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Second World
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You set the price! Words: 28,990. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Is it possible to see into the spiritual realm? Is the everyday only masking a supernatural truth? These questions and more young Clare must seek reality in the newly released work of fiction, “Second World” by R.M. Wagoner. Geared towards a middle grade audience, however “Second World” will be enjoyed by all who are young at heart and spirit.
A Gift From Malla
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Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
Malla was my mother who died of cancer in 1991 at the age of 71. She never remembered my birthday and was an avid follower of Elvis. On the morning of her funeral I was angered - asking why she never remembered me on that special day. As I began to shave, that's when I noticed it: I had Malla's nose! What a special gift - and then I realized it is not always about money! I love you Malla!
Oh Grandad!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Ben is staying with Grandad. Grandad may be a senior citizen but that doesn't mean he's dull. Far from it! There's great excitement when he has a go on on Ben's scooter before he finds out where the brake is, and then gets in trouble at the amusement arcade. And Grandad comes to the rescue of the Firework Night party for the Cub Scouts and Brownies after vandals seem to have spoiled everything ...
Grandpa & Henry
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After his grandfather falls ill, an orphan boy must learn how to fend for himself in a strange city.
Tanner Truck and Bella Tree: A Christmas Fable of Healing from Grief
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Mawmaw went to Heaven, leaving Pawpaw sad and lonely. As Christmas draws near, Pawpaw drives Tanner Truck into the hills to gather Christmas trees. Pawpaw chooses Bella Tree as his special Christmas tree. Watching Bella Tree sparkle makes Pawpaw smile. But when Christmas is over, it’s time for Tanner Truck to take Bella Tree away. What will happen to her? And how will Pawpaw keep his smile?
Soaring Like Eagles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,600. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011 and represented by Andrea Brown Literary Agency. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When Kate hears a conversation at her mother's funeral, she unlocks a door to her family's past. Now she is determined to track down her Cherokee grandfather, Tsan, who lives on Snowbird Mountain. He teaches Kate the Cherokee way of life, and together they raise an eaglet orphaned by ruthless poachers. When the poachers return, Tsan and Kate must try to save the majestic birds, but at what cost?
The Sea Raven's Barnacle
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,830. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Young adult fantasy fiction tale of adventure and intrigue
Milk and Oranges
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by Central Park Communications, Inc.. Category: Essay » Literature
Milk and Oranges is a collection of short fiction and essays examining life, love, and the tragedy and comedy of the human condition by award-winning writer Charlene Wexler. Whether she is tackling fiction or essays, Wexler writes from the heart. With a keen eye for detail and a way of looking at the world a bit sideways, her writings in Milk and Oranges will entertain while they make you think.
The Christmas Challenge
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Trying to recreate a family tradition when my Grandfather took me with him to cut down and carry home the family Christmas tree, my children and I would traipse out to our local tree farm to pick out our Christmas tree. Our tradition culminated in the Christmas my friends and family still refer to as the year of "The Mother Lode" tree. Laugh and cry at an attempt to preserve childhood memories.
The Gift - A Supernatural Hint as to what Peter is ...
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Series: The Jake Winters Series, 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,210. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The third book in the Jake Winters Series...At the time they met, Jake recognized Peter as a neglected and shy child. A week later, Jake learns Peter’s father murdered the boy in 1901. Jake accepts the fact that his independence is being sacrificed for the care and nurture of Peter. Peter learns about Thanksgiving, Santa and receives a mysterious gift ...