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Homegrown
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,020. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Homegrown is a coming-of-age novel set in a contemporary children’s home. Teenaged Cooter finds his way of life crashing down when the Home begins to accept more hardened “state kids.” Told primarily as a flashback, Homegrown follows Cooter as he faces his troubled past, seeking answers and redemption.
Taste the Bright Lights
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,160. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A hard hitting story following 14 year old Lisa as she runs away from home and learns to survive on the streets. 'This book knocked me sideways...will speak for the disenchanted voice of a generation much like Catcher in the Rye did to the youth in the 50s.' 'Exceptional.' 'A brilliant book which should be on the syllabus of every secondary school.' 'Incendiary reading. Exemplary writing.'
They All Lied! A First Hand Account Of Single Parenting In 2012
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
This book is a combination of everything I wish someone would have told me about parenting before I had children. My hope is that young women listen to what I have to say before they decide to have children. Most people who care about a female will tell her not to have children or tell her to wait to have children but never completely explain why.
Angel No More
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Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
He calls himself Robert Kelly, known as Bob. They call him the mystery boy.
Cheap White Meat
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Price: Free! Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
After living in care most of her life, 15 year-old Jennifer finds herself being easy prey for a local paedophile group. When the police start to investigate potential abuse against Jennifer she doesn’t want to co-operate. However, when she meets Jack, a new carer, she decides to speak out. Not for herself, but for the other girls who have been victims and are too afraid to come forward.