Books tagged: family struggles

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Disconnected
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
"Disconnected" is a story of a newly homeless family lost in an unfamiliar city and the struggle of Millie to keep her children safe after she and the children get separated from her husband.
Evergreen A Christmas Tale
Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00)
A dying grandfather tells the story of the first Christmas tree to a family wrenched by strife.
A Daughter's Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2010 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young woman attempts to take care of her father who struggles with inner demons from his time at war. Can a daughter's love overcome the ferocity of a battle being waged in the mind? A tale from the Nibs literary short story line.
Pallbearer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
From "Matters Familiar." Two boys, one mother; two lives, separated from birth.
We Don't Know Where You've Been, Mr. Jones
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an effort to help an aging population retain their independence as long as possible, an entire village has been set up with sensors and bumpers, high-tech devices to track and protect those who wander. But there are some things you just can't catch and choices you have to make.
Southern Fried Women
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010 by Satya House Publications. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Cable has woven together the music, language, religions, and traditions of the South in a collection of stories about Southern women, and a few men, struggling to find answers to unanswerable questions, hoping for forgiveness, seeking righteousness, and questioning the existence of God. These are stories about women brave enough to start over again and again. They never give up, they just go home.
Tamales for Sale: The Untold Story of an Immigrant Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The short biography of the struggles a real, undocumented family faced in the United States and the unlikely road they travelled to success.
Life Everlasting
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00)
The trip west wasn't what Josh had expected. He hadn't counted on walking all the way to Oregon. But the hardships didn't end with sore feet. When an unseen enemy attacked the wagon train, his loss inspired future generations.
Simple Man
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Learning to live without a father, from generation to generation.
Randi's Steps
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,080. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
If only her life were a story on paper, she could tear it into a million pieces and start over. Ten-year-old Francie McLean’s life hasn’t been the same since her best friend started battling cancer. Francie wants to be loyal and caring to Randi, but when put to the test, she fails. Will their friendship survive the disease that changes everything?