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Growing Up Mostly Normal in the Middle of Nowhere: A Memoir
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,030. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With the depth of a memoir and the flow of a novel, John Sheirer chronicles how his simple youth of farm, sports, school, nature, and family led him to an unlikely adulthood as an author and college professor. He explores intensely personal experiences and relationships with humor, surprise, awe, suspense, and deep insight. He teaches us we can go home again.
If Trees Could Fly
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
« Henri Debidour has written a gripping novel. This coming of age story from France is as it turns a powerful drama on the American Dream. » Khaled Hosseini (« The Kite Runner » – Riverhead Books – Penguin) (« A Thousand Splendid Suns » - Riverhead Books – Penguin)
Carving The Light
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The Collins sisters have secrets.
Levi Sprocket - What's in my pocket?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Levi Sprocket is a laidback, easy-going guy, who dreams of one day being an actor. However, Levi’s journey growing up comes with some pitfalls and embarrassing moments as he deals with the changes within his body and with his maturing attitude. When he discovers that his friendships with girls isn't the way it used to be, it takes him by surprise. Join Levi as he steps into his adulthood.
Bucket Bill
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Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
Bucket Bill is a story of a Jamaican dream that Nelson Mandela described as 'wonderful'. It's about a safe harbour where the sun shines in equal measure and hope springs eternal in the hearts of all good people and where the river of respect runs deep. Set in Falmouth, the old slave capital of Jamaica, it concerns the quest of a boy who is preoccupied with the question: ’When will I become a man?’
House of Dreams
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,980. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A cool, clever and funny cautionary tale which casts a cynical eye over reality television and the nation’s obsession with celebrity culture. When a controversial government plan to tackle anti-social behaviour is launched, children's TV presenter Tyler Thoreau becomes enmeshed in a frightening scheme that promises to take the Big Brother format to its ultimate conclusion.
By Any Other Name
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 199,760. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
For as long as he can remember, Declan has loved his father, Michael. He has also been aware of the strange... something... between his father and the powerful Mr Cantala. A story of love, hate, life and death in the turbulent relationship between a boy and his father ‘An enchanting story of growing up and facing truths. Powerfully written and highly recommended.’ - The Wishing Shelf Awards 2013
Favorite Family Lecutres
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
Sometimes the most important things in life are the hardest to talk about. Whether it's the keys to the car or the keys to life, this book helps parents and teens talk about the tough issues that matter most. This is a reassuring and practical book that helps teens and parents talk and laugh together about life's most important lessons.
Painted Wings and Giants' Rings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by Copperhill Media. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In his newest novel, Wilfried F. Voss delivers a unique and insightful view into a child’s world and how it relates to the harsh reality of adult life, in this case the life of Roger Wilkinson, a businessman who is haunted by childhood memories and the ultimate fear of mistreating his own children.
Abby Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Abby Greene is a young woman with low self esteem. Desperate to be loved, she finds herself caught up in an abusive relationship. There is only one thing that can free her—love. Love of self. Abby thought she’d paid a high price for love before, but claiming and owning self love does not come cheap. Nonetheless, she’s willing to pay the price—whatever it is.