Books tagged: military families

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Soldier's Child
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Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
It happens everyday: a young child watches their father leave on a deployment. How do you explain to a child the importance of his job? Soldier's Child tenderly examines this question through the eyes of a child, bringing both father and child to a heart-warming conclusion.
The Flag Keeper
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Elizabeth may be a little bear, but she treats the American flag with big respect. After Dad leaves for a trip, Elizabeth pledges to raise the flag all by herself and create her own Independence Day. This illustrated picture book teaches children about U.S. flag etiquette through a fiction story, flag facts, activity idea, and discussion questions.
Marcus In Iraq
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by Heart Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A short story by women's fiction bestselling author Sonia Rumzi A good man can stray. A good woman can stay faithful and caring despite it all. A war separates a couple who are in love. Will she wait for his return? Will he come home to an empty house? The story of courage and love.
Small Black Boxes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,300. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Small Black Boxes is a powerful novel about life, death, and reaching beyond memories to find healing. Air Force Major Walter Pritchard is killed by enemy fire in Kandahar. As his family copes with his loss, his belongings arrive home in twelve black boxes. His daughter Leah discovers cherished items that recall memories of her father's life.
Cuddles Goes To Iraq
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Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This is an ideal book for children with a loved one serving in the military. The book tells the story of a Teddy Bear named Cuddles who travels to Iraq in search of his soldier. It tells of his journey to Iraq, the people he meets, and of the reunion with his soldier. He then brings back all of the love from the soldier to the child waiting back home.
Private Battles: Military Families' Strengths and Struggles in a Time of War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
During the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan -- the longest U.S. combat operations since the Vietnam War -- military families have been struggling through a relentless cycle of crisis and stress. Many suffer their own wounds of war: Depression. Anxiety. Divorce. Suicide. “Private Battles” tells the stories of real families and how they survive these hard times.
On Heroes' Wings - An American Tale of Patriotism, Courage, and Pride
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
ON HEROES' WINGS is a tale of patriotism and courage that focuses on a family of Bald Eagles and a nine year old son of a US military soldier. The youngest of the eagles and the young boy both must learn what it means to be patriotic, courageous, and to take pride in the land they love. Rediscover American patriotism, or watch as it blooms anew, with this exciting new American classic.
Six Degrees of Lost
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,660. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sometimes you have to take a journey to find out where you really belong.Thirteen-year-old Olive is uprooted from sunny California and dumped in Washington State like a stray. Fourteen-year-old David’s future is already carved in stone.When a runaway dog is almost hit by a car, the search for its owner leads Olive and David, two kids from entirely different backgrounds, to an unlikely bond.
Heart of a Military Woman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Stories and Tributes to Those Who Serve Our Country Heart of a Military Woman is a keepsake collection of true short stories, touching tributes and emotive poems, celebrating our active and retired service members. Historic, nostalgic and some quite recent, these are written by military members, their families and loved ones, sharing sentiments and pride as only they can.
On the Frontline
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Series: On the Frontline by Angela Kay Austin, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,470. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Two terrific Angela Kay Austin Short Stories For those who serve, and the ones who love them. Scarlet’s Tears – She’d lost so very much… including her sense of self, how could she go on? Derailed – From homeless to hopeful, this young veteran builds a life she’d thought impossible.