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Grandpa Frank (1894-1978)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
Grandpa Frank was my role model. He wanted me to take over the farm to continue his empire. After I learned to dislike him, I didn't want anything to do with farming. This caused conflict between us. He told me stories of his life that are funny looking back at them from a distance. I didn't go through his pain. I had enough of my own. I have learned to love my Grandpa Frank.
Seen Through My Grandfather's Eyes A Ghost Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
He found it futile to fall in love with the ghost of his deceased Grandfather's ghost. It's a ghost story, yes, but also a tender love story.
Clams All Year
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60. Language: Spanish. Published: March 31, 2016 by Babl Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Other, Non-Religious, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
During a wonderful summer vacation at the shore with a large extended family, all the brothers, sisters, and cousins enjoy morning clam-digging expeditions with Grandpa, especially after the day of the big storm.
The Mystery of Seahope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016 by Jack Scoltock. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When Daisy awakes on the morning of her thirteenth birthday, little does she think that her grandfather needs her. Having lived at the orphanage all her young life it comes as a shock. She hadn't known she has a grandfather. There are other shocks ahead of Daisy- surprises and the horror of the thing that dwells within Seahope.
Randolph, Splendiferous Toy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,070. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016 by Jack Scoltock. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
All over the western world, children want the most Fabulous, Splendiferous toy ever. The toy, a life-like little man, is being offered as a prize by eccentric millionaire, Carractiticus. The price of the ticket- 20pence. All proceeds going to help children in third world countries. Sophie, who has lost her father, sends off her ticket in the hope she will win it. What happens if she does?
Alien on the run
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,040. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016 by Jack Scoltock. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
An alien flees from its prison on a slave ship. He lands on earth and changing to become a dog, he quickly makes friends with Tommy, a red-haired boy who is being bullied at School. Meanwhile, six alien bounty hunters are sent to bring back the escaped alien, dead or alive.
Justine's Secret Challenge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,340. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Nobody believes in fairies- but what do you do when they appear? Justine got the shock of her life when she spent the night with her friends in a tent at the bottom of their garden... A marvellous fantasy, full of quirky characters led by the courageous and mischievous heroine, Justine.
Katu
Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Coming of age
In the shadow of British and Hessian forces, life goes on for young patriot Joshua and his Native American grandfather, Katu, whose only concern seems to be his tattered old fishing net. Raised to abide his elders, Joshua reluctantly aides the mysterious curmudgeon with his repairs and in so doing gets to know the man he only thought he knew. A man full of surprises.
The Passion of Jazz and Other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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This collection of short stories by Nicholas Bridgman delves into finding beauty and love in unexpected places, including when young classical musicians develop a passion for jazz and for each other, vacations to the Grand Canyon and Ireland go horribly wrong, a grandfather sends his grandson a gift from beyond the grave, and a man with schizophrenia finds himself incarcerated.
Legacy of Lies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
The deed to an Upper Peninsula ghost town, a charred pocket watch, and an insane asylum lead Iris Edwards, an investigative journalist on a quest for the truth about her rich and infamous family, and Dr. Joseph Falcon, a native American physician searching for his mother’s murderer, to a truth that will rewrite history—and redefine the meaning of, “Truth, Love and Sacrifice”.