Books tagged: contemporary life

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New Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Calling the new girl, Lucy, odd ends up more than a tad bit of understatement. In a short period of time, she frees Amber of her inhibitions, her prestigious corporate project, her teeth, her sense of style…and her sanity. A bizarre tale of corporate cannibalism…or a generous sacrifice for a fellow human being? All depends on your perspective.
Across a Crowded Room
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Jonathan’s a good guy with a successful pet shop, but mingling at parties? Not his best skill. In fact he’s just about to chuck it and go home when he’s caught by the sound of a laugh and the flash of a smile from across the room. But how he’s going to get from here to there...?
Bent Tree
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Bent Tree is a story of life for a family that is facing some severe problems. A husband who has a drinking problem; a rebellious son who would rather live in a big city; a teenage daughter older than her years; and a mother who has the responsibility to lead the family from financial ruin. Sacrifice, hard work, shows the way to a life of reward and happiness.,
Lost in the Woods
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
"Lost in the Woods" is a 2000 word short story of contemporary life. Bud Higgins, while waiting in the hospital for his wife, has his life of yesterday and today passes by in front of his eyes.
The Azalea Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,440. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This is the story of Naomi and Joss who meet by chance in 1956 and whose friendship survives the ups and downs of fifty years. Eventually, in their sixties, they come together again at the place where it all began – the azalea garden.
Relative Strangers
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Price: $7.75 USD. Words: 179,290. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The McKay family meets to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Robert and Mary. As they gather in the splendid rooms of Hunting Manor, it becomes apparent that for all their shared DNA, they are relative strangers. The holiday mushrooms, drawing in relatives both estranged and deranged,until the machinations of an appalling aunt threaten the holiday – and the family – with irreparable damage.
Actress
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mai Rose, a young television actress, becomes involved in a competition to win the leading role in a new fantasy film. However, she finds that the path to success is constantly undercut by her own personality and her uncertainty about what she really wants from her career - and her life.
Beulah the Bull
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
Self-sufficient Susan Ann Jones finds herself forty, laid off, and the owner of five vacant acres in Arizona. That's where God tells her how much she means to Him via a unique angel: Beulah, a white bull raised by a little girl who died of cancer and whose father became a minister after her loss. It's a funny, touching story of blossoming faith, especially in things known only to the soul.
Choices
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You set the price! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Clara is in a moment of decision about her career, she is frustrated with the current happenings in their use of an influential architect in real estate, so it will venture out in new directions. Choices is an interactive tale with two possible endings to the story, of which the reader chooses with one click what will be the outcome.
Poetic Views of Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Laurie's poetry encompasses a variety of life and shows his background in psychiatry. This has given him a unique way of looking at people and it shows in his poetry, which resonates with people who don't like poetry. Try it, you will be surprised!