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The Evolution of Fatherhood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,970. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Inspired by the wonder of his own experiences as a parent, former psychoanalyst and New York Times best-selling author Jeffrey Masson offers a remarkable look at one of the most fulfilling roles in the animal world: fatherhood. In The Evolution of Fatherhood, he examines the extraordinary behavior of outstanding fathers, heroes among animals.
Prairie Landscapes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
A mash-up of Ted Kooser's Local Wonders, Roger Welch's Shingling the Fog and my own lifetime as an environmental journalist. Prairie Landscapes represents the ramblings of one mind prowling the Great Plains. With its focus on families and landed communities, it brings you face to face with the prairie and its creatures, including the two-legged ones.
The Heart of the Black Country
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,250. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Midlands, 1971. For ten-year-old Keith Maskell the sweet aroma of an almost perfect childhood promises to last forever. Until his father, John, announces he wants to migrate to Australia. The calm munificent façade of the Maskell family begins to crumble. Change is in the wind; things will never be the same again.
Mother's Love
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Sex is great, but can it create a love greater than a mother’s? That's all I'll tell you. Click the blue More below to see why. Here it suffices to say that the story is short and free. Why read a summary when with little more effort you can read the whole thing? If you can't spare a moment more, you shouldn't be wasting time reading fiction anyway. Go back to work!
Wedding Favors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
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Graham thinks Wyatt would feel more secure if they were married. Wyatt doesn’t want to spoil Graham’s wedding plans. So who’s really doing who a favor?
Some Games We Souls Like to Play on the Earth
Series: Wellbeing. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Some parts of this iccle book may make you angry, and anger produces some good games, such as judgement. Judgement is a good game, and you may judge me. Let’s see eh? Come in, come play, the ‘party’ is ready to begin. Remember to bring your body (you can’t hate or laugh or scratch you butt without it).
Miracles Retold
Price: Free! Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
When a little boy goes missing before Christmas, a family rethinks what miracles really mean.
Sins of the Father - and other stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Five short stories digging through the darker sides of relationships - and the far-reaching impact we can have on one another.
The Goldberg Variations
Price: $3.79 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Our lives could go in many possible directions. What if we had taken that turn? Or this other fork in the road; said that one thing; or learned to hold our tongue and so not have to wish we could un-say it. Meet Anna and Ruth Goldberg, again and again, through many of the possible relationships between these women, mother and daughter. The Goldberg Variations.
Under Lamplight
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
‘Under Lamplight’ is a story of ordinary people in extraordinary times. War uproots futures and changes directions and expectations. Love is the enduring emotion which strengthens resolve that adversity challenges. Spanning seven decades and thousands of geographical miles, ‘Under Lamplight’ shines its glow, sometimes harshly, sometimes gently into the deepest feelings of its characters.