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Johny Beaumont Stars in Godhead Leading
By Christopher F. Mills
Price: Free! Words: 37,900. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Johny Beaumont just wanted to leave home and see the world, but his destiny was to run down the myth on the mountain he grew up on. On the night he finally leaves there will be an unstoppable force waiting for him just beyond the county line, where he will be given the chance for escape or redemption.
A Question of Heritage: An Adoption Story
By Judith Jo Pachino
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Jo finds herself pregnant in the early 1960’s with limited options. Derailed by betrayal, she must make an impossible decision. Ellen lives with the challenges of being an adoptee. She is compelled to unearth her past in order to definitively prove her Jewish heritage. A Question of Heritage resonates with the angst of those in the adoption triad, leaving the reader with insight and hope.
Standing Stones
By Beth Camp
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,780. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In 19th Century northern Scotland, Mac McDonnell’s traditional way of life is challenged when Lord Gordon lays claim to their island home and threatens to replace farmers and fishermen with sheep. Mac leads a protest, but when evictions turn violent, Mac must decide what he is willing to risk -- to protect his family, his sweetheart, Deidre, and his livelihood.
The Hermit and the Ivory Box
By Penny Blackwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Hermit is dead but his guilt lives on in his children – guilt which stems from the ivory box he found in India during WW2 and the orphan he gave it to. In The Hermit and the Ivory Box, Penny Blackwell creates a mysterious back story for one of the early characters featured in her first book, Loki’s Joke.
The Hope Chest: Book Three-Dorothy
By Jane Ritzenthaler
Series: The Hope Chest, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,820. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
Book Three of the Hope Chest series follows the lives of the McCurdy family in Prescott, Arizona from 1933 to 1948. In this family saga, God demonstrates that He is outside of time, knowing the end from the beginning. Amy’s Hope Chest continues to be the conduit for mysterious links to the past and the future in this series of time travel with a twist.
Promises We Keep
By B. Christine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Pepper - Never Say Never: Book Three of the 'Never' Trilogy
By Linda Kane Paavola
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 151,400. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Pepper had a thriving business in Milan but her heart was moving to Waverly, South Carolina. She wanted to be nearer to her family. She had to find a way to have it all, family, career, peaceful town and maybe an irritating, egotistical, chauvinistic and rude male to round out her life. She just didn’t know that last part for a long time however. What she learns is to never say never.
Witness Protection for the Grieving
By Rose Landau
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,940. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Justin Brown dies suddenly, leaving his unconventional family to navigate through changing circumstances. This new adult novel jumps in time and place through three generations, examining each character’s daily life, personal struggles and new relationships.
Seven Sons (Gypsy Brothers, #1)
By Lili Saint Germain
Series: Gypsy Brothers, # 1. Price: Free! Words: 27,130. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
** Part 1 of 7, Dark Romance ** Her innocence stolen. Her father murdered. Six years ago, Juliette Portland was viciously attacked and left for dead by by people she trusted. People inside her fathers motorcycle club, greedy for power, who defiled her, shot her father dead and destroyed everything she ever cared about. Only, she didn't die. She survived ... and now, she's out for revenge
A Cowboy Like Me - Short Stories, Volume II
By Thomas Edward Shaw
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 42,720. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
World History is based on local life. Set in Nevada, Thomas (Eddie) Shaw's collection of short stories is a memoir of sorts. In a semi-fictional account of childhood, discovery, and death, old timers may recognize the place they moved to - or escaped from. Only the names of the guilty have been changed.
Gravity Well
By Bennie Grezlik
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: American English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this short science fiction story, doing the right thing is harder than doing things right.
Flickers
By John Abramowitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,530. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Alex struggles to survive the zombie apocalypse (as well as her own guilt) while Moira fights for her freedom in The Void!
While Tomorrow Waits
By Naomi Takemoto
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 170,550. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Life experienced from the skin inwards is never as it appears from the outside.
Dia Linn - II - Le Livre d'Eileen (partie 2 : As baile)
By Marie-Pierre Bardou
Price: $4.61 USD. Words: 86,600. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As baile, « loin de chez soi », est le second tome de Dia Linn, l’histoire d’une lignée familiale à travers les siècles et les continents. Les O’Callaghan ont troqué les brumes de l’Irlande pour la fausse langueur du Mississippi et Eileen, tranquillement, marche vers son destin : celui qui va sceller le sort de ses descendants.
Growing Together
By Richard Alan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,750. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Lovers of contemporary family sagas will enjoy Growing Together, the fourth and final novel in the “Meant to Be Together” series by Richard Alan. Growing Together continues to expand our understanding of the challenges and joys of love, friendship, and family as experienced through the lives of characters we have come to love and cherish.
Finding Each Other
By Richard Alan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,450. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Richard Alan succeeds again in writing a touching story of relationships,and includes intrigue, action, and danger. Think—Nicholas Sparks and Jodi Picoult meet J.A.Vance. Finding Each Other is a poignant continuation of the family saga that began with young Meyer Minkowski. Meyer and his wife Joan watch and counsel the next generation as they search to find themselves and their life partners.
The Couples
By Richard Alan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,260. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
This family-centered story of love and friendship will appeal to fans of Nicholas Sparks and Jodi Picoult. The Couples is a novel about people who may belong together and how the world around them helps them, or sometimes defeats them in their search for a life partner. It follows the lives of couples and their friends, new and old, as they explore their relationships.
Finding a Soul Mate
By Richard Alan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,970. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
What is life without a soul mate? As Meyer tells us, “… no one’s life is just a single strand of thread. On the contrary, each of our lives is a tapestry, woven intricately with the lives of those with whom we cross paths and with whom we share history and destiny. In these pages you will find the strands that make up my tapestry, my history, my life—and the journey that led me to my soul mate.”
Curing Time
By Tim Swink
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
“Curing time” is tobacco’s season of harvest, a time of transformation, when the leaf is made golden by subjection to fire and heat. Tobacco farmer Hume Rankin endures his own curing time in the summer of 1959.
Cross and Poppy: A Village Tale
By GMW Wemyss
Series: Village Tales. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Bapton Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Woolfonts are the prettiest and most placid villages in England. There's the duke, who's more than the comedian he likes to play at being; retired celebrities; real ale; and an all-conquering local XI. All they want is a new Rector. And they get him. No one anticipates that crime, love, and sacrifice shall play out, between the sun of the Summer fete and the poppies of Remembrance Sunday.