Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues

The Time of Us
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,120. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
For Roberto, Daisy, Nancy, Miguel, Beatriz, Alex, and Joey, their lives will never be the same after a fatal car crash. A part of them can't let go even as their lives carry on. And another part wants to forget. As these seven friends go through their senior year together, they will realize the value and importance of friendship.
Megan and the Cookery Competition
Series: Megan - The Psychic Teenager · Wales, Welsh and Celtic · Paranormal. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In this novelette, Megan's mother starts to teach her to cook and they both enter a Women's Institute cookery competition in the Local Town Hall. Megan's speciality is Bara Brith, a Welsh bread, and Suzanne's is the Victoria Jam Sandwich cake.
Corporate High School
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,090. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This dystopian YA novel packs more punch than many others in the sub-genre because it tackles a contemporary issue, the assualt on our public school system, and openly asks the reader to get engaged and fight back for our schools. As evocative as it is timely, this novel will stick with young readers and move the not-so-young as well.
Plastic Face
Series: Kids Can Be Cruel. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2015 by Kelly Busch. Categories: Fiction » Educational, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A young girl who as burned in a house fire is scared to switch school again because she is ridiculed, because during the house fire she was badly burned on her face her brother died during that accident. This will be her second new school in two months and the third school that year since the accident. It is a heart warming day first day of many more.
Sick. I am Just Sick Okay?
Series: Kids Can Be Cruel. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2015 by Kelly Busch. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Educational
A fictional tale based upon being mistreated at school. Just a glimpse of Rebecca's life at school that causes her to become so sick she cannot even eat or hold food down. Eventually, she becomes so sick she is not able to go to school, and finishes grade four at home.
Falsies
Series: Kids Can Be Cruel. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2015 by Kelly Busch. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Elementary School can be tough. Even more so when you are the girl in your class with boobs. The Teachers never care cause it never stops.
A Death In Custody
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,410. Language: Australian English. Published: August 25, 2015 by Lightwood Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A fictional account of events surrounding the death in custody of a young Aboriginal man in outback Australia in the late 1980s, seen through the experiences of a young city woman who wants to become an investigative journalist.
Girl in the Middle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sophomore Skye wants a little extra adventure. A middle child, she's stuck in a boring existence...until her older sister goes missing. Skye finds herself in the middle of a search, a drama, and even a possible relationship.
Virgins: Bro Code
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
10 men, young and old are interviewed about their virginity. Whether they're unable to keep a girl, unable to get one, unsure of where to put it, or just waiting it out, these guys are virgins. No beating around the bush. Listen in on these stories and see what's it's like when the shoe is on the other foot.
Lies That Bind: Lily's Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,160. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
She’s starting her senior year of high school without her best friend, and the guilt resulting from his death will threaten to swallow her whole.
Boy in Box
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,230. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2015 by hubbubpub. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
[Nominated for a Lambda Literary Award for YA Fiction] Boy in Box is a story about growing up and finding identity amid the chaos and confusion of puberty and the anxiety of entering into a stressful adult world while questioning whether everything happens for a reason.
To Stand In The Light
You set the price! Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
An orphaned half-demon scarred both inside and out. A street-kid-turned-superheroine surviving on spunk. Can they unite to defeat their enemies... even when their most daunting obstacles come from within?
Kissing Clarisse: A Young Adult Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Clarisse Davies is by far the hottest girl in Scott's 1957 high-school class. No one but the school stud, Jay, seems to even have a chance with her. Yet when Scott's friends realize he can perfectly imitate Jay's voice, they come up with a plan that will give him the opportunity to kiss Clarisse. But at what price?
Cracker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Ann faces challenges at school. The beautiful Imani wants to be her friend, but being friends with black girls has never worked out. When a bully takes a dislike to Ann, she gets help from a friend with secrets of his own. Join Ann on a journey of self-discovery in this alternative history where everything is turned upside down and Ann must decide whether or not to take a stand against injustice.
One Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,070. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Bobby lives in a northern BC town in the sixties. It is the summer before university. She works as a server in the Lakelse Cafe and is bored. Her cousin Abby invites her to Rupert for the weekend and things start changing for Bobby.
Self Inflicted: Before the Scars
Series: Self Inflicted. Price: Free! Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Liam and Aislynn have been around since the beginning of Self Inflicted, but Gabe and Trent don't make their appearance until Scars Fade. Learn more about the past of these characters.
Angel-Lover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Chad is a reclusive teenager whose thoughts are full of loneliness and suicide. The only thing that he obsesses over more than planning his own death is the nicest, sweetest, most beautiful girl in school. As he stalks her and watches her, he learns the truth about what she believes in and, in the process, finds Someone Else he did not expect.
Also Known as Lard Butt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Laura discovers that Ricky, the boy who created her horrible nickname, "Lard Butt," has moved back into town--and immediately schemes to keep him quiet. After all, she can't let her new swim teammates, especially drool-worthy Noah, hear the horrible name! No way! She's determined to put a million years between grade school and junior high--even in the face of a father who drives an éclair...
Cheers, Chocolate and Other Disasters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,470. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Disasters strike in many different forms. Thirteen year old AJ Devlin believes she has a great life with a good family, two BFFs, a love for cheerleading, and a Champion Quarter Horse mare. When a new girl arrives in town, AJ thinks nothing of it. It’s only when her best friends, Julie and Jaime, begin ignoring her that she wonders why Celine is insinuating herself into AJ’s life.
The Freedom Thief
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Shortly before the Civil War exploded in the South, thirteen year-old Ben McKenna is fighting his own war against slavery, on the hemp plantation in Kentucky where he lives. His best friend, a crippled slave boy, Josiah, is about to be sold by Ben’s father, and Ben must stop that sale by planning an escape for Josiah and his slave parents.