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Summer of Smoke
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,480. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Seven years after it was torn apart by racial violence, James Porter returns to his hometown of Trenton, New Jersey, for a high school reunion. He reconnects with old friends, and with sworn enemies, and with the girl who got away. He relives the events of the tumultuous summer of 1968—vivid memory after vivid memory—until he finally faces the terrible truth of what happened there.
The Girl Inventor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,150. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
An adventure story written in lush prose, The Girl Inventor is a spellbinding exploration of how we interact with our thoughts, the world, and the places they intersect.
Finding Roland McCray (The Adventures of Roland McCray)
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 87,630. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
The “Roland McCray” stories are reminiscent of Salinger’s “Catcher in the Rye”, Bradbury’s “Dandelion Wine” and Faulkner’s short stories! The way they are woven you feel what Roland feels; not all lightness and brightness, but like real life in all of its shaded details. A theme of remembrance and a bit of melancholy runs throughout the book, only serving to make it seem more real.
Losing Logan
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,760. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Clean Teen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(5.00 from 1 review)
"What if the one thing you never meant to hold on to, is the one thing you can't let go of?" Normally finding a hot guy in her bedroom wouldn’t irritate Zoe so badly, but finding her childhood friend Logan there is a big problem. Mostly because he’s dead.
Croc-Odile
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Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
C’est l’été, la classe de Première L du lycée Jean Cocteau de Kenmare, petite ville bretonne, part en voyage scolaire à La Rochelle. Une ombre plane sur le séjour : Marie-Odile, le bouc émissaire de la classe, est aussi de la partie. Un roman à plusieurs voix où chaque personnage donne sa version de l'histoire au fil du récit.
Between Two Thorns (The Red Rose #1)
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Series: The Red Rose, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 134,850. Language: British English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
In the backward Republic of Rosewick, Catherine has worked as a scandaler since the age of six. Employed among dozens of young criminals in the underworld, she has lived in poverty her entire life, earning her way by committing crime on every level. It isn't until the mayor of her polluted town reveals his plot to destroy all else perfect, that Catherine begins to see the error of her ways.
A Wounded World
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 107,580. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Wounded World is the story of Normal, a talented young artist who moves in with his grandmother at River Gate; A Living Community for the Terminally Ill. A tragic young man, Normal loses himself in the shadow of death. It is up to Koren Shaw, a pretty and popular girl, rising above the shallow view of her world, to teach Normal that there can be life after death.
Fragile Creatures
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Reeling from the guilt of her father's death, seventeen-year-old Evangeline Frost attempts to take her own life. To save what's left, she is sent to Kindred Hides Wildlife Preserve, where she meets Ruke, a giraffe in mourning. Together they begin to heal, and Evangeline finds there is redemption for her, and that the bonds between human, animal, and life are not as fragile as she once thought.
Ghost City
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
In this post-apocalyptic ghost story, the young survivors at the end of the world must choose whether to continue clinging to the comfort of a past they barely remember, or moving on into the unknown.
Gitanjali- An Ode to Life
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Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 86,770. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
A blissful love story is torn apart by an unforgivable blunder. A heartbroken young man is sent to a sleepy town to handle Industrial Relations in a violent factory. An old Gandhian’s 40 year long wait to win back his estranged family, sees a glimmer of hope. A terminally ill youngster awaits the one who would fulfill his Death Wish. When they come together, that’s Gitanjali- an ode to life.
Pick-me-up
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Price: Free! Words: 68,540. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In small town Iowa, where a family's reputation is hard to shake, Katelyn has a choice to make--Follow her sisters' lead, lose herself to love, take the drug that's offered, or pick herself up after getting knocked down. This young adult novel travels to the troubling truth of life outside high school hallways where not every family or teenager is innocent.
A Time Before Facebook
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Series: A Time Before Facebook, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 138,000. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Two families on opposite sides of the US/Canada Border are forever united through a marriage, children, and then a death. Jimmy is now growing up in a time before computers, email and social networking. The stories are true, but some persons and events have been fictionalized where necessary.
Aban's Accension
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,480. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Aban unexpectedly inherits a house in the big city with a mysterious male tenant. She disobeys her parents to go see, intending to return home to the safety of her small town. What she finds instead upends her life and everything she has believed.
The Wanderers
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Series: Wanderers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,150. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
The slow reality of the truth is undeniable, especially when it's staring you right in the face. But for Ella, her family's deepest secret is not an easy one for her to accept. Secrets so dark she has now become the ultimate sacrifice.
Nine Days
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,920. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Andy Qwinn is the artistically challenged, ordinary child in a family of extraordinary artists. Instead of art Andy loves water - swimming in it, learning about it, protecting the animals that live in it. Trying to live up to her parents high artistic expectations and dealing with abusive stepparents it's hard for her to be herself. She discovers who she really is on a nine day runaway trip.
Persimmon
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Series: The Sword of the World, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2013 by Mountain Springs House mspringspub@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Kee-Yong was a martial arts legend in Korea, but now she's lost in the crowds of New York. Wielding the sword keeps her steady when her father isn't - but when she finds a new teacher it ignites his rage. Two sons of the city bring her good and evil, an explosive conflict that leaves her deeply marked and puts her in the eye of a cultural storm.
September in New York
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: American English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Maggie Carson is a typical teenager in the year 2035. She rides to school on her mom’s heliscooter, and eats meals prepared by a robotic maid. One day she is transported in time back to her previous life in New York City on September 5, 2001 – with a conviction that she has been given the chance to alert the city and thus save the lives of thousands of innocent people.
An Honest Man
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,940. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
From the humble roots of an 1864 immigrant from the Guang, his Shoshone wife and their little hardware store in Tahoe City, to a global humanitarian NGO empire in the present day; An Honest Man is the carefully woven tapestry of the struggles and loves, triumphs and trials of the Livingsons.
Driving the Demon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Three things happened on the same day: my grandfather died, my parents split up, and I got suspended from school for five days for being a terrorist."
The Fifth Circle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,270. Language: American English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sean and Alex live in a hell of their own making. One will escape at the expense of the other. Both will discover why Dante chose to condemn the Wrathful and the Sullen in the Fifth Circle of Hell.