Books tagged: orphans

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The grey foster
Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
ORGANS or ORPHANS
The Sand Ponies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,480. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
Running away from their drunken and abusive uncle, Karen and Tom go north toward their old home by the sea—the ranch that had been sold, their beloved horses sold, when their parents were killed in an accident. It’s a long journey before they reach the coast and discover the place where wild ponies roam, and where they tangle with a gang of thieves but find shelter with a group of new friends.
Cory And Suzy
Series: The Angels Of The Lord Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018 and represented by The World Mall Books. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This is the story of a girl who lives at an orphanage and the two sisters who she befriends. They are unusual to say the least and you'll just have to pull your own conclusions based on the cast of characters because I'm not going to spoil it for you.
The Courage to Look Back: Keep On Keeping On
Series: Caroline Whitehead collection. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,160. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2017 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
The Courage to Look Back is the sequel to The Boys of St. Mary's (published in 2015). Many stories in this book flow from decisions by the Catholic System and the British Government in 1952/53 to migrate young children from Orphanages and Homes to provide child labour and increase the population of Commonwealth countries. The KOKO old boys network was started in 1988 by Delvin John Flynn.
Elephant Dreams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
New York City street urchin Fiona Finn escapes the squalor of the basement of a condemned tenement and travels west on an Orphan Train, but Fiona’s alcoholic father, enraged because she won’t support him by selling herself on the street, follows. In Houston, Fiona flees the train and survives a terrifying incident with a circus elephant, which leads to an unexpected future.
Train of Thought: A Short Story Collection
Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
An orphan in a train yard, a newspaperman who tangles with Bonnie and Clyde, a poor college student inducted into a secret society of powerful women, and a fun refresh of a classic children's tale. These bite-sized stories are perfect to read over your lunch hour, or while waiting in line.
Old Fool's Gold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,070. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Two old river boat sailors, two old CIA Spooks, a lost daughter, corrupt cops, and a villain from the past, bent on total revenge. Add an old orphanage full of mixed-race abandoned children, a half-ton of twice-stolen gold from the American War in Vietnam, shake well over red hot rice and serve in present day Vietnam; with a garnish of cross-border mayhem as it spills into Laos and back.
Little Blessings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Dr. Calvin Neal lives next to an old woman named Gran, and two doors down from EMT Jordyn Kelley. This tiny street is about to hear the pitter-patter of little feet, thanks to Cal being willed Gran's two great-grandchildren. According to the mother's will, Cal has to marry in less than a month. He just hopes he can convince Jordyn that she's been chosen for the job.
Love For His Mail Order Bride: Four Historical Romance Novellas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,280. Language: American English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Susan Hart. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Western
The Smallest of the Orphans - A destitute woman in New York gives birth to a tiny baby and the orphanage there is unsure of the newborn’s survival PLUS Rejected By The Duke, But Taken In By The Kind Rancher PLUS Sally The Orphan Meets Her Parents PLUS Across Rough Seas To Her California Cowboy. See complete synopses.
Heaven's Orphans
Price: Free! Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Heaven’s Orphans is a tale of the unborn. It is a tale of those miscarried, aborted, and stillborn, and it explores possibilities related to the fate of those who never make it to the earth. Little is known or discussed in religion or otherwise about what happens to these children, and Heaven’s Orphans provides a glimpse into their world, into an important piece of the grand tapestry of humanity.