Books tagged: midwestern childhood

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New Shoes for Elizabeth - Coloring Book
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Historical » USA
Inspired by true events, this tween age chapter book is a fictional account of a Depression era Christmas on a share croppers farm in the Midwest. The thirteen year old heroine, Elizabeth, and her five brothers were enjoying all the fun of life on the farm when their father lost part of his hand in a farming accident. In spite of this tragedy, Elizabeth made this their best Christmas ever.
Cocaine Wasteland A Porn Star Is D.O.A.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Shauna Grant made 30 porn films, earning approximately $100,000. She was a nude model and adult film star from the age of 18 until her untimely death two years later. At 20 she committed suicide with a .22 long rifle. My text looks at her last days and some of the people she associated with in the adult industry. I have also done extensive research to profile her maternal and paternal ancestry.
I Wish I Lived There Again
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a collection of personal essays about a Midwestern childhood in the mid-twentieth century. They detail the pastimes of children and adults back when life was simpler. The author is one of four daughters and writes about putting on a circus with her sisters, the birth of her baby sister, her father's near fatal car accident, homemade bread, movies, bigamists, pickle vats, and even hair.