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Finding November
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Being sixteen can be hell, and life at Liberty High isn't doing Sarah Daniels any favors. Bullies, boys, an abusive mother, and now this: an old journal left to Sarah in her aunt's will.With each passing entry, she grows closer to transforming the skeletons in her mom's closet into proven facts. Everyone has a story. For Sarah, one boy's journey across Great Depression America will set her free.
Red
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,850. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Clean Teen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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Saved by a rebel force she’d only ever heard rumors about, Rema finds herself in a forbidden place. She is finally safe—free from the king and Prince Lennek. But not everything is as it seems at the rebel fortress. Secrets are whispered, and loyalties are tested. Once Rema uncovers the truth of her heritage, will she flee?
Unravelled
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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Unravelled tells the story of a child Holocaust survivor, Aliz, the lone remnant of her immediate family, who must travel alone to America to live with distant relatives she has never met--a deeply depressed aunt and a teenage daughter, Isabelle, longing to break free. Told conversely through the eyes of Aliz and Isabelle, it is a story of the lives war and genocide touch long after they are over
Eleven
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 32,520. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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Eleven: the journey of a boy turning eleven on 9/11. When Alex Douglas rescues a stray dog as a birthday gift to himself, he doesn't think his life can get much better. But this day has bigger things in store for both of them.
Gold Rush Girl Book One of The California Argonauts
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Series: The California Argonauts, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Lucinda Martin York and George Arnold may be at odds about how to make money during the California Gold Rush, but they have one thing in common, and it is the desire to survive and thrive at any cost. In this historical novel, two strangers join forces to fight against thieves, fire, and the elements, but the hardest fight is for the survival of their relationship.
The Disappearing Rose
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 50,970. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The two little Princes in the Tower disappeared five centuries ago – so what are they doing in our time?
To Dream of Langston
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 157,730. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
From the beautiful landscape of the moorlands of 's North Yorkshire to the rolling bluegrass pastures of Kentucky, one young woman's passion carries her from love's first bloom to a love everlasting--but betrayal sweeps Katherine across the sea and lands her in the hands of a man she dares not trust. Jayce Langston is intrigued by the woman who swoons at his feet. But will love triumph over loss?
Homeward
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,230. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A novel for young adults, Homeward acts as a time capsule to zip the reader back over two hundred years into a world difficult to envision-no cars, Internet, telephone, or air travel. Here we meet Esther Boyle in 1887, as a girl of twelve, when she arrives at her maternal grandmother's home in war-ravaged rural Virginia.
Savadio's Secrets
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In this young adult, historical fiction tale, fourteen-year old Fredo Ponterutto tries hard to be accepted by family and friends. Conflicts regarding money, his papa’s expectations, and neighborhood thug Donato have left him feeling insecure. Fredo vows to uncover Savadio’s secrets. He begins a journey full of peril and unexpected discoveries changes his life forever.
Violet and the Locked Room and Missing Page Thirteen
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Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, Dec 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, formerly a secret high-society detective, sets out to discover a mysterious locked room in a Colonial mansion, upsetting the eccentric owner's protector, who sets out to discover Violet's mysterious past. Violet's ninth big case with the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Doctor, his Wife, and the Clock
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Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, Nov/December 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, working secretly as a high-society detective, attempts to discover if a respected doctor’s confession of murder is true, or psychotically induced. Violet's eighth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the House of Clocks
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Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,960. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, October/November 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, plays companion to a sadistic old woman, a risky departure from her secret job as a high-society detective, in the hope of saving a young woman’s life. Violet's seventh big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Intangible Clue
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Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, August 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, delves into the past of a murdered woman to discover the killer, as part of her secret job as a high-society detective, while trying to avoid exposure and a forced marriage. Violet's sixth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Second Bullet
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Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, July 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, seeks to prove a young father did not kill himself and his child, risking her exposure as a high-society detective, in the hope of saving the man's grieving widow from destitution and forced prostitution. Violet's fifth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Dreaming Lady
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Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, June 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, tries to find a millionaire’s lost will and testament that was hidden by a sleepwalking woman, risking her own future in the hope of saving a family from destitution. Violet's fourth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Grotto Specter
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Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, May 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, seeks to clear a man she loves of murder, at the risk of being disowned by her family and of losing her secret job as a high-society detective. Violet's third big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Golden Slipper
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Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,930. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, April 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, seeks the truth behind a series of thefts, risking her secret job as a high-society detective, in the hope of saving a young woman from dishonor and the law. Violet's second big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet's Problem
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Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, March 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, searches for her disgraced sister. Violet risks losing everything in the hope of saving her sister from a life of poverty and despair. The first girl-detective, her first case, the one that launches her career as a secret high-society detective. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries, a young-adult series.
The White Rabbit Mysteries
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Price: $1.37 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: British English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A light-hearted modern mystery story which revisits the past and is set in Lyndhurst in the New Forest, England. The book follows a young woman who finds herself on a treasure hunt linked to her ancestor - the real life character Alice Liddell who was the inspiration for the Alice in Wonderland books by Lewis Carroll. A fast-paced read, it is suitable for any age from about 11 and up.
Why the Victorians Saw Ghosts – An Illustrated Guide to 19th Century Spiritualism
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You set the price! Words: 24,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Originally conceived as a blog to accompany Gallagher's historical YA novels, this guide provides a great introduction to the fascinating phenomenon of 19th Century spiritualism. If you can't tell your materializations from your Mumlers, or never realized just how physical ghost-grabbing could get, then this may well be the perfect book for you.