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Fresco (Book One The Diamond City Trilogy)
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Series: The Diamond City Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,530. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Seventeen-year-old Fresco Conte is an ordinary All-American kid from an upper middle-class family. Life is good. Until unexplained things, scary things, start to take him over. When the men in the dark blue coveralls come for him, Fresco is forced into addiction to the blue joy known as Wasteland and set free on the street, with no answers and only his hunger to keep him company.
Eternal Spring (A Young Adult Short Story Collection)
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Price: Free! Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Flowers, vacation, baseball, prom…what does spring mean to you? From unicorn hunters and teenage exorcists to Egyptian princesses and aspiring ballerinas, this collection of thirteen stories by some of the most exciting authors in Young Adult fiction explores young love and new beginnings during the most beautiful time of the year.
Who Will Save the Planet?
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Price: Free! Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Fourteen-year-old Jason can’t work out how to get climate change fixed—until he saves the life of the mysterious and powerful Graham. Graham promises a reward, and Jason asks him to do something to stop climate change. The request is caught by the media, so Jason thinks the man’s trapped and has to keep his word. But Graham’s got other ideas. Jason’s got a fight on his hands.
Calico
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A look in a teenage mind. Calico was wrote almost thirty years ago. I left it just as I wrote it then. This was the answer to someone when they asked me 'who are you?'
The Cupboard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: Australian English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(4.00 from 1 review)
Tommy and his mother are trapped within a cycle of violence, terrorised by Tommy's stepfather. To cope, Tommy escapes into a fantasy-world in his mind, where he is a Hero and fights against the cruel Villain. Until the day Tommy's two worlds collide and Tommy makes a choice that will change his life forever... (There is no overt violence in this story.)
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.
The FAT Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,410. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
(1.00 from 1 review)
Zuri's biggest problem in life wasn't her mother's lesbian relationship or her mixed heritage, it was the hideous fat rolls that hung loosely from her body. Her issues with weight causes her to spiral down a destructive path that could destroy her both physically and emotionally.
On Heroes' Wings - An American Tale of Patriotism, Courage, and Pride
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
ON HEROES' WINGS is a tale of patriotism and courage that focuses on a family of Bald Eagles and a nine year old son of a US military soldier. The youngest of the eagles and the young boy both must learn what it means to be patriotic, courageous, and to take pride in the land they love. Rediscover American patriotism, or watch as it blooms anew, with this exciting new American classic.
X in Flight
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Pacific Place Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
X — short for Xenos — is 17, tough but shy. He’s a decent golfer, but his mother thinks he’s the next Tiger Woods. One night, X is shocked to discover that he can fly. Is he a superhero? An angel? Or just really screwed up? X’s girlfriend, Cat, is pierced, mean, angry — and afraid. Ruby watches them both in silence.
My Summer Fling in December
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Ali was drug into a friendship with Kyle by her bestfriend. the of course progressed into something more but it wasn't what Ali expected and tragedy follows. Short Story.
Il-Buli Tal-Iskola
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Price: Free! Words: 30,640. Language: Maltese. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A Maltese eBook that recounts the story of a bully and his victim and how their lives are inexorably drawn together.
The Cleaners
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 by Nine Tails Story Crafting. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Robert, Jeremy and Alice clean. They smell of disinfectant and only sleep on the whitest sheets. No one gets it. Not even their poor, disturbed mother. This story is not based on real life, only observations and my own personal feelings.
The Center of the Storm
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,430. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Abandonment, neglect, drugs and a little bloodletting. Dodge Landry and his 15 year old son, Chris, have a lot in common. But while Dodge only narrowly survived his childhood, Chris may not. Dodge is sent to live with Kate Landry on her small horse farm. Through her functionally dysfunctional family, and with the help of a horse named Storm, Kate shows Dodge he is worthy of love.
Deadly Delirium
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Though Johanna and her older brother, Karl, lost their parents to Nazi rule in Germany, they have not stopped standing up for their beliefs. Now they have been imprisoned in East Germany for their resistance efforts. Johanna falls ill and becomes delirious with fever. As her life literally flashes before her eyes, will Johanna have the strength-and desire-to survive?
New House 5: How a dorm becomes a home
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,010. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Welcome to New House 5. For fifty-six freshmen it’s home. A place where friends are made and doors are always open, where hearts are broken and tears are shed. And for resident assistant Andy Butler, it’s the best story about friendship he has ever known. Watch as these students try to overcome their flaws and fears to create a bond so special that nothing can pull them apart. Not even themselves.
Selo
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(3.00 from 1 review)
Les Kingsley is sixteen, skinny and scared. He spends his days dodging bullies at work, school and home. When he helps a hospital patient, a friendship develops that brings Les courage and strength that he never knew before. But the new friend and mentor make Les a target on both sides of the law. Soon, Les must make hard choices about right, wrong and self-preservation.
Chasing Nikki
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Series: Chase Walker, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,800. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
A broken heart. A troubled past. An unexpected romance that changes everything. Will love and trust be enough to overcome the ultimate test? Chasing Nikki
Linked
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Demarche. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Linked is a teen novel about two boys who were begging for help and unable to cope in a world filled with overwhelming family problems. One was black and the other was white and now they had switched!
A Safe Crossing
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Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A schoolboy has second thoughts about allowing a bully to intimidate him.
Truth's Consequence, A Braji Short Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A further exploration of Kraut's life after Brajilliana. Kraut must make the difficult decision to tell the truth. He learns that truth does not set you free, or even relieve the pain of regret, but it just might set you on a new course for a better life. A short, short story based on a character from the novel Braji.