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Unaccounted For
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,500. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
When his father's mysterious death leads Milo Shoemaker to skip college for a job at Wolverine Motors, the only vehicle plant thriving in Michigan, he learns dangerous truths about business, heroes, and the boss's daughter. Maybe some secrets should remain...unaccounted for.
I'll Remember You
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A son tries understanding his mother by examining pictures from her childhood.
The Fathers We Find
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,230. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Charles Ries' novel The Father's We Find reminds me of Frank McCourt's (Angela's Ashes, "Tis, Teacher Man) memoirs with their keen attention to character and strong voice. Ries' characters' voices are ring loud and clear, I can hear them calling, long after putting the book down." ---- Karla Huston Winner of The Main Street Rag 2003 Chapbook Contest
The Ocean Won't Burn
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Price: Free! Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The death of Jack Winter's father sends Jack on a search for answers. Why did his father, a noted marine researcher, hate the sea? And why did Jack's mother disappear so long ago? Traveling east, toward the sunrise and the Atlantic, he finds the answers on the edge of the ocean. The Ocean Won't Burn is a short story of about 12,000 words.
His Last Nine Words
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,980. Language: American English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A collection of interconnected stories concerned with the loyalty, love and desire that bind families together and the emotional and spiritual forces that may rip them apart. Fathers yearn for deeper connection with their sons; sons chafe under their fathers' control and wonder about their own lives. From aged patriarchs to distant dads to a Vietnam vet who fears he cannot have children.
Man of the House, Inc.
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 139,320. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
How do broken men being raised by broken women in broken households prepare to be functional fathers? Who else but God holds black boys tightly enough in hand to salvage remnants of misguided childhoods? Too often, inner city boys look to professional sports to afford them the lifestyle that accompanies the life in a game they are not prepared to play. Black men, we are responsible for our own.
Sons and Daughters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,850. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
"Sons & Daughters" is Book Two of the romantic, charming and very funny continuation of "Pride and Prejudice: that began with "Darcy & Fitzwilliam". Mr. Darcy, and his cousin, Colonel Fitzwilliam, are life-long best friends and competitors, whether for the hand of Elizabeth Bennet or for who can avoid Aunt Catherine the longest. "Laugh until your sides ache and then laugh some more..."