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The Man in the Window
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Do all houses have spirits? The short story collections Five Fantastic Fantasy Tales Vol. 2 and Ten Fantastic Fantasy Tales both contain this childhood contemporary fantasy story.Five Fantastic Fantasy Tales Vol. 2 and Ten Fantastic Fantasy Tales both contain this story.
House in Motion
You set the price! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Paul Callaway brings you his first book of poems and prose in a collection that he's ever so slowly grown since he started writing poetry in 2001. Most of his poems are personal in nature, depicting moments plucked from childhood to present, from work life to love life, and everything in between. With a charm, wit and cynicism unique to him, Callaway puts a little bit of himself into each poem.
The Woods Behind Grandmother's House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Ellen warned her fiance Philip not to get involved with the Rockford brothers. But now he has gone with them down a dark path heavy with deadfalls and demons, and only she can bring him back.
Anna Mary
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Anna Mary, a recent and childless widow, has returned to rural Ireland, where she was raised by her grandparents, for the first time in 40 years. There in the lane she had run barefoot down every day, her thoughts turn to moments and people from the past. The sharply poignant memories create for Anna Mary a pathway through her aloneness to the decisions she must make for her future.
Florida Cracker Boy: Tales of Misspent Youth
You set the price! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 by Betsy Bolger Paulet. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Florida Cracker Boy: Tales of a Misspent Youth” teems with adventures, fishing tips and crusty language. His yarn “On the Evils of skipping school” traces a teenage lark which mixes some incredibly dumb coincidence, a good friend Chuck, chuck’s rifle, and a ’56 Nash Rambler. Lee describes the pair as “country boys, as stubborn as razorbacks and mean as shedding rattlesnakes.”
Tales of the Heartily Homeschooled
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
What do you get when you throw 20 children, four parents, several cross-country trips, and a sense of humour between the covers of one book? Lots and lots of big family fun that will tickle the funny bones and warm the hearts of your entire clan.
Ella - A Novelette
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
As children, our imaginary friends are there when we need them. But what happens to them when we don't?
Providence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At age four, Emma was sexually abused by neighborhood boys—abuse that continued for four years. With no one to tell, not even her parents, her life was filled with pain, shame and misery. She handled her emotional anguish the only way she knew how: by making plenty of mistakes, giving in to anger, suffering mental illness and anxiety attacks, and living a life devoid of joy or self-love.
Green Grass on the Sunny Side of the Street (and other tales of a childhood gone bad)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Green Grass on the Sunny Side of the Street is written through the eyes of an eight year old boy. It covers a few years of his life, and poignantly captures the innocence of how the boy sees and feels about the confusing things said to him and the contradictions surrounding him. His thoughts spill out onto the pages and leave a trail of colorful entries journaling a childhood gone bad.
At the End of Innocence's Road: An Anthology of Stories and Poems Covering the Journey from Childhood to Old Age
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,730. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
In this value-priced book comprised some of material from the author archives and mainly new material written for this collection, sample a wide variety of ideas all brought together under the common theme of the ages and stages of life.