Books tagged: family tragedy

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After The Fire: A true story of incredible hope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
If no parent should ever have to bury a child, how does anyone bury seven? This is the question that would haunt a community’s heart. But it was one only the grieving parents could answer. What happened next was simply amazing. The family, hit so cruelly by fate’s fiercest blow, wouldn’t simply endure, but bloom anew. Theirs is a truly inspiring story of incredible hope.
Losing Aaron: A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,900. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017 by Hamilton Stone. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In Losing Aaron, Ingrid Blaufarb Hughes has written a compelling tale of a mother's struggle with her son's mental illness and suicide. She makes us understand how, when one person in a family suffers from the cruelty of schizophrenia, it informs and defines the lives of all those who love that person
Death in the Black Patch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Artemesia Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
In 1906 Kentucky, Wes Wilson’s tobacco crop is his life’s blood. Wes is determined that nothing—not the devious tobacco buyer; the ever-present Night Riders; or the cousin hiding a deadly secret—will stand in his way. The secrets and lies smother Wes the longer he takes to decide what to do with his crop. The conflict erupts and soon rages out of control with a result both surprising and tragic.
Scorch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,290. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016 by Tule Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Jacqui Edwards is back in Glacier Creek to wrap up loose ends after the death of her husband, Russ, captain of a group of daring, talented smokejumpers. After growing up in foster care, Vin Kingston finally found a family when he joined the smokejumpers. Vin is consumed with guilt and determined to watch over Russ’ widow.
And the Heavens Wept
Series: The Swann Saga, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,230. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The Altinoma Valley has been the catalyst of the Swann family’s destruction for nearly twenty years. As new terrors face the family’s surviving members, someone must journey back to the place where the legacy of deceit and horror began—where the haunted dead have a way of seeking retribution from their graves and those that want more blood wait to strike.
Tears for the Departed
Series: The Swann Saga, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Renee Swann’s innocence was shattered in the Altinoma Valley, but she and her family survived. She believes she’s endured the most horrific circumstances imaginable, but she’s wrong. Now, nine years later, with a busy life and a good job in New York, Renee feels a growing uneasiness as the horrors of her past give way to a chilling new nightmare...and there’s nowhere to hide.
A Christmas Miracle for Daisy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,190. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by Tule Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Media Mogul, Cormac Sheenan, had no desire to become a family man, but when his goddaughter, Daisy, is orphaned, he adopts her. Now four, Daisy strikes up an unlikely friendship with Marietta’s seasonal Santa Claus, and believes he’s the real thing promising Daisy a mommy for Christmas. Cormac isn't ready to settle down and definitely not getting back together with his old flame Whitney Adler...
Life Is Good, For Some
Price: Free! Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
The quality of a family’s social interactions with friends can be positively or negatively affected by a tragedy. What seems to determine the negative or positive course of the change is whether the social relationship was established before or after the misfortune occurred.
The Great Thirst Part Three: Pursued
Series: The Great Thirst. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Action & Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Keith and Talia's Guardian contacts unlock secrets of the holographic map. No one imagined the cost of following the clues. The Ax of Britomartis has an unexpected power but they can't use it. Accusations, heartache, strife, and romance can halt the quest. When the black van changes from pursuer to prison, Keith needs help not even Talia can give. Will Jenny Kaine destroy the Word?
It Happened to Us
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,780. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mathieu and Lori-Anne Delacroix wanted a big family and after years of trying finally had a baby girl named Nadia. Then one winter afternoon while driving Nadia to dance class, Lori-Anne is involved in a car crash that shatters their lives. It Happened to Us explores the complex yet fragile bond within a marriage and how a devastating event can push the strongest of love to the breaking point.