Books tagged: family bereavement

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The Escape of Bobby Ray Hammer, A Novel of a '50s Family
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Price: Free! Words: 152,300. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Among the 5 finalists in the Faulkner Society Novel Competition. The Escape of Bobby Ray Hammer is a second generation Grapes of Wrath novel. Bobby is just entering his senior year in high school and eager to graduate and go on to college to get out of his rural farming community; however, he must resolve family problems that originated, he believes, with his brother's death.
Mitten Memoirs: Four Short Stories From The Heart Of The Great Lakes State
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by Four Moons Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This combination book includes four delightful and endearing short stories based in Northeast Michigan. Included are: A Dog's Tale, The Moose And Leo LeSander, Granny Furhmann And The Last Supper, and Max Finnegan, Rogue Prince Of Pinconning. Click on the individual stories for samples of each. Purchase this e-book, and you'll get four stories for the price of three, plus a unique cover!
Nancy's Song
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Musically talented 10-year old Nancy loves to explore the nearby woodland and feels at home with all aspects of nature. The story tells how Nancy and her mother cope with the news of her father's terminal illness. The author addresses the subject of bereavement in a sympathetic and realistic way while successfully encouraging the young reader to accept death as an inevitable stage of life itself.
The Christmas Tree Conspiracy
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Thomas and Addison had it all: true love, four extraordinary children, and a bright future full of promise. That’s what made the car crash so devastatingly tragic. How do you continue when all has been lost? The struggle may lead to self-revelations that stretch the soul to its limits.
A Christmas Crossing
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Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by Lemon Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Set in 1776, my short story, A Christmas Crossing describes the night that changed the course of the Revolutionary War. It is not your typical Christmas story, but one that has affected every fabric of our lives.
The Lost Moments
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The days pass and we live our lives, never fully realizing how we impact the people we care the most about. When does that realization hit us? Will we still have time to say the things we want... before it's too late...? This is a 600 word short story.
American Falls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
At the age of 16, Christian Miller leaves home to escape his past and finds adventure, enlightenment, disillusion and a new friendship that leads to revelation.
Seemingly Invisible
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Lizzy Coleman is your average girl next door who was raised by a widowed father. She is also seemingly invisible. All Lizzy wants is for that one special guy to notice her and inside she feels like it will never happen. Kyle Baker seems determined to prove to Lizzy that she is worth noticing, but will she ever believe it? Will she disappear into the background or find her place to shine?
Stolen Valentine Kiss
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,610. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Holiday Series, 1 - Two hearts...One Love. One broken heart. Two grieving minds. An unplanned holiday to New Jersey is her perfect getaway from the stress and emotional turmoil locked in her heart, just what she needs to take her mind off her troubles. That's until she runs into Logan. One Stolen Valentine Kiss. Will Valentine season bring them romance or will their fears keep them apart?
Billy Penland book one The Early Years
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,380. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When he was twelve years old, Billy's father died and his mother remarried within a year to a man who drank heavily and frequently beat his wife. After Billy almost killed his step-father for beating her, Mrs. Penland sent her three Penland children to live with their father's relatives in West Texas. For the next ten years, Billy sacrificed his own personal goals to take care of his siblings.