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Just About Healing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,250. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
My sister was my lifeline, my beacon, my North Star. I could rely on her, depend on her, turn to her when the world was just too hard to face. She could depend on me for the same. Time, supposedly, heals all wounds. I don't believe that. But I do know there are other ways to heal. I just had to find them.
Frankie
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,350. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
In the quaint seaside town of Blue Harbor, Frankie stumbles upon a friendly American Eskimo dog that leads him to a new family. But will Frankie stay or are his Mafia roots so deep they lead him back to Chicago? Frankie is a deeply moving and sometimes funny story of love, tragedy, and secrets.
Lies That Bind: Kaedyn's Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sixteen-year-old Kaedyn's mother dies of cancer, but worse things are coming when she is sent to live with her sister.
House on Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,970. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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As the house burned, Cory left his mom to save Jess, because he loves her as no brother should. Now almost 16, his secret feelings are about to become public, and the truth could destroy the family. Incest in another home is in the headlines. In this compelling coming-of-age story, teens, their friends and parents talk honestly about sex, death, taboos, and the many ways we love each other. 13+
Everlasting
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Blue Cedar Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Friendship comes in all shapes and sizes – from best friends and parents who mean well, to new sparks of love. If strong enough, if enough love and trust exists, the friendship holds fast. For these five young women, the bonds of friendship will bend to the breaking point as they struggle to understand themselves, their dreams, and the people in their lives.
Because I'm Disposable
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,730. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Sixteen-year-old Callista Tanner was in the bathroom slitting her wrists the night her father took a fatal plunge down the stairs. People around her think she attempted suicide because she found him dead -- or worse, because she had a guilty conscience. Few know the truth; Michael Tanner had been beating her for years.
Roskill
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,730. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When John is made redundant from his job in Christchurch he moves his family to Auckland. But things don’t go quite to plan. It’s not long before John’s change in behaviour puts his family at risk. This is a story that is at once disturbing and hopeful. It shows how the scourge of ‘P’ (Methamphetamine) damages lives and draws innocent families into its web.
Isabel: Running on the Edge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,470. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
Life was perfect for 14 year old Isabel with good friends and a close family, but the accident changed everything. Forced to move to struggle town, Northgate, Isabel soon discovers life is not so easy. Angry and lonely, Isabel turns to her passions of running and art, but overlooks elements essential for happiness. Eventually she discovers the missing pieces but must decide what to do with them.
Nata in una casa di donne
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: Italian. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Non capì,comprese.Perché comprendere era di più,era un abbraccio,era prendere con sé,era farne parte.Una storia di incomprensioni e di crescita in una famiglia popolata da donne,i segreti,gli errori,le conquiste,le vittorie e le disfatte.Unico uomo protagonista il padre,che assiste muto e defilato a una storia lunga 50 anni, le cui ferite e relative cure sono le stesse dell'Italia del dopoguerra.
Ken's War
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,380. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
As the conflict in Viet Nam escalates, army brat Ken and his hot-headed dad are suddenly deployed from Pennsylvania to a dinky post in Japan. Culture clash is just one of the many sucker punches that knocks Ken's world upside down. He struggles as his assumptions about friends and enemies, loyalty and betrayal, and love and manipulation are fractured.
While I Danced
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 69,510. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A nerve-wracking audition for a summer ballet workshop reminds 15-year-old Cass how much she wishes her mom hadn’t died so young. Her dad isn’t exactly Mr. Encouragement when it comes to her dancing, and he shuts down whenever she asks about her mother. Cass feels as though her life is a puzzle with a giant piece missing. Dancing has become her safe place where she doesn’t have to think about.
The Art of Being Indifferent
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,790. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
During the tutoring assignment from hell, Drew and Posey, two teens from opposite sides of the tracks, discover they have more in common than they thought....abusive parents. Love sparks between the two, in a town where social lines don't like to be blurred, and secrets are often kept behind closed doors.
Elliot Finley's Strange and Inexplicable Events: Jus' Plain Ole Daisy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,310. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A broken but talented young girl whose mother suddenly disappears, a mystical, magical drawing book, a renegade shaman with terribly wicked intentions, and a gracious and highly protective dragon: such is the intriguing premise behind Elliot Finley's Strange and Inexplicable Events: Jus' Plain Ole Daisy.
Walled In
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,280. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When her father is accused of fraud, seventeen year old Vandy Spencer discovers her entire life has been built on a heart-shattering deception. Seventeen year old Vandy Spencer lives like a princess. Sheltered by her wealthy family, she happily makes plans to spend a fantasy before-college gap summer with her gorgeous boyfriend.
Summer at Paradise Ranch
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Series: Paradise Ranch, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
From R. Barri Flowers, the bestselling author of teen novels Count Dracula’s Teenage Daughter, Teen Ghost at Dead Lake, and Danger in Time, comes the new YA adventure series, Summer at Paradise Ranch. Lexi Montoya, fifteen, is forced to go to Maui, Hawaii for the summer to visit her mother, where she rides horses, hula dances, surfs, and finds romance and danger.
May I Be Frank?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014 by Cohesion Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Frank the stray finds himself in unfamiliar circumstances when he is adopted and forced into the role of housecat. He is no longer his brother's keeper. He is restless and confused and about to make some very poor decisions. Enticed by Vincent Van Gato, feline crime boss and mobster, Frank takes a walk on the dark side. Will his conscience save him from himself or will he be forever lost?
Tawny
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
For twelve-year-old Trey Landry, life on his family’s NH farm has always been difficult. And since his twin brother’s death, he feels his life is twice as hard. But when his father brings home an injured doe, Trey and his family look beyond their wounds to save another life. The boy and the deer form a special bond as they heal together. Soon however, Trey must learn that loving means letting go.
After the Storm
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Series: Angel Island, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,460. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
For most people, starting senior year at a new high school would be a nightmare, but for Ella O’Dell it’s the new beginning she desperately needs. Two months after her mother’s death, she’s ready to leave behind the rebellious, unhappy person she became when she found out her mom was dying.
Una ragazza
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,240. Language: Italian. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
«Questo è il contratto: io scriverò solo quando ne avrò voglia e solo di ciò che mi sembrerà importante, starà a voi unire i puntini per capire cosa ne viene fuori.» Così la teenager Ginevra si rivolge agli immaginari lettori del suo diario. I pensieri scivolano leggeri sulla pagina e la vicenda si snoda attraverso incontri e situazioni che la protagonista affronta senza risparmiare a nessuno...
The Skipworth Summer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,850. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Ross Benedict is a 9th grade teacher who breaks his vow never to return to a small Arkansas town and the memories that live there. He wants no reminders of the hurt and loss he experienced when he was a troubled, scared teenager. But the inescapable pull of that long-ago time draws him back to the home of his unlikely mentor, 75 year-old Luther Skipworth, and Ross recalls a tumultuous...