Books tagged: marbles

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Marbleman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: American English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen, Fiction
Gage and his closest friends have adapted a way to help fight crime in Lockhorn City. With their identities unknown, they patrol the streets at night fighting crime with only steel balls and sling shots. But, who knew that their weapon of choice would turn out to be what turns the city around. Fighting crime is not easy, nor safe, but the six act as one and get more than enough done.
Wash on Monday: Eight stories of the People Behind the Antiques
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Eight forgotten tales of different antique items – they’re all here. A primitive, handcrafted spinning wheel, indigo rag balls, a hand stitched tablecloth, marbles, etched purple candy dishes, a vintage Patsy doll, white enamelware plates and a hand pieced and stitched quilt. A few known facts mixed with a large dollop of imagination pay tribute to the past owners of these pieces.
101 Marbles
Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Money
What happens when a boy takes his new red bag of 101 marbles to school?
Marblefish
Series: Novels of the Chain. Price: Free! Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Three bullies steal the wonderful, swirling marbles offered that year during the summer, county fair from the brothers Brad and Brett. Brad fears that such cruelty might crush his younger brother Brett's heart. Brett has not yet learned the injustices crowding the real world. Yet a game comprised of tossed marbles reminds Brad that fairness, and miracles, have not yet faded from the world.
A Stones Throw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
The Upper Cumberland Region of Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky are home to some of the world's finest marble shooters. Local games, played since childhood, still fill the yards and fields of this area in the foothills of the Smokey Mountains.
Desperate Measures
Price: Free! Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Set in the late 1960s Desperate Measures is a humorous story that follows twelve-year old Owen Finnegan as he tries to cope with one of the biggest events that has ever taken place at his school in the small rural town of Barclay.
Fawn and Snail
Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A children's story about an ingenious fawn told by Mirsad Becirbasic. The illustrations by Bozidarka Scerbe-Haupt
Revolución en el recreo * Recess Revolution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: Spanish. Published: April 14, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Changing schools is not so pleasant for Eric when he meets up with Hank ‘the Tank’ Granger. Find out how Eric and his friends solve their problem. Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English, with Ideas to Think About. Approved by Panama's Ministry of Education.
A Game of Marbles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A look at the creation of the Asteroid Belt, and it all begins with a simple game of marbles.
Jason and the Friendly Ghost
Series: The Adventures of Jason Foster, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Tommy is a boy who died at the beginning of world war two, and has returned to look for his parents. Wayne, Jason’s best friend, takes some convincing that Tommy is a ghost, as he seems so normal. But the appearances and disappearances soon convince Wayne. The problem is: how can they tell Tommy that he is dead?