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Four Brothers and Free-Range Boyhood; A Rollicking Tale of Fun and Daring
Price: Free! Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Hilarious adventures and misadventures of four brothers growing up in the good ol' days. A short story sure to bring smiles, relieve stress, and even to get you pondering the parenting philosophies of today and yesterday.
The Storm
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 1 review)
Saying goodbye in the midst of a terrible storm. This is a short story about losing everything.
Tales of Lost Love
Price: Free! Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
This sometimes humorous, sometimes passionate, sometimes sobering romance anthology features a mix of short stories and poems all of which tell a tale of lost love.
Time
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes your life can flash by in the blink of an eye. Pay attention, you won't want to miss it.
The Haunting of Winchester Lane
Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Houses have pasts. But they also have futures. Not every tragedy is yet to occur. Not every haunting is spiritual.
Unwritten Lives: Path To Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 77,600. 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.
A Room in the House of the Ancestors Books One and Two
Price: Free! Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Computer whizkid Edward’s adopted father taught him that his biological family rejected him at birth. After Edward’s biological brother, Andrew, reaches out to befriend him, the men forge a friendship based on a shared computer system dream. When Edward arrives at the ancestral home of the family he believes abandoned him, he learns the whole story he'd been told about his history is a lie
Genesis
Series: Sister Christian. Price: Free! Words: 85,980. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Moon Mistress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Doctor Richard Mason, borderline alcoholic, drug addict and jaded loner,has just discovered he’s adopted. If that wasn’t enough to shatter his personal reality he’s also ‘inherited’ his physically & mentally challenged sister, Hannah Rice, a girl he hasn’t seen since he was in high school. This is not a "Christian" or "Religious" novel.
Newspaper Underground (Riverside Tale)
You set the price! Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
5900 words. Rex Baker is king of his world though he isn’t even an adult by legal standards. Not that Rex takes much stock in the law, or the expectations of others. He has his own rules he follows and they have let him stay one step ahead of just about everyone.
Waiting For
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
A short story, about 1500 words. Rudy has the honor of being one of the first permanent human colonists on Mars. Sonya plans to follow him in a year so they can be among the first to be married on the Red Planet... but Rudy's brother Aaron has been keeping a secret that may throw those plans into a cocked hat...
Barnabas Tales
Price: Free! Words: 102,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
short stories related when a retired physician looks back upon his colleagues, a long career in an english hospital, and life outside. many tales have a grain or two of truth and some contain much more.
The Fires of Autism
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Just as fire destroys wood but hardens steel, a child's autism diagnosis can either rip apart or strengthen a marriage. Calvin and Laura Wygant struggle to accept their son Todd's new diagnosis and to keep their marriage intact. This story, written by the mother of a child with autism, depicts both the heartache experienced by parents of a newly-diagnosed child and the hope that endures.
A Late Monsoon
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 1 review)
On the shaded veranda of a post colonial Bombay hotel, two men shelter from the pre monsoon heat. Their generations and ideologies differ but they share the same turbulent moment in time. As they muse on the consequences of their changing world, they confront each other with questions affecting each of their personal worlds; questions they would prefer not to face.
The Family Tree
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When Jack finds a wooden box in his grandma's attic, a family secret is unearthed and his grandma faces a dilemma: should she keep it in the family or keep it to herself? A short story. "I Will read anything Catherine E. Chapman writes; she just has a way about her."
The Floor
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jerry's parents had fought for as long as he could remember. One night, when his video games could no longer drown out their shouts and screams, the trembling boy decided to confront them.
The Recliner
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
This short story follows a boy obsessed with a velvet recliner in his house.
The Box
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The Box is heart warming tale of a magician's box that's been passed down through four generations,
Luminous Skies
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Stella has lived all her life in loneliness, neglected by her parents since childhood. She thinks her family has long since fallen apart, but perhaps that isn't the case.
Seven Sons (Gypsy Brothers, #1)
Series: Gypsy Brothers, # 1. Price: Free! Words: 27,130. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
** 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
Gravity Well
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: American English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In this short science fiction story, doing the right thing is harder than doing things right.