Books tagged: runaway

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Chasing Grace: A Novel of Odd Redemption
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,280. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Cathy Callahan runs away at age ten to escape her mother’s abuse and find God. After thirty years of funny, brutal, uplifting adventures, she finds unexpected grace in the last place she thinks to look. This is a raw, humorous look at spiritual coming of age, at unconventional ways to heal deep emotional wounds, and at finding greater purpose in surprising places despite desperate odds.
Going to Liard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A loving wife. A doting mother. A runaway.
Savage To Savvy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,700. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Psychology graduate, Heidi Harper is appointed to work with Professor Mala, pioneer of a new project to rehabilitate dog-reared feral child, Nicki. Heidi is soon asking questions and her mission takes on sinister overtones. As the truth outs, the lives of all concerned begin to unravel.
Turning Point
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
A very short story about a young boy's spur-of-the-moment attempt at escape from his violent step-father, with a surprise twist ending.
The Lucky Boy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,200. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Seth McGrath goes through hell to raise ten grand to find a girl. His neurosurgeon father & pill popping debutante mother send him away to be raised by his Grandmother. When Grandmother suddenly dies, Seth returns to a disillusioned life in Radnor. A hypnotic story that will charm you through his dark journey. Seth will sell drugs, arrange bum fights for hire and more. Transgressional Fictio
Randy's Choice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
With the carefree days of summer coming to an end, eleven-year-old Randy faces a tough choice: stay at home, or run away with his new friends... friends who live in the lake... friends that no one else can see.
Angel Station
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,150. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
They’re outlaws now. Created to serve a function now obsolete, Ubu and Maria have lived their entire lives skating along the edge of extinction. Now they and their ship Runaway are in flight from the law. What they find in the depths of space is a secret so startling that Ubu and Maria will need every last reserve of guile, cunning, and intelligence just to survive . . .
The Journey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,100. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » General
Who Knew Running Away Could Be So Hard? When a fifteen year old decides to run away, life teaches him that his journey is more than a physical one of distance, but also one of maturing and that it can be rough going finding the right road to make The Journey.
Taste the Bright Lights
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,160. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Urban
A hard hitting story following 14 year old Lisa as she runs away from home and learns to survive on the streets. 'This book knocked me sideways...will speak for the disenchanted voice of a generation much like Catcher in the Rye did to the youth in the 50s.' 'Exceptional.' 'A brilliant book which should be on the syllabus of every secondary school.' 'Incendiary reading. Exemplary writing.'
Outbound
Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012 by Gilbert J Hardwick. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A strange white boy arrives suddenly in a remote outback community, driving an old truck with a dead body in the back and a fortune in gems stashed under the chassis. Who is he, and what is he doing way out there?