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Modicum Consideration For Consolation
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man stops by a familiar place following a funeral.
A Child's Eye View of Ghosts and Hauntings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology, Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
People all over the world have long believed that the dead can come back to visit the living. Worldwide, people envision see-through, airy, frightening beings who return to point out killers, complete unfinished work, visit loved ones, or seek vindication. Why does everyone imagine the same thing? Maybe it is not imagination...this book examines the real-world beliefs of people worldwide.
Next of Kin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Elijah Sexton was a god of the ancient world. Now he drives a hearse in a Midwest town and avoids the world as much as he can, drinking dead memories while his mind drifts toward oblivion. When the memories he drains reveal the presence of another fallen god, Elijah is drawn back into a war between humans and monsters--that threatens a woman he doesn't dare to love.
How Could This Happen?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A seven year-old girl Rosemary is killed in a schoolyard shooting as told by her older brother.
Saturday Haircuts, Tuesday Funeral
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Daniel Tompkins remembers scenes of the weekend after his mother died when he was 13 years old.
Dad's Not Coming Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
An Australasian soldier is killed in the line of duty in Afghanistan and the effects his death has upon his children.
Looking for Bianca: a short story
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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Looking for Bianca is contemporary narrative fiction telling the story of Tara, who is struggling to come to terms with the death of her sister. Tara travels to an Italian garden her sister also visited, looking to connect with her sister's memory and hoping it will help her begin to heal.
Rainbow Nation Navigation - A practical guide to South African cultures (revised edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
With 11 official languages and an abundance of cultures, interacting with South Africans can be very complicated. Rainbow Nation Navigation offers a guide to the background, history and habits of each main South African culture: from Zulu to Afrikaner; Tswana to Xhosa; Pedi to Venda. Fun illustrations. Fascinating facts. Updated statistics. Main greetings tips. Even taxi culture!
The Last Big One
Price: Free! Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
When fourteen year old Clint Southgate takes a knife to school his luck runs out. A flight and funeral later, Clint runs too. He finds Parchman Farm - a strange remnant of a farmhouse where three misfits have a plan. Serious Sally, Mad Keith and the old jockey, Preston, have a racehorse - they're putting everything on the Last Big One. Can Clint redeem himself... with a horse?
The First Time Without You
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"The First Time Without You" is based on a one-year journal maintained after my husband's death. I chose to share my journal in the hopes of helping other going through the same grieving process.