Books tagged: orphanage

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A Place for Lily Kate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,340. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Red Letter Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A young girl, orphaned by the death of her grandmother, is uprooted from her Charleston, S.C., home and relocated in a new town.
Pursuing Hope - A Journey From Sorrow to Triumph
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,060. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General
Follow the journey of a boy who faces an uncertain future of abuse and neglect. Abandoned at an orphanage Rick must learn to survive and ultimately finds faith, hope and healing.
Murder At Any Age
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What is it like to come of age in a convent orphanage where the nuns’ primary concerns were did you say your prayers, did you brush your teeth and were you quiet most of the time? When Robert Steeter shows up missing, the nuns as well as his sister Maureen assumed he has run away and little more thought is given to him. This book has a quick moving plot with lively and emotional scenes.
The Doll
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 2, Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Sarah Beth always dreamed of having a doll of her own but she knew it was just a dream that would never come true. That was about to change from a caring old lady. This doll wasn't no ordinary doll, the only thing on this doll"s mind was death.The Orphanage Sarah Beth lived in all her life was about to be turned upside down into a Hell House full of dead orphans.
Some Happy Day
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,380. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Christian » Historical
John Nobel had his hands full when he found a little toddler wandering in the tall grass of the Great Plains. Who was this child? Where were her parents? How would he evade the law long enough to see that she was safe? Would he ever have a home of his own or was he to remain a fugitive?
Desiccant 007: Get in the Van
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
"A blue van will be in front of your house in three minutes," the voice on the phone said. Carter's home is abandoned, his parents and friends missing. This mysterious voice could be the only lead he has. He prepares to step into the clutches of the Mormons, but the person on the phone isn't a Mormon at all. (10 pages)
Desiccant Collection 2: Episodes 6,7,8,9,10 and 11
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,170. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Carter's friends and parents are nowhere to be found, and he can only suspect that the Mormons are behind it. He's hiding in an orphanage, trying to get leads. He's trying his best to be a superhero. (65 pages)
My Sanctuary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A lonely girl who dreams of an impossible future. A sullen boy with a troubled past. Together, with a stained glass angel, they form a bond that shelters them from the cruel indifference of life in a church-run orphanage in the 1950s. When a “secret game” leads to the unthinkable, a choice must be made that no mother, real or imagined should ever have to face.
The Billionaire of Aspen Estates (The Concord Series #1)
Series: The Concord, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012 by Porterlance Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Jonas is a pre-teen boy living happily in an orphanage when his long-lost Uncle comes for him. He is transferred to a world of wealth and riches and finally gets to learn all about his mother. But, all is not as it seems. Soon he is running for his life and must find a way to stop those that wish him dead.
The Simple Man Chronicles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A collection of work over a five year span of self reflection. Heartfelt writing that expresses an entire lifetime of tragedy and discovery, put into poems,songs and true life short stories. Share joy, sorrow, politics, faith and philosophy. The contents and work contained within this book is all that of one man. Every word summoned by my soul and poured into print.