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House on Fire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,500. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
As the house burned, Cory left his mom to save Jessie – because he loved her as no brother should. And they called him a hero. Now his secret desire is about to be made public. The timing couldn’t be worse; incest in another family is in the headlines. This is a coming of age story where teens, their friends, and their parents talk honestly about sex, taboos, and the many ways we love each other.
Ultimele 5 minute
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Price: Free! Words: 102,590. Language: Romanian. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Într-un New York post-apocaliptic, o tânără face teribila greşeală de-a-şi dori să împlinească optsprezece ani şi să fie liberă. Faye, o simplă fată fără nici pic de idee într-ale luptelor şi supravieţuirii, este obligată să lupte pentru dreptul la a respira.
Roskill
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,730. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When John is made redundant from his job in Christchurch he moves his family to Auckland. But things don’t go quite to plan. It’s not long before John’s change in behaviour puts his family at risk. This is a story that is at once disturbing and hopeful. It shows how the scourge of ‘P’ (Methamphetamine) damages lives and draws innocent families into its web.
Destiny
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,630. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jessie is determined not to let her hearing loss hold her back. She aims her sights even higher as she ventures in a new direction. With a Black Belt on the horizon, and so close to achieving it, she is unaware of the danger closing in on her.Until one day, everything suddenly changes and she finds herself standing on the precipice of life.
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 287,520. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The story is told through the eyes of travelling cats and shows that every country exercises discrimination against some of its citizens. The nature of discrimination may subtly change and vary from one country and situation to another in both shape and form, but it will always be present. Discrimination shows its ugly face most in issues of race, sexism, religion, culture, disability and colour.
Walking Within The Shadows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,340. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(3.00 from 1 review)
Walking Within the Shadows offers the reader a view of a number of issues that young adults encounter, many controversial and many that have to be faced with little or no help from their peers or from real-life experiences. Annabelle Jackson is at an even greater disadvantage; she has been home-schooled and lived as a recluse, very isolated for most of her teen years...
Love Never Dies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 188,510. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In this epic, Leslie Moore and Michael Wright are caught in the social and political turmoil of the 1960s. Destined for marriage, Leslie demands the freedom to pursue a career. Futures are dramatically changed by both her impulsiveness and the conniving actions of beautiful Nancy Owens. Michael reacts by volunteering to serve in the Vietnam War. Lives are placed on hold when he becomes MIA.
Hoodie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,870. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(3.83 from 6 reviews)
Ben (aka Hoodie) is a contemporary anti-hero, struggling to retain his integrity in a world of shifting values. His escapades provide a blend of up-to-date realism, dream-like escapism and gritty hard-hitting action, all while navigating a magical mystery tour of his mind.
Gossamer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011 by Crystal Quill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sophia's spent her life as the infamous Blithe Baby. When she's forced to start her senior year at a new school, will it mean a new start? Or will her past catch up to her in ways more dangerous than before?