Books tagged: childhood and youth

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The Adventures of Fancy Nature:Beauty, Butterflies and Freedom
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Inspirational
Explore nature with Fancy Nature and her best friend Daniel Curious as they learn about the life cycle of a butterfly. Experience the emotions of Fancy, Daniel and their friend Mandy, who loves butterflies, but is confined to a wheelchair as she deals with cancer. Find the beauty in the friendship of the three and the loyalty of Fancy and Daniel as they learn the true meaning of Life and Freedom.
Turn On the Light So I Can Hear
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young artist badly in need of money bluffs her way through an interview into a job she is not prepared for. With sign language—nimble and evocative—at its center, Turn On the Light So I Can Hear is about reaching across distances, the transformative powers of art, and finding a place to belong.
From Tears to Triumph
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,380. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Relive your own adolescent vulnerabilities, dreams, and antics in this coming-of-age story. The story highlights events in the author’s life which influenced the paths taken by himself and his brother, Joe. The story’s colorful characters and events will seem incredible at times. You will laugh and cry as the author shares the events of his frenzied youth and how he chose to rise beyond the chaos.
The Great Go Cart Race
Series: 99 Cent Reads. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013 by independAntwriters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The summer of 1969 in Glennville New York had settled in full tilt. The July morning was cool and peaceful, but the afternoon promised nothing but sticky heat. Bobby Weston and Moon Calloway worked furiously on the go-cart they had been planning to race down Sinton Park hill, in the old garage behind Bobby's house. Both boys had grown up in Glennville...
Sheer Poetry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Sheer Poetry features the first twelve years worth of work from poet, Kehinde Sonola. Spanning the years 1989 to 2000, it represents the perspectives and hopes of a child and adolescent as they view their local surroundings and the world at large in a time of great cultural and technological change. Human character, nature, and travel are other major themes covered by a variety of joyful poems.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,250. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
This story should appeal to all those who tried to do what they thought was right. It tells of one such effort made by a person named Nancy – the main character of this story. We first meet her in 1909, when she leaves the protective time of childhood and enters the perilous years leading up to adulthood.
I Wish I Lived There Again
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a collection of personal essays about a Midwestern childhood in the mid-twentieth century. They detail the pastimes of children and adults back when life was simpler. The author is one of four daughters and writes about putting on a circus with her sisters, the birth of her baby sister, her father's near fatal car accident, homemade bread, movies, bigamists, pickle vats, and even hair.
He Did What??!!?!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Mike Leggero is one of the most interesting people around. If you share the theory of enjoying life and spreading comedy and happiness then you will love this book. His adventures impact people all over the planet. This book is a collection of short stories that will make you laugh, and shake your head in disbelief all at the same time.
Wait For The Night To Smile
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Christopher Michael Noe is a new emerging writer on the poetry scene. In his first offering is a collection of this poet's most soulful, vibrant and exciting words to be captured on paper. The author's goal is to inspire a journey of self-discovery with each carefully chosen poem. Over 20 poems make up this chapbook, which is sure to capture your attention and spark your imagination.
The Road Between
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a child living on the Alberta prairies during the 1930s and 1940s, Florence Bell traveled between the influence of three cultures: English morals and manners of her family working as missionaries on the Blackfoot Reserve, her Indian neighbors emerging from their tribal past, and the Canadian people striving for independence. Dust, the Great Depression, and World War II added other dimensions.