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When the Meadowlark Sings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011 by Riverbend Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Born in 1918 in Fort Benton, Montana, Nedra Sterry has crafted a powerful memoir of life on the Montana prairies and a childhood defined in equal measure by poverty and grace, hard work and family ties. The daughter of hailed-out homesteaders, Sterry grew up in a succession of very remote one-room schoolhouses in northern and central Montana, where her mother, a teacher, eked out a living.
The Struggle of Love
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Struggle of Love is a true story that describes in detail a tumultuous nine year relationship with the wrong man. A “family” life dominated with domestic and sexual abuse! This was a dysfunctional, hostile relationship, but the author could not break away. Reclaiming her life required a strong support system and professional help to recover, heal and rebuild relationships with her daughter
Jealous Mistress
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,610. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Alison Ross has abandoned the demanding career of a lawyer so she can spend more time at home with her kids. When she stumbles across a dead body at her daughter's school, she decides to find out what happened. Pursuing the real killer while she juggles life at home with her husband and kids, Alison uncovers a host of shocking secrets in the quiet suburb of East Winnette.
i bLEed DaRk - Poems About Pain, Life, Heavy Metal and Jesus Christ
Price: Free! Words: 22,640. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Penned over a period of years by a man living in chronic pain and his young son, this atypical spiritual poetry book is a startlingly visceral series of transient images, seen through dusty windows, flying swiftly by on the authors’ personal road to righteousness. Their art springs forth from the unforced rhythm of the soul – the cry of tell-tale hearts, plagued by darkness and shrouded in light.
Never Con a Corgi [Book 6, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,000. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this first new addition to the series in a decade, hapless advertising copywriter Leigh Koslow is a contented middle-aged mom. But when a walk with her dog turns up the body of the unscrupulous real estate developer who plans to bulldoze her Aunt Bess's homestead, Leigh realizes that not only has she failed to outgrow her inborn talent for trouble... she's bestowed it on the next generation!
Elegy for Piano and Three Voices
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Stacey’s mother has disappeared. Alzheimer’s has taken her and left a shell. Except, one night, Stacey—a composer who has given up everything to care for her mother—can’t take it any more. She sits at the piano. The music reveals amazing things, things Stacey does not expect, things she cannot hope for. Also included is the full bonus story "Stille Nacht."
Lost and Found
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young girl's father creates a search engine to find lost car keys and other objects. But can it find the most previous things we lose? A story by the award-winning speculative author Sandra McDonald, originally published in the online magazine Strange Horizons.
The Initials of Clara and Stanley
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Clara is caught carving her and her boyfriend's initials into the furniture by her mom. When her mom invites Stanley over for dinner, Clara is sure that her un-charmed life is about to become even more disastrous.
"Goot for You!" The Laughable Life of a Second Wife
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
"Goot for You!" is the painfully funny, true story of how two career women survived the enabling and dysfunction of their husbands' first families. Their survival tools included therapy, humor, wine, prescription drugs, shopping and the competition for "the crown," awarded to the one with the most screwed-up stepkid at any given time. Kerry and Julie have seen it all but wished they hadn't.
Daughters-in-Law Can They Get Any Worse?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
This book is a second of two books about horrible and idiotic daughters-in-law. These are not jokes, these unfortunately are true stories about terrible mothering and stupid things they say and do. We are sick and tired of hearing jokes about Mothers-in-law and this book shows that the reason many of us may be disillusioned with our daughter-in-law is totally substantiated.