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Sammy the Silent Songbird, Differently Abled Books Vol. 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Inspired by her differently abled son, and by the little birds who build their nests inside the dryer vent pipes in her apartment building, the author wrote Sammy the Silent Songbird to encourage children of all abilities to value the qualities that make each of them unique.
Special Friends with Special Needs
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
This story is about Timothy, a little boy who gets hit by a truck and ends up in a wheelchair for the rest of his life. Martin, his best friend, sticks by him even when his other friends get bored and move on. As they go along day-by-day, they meet other children with special needs and form a special group of very special friends.
As Long As Forever
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Young Lilly is sickly in body, but strong in mind, spending her days at home thinking and learning about the world beyond. But everything changes when two strangers appear before her. With a touch of the hand, the strangers take Lilly to new realities. Lilly's life changes forever as her small world opens, but when a seemingly careless accident occurs, will Lilly be able to keep her new life?
The Journey
Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A series of essays, interviews and book exerpts written by or about a middle aged woman with a disabilitie. Hopefully the reader will get some insight into the world of the disabiled from a woman's perspective.
Here & Now
Series: Count On Me, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,940. Language: American English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Dillon Murphy has everything he could ever want. A promising football career with the girl of his dreams by his side. Life couldn't get any more perfect if he tried. Until the unthinkable happens and he's forced to make choices that could cost him everything. He's in the fight of his life and if you know anything about Dillon Murphy, you know he doesn't plan to lose.
Becoming Mrs. Rogers: Learning to Live the Fragile X Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Becoming Mrs. Rogers is the true and heart-felt story of one couple's journey into acceptance following a devastating genetic diagnosis for both of their sons. Their story, its highs and lows entwined with its wisdom and compassion, has become a beacon of hope for thousands of families struggling with fragile X and other autism spectrum disorders.
My View: A Short Collection of Poems
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
'Excellent and rather soulful poetry there, speaking as an amateur poet/songwriter on the autistic spectrum myself.' Alan Borgars, via Twitter (@watermelonalan) The two personal themes for this short collection of ten poems are Asperger’s syndrome and depression. Seven of the poems are about my Asperger’s syndrome and three are about my depression.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
No way in hell can a boy survive with his legs shot out from under him. Harsh realities dictate that the weak perish while the strong survive, and there’s no compassion for those who cannot fend for themselves. But a determined young man does survive, and his wooden legs become weapons no outlaw can outshoot.
Noble (Sweet Suffering: Princeling #1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,370. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
He has lost his title, his work, and everyone's respect. That will be the easy part. . . . Corbin lives in a world that has been at war for generations, in which only the nobles who command raids are considered to have honor. Deliberately maimed by an enemy, Corbin cannot seek a new life unless he receives the help of one man: his enemy's son, who has warned Corbin that he will betray him.
Treatment of Choice
Series: The McFadden Novels, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Dr. Lauren McFadden and her husband Bryan build a resort-style home to provide rehabilitation to homeless teens facing traumatic disabilities. The couple soon learns that physical therapy alone isn't enough to heal wounds from emotional damages, but a prescription for tough love and compassion might just get them all through the toughest challenges, even when the law gets involved.