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How Real
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,290. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sixteen-year-old Emmalyn's life is turned upside-down after she is bullied out of school for severely injuring one of the school's top athletes. Abandoned by her friends, she befriends Larissa, the sweet girl from across the street, and Drew, a hard-to-read boy with a knack for being too honest. While Larissa does everything in her power to keep Emmalyn afloat, Drew drags her down.
Sarah's Diary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,190. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Sarah's Diary is a story, although fictional, based on a collection of accounts of the lives of teens on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Sarah's story could be that of any girl in her mid-teen years living in a home where abuse, rape, drug and alcohol addiction, prostitution, irresponsible adult behavior and hopelessness reign. It is not an exaggeration. This is their reality.
Driving Lessons
Series: The You Know Who Girls, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,140. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Dive into Abbey Brooks’s sophomore year as she attempts to figure out the amazing, but sometimes complicated, life of a you-know-who girl at Gila High School.
Hell, and God, and Nuns with Rulers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The holy sacrament of Confirmation is considered Baptism for adults, a time when individuals proclaim their faith in God. So why does Tristan Adamson feel so much trepidation when his parents force him to take classes to be confirmed in the Catholic Church? Is it because he isn't sure if this is the right choice?
Gossamer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011 by Crystal Quill Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sophia's spent her life as the infamous Blithe Baby. When she's forced to start her senior year at a new school, will it mean a new start? Or will her past catch up to her in ways more dangerous than before?
Beginnings (Hiding Behind The Couch Short Story)
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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Journey back to childhood, where the buds of friendship blossom; take a peek into the lives of the primary school children who would become...The Circle. A stand-alone prequel from Hiding Behind The Couch.
The Battle for Tomorrow: A Fable
Series: Battle for Tomorrow, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,060. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A 16 year old girl is arrested and sent to juvenile hall for participating in an antiwar blockade and occupation of the US Capitol.
A Trail of Lies
Series: Troubled, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,640. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A distraught teenage girl, a lonely New Zealand mountain of secrets and a boy with bush-craft skills. What could possibly go wrong?
Don't Haunt This Place
Series: Now Hear This!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Seventeen-year-old Amanda has just learned that she's pregnant by her crack-dealing boyfriend. Estranged from her family and most of her friends, the pull of the drugs, Billy, and her old way of life is strong. But she can't do to her baby what her mother did to her. She has to find a way to break the cycle.
The Calibans: The Purgatorium Series, Book Three
Series: The Purgatorium Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,550. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Daphne returns to the island to save her best friend, Cam, and the other "Calibans" who've been brainwashed by Dr. Gray, but her entire world comes crashing down along with the Purgatorium when federal ATF officers arrive with a warrant during a dangerous exercise. What she believed to be so isn't, and the blurry line between art and reality leaves her reeling.
Iris: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
12-year-old Iris Beekman loves her life in Holland. But then Mom moves Iris and her siblings move to California to start their new life. Can Iris’s brother get his 3-part plan to reunite their parents off the ground in time to break up Dad and his girlfriend? How will Iris handle it when Mom starts dating a fellow professor? And will the family pull together or fall apart when tragedy strikes?
The Love Quad
Series: Saffron Stories Novels, Saffron Stories Novel Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,780. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by In the Stacks Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Emma Saffron is back in The Love Quad. As a college sophomore in California, she meets her gay best friend, Spencer, who struggles with his sexuality, Guy, who has almost zero confidence, and Alexis, her smart and savvy roommate, whose New York upbringing gave her too much. Emma's new love story is a girls who like boys, who like boys, who like girls, who like girls dilemma.
How Good It Can Be
Series: Saffron Stories Novels, Saffron Stories Novel Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,090. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014 by In the Stacks Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Contemporary Young Adult/Teen novel How Good It Can Be is the coming-of-age story of 17-year old Emma Saffron, just as her heart’s been zipped open to romance and sexual experience, betrayal and duplicity, and eventually, victory. Emma is every girl — an everyday girl that extraordinary things happen to — and they can happen to you, too.
Break My Bones
Series: The Wish Makers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Seventeen-year-old aspiring photographer Crissy Sheets makes a desperate wish to get away from her abusive boyfriend and miserable home life. The wish is granted and Lance appears and teaches her how to defend herself. Breaking away isn't that easy though. Crissy finds the confidence, but will standing up and saying no push her boyfriend too far?