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Fried Chicken, Jesus and Chocolate
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,860. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fried Chicken, Jesus and Chocolate is as much about storytelling as it is about style, and the ending is as magical and fantastical as some of the moments in Ishmael's life.
Breaking Free
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,010. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In order to get off the streets of Boston in 1844, four-year-old Lisa Bellamont’s mother, Charlotte, accepts a job at the Hillside Orphanage for Boys on the condition that her child is a boy. For the next eleven years, they live the lie until Lisa’s pretense becomes so much a part of her that she is overwhelmed when she is thrust out into the world after her mother dies.
Interference
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,050. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015 by Vohh. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What if you could walk without stopping? Forever. Infinitely. Eternally. Felix Estabon enters a new world where the impossible comes to life before his eyes. Though futuristic and beautiful in nature, it is troubled and in despair. Nothing makes sense to him. He must interfere to help bring it back to its former order and save it from chaos before time runs out.
Fairy Dust
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A boy struggles to escape an orphanage where fantastic, surreal and evil things happen. Based loosely on mind control experiments conducted in Canada in the 1950's, disguised as foreign medical aid.
Michelle: Someday She'll Find Home
Price: Free! Words: 48,010. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Her earliest memory was the rough feeling of the thin, tattered piece of material she had been wrapped in before being abandoned on the floor of a phone box on a deserted, dark street. The small child’s discovery by an off-duty nurse named Judy begins the heart-warming story of a girl orphaned at the age of two, and her journey through life as she searches for who she is and where she belongs.
Wayward Paths and Golden Handcuffs
Price: Free! Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Inspirational
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A college football player finds himself embroiled in a battle against fate and his own shortcomings as he strives to convince his doubting mom of the truths behind Christianity. Will he be successful?
Fatherless
Price: $21.85 USD. Words: 93,940. Language: British English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The infant Phil lives with his poverty stricken mother Annie in a 1950s Yorkshire mill town. But Annie's mental state frequently breaks apart as she is burned by loss and desertion. Sent to a distant orphanage Phil struggles for identity and belonging. With love and humour Phil Barber tells the fascinating story from the dark earth of his tangled roots into a troubled adolescence.
Emmaline Gremlin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,300. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Will Mickey and Warren be able to retrieve the deed to the orphanage from Emmaline Gremlin and save the day? Warren has a plan, but will it work?
The Adventures of Jules & Oliver “The Treasure of England’s Past”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,240. Language: American English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Jules and Oliver are spirited eleven-year-old boys living in the London Orphanage in the late 1800s. The boys are well-mannered and hardworking. They are also intelligent, courageous, and adventurous. When they discover a treasure map, the boys begin a dangerous journey to find the stolen treasure of an infamous pirate.
Orphans and Inmates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
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Orphans and Inmates is the first novel in a series about the Sloane sisters and their experiences at the Erie County Almshouse and the Orphan Asylum In Buffalo, New York. The story explores the largely ignored origins of the social welfare system in the United States through the experiences of those who were most profoundly affected by poverty, namely women and children.