Books tagged: tragedy and grief

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Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,710. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
This is the story of a 12 year girl, who has a happy family and great friends but she still isn’t content. 
Born with Fetal Alcohol Disease and addicted to nicotine, she struggled for every breath she took. This is the sequel to Happenstance, with additional stories to follow “The O’Malley Saga.”
The Painter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Martin and Rebecca live in South Carolina's Lowcountry. They hold to hope when Rebecca is diagnosed with cancer. Martin is shattered when she succumbs to the disease. He shuts himself in their beach house to grieve. Months later, he remembers the promise to finish Rebecca's portrait. After the painting is complete, changes cause him to wonder if grief and isolation have driven him insane.
The Tragedies of Girlhood
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
An anthology of flash fiction, focusing on the tribulations of teenage girls who are faced with traumatic experiences. In this collection, the stories include the topics of abusive relationships, grief, suicide, and survivors guilt.
Ribbon of Hope
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
RIBBON OF HOPE is based on a true story of an african girl called Nkechi who was a victim of gang rape. It details her experience right after the event, and how she escaped death in the hands of armed robbers. Nkechi ran away from home in order to avoid a marriage proposal from her uncle’s friend.
Fairalon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
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Fairalon explores themes of trust, friendship, self-reliance with a sprinkle of budding romance. Three troubled preteens stumble into a magical world where they encounter fantastic creatures and face real dangers together. Fairalon takes its readers through a myriad of mysterious twists and turns where anything can happen. Fairalon is a MG/YA fantasy novel with 30 full color illustrations.
Bedtime for Seneca: Five Tragic Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Five speculative tales weave a complex tapestry of tragedy, horror, and loss that lead readers into dark places...but not necessarily guiding them back to the light.
Sovereign of the Seas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,010. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Three different people from all walks of life are concealing mysteries so deep that even the very depths of the ocean could not hope to contain them. When Anthony Belzer boards the cruise ship Sovereign of the Seas, he has no idea of the journey that lay before him despite the warnings his dreams were trying to convey.
My Perfect Misery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,690. Language: Australian English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00)
Andrea Cooper lost her son, she lost her desire to live… she had lost everything. Trying to escape the empathetic looks and the sympathetic tones in the eyes and voices of everyone she encountered, she ran away. To her despise, running had done her no favours. She had run away to escape the past, to live her life happily ever after… happily, in her perfect misery... This is her story...
Lucky People
Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A short story focused on three people, one tragedy, and one foggy night on a bridge. Lucky People is a story of great loss and overwhelming guilt.
Somewhere a Voice Is Calling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,720. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Her best friend has been missing for ten years. For Liza Novorro, life won't be the same until Holly comes home, one way or another. She longs for closure and a new start while enduring a turbulent relationship with her father and an obsessive love affair with an older man. After a break in the case, Liza is drawn to the lead detective who immediately sets out to solve the case and win her over.