Books tagged: family confict

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A Letter To Ballyturan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Matt McCartan’s estranged father has died. Seeking further information about his father, he composes a letter to the village priest in a village in Ireland. The priest doesn't respond, but a young woman does and her shocking letter sets Matt off on a journey of discovery to find out not only who his father was, but who he is. Eventually, Matt discovers the sad truth about his father.
Stop Smoking You Dumb F#CK
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,210. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Cigarette smoking is a difficult topic. In this book I share an intimate story of addiction. I detail my own smoking habit and how I was able to change that habit and finally quit smoking. I also share the story of those close to me who could not. This is a personal look at the disease caused by cigarette smoking and the effects that are rarely attended to.
Step Parenting Getting It Right
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / stepparenting
Step families or Blended Families Are the Norm Nowadays. The statistics show that 65 percent of remarriages will include children from previous relationships. When families “blend” to create step families things rarely progress smoothly. This book teaches you to deal with basic issues such as privacy for individual family members, who should handle the discipline, giving your stepchildren space
Lines of Communication
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Award winning short story in a national competition organised by the the Electricity Supply Board of Ireland. The competition commemorated the Jubilee of the Irish Rural Electrification Scheme.
Secrets of the Poppy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
For Clementine, Teddy and Samien their secrets are too overwhelming to manage. Rigged for silent running and targeting for impact, they are racing around the trio amid the seemingly tranquil waves of the culturally conflicted restaurant The Silk Poppy. Accidental acts of domestic terrorism, long held deceptions revealed, unbridled rage leading to detonation...anything can happen over dinner.
The Escape of Bobby Ray Hammer, A Novel of a '50s Family
Price: Free! Words: 152,300. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Among the 5 finalists in the Faulkner Society Novel Competition. The Escape of Bobby Ray Hammer is a second generation Grapes of Wrath novel. Bobby is just entering his senior year in high school and eager to graduate and go on to college to get out of his rural farming community; however, he must resolve family problems that originated, he believes, with his brother's death.
Sister Dog
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Sister Dog focuses on the middle grade age group with the emphasis on a child’s desire to be loved and accepted by her mother. Her desire clouds her thinking and she suffers the consequences of getting exactly what she wishes for.
Unconditional
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A small town filled with prying eyes. A high school that tolerates bullying and violence. Parents who cannot handle news of their child being different. These are the three most volatile components of any teen struggling to find their way and the mixture brews more trouble than most can imagine.
At all cost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,200. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Chris (12) and Laura (9) ran away from the father who didn’t wanted them to go to the mother they longed for six years. Criminals caught them in the juggernaut’s trailer they hid from the father. Criminals planned to sell them to Mr. Charlie to export them outside the country. Charlotte, the pretty lady, escaped with the kids to rescue them. Criminals hunted them in order to kill them all.
Stories in the Key of C. Minor.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,290. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Five short stories and one novella, all taking place within a radius of five miles from the original "Ground Zero" -- the Empire State Building in New York City, New York. Stories of passion, of intrigue, of coming-of-age, of murder by proxy/moxy. In short, stories of the human condition in all of its many-splendored glory. Adult situations, but none of them unsuitable for anyone with a heart.