Take advantage of my markdown of all my Smashwords books for only 99 cents each. If your mom or dad have ebook readers, they might enjoy one or more of these books.
Tales of a Texas Boy
Little Eddie tells some almost true Tall Tales set in West Texas of the 1930s. Guess what's true and what Eddie fudged on. Was it about the bear? Cage McNatt's prize sow? The skunk in the cornpatch? Guaranteed for a chuckle. NEW BONUS STORY: Ma Yote and Her Cubs
Science fiction more their taste?
Nyra Hutchings, a young woman born into a life of servitude on a repressive factory planet, is desperate for a different life. When she's accepted into the Space Service, run by the organization that enslaves her planet, she discovers the truth behind generations of rebellion. Now, she must decide what to believe, where her first duty lies, and fight for more than her life against impossible odds.
Does their imagination take flight with fantasy?
Quest for the Simurgh
The village magician, Wafa, has gone missing. His star pupil Faiza convinces her three classmates that they must seek the help of the Simurgh to find their teacher. She leads the boys on a difficult journey into the mountains in search of the elusive birds. Spirits, gods, and demons confront the four friends, who have a much larger task: saving humankind from Armageddon.
Adventure with teens threatened by eagle poachers in the wildlife preserves of Oregon?
Fiona, Hap, Billy, and Mitch make an odd set of friends, as different from the usual junior high school crowd as they are from each other. When Mitch, a half-breed Indian, decides to check out Bear Valley as a site for his Vision Quest, the other three accompany him. It turns out to be more than an overnight camping trip as the friends encounter a bear, an old man, and poachers.
Or are short stories of every genre appealing?
Mixed Bag II: Supersized
Twenty-five (or so) previously-published short stories. Science fiction, horror, fantasy, romance, literary, humor: A little something for every taste.