Books tagged: nostalgia

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Forever Sweethearts: A Love Story
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,260. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A nostalgic, poignant tale of young love gone awry, second chances, and new beginnings. Taylor Holland, 46, reunites with her 1st love and college sweetheart Vaughn Mitchell, 47, on the reality TV show, Forever Sweethearts. They hadn't seen each other in 25 years--not since he inexplicably broke off their engagement. Their reunion leads to rediscovery, passion, promise, and forgiveness.
Middle Age Cranky at 100: Fine Whines & Muddled Memories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
Howard Baldwin isn't really a cranky guy; he just plays one in his blog. In this compilation of his first 100 columns, he wends his way with both humor and harrumph through the aggravations of 21st century life, but also touches on nostalgia, accumulated wisdom, and appreciation both for the way things are and the way they used to be.
The Battle of Lake Lynwood- A Non-Cautionary Tale
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The story of how I spent my 4th of July when I was 11 and 12 years old.
Indiana's Covered Bridges
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Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers. Descriptions to all of Indiana's Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as over a hundred photographs of them. GPS Positions and written directions . Photo tips for each bridge. Step by Step Instructions for your own Self Guided Tour of historic Parke County, see a few or all 31 old Covered Bridges in an easy and fun way.
Family Matters
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the middle of the 20th Century in a small Southern Ohio town, the future looks great for the Abbot family until a body is found on a sand bar in the Ohio River putting all their hopes and dreams in peril. As Ellie Abbot tries to solve the crime, she unravels a tangled web of decades-old secrets and resentments demonstrating that family really does matter.
The Tales of Peter Littlebury - Fire and The Fabians
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Following on from Scoundrels and Scallywags, this is the second story in the Tales of Peter Littlebury. Peter Littlebury is an ordinary boy who attends an extraordinary school. Sunbridge Hill Secondary School for Boys is a school like no other. It is not run by the Headmaster, or even by the teachers. It is in fact run secretly by the pupils themselves.
Gone With the Wind lite
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Totally unpredictable and heartwarming story! Something has gone horribly wrong. The teacher didn’t come back from lunch break. The kids discover that all of the adults in town are gone! Did it have something to do with the strange noises? You'll laugh and smile when you see the determination of one young person trigger the entire town's appreciation for growing up, having fun & living life.
A contrasombra, padre
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Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
En este, el quinto libro de poesía del escritor y arquitecto Hernán Zamora, la paternidad transcurre en un juego de espejos poco común en la poesía en lengua castellana. El poeta se asume hijo y padre a la vez, mientras reflexiona sobre sus sombras y una líquida agonía lo acompaña a través del paisaje. El tema de la violencia contra los niños cruza sutilmente el libro como reclamo y aprendizaje.
Love In Winter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Alice has never driven a car before, but she steals a car and drives off in a blizzard and finds a most enchanting and mysterious diner. This is a story of hope and love fulfilled, told in a dreamlike manner.
Tragic Deaths of Cary, North Carolina Youths
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
My book includes short biographies of young people who resided in Cary, NC, whose lives were ended prematurely in car wrecks, shootings, drunk driving accidents, and other tragedies. The time span of the book encompasses young men and women who were born between 1930 and 1968. Most of the deaths occurred between 1950 and 1974.