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Old Snapshots Volume 1--Quirky Short Stories from Out of the Past
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Studio Z-7 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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They say every picture tells a story. Well these thirteen stories develop pictures. Old snapshots from a time that really isn't all that long ago, but now seems far, far away. Faded photographs from yesteryear come to life in the articulate writing style of author Jeff R. Lonto.
The Unfortunate Case of Agatha Bitters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Miss Agatha Demon Bitters is an octogenarian who has led a long, fruitful and active life. She isn't about to let not having a driver's license or a minor lack of funds or memory slow her down. She knows what she's about, most of the time.
Comin' Up Cracker - The Adventures Of A Southern Preacher's Kid
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,010. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
A whimsical look at growing up in rural Florida as part of an ever-growing family of preacher’s kids. The author relates events as seen from the eyes of a little girl in the post-war ‘40’s to the ‘60’s. This book takes the reader on a leisurely journey along the unpaved byways of quaint country towns where residents still proudly claim to be “Florida Crackers”.
Dedicated to my Youth
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Dedicated to my Youth is a collection of poems by a 20-year-old. It includes both expressive and narrative poems that lead you to a journey about dreams, disillusionment, loneliness, nostalgia, romance and confession.
True Stories Of The 50's Part Five
Series: True Stories Of The 50's. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The rhythm of a south-east Omaha neighborhood is captured in these humorous vignettes of the 1950's.
Starting to Frame–a memoir
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,630. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Growing up in post WW II Sheffield, England, Roger Gordon's once close-knit family begins to fragment. He is forced to confront stigmas of the day: divorce, marital infidelity, and mental illness. Cast against news events of the day, using humor, this book is about the futility of family feuding, the need to be loved, the power of forgiveness, and the imperative to address mental illness
The Final Chapter - A Short Story Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of five modern day short stories about various life relationships
Furnace Murder: True Story of the Horrific Murder of Mrs. Cody
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Furnace Murder is the true story of a horrific murder that catapulted Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, into the national spotlight in 1948. Told through the eyes of fourteen-year-old Harvey Rowe, son of the local sheriff, it treats readers to an insider’s view of small-town life, and crime. Probes the tragic life of the victim during the decades leading up to her brutal demise. For readers of all ages.
Clara: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Coming of age
Catholic school kid Clara Cooper wants to go home. She has some unfinished business to attend to, and really needs God to give her attempt at truancy a bit of heavenly aid. When she fails to convince the nurses, the principal, and her mama that she is sick enough to leave school, she decides to take matters into her own hands.
Senior Scribbles Unearthed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
They started out as series of “tall tales” shared with a co-worker. These vignettes proved so engaging, enjoyable and insightful that their author was encouraged to find a place to publish them. Soon afterward a newspaper in the mountains of North Carolina began to beguile its readers with the Senior Scribbles of Chuck Thurston.