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The Turn-around Bird
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,120. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
A modern African American family is hurled to the “end of the earth”— fourteenth century Timbuktu. It’s a time and place teeming with devious djinn, powerful sorcerers, devout Muslim marabouts and fierce Tuareg generals. Above it all reigns Mansa Kankan Musa, emperor of Africa’s legendary Golden Empire. Will he allow them to return to the twenty-first century with their heads still attached?
I Bleed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
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Xavier, a gifted boy raised by a religious zealot, writes anonymously to girls at his school. When discovered by one jealous boyfriend, it triggers a violent response, fuelled by gossip, paranoia and a culture that cowers to intimidation. Ultimately, Xavier's innocent gesture has tragic consequences.
Camp Elsewhere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
17-year-old Nora wants to stay sober, but she's not very motivated by life. She enrolls in a summer self-discovery retreat and can't possibly see how she will fit in with the eager and positive participants. When she happens upon a counselor from a camp for sick kids across the lake, she's inspired to try harder. But life's challenges push Nora to an edge she promised she never go near again.