Books tagged: orphan fiction

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The Shit-Eater Blues
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
He may look like a simple starfish, but Ll-ll is an extraterrestrial orphan, a Child of the Gng, possessed a sense of wonder and a gastronomic appreciation of human excrement. But when he manages to use his vocalizing air bladder to attract the attention of a blues musician whose toilet he inhabits, Ll-ll discovers his true destiny.
Earth and Air: Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Dangerous gypsies, dragon-like women, and things that go bump in the night, literally. Tara McTiernan's stories resemble twisted modern fairy tales, full of real-life magic and Grimm-like darkness. Containing three unforgettable short works, Earth and Air, like her novel Barefoot Girls, illuminates and explores the lives of women with rare eloquence, keen insight, and a sharp wit.
The Ruby Hind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Lost Babies, is a chapter book series written for both boys and girls who love to read adventure books. It is about an orphan girl who runs away to find her family and discovers that she is a fairy princess with a wonderful extended family of intriguing characters who all welcome her home. Ogres, gnomes and bees all play an exciting role in the escapades, but Sylvan leads them all with wisdom.
The Robin's Song
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,640. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The story of one woman’s indomitable will to survive. Childhood abandonment and unfathomable abuse has created the adult that is Rose Flynn Lynch. Now a woman defiled, a man betrayed by his father and a psychotic killer all come together in a clash of death.
The Book of Secrets (The Word and the Sword series - Book One)
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Price: $4.45 USD. Words: 148,500. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
All Finian wants in the world is to find out what happened to his parents. So when his step-sister provides him with the only clue - the corner of a cloak he'd been swaddled in when she found him - he realizes finding them might actually be possible. What he can't imagine is that his quest will bring him into a conflict that has raged for millennia and face to face with unimaginable evil.
Violet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
From a rubber plantation in Colonial Malaya, boarding school in Singapore and a voyage on a Japanese freighter into wartime England, Violet's story is one of strength, courage and determination. Based on the life of Violet Constance Guy, it is an account of servitude, suffrage and strength of woman in the early 1900's.
A Prisoner Has Need (The Eternal Dungeon: Transformation #3)
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Series: The Eternal Dungeon, 2.3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Reeling from a personal tragedy, Weldon Chapman is assigned what appears to be a clear-cut case of extracting a confession from a young man who has committed murder in front of dozens of witnesses. But as Weldon penetrates the mystery surrounding his prisoner, he will come to realize that he cannot keep his distance from the agony of this tragedy, nor from the agony that lies within himself.
The Lady from Spain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,420. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In a dark hour after midnight in 1938 a volley of shots ring out and a number of Spanish men fall dead. For them, from then on, there are no consequences. But for the women left behind, wives, mothers, daughters and sons, the echo from those gun barrels repeat, repeat, and repeat. This is the story of the women in one of those affected families.