Books tagged: story about growing up

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The Paragon Gang
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,740. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“The Paragon Gang” is the hilarious, touching and inspiring story of five happy kids in the fifties who dreamed of America. It recounts the lives of children growing up in a different era and the aspirations of an entire generation. Their hilarious adventures over 12 years leads them to adulthood but eventually of them one reaches their dream.
Don't Count the Stars: A Short Story of Life on the Edge of the Universe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
For Skeeto, an orphan growing up on the rustic frontier world of Fulon, the night sky is a beacon calling him to a life of adventure. But his old friend Bergen, a retired space traveler, has memories of a darker side to the universe.
Liongold
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,590. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Liongold is a vivid chronicle of the life of a troubled white surburban family in Johannesburg during South Africa's pivotal years of apartheid. The story is told against the background of race relations governed by harsh laws - a society in which gross injustice appears normal.
The Road Through The Woods
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
When Beth follows a hidden path she finds in the woods, her life takes an interesting turn. The Road Through The Woods is an alternative Little Red Riding Hood story.
Mini's Little World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
This is the amusing and entertaining story of Mini, a little girl, who has no siblings. She is lonely at home and her only companion is Timmy, her cat. Her grandmother comes to spend a month with Mini’s family. She learns a lot of things from her grandmother and also enjoys her company.
Benjamin and Mariah
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011 by Glair Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A sweet story about a man and his most unusual friend.
Missouri
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 54,600. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The Peters family changes drastically when a fire destroys not only their home but way of life. This family have to learn to care for one another. Mark has a dream to own Missouri a horse he looks after but drugs and an accident nearly costs him his life. Richard and Caroline his parents find rebuilding their lives nearly impossible.
A Mother's Love
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Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
A short story based on Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. It's a sequel depicting the main characters as they prepare for the wedding of Anna Beth Darcy, Fitzwilliam and Elizabeth Darcy's daughter.
I Hate to Say Goodbye
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 116,330. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
Fascinating stories of growing up during an historical and momentous time --the rebirth and rise of a nation. Threats from everywhere: Arab neighbors and hardship of nature which the war refugees faced in the uncultivated promised land. Forbidden young love among foes, bliss and abysmal gloom and valuable life lessons are interwoven into this stormy, tumultuous and tragic-comic family drama.
Toy Planets
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Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Latome’s universe is stagnant and without direction. When peer pressure forces Latome to intervene in his universe, the results are not as expected. Short Story 5,100 words +/-