Books tagged: family relations

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The Passover Surprise
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Passover, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Jewish
Lisa and her little brother Jon enjoy collecting stamps. But when their father holds a contest to decide which child will get a new large stamp album, Lisa has to solve a difficult problem. This chapter book portrays Jewish-American family life circa 1960, and also touches on the experiences of American soldiers during World War II and the early days of the Civil Rights Movement.
A Concubine For the Family
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
kirkus review: “an adept stylist and storyteller, author weaves this tale of upper- class china in upheaval(1937-41). an engaging family saga by a talented storyteller.” this “book-fragrant” family's harrowing experiences highlight feminine solidarity and heroism, including dramatic events in an opium den, foot binding, acupuncture and raising silkworms. lisa see: “I really enjoy the story."
Am I Unwanted?
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 80. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Classics
Ten years have passed and now I am Mrs. Sonia Lawson. My husband, Mike Lawson, was an orphan brought up in an orphanage. He works in a bank. We have been married for four years. I have a little daughter, one year old. We are very happy together.
POCS - Party for the Overthrow of the Capitalist System
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Vera feels the world needs a revolution and is working on creating a group to accomplish the task. Justin, her liberal brother, thinks she is just trying to symbolically overthrow their capitalist father who is a devotee of mass marketing. When he meets with his daughter to dissuade her, he can't help but admire how she has absorbed much of his marketing skills, or refrain from joining her.
Silver Lined Angel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,400. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A mission to help a sick child get goverment controlled health care becomes a love story of many dimensions. Family dynamics are intertwined with government corruption, mental illness and long ago buried feelings, as well as a bit of romance. Self awareness, love and understanding help to find the silver linings in life. Lila Jenkins' journey will intrigue, entertain and possibly enrage you.
The Sink
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(Short Story plus a Bonus Novella) "The Sink" is my take on one of Hemingway's better-known stories about hunting in Africa. Needless to say, my more feminist-minded first-readers did not take kindly to it, although others found it to be an insightful portrait of what can go wrong when the interpersonal dynamics within a marriage change in an unexpected way.
Renunciation
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 43. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
"Is there something which is going to provide me solace? What am I looking for? Why are there so many distracting things in this world?"
Pony Anne and the Silver Lantern Express
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Pony Anne and the Silver Lantern Express is a fanciful tale of the only female Pony Express rider. On Christmas Eve, 1860 Anne takes the reins for her injured fiancé and delivers the mail. Along the way Anne meets a helpful, but mysterious stranger driving a sleigh across the deep snow. The stranger gives Pony Anne a magical silver lantern that helps her family for generations.
Prose To Go: Tales From A Private List
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 29,300. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011 by Bridgeross Communications. Categories:
Peek into the private lives of 18 professional writers from the North West Territories to Prince Edward Island in this anthology described by the New York Journal of Books as an "eclectic mix of memories of shared love, laughter, and hope (that) should appeal to a wide readership".
Doorways to Significance: Finding Peace, Power, Passion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
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It's never too late to change the brokenness.