Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas

L'Arénicole
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 60,870. Language: French. Published: July 22, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Une maison de famille, une grand-mère farfelue, un grand-père dont on est sans nouvelles depuis très longtemps… et un testament surprenant. Celui-ci va contraindre deux membres de la famille à accomplir un périple éprouvant à travers l'Europe. De la Bretagne à l'Ukraine, ils remonteront un passé dont ils ignorent encore vers où ils les mène.
Dragon Shaman: Book Two, The Smoky Mirror
Series: Dragon Shaman, Book 2 ยท Spirit Bridges, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,050. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
BlowingWind and Ryu expected to be able to get on with living, but Fate has a different idea for the young Shaman in training and her Dragon Protector. Continuing her adventures between the worlds of Spirit and Man, BlowingWind traverses the worlds, and even time itself to regain the Smoky Mirror. Will she succeed, or will she get lost in the threads of the tapestry she is caught within?
The Groom's Cake
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This short story focuses on empty-nest syndrome as experienced by a fifty-something woman on the day of her son's wedding rehearsal.
Disparue
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Deux jeunes femmes en quête de vérité se prêtent à mystifier le monde entier pour arriver à leurs fins : adoptées dès leur prime enfance, elles cherchent, à leur majorité, la trace de leurs parents biologiques.
The House With the Wraparound Porch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,610. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Mame McGrath's family moves in across the street from a magnificent Queen Anne-style house, she notices a catatonic young man rocking on its wraparound porch. Mame proclaims boldly that she will restore his psyche—devastated by a drowning in Keuka Lake. What she doesn't anticipate is that he and this house will become the heart of her existence.
Stille Nacht
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Christmas: a time of family, tradition, togetherness—until your family shatters. With no grandparents to spoil her daughters, one single mom faces the holiday alone. Her daughters worry that Santa, like Daddy, won’t show up. She worries, too: What if she can’t give them—or herself—the magic of Christmas? But maybe, just maybe, she’ll find that magic on Christmas morning.
Promises We Keep
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Cora is engaged to the love of her life, Bert. She has a close relationship with her eccentric Aunt Davina. When Cora receives a letter from Aunt Davina, with invitations to a string of social events, she is excited to accept. But to everyone's shock, the invitations are for Bert! Bert is skeptical, but accepts the invitations, and an unexpected journey full of promise begins.
Second of All
Series: Downey, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,100. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Detective Tommy Gates and Agent Ginny Sommers struggle to balance their growing personal relationship with their task of finding his father. Back home, Kiki Downey and James Hoffman are facing their own internal and external pressures. After Mary Gates is led on a different trail by Mickey's Irish kin, they are all given pieces of a puzzle that it will take the whole family to solve. #2 in Trilogy
First, I Love You
Series: Downey, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,610. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Detective Tommy Gates takes an opportunity to work his first Federal case in Chicago, the same city where his estranged mobster father Mickey Downey lives. Tommy's sister Kiki Downey sees this as an opportunity to mend fences, Tommy's DEA partner James Hoffman sees it as a way to get to Mickey. When Kiki and James join forces it sparks a maelstrom of unexpected consequences for everyone.
There Have Been Reports
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A young couple discover that they want children, only to discover shortly afterward that it might not be as easy as they thought.
Ginger Lily
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Sheraton Media. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
‘Ginger Lily’ charts the joys, trials and tribulations of family and social life in Barbados in the latter half of the 20th Century. With wonderfully drawn characters, author Margaret Knight integrates humour and wit with the serious issues of racial and class prejudice which pervaded Barbadian society at the time, and interracial relationships which were very much frowned upon.
A Chance to Live
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 131,440. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Devoted mother, Eleonora, is determined to protect her son, Felix, in his gay relationship with Eugeny, which is illegal in 20th century Russia and must be kept secret. Thanks to Eleonora’s clever planning they manage to live well, but they are eventually pushed to extremes by the threat of exposure. Suspicious deaths lead murder detective, Vadim, to their door hell-bent on solving the mystery.
Honolulu Beetles - Short Urban Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Think Tank 7. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Keiko needs to learn the ropes, fast. Her uncle has been running a clandestine business in the middle of Waikiki, but an accident has put him in a coma. Can she add a little pizzazz to the illegal business and still fly under the radar?
La dernière aube
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Qui n'a pas rêvé un jour de refaire sa vie ? Il n'est pas question ici de changer de pays, de travail… de compagne ou de compagnon. Non ! Ces possibilités-là, l'existence les offre… de plus ou moins bon cœur. Elle peine en revanche à faire don de séances de rattrapage pour les meurtrissures de l'âme.
Shadow of my Father's Secret
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Concerning Life Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Twenty- year- old Aaron DeAngelis is seriously thinking about taking his own life. Born with a nervous stutter, dealing with a verbally abusive father, he has always felt unloved, invisible. As the abuse pushes Aaron closer to the edge, he discovers his father’s past, who harbors a painful secret from his childhood, something so dark he’s buried it away for many years.
I Love How You Love Me: Seattle Sullivans #4 (Contemporary Romance)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,430. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
I LOVE HOW YOU LOVE ME is part of Bella Andre's bestselling contemporary romance series about The Sullivans. This is Dylan Sullivan's story, the fourth Seattle Sullivan to fall in love. "Not since Nora Roberts has anyone been able to write a big family romance series with every book as good as the last. Bella Andre never disappoints." ~ Laura, The Revolving Bookcase Reviews
The Dinner Guest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An abused mountain woman has the local sheriff over for dinner to discuss her missing husband. Unbeknownst to the Sheriff, someone else is in the room.
The Fiona Letters
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 85,680. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sir William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, one of the first scientific celebrities, led a full, productive, and virtuous life, above reproach by Victorian standards. His only passion was for science in the service of nation and empire. But he must have had another life, another kind of passion. This novel imagines how it could have happened
Unwritten Lives: Path To Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 77,650. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Prequel of the Sars Springs Saga (volume 3). Before she was Alex, she was Alexis Garris and on trial for murder. Before Jim met Alex ... he was lost and searching for his Angel. Two lives, overlapping until they meet face to face.
Smoke Damage
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Smoke Damage is a work of narrative nonfiction whose heroine, a young mother raising children in a post-9/11 world, recounts growing up in circumstances where all that was stable and familiar change drastically, but in ways closer to home. When one parent retreats into chronic illness and alcoholism, the other takes on a secret lifestyle, leaving the narrator to cope with issues beyond her age