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Some Poems
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
The free ebook version of a new pocket sized collection of short poems by Oliver Delgaram-Nejad.
A New Forest Childhood 1903-1916
Price: Free! Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Social history
The memoirs of Thomas Gilbert Scott growing up in Sway in the New Forest before the Great War. This ebook version does not contain the photographs, family tree or map of the print edtion.
A Drive In A Car
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
A short story about my father written in the form of a metaphorical children’s story to help illustrate what he meant to me and the grief I felt when he died in 2006.
14th
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,790. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Literary
As Linus "Bud" Ritter and eight siblings gather for a funeral, sadness blends with funny, poignant, and sometimes painful memories of growing up on 14th Street in Galveston, Texas. Bud deals with personal shortcomings, searches for an old pal, and emerges with a fresh approach to life. "Humorous and touching...a nostalgic little gem of a novel, with a quietly powerful message." KIRKUS REVIEWS
Tiny Tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Africa
Little stories about beloved animals and their interaction with other creatures are beautifully illustrated in soft colours for light reading. There are no great events, no massive dramas; just life and nature. Adults and children alike will enjoy these tales from a South African childhood filled with various pets, insects, sights and scenes.
Temperance
Price: Free! Words: 18,440. Language: British English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
There are moments within our lives that define us. In this short story we witness some of these events in the life of eight year old Temperance Levinthal, when she is forced to face school yard bullies, town gossips and a mother, devastated by circumstance.
Praying For Daniel
Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This is a short story that I wrote about tragedies that we often face. We all know we will out-live our parents, if all goes well, but are we ready to face losing our parents or worse yet, can we understand what it would be like to lose our children?
Traditional English Children's Songs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Music / Songbooks, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Music / Popular
Traditional English children's songs and rhymnes with beautiful and funny pictures. 1.Bell Horses, Bell Horses 2.Clap Hands, Clap Hands 3.Diddle, Diddle, Dumpling 4.Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush 5.Mama's Gonna Buy You a Mockingbird 6.Lavender's Blue 7.Little Green Frogs 8.Oats, Peas, Beans and Barley Grow 9.Ring A-Ring O' Roses 10.Round and Round the Garden ... and much more...
A Boy Who Loved War
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Like many boys, Hraun enjoyed the thought of war. Weapons were interesting, and battle flags were colorful and beautiful. His war fantasies, however, were stronger than most and bordered on obsession. In the city of Dunning Cove with its delicate balance between the ruling class and the trolls living in the underworld, his obsession leads him on an adventure that will change the city forever.
Raising My Only Child: A Generation X Mother's Pre-Cyberspace Parenting Experience
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
I wrote this book at the behest of my son. My experiences in raising him may be different from your background, way of life, and time period. But as parents we all share a common goal: we want to be successful in raising our children and derive a lasting and meaningful relationship with them. To this end, I hope that my experiences and insights will benefit current and future parents.