Books tagged: fathers and sons

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Diamonds Are Forever
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A chance encounter at a ballpark brings two schoolmates together for the first time in more than 50 years. Their lives have taken drastically different paths, but their meeting on a crisp spring day will forever link their fates.
The Actor
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
If your father is an actor--and a very old one--it is hard to tell sometimes if he is telling the truth, or just playing a part. You never know.
The King's Might
Price: Free! Words: 59,970. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In the world of Averdan, nothing is quite as it seems--and a young prince, haunted by dreams of an ancient magic, will discover this at his own peril. Can First Prince Jalith, a Northerner poised to inherit a Southern throne, learn to reconcile what he's learned with what his blood tells him? For, if he can balance the North and the South inside him, he could become more than he ever dreamed.
The Fugitive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What chance did a boy have against a whole gang – and his father? Mama was dead already. Nothing for it but to run. If he could reach the night train in time … (Flash fiction)
This Son of Mine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,420. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A socially gauche detective falls in love with the widow of a murder victim. Her teenage son is angry, frustrated and single-minded, but he embraces the detective’s hobby of flying gyrocopters. His ingenuity leads him to improve their design. Then the body of his father’s killer is discovered in the Bristol Channel – possibly murdered. The boy had the motive, the means and the opportunity.
Between Two Deserts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014 by Pale Fire Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Winner of the Arizona Literary Fellowship in Fiction: Coming to Jerusalem to fulfill her grandfather’s dying wish, Eve Cavell finds herself poised on the seam of three worlds—Muslim, Christian, and Jewish. “Shames, a former Middle East correspondent, skillfully intertwines the lives of this diverse cast of characters to produce a tightly executed, emotion-filled work.” Publisher’s Weekly
Man of the House, Inc.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 139,320. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
How do broken men being raised by broken women in broken households prepare to be functional fathers? Who else but God holds black boys tightly enough in hand to salvage remnants of misguided childhoods? Too often, inner city boys look to professional sports to afford them the lifestyle that accompanies the life in a game they are not prepared to play. Black men, we are responsible for our own.
U F uh-O
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Knocked Up meets E.T. A novella by Lisa Mason based on her screenplay for a producer looking for another Men in Black or Galaxy Quest. Two very different couples go to a sperm bank and wind up with babies who are similar, but in the strangest ways. How did that happen? Josh and Nikki, Mike and Gretchen need to find out. Five-star review.
Every Mystery Unexplained
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,840. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Literary historical fantasy published in David Copperfield’s Tales of the Impossible (HarperPrism). It is 1895 and Danny Flint is a young man living in the shadow of his controlling father, a stage magician whose fortunes are fading. Danny will face the death of his mother with the help of a mysterious lady.
In the Woodlot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Redcat Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Walter has been raised by his father to defend the trees. When his father is killed, Walter finds revenge is sweet in the deep woods. Also, bonus short: Skin Flick