Books tagged: nostalgia

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Nostalgia 101
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
One thousand years in the future, humans live very long lives in domes on the frozen surface. Boredom never poses a threat, but nostalgia does. When it becomes deadly to focus on the past, teaching nostalgia solves the problem. USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith takes a peak into the final exam of the class called Nostagia 101.
When the Pilot Light Goes Out
Price: Free! Words: 69,890. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Pilot Light suffers a breakdown following a string of personal losses. His grief leads him to commit a crime that doesn’t go to plan. Whilst delirious he attempts to cover his tracks. Through a sequence of flashbacks we understand how a nice, ordinary bloke has come to be feeding hacked up body parts to the hunting dogs at London Zoo.
Words I'll Never Say
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(4.00)
15 contemporary poems about loss and heartbreak in one raw, evocative collection. Words I'll Never Say is Australian writer Lee-Ann Khoh's first poetry chapbook.
Billy Potts's Donkey and other stories
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Seven short stories about a small boy called Billy Potts. He's six years old and lives with his family in a small village somewhere in south-east England just after World War Two. He's very bright and normally very good, but he takes thing too literally sometimes and goes off at an unexpected tangent, with unpredictable results. Wiil amuse adults, and is suitable for reading to their children.
Moms are from Mars: a savory blend of memories, opinions, advice and ridiculousness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
From non-Pulitzer Prize winning author/blogger, Janene Murphy, come true life tales highlighting her struggle to figure life out. Laugh along as she chronicles her stumbles through dating, money, high school, travel, fashion, and motherhood. Be warned, though. She has learned from her mistakes. You'll find plenty of opinions and advice, as well.
The Pancake That Saved Silicon Valley and other NaPoWriMo Poems 2013
Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
This collection of poems was written for 2013's National Poetry Writing Month, which concluded on April 30th. It includes verses about pancakes and Silicon Valley, ninja hats, roses, love, music, British and California rain, and more than a few nods to writing novels.
Watch For The Talleyman
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 129,100. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00)
Dolly Tomkins lives in the mean streets of 1920s Salford where the only one making a decent living is the talleyman, who has a moneybag where his heart should be. Dolly’s mam is in hock up to her ears, but when Nifty Jack offers to wipe the slate clean in return for Dolly’s favours, she takes him on at his own game. And in the process is in danger of losing the love of her life.
The Miller Masks: A Novel in Stories
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,960. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jesse Miller is a freelance writer, a bicoastal academic, a husband, an ex-husband, a father, a son, a lover, a teller of tales, a college kid, a college teacher, a tennis player, a man on the make, a man on the come, a man on the job, a man on the ropes, and on the mend. Jesse can't wear all those masks at once: the interconnected stories that make this a novel span five decades of his life.
The House of Trees
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Set within the wild and visionary landscapes of the Isle of Skye, this extended poem explores the nature of our relationship to place - particularly our desire for freedom, independence and a sense of belonging. It weaves together elements of the mythic past with the present, the power of imagination with the power of belief, yearning with bitterness, and sorrow with joy.
Frozen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,190. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When his childhood friend Verity is found at the foot of Beachy Head, Harry can't accept that the happy go lucky girl he grew up with would try to kill herself. Haunted by memories of their childhood, and by the knowledge that what they shared is lost, Harry tries to uncover what went so horribly wrong in her life... and discovers secrets that should have lain undisturbed for ever.