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Take Chances
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,230. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Julie Bond grew up in Europe as a military brat. She found her very first permanent home in Landry, GA as a teen going into high school. Almost four years later, she's having pre-graduation jitters and flashing back to an incident of school violence she experienced in Europe. She attempts to convince herself that it can never happen again.
In the Rearview
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,890. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When Meagan’s secret is found out, and she realizes there is no way to outrun her habit of cutting, she tries to work through it, and her depression, before she cuts too deep, making a mistake that can never be undone.
The Mystic Rose
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Price: Free! Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
One thing held true in all the stories however, the one constant in all the stories was the Mystic Rose was a guide to the lost, be they lost in riches, or lost in poverty.
Beginnings of the Heart
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Series: Heart, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,180. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
When sixteen-year-old Morgan finds herself unexpectedly pregnant, she and her boyfriend Cole don't know what to expect or how life will change. Cole’s parents are supportive while Morgan’s aren't, making an already difficult situation even more so. When tragedy strikes this new, small family, can everyone pull together or will it forever drive a wedge between them all?
Double Negative
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Evernight Teen. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
"My life was going, going, gone, and I hadn't been laid yet. I couldn't go into the slammer before that happened." Hutch McQueen. Sixteen-year-old Hutchinson McQueen is a big time loser. Trapped in a dysfunctional family, his one thought is escape, but everything he does to get away lands him in trouble.
Wings From Ashes Trilogy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150,880. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The spiraling story Wings from Ashes trilogy is complete! The dramatic, Friends of Choice and Road Salt, along with the third book in the Wings from Ashes trilogy by Linda Nelson, Along Came Neil, are available for the first time ever in e-book bundle. Gripping, and powerful story of a girl's life spiraling out of control. The trilogy is now complete!
Lies That Bind: Kaedyn's Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sixteen-year-old Kaedyn's mother dies of cancer, but worse things are coming when she is sent to live with her sister.
Dull Luminol
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Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A short script about a dancer battling with her eating disorder during an audition.
Running The Naked Road
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
At seventeen, Melody's life is already heading in the wrong direction. From good girl to rebel; from straight-A student to near dropout. It's going to take a long run on the naked road to find her way home.
House on Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,960. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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As the house burned, Cory left his mom to save Jess, because he loves her as no brother should. Now almost 16, his secret feelings are about to become public, and the truth could destroy the family. Incest in another home is in the headlines. In this compelling coming-of-age story, teens, their friends and parents talk honestly about sex, death, taboos, and the many ways we love each other. 13+
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
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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: 107,540. 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.