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A Family Legacy: The Watson Works
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Price: Free! Words: 52,840. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Another tragedy has struck the Watson family and now the only thing left is the family business. Connor, the younger of the teen brothers, must try to make the tough decisions that will keep things going. Can Connor deal with his profound loss and prevent a similar tragedy when he has the chance? Can he find happiness and make a new family? Join Connor in this story of adventure and courage.
Playing the Baseball Card
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A story about personal courage and determination. Devin’s mother died six years ago, and he helps look after his younger brother while their father works as a baseball pitcher trying to make it into the major leagues. Just when it seems that things are looking better, tragedy strikes again. Now, it’s all up to the young teen as he tries to make it work for what’s left of his small family.
Inez Ibis Flies Again; The Story of a Courageous Ibis Who Never Gave up.
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You set the price! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
It happened in a flash. Inez was walking along, feeding with the other ibis, and the next thing she knew it was swoosh, wham, bam. She felt pain. She saw stars, and then the lights went out. From that day forward, Inez dragged a painful right leg behind her and hopped about on her good leg. How she overcame pain and self doubt, how she learned to fly again is a story of courage and hope.
For the Love of Daisy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,180. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A tale of love, courage, determination and inventiveness, this book will have you laughing and crying in equal measure. Daisy was a unique and special Dalmatian who refused to give up on life. Her owners found that they couldn't give up on her, either. A touching tribute to a much loved and great-hearted dog, this book is a must-have for any animal lover.
Robert's Ride
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Born in a small town in rural Georgia, Robert is placed in a foster home after being orphaned at five. After too long, he is finally one of the lucky ones. He struggles to make sure his new adoptive mother likes him and wants to keep him, in spite of the fact that she really has no idea what to do with a child. Robert desperately tries to figure out to read her and please her. Can it work out?
The Weight That Isn't There: Anxiety and Finding the Courage to Be
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2010 by New Paradigm Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
What better definition could you ask for the word "anxiety?" The weight that isn't there. The weight of wasted potential, of what might have been, of what's stalking us around life's next corner, of pending deadlines, the unmet expectations of others... The weight that isn't there outweighs them all. But Michael also showed me, that night, anxiety's antidote -- the courage to be...
Winning His Spurs
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
1191: In a clash of two faiths, a boy knight destined to be a hero…Cuthbert, hungry for adventure and glory, joins King Richard on his way to free Jerusalem from the Saracens. Even before reaching their goal the Crusaders are torn by jealousy and intrigue. Cuthbert finds that chivalry and honour are little valued as he faces desperate obstacles to his quest for knighthood and his own castle.
The Power of Illusion - Happiness Is Mine!
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 36,640. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The Power of Illusion is an openhearted and loving guide to help you find peace in difficult times. A great pick-me-upper! This book will help to see through fears with clarity, connect to the truth within, release self sabotaging programs whereby enabling you to be happy, no matter what life has to offer. This is a book is for everyone who desires happiness. www.Powerofillusion.com
Life: Lost & Found
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,220. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Madeline isn't dead—she just feels like it. Her mother was killed years ago, her dad is more of a theory than a father, and her social life is confined to her daydreams. She's a five-foot eight-inch industrial-strength criticism magnet, and her life ended seven years ago. But fate is about to give it back to her—whether she wants it or not. Can she make it a life worth keeping?
Safiah's Smile
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Price: Free! Words: 27,550. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
After the tragic 9/11 attacks, high school senior Malia Sanders watches as her world of prep-school perfection crumbles and her brother enlists in the army. Worried and alone, Malia seeks refuge through her friendship with Safiah, a devout Muslim girl. A story of love and friendship, Safiah’s Smile presents a friendship in its most unexpected form and a lesson of courage in the face of fear.