Books tagged: runaway

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Runaway Bones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,180. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Who is Melvin Bones Whicker? A teenager, running away from home, in Ely, Nevada. Will he make it out of Lund, a haunted town, alive? He doesn’t stand a ghost of a chance with Indian spirits, and a half-dead apparition trying to kill him. Mother is coming in her eighteen wheeler to set him straight, once and for all. His girlfriend, Jennifer Collins, will be there to help. But who will save her?
Jinnie Wishmaker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Casey Shay Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Running away didn't work. A new school didn't help. But will the discovery of her magical power solve all Jinnie's problems? Or cause more?
Dreamscapes #3 - Lady in the Silk
Series: Dreamscapes, Book 3. Price: $1.65 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Dreamscapes is a series of 12 monthly short stories capturing Astra Crompton's real dreaming experiences. "Lady in the Silk" is told in a whimsical autobiographical style, recounting the discovery of lengths of blue and yellow silk found on the roadside and the treasure bound in their folds.
In the Quiet After Slaughter
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 46,620. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
They chuck bean balls in the Mexican League, join a tour group to the Orient or serve time in a Prairie prison. They nurse divorce wounds on a Caribbean isle, search for a runaway, cultivate a grow-op in the basement...
Outbound
Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 32,530. 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?
Taste the Bright Lights
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,160. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » 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.'
Angel Station
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
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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 . . .
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.
The Lucky Boy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,170. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
ADD wasn't diagnosed in 1968, Seth is a teen who can't control his actions. His neurosurgeon father and drugged debutante mother send him to be raised by his Grandmother. Grandmother suddenly dies, Seth returns to a disillusioned life in Pennsylvania. A hypnotic story that charms through his dark journey. Seth sells drugs, arranges bum fights for hire and commits crimes to find the girl he loves.
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.