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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.
Stand Alone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,880. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Is Justine crazy? Everyone thinks so... Her mother. The kids at school, and the teachers and administrators too. Even the police who pick her up from her night rambles. Maybe them most of all.
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).
Johnny Baloney
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
There are a few historic personae you meet in life. Celebrate them, I say, not the criminal lunatics you see on TV.
Who Said The World Was Fair
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Ladybee Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Craig, 15 and scrawny, is the butt of taunting by school bullies, because his father is in jail for having killed someone.When new student Jenny arrives , she too comes in for cruel teasing because of a medical condition, Tourette Syndrome, which causes her to whistle involuntarily and twitch her shoulder. When Jenny says she wishes she were dead, Craig realizes she means it literally.
Borderline
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Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Graduated - check. College acceptance - check. Access to trust fund - check. Independence - Skylar Adams knows no such thing. She may step out in her new season Prada's and drive a convertible around her upscale city, but only with her older brother's permission. Desperate to have a decent night out, she breaks out of her two-storey 6 bedroom, 4 bathroom prison only to prove her brother right...
Redeeming Lainey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,410. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When Lainey left the little farming town in Iowa on her eighteenth birthday, she thought she was finally free. She didn’t have to live in fear anymore wondering which day was going to be her last. That all changed with one phone call from her mother. Two years later, Lainey heads back to the town and is forced to face everything she left behind--including her best friend, Bryce.
Go Home Danger
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Go Home Danger is book 1/8 in the series of Kenroy stories. In GHD Kenroy and his classmates are helped deal with grief and guilt at the death of Samantha, of HIV/AIDS related causes. This is a bibliotherapy resource book and includes additional material for its use as such. Bibliotherapy promotes personal development by matching personal problems and social problems with a literary treatment.
Summer of Smoke
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,480. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Seven years after it was torn apart by racial violence, James Porter returns to his hometown of Trenton, New Jersey, for a high school reunion. He reconnects with old friends, and with sworn enemies, and with the girl who got away. He relives the events of the tumultuous summer of 1968—vivid memory after vivid memory—until he finally faces the terrible truth of what happened there.
Cut
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Series: Chronicles of the Broken, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Trials will come, the past will resurface, and friendships will be tested. In the end there will be blood, fear, and pain.
The Monsterjunkies, An American family Odyssey, "Sanctuary"
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,910. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A year has passed since the Monsterjunkie family has opened up their mysterious, macabre estate to a few trusted souls. But Crow and his sister Indigo face new challenges, including random acts of cruelty and harassment, a secret trauma that haunts Crow, and a shocking crisis with a close friend as they seek sanctuary in the most unexpected and unusual places.
Tunnels in the Briar Patch (The Adventures of Roland McCray)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,130. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Set in the 1960’s, Roland McCray’s adventures recall a simpler time when kids played for hours outdoors, instead of hours on video games. His mother took him to a Baptist church every Sunday, but it was his grandfather who taught him that real faith is not just for show; it is a quiet and unwavering belief that all things work for the good of those who seek good.
Quando eravamo ragazze
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,940. Language: Italian. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Nel 1991 Giulia inizia a lavorare al Vertigo, un locale notturno di Milano. In poche settimane ne conosce tutti i piccoli segreti: un proprietario egocentrico e malato, e la sua compagna giovane e disinvolta; il sesso e la droga consumati nei bagni; i piccoli drammi tra colleghi. Una sera Giulia conosce Azzurra. Si rivedranno 15 anni più tardi, quando Azzurra uscirà dal carcere.
Canzoni per le notti di novembre
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,100. Language: Italian. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Giulia perde la madre nel 1984, una settimana prima del suo tredicesimo compleanno. L'anno successivo si trasferisce con il padre nella cittadina dove lui è nato e cresciuto. Qui Giulia stringe amicizia con Erica, una compagna di classe brillante e anticonformista. La loro adolescenza è turbata dalla scomparsa di una coetanea.
Take Me With You
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Series: Count On Me, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,160. Language: American English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Numbers. They’re significant. In my life each one meaning more than the one before it. Seven years. Two thousand, five hundred and fifty five days. That’s how long it’s been since I learned I have Asperger’s Syndrome. Five years. One thousand, seven hundred and twenty days. How long I’ve been in therapy because of it. One chance meeting and my life has been altered forever.
Don't Be An Egg!
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Series: 21st century fables, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 560. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Drugs, Alcohol, Substance Abuse
Humpty is rich and spoiled, he likes taking drugs. He comes to believe he is bulletproof!
Because I'm Disposable
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Sixteen-year-old Callista Tanner was in the bathroom slitting her wrists the night her father took a fatal plunge down the stairs. People around her think she attempted suicide because she found him dead -- or worse, because she had a guilty conscience. Few know the truth; Michael Tanner had been beating her for years.
Inits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,000. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Alex Starkey is a normal teenager with unfortunate initials. Initials which have been his nemesis his entire life. Initials matter when all the kids call each other by them instead using their names. If that isn’t awkward enough, there’s Payne, who’s made a career out of bullying kids he thinks deserve it. Alex’s inits make him a target.
Morning Rambles
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
These are the morning rambles. Number Two Pencil, an ode to high school. Bad and good and everything in between and to the ones that couldn't hold on. Breakfast, to the importance of breakfast and how one meal can shape a students day and life. So Like, to bring awareness to the word like and the amount it has been overused.
La vita è una cosa seria
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,610. Language: Italian. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sara cresce in una famiglia dal forte stampo patriarcale. Sottoposta a un ferreo controllo, trascorre un'adolescenza priva di esperienze sentimentali; quando conosce Filippo scambia la sua possessività per quell'attenzione che lei non ha mai ricevuto da nessuno. Nonostante i dubbi che si accumulano nel corso dei mesi, Sara accetta di sposare Filippo.