Books tagged: military families

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Soldier's Child
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Categories: 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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011 by Heart Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,300. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, 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
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Inspirational
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » History » War
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.
Heart of a Military Woman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, 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
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. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » Inspirational
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.
A Soldiers' Ultimate Sacrifice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consumerism, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
In America we live in a country of opulence, freedom and liberty. A Soldier's Ultimate Sacrifice shows the sacrifices soldiers have made so we can enjoy these liberties. “Soldiers have sacrificed their lives and limbs for the right of consumers to purchase and retailers to sell their goods and services we take for granted.” If you have ever shopped at a retail store, read about these sacrifices.
Dabby and Maxie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When Mom or Dad get deployed the whole family goes to war. Sometimes the battle is against loneliness. Based on The Dabby Project.