Books tagged: paperboy

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True Grit
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
Delivering papers in a snowstorm was an ordeal and took an awful lot of grit. It almost broke him. This is a short story, a true one, of the author's first job.
The Newsboy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,760. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"Extra, extra, read all about it, the 'Morning Star' is the paper, a dime for the news." The boy in tattered clothing yells as he holds up the headline. It's 1959 and Jimmy's in New York's Times Square. As the son of poor Irish immigrants, Jimmy sells the morning paper and delivers the afternoon edition. He soon realizes that he has nothing to lose in this world, except his mum. Enjoy! J. L. Roy
Porch It
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,180. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Have You Ever wanted something with all your heart? The Commodore 64, the greatest modern jump in video game history, well at least for a ten-year-old in 1984. No longer must we battle in four-color CGA. This is sixteen-color sixty-four kilobyte brilliance, but as a ten-year-old where does a young man find Five Hundred Ninety-Five dollars?! You can't do this with lemonade.
The Far Bank
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
*"The plot, characters, and interactions between the children and adults are all things editors look for." - Heacock Literary Agency ***** Keeping the bullies at bay, a paper route from hell, and a dangerous swim race across the Welland Canal will change Ricky's life forever. Getting through the week is going to take smarts, stamina, and plenty of courage.
Anna's Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,940. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Thirteen-year-old Anthony Wolff recalls the fear that paralyzed his prosperous, postwar prairie town after the savage murder of two boys. When Anthony’s parents hurry their son away to the safety of a Quaker boarding school, he meets Steve Booth, an inquisitive fifteen-year-old who stumbles on a connection between the murders and an illustrious alumnus of the school.