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Zoofari
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,330. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Jaime Needham can't see anything at night, but she has a grand vision to protect the animals of the San Francisco Zoo from the people of her city. When 16-year-old, Jaime, gets her hands on the Master Zoo Key to rescue research study members at SF's Zoofari from an ill-fated venture into the Tigers' den, she develops the courage to find her way out, on her own terms.
Break From You
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When seventeen year old Brooke Myers’ finds herself falling for the boy who saved her from a burning building the night of homecoming, she is forced to reevaluate her relationship with her abusive boyfriend and face the ghosts in her past.
Redemption
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sally Buchanan hates the color pink, and she has ever since she was bullied by Crystal three years ago. A day before Sally's 13th birthday, she finds out her mother has secretly planned an entirely pink party and, even worse, invited Crystal. Wishing for blue, her favorite color for three years, Sally and her best friend Jamie navigate the perilously pink road to the dreaded 13th birthday party.
Lies That Bind: Kaedyn's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sixteen-year-old Kaedyn's mother dies of cancer, but worse things are coming when she is sent to live with her sister. Kaedyn is only sixteen when her mother dies of cancer and she finds herself drowning in her sorrow. As she discovers powerful mechanisms for coping with her grief, she withdraws from her family and friends more and more. Believing it is in her best interest, Kaedyn’s father...
Colourblind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » 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.
Bani's Dilemma
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bani Chamberlain has spent years trying to convince her parents that she's not the bully, but the one being bullied. It's not until her parent's split up after a late night confrontation that almost comes to blows, does Bani finally find someone who will listen to her. Will Bani ever be able to overcome her bullies? Will she find her voice? Only Bani knows those answers.
Code Name: Whatever
Price: Free! Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sixteen-year-old Margaret Beverly hates her old-lady name, but reconstructing a new identity is proving difficult. Introverted and covered in zits, Margaret's quest is immediately tested by her new Satanic stepsister, a gossiping class bully, and a flirtatious young man who doesn't care how nerdy she is. But is juggling really the answer? Or will she be doomed to nothingness forever?
Short Stories to Touch Your Heart
Series: Simple English readers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A wonderful collection of six very moving stories taken from different walks of life. A teenage boy and his grandfather, a Doberman pup called Champion, waiting for his new home, A young student in a pottery class looking for friends, a rich foreigner in Prague helping out a local guy, a businessman in the hot streets of Cairo loses his wallet and a very special schoolboy called Billy.
The Bartlett Journals: Book 1 The Prima Ballerina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In Book 1 of The Bartlett Journals, Kiki Thompsen is a Prima Ballerina rising to the pinnacle of her career. But first, with the help of therapist Emma Bartlett, she must deal with issues from her past.
I Woke Up In Love This Morning
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Three short stories that highlight two girls' coming of age in different eras. From a girl's first period to another girl risking punishment in a parking lot, Gibbons explores what it's like to be a young girl in suburban Northern California.
Teachable Moments:
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Oftentimes tweens/teens ignore their parents’ advice and veer towards defiance and deviant behavior. Teachable Moments, reminds tweens /teens that parents and teachers wish them success. The book also informs tweens/teens that they are created with talents for a particular purpose and encourages them to value their education, pursue their passion and lead successful and fulfilling lives.
Someone Else (Just You #2)
Series: Just You, Book 2. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 70,120. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.00 from 1 review)
When her boyfriend Michael leaves for college, 17 year old Taylor is determined to make their long-distance relationship work. But she can’t deny her growing attraction to Dylan, a cute soccer player, especially when her relationship with Michael starts falling apart. When the inevitable break-up occurs, Taylor begins a rebound romance with Dylan that quickly becomes more than she bargained for.
Heart's Promise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,900. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
Set in the 1970’s, in a small town of Western Australia, ‘Heart’s Promise’ is centred around the life of a young girl, her neighbours, and those living in the community. It is a story of friendship, loss, acceptance, and love.
The Steam Tunnels
Series: Fiction, plays and screenplays, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's 1967 and Blake Moore is having big problems at home. He's on the cusp of the Generation War, and it's not a particularly easy time to be an anti-establishment teenager.
You Gotta Have Manners
Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 2. Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 72,060. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Sid doesn't only dream of a new mum and dad, but is willing to work very hard to achieve that goal.
Getting It Right- Teens Learning Life Lessons Through Poems and Bible Verses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Teens approaching adulthood often grapple with challenges of low self-esteem, bullying, drug use or sexual harassment. Some cannot find a safe haven, at school, work, nor home. At such times, we hope they confide in mature and trusted adults like parents, teachers, pastors, but usually, this is not the case. See what they do and how they get it right.
Skink
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,480. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A skink is a creature that can sacrifice part of itself to escape a predator and when times are good, regrow what has been lost. Can Daniel, a boy who doesn't read or write, who doesn't speak to adults, who life has battered to the point of surrender, regrow what he has lost? Skink is a story of the healing power of love in one troubled boy's life.
Who Will Save the Planet?
Series: Who Will Save the Planet?, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,230. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Fourteen-year-old Jason can’t work out how to get climate change fixed—until he saves the life of the mysterious and powerful Graham. Graham promises a reward, and Jason asks him to do something to stop climate change. The request is caught by the media, so Jason thinks the man’s trapped and has to keep his word. But Graham’s got other ideas. Jason’s got a fight on his hands.
Angel No More
Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
He calls himself Robert Kelly, known as Bob. They call him the mystery boy.
The Cupboard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: Australian English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
Tommy and his mother are trapped within a cycle of violence, terrorised by Tommy's stepfather. To cope, Tommy escapes into a fantasy-world in his mind, where he is a Hero and fights against the cruel Villain. Until the day Tommy's two worlds collide and Tommy makes a choice that will change his life forever... (There is no overt violence in this story.)

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