Books tagged: old people

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Autumn's Colours
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Nick Holloway’s nursing career was spent working in care homes in South Wales. His many experiences inspired him to write Autumn’s Colours, his first novel. This light-hearted story is set in an imaginary care home, the town in which Nick trained as a nurse. The people and events in the book are based closely on real care homes and real people.
It's Called Helping...You're Welcome
Price: Free! Words: 43,460. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
It started out as a desperate cry for attention and grew into an online cathartic therapy session on the World Wide Web. IT’S CALLED HELPING…YOU’RE WELCOME is a compilation of posts from a blog (don’t stop reading) I kept for a couple of years with a sprinkling of notes and articles that I wrote on various topics related to the human experience.
The Gift of a Dream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Dot Leeds watches her friend, Brian Saber carried from his bed in the nursing home late one night, she decides to wait for his return. His story of fighting aliens in deep space seemed impossible. But maybe not. The origin story of how Dot and Captain Brian Saber meet. Science fiction with a human touch.
Love, Wine and Murder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,310. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A killer stalks the village. What or who is the conduit between satanic worship,blood sacrifice, greed and murder.
Transit.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
A proem about the tube, the subway, all the adventures you'll have, all the people you'll meet, or see, throughout several weeks of wonder, maybe years of perspective, all fit into the thimble that the universe came from. Where upon you can give them the old finger and fly off the handle.
Old Soldiers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In the room across the hall the old soldier shouts, just as he has done for years... And behind her, something in the shadows stirs. "One of our brightest cultural commentators" --Publishers Weekly
Lilláen of the Lake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Daniel Callaghan had never married nor had children. He was feeling lonelier than he ever had and knew that death was probably close at hand but in meeting a fey woman by the lake of his childhood home, Daniel discovers that life has an astonishing gift in store for him.
I Ain't Staying
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Essay » Literature
I had been there most of the morning watching the living dead file in for their doctor's appointments. An old man in bib overalls sat down in the chair facing me. "I ain't staying," he said. His wife and son, I guessed, sat each side of him. "I ain't staying," he said again, repeating it about every two minutes. "Daddy," said his son, "it's not even your appointment. It's Mama's."