Books tagged: boyhood

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In The Graveyard At Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A young boy enters a graveyard at dawn with his dog. Both love the countryside and the wild-life they observe. Death is a part of the process of Life,but a surprise awaits them in the burial-ground.
I Don't Wanna Be an Orange Anymore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00)
This book contains a collection of whimsical and sometimes poignant vignettes that recall the life of a young boy during World War II.
Petey's Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
When you're growing up, your friends mean everything; losing them changes you forever.
Memories of RAF Negombo Ceylon, 1950 - 1952
Price: Free! Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
As a young boy, I lived for two years between 1950 and 1952, in Ceylon, now Sri Lanka, with my parents and sister. My father was in the Royal Air Force and we were based at RAF Negombo, not far from Colombo. This is an account of my life there.
The Inspiration For My Writings... STOLEN IN PARIS: A Look Behind The Scenes With Author David Wyant
Price: Free! Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
In this FREE eBook you will find the inspiration and introduction to David Wyant's new series, "STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway", documenting a series of "Lost but Found Again" manuscripts written by classic author, Ernest Hemingway. The manuscripts come alive in the mind of David Wyant, taking us back to Hemingway's boyhood youth in Northern Michigan.
Deeper Than Blood
Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.50)
In one brief moment, a golden childhood summer turns into a nightmare. A story of true friendship, and of how, years later, one man finds his loyalty tested to its dark and gruesome limit.
Grand Theft Auto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Your family's treasured blue Chevy Cavalier has been stolen. You're to blame, but you have no idea how. What do you do? Escape!
The Stolen Child
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Stolen Child is a novella of one day in the life of a boy in the 1950s, a day that defines his existence from then on. It begins with a kiss from a girl and ends with a devastating insight into his mother's life, a life that has veered tragically off-course after the death of a soldier in World War II. He gets to know about love, loss, death, war and tragedy all in the course of that one day.
The Peach Tree Limb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,590. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author relives adventures he experienced in 1940's and 1950's California as the son of a conman who served six prison terms and was married five times. Ranging from humor to serious, we go from Midnight the nannygoat baby-sitter to nearly driving the pickup off a cliff and getting the truck off the train tracks seconds before a freight train roared by, and a most unusual birthday present.
Robbing Honey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(3.00)
Davey follows Jack along the river bank to their favorite fishing spot, but things aren't how they used to be. Jack has married Davey's sister the night before and that's all Davey can think about, even as they follow the smell of sweet-ripe honey and the sound of swarming bees to the tree with the honey.