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The Dinosaur and the Cockroach
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Trials and tribulation that points us to social challenges, leadership change and ultimately political development. This is a story about five schoolboys. It is also a story about the health of a Singapore polity.
Collections: A touch of flash fiction
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This short collection of two flash fiction pieces contains stories of young characters dealing with coming-of-age-type conflicts in whimsical ways. A touch of fantasy elements brings these characters out of their comfort zones to learn new things about themselves.
Christmas at Mixon
Price: Free! Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A short story from the Motocross Me series by Cheyanne Young. Takes place after book one, Motocross Me. It's Christmas Eve and Hana Fisher misses her boyfriend. Ever since Ash became a professional motocross racer, he's been racing each weekend at a new city across the country, but he's supposed to be home for the holidays. Only he's not.
This Generation
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Inspirational
What made this generation like this? What's the reason we live in a world where people starve, murder and steal? Is there even a reason? There's a reason for everything, right? What was it that made this generation so angry.
Diary of Mr. TDH AKA Mr. Tall, Dark and Handsome - Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016 by Katrina Kahler. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Mr Tall, Dark and Handsome (Mr TDH for short )...well that is Maddi Bull's (Yes Maddi from Diary of an Almost Cool Girl) nickname for Richard Jones. Follow his diary entries and see how he feels about Maddi and everything else going on in his life.
Under a Blood Moon
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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Two best friends play treasure hunter on the night of a lunar eclipse, a night of make-believe which will change their small town forever.
Eyes Like Marigolds
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A girl holds a gun to her head. She doesn't want to kill herself, but she knows she has to do it. It's for the greater good. It will keep what happened to her from happening to anyone else. It's how she will make a difference.
heroinE
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A young woman named Evie desperately wants to be the heroine of her story, but heroin is a heartless killer. This short story was inspired by one of the thousands of real-life tragedies playing out all over America right now.
Leaves Like Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Lilly is a quiet high school student who has suddenly found her life falling apart around her, all because of a dark secret she keeps to herself. The only way she can lose herself now is by looking to the trees.
A Is for Austerity
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A short story about a third-grader named Parker who kicks a soccer ball too far one day at recess. It lands in the bleachers, ruining another boy's extra-credit project, a 3-D model of the solar system. They fight. Both boys are sent to detention, where Ms. Lehmann lectures them.
Heart Wants What It Wants
You set the price! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
"I felt like I know him, though, and I know his heart, and I know what he wouldn't do to hurt me. But I didn't realize that feeling so confident and feeling so great about myself and then it just be completely shattered by one thing. By something so stupid. But then you make me feel crazy. You make me feel like it's my fault. I was in pain." --Viola Angeles
Razorblade Concerto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A short story from independent author Jessica Perez, Razorblade Concerto tells the story of high school junior Savannah and her last moments of life as she walks a self destructive path. This story was mentioned in Perez's novel, All I Need, as a work of Short Fiction written by Regina Lanning, one of the main characters..
Unintended Rebel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This is a prequel novelette to The Rebel Within yet reads as a standalone story. In a world where males and females are forcibly segregated, Annabelle Scott fancies a boy she spies in a nearby prison. When she attempts to make contact, she runs afoul of the law. She tumbles into situations that challenge her beliefs and just may turn her into an unintended rebel.
She-Devil Rocks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Inspired by Lord of the Flies. Bullied as the smallest of thirteen boys in his class, Bradley is on plane that crashes on a remote island with a bully who is out of control. Bradley meets a mysterious tomboy who shouldn’t be there and has to learn to survive on the hostile island, deal with her, and come to terms with the bully.
Departures
Price: Free! Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Departures follows two characters meeting on an airplane that is going to crash. The story is told one time from each character's perspective and deal with both their personal issues. The characters are both different and yet similar at the same time, and are inspired from the author's personality.
Grievance: Episode 7
Series: Grievance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When the ever popular SIX: Emmitt, Ellie, Hannah, Connor, Kristen, and Tristin, are torn about by a fatal accident, the remaining five struggle to navigate the new semester while under the watchful eye of the anonymous Sun Vlogger, who will stop at nothing to expose the secrets which could devastate them all, and sever their ties for good.
Grievance: Episode 6
Series: Grievance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When the ever popular SIX: Emmitt, Ellie, Hannah, Connor, Kristen, and Tristin, are torn about by a fatal accident, the remaining five struggle to navigate the new semester while under the watchful eye of the anonymous Sun Vlogger, who will stop at nothing to expose the secrets which could devastate them all, and sever their ties for good.
Grievance: Episode 5
Series: Grievance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
When the ever popular SIX: Emmitt, Ellie, Hannah, Connor, Kristen, and Tristin, are torn about by a fatal accident, the remaining five struggle to navigate the new semester while under the watchful eye of the anonymous Sun Vlogger, who will stop at nothing to expose the secrets which could devastate them all, and sever their ties for good.
Fourteen
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Kim is fourteen. Sometimes, it is not easy being fourteen. A short story.
The Text: A Short School Story
Price: Free! Words: 10,950. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2015 by Paperweight Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When Erin receives a text that leaves her in tears she has no idea what to do. Surely it can’t be anything to do with boyfriends. But then other girls are targeted and the headmistress somehow finds out about it.

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