Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues

South Pass
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: American English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Cassie lost her father in the War Between the States. Now she has to keep her kid brother Jed out of her Uncle Henry's way, and her heartbroken mother's spirits up. A woman—even a war widow—has few rights, so in order to stay together, they make the journey west to the Wyoming Territory. Here they discover the true meaning of suffrage, as well as the danger that follows them to South Pass.
Three Point King
By
Price: Free! Words: 75,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jack Hampton is an average boy in a small Kansas town with an incredible gift. When his mom takes a job in Denver, Colorado, Jack embarks on a journey that transforms his gift into a talent while he experiences the reality of racism, bullying, and privilege. THIS BOOK IS IN THE EDITING STAGES AND WILL REMAIN FREE UNTIL FINAL EDITING IS COMPLETED...
No Bullies No Way
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
How do you deal with bullies? Two cool kids at different high schools find themselves confronted by very different types of bullies, and for both it’s something that’s never happened before! Surfer Mitch & mountain-biker Sue exchange very personal emails on matters at their various schools, matters fast spiraling out of control. How can bullies be halted?
Kendall and Kyleah
By
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 54,690. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Twins, separated by divorcing parents when they were four, have led very different lives in places hundreds of miles apart. Yet they have longed to find each other for the past eight years. This book continues each of their stories as circumstances and seeming tragedies lead their paths to cross a last.
What Z Sees
By
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Pacific Place Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Zara is really close to her brother, Axel. Not just the usual brother-sister close, but so close that she can actually see his thoughts. It’s a little weird, even for twins. Then, after she has a horrible accident, Zara can see what everyone is thinking. Her mother. Her best friends. Even total strangers. At first it’s really pretty cool but Zara can’t turn off her strange new power.
Y in the Shadows
By
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Pacific Place Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Yale knows she’s a freak - one of those weird loser kids that everyone ignores. She’s not pretty or popular. She doesn’t have nice hair or good friends. People tend to look right through her, like she were invisible. Yale’s not too happy about that.
Destiny Road
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Destiny Road is a story of decisions and consequence. It is a real life journey that changes the life of the main character, Jessica, in ways she couldn't imagine.
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy
By
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 287,520. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The story is told through the eyes of travelling cats and shows that every country exercises discrimination against some of its citizens. The nature of discrimination may subtly change and vary from one country and situation to another in both shape and form, but it will always be present. Discrimination shows its ugly face most in issues of race, sexism, religion, culture, disability and colour.
Witness
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
For two years, sixteen-year-old Cee Cee Montgomery has had a crush on David Johnson, and she’s been waiting for him to notice her, and he does—at a party that Cee Cee wasn’t supposed to be at. But she is. She’s there when David is stabbed and no one calls for help. She’s one of the silent witnesses who bears the guilt of his death, and it’s tearing her apart.
On the Track of Loss (Jason Peirce Series #2)
By
Series: Jason Peirce, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(1.00 from 1 review)
One year ago Jason lost a race. Now he is training to run against the same person that beat him. In the mean time, he is spending time with the people he loves, playing tour guide, and dealing with loss.
Who am I?
By
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Rhea discovers who she is to her friend as she made her bullies have a taste of their own medicine. This story will tell you that no matter what, your true friends love you for who you are and will never ask you to change.
Strangers With Candy
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,790. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Wilding Way Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Is Tim's so-called best friend for life someone he never really knew? Or is Tim's new best friend taking him for a ride?
Deaf, Dumb, Blind & Stupid: Michael Anderson's Fight For Life
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,360. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Deaf, Dumb, Blind & Stupid (DDBS for short) is a story addressing child sexual abuse and teenage suicide. DDBS is how Michael Anderson saw the world. Who would hear him? His cry for help would shake a congregation.
Widows' Row
By
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 44,750. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Aimed at young adults, Widows' Row tells the story of Lila, a misfit from a small town in Northern Ireland who dreams of a life beyond caring for her ill father. Lila's life is changed when she meets a strange girl who claims to have healing powers, an event soon followed by a dangerous rescue attempt when the pair attempt to save the most popular boy in school from drowning.
Other side of paradise
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Fiji is paradise and tourist come to enjoy its beauty and friendly people with big smiles. However behind that big smile is a very violent culture that has a history in waring tribes and cannibalism. This book is about growing up in a culture that is probably the modern equivalent of the Spartans during Greek mythological times.
Changing Gears
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,800. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Winning the race doesn’t equal winning at life. After receiving a classic racing bike for his birthday, Barry Sloane discovers that he has the makings of a top-notch bike racer. If things work out right, he could even go to the Olympics some day.
The Fat Girls' Garden
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Nikki and her best friend, Hannah, are the “fat” girls in their small community and have endured years of taunting. When Nikki’s mother makes an herbal elixir from her garden, they begin to quickly lose weight. But the price of becoming thin and increasingly popular ultimately includes bizarre and dangerous side effects.
Wish I Could Have Said Goodbye
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
While sixteen-year-old Carmella comes to terms with her older sister's death, she finds the strength to overcome the consequences of co-dependency and the courage to fall in love for the first time.
Slide!
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sheridan Matthews is the new softball coach at Mountain Shadows High School. Slide is the story of the girls on the team and how they react to various issues in their quest for the State Championship. Racial tensions, disreputable behavior, internal squabbles, and even a death . . . they experienced it all. Read how the coach’s wisdom and the influence of a young Christian girl affect the outcome.
Wishing For Someday Soon
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,750. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(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.