Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues

Damaged: Natalie's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,300. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
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Natalie Jarrett is a seventeen-year-old girl who falls in love with the wrong boy. When she finds herself in the hospital after one of his violent attacks, she can no longer turn a blind eye. Suffering from severe injuries, her doctor tells her she will never be the same again.
Molly's Needs
Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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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
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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
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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
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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.
Leo punto e a capo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,520. Language: Italian. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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Leo, nella vita, i libri vorrebbe scriverli, e non ritrovarsi protagonista a dodici anni di una specie di romanzo d'appendice dove accade di tutto.
Just Call Me Jake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,640. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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The new choir director touches everyone's hearts, some more than she intended.
Sticks and Stones
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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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.
Wishing For Someday Soon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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Behind Katelyn Richard's normal facade lies the reality of a broken home. She does her best to shield her younger brother from an abusive mother and a string of deadbeat stepfathers. After yet another move, Katelynn finds herself in Montana, where she meets Max, a cute boy from her new school who manages to break through her defenses and stir up feelings she never saw coming.
Razorburn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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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?
Outcast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,170. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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Always the compliant, Catholic school girl, Noelle grows tired of people’s hypocrisy. Her pious mother belittles her, and the popular group at school bullies her. With the help of her black-sheep aunt and a defiant, new classmate, Noelle seeks revenge. But vengeance comes with a price: Noelle risks friendship, her first love, and herself to get back at those who have wronged her.
Sophie & Carter (Novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,470. Language: American English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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A girl. A boy. A porch swing. Sometimes life breaks your heart. And sometimes the boy next door puts it back together.
How Wendy Redbird Dancing Survived the Dark Ages of Nought
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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At 16, Wendy Redbird Dancing is a weird girl with a Michael Jackson obsession. Uprooted every year by her mom, she can't call a place home. Things look better with her mom's new boyfriend who gains her trust. But when he turns out to be not what he seems, Wendy must go underground. All seems lost when the King of Pop dies. That's when she hears his voice. Is he now the only one she can trust?
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
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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?
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: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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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.
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
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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: $2.99 USD. 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
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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
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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.
What Love Is
Series: Life is Tough, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,360. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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Seventeen and pregnant, Gina has some tough decisions to make - should she marry the father of her baby? When her grandmother goes into a rest home, Gina finds her great-grandmother’s diary, written during the Second World War, and discovers a disturbing family secret. As she follows the tragic tale in the diary, she begins to understand what love is - will this help her make the right decision?
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
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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?