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What Saved Grace?
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Inspirational
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When a struggling young family moves into an urban neighborhood and seeks help, they find themselves trying to navigate the conflicting compassionate responses of well-meaning people. As the do-gooding neighbors of Theo and Grace try to sort out how best to help, a sudden health crisis in the family further reveals mercy’s complexities. Amid crosscurrents of care, something wonderful happens.
Missy and the Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 by Thunder Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Five-year-old Missy really wants to see her neighbor's new kittens. He's not a very nice man, but she's sure she can sneak into his garage where the kittens live and he'll never even know she was there. Only some men will go to any length to hide their secrets, especially from a little girl whose parents don't know where she went.
The Dead Will Rise First
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
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The Christian rapture occurs and the now soulless bodies of Christians are left to terrorize all those left behind. TJ flees across Texas with his best friend, Ryan, hoping for happiness, struggling just to survive. As they trek toward the coast, TJ and Ryan find comfort and love with one another but labor to stay alive and stay together in a world that God has started to pay attention to.
Where Has My Mother Gone? — She's Gone to a Crack House and Left Her Three Kids Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Drugs, Alcohol, Substance Abuse, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Mary is a child "marked by cocaine" who takes a hard look at her life and decides that she has to take charge to make sure that drugs don't tear her family apart. She works to get other children at her school and the people of her community to join her in her "March Against Drugs. She also helps others who are dealing with drugs in their lives by creating a safe environment for discussions.
Clean
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Carol Winters cannot function when in a dirty world. When new neighbors move in next door, she has no choice but to clean up their mess. Her method of choice? Murder.
My Dog Can Dig to China
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
“Young lady, no dog has ever dug to China,” Hallie Jo is told over and over again. But she knows something special about her beagle Henry. “My dog CAN dig to CHINA,” she insists, but the townsfolk don’t believe her. Not the fireman, not the baker, not the postman . . . not even Mrs. Beale! So Hallie Jo sets out on a mission to show everyone that she’s telling the truth.
Dragon Skin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A locket containing a slice of scaly skin, a garden full of unruly 'bees', and her stubborn, elderly mother distract Jenn from the sense her life is falling apart, but how far will Jenn go to become whole again?
Canada and America are Good Friends
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Canada / General, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / United States / General
(4.00)
Philippe and Amelia learn that Canada and America are good friends and help each other.
Taking a Chance / A Racer’s Widow Story
Series: A Racer's Widow, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,920. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Chance Sinclair works as a race engineer. His work is fast and exciting. Camryn Green is a single parent who works hard and doesn't have time for watching a car race. Chance invites Cam to see his world of racing. She invites him to her workplace. Who will win the battle of the better job? It might not matter in the end when they realize they have each other’s heart.
Vanishing Village: The Struggle for Community in the New West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural, Essay » Sociology
Just a few miles beyond the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip and the surrounding suburbs, a quiet village vigorously resists the insistent pull of the metropolis. The villagers believe the modern way, the urban way is not necessarily the best way. They want to make their own rules and set their own standards, insisting that one size does not fit all.