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Climbing Family Trees, Whispers in the Leaves
By Trina Boice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
“Climbing Family Trees” is a fun book written by twin sisters that includes helpful “how-to” tips to research your own family history. There are also over 100 true and amazing stories that will inspire you to discover your roots, honor your heritage and celebrate your family! Check out http://rootstelevision.typepad.com/climbing_family_trees
Autumn Glory
By David Griffiths
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2010. Category: Fiction
An old man reminisces about the past, his place in the world and what the future will hold for him. Set in the autumn of the year, he thinks back to his childhood and how his life has changed since then. A delightful and poignant reminder of past days interleaved with the view from his window.
From Kansas Farm Boy to Moderator A Short History of the Life of Rev. William Francis Keesecker
By Mary Jane Baird
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010 by Murder Creek Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
A grandmother records some details of her late husband's life for the benefit of his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Real Dolls
By Janice Daugharty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
If you miss your grown children and think you'd like another chance to get it right, read this personal essay. Maybe you would like child-raising to be a little easier this go round--read "Real Dolls." Maybe you have a grandchild (or grandchildren) who you don't get to see that often--well, here's the solution for you. Of course it's gonna cost you, but not for this essay, which is free!
Ella and Boss: My Agrarian Grandparents of Van Buren County, Iowa
By MaryAnna Bentley
Price: Free! Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This short nonfiction piece reveals the character of rural Iowa through the eccentricities of loving grandparents. It is a story of agrarian grandparents told by one of their thirteen grandchildren. Though anecdotal in nature, this work somehow reveals a good synopsis of what growing up in Van Buren County, Iowa during the 1980s was really like.
Gerry Tales: How I Lived Happily Ever After, Despite Stabbing Myself in the Back, Scalding My Cojones, and Really Pissing Off My Wife During Childbirth
By Gerry Boylan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
In this collection of personal essays, Gerry Boylan recounts a lifetime of adventures and misadventures. His stories are sweet, loopy, and hilarious, ranging from hitchhiking experiences gone awry to the birth of his first child. Whether he's fleeing in terror from a marauding bat or causing a thousand-bicycle pileup in Beijing, he'll have you laughing at his unique mixture of lunacy and heart.
Grammy is a Rock Star
By Sandra Asper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction
Grammy's are different now! This is the 3rd in a series of books about grandmothers that do new and exciting things. This GRAMMY BOOK is illustrated by two of the author's granddaughters.
To Love a Grandmother
By Catherine A./C.A. MacKenzie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction
All women will enjoy this book - especially mothers and grandmothers - and anyone who has a grandmother or wants to be a grandmother. The 100 poems in this book are about mothering and grandmothers, about babies and children. Some of the poems are long, some short; some are happy, some sad; some are rhyming, some free-verse. Anyone who treasures a grandmother will appreciate this book.
Lessons Learned on the Farm
By Phyllis Porter Dolislager
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
The family farm provides the backdrop for hard work, innovation and overcoming tragedy. Filled with nostalgia from the 50’s and 60’s, this family memoir includes over 70 photos. Enjoy a step back in time when life was simpler and family was celebrated. School, church, and family provide the training ground for developing discipline, integrity, and work ethic.
Reflections on Life and Death
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction
Sarah’s mother says she’ll die in the extended care facility. Sarah’s mother believes that the care facilities have the right to kill patients. Sarah’s heard that since she was a child in the 20th century. Sarah, a single mother with her own children to care for, can’t afford to care for her mother too. But what if her mother is right? And if she is, how will Sarah ever know?