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The Flag Keeper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(5.00)
Elizabeth may be a little bear, but she treats the American flag with big respect. After Dad leaves for a trip, Elizabeth pledges to raise the flag all by herself and create her own Independence Day. This illustrated picture book teaches children about U.S. flag etiquette through a fiction story, flag facts, activity idea, and discussion questions.
The Paperbats; Protectors of Your Local Park
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
I was walking in my local park with my young son on a windy day, when a piece of newspaper blew by. He asked what it was, and I said I would tell him a story about it at bedtime.... ... this compelling childrens' story book tells of the Paperbat family and how a young boy called Jack discovers them in his local park. In the second part, grandpa Times tells how the Paperbats become made of paper.
Brenda is no more
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
This is a short story, one of many. But, it is very precious to me, very close, and although not biographical,has some important issues that I have at last dealt with. Please read this, it may not be comfortable, but it is life.
The Bad, The Good and Two Fly Fishing Women, and a Life-Changing Day on a River
Price: Free! Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(3.15)
When Amanda's mother deserts her to be with a new man, Amanda is hurt. She loses faith in the world, especially when her loving grandmother is diagnosed with cancer. Amanda struggles to find answers, and then on the banks of the Junction River she, along with Shana, her adopted dog, and Vernon, a grieving alcoholic, experience an unexpected, terrifying event that helps her learn to forgive.
Blogs, Bombs, and Boobytraps
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
Central Texas author, Gina Sanford, uses her gifts as a wordsmith to encourage us to “live each day to the fullest despite the obstacles”. Gina is a military spouse, mother of a special needs child, and is battling a degenerative nerve condition. Yet she still finds a way to keep smiling through it all. Gina is considered by many to be a silent voice for military families everywhere!
Danger: Long Division
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,330. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When her dad goes off to fight in a war on the other side of the planet, Becca does her best to live up to his expectations. But suddenly she finds herself failing math because she can't do long division. With the help of unlikely allies, she develops new skills and strategies that enable her to solve her own problems, not only in math, but also in her relationships with her family and friends.
Pi Day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Harry is ’different’.He is the kid the teacher does not know what to do with. The one who is obsessive, unusual and often misunderstood. That's Harry. Obsessed with the number ‘pi’ and ‘pi day- March 14th', warplanes, long distance swimming and the new girl, Amy Johnson. Harry and Amy become friends but Amy has a dark secret which shocks all.
Bear Hugs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
When Eric spends a day in the park in search of just the right setting for his painting, he meets a man who very quickly wins his heart. Eric soon realizes that he has never known a love like the love he feels for this man. When this man confesses a desire that he has carried with him for almost half a century, Eric wonders if his own desire for true love may not be the same as this man's.
Little Big Girls
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Temple, little beauty-queen pro, knows that her mother, Cammie, has spiked drinks of her competitors. Once Cammie even "accidentally" stepped on a child's dress tail and ripped it from the bodice. But tonight is Temple's first contest in her mother's small hometown and Temple will be competing with her first real friend, daughter of one of Cammie's former high-school classmates.
Black Cloud
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Because of his dignified bearing and good looks, Wilton Norton is viewed as a ladies' man, though he has loved only one lady. Now past his prime, after his wife Ann dies, he misses her. He is alone and growing soft. Then the IRS comes after him, followed by government-placed cougars on his cattle ranch. He would like to best the government just once before he dies. And he does.