Books tagged: orphanage

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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.
Natasha's Legacy
Series: The Natasha Saga, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
The future of the Venderkemp orphanage is still in question. Only one family member is interested in carrying on the family business. Does that soft spoken, introvert have the emotional strength needed to manage the orphanage? Another tragedy and a difficult decision pulls the family together, tightening the family bond.
A Christmas Wonder
Price: Free! Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
Abandoned as babies on the doorstep of a respected lady's home, twins Madison and Victoria know no other life than the life within the confines of kindly Miss Sterling's home. All this changes however, when they are invited to stay with Miss Dianne Brown in her mansion the month before Christmas. The biggest miracle is one that no one could have ever expected...
Interference
Price: Free! Words: 46,050. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015 by Vohh Books. 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.
Winter's Edge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,450. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Growing up in an asylum like Creedmore should have broken Ena's spirit. The search for the mother who abandoned her leads to the Shawangunk Mountains in New York. Hired to collate archaeological documents at the local college, she is drawn in to helping local detective Galen Hill find a serial killer, and finds instead a way to let go of the past.
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: $1.46 USD. 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.