Books tagged: poignant

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The Chicken Whisperer
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story regarding one special boy and his affinity with nature.
Pocketful of Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
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A small handpicked collection of poetry and prose that shall prove both poignant and sensory. Writings which become as personal to each reader as they are for the author. A voice that calls out from the primordial forest echoing back to our own true selves.
Painted Ponies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by Each Voice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the course of life, it is often not the big events that define us, but the quite small moments that end up shaping who we are. A boy is changed by a simple tradition that bound his widowed mother and the father no longer with them. A father comes close to losing his son and rethinks his own life. A prisoner finds hope in the face of hopelessness. Minor chords in the songs of life. 9473 words.
The State of the Union Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 100. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Anthologies
A Collection of 16 short, dark, poignant, satirical political comic strips that analyze hypocrisy and hope in modern American life.
Parting is such sweet sorrow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This funny, poignant slice of life from rural Ireland will make you smile.
Doctor Cotton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A very special boy with the power to heal is born at San Francisco's Lands End one night during a meteor shower. Four years later he changes forever the lives of three women. DOCTOR COTTON is a timeless fable, where the supernatural coexists with the seemingly ordinary, weaving a miraculous tale of redemption, salvation and ultimately what it means to be loved.
Word SHOTS
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Arthur Weil has written a wonderful collection of short aphorisms and sayings. They are easy-to-read comments and idioms on life that cheer a person up and that anybody can relate to. Arthur has a wonderful gift for seeing through ordinary life into the soul. His verses and sayings are amusing, clever and poignant, and make one smile and reflect on the most important aspects of everyday life.
Through The Storm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,820. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A vicious attack out at sea sweeps a well-known entertainer to a far-off shore after a storm. A village girl and her family save him. But a cruel twist of fate kills the girl's parents and throws the young couple together, forcing them to weather a myriad of personal storms. All the while, danger lurks behind, growing bolder and more desperate, threatening to destroy everything in its path...
Mister Kreasey's Demon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,810. Language: British English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Village teacher, Matt Kreasey, is reduced to paranoia by the street-hardened students in his new inner-city London post. His student, Amy, lets him glimpse at love, but could she, too, be one of those gathering with the hunting knife which has already ended the life of his colleague ? Can a paranoid stop himself from destroying she, alone, who might have shown him what enduring love could be ?
One of Eleven, a true story about finding your way
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,000. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One of Eleven is a raw, honest, and hilarious memoir about growing up as one of eleven children in a poor, Catholic family in the middle of nowhere Kansas. Written by the ninth, very different, and "probably adopted" child, it is an entertaining and poignant coming of age story that vividly captures Jerry Forristal's inspirational search for identity and purpose.