Books tagged: family ties

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Life Ain't Fair "But" The Game Is Cold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Urban
At very young ages, DJ and Desmond witnessed murders and shootouts throughout the hood. The boys were having issues at home and was looking for a way out. They met an older cat that introduced them into the dope game. By the ages of 11 and 12, the brothers was ready to take over the streets in Gary. The money became so powerful one of the brothers couldn’t handle the pressure.
The Power of Words
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
This is a short story in Portuguese, about a young man who turned his life around, after thinking he had lost everything and every one. It takes place in Angola and it mirrors the life of a lot of young people these days.
Staying Alive
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,390. Language: British English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00)
Lex Simms is an alien who lives near Leeds, while most of his folks live on Mars. They are amazing creatures but they can't produce the water they need to survive. Preemo, their leader, sends members of his family to Earth in 1965 to breed with humans and have children who will visit Mars and terraform it. As soon as he is twelve, Lex embarks upon his mission, but then a comet messes up his plans.
The Journey
Price: $4.69 USD. Words: 35,330. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Will Julie have the courage, determination & strength to meet this life threatening challenge face to face which causes so many trials & tribulations or is the journey that she is about to embark upon insurmountable?
Little Berry Cooley
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 104,370. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This book deals with the life of Little Berry Cooley from the death of his first wife Milly Ann Arrington, in Mississippi through his second marriage to Lovenia Arrington, Milly’s niece, and their lives in Texas and Louisiana until his death in 1903. It also deals with maternal research of my Cooley family.
Texas Two Step
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,230. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Old family ties broken, childhood pain healed and true love revealed—one step at a time. One phone call sends Chad Rogers back to the one place he’s been avoiding—home. Being at his mother’s side after she is shot, he faces the younger brother who tormented him during childhood and his ex-lover, Chloe Atwood....
Oblivion Island (A Sci-Fi Novelette #9)
Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Felix Morrow looks forward to reunite with his family on a dream vacation on an exclusive island, but as the days go by, most inopportune setbacks delay his wife and daughter’s arrival. The encounter of an unpredictable woman and the mysterious disappearance of an eccentric guest force him to investigate on the terrible truth about the island. It's a Sci-Fi Novelette of about 13,000 words.
Children of Clun
Price: Free! Words: 129,870. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.33)
1421. In England's remote Welsh Borderlands, a future queen of Scotland would learn the true meaning of sacrifice and the feared name of Owain Glyndwr, the Welsh warrior-prince, would be whispered abroad one last time; all for the saving of the children of Clun.
Travels on a Bus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
An anthology of poems that trace a back packing bus journey across Europe. The poems explore what it is to be foreigner, even in a country whose history and traditions have shaped the traveller's own and celebrate the wonder and pleasures of the journey.
Livid Blue
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 169,710. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Janko Reinhardt has had a hard life. He was left at a church by his mother when he was six years old. Since then he's been jostled between one bad foster home and another. But that was a long time ago now. He's a young man, but things haven't worked out well. He's dying from AIDS complications and these are the last few months of his life.