Books tagged: suburban life

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The Golden Child
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Stephen Pendleton sees his childhood repeating himself. His brother, Ken, who was given everything as the eldest child while Stephen, the youngest, was neglected and abused. He's tried to put that behind him and move on with his life, but when he sees his younger nephew going through the same things, he finds himself reliving the past and his darkest impulses.
Encounters 5
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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What did you want to be when you grew up? Encounters 5 contains the story, Que Sera, Sera, a humorous peek at a girl's childhood dreams. It is a baby boomer looking back at her life, educational for the non boomers and nostalgic for the rest of us.
Jealous Mistress
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,610. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Alison Ross has abandoned the demanding career of a lawyer so she can spend more time at home with her kids. When she stumbles across a dead body at her daughter's school, she decides to find out what happened. Pursuing the real killer while she juggles life at home with her husband and kids, Alison uncovers a host of shocking secrets in the quiet suburb of East Winnette.
The Drill
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Benjamin McKeever knows the drill. Just get a fake house, a fake car, and a fake job, shrink-wrap them together, and call it your pretend life. But today his duplicity reveals the stale air trapped in the bubble wrap of his soul, and he's forced to free himself-- and anyone who gets in his way-- from the drill once and for all.
The Perfect Hiding Place
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The house next door has been sold and the new neighbors are moving in. Do you think they're religious? They seem to have a lot of kids. Do you think they're hiding something? They look ethnic. Do you think they might be worth robbing? Obviously, they can't be *monkeys*... (5500-word short story)
How I Discovered America - First Contact
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A curious adventure minded foreign stay-at-home dad explores his suburban neighborhood and discovers America and himself.
Ashley Alert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
From "Matters Familiar." A small girl, suffocating in the growing culture of fear around her, struggles to take the high ground.