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The Bad Parent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
It's Regina first child and she is college educated, so why is she being labeled a "Bad Parent?" When Regina finds out, she is too upset. Find out what does she do to deserve this label and what does she do when she finds out about it.
Because they are the Gift of God
Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
We are entrusted with our children, our most cherished, as they are part of our sacred mission in life. Life is full of challenges and the choice to convert these challenges into opportunities rest within our hands; it is up to us to accomplish the goals we aspire for through life.
The Rat
Series: Treading Twisted Lines with Darren, Maddi, and Kai, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 9,910. Language: Australian English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A father drives into the desert with his young son, a small family on an exciting road trip to any police officer or petrol station attendant that looks their way. But this father isn’t the pleasant soul he acts for strangers. And it’s not suitcases weighing down the back of his sedan.
Ottis Frazer - No Ordinary Donkey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Animal Welfare
(5.00)
Follow the story of Ottis Frazer, a very special donkey foal, born in County Donegal, Ireland in August 2012.
The Run (The Running Suspense Collection #1)
Price: Free! Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
The Run: (Approx. 34 pages/10,000 word short) Cora is a runner and mother of two whose husband is working out of town on business. Always a protective mother, Cora has never left her children alone. That is until a well-intentioned friend encourages her to. This is a story that will leave you questioning your parenting skills and wanting to read more great running adventures by Diane Strong.
Teenage Icebergs, What's Under Your Surface
Price: Free! Words: 50,750. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
This book educates teens, parents, teachers, and a concerned society about behavioral health. Through fascinating true stories and examples, Thomas teaches the basic framework for how humans operate with each other. The iceberg metaphor was originally used by Freud to explain how the behavior we can see from people, in this case teens, is just the tip of the iceberg. "Everyone should read this."
Alone No Longer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A broken arm was the least of eleven-year old Denise’s worries as she hid in her room as her mother partied with friends in the next room, but when police arrive to break up the party she finds herself in foster care and a succession of homes. With everyone, including her mom making big promises, Denise wonders if she’ll ever find a place where she belongs.
Pursuing Hope - A Journey From Sorrow to Triumph
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,050. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General
Follow the journey of a boy who faces an uncertain future of abuse and neglect. Abandoned at an orphanage Rick must learn to survive and ultimately finds faith, hope and healing.
The Funeral - The Beginning or the End?
Series: The Jake Winters Series, 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,200. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The 4th book in the Jake Winters Series. With Christmas over, as with all cross-country truckers, it was back on the road for Jake and Peter. Dead ahead lay June 30, 2002, the scheduled date of Peter’s new funeral. His first funeral in 1901, in the wicked mining town in Montana had been a mockery of a Christian burial. Now all wonder if the new funeral will return Peter to the grave...
Forget Me Not
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
My name is Jessie. I am eight years old. I am never touched. No pats on the head. No hand to hold when I cross the street. No hug when I am sick. One day, I broke the nose of a boy who tried to touch me. Another, my eyes leaked water when I watched a mother hold her little girl. I was here too, but nobody saw. This is my story. Are you ready?