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Varsity Adventures
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Let’s walk with Mynie as she enjoys her first year at university, where we will see how she and her friends cope with the situations life throws at them.
Gideon Lee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,340. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by esKape ePress, LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Lark Singer’s relationship with her mother is prickly to say the least. As she enters a musical competition that could launch her career, Lark also searches for answers her mother would rather keep hidden. Throw into the mix the fact her best friend Bean has been acting strangely, and Lark finds herself launched into uncharted territory. Will her quest for answers sabotage her musical aspirations?
I Hate School
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
Nilly is a rebellious eleven-year-old girl who hates school, her parents and her life. No one understands her. Everyone thinks she’s ungrateful, whiny and annoying, but she’s really inquisitive, compassionate and open-hearted. Nilly has no friends. Yes, she does, but Pax doesn’t exist in reality. I hate school is a story about the unconventional life and following one’s own heart.
The Good Luck Knot
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,470. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Love. That’s all Jordan wants. Family love. Friend love. Romantic love. Love for the world. Love for life. But above all, she wants to love herself. And if she could figure out how, the rest would probably fall into place. Unfortunately, loving and accepting herself feels as attainable as walking on the sun.
My Unforgettable Year
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,620. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This is a coming-of-age story about triumph and tragedy, love and loss, acceptance and letting go. This is a deeply emotive story told in the first person voice of a seventeen-year-old boy. The themes are many: bullying, friendships, dealing with death, and falling in love. This book will be loved by male and female.
Entertaining Angels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,230. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Madison Andrews can’t face her reflection in the mirror. All she sees is a big, fat nobody. Yet, deep inside she longs for something more, something that’s not skin deep.
Diversion, Breaking the Pattern #2
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Series: Breaking the Pattern. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,390. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Raised to a life of crime, Sandy is a teenage prostitute, junkie, and con artist. She always joked that her Da taught her a trade, that it hadn’t hurt her to be brought up like she was. But things keep getting more complicated, more dangerous, and Sandy doesn't want to admit even to herself that she longs for an honest, normal life.
SOME ARE COWS & SOME ARE DEER
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
If you’ve read “Who Moved My Cheese?” book written by Spencer Johnson or “Animal Farm” written by George Orwell and you did not enjoy reading them, the story of "Some are cows and some are deer" is not a good choice for you,I recommend you to read 25% of the first section of the story. It has been provided free of charge for you
My Journey Through Certah
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Price: $1.05 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
The storms of life will come in all shapes and when they do show up, know that they will eventually make way. This is evident in the teenage life of Certah as she struggles to find her footing in a world that always seems ready to devour her at every angle.
The Village Green
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Kelsey stood in a long line of ragged people as she did every week, waiting to receive her weekly rations. But the rations were getting smaller and the people were worried. Had life always been like this: hunger, want, and disease? As far as Kelsey knew, it always had, but when she finds the journal of Henry Martin everything begins to change. Will she be strong enough to fulfill a prophecy?
Pigfoot and Pigeon Hands
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Pigfoot and Pigeon Hands finds Kenroy and Itchy up a tree, a black mango tree, just hanging out. Kenroy regales his friend with a story told to him by Granny years, before. It is the story of a man folks called Pigfoot.
Halcyon
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Price: Free! Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This dystopian, bildungsroman, follows a pack of seven adolescents and a child, living in the abandoned surf club of Macmasters beach, Australia, as the dust of their collapsed society settles. It is told from several of their perspectives, switching between characters throughout the novel, as they grow together, struggling to overcome psychological scars and find closure.
Therapy Notes: Morbid Reflections in the Etiology of Morbus Masculi Rebellis
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Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Looking back on my life now that I am older, I find a symbol for the way my life has gone and the kind of person I’ve been in experiences I had when attempting to run track in high school.
Finding Willow
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Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Clean Teen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
“Finding Willow” is the prequel to “Unspeakable,” the touching romance between Brody and Willow that explores one girl’s quiet strength to survive the unbearable weight of a family secret alone, and the love and resolve of a boy determined to help her.
Grey Days
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
One day, the Earth decided to stop. No peace, no sun, no hope on the surface. But resistance and help lie underneath. This is where Anna lives, counting the Grey Days and carrying on. Because that's what humans do.
A Door Just Opened
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Thirteen-year-old Anna’s passionate dream is to go to high school, the first girl from her tiny farm community back in 1910 to do so. She is determined not to stay at home like her older sister, Mary Ellen, helping their mother and waiting to marry a local farmer. But there is no money to send her to River Heights, seven miles away, and anyway, her mother needs her.
Revolver
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Inspired by selections from T.S. Eliot's "Waste Land" and Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godat, Revolver is a tale of one man's journey into insanity. Ernie has lost his job, his home, and his health medication in a downward spiral that he eventually begins to enjoy as he finds a replacement job, a possible unrequited love he doesn't understand, and a revolver.
The Season of Autumn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
How does a teen girl cope in a world full of poverty and uncertainty. What happens when she discovers that her best friend is not the person she thought she was? Find out what happens in the Season of Autumn; an emotional, heartfelt roller coaster.
The Devil is my Leopard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Tracy always thought she knew how to avoid the school weirdos. But maybe she gave herself too much credit. Maybe she never considered that they avoided her. Until now. An off-beat story of sticking up for others . . . even when they might not exactly be your friends. The Devil is my Leopard: A Short Story.
The Teardrop
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Teardrop second in the Kenroy stories series. Corey, Kenroy's classmate and the focus of this story, has a dysfunctional household situation. For Developmental Bibliotherapy purposes, the story line "is most appropriate for teenagers who are dealing with transitions, trust, friendships, drug prevention, gangs, crime, morality...." Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson, Bibliotherapy Education Project