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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.
Crushed
Series: The Witch Game Novels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 79,870. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
The Noah girls have beauty, powers, and brains. They use all three to play their games. They blow the dust, the boys are crushed, and no one is ever the same.
Яблуневий сад на краю лісу
Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: Ukrainian. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
У цій невеличкій оповіді короткими штрихами змальоване дитинство та подальша доля юної Оленки, яку доля звела з стареньким дідусем та його яблуневим садом, на краю лісу. В творі піднімаються питання неповторності дитинства, труднощів, які виникають у молодшого покоління під час перехідного віку, важливість природи для людського існування та дружби, що проходить крізь роки.
Purple Alpenglow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,440. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The beauty of the Colorado high country can be so effective at helping one maintain a peaceful balance among all the wrangling over the latest political topics, but it wasn’t helping Adam Turner that election season as the idealistic millennial stepped back from the froth that pervades the headlines to discuss the biggest issues with his conservative and liberal friends.
1st Time's the Charm
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 17,630. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
High school can already be a hard place to fit in, find love, and more importantly find yourself. It only takes one horrible choice to make the lives of Katie and Zadan crash down before their eyes.
First Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
An American teen from Louisiana travels to Belfast during the tumultuous summer of 1981 and experiences love and loss for the first time. Ingrid Fallon, a student at St. Vincent's Academy in Shreveport, endures a series of heartrending incidents in Northern Ireland that will change her life forever. She will return home empowered and ready to affect positive changes at school and for her family.
Mildred's Resistance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,800. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Mildred Graeme is a witch that loathes small talk, struggles with magic, and grew up poor. She reunites with her best friend Evelyn at Chatham Castle where they fight together for the dream of a better world. Mildred realizes that she must overcome her fear of failure to save the lives of those she loves, even if it means betraying her best friend.
To Be Honest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,840. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
After a freak accident left Starla Emerson with a deformed hand, her self-esteem dropped and her anxiety rose. She tries desperately to avoid attention at school. But her world's turned upside down when a mysterious stranger, aka grizzly-girl 2015, posts captioned pictures of her on the internet.
One Night
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Kelly Ray is nineteen and a recovering heroin addict. To stay sober, she lives by a severe set of rules, and the last thing she needs is a complicated guy. And who could be more complicated than the heir to the throne of a war-torn European country? But when, by chance, she meets Prince Tomas Teronovich, Kelly is hooked...
Falling For You
Price: Free! Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Seventeen-year-old Meg Flannigan is recovering from a broken heart. The last thing she wants or needs is another relationship. Or so she thought. Asher Davidson isn't like Meg's cheating ex-boyfriend. Ash is so sweet and patient with Meg. Maybe too patient. But he might be exactly what she needs to heal and discover herself again.
Dandelions: The Disappearance of Annabelle Fancher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 181,020. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This fictional tale is a suspenseful human-interest account detailing the harsh reality endured by young Anna. It tenderly acquaints the reader with a lonely, young girl and shares her courage and her incredible imagination facing adversity. Many of the events were taken from the lives of real people.