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Dad Shining
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Literary
At a family reunion, a son tries to come to terms to who his father is, who he has become, and what the future holds. His wife's left him, his sisters rarely talk to him, and he feels he's turning into his father - a man he's never quite understood. He may find the answers he seeks, but not before he finds out the reason the family has come together. It's more than he's ever imagined.
House Of Worship
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A very brief story about a young boy Ricky. This snippet gives a glimpse into how a psyche becomes scarred and hints as to why he grew into a narcissist.
Frank & Nneka
You set the price! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Following a devastating diagnoses, Frank and Nneka seek comfort in a familiar place.
A Book With No Pictures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A loser, pushing forty, struggles to raise his gifted nephew, in this short and comedic tale of dysfunction.
Piping Hot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,350. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Steven Lindsay, a university lecturer, is suddenly released from a Soviet labour camp after serving only part of a sentence but his homecoming is not what he anticipated:
The Drink
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Andrew Frery is a recovering alcoholic and a politician at the end of his career. He's moving out of his county commission office when he gets a visit from an unexpected visitor delivering devastating news. But an opportune encounter the day before may save Andrew.
The Bistro
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The arrival of the penultimate end in a relationship, where one romanticizes imagination over reality, and the other would rather compensate than accept the true circumstance.
Clobber
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 54,180. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An older woman, unsoothed in grief, meets a young black woman whose fashion business has folded. Together they explore the chances of help through a group of people similarly afflicted by loss, with unlikely sympathies and alliances. In this unflinching study of grief, Thomas Ulrome again presents lives of ambiguity and moral dilemmas.
Life At My House Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A small, eBook collection of my “Life at my House Sampler” columns—the wit, wisdom, and reflections of a woman, wife, and mother.
Golden Boy
Price: Free! Words: 49,480. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Billie Bucket just wants to me a normal, average day, kid of eight; he's happiest sitting on his Oak tree, overlooking his family garden. Yet, he has something strange in his blood. Something which is capable of healing incurable diseases. He wants freedom, but strangers around him want the secrets inside him.
Spindown
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Mel Stern’s days as a top-level motorcycle trials rider are over. He has built a successful motorcycle dealership and is determined for his family to make an impression amongst his affluent middle-class neighbours who are colonizing the country village where he lives.
Entropy: A Story of Betrayal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
With an unfulfilling marriage and career, Sean finds himself on a quest for happiness that could cost him more than he’s willing to pay. Cursed with unparalleled beauty, Suzy Brockman has spent her entire life teetering on the edge of disaster. Will Suzy find peace with the only person who can see the power within her, or will one final betrayal seal her fate?
The Moral Hazard (Part 1 of 2)
Price: Free! Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Wealth. Beauty. Youth. Power. Persephone and Eris Benson have it all ever since their father unexpectedly handed them the keys to his billion dollar company in the city of New Lyonesse. But being at the top brings out a power player who sees them and their company as a tempting target. In order to survive, the sisters must confront their tortured past so they can handle their dangerous future.
Days of Bossa Nova
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,000. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Felipe Navarra rises from poverty to conquer São Paulo, Brazil, the city he loves. He becomes a radio celebrity in the age of Bossa Nova, classic sambas, and radionovelas. On his way to fame and fortune, he falls into a heartbreaking love triangle with his childhood sweetheart and sells his soul to the dark dictatorship that took over Brazil from 1964 to 1985...
Red Alligator Boots
You set the price! Words: 81,420. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
"June wanted to go home and so did I, but I kept my mouth shut and hoped Cal would take us away from this terrible place we were supposed to call home.” Danni sighed, “He decided to prove to all of us that we could make a good living catching alligators, but no one wanted to help him and so I got drafted into his army of one. But when Jack Sawyer came to town, my life changed forever."
The Visit
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An unexpected visit doesn't mean it was appreciated. This is a story based on a real milk jug which was given as a wedding present in 1909. The names have been changed to protect the innocent, Irene.
The Fifteenth of June
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,930. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A chance encounter offers a young alcoholic a flicker of hope for a better future. But is he ready to bury the past?
Breathing In Rio: A Short Story
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Rio, a place of beauty, excitement, and wonder. A place where you are free to dance until your feet ache and sing until you can no more. A woman and her mother experience this and more during their visit to Brazil's most famous city.
A Deadly Memory
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 48,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Joe's addicted to his charismatic wife. She, on the other hand, is just addicted to alcohol. While he's fighting to keep their marriage together, catastrophe strikes again. How will Joe pick up the pieces of their lives and keep the family together? A heart-rending novel about a woman who goes off the rails and a husband with nowhere to turn.
Play for Keeps
Series: The Devil's Share. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Dash and Lexi have been planning their Seaside wedding for months, and the closer the date gets, the more it looks like this marriage will never happen.