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I Woke Up In Love This Morning
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Three short stories that highlight two girls' coming of age in different eras. From a girl's first period to another girl risking punishment in a parking lot, Gibbons explores what it's like to be a young girl in suburban Northern California.
The Cake is a Lie
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Price: Free! Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Meet Marco Caldirola-Davis, adolescent millennial. Under his dinosaur teeth and baby fat hides an ambition to rival Ozymandias. Meet his teenage social scene. Competitive. Cutthroat. He fit in perfectly. (Memoir. True story, no lie).
Angel No More
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Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
He calls himself Robert Kelly, known as Bob. They call him the mystery boy.
Skink
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,480. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A skink is a creature that can sacrifice part of itself to escape a predator and when times are good, regrow what has been lost. Can Daniel, a boy who doesn't read or write, who doesn't speak to adults, who life has battered to the point of surrender, regrow what he has lost? Skink is a story of the healing power of love in one troubled boy's life.
The Bartlett Journals: Book 1 The Prima Ballerina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In Book 1 of The Bartlett Journals, Kiki Thompsen is a Prima Ballerina rising to the pinnacle of her career. But first, with the help of therapist Emma Bartlett, she must deal with issues from her past.
Sad Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A wonderful collection of six very moving stories taken from different walks of life. A teenage boy and his grandfather, a Doberman pup called Champion, waiting for his new home, A young student in a pottery class looking for friends, a rich foreigner in Prague helping out a local guy, a businessman in the hot streets of Cairo loses his wallet and a very special schoolboy called Billy.
Code Name: Whatever
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sixteen-year-old Margaret Beverly hates her old-lady name, but reconstructing a new identity is proving difficult. Introverted and covered in zits, Margaret's quest is immediately tested by her new Satanic stepsister, a gossiping class bully, and a flirtatious young man who doesn't care how nerdy she is. But is juggling really the answer? Or will she be doomed to nothingness forever?
Break From You
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When seventeen year old Brooke Myers’ finds herself falling for the boy who saved her from a burning building the night of homecoming, she is forced to reevaluate her relationship with her abusive boyfriend and face the ghosts in her past.
The Voice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013 by Lands Atlantic. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
During her abduction and assault, Audrey begins to hear a voice. She hopes she's not going crazy, because after what she's experienced, that's the most logical explanation. However, as she begins to listen to the voice, Audrey realizes that someone may be telepathically trying to help her. Unfortunately, rescue isn't all she needs. In order to leave behind the constant reminders, she flees to her
The Misfits
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,610. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Chelsea, a middle school student along with her friends, Brandon, Megan, and Josh all have one thing in common. All four of these students were bullied as sixth graders attending Vernon Middle School. Dreading the fact that the first day of school is soon upon them, follow The Misfits on their journey to discover if life gets any better for them as seventh graders before it gets worse.
In Too Deep
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Series: Life is Tough, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Josh’s father goes bankrupt the family home is put on the market and they have to move to the beach house. But with the beach house also up for sale and his parents constantly fighting, the only place that Josh can escape is out on the water – surfing. And then there is Josh’s recurring nightmare that he’s drowning – is it a premonition?
Johnny Buckethead
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Price: Free! Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Edward Stuckey was as normal as any other boy, except for one thing: his head was shaped exactly like a plain old ordinary bucket. Nobody's fault, he was born that way. When he was eight years old, the bully of the school, Willie O'Ray, gave him the nickname "Johnny Buckethead." Find out what happens to Edward through the years as he deals with having a buckethead.
Ashes, Ashes, Don't Fall Down
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dedicated to those who have been trapped in abuse, this is the story of one girl's survival. Escaping into books, she is able to endure until she reaches adulthood, when she walks out of her troubling past and into the promise of her own future.
Zoofari
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,330. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Jaime Needham can't see anything at night, but she has a grand vision to protect the animals of the San Francisco Zoo from the people of her city. When 16-year-old, Jaime, gets her hands on the Master Zoo Key to rescue research study members at SF's Zoofari from an ill-fated venture into the Tigers' den, she develops the courage to find her way out, on her own terms.
Snapshots from Home, Stories from Dysfunctional High School
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This collection of micro-minis cover topics such as sexting, drug abuse, emotional abuse, divorce, suicide, teen sexuality and prostitution in schools, among other serious issues affecting teens today. These stories are blunt, yet not graphic and helps aid open discussions between teens and parents. Written from a teens point of view, they are sure to intrigue the reader and bring attention....
Peace for Derek
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After spending much of his time alone, Derek begins to receive a lot of unwanted attention from the boys' basketball team. When bullying pushes him to his breaking point, Derek will pay the ultimate price for a little peace.
Unclouded Day
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,160. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Brian had always believed there had to be something more out there than just the dull and humdrum world he was used to. So when something magical was suddenly dropped in his lap, he wasn’t at all disbelieving, as some people might have been. When reality is harsh, you learn very quickly to look beyond it. This beautiful novel of love and redemption will make you ponder what truly matters.
What Alice Saw
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Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A tale of domestic abuse and the result of a woman pushed too far seen through the eyes of a child. The story is for all those women out there who are suffering and feel as if they may break down one day. Don't, walk away before it gets to that point.
Uncool- True Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Everyone has a breaking point. This girl was no exception. No friends. Bullies constantly picking on her. No one to talk to, and it seems like the whole school has branded her "Uncool" What's a girl to do!? She feels so alone in the world. Until the cutest boy at school (in her eyes) asks her out on a date! Without questioning it, she accepts... Note: This story has a tragic ending.
Bani's Dilemma
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bani Chamberlain has spent years trying to convince her parents that she's not the bully, but the one being bullied. It's not until her parent's split up after a late night confrontation that almost comes to blows, does Bani finally find someone who will listen to her. Will Bani ever be able to overcome her bullies? Will she find her voice? Only Bani knows those answers.