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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.
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.
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.
Lexicon Chase and the Scrolls of the Harlequin
Series: Lexicon Chase and the Kingdom of Everhope. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,300. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The critically acclaimed young adult fantasy novel for readers 10 years of age to adult. Lexicon is a brutally bullied teen who finds refuge in the fantasy kingdom of Everhope. With a cast of diverse, relatable characters, Lexicon faces challenges that teach her to stand up for herself, for her friends, and to risk everything for her new kingdom.
The Amy Virus
Price: Free! Words: 113,840. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A 15-year-old girl on the autism spectrum discovers the truth about herself, and turns her life and her entire family upside down, when she develops a fixation on a teenage girl singer from the 1960s.
The Trouble with Water
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,630. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Trina and her young brother leave town to live in an abandoned shack in rural Northland. Things are not easy for her as she grapples with the reality of living without power - and then there is the trouble with the water.
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?
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.
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?
Shades of Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,930. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Mom, have you ever noticed that black people aren't really black and white people aren't really white? Have you ever noticed that people are really brown, many different shades of brown? I think the world would be better off if more people saw brown shades, instead of black and white."Jaylene Johnson’s profound observation is about to change her young life in many unexpected ways.
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.
Snapshots from Home, Stories from Dysfunctional High School
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This collection of micro-minis cover topics such as sexting, drug abuse, emotional abuse, divorce, suicide, teen sexuality and prostitution in schools, among other serious issues affecting teens today. These stories are blunt, yet not graphic and helps aid open discussions between teens and parents. Written from a teens point of view, they are sure to intrigue the reader and bring attention....
Unclouded Day
Series: The Stones of Song, Book 1. Price: Free! 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.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
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.
Just Call Me Jake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,640. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
The new choir director touches everyone's hearts, some more than she intended.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Are You My Sister? an adoption story
Price: Free! Words: 25,610. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fourteen-year-old Sandy Robeson accidentally discovers she has a sister who was given up for adoption seventeen years earlier. After learning that her newly discovered sister, Sarah, lives only 45 minutes away, she conspires (possibly against her mother's wishes) to meet Sarah in a nearby mall.
Outcast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,170. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.

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