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Bronxland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,720. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Paul Wolfenthal is a peculiar thirteen-year-old kid grappling with the absurdities of his young Bronx life, circa 1960. He visits the dead, hears voices in his head, despises Richard Nixon, is infatuated with his Marilyn Monroe look-alike math teacher, and is a choice victim for the neighborhood’s sadistic bully. And then Paul really starts running into trouble.
The Amber Beads
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,090. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When sixteen-year-old Julie inherits the contents of her great grandmother’s Michigan farmhouse, she has no idea what awaits her—except for piles and piles of hoarded junk. However, after fiddling with an amber necklace she discovers in a locked room, she finds herself suddenly whisked back in time to the court of the last ruling Romanovs and a Russia in the midst of World War I.
Color Me Gray
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,270. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017 by Evernight Teen. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Saying goodbye to friends is hard. Being the only one left behind? Unbearable. Mags is sure she will suffocate on loneliness when her friends head off to college. They get new adventures while she gets to live in the same house, on the same street, in the same city she’s been in forever.
Broken Chains (#3, Broken Beauty Novellas)
Series: Broken Beauty Novellas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,810. Language: American English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
The truth will set her free … But first, it might suffocate her. After a brief reprieve and quiet birthday, Mia once more becomes the center of media attention. This time, it’s because the allegations against her attackers go public – before Mia and her team are ready. Thrust into intense public scrutiny again, Mia is faced with a new difficulty from the direction of her father.
Laika
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,570. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Laika desperately wishes for a new life. At fourteen, she’s hardened and independent, living on the streets of Southern California. Laika brings to light the often-shrouded world of paranoid schizophrenia. It also examines the socially stigmatized issues of homelessness, addiction, and PTSD, in the hopes of fostering greater awareness and compassion.
I, Darcy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,600. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A sixteen year old eidolon girl’s charged in the death of her human bully. Her human step-father volunteers to represent her but they distrust each other. Can they reconcile in time to win the case?
Rings of Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,610. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Nonfiction » History » North America
Abandoned at birth, Emilie hopes to one day find her family. The search for answers draws her to a family reunion in rural Alberta, but before she can find out the truth she's transported back in time one hundred years to 1913. Emilie's attempts to get back to the future and unravel the clues to her mysterious beginnings are quickly put on hold as she becomes caught up in the past.
Painting Sanctuary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,680. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Though his emotional state was always turbulent at best, Gabe Nile found stability in two places: art and Jaycie. Both served as an outlet for expression and hope for the unique boy throughout his childhood, and both were unceremoniously ripped away when he needed them the most.
Breaking the Pattern
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 255,520. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Endless Change
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,330. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Parker’s mother always said he jumped into things without thinking first, and that’s exactly what he did when he saw Dakota, cold and hungry, fending for herself on the city streets. How could he ignore the pain and fear in her dark eyes?
Some Side Effects May Occur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,680. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When an aspiring teenage actress is given the chance to participate in human trials for a revolutionary new beauty supplement, she sees her one chance for a camera-ready body and a real career. She’s sure she can cope with any side effects, whatever it takes to be good enough at last, but what the treatment turns her into may be even more monstrous and cutthroat than her professional world.
Pajama Party: The Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,230. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Most sleepovers are simple. Food, fun, and pillow fights. But sixteen-year-old Karen Duncan has bigger plans for her slumber party. Family troubles have changed her over the past year, and she’s no longer the petty, selfish girl she used to be. Now she’s ready to shake things up with her friends. The guest list comes as a surprise to some and a slap in the face to others.
Chloe
Series: Between the Cracks, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,690. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Chloe had always been the perfect daughter. Diligent, obedient, good at caring for the other children when Mom wasn’t home. She always worked hard and did everything she was asked.
We Were Ghosts - The Secret Life of a Survivor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,450. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
When Alicia meets the new guy in school, there is something about the mischievous look in his eyes that implies he's breaking the rules by talking to her. It's the rule abused kids live by - don't let anyone into your life. Don't let them see the real you.
Making Her Mark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,760. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Coming of age
When everything changed, Kelli thought she would be happy. But nothing really changed. Kelli’s life has never been easy. She’s always faced her problems head on. She’s strong and savvy and in charge of herself. All of that is about to change.
One Lonely Degree
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,710. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
When fifteen-year-old Finn's world falls apart after a violent sexual encounter, the only person she can talk to is her best friend, Audrey; until beautiful boy Jersy moves back to town and both girls develop feelings for him that threaten to destroy their friendship.
My Beating Teenage Heart
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Two unexpected and heartbreaking deaths cause the lives of two very different teenagers to become intertwined as one struggles to deal with his grief and stay in the world, while the other finds herself inexplicably caught between this world and the next.
I Know It's Over
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,860. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Sixteen-year-old Nick, still trying to come to terms with his parents' divorce, experiences exhilaration and despair in his relationship with girlfriend Sasha especially when, after instigating, a trial separation, she announces that she is pregnant.
Life After Lila
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,110. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Coco Caraway struggles with depression and anxiety after a car accident leaves her scarred and kills her best friend. With a strained home life, Coco finds life to be unbearable and treats every day like another one toward her last. She must make sense of a future without her best friend and decide what’s important in life and if she’s willing to live for it.
Mirror Me
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,650. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Hannah McCauley doesn’t look at herself in the mirror anymore. After a rebellious past, her mother has put her on social lockdown, punishment for something that happened a year earlier. Suddenly, she’s accused of breaking rules and doing other terrible things without any recollection of them. Is she being haunted by her past? Stalked by someone with a grudge? Or is it all in her head?

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