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Playing the 'Son' Card
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Price: Free! Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Troy lost his father at age 9. Ever since then, he’s been steadily losing confidence in himself and his ability to make his way in the world. Troy is increasingly the target of bullies at school and he’s just hanging on. He hates school and socializing has become torture. Now age 12, he has one chance to change his life and start new. Will he meet the challenge or will he remain a victim?
A Family Legacy: The Watson Works
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Price: Free! Words: 52,840. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Another tragedy has struck the Watson family and now the only thing left is the family business. Connor, the younger of the teen brothers, must try to make the tough decisions that will keep things going. Can Connor deal with his profound loss and prevent a similar tragedy when he has the chance? Can he find happiness and make a new family? Join Connor in this story of adventure and courage.
Robert's Ride
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Born in a small town in rural Georgia, Robert is placed in a foster home after being orphaned at five. After too long, he is finally one of the lucky ones. He struggles to make sure his new adoptive mother likes him and wants to keep him, in spite of the fact that she really has no idea what to do with a child. Robert desperately tries to figure out to read her and please her. Can it work out?
Summer Breaks: a novel
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Summer vacation brings the promise of ice cream, backyard games and adventure for ten year-old Corey Decker and his friends. As summer breaks, the band of seven friends watch in horror as a tragic car crash plays out right in front of them. Follow Decker and his friends over a creek and through the woods, as they seek out on an adventure to find the "Madman of Appleton." Fun for all readers!
Making Waves
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 35,830. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Merribeth is getting ready for the regional swim meet finals - when her parents tell her she has to go to Arizona with her grandmother instead. It sounds like a trip to purgatory but it doesn't turn out that way. When her best friend, stage-struck Jennifer, is included in the trip, interesting things begin to happen.
Weight Training Routine For Olympic and Sprint Triathlons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
If you’re competing in age-group triathlons and looking for a way to get a bit stronger while increasing your endurance, this book provides a 30 minute routine that will help you meet your goals. It’s a simple, no-nonsense weight training routine that focuses on sport-specific muscles and actions to improve performance in Sprint and Olympic distance triathlon.
How to Keep Your Family Safe in the Surf
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
Swimming, boating, surfboarding, or just lying around the beach or pool can be great fun. But thousands of people drown every year in accidents that are often preventable. Keep your family safe by learning how to recognize and avoid the dangers that lurk in and near the water from someone who has always lived near the beach ...
The Back Yard Kids Club
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Max lives in the city, and his father tells him that they will be moving to the suburbs. Max has his friends that live in the city, and he plays in the city, and he lives above a bakery in downtown. Max moves to the suburbs, and makes some new friends. He discovers that his new house is near the woods, ponds, lakes and much more fun places to play and discover like that!
Tri the Journey
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,360. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
A Woman’s Inspirational Guide to Becoming a Triathlete in 12 weeks. In Tri the Journey, the authors prove that triathlons are no longer reserved for super-athletes. This sport now attracts thousands of people who never thought they could swim, bike, and run. The best news is: triathlon races vary in distance with some shorter, more doable events available in nearly every state.
Edgar
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Price: $2.13 USD. Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Wilson and Matt are two twelve year old boys who have a case of the summertime blues. That is, until a mysterious hobo wanders through the area and seems to make himself at home. Two boys following an old hobo to see what he is up to. Now... what kind of trouble do you think they will get into? You can't even begin to guess what happens next.