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Roskill
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,730. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When John is made redundant from his job in Christchurch he moves his family to Auckland. But things don’t go quite to plan. It’s not long before John’s change in behaviour puts his family at risk. This is a story that is at once disturbing and hopeful. It shows how the scourge of ‘P’ (Methamphetamine) damages lives and draws innocent families into its web.
Perfectly Legal: Two Short Stories About Money Making Schemes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A pair of short stories related to quick money making: a Ponzi scheme and a rare-stamp investment. The author was personally acquainted with participants in both schemes: Harold of the Ponzi scheme and Chris of the rare-stamp investment. Their tales are entertaining and educational.
"Cold, Cold Water"
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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A depressed teen passes judgment on people, which begins a murder spree.
Under the Arches
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Price: Free! Words: 49,880. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Angelina Marsh can find nothing in Watford to inspire her. She cares little for her school work, and does not take any interest in the things most that girls her age do. Then she meets a strange-looking man in the town centre selling magazines to passers-by, and her world is turned upside down.
Misadventure in Moon City
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You set the price! Words: 49,230. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Misadventure in Moon City is the coming of age story of an impressionable and neurotic youth. The trials of adulthood push Brendan beyond his limits and he soon begins to question his reality. A tale of non-romance, adolescent wanderlust and skulduggery. Fans of a catcher in the rye will enjoy this book.
The Doorway
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Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Living in a warped reality is a bit of an understatement for Annie. Or should we call her Cathrine? Whoever she may be, finding the cause of her mental disorder is imperative. It's a matter of life-or-death. Will her husband, Rory, be able to save their marriage, their family, and most importantly- her life?
The Release
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Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: Australian English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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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.
The Trouble with Prom
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Price: Free! Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
The Trouble with Prom Sometimes the slipper just doesn’t fit Two contemporary young adult short stories, with bonus content: Get a sneak peek of The Fine Art of Keeping Quiet
Turn on a Dime
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Series: The Horse Rescuers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Piper and Addie are going to start their sophomore year in senior high school, when their friend, Miss Julie, rents rooms to Cassie and her stepson, Jeff. Cassie’s mare is going to foal soon and Piper has the responsibility of checking on her daily. Piper and Addie disagree about boys, a situation which worsens because of Piper’s initial dislike of Jeff.
Angelet: Rise to Royalty
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,530. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sixteen years scraping for food just to survive. Sixteen years mastering eight languages, learning computer skills, and becoming adept at survival--all from a highly intelligent man who pretended we were the lowest class. Little did I know that my father had prepared me for sixteen years to change history. Little did I know how the elite would sabotage me and the government would try to kill me.
Jenny and The Bullies
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Series: Jenny in Stringtown, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 230. Language: British English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Graphic Novel
More from Jenny in Stringtown. A new girl moves into the village...
Dancing with Diana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,800. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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The future Princess Diana dances for five minutes with a teenage boy in a wheelchair, an encounter that colors the rest of his life, though quickly forgotten by her. Alex’s story is told in counterpoint with Diana’s final day before her fatal accident in Paris. All day she tries to reach a friend in London, hoping to hear news that will bring a new direction to her life.
Aristibule and King Nozé
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
Aristibule, a philosopher of ancient Greece, is dragged away from his home and taken to the king's palace, as the monarch needs clever discussions and advices about social and moral isues.
The Girl in the Mirror
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
After a lifetime of loathing herself and being unable to accept who she is, Alice goes on a journey of self discovery and acceptance... Between a near death experience and a stint at a mental hospital, she starts a journey to love the girl in the mirror.
Haters Gotta Hate
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Leigh and his best friend Toad are the authors of Haters Gotta Hate, a gossip blog about the students at Argyle Secondary School. Leigh begins to question Toad’s motives when he launches a smear campaign against Josh Prince, a devout Catholic with a heart of gold.
Grandma
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Amelia Newcastle is a 14-year-old with Albinism who suffers anxiety from her lifetime of packing up and leaving. Even in Canada, when they don’t call her ‘the Albino,’ they call her ‘Little Old Lady.’ Influenced from all the unrelenting comments, Amelia comes to believe the stray dog that appears in their backyard is actually her Grandma.
The Mutable World
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Price: Free! Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Kee Jin is disillusioned. He watches as Korean society weighs upon itself. It is sick, and he needs to fix it. In doing so, he embarks upon a journey to alter the future, as well as draw upon his past.
O Małym Królu
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Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: Polish. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Royalty
Chcieć być królem i zostać królem to nie wszystko. Mały Król nie wiedział, jak zostać dobrym władcą. Niestety wydawało mu się, że wie. Przez to stracił tron, ale i dzięki temu... poznał swoich poddanych i mądrą królewnę. Gdy ponownie trafił na tron, wiedział jedno - nie musi być wysoki i silny, żeby być dobrym królem. Trochę o Państwie, Władzy i Przeznaczeniu. Dla starszych dzieci i dla rodziców.
Pagan Eyes: Initiation
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Series: Pagan Eyes, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,800. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Leah thought being the only witch in her local high school was hard. That was until she inexplicably found herself in the past running from an angry mob, which turns out to be much harder. Growing up comes fast as she wrestles with surviving in another century and mistaken identity. Fast thinking, luck, and whole lot of magick might get her out of her current dilemma; then again, it migh
Better Left Buried
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A haunting coming of age mystery about a ghost with a past and a girl who would die to forget it. Repressed memories come back in pieces that have Harmony wondering if she's slowly going crazy. It's not just the house that's haunted. The truth behind a murder in Harmony's past has her future uncertain. Sometimes the past is better left buried.