Books tagged: grandparent

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Bubble Gum in Disguise
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When does a child's earliest memory become a life lesson? For author Georgiann Baldino, it's when a troublemaker offers her a bite of very suspicious looking bubble gum.
Gloria The Chipmunk
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00)
"Gloria the Chipmunk" is just enough off-kilter to be really fun reading. The author doesn't talk down his readers with dumbed-down language and story lines. He kicks it up a notch and uses real-world conversational sentence structure punctuated with juicy word combinations and unusual vocabulary.
Stickler and Me
Series: Morley Torgov Classics. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Ben Marshall, 13, faces a summer of unpalatable choices: He can shuffle between his newly divorced parents, too distracted to notice him; or he can visit his grandfather Ira, a cranky, small-town lawyer, who is a stickler for rules. When Ira's wealthy client, Mrs. O'Hearn dies, instructing him in her will to "put down" her beloved dog, Ira rebels. With Ben as his accomplice, they go on the run.
Tommy's New Barn Mates
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Tommy's New Barn Mates is a book about changes that might take place in families. It uses a cat and kittens to tell the story, but is very easily understood as something that might happen in a human family. Good and bad ways to deal with various situations are expressed.
The Littlest Caregiver
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When my father was diagnosed with brain cancer, I could handle the hospital. I'm a doctor. I pushed for faster and better treatment. But the actual caretaking? I fumbled. Luckily, my infant son Max was wiser than me. Here is Max and Dad's story. This essay will also appear in my book, The Unfeeling Doctor, Unplugged. "Beautiful...one of your best pieces ever."-Medical Post editor David Hodges
My Great Grandpa Was in World War II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012 by Winston Road Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / General
This book is about my great grandpa, who was in World War II. He brought back some pictures and you can see them in the book. This is a great book for kids and their parents who want to read and talk about World War II.
Jill in a Box
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
(4.00)
A young girl deals with the loss of her grandmother by retreating into a refrigerator box. With the help of her friend and confidant, William the Ox, she comes to realize that the ones we love live on in us through our memories. A tender and joyful story for young and old that have experienced the loss of a loved one.
The Solvency Struggle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions
One grandmother’s yearlong fight with the ‘Debt Dragon’while facing financial reality • Read this before investing in Registered Retirement Savings Plans! • Receive more, income-based benefits upon the age of eligibility! • Reduce the chance of straying into debt later in life!
Joe
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
John Beach's fourth collection of poetry. This time around, the 20 terzanelle poems included are works of sequential fiction, which revolve around the life of a young boy. After Joe's mother moves half way around the world without him, Joe is transplanted into new surroundings and culture. There, he befriends a pig, and, within an old photograph, discovers what he believes to be a great mystery
Nanny & Hank #0
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Horror, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Graphic Novel
This special edition has never before seen images and character designs from the series. Nanny & Hank were enjoying their golden years in a retirement community, planning trips to see their grandchildren, and living the simple life... until they cross paths with a blood-drunk vampire.