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Jesus & Me: I Walk Alone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Maude Massey's book, "Jesus and Me" tells the story of Maude's many years surviving as a widow, after the loss of her beloved husband, Delbert. This story is a testimony of what one tiny woman was able to do in the face of great difficulty. Widowed at twenty-six years of age with an eighth grade education and five children, Maude Massey will tell you,"I did not make it alone, it was Jesus and Me!"
Rowena Comes of Age
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This story tells of the trials a young woman must face while growing up in a world where magic is considered evil. We hear how she survives in her wanderings after she is forced to flee her home and how she finally learns the truth about her village, her world, her powers and her place in life.
Copperhead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The recession has struck, and all John Gregor wants is steady work. At every job he finds, he encounters inept management, arbitrary rules and treacherous bureaucrats. However, when he is invited into a class-action lawsuit against a former employer, he begins to become curious about how much power he really has according to the law...
High School Freak 2
Series: High School Freak, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Eiso Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
As John mourns the loss of his mother, he must also learn to fight off the hunters coming after him. And come they will. Never stopping, never letting him relax. Will he survive? His uncle tries to help, though it may not be enough. In this sequel to the mind-bending High School Freak, we travel with John as he finds out more about his powers while trying to survive the hordes out to get him...
On the Move
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a collection of some of my most recent poems written from 2007 to 2010 published in 2012, a period of great transition in my life. It includes the four poems created for my first novel, Camelia in Winter. They cover a range of topics and themes but mostly address personal struggle in a sea of change.The January, 2014 version, includes some political poems on the theme of displacement.
Freeing the Finch
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 89,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse, Nonfiction » Law » Emigration & Immigration
Lucy Greenly is an ordinary woman with an extraordinary story. She is not a celebrity, hero or martyr, but her autobiography contains narrative that will incite emotion within any reader. Read this heroic tale of one woman's struggle to escape domestic abuse and government entanglement.
Words of Tiraillement
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,780. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
Love, success, and happiness all carry with them a dark companion. A companion with numerous names but none more universally understood as pain, fear, despair, and sorrow. We use these words to describe our struggles to smile. The highly anticipated poet Sincere Wood bares all in vivid words of tiraillement, heartfelt words of struggles to smile.
The Death Bed
Price: Free! Words: 157,180. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
The Manchells had striven for years to preserve the façade of a normal middle class suburban family, but when the threads that had bound them begin to unravel the members find themselves at odds with each other and themselves. The family drifts apart and collides violently back together again, as they find that they are still bound to one another through their shared suffering.
The Secret of Fair Hill
Series: A Refuge in Fair Hill, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: American English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
When fifteen-year old Barbara Scott loses her parents to scarlet fever, she is bereft and alone. Honoring her father's wish, she leaves her home in Wisconsin and goes to Vermont to her father's brother. She wants a family to be a part of and longs for the safety and security she knew at home. She finds so much more! Be with Barbara as she discovers a refuge in fair hill.
Being Different
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Three short fictional stories, showing a young boy, an adult woman and a teenager as they are - different, standing out and isolated. These snapshots reveal their inner struggles, leaving you wondering what will happen next.