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The 89TH Temple
You set the price! Words: 49,330. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Once an ascetic rite of passage, the Shikoku Pilgrimage of 88 Temples has become a more generalized ritual of penance for troubled souls. Seven juvenile offenders on leave from various reform schools are walking the 1,300-kilometer pilgrimage with a counselor and some assigned wardens from the state. When they finish the journey, they will be released. Will they rejoin society or leave it behind?
Tempered Steel
Series: Dystopia Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Like steel, an individual’s strength is forged by fire. Exiled from Dystopia, Dana is forced to wander in the barren wasteland until she chances upon a small settlement. There she meets a man named Sampson who introduces her to a new way of life; one that involves independent achievement. Learning the value of living independently, for the
I Hitched A Ride Into Hell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
~ A Young Adult Novelette by Joan Hall Hovey~ All we wanted to do was hitchhike across Canada before we got into the college grind – get to know our country. Everyone said travelling was educational and my best friend Shirley and I thought it would be fun and exciting to go off on our own. Neither of us expected the nightmare it would turn out to be.
The Misanthrope's Mansion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Seventeen year old Leah is on a slippery slope to self-destruction. Mad at the world, she doesn’t want any part of this life in New York City. So, when her aunt tells her she has found her a position for a nanny in England, she hopes this is the change she needs. However, when she arrives at the huge mansion in the heart of the English countryside, she learns no nanny position ever existed.
The Bartlett Journals: Book 2 The Cosmetician
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
After a series of family tragedies, Darbie Winner must learn to move on with her life, with the help of therapist Emma Bartlett. Book 2: The Cosmetician is the second installment of The Bartlett Journals. Each book introduces a lively new client showing a new perspective of a year in the life of a small town in Coastal New England.
Some Girls
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 67,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Author Caroline Scutt touches on delicate subjects regarding youth and young women. Her writing focuses on a young woman's experience while just beginning to understand her sexuality. She learns consequences of the decisions she makes are not only serious, but also very real.
Foley Russel and That Poor Girl
You set the price! Words: 22,660. Language: Australian English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
When Foley Russel is assigned a book report and to meet a character from that book, he hopes for someone interesting like a circus midget or a Formula One driver. He's not anticipating a girl in a wheelchair, and he's certainly not expecting to like her. After all, she's not even normal, is she?
In the Family
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,690. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Aliyah is tired of others teasing her because of her blindness. Her only friend, Kyra, pretends they’d never met in order to protect her reputation. But when Aliyah's secret admirer, Hayden, introduces himself, her world changes. As they prepare to graduate high school, jealousy and greed threaten to tear apart the group. Can they learn to love themselves, each other, and God the way they should?
Ruse of the Terrapin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Weather
A hurried trip to lay her eggs on the beach and a chance meeting with Jaunty the Fox brings Gorgeous the Terrapin into a new relationship with Squawk the Penguin. Successive events, especially rejecting Squawk and Gorgeous at a party,have pitched the three of them against two behemoths, the Elephant and the Great White Shark.Gorgeous must face both in a tug of war.Can she win? See how!
The Hidden Order - Can You See It?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,650. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Hidden Order is a ‘personal development novel’ that questions the idea that life is chaotic and unjust. Sequel to The Mastery Club, this thought-provoking book challenges characters and readers to ‘find the Order' in big issues like war and peace, health and illness. Themes include goal setting, a puberty rite of passage, and indigenous wisdom.
Oh No, My Ex is Back: and Causing Trouble Again-- second book of series, Calamity of Betrayal
Series: Books to help the sad hurt and lonely, Calamity of Betrayal second . Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,630. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When Joanna's ex is released from prison for manslaughter and kidnapping, she and new-husband face the rampage and horror when he threatens to take away their adopted daughter, Carrie Marie. When Carrie is diagnosed with life threatening leukemia, her only hope is her biological father's stem cells. Will she be able to melt the hard heart of her blood father enough for him to save her life
How Wendy Redbird Dancing Survived the Dark Ages of Nought
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
At 16, Wendy Redbird Dancing is a weird girl with a Michael Jackson obsession. Uprooted every year by her mom, she can't call a place home. Things look better with her mom's new boyfriend who gains her trust. But when he turns out to be not what he seems, Wendy must go underground. All seems lost when the King of Pop dies. That's when she hears his voice. Is he now the only one she can trust?
The Little Knights
Price: Free! Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This work could not be written without scientific research. It is about those, who as children, had their bout with cancer. These children were in pain, were frightened to death, were lonely, felt abandoned and felt injustice. In the booklet we see them as young adults, we meet them on the street, do not notice them, but they carry within them many a treasure and secret, unknown to us.
Cutter
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,420. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jessica is going through a constant struggle to overcome her pain. In the midst of it all, she begins to cut. She cuts to heal the internal scars, but this act of healing could be the act that lead to eternal darkness.
Come Back to Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,470. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Seventeen-year-old Whitney Denison thought she had everything under control, that her future would always include her best friend Katie...Until everything changed.
Terwilliger's Tombstone Terror A Novella
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Kevin Terwilliger lives in relative peace in Cambridge, Oregon in 1958. He feels a little bit worse for the wear after being moved hither and yon due to his father's military background. He isn't safe at his new school, either. There's a proverbial bully there named Ronald Eugene Pfefferman who doesn't seem to him to want to back down with his snide remarks. Read on, and see how Kevin fares.
A Photogenic Life (A Contemporary Novel)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A Photogenic Life, Low Kay Hwa's fifth book, touches on a dark and disturbing human trait: Why are we always trying to impress everyone around us? A complex story about single teenage mother who is struggling to face her disgraceful past, be prepared to enter a world of deceit in this refreshing novel!
What I Didn't Say
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,500. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
There was a party, there was beer, and in the end, there was a post through my throat...
Tragedy of Life & Death
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(3.00 from 1 review)
Elizabeth Finn has had a difficult life - losing both of her parents to living with step parents who spoil her to make up for not caring about her - until she finds Jacob who turns everything around for her, but then death strikes and Elizabeth is left in despair.
Shadow People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,980. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Five voices combine to tell the chilling tale of what happens in a small town when teenage fury is unleashed. Gabriel, Lydia, Alec, and Hollis--four totally different teenagers who are ordinary enough, unremarkable and not much noticed. Together, in the dark of night, they are drawn to violence like moths to a flame. Only Gem stands apart. Will the whirlpool of destruction swallow her too?