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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A short story about childhood friendship and facing mortality. Originally published in Realms Of Fantasy, April 2001. Cover illustration by Laurie Harden. Includes complete bonus story, "After The Sky Fell."
My Mate Shofiq
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,280. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by Skinback Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A celebrated children’s novel that many critics insisted was too tough for mere children. It is about the friendship that develops between a Pakistani boy who has apparently killed a racist thug, and a white boy forced, against his will and instincts, to defend him. Telling the truth leads to appalling violence, not only by the gang, but by teachers, social workers and the welfare state as well.
Albeson and the Germans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,070. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by Skinback Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The first of Jan Needle’s highly acclaimed books that challenge the notion children need to be written down to. Jimmy Albeson and his two luckless friends find themselves at the mercy of people and events that they can’t control or even understand. They are led into a helter-skelter of crime and danger which, while exciting, leads to an act of stupidity that could well be fatal.
Whiskey for Teething?
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
When I hit my next door neighbor’s house with a snowball, I knew I was in trouble. When my mom’s friend stiffed me on my paper route collection, I was pissed. When my brother died, well . . . you can imagine. If you like Erma Bombeck, Andy Rooney or Chicken Soup for the Soul's heartfelt stories, I think you'll enjoy my stories. Come on in.
Pen, Paper, Action! - Volume 03
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Heart Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Step into the world of bestselling writer Sonia Rumzi's "Pen, Paper, Action! - Volume 03", six novelettes of entertaining characters, perplexing situations and outright shocking tales of the human condition; stories of what people do to each other. Life.
Live to tell (The lost child)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Child abuse remains a common fact to date. Ignorance, unawareness, carelessness, aiding and abetting, fear, complicity… The testimonials of children fallen prey to malevolent parents sheds light on experience and consequences which leave you with a new outlook on the darker areas of life…
Poems To Make You... Laugh, Think, Explore & Believe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Poetry, Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
An illustrated poetry book split into 4 cool categories: Laugh, Think, Explore & Believe... Fun and wacky, reflective and inspirational - there's something for everyone! Ideal for 8 to 12 year olds.
Bully Buster: How to Stop Your Child Being Bullied
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This comprehensive workbook is for parents whose children are being bullied at school. It's to empower your child in 9 Easy Steps. Get tools to change what isn’t working & discover effective techniques to use with your child. This book will build assertiveness, confidence, self esteem and conflict resolution skills. They will be able to stand up to the bully and stop it happening.
Letters to My Ten Year Old Self
Price: Free! Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
If you could write a letter to your 10-year-old self, what advice would you give? Which lessons do you wish you didn’t have to learn the hard way? What message do you feel would have made the greatest impact on your life?
A Staffordshire Boy: Tales of Fishing and Other Fun
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Funny tales about the author's years growing up in a small village in the English countryside. Written to entertain; it also provides a record of what a group of young boys did to amuse themselves in a decade that spanned the fifties and sixties. The author came from a large family, had little money and his father drank for England, but that didn't stop him and his friends having a good time .