepypasta.com in August 2015, this little horror is part of a suite of short science fiction, urban fantasy and horror stories by BP Gregory, each its own maelstrom of human suffering and longing.
"A 4am Kindness" (collected poems)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
50 raw poems on childhood, hard living, lying, love, addiction, poverty, politics, war, insecurity, death, materialism, and old age.
A Normal Life
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 25,660. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Parental love was in short supply when Aura Angel was growing up. Her father would beat her at the slightest excuse, and when he left home her mother took over, using brooms and kitchen implements to make sure the blows hurt.Now, in her forties, she is at peace with herself.
The Boy Who Needed Heroes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
When Ben’s wife leaves him, taking little Casey with her, he feels lost. Ben just wants to read to Casey, to tell her stories, and he knows just the one: a fairy tale his father read to him as a boy—before things went bad. But finding the story proves difficult. And the truth behind the story might prove most difficult of all.
Keepers of the Sandlot: Coaching, Parenting and Playing for Keeps!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,760. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Bill Severns wrote this book to encourage parents and coaches to enjoy their kids and protect their childhood. Your children are only children for a few years-they have plenty of time later in life to be adults; it’s up to us to guard their childhood, to make it fun, and to protect that feeling of playing in the sandlot. We’re the Keepers of that feeling. We’re the Keepers of the Sandlot.
Sir Huggles
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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Every young child has a toy that protects them against demons that haunt them until they become a teenager. It could be a smiling doll or a stitched teddy-bear that guards them against the forces of corruption. Blessed with the magic of innocence, these small toys fight against the dangerous nightmares to keep their charge safe at night.
All That Glitters
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00)
Consumerism, capitalism, and self image: it's all wrapped up in a neat plastic package for us, isn't it? In this short story, a robot woman comes across a box of her old childhood parts. Nostalgia and regret mix as she contemplates how materialism affected her upbringing.
Дух Спорту
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: Ukrainian. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Soccer
Оповідання "На закупах", "Пір'їнка" та "Дух гри" - написані, в першу чергу, для дітей і про дітей. Автор намагається вхопити і описати ту казкову атмосферу з якою пов'язаний для нас спорт у дитинстві. "Гонка тривалістю в життя" і "Пригадую", в яких філософія життя переплітається з життям реальним - розраховані вже для більш старшої аудиторії.