Books tagged: elderly protagonist

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Orc in the Family
By Michael Jasper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction
"It always rains here in the heart of the Sludge Mountains." Humans aren't the only creatures who must deal with unappreciative offspring and housing problems, not to mention bad backs and body odor. Our hero, once a member of the Orkish Army, has his hands full with his family. Is it so wrong for an elderly orc to try to get some rest after a hard life? And still the rain falls...
Fossil
By Lori R. Lopez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Fiction
Wellsby Manor has a history of bloodshed, built upon the grave of an evil entity who tormented and ate Stone Age humans then infected the soil for ages. His brutal presence inhabits the mansion, terrifying and slaughtering its occupants. Tobias Pallberry now intends to conduct a seance to contact the spirits of the dead. Those who attend must face a wild night of fright as The Bone Man awakens.
Organza: A Memoir: Proof I Existed
By Peg Elliott Mayo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,450. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Fiction
Organza, as Estelle Marie, calls herself, is 97 years old, of a spicy turn of mind, unafraid to expose her hits and misses. She writes, on her computer, "To prove I existed." She's poignant, amusing, confused and hopeful, clearly a woman you'll cherish.
The Gambler and the Castle
By Greg Blyth
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction
Ian Hawes is an orchestral pianist on the verge of finishing his newest composition for the Sussex Symphony Orchestra. To remain focused on his work he is staying at his wife's recently inherited estate out in the country.
Graveyard
By Sydney Crutch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction
Short story. Kids these days don’t respect anything and so Horace Stanfield takes it upon himself to protect the town graveyard from the local kids’ abuse. And one night he finds himself pushed to the edge by their behaviour, deciding that the time’s right for them to really learn a lesson they’ll never forget. Includes the bonus story ‘East Wing.’