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The Cake is a Lie
Price: Free! Words: 89,090. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Meet Marco Caldirola-Davis, adolescent millennial. Under his dinosaur teeth and baby fat hides an ambition to rival Ozymandias. Meet his teenage social scene. Competitive. Cutthroat. He fit in perfectly. (Memoir. True story, no lie).
The Voice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013 by Lands Atlantic. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
During her abduction and assault, Audrey begins to hear a voice. She hopes she's not going crazy, because after what she's experienced, that's the most logical explanation. However, as she begins to listen to the voice, Audrey realizes that someone may be telepathically trying to help her. Unfortunately, rescue isn't all she needs. In order to leave behind the constant reminders, she flees to her
In Too Deep
Series: Life is Tough, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Josh becomes the target of the school bully, he is humiliated and only finds solace in the shore breaks at Piha, West Auckland. When he is forced to make a critical decision, will he conquer his resentment and do the right thing, or allow his anger to place others at risk?
Johnny Buckethead
Price: Free! Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Edward Stuckey was as normal as any other boy, except for one thing: his head was shaped exactly like a plain old ordinary bucket. Nobody's fault, he was born that way. When he was eight years old, the bully of the school, Willie O'Ray, gave him the nickname "Johnny Buckethead." Find out what happens to Edward through the years as he deals with having a buckethead.
Ashes, Ashes, Don't Fall Down
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dedicated to those who have been trapped in abuse, this is the story of one girl's survival. Escaping into books, she is able to endure until she reaches adulthood, when she walks out of her troubling past and into the promise of her own future.
Unclouded Day
Series: The Stones of Song, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,160. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Brian had always believed there had to be something more out there than just the dull and humdrum world he was used to. So when something magical was suddenly dropped in his lap, he wasn’t at all disbelieving, as some people might have been. When reality is harsh, you learn very quickly to look beyond it. This beautiful novel of love and redemption will make you ponder what truly matters.
What Alice Saw
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A tale of domestic abuse and the result of a woman pushed too far seen through the eyes of a child. The story is for all those women out there who are suffering and feel as if they may break down one day. Don't, walk away before it gets to that point.
Uncool- True Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Everyone has a breaking point. This girl was no exception. No friends. Bullies constantly picking on her. No one to talk to, and it seems like the whole school has branded her "Uncool" What's a girl to do!? She feels so alone in the world. Until the cutest boy at school (in her eyes) asks her out on a date! Without questioning it, she accepts... Note: This story has a tragic ending.
Molly's Needs
Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story about abandonment and choices. Whether it is the wrong or right choice, it will inevitably have an impact on someone else.
Life Lessons from a Cat
Series: Life Lessons, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rebekah learns about life from her cat. Patience. Friendship. The art of being still.
King Jimmy
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Boys and girls begin a dangerous game in a school yard one cold winter's day. (Short fiction)
Colourblind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Educational
(5.00 from 1 review)
Colourblind tells the story of two 12-year-olds – Ajani Burke and Alec Sinclair – who attend Tri-Parish Boys’ Secondary School in Barbados. At first divided by Ajani’s racist tendencies and Alec’s aberrant behaviour, the boys are forced to form an alliance which fast becomes friendship as they battle a common obstacle – the school-based gang called the Tri-P Slayers.
Sticks and Stones
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a story about how a boy in a small Australian country town who is bullied by his classmates copes with the violence that is directed at him. This story would benefit anyone who is/has been bullied. It would also be useful to study in the classroom in conjunction with an examination of bullying.
Razorburn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes surviving your youth is harder than it sounds. Surrounded by decadence, 17-year-old Gabe struggles with the remnants of a dysfunctional family and the death of his beloved uncle. His mother, sent to an insane asylum with severe schitzophrenia, haunts the edges of his mind. Is his own mental deterioration inevitable, or will he succeed in taking his own life before that happens?
The 89TH Temple
You set the price! Words: 49,330. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Once an ascetic rite of passage, the Shikoku Pilgrimage of 88 Temples has become a more generalized ritual of penance for troubled souls. Seven juvenile offenders on leave from various reform schools are walking the 1,300-kilometer pilgrimage with a counselor and some assigned wardens from the state. When they finish the journey, they will be released. Will they rejoin society or leave it behind?
D- (minus)
Series: High School & Therapy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013 by Coyotes Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
D- (minus) is a book of poems that revolve around bullying and harassment and many stories that come out about the subjects.
Rumors (A Lingering Echoes Prequel)
Price: Free! Words: 59,010. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Clean Teen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Upon returning for her senior year of high school, rumors quickly spread about the tragic summer accident that left the school’s star athlete grieving in the shadows. Now, the last thing Allie wants is the limelight. But the relentless pressure for normalcy from her friends and family leaves her with no choice but to surrender. Rumors is a prequel novel to Lingering Echoes.
The Apology
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of a teenager and the various types of social and emotional challenges he faces and the way he fights and overcomes them.
Fight (#0.5, Fierce Series)
Series: Fierce, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Teased and bullied her whole life, nerd girl Autumn Blakewood is withdrawing more and more. Nobody can protect her from her malicious classmates who seem set on destroying what’s left of her heart. However, devastating news now also rips her family apart. It’s up to her to pick up the pieces of her life and find a way to fix everything. Will she find the courage to fight?
The Release
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: Australian English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A dystopian set in the future, this short story follows Aniya Pearce, a sixteen year old girl who is about to take a test to find out whether she will be allowed to be admitted as a member of the controlled society.