Books tagged: childhood

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A Tale of Two Hearts
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Price: Free! Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Danny and Izzie are two children born with a golden heart. With the help of a glass elephant from a very unusual circus, a fire bird, a forest guardian and a Dream Whisperer and his sea warriors, they embark on a wondreous journey to the distant land of Emeria where the sun has disapeared.
Monsters
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Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When are you too old to believe in monsters?
House of Swallows
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,140. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A tale of a girl's devotion to wild birds
Wiffle Ball Summer: The Ride of the Elmoron
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Price: $9.96 USD. Words: 76,150. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After a sun-drenched daydream in London, a 20-something nomad journeys through a "vast Buckeye nowhere" in search of his childhood. Along the way he meets bearded drunkards, delightfully dorky Boy Scouts, and baby-pitchforking spirits while finding that home might not be exactly as he remembers. But the true test of his voyage is around the corner and the wandering Elmoron never sees it coming.
Carving The Light
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The Collins sisters have secrets.
Magic Beyond Words
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
"Magic Beyond Words" by Osho Rose Copyright 2011 is an essay inspired by amazing writer and Enlightened Mystic Osho. Following an inner command, one woman dares to leave behind a logical left-brain orientation and choose a colorful right-brain awakening in expressive arts, returning to a state of childlike innocence.
How to Say Goodbye
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A healing 9-11 memoir, "How to Say Goodbye" by Chandra Jayne Copyright 2007, relates terrorism to family violence. For most people, 9-11 was purely tragic, but for one woman, 9-11 was a catalyst to healing suppressed grief from childhood violence and reuniting with a mentally ill father that she feared. Treatment for suppressed grief has skyrocketed since 9-11. It's time to heal America's Soul.
High Bridge
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short heartfelt story of childhood memory and how even the smallest, incidental experiences can have the biggest effects on us when we don't even know it.
Based on a True Story: Part One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Part One: family and childhood from the outside looking in" is the first installment of the four-part Based on a True Story series that asks the question: Can anyone ever truly be more than the sum of his experiences? Part One is a selection of 14 memories exploring childhood alienation, family bonds, brother and sister competition, and the blood ties that never fade.
The Devil's Waiting Room
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The Devil's Waiting Room is biographical journey through my eyes as a 10 year old boy centred around the summer of 1969 in the fishing port of North Shields on the banks of the River Tyne. Racism was still very strong and open and had an iron grip on the town during perpetual time for change. Outside we ran. At home we persevered. And late at night, I would hear my father cry...