Books tagged: grandmothers

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THE PRINCE OF WALES by Kirby Wright
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The two brothers from the novels MOLOKA'I NUI AHINA and PUNAHOU BLUES resurface in this hunting episode set on the east end of Moloka'i island. Ben and Jeff are camped above Brownie's Gulch when Ben fires across Kainalu Valley at a buck. Jeff is about to discover the underpinnings of his brother's relationship with their grandmother.
MOLOKA'I BOY by Kirby Wright
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A four-year-old learns lessons of life and death on his grandmother's remote island ranch.
Once Upon a Summer
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Sissy, 6, and Jim, 8, have been sent to their father, the community drunk, for the summer, hoping to find food and a kind word from the man they barely know. Always hungry, obviously unwanted, Sissy repeats "Thank the Lord" at every meal, which their grandmother, aunt and uncle find obnoxious. When their father finally speaks to Sissy and Jim it is in the form of a strange goodbye.
The First Nudist
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Following a family reunion, Gransallie learns that her favorite niece, Ophelia, ia a not only a school teacher but a nudist. Hating to be proved wrong, Gransallie tries to defend Ophelia to her granddaughters, who "don't care where they are going or what shape they arrive in as long as they are going." Gransallie is their driver and chapperone on trips to Florida, or just anywhere.
Every Day is Mother's Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Ancient Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
A colorful book that explores the facets of motherhood; contains full-color floral posters, coloring pages, thought-provoking quotations, poetry and prose of gratitude and appreciation. A tribute to mothers of every kind!
The Missing Locket
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Best friends, Cynthia and Gus as she prefers to be called, are as "different as bubble gum and broccoli." They are, however, equal in their ability to get into trouble without much effort. In trying to escape the "boring summer" of 1964, the adventurous twelve-year-old girls stumble upon a trunk in Cynthia's attic that has been in her family for three generations.
Reflections on Life and Death
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sarah’s mother says she’ll die in the extended care facility. Sarah’s mother believes that the care facilities have the right to kill patients. Sarah’s heard that since she was a child in the 20th century. Sarah, a single mother with her own children to care for, can’t afford to care for her mother too. But what if her mother is right? And if she is, how will Sarah ever know?
My Killer, My Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,630. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Kendra Weiss likes her unexciting life. Especially now, when all she wants is to heal her body and mourn her beloved grandmother. She doesn’t want or need to be embroiled in an eternal struggle for power. But Mykhael Alastor calls to her in ways she barely recognizes, and she discovers a strength she didn’t know she possessed.
Ranting of a Psychic Grandmother
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An astute visionary grandmother has psychic visitations from indigenous grandmothers who mirror her outrage at the problems facing today’s children. After feeling inspired and haunted to somehow be part of the solution for today’s children and families and address the dire needs and consequences of a society out of touch with its tribal roots, this grandma gets creative.
PUNAHOU BLUES, a Hawaiian Novel
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Growing up in Honolulu isn't all it's cracked up to be for Jeffrey Gill. After he gets into prestigious Punahou School, his rite of passage includes losing the babe of his dreams to a creep, surviving Killahaole Day, and getting pushed around by the school bully.