Timothy Paterson

Biography

Married with two teenage daughters. Would love to hear comments/reviews of my stories; lilwhistler@juno.com

Books

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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
It's not what possessions and titles that you have that matter. It's what you have done with your life, how you have helped others, At a high school reunion, Susan and Diane discover what's really important in life.
Pieces of Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Antiques tell us a story, if we listen carefully. this is the story of a very old pocket watch with a story of its own.
Out of this World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When Mara and her friends,are caught in an electrical storm, they find themselves transported to a strange place, unlike anywhere they had ever been. As they enjoy the adventure of a lifetime, they also wonder if they will ever get back home.
Nobody's Perfect
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Rusty discovered that he has the power to make people become better individuals and make the world a better place for everyone.. He also learned that nobody is perfect, not his grandparents, not his parents, not even himself.
Mara Louis; Girl of Mystery
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Mara Louis is a very remarkable girl. She has the ability to solve mysteries. Sometimes the mysteries find her, and sometimes they come to her in her dreams, through a series of puzzles, that she must put together.
With Courage, Comes Character
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When asked to describe what the word, character meant to him, Tyler thought back to his days in middle school, which was the best time of his life.
Toys, Treats and Treasures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Jack O'Connell came to America in 1903, to start a new life for himself. He started with nothing except the clothes on his back, and through hard work, and determination, he created a successful business. Over one hundred years later, when it looked like the end for his toy store, his great grandson would discover that Jack's legacy would live on for generations to come.
Tough Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Karen Clark was an irresponsible teenager, who didn't believe in following rules. When she became responsible for four young children, she realized why her parents were so strict with her. When tragedy strikes, she must set aside all of her fears, and keep the children from panicking. She must grow up and act like an adult, if they are to survive.
To Save a Town
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jerry Davis leads a group of teens, to save their town, by fighting against corporate corruption. He proves that anyone can make a difference, if they try hard enough, and don't take no for a answer.
To Save a Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
There are times, when a simple thank you is just not enough. This is a story about faith, as God helps to save the lives of two children.
Time Trance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When Nick discovers that he has the unique ability to travel back in time with his mind, he realizes that the possibilities are endless. As he gets older, he loves helping others with his ability, but yet he feels unfulfilled. Then, he finds Mindy, and his life is complete, or is it?
Time and Time Again
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
This story is a sequel to "Time to Move Forward" It makes more sense, if you read that story first. In this sequel, Brian and Sam go time traveling again, but, on a much grander scale. It is adventure for the entire family.
Time to Move Forward
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Brian and Sam(Samantha) have a lot in common. Their lives crossed paths because of something they had in common. They had both lost a parent to cancer. In their senior year of high school,they discovered that they had more in common they realized. They find that they can travel back in time, to right a wrong. They must be careful not to alter the past, because it could affect their lives in t
The Haunted House on Halloween Hill
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mark didn't believe in ghosts, or haunted houses, but that was about to change when he was dared to spend 24 hours in the haunted house on Halloween Hill.
Tommy and the Monster
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
As Tommy helps a fellow student trace her family tree, Tommy discovers something unthinkable about his own family. It makes him so angry, that he tries hard to suppress his rage, and try to control the monster within.
The Future of Mankind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
One man's dream to make the world a better place without prejudice and indifference.
The Christmas Wish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Scott wanted Christmas to be perfect. He also wanted to find the perfect gifts for his family. He remembered what he had once been told about the Christmas star. He made a wish on the star, and hoped that his wish would come true.
Thank God for Bill
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
A story about romance, as well as a story that tells about a man's commitment to God. For all of you who enjoyed the story; "Best Friends", this is the sequel to that story. I hope you enjoy it.
Stranger than Fiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
A young girl accidentally gets locked in a library and has some unusual adventures.
My First Gray Hair
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A middle aged man deals with the fact that he is old, and reflects back on his life
Mothers and Daughters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
The story of the love between a mother and daughter, however, this story has a bizarre twist, in which the relationship comes full circle. Enjoy.
Be Careful What You Wish For
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When three friends find an old bottle on the beach during Spring Break, they are each granted a wish by the genie of the bottle. Their lives will never be the same again.
Love Thy Neighbor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Colleen did not want to do the assignment. How could anyone befriend the meanest girl in the entire high school? But, as she soon found out, she had a lot to learn about people, love and hate, and about God. This story is suited for teenagers as well as adults. It is a story about faith, understanding and compassion.
Lost and Alone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The only family that Lance had left, was his elderly grandmother, who was becoming more frail and weak, every day. Lance was worried that he soon would be all alone.
Looking for Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Dennis wanted someone to love, and he wanted to be loved. He was a high school student, and he was in a hurry to be in a relationship. Then, he met Archie and Maude, who helped him to see things more clearly.
Life Is What You Make It
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Michelle Pasteron was not one to sit around waiting for change to happen. She believed that if you wanted to see change, you had better do something to initiate the change. She was a visionary leader, who saw all of the possibilities and choices available in life, and she let her voice be heard. This story is sure to inspire people of all ages.
Letting Go
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jim Holden is sixteen and has a lot on his mind. He is full of mixed emotions; hate, loneliness, despair, and anger. When he meets Bill Crawford, he learns to face his emotions head on. He learns to let go of the bad feelings, so that he can get on with his life.
