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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: 1,440. 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.
Disease
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When journalist Hunter MacIntyre is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s, he realizes that his life is about to change, not to mention that he’s been handed a certain death sentence. Disease is a story of Alzheimer’s, seen through the eyes of one affected family.
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.
Los crisantemos
Price: $3.52 USD. Words: 99,420. Language: Spanish. Published: August 22, 2017 by Noa Ediciones. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
La escritora, a través de sus personajes, ha querido denunciar la violencia que un ser humano puede ejercer sobre otro ser humano.
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.
The Fifth Station
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In The Fifth Station, Matthew, the youngest of three brothers, has died at nineteen, inside a foundry smokestack in Illinois. The surviving brothers take their grief and misfortune to the desert landscape of New Mexico. There, one brother indulges the family failing…alcoholism. The other settles for life on the bum.
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...
Storytime at the Villa Maria
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,690. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A charming novel of senior citizens, storytelling, nostalgia, and a world gone by but not forgotten. STORYTIME AT THE VILLA MARIA—the unforgettable book about life lived and still to be lived, and about the mysterious threads of joy and heartache and love that are woven into every life—including your own!
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.
Lake of Destiny
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,160. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by Mayfair Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A magical romance about destiny, family, healing, men in kilts, and the sometimes twisted path to love. "Delightful, charming, and heartwarming." --NYT bestselling author Wendy Higgins Helping her aunt organize a festival based on an ancient Scottish legend seems like a chance for Anna to rebuild her life, but doing so stirs up old wounds and generations of secrets as well as a chance for love.