Books tagged: family struggles

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Disconnected
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
"Disconnected" is a story of a newly homeless family lost in an unfamiliar city and the struggle of Millie to keep her children safe after she and the children get separated from her husband.
Evergreen A Christmas Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
A dying grandfather tells the story of the first Christmas tree to a family wrenched by strife.
A Daughter's Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2010 by Untreed Reads. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young woman attempts to take care of her father who struggles with inner demons from his time at war. Can a daughter's love overcome the ferocity of a battle being waged in the mind? A tale from the Nibs literary short story line.
Report From The Heart
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,800. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
Mommy isn't happy. Should she stay? Should she go? Would she be better off single? Mommy had no choice. “If I hadn’t had children, I would have made the begetting of a child my life’s work. There was no other way for my generation.” One ordinary day in a woman’s life. A book about the pleasures, irritations, and yes, rage of marriage; children; the anxieties of sex; the compromises.
Pallbearer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
From "Matters Familiar." Two boys, one mother; two lives, separated from birth.
We Don't Know Where You've Been, Mr. Jones
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In an effort to help an aging population retain their independence as long as possible, an entire village has been set up with sensors and bumpers, high-tech devices to track and protect those who wander. But there are some things you just can't catch and choices you have to make.
Southern Fried Women
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010 by Satya House Publications. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Cable has woven together the music, language, religions, and traditions of the South in a collection of stories about Southern women, and a few men, struggling to find answers to unanswerable questions, hoping for forgiveness, seeking righteousness, and questioning the existence of God. These are stories about women brave enough to start over again and again. They never give up, they just go home.
Tamales for Sale: The Untold Story of an Immigrant Family
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The short biography of the struggles a real, undocumented family faced in the United States and the unlikely road they travelled to success.
Life Everlasting
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Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The trip west wasn't what Josh had expected. He hadn't counted on walking all the way to Oregon. But the hardships didn't end with sore feet. When an unseen enemy attacked the wagon train, his loss inspired future generations.
Aphrodite's Child
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Price: $3.07 USD. Words: 128,550. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Aphrodite's Child by Sarah Catherine Knights is set in Cyprus in the early nineties and is told through the eyes of Emily, who jumps at the opportunity to escape her life in England, when Luke, her pilot husband, is posted to RAF Akrotiri. Embracing everything the island has to offer, she reinvents herself, only to find that this new life brings its own heartache and tragedy.