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True Grit
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Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: 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
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,760. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » 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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,200. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
PORCH IT is an unflinching humorous look at growing up in the 80's. The dangerous tale of standing up to bullies, learning right from wrong, and delivering the news in San Jose, California during the birth of Silicon Valley. The fight for that one goal every young boy desires...the ultimate gaming machine, the Commodore 64.
The Far Bank
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: 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.