Keeping it Together
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Angie was a sixteen year old girl. But, since the age of ten, she had been taking on the responsibility of a mother and a father to her three younger brothers. After six years of dealing with their abusive, drug addict mother, Angie was tired. It was time to pack up her brothers, and leave everything else behind, and start a new life somewhere far away. However, Angie could not forget the past, and let go, because she was too busy just keeping it all together.
Journey Through Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jack Mason is fascinated with history. When he meets a peculiar stranger, he is given a gift that he will treasure forever.
It's Complicated
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Katrina and Steven were very much in love. Katrina's parents met Steven, and approved of him. However, a few days later, Katrina was confused and very upset when her mother told her that she had to stop seeing Steven immediately, without any explanation. To say it was complicated, was putting it mildly.
It's All There in Black and White
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Brad was twelve years old, and while he should have been spending time with friends and enjoying the life of a typical preteen boy, he knew that it was more important that he stay at home, to protect his family from his father. He would do what ever it took to keep them safe.
It Takes a Village
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
As Michael Strong is preparing to complete his last year of graduate school,towards his Doctorate degree in Education, he submits his idea for his doctorate thesis, to his faculty adviser. But, for Michael, it is much more than a thesis. It will be an actual experiment, to see if he can prove his thesis. Michael believes in the saying: 'It takes a village, to raise a child', he believes that with the help of a small village, he can make poor students improve not only their grades, but their self-confidence and self-worth as well.
Identical Strangers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
This is the story of four women, who have never met, but have so much in common. When they discover the truth, their lives will never be the same.
I Want My Old Life Back
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Whitney's mother recently returned to the work force, and Whitney was given a lot more responsibility at home. She was angry and felt unappreciated. She wanted her old life back.
I Am Not Worthy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Harry Donovan was homesick, when he went away to college for the first time. He soon began drinking to keep from feeling lonely. Alcohol lead to drugs, and his entire life began to unravel.
Hiding in the Shadows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The story of how one man dealt with memories of being bullied in school.
In Search of the Perfect Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
David was searching for the perfect place to spend Christmas. He was a college student, who was enjoying his independence. He discovered that for Christmas tom be perfect, it didn't matter where he was, but where his heart was.
Help Me, I'm Drowning
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
David had nightmares, that he was drowning. Soon, he began to feel like he was drowning when he was awake as well. David was terrified, and didn't know what to do.
Going Home Again
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Chas didn't fit in. At school, the other kids considered him a freak. At home, his younger sister thought he was weird. He knew that he was he was adopted, and he decided that it was time to find his birth parents, and find out who he was. Never, in his wildest imagination, had he dreamed how weird the truth was. Once he found the truth, he had a very difficult decision to make, about his future.
FrogBoy and the Princess
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
When Robin meets a teen boy in a chat room, she discovers things about herself that she doesn't want to see. The experience helps her to become a better person. Along the way, she falls in love with her cyberfriend.
Fighting For Freedom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Doug was angry with his father. He said some harsh words to him before he deployed to Afghanistan. But, in the process of completing a school assignment, Doug realized that there were a lot of things that he didn't know about his father.
Fighting Back
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Hank had a secret that could make him a laughing stock if his classmates ever found out. One day, Chas discovered Hank's secret, and began blackmailing him. At first, Hank was willing to do whatever it took to keep Chas from revealing the secret. But one day, Chas pushed hank too far, and Hank had a big decision to make.Getting revenge could have disastrous results.
Friends Forever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Marcus and Erica had a very unusual relationship. Marcus was three years older than Erica, and he had known her since the day she was born. Besides being next door neighbors, they were best friends. Marcus had appointed himself as Erica's protector, and would not let anybody hurt her. However, he would later learn, that there would be times, when he could not protect her, or heal her pain.
The Secret of Success
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Joe Garcia and Robert Fenwick III were both successful dentists, but they had different definitions of success. The only thing that the two of them really had in common, was that they were born on the same day, and they both died on the same day. This story is about the different paths that they each took to reach their successes.
Family Feud
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When you have a seventeen year old jock and a fourteen year old honor student in the same household, and they just happen to be brother and sister,and they are complete opposites of each other you have a family feud on your hand.
Family, Friendship and Forgiveness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Lindsay loved math and science. She also loved to play the guitar, and sing. That is why she loved the GeoMetrics, the hottest new rock group around. She could relate to them. She wanted to win a radio contest so much, but not just for herself. she had an ulterior motive.
Family, Faith and Freedom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Richard Baker and John Howard were best friends. They had known each other for most of their lives. Though their lives went in different directions as they got older, they both believed it the same things. The most important things in their lives were family, faith and freedom.
Faith, Hope and Charity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Sometimes, the best Christmas, is not about what presents you receive, but the presence of those around you.
Family Secrets
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Scott discovers a family secret, that could tear his family apart, if he reveals it to everyone. But if he keeps the secret to himself, it could be just as devastating.
Danger, Dancing and Dreams
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Allie was an ordinary girl, who daydreamed of dancing withe the cutest boy in her class. However, when she began dreaming of danger, while she slept, she realized that she had to do whatever it took to prevent tragedy from striking.

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