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Emlyn and the Gremlin and the Teenage Sitter
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 9, 2016 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
When Emlyn overhears Mummy and Mama talk about a teenage sitter coming for the night, Gremlin convinces Emlyn that teenagers are trouble. Can Emlyn and Gremlin escape to their treehouse fort before a knock sounds on the door? ~ This charming story told in appealing rhymes will appeal to children discovering the joy of reading, and the wonderful illustrations are sure to capture their imagination.
Emlyn and the Gremlin and the Seaside Mishap
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 23, 2015 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Emlyn invites Gremlin for a trip to the ocean, but mishaps abound on the seaside. And Gremlin seems to have landed in deeper trouble than usual on this trip. Join Emlyn, Gremlin and Moose for an unforgettable family vacation. ~ This charming story told in appealing rhymes will appeal to children discovering the joy of reading, and the wonderful illustrations are sure to capture their imagination.
Crave: Nikki's Story
Series: Crave Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,980. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
When Nikki gets a phone call from her estranged father telling her that he's engaged, she discovers that her future stepmother is her ex-girlfriend Angel. She's that one unforgettable ex that no other woman can compare to in the bedroom. And she isn't quite done with Nikki yet. But Nikki is happily married to another woman. She has the perfect life. Surely she wouldn't risk it all for a fling?
Cross-Currents
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Cross-Currents is a coming-of-age story set in the Thousand Islands region of the St. Lawrence River and centered around several teenagers dealing with bullying, harmful behaviors, family secrets, and the discovery of an international smuggling ring.
A Zoo is Not a Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
These jungle and not-so-jungle friends must learn that family, no matter who they are, mean the most and that it is alright to be different. Differences can bring everyone together and strengthen them. Let your children learn from the lessons of Leo the Lion, Timmy the Tiger, Ms. Hippo, and all of their friends what it means to be family and celebrate what others use to separate themselves.
Emlyn and the Gremlin and the Barbeque Disaster
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 29, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Gremlin arrives on the same day Emlyn is expecting her family for a barbeque, but promises to stay upstairs while Emlyn’s Mummy and Mama prepare for lunch. All the young cousins are supposed to take family photographs in matching pyjamas—but Gremlin’s curiosity might ruin the picture, and get both her—and Emlyn—in big trouble! [Children's Picture Book]
Happenstance: A Novella Series (Part Three)
Series: Happenstance: A Novella Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,300. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Be careful what you wish for. You just might get it all. Now that Erin has learned the truth about the girls who tortured her, and about the boy she loves, she finds her time before graduation dwindling at an alarming and exciting pace. Weston grows more desperate as the summer days pass. Hope is like quicksand. The harder Weston struggles, the faster Erin sinks.
Emlyn and the Gremlin and the Mean Old Cat
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Emlyn has struck up a friendship with the Gremlin that sneaks into the house at night, but she’s getting worried. Where can Gremlin be? And why hasn’t she returned to play with Emlyn’s shiny toys and jewellery – her favourite things? Could the horrible mean cat next door be blocking her from throwing her grappling hook over the window ledge? [Children's Picture Book]
Searching for Swimmers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,150. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
At age 37, Jason Purdue is done with sex in general and romance in particular. He’s even happy that the sperm he sent to a cryogenics lab to be frozen is set for termination. Or is it? When an email informs Jason that his sperm is missing, he begins a frantic, cross country search for the possible recipient.
Emlyn and the Gremlin
Series: Emlyn and the Gremlin, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Alternative Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Emlyn is sure a Gremlin sneaks into the house at night. In the morning, she finds her room a mess, with gadgets and glitter strewn everywhere. Moose, her Great Dane, should be guarding the house, but he's so afraid he hides in his fort! Emlyn's mums insist Gremlins aren't real, but one day, Emlyn overhears the truth... and then she meets Gremlin for herself. [Children's Picture Book]