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Ties That Bind: Family Stories
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(4.00)
This volume contains five short stories about family dynamics. These stories are fictional examples of varied family relationships.
The Other Side of Home
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 14,910. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Other Side of Home is a collection of short fiction stories. The stories in this collection are centered on struggles within the family dynamic; such as them dealing with the decline of the health of a parent, the loss of an estranged father, or an unexpected illness, to adjusting to unexpected parenthood, and to figuring out a way to bridge a gap between family members.
Gorgon Thunder-Bot the Incinerator of Worlds: Days of Danger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,690. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Zeke Carter is dreading starting middle school. He has good friends—Ned, Larry and Penelope. He has a nemesis too—a bully named Bradley. Learning the ropes at Clive Cluster Middle School he dodges the bully the best he can only to have his smart mouth get him thrown into detention. It is one bad thing after another for the boy who loves robots too much.
Of Me I Muse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An inspirational guide to lateral thinking when writing family and personal histories. Whether or not there’s a heaven or a hell, people will live on in the memories of those they’ve left behind. On that premise, and with the belief that we all have life stories, philosophies, and influences simply by “having been,” to pass on down to later generations— memoirs and family histories are for all.
Roses For Mama: Memories of Our Precious Mother
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 140,540. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Mama was born on a farm near the small town of Port, Oklahoma in 1918. She lived through two world wars, The Great Depression, Prohibition, The Jazz Age, The Dust Bowl Days, and the Roaring 20s. This book is about our family’s life experiences in the small towns of Cordell, Clinton and Oklahoma City, our heritage and our mother and the remarkable job she did raising her five children.
Storybook II
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Within the pages of this book are stories that my mother once told me; of certain incidences that she remembered. But mostly it is compiled of the memories that were a part of our lives. Doors were never locked friends and neighbors were welcomed anytime they happened to pass by. And it was an era where whenever someone visited at dinner time, an extra plate was always set out.
My Husband's Sin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00)
Following Lillian Taylor’s burial, her four loving adult children assemble for the reading of her will. For the grieving youngest sibling, Lacey, life is about to come crashing down as a deep secret is revealed. The fall-out affects every member and they struggle to regain the happy family unit they once shared. Each of the siblings must come to terms and learn to handle this huge revelation.
Catching Butterflies
Price: Free! Words: 103,130. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
(5.00)
The random memories of my Dad's life as told in his unique and N'awlins gumbo style. The Spirit of Louisiana, and the Big Easiness of New Orleans, flows through these recollections reflecting his ever present joie de vivre. For 6 years, Dad sent 2 or 3 stories every other week to each of his 8 children in the mail. Come and "catch a butterfly" with Pops as his life is captured one smile at a time.
My Grandfather's Pants
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,890. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Jack Laskin's ordinary life is about to change when his mother insists he try on his grandfather's old pants. Just when things start looking up, including his love life, his mother and her meddling friends get involved. When a woman from Jack's grandfather's past shows up and insists Jack has something she wants, he's left confused and wondering if things will ever be ordinary again.
Cuckoo Funeral, Magique, The Odd Job: Three Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
(4.50)
In "Cuckoo Funeral", a Korean-American teen knows her mother is the keeper of a secret, but she cannot pry it from her. In "Magique", a man wants his wife to partner with him in his greatest dream - to be a full-time magician - but she thinks magic is a stupid hobby. He gives her one last chance to support him. In "The Odd Job", an old man offers a vagrant woman a job scraping paint off his house.