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Boy: A Journey
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Luke’s father had the audacity to die mid-argument, leaving Luke feeling guilty for failing to meet expectations. But his life is thrown into turmoil when a stranger named Tom expresses gratitude that Jay finally shared his past with his children: Jay was a transgender man who’d been raised female. Luke’s only hope to learn the truth is in finding and gaining the trust of the terminally ill Tom.
Stiff as a Board
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,500. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
STIFF AS A BOARD Just then, dad came rushing out of his office. ‘Jane, I need some help in the embalming room. Give me a hand.’ You’re probably wondering what my dad is talking about. Why on earth would an ordinary family have an embalming room? Is my dad some kind of sicko? Or does he practice ancient rituals?  Well, you’d be wrong on both counts.  My dad runs the family funeral business...
Same Old Truths
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,020. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ever since her ex husband, Dave, left town with the woman who helped break up her marriage, Kay Manning, has worked hard to provide a sense of “new normal” for her two girls. Now, Dave is back and eager to resume his role as “Dad.” But instead of the smooth working relationship Dave proposes, Kay must navigate around the trap doors created by the gap between what Dave says and what he does.
When It's Time To Call The Funeral Director
Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The information on these pages will give you an understanding and insight into the modern funeral home. How we care for the dead, how we help the family and friends with their farewell to their loved one, and how they can be as involved as they need to be throughout the entire process.
When a Loved One Dies: Preparing a Dignified and Meaningful Goodbye
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,940. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
When a Loved One Dies, by author Katherine Mariaca-Sullivan is a how-to book for families and friends struggling to create a dignified and meaningful goodbye for their loved ones. Born out of necessity the book examines the funeral industry from one who has been embroiled in it and who wants to help others navigate through it.
Mortal Coil: A Comedy of Corpses
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,950. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Funeral-home frolic. Short-listed for the London Observer's PG Wodehouse Comic Novel Prize. The stage version is at Samuel French. "A first-rate contemporary farce, one of the hardest - if not THE hardest genre to pull off. I look forward to seeing the movie." (J. Maas, customer review) "From the moment I started to read this book I was crying with laughter." (thedeludedfool, customer review)
Coffin Humor: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Noah awoke in a casket. The casket was on display in a funeral parlor. He awoke several times more in the same casket and each time had a conversation with the funeral services practitioner. During these exchanges, he became aware that his memory was seriously impaired. He also learned that the recovery of his memory would lead to his death. Problem was: It might already be too late.
Flower Fairies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Funeral directors deal with everything at a funeral, but only a few must handle an influx of flower fairies. Or worse: the arrival of a flower fairy child, alone and unsupervised. Flower fairies are unpredictable…except when they get angry. And then they become terrifying. So, what will they do if they think one of their children faces danger?