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Death and Life and Death
Series: The Life and Times of Bindigo and Abbie Joules, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Abbie Joules and her older brother, Bendigo, have to face the reality of mortality as their favorite aunt--Sherry--succumbs to a deadly disease. Fighting despair, Bendigo volunteers at the hospital, trying to drown his sorrow in good deeds for the less fortunate, a tribute to his beloved aunt. But in an act of devilish irony, he encounters evil incarnate.
One of Those Days of My Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Here is a very short story spanning a single day in the larger context of the story of my life. It is a day I would like my children and nephews to know about because life was not always smooth for us. There were many emotionally dangerous transitions along the way and everyone will have their own share of transitions to learn from.
Me, The Biological
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Three step brothers rampage their way through childhood – playing in the streets, making forts. From the intense family unity that surrounds a child to the resilience and strength of brotherhood to the profound isolation a young man endures as he begins to see himself in the world, this novel reinvents the coming-of-age story in a way that is sucker-punch powerful.
The Piper's Price
Series: The Neverland Wars, Book 2. Pre-release—available February 21, 2017. Price: $4.99 USD. Language: English. Published by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Peter is plotting his retaliation against the latest bombing. Neverland needs an army, and Peter Pan is certain children will join him once they know what is at stake. The lost boys and girls are planning an invasion in suburbia to recruit, but in order to deliver their message, they will need the help of an old and dangerous associate—the infamous Pied Piper.
The River of Cattle
Pre-release—available November 1, 2016. Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: English. Published by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
Will Whitaker's eleventh summer is one thrill after another. A cattle drive with a famous Texas Ranger, a Comanche trying to steal his horse, a buffalo stampede, thirst-maddened cattle crossing eighty miles of alkali desert to a dangerous ford on the Pecos River—it's almost more than Will can endure. He works as a drover, riding his best friend Buck, a big buckskin stallion. Danger is everywhere.
His Grandfather's Ring
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sil lost his grandfather and a bit of himself. The directionless 40 something is cleaning his grandfather's home when he stumbles upon something wildly out of character for his grandfather; a ring. The ring is mesmerizing and Sil finds out that is so much more than a simple piece of jewelry.
The Journey of Youth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
The Journey Of Youth is a young girl's account of the "growing-up" experiences many young people may experience on the "path to maturity." The author's incisive language and poignant examples present an opportunity for broader understanding of such problems.
Crumbling of the Soul
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,980. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The patio rippled under Ysan's feet. Two generations of drought had transformed the Library of Truth into a ruin. Just like Ysan's life. One slim thread of hope remained for the world. If Ysan and his friends could muster the courage to sacrifice themselves, time would unwind and a new path could be found. One which prevented the Soul of the World from crumbling to dust, taking all life with it.
Herman the Male Cow
Price: Free! Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
If you loved "Ole Yeller" and "Where the Red Fern Grows," you will love this! These are true award winning stories pertaining to Herman, the Male Cow, and his relationship with young Franklin Bryant, the author's uncle. Each story is a heart warming tale of young Frank and Herman, and the relationship and love that developed during the formative years of Frank's life. Inspirational.... Touching.
Girls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
“GIRLS” explores the complexities of being a girl in the 1950's