Books tagged: family abandonment

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God's Pinatas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,590. Language: American English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
God's Pinatas Is a study of two desperate people with different illnesses. Rose, an elderly woman who is in the stages of Alzheimer's. And a young man Lyle, who is married & struggling with alcohol & an abusive past. Lyle's wife needs to find her own solace and abruptly leaves. Rose is obsessed with God, quotes & her roses. A house can be very lonely with one set of footsteps.
Ahab's Bride
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,580. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Before Captain Ahab encounters Moby Dick, his heart is captured by Hannah Oldweiler, a woman with a spirit and determination to match his own. But when he is wounded by the white whale, he becomes obsessed with revenge, even to the point of defying God. Left to raise their son alone and praying for her husband’s safe return, Hannah begins her own quest for peace to fill the emptiness in her heart.
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Joi Lansing died an untimely death in 1972. She was a multi-talented performer signed by MGM in the 1940s. Her curvy figure and facial beauty proved to be hindrances. They restricted her to playing "dumb blondes". Despite the stereotypes she was in steady demand as a singer, nightclub performer, as well as a stage, TV, and movie actress. My E-book focuses on her immense versatility and creativity.
The Light Side
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A race against life, a very unfortunate event, the life or death choices. When she is thrust into the situations how will she react? Will she save the life of a poor child or die trying?
Anastasia's Short Book Of Personal Poems
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Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
A short collection of ten poems by Anastasia
Charles Manson The Ancestry Of A Mass Murderer
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Numerous true crime books have been published about the crimes of serial killer Charles Manson. My ebook differs from these types of books. I have written about the maternal and paternal genealogy of Manson's biological father, his stepfather, and his mother. I hope that readers will enjoy finding out about his roots in Kentucky. His family history can also be traced to OH, NC, NY, WVA, and VA.
Michelle: Someday She'll Find Home
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 48,030. Language: British English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Her earliest memory was the rough feeling of the thin, tattered piece of material she had been wrapped in before being abandoned on the floor of a phone box on a deserted, dark street. Through the growth and empowerment of Michelle, Jackie Small creates a beautiful story of the determination of the human spirit and the drive in all of us to overcome any obstacle.
The Leaving of Things
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Adrift and rebellious, Vikram is not your model Indian-American teenager. But a disastrously drunken weekend becomes a one-way ticket back to the homeland for Vikram after his outraged parents decide to pack up the family and return to India. So begins a profound journey of culture shock and self-discovery as Vikram learns to value who he is, make important new friends and chart his own destiny.
The Voice
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Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Emotions & Feelings
Connor's dad passed away recently and he's not feeling very good about it, so he decides to ask God for some answers by getting down on his knees and praying. He's a little surprised when God answers his prayer directly.
Behind the Curtains
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A novel about romance, family, and overcoming personal struggles, Behind the Curtains tells the story of a humble boy born on a small Caribbean island who suffered from abject poverty and was abandoned by his parents at an early age. Marked by the negative experiences of his childhood, he did all he could to overcome his past and follow the path to success. Based on a true story.