Books tagged: loss of mother

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Playing the 'Son' Card
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Price: Free! Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Troy lost his father at age 9. Ever since then, he’s been steadily losing confidence in himself and his ability to make his way in the world. Troy is increasingly the target of bullies at school and he’s just hanging on. He hates school and socializing has become torture. Now age 12, he has one chance to change his life and start new. Will he meet the challenge or will he remain a victim?
A Family Legacy: The Watson Works
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Price: Free! Words: 52,840. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Another tragedy has struck the Watson family and now the only thing left is the family business. Connor, the younger of the teen brothers, must try to make the tough decisions that will keep things going. Can Connor deal with his profound loss and prevent a similar tragedy when he has the chance? Can he find happiness and make a new family? Join Connor in this story of adventure and courage.
Playing the Baseball Card
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A story about personal courage and determination. Devin’s mother died six years ago, and he helps look after his younger brother while their father works as a baseball pitcher trying to make it into the major leagues. Just when it seems that things are looking better, tragedy strikes again. Now, it’s all up to the young teen as he tries to make it work for what’s left of his small family.
Robert's Ride
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Born in a small town in rural Georgia, Robert is placed in a foster home after being orphaned at five. After too long, he is finally one of the lucky ones. He struggles to make sure his new adoptive mother likes him and wants to keep him, in spite of the fact that she really has no idea what to do with a child. Robert desperately tries to figure out to read her and please her. Can it work out?
Mother
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mary Sullivan, wife and mother of two teen boys has been mourning the death of her mother for five years. When she meets Cathy, a young salesclerk at a luncheonette in town who suffers the tragic loss of her own mother, Mary befriends her and the two women help each other heal and move forward.
Encounters in Paris - A Collection of Short Stories
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Series: The Ellery Roulet Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ellery Roulet, a 35-year-old African-American PR executive living in Paris thinks she has the perfect life until trouble enters her world via job loss, infidelity, and death. When Ellery’s world changes at five different periods of time over a ten-year span, she quickly learns that it is how she chooses to deal with life’s trickiest situations that shapes her soul.
Secrets of the Poppy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » Middle Eastern
For Clementine, Teddy and Samien their secrets are too overwhelming to manage. Rigged for silent running and targeting for impact, they are racing around the trio amid the seemingly tranquil waves of the culturally conflicted restaurant The Silk Poppy. Accidental acts of domestic terrorism, long held deceptions revealed, unbridled rage leading to detonation...anything can happen over dinner.
The Bridge: A Seven-Stage Map To Redefine Your Life And Purpose
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by The I AM Foundation. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Are you at an impasse in your life, where the past no longer works for you and the future is uncertain? Do you have more questions than answers? Have you recently experienced a profound ending of a relationship, a career or a belief system? Are you questioning the meaning and purpose of your life? If you answered yes, to any of these questions, then you are empowered to make dynamic change...
Aunt Barbara's Powerful Little Book of Comfort
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
From Chapter Five: The Power of Thoughts. At this point it is helpful to talk about thoughts. Whatever-you-think is how things will be. Are you listening? If you think that you can't go on, you can NOT go on. If you think you will be all right, you will be all right... If you think you are not strong, you are not strong. ...Positive thoughts can turn everything around in a nanosecond.
Good Harbor Bay
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Good Harbor Bay" tells Josh Ogden's story of being uprooted from his city life to go live in the frozen northern wilderness of Michigan with his father and grandfather. Repulsed by his surroundings at first, he soon begins to learn many things, and the ultimate test of his knowledge may have lives on the line.