Books tagged: families

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Blogs, Bombs, and Boobytraps
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: 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!
The Bad, The Good and Two Fly Fishing Women, and a Life-Changing Day on a River
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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.
Memory Lane
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Price: $5.19 USD. Words: 80,370. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Memory Lane, America’s newest theme park, promises to provide its guests with “golden memories.” Alice hopes Memory Lane will provide her with a week of personal healing and family bonding. Instead, Alice and her cousins Patrick and TJ find themselves struggling with psychotic bullies, with the pain of young love, and with a shocking family secret that was, perhaps, better left in the past.
Brenda is no more
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » 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 Paperbats; Protectors of Your Local Park
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: 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.
The Flag Keeper
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
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.
Unsettled
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,230. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Fifteen-year-old Jenny Middle struggles to hold her family together despite poverty, constant moves, the jail sentence and drunkenness of her mother, and a sister tragically involved with drugs. This timeless story of growing up forty years ago will be as relevant and moving to girls of today as it was to those who read it when first published under the title Poor Jenny, Bright as a Penny.
DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW Why Can't We Pick Them?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
With all the mother-in-law jokes going around it is time we get to have a response to those females that are making our lives miserable, those women that made us mothers-in-law. This book describes some of the idiodic and rude things that our daughters-in-law have done to us and others over the years.
The Real Thing
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Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 by M. R. Jordan. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Summer's mother wants to fall in love with a vampire or werewolf. Summer just wants a dad. Bruce could be the guy if her mother would just stop looking for the real thing.
Slipshod Mornings & Meandering Midnights
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011 by The Next Level Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Slipshod Mornings & Meandering Midnights is a collection of poetry that runs the gamut of emotions from frivolous happiness to the boredom and frustration of living stuck in the "everyday" life to dealing with anger and everything in between.