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What Starla Did
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Price: Free! Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A Texas teenager deliberately gets pregnant so she can sell the baby on the Internet and use the money to become a Hollywood star.
Anecdotals on Life
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Price: Free! Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Joycelynn faces issues of promiscuity. Ron and Tony face peer pressure and drug issues. Kathleen and John face a major life decision that affects everyone around them. The stories deal with the day to day trials of teens and young adults. The stories tackle promiscuity, teen drug use and teen pregnancy. Included in the book are questions related to each story to discuss with teenagers.
Tamatiestraat
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Price: Free! Words: 34,350. Language: Afrikaans. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Die veertienjarige Lelanie Louw se ma spring onverwags saam met haar nuwe man op ’n vliegtuig na Europa. Niemand het ’n idee wanneer om haar terug te verwag nie. Inteendeel, dit lyk al hoe meer vir die snipperige Lelanie of sy glad nie terugkom nie. Skielik moet sy en haar ouer broer Dewald by hul pa in sy woonstel intrek en teen wil en dank aanpas.
Hold On
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You set the price! Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.95 from 19 reviews)
The moon is simply not bright enough for those who live with darkness. This is the story of a young girl who has lost herself. By opening this book, you are opening the gateway into her mind and all that lurks there. Be warned though, if you are looking for a story of a girl who finds herself, this is not for you.
Onions
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Price: Free! Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
When twelve-year-old "Onions" arrives at his new foster home in Lozen, Arizona, he brings with him only a skateboard and a lot of anger. When he tries to snatch a purse, he learns the first of many lessons Sandrine, a retired circus performer, will teach him. From Sandrine he learns about the magic of books, the challenge of playing the trumpet, and, most of all, about how to love.
Cheap White Meat
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Price: Free! Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
NaNoWriMo 2012 book. Last updated 2012-11-26 04:13:18
Goal reached!
After living in care most of her life, 15 year-old Jennifer finds herself being easy prey for a local paedophile group. When the police start to investigate potential abuse against Jennifer she doesn’t want to co-operate. However, when she meets Jack, a new carer, she decides to speak out. Not for herself, but for the other girls who have been victims and are too afraid to come forward.
Lindsey's Choice
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Price: Free! Words: 38,170. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lindsey’s Choice is a novel of fiction targeting young adults. The reader makes the choices! Similar to the 'Choose Your Own Adventure series.’ Following the initial decision the main character makes, the story then branches into two story lines, the main character embarks on two separate journeys. Several young adult issues are addressed.
The green points
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Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
WARNING! This is a Zed Lab Experiment! "The green points" description: An evening in summer to the beginning of the years '80, a teen-ager and one friend of his of a few older years are found on a bench of the public gardens to speak of the future...
Are You My Sister? an adoption story
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Price: Free! Words: 25,610. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Fourteen-year-old Sandy Robeson accidentally discovers she has a sister who was given up for adoption seventeen years earlier. After learning that her newly discovered sister, Sarah, lives only 45 minutes away, she conspires (possibly against her mother's wishes) to meet Sarah in a nearby mall.
Grime Diary: The American Interpretation
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Price: Free! Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Grime is raw like an open wound, rough like rubbing your face on a 5 o’clock shadow with unmistakable passion and the heart of a thousand lions. Grime has its own rules that set it apart from Hip Hop. My name is Charlie Boy. I’m or I was a DJ. My first mission was to open my ears, but now I’m coming for yours too. So listen close and don’t be afraid when it starts to bite you.
Three Point King
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Price: Free! Words: 75,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jack Hampton is an average boy in a small Kansas town with an incredible gift. When his mom takes a job in Denver, Colorado, Jack embarks on a journey that transforms his gift into a talent while he experiences the reality of racism, bullying, and privilege. THIS BOOK IS IN THE EDITING STAGES AND WILL REMAIN FREE UNTIL FINAL EDITING IS COMPLETED...
On the Track of Loss (Jason Peirce Series #2)
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Series: Jason Peirce, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(1.00 from 1 review)
One year ago Jason lost a race. Now he is training to run against the same person that beat him. In the mean time, he is spending time with the people he loves, playing tour guide, and dealing with loss.
Gerard
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sally Busnick was a loner until Gerard came into the picture. Gerard is everything that she could ever want—seductive, smart, funny, gorgeous, and outgoing. Yet there is something about him that is off. He is perfect. Too Perfect. And Sally finds out all too soon that no human being can be that way.
Soldier of a Once Free Nation
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
Flash Fiction about a perspective on Government and how it could effect its citizens in the future.
Speak Up
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Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Bailey is painfully shy. "Huh?" is the word she hears most often. But today she must make the choice of speaking up for the first time.
As Clear As The Sun Rising
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Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Mouser is done. Now what? A story of transition, acceptance, and forgiveness
Brad's Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Snommis Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
I was so lucky to be Brad’s girl. Bradley Jennings was his name. Brad was the boy that had managed to steal my heart. He was also the boy who would kill me.
Sticks and Stones
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Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a story about how a boy in a small Australian country town who is bullied by his classmates copes with the violence that is directed at him. This story would benefit anyone who is/has been bullied. It would also be useful to study in the classroom in conjunction with an examination of bullying.
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.