Books tagged: runaway

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Little Puppy, Big City
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures, Fiction » Adventure » General
A little puppy living in a peaceful home up in the mountains becomes bored with his current living conditions. He is looking for excitement and action that he thinks moving to a big city would bring. He sneaks out of his secure environment and runs off to experience a city adventure. He does find excitement and action, but not the kind he was looking for.
Love You to Death
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Seventeen year-old Arden Elliot is alone, barely surviving life on the streets. All she wants is a place to call home, somewhere she can be safe. After meeting Det. Cass Bateman, surviving is exactly what she will need to do. He dominates her world, steals her spirit and breaks her body. All in the name of love. She knows if she stays, one day he will love her to death.
Assuming Names
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,070. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
(4.67)
Assuming Names is the true story of a young con artist. It’s the tale of a runaway that assumed the title of Countess and then went on to fool the FBI, DEA, and Interpol—as well as a number of other celebrities and institutions—with an elaborate tale of world intrigue.
Delicate Rain
Price: Free! Words: 45,590. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(3.50)
Delicate Rain is the story of Rain Phillipa, a teenage runaway who quickly finds herself in over her head with a drug running gang in Kansas City.
They
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
'They' is a perfect snapshot of the mind of a man, sat on a bus, escaping a city that played host to a love that he had to conceal in order to keep it alive; because when you are not born of noble blood, there is little chance they will except you. When your existence could potentially divide public opinion, you are perceived a threat to the King and country. They will remove you.
The Ninth Circle
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Mashups
When Dan, 16, runs away from a terrible home life to join a circus, he has no idea what he’s getting himself into. Based on Dante’s Inferno, THE NINTH CIRCLE follows a young man’s coming-of-age as he travels with the circus through nine states and discovers that the performers have uncanny abilities and extremely dark secrets, especially the person who is looking to destroy the circus from within.
Desperation Falls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,260. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A year after a shocking attack, former LA cable TV carpenter Lena Blaylock buys some cabins on the shore of Storm Lake on California’s Central Coast and fixes them up as rentals. But she never intended sharing this unique setting with mysterious ex-lawman Alex Stone, or damaged teenage runaway Teal Kinshaw. And she especially didn’t plan on sharing Desperation Falls Camp with a dead body.
Elisabeth Samson, Forbidden Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,360. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In 18th c. Dutch Suriname, an educated Free Negress, owner of rich coffee plantations, desires what her wealth cannot buy: legal marriage with her love, a white colonial officer. First she must overcome Dutch law forbidding mixed marriage, and the powerful forces of the government and white plantocracy who covet her property, call her whore and accuse her of treason. Based on a true story.
Venom & Sand
Series: Exploits of Roger Fee, Book 2. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 23,950. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00)
It's the money again. I swore off these rescue jobs after that miserable trek with Vera Dardani, but when I failed to deliver her to her fiance I'd had to forfeit my payment, retainer and all, and nothing else was in the wind. Now I'm off to a blazing desert populated by crazed renegades and some of the nastiest flora and fauna ever heard of. Death Valley is a paradise compared with this hellhole.
Ghosts
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
We came here to get away, and to be in love. What we found was a lonely home in the Midwest.That's life, they tell us. That's normal. Get up, eat, wash the dishes, go to bed. Live life in the living room. When you die, you'll be buried face down on top of your father and his father, each new arrival sending the last closer to hell. Suppose I don't want to live this way anymore?