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Forty Scrubs
By Joanna George
Price: Free! Words: 39,600. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Forty Scrubs is an intelligent and intense true to life short novel which delves into the world of sixteen year old Keisha Morgan. Keisha is suffering from an obsessive thought disorder. We follow her through the trials and tribulations of her journey to self-discovery while she stumbles upon numerous familial discoveries.
In Too Deep
By D C Grant
Series: Life is Tough, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Josh’s father goes bankrupt the family home is put on the market and they have to move to the beach house. But with the beach house also up for sale and his parents constantly fighting, the only place that Josh can escape is out on the water – surfing. And then there is Josh’s recurring nightmare that he’s drowning – is it a premonition?
Johnny Buckethead
By Victor Storck
Price: Free! Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(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.
What Alice Saw
By Bridget Squires
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Category: 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.
Molly's Needs
By Bea Turvey
Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: 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
By Kate Everson
Series: Life Lessons, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: 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
By Sue Verrochi
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Boys and girls begin a dangerous game in a school yard one cold winter's day. (Short fiction)
Sticks and Stones
By Chalky MacLaan
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: 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.
The 89TH Temple
By Charlie Canning
You set the price! Words: 49,330. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(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)
By Kennie Kayoz
Series: High School & Therapy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013 by Coyotes Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(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.
The Apology
By Shivanand Nayak
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: 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.
Freedom Found
By Thomas Summerson
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young boy in the village of Jacaba is stuck between the gangsters who come to his humble town to recruit soldiers and the simple life of a fisherman or farmer.
Fight (#0.5, Fierce Series)
By Clarissa Wild
Price: Free! Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(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?
Day
By Ashley Meyer
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
0.75 star(4.83 from 6 reviews)
They have different homes. They live separate lives. They do not even know the other exists. However, they are connected. Follow two teenagers as they live a single day of their lives, which, despite the differences, share similar aspects.
Who Will Save the Planet?
By Peter McLennan
Price: Free! Words: 43,430. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 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.
Would you remember Me
By Lynette Ferreira
Series: Short Stories by Lynette Ferreira. Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: British English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
0.5 star(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Suicide is the third leading cause of death among adolescents and teenagers. In this short story, the writer is fifteen years old, contemplating suicide. In her darkest hour she writes a letter.
The Dark, Dark House
By Lynette Ferreira
Series: Flash Fiction by Lynette Ferreira. Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of Flash Fiction. Flash fiction is a story that would fit on two facing pages of a typical digest-sized literary magazine - a complete story in one thousand or fewer words. Flash Fiction is usually a story of a single act, sometimes the culmination of several unwritten events. They are very short, but they are still stories. The best ones sometimes have a very strong message.
Eternal Spring (A Young Adult Short Story Collection)
By Eternal Spring Anthology
Price: Free! Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Flowers, vacation, baseball, prom…what does spring mean to you? From unicorn hunters and teenage exorcists to Egyptian princesses and aspiring ballerinas, this collection of thirteen stories by some of the most exciting authors in Young Adult fiction explores young love and new beginnings during the most beautiful time of the year.
What U Lookin At?
By Bea Turvey
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
Short story about bullying, bullies and how it takes a certain mind to turn a life around...or maybe not. The first story in my 'A Nod To The Past' series.
Life Lessons in a Canoe
By Kate Everson
Series: Life Lessons, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young girl loves to paddle her canoe and enjoy nature. But one day she gets a life lesson that will change her outlook and attitude about God. An inspirational story.