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Finding a Way in the Dark -The Blind Bat Short Stories and Previews
By Amanda Bybee
Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The short story series: The Blind Bat, The Bat Sisters, and The Bat Colony are short anecdotes featuring teen bats. Bebe is a totally blind insect bat who first finds herself in the company of fruit bats. Batina is a fruit bat with low vision who gets adopted into an insect bat family. Despite their differences, these angsty bats eventually learn to live together. Also, two book Previews featured!
Rescued from Myself
By Anee Berry
Price: Free! Words: 69,010. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Samantha needs rescuing from her own psyche, will Jerro be the answer or the cause of more madness. Join this acid bath read.
The Apology
By Shivanand Nayak
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of a teenager and the various types of social and emotional challenges he faces and the way he fights and overcomes them.
The Life Saver
By Jessica Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A girl thinking that life for everyone would be better if she was gone crossed paths with someone who took the time to show her that life is worth the journey if you don't give up.
The Taste Testing Cure
By Ashley Redden
Price: Free! Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This is a short tale of typical college guys who are determined to see an end to the filching of their most prized possessions...their food. The roomies want it to stop and stop now. They have a plan, a nuclear option, and the guts to put their scheme into play.
Kite Strings
By Andaleeb Wajid
Price: Free! Words: 79,450. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Kite Strings is the story of a young Indian Muslim girl trying to find her way in the world. It's her story of discovering life, growing up and learning to make choices.
Blush
By Angela Yseult
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A young adult short story about friendship and acceptance. On this anti-prom night, Cathy and Matthew are fulfilling a promise they made to each other. They’re sharing a bottle of champagne, toasting with every sip the small events that peppered the first year of their friendship. Cathy, though, wishes it could become more than friendship. Maybe tonight..? (3.500 words)
Ajax and Me
By Glen Strong
Price: Free! Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Richard Langlais. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Ajax and Me is a glimpse into the lives of “boys being boys” and a fast-paced tale of adventure and misadventure written by a Métis author. As it addresses issues of friendship, bullying, gangs, family, life, death, right and wrong, the story speaks to the hearts of young and old alike. Let Gordon, Ajax, Corky and the gang take you along for the ride of their lives!
Player, an Ocean Mist Short Story
By Brenda Maxfield
Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Landing a summer job with the girl of his dreams is seventeen-year-old Andrew Kendrell's fantasy come true. Daniela Rosen is perfect — beautiful, flirty, fun. Unfortunately, she's also taken. Andrew can't believe his luck when she's dumped by her boyfriend and turns her sights on him. But his new love has a hidden agenda, and it spirals him toward a life-altering decision.
Gettin' Weird
By Terry Trueman
Price: Free! Words: 28,270. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
GETTIN' WEIRD is a sequel to award-winning author Terry Trueman’s critically acclaimed second novel INSIDE OUT (HarperCollins 2003). Alan Mender has served his time for his participation in the robbery of Sunshine Espresso a year earlier, but Alan has a host of old and new issues with which he has to deal: A realistic and powerful coming of age Y.A. novel from a master of realistic fiction.
D- (minus)
By Kennie Kayoz
Series: High School & Therapy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013 by Coyotes Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
D- (minus) is a book of poems that revolve around bullying and harassment and many stories that come out about the subjects.
Gasp!
By Lynette Ferreira
Series: Flash Fiction by Lynette Ferreira. Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
It is the new drug of choice. It's free and everybody is doing it, so it should be safe, shouldn't it? Flash Fiction
Johnny Buckethead
By Victor Storck
Price: Free! Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Edward Stuckey was as normal as any other boy, except for one thing: his head was shaped exactly like a plain old ordinary bucket. Nobody's fault, he was born that way. When he was eight years old, the bully of the school, Willie O'Ray, gave him the nickname "Johnny Buckethead." Find out what happens to Edward through the years as he deals with having a buckethead.
Crazy Boy: Marvey's Monkeys
By JJ Jolly
Price: Free! Words: 10,170. Language: American English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Brilliant, angry Dee is wealthy Rialto’s demon child, a fallen angel still surprisingly walking the earth at 18—this despite a mother who connives for his destruction and a school that treats him as an escaped Ebola virus. One bright morning Dee is again betrayed, and his years of abuse, addiction and psychosis become a chisel of cold white rage that metes out an exquisite revenge on his betrayer.
Neon Sign
By Geoff O'Brien
You set the price! Words: 54,220. Language: Australian English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The life of an irreverent car enthusiast takes a j-turn when he crashes into the perfect woman. Neon Sign is the first short novel of the Hero Pizza series.
In Too Deep
By D C Grant
Series: Life is Tough, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Josh’s father goes bankrupt the family home is put on the market and they have to move to the beach house. But with the beach house also up for sale and his parents constantly fighting, the only place that Josh can escape is out on the water – surfing. And then there is Josh’s recurring nightmare that he’s drowning – is it a premonition?
Learn Easy Ways To Control Anger
By Majid Mireskandai
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: American English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
“Learn easy ways to control anger” is all about helping you deal with anger and stress related issues. Different chapters talk about different subjects like tips for managing stress and anger, causes of anger and stress etc. Here, Author Majid Mireskandari has put together some amazing stress busting tips for you.
Spiral by Maj Ikle
By maj ikle
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A young woman discovers feminism.
Dying to Forget, Book 1 of The Station Series
By Trish Marie Dawson
Price: Free! Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Piper Willow dies the summer after her high school graduation but she doesn’t make it to Heaven or Hell…instead she finds herself in a spiritual terminal called the Station. She’s given only two choices: Return to Earth as the subconscious for a person in need of some outside assistance, or move on and spend an eternity lost in her own sorrow and pain.Does Piper have what it takes to save a life?
The 89TH Temple
By Charlie Canning
You set the price! Words: 49,330. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Once an ascetic rite of passage, the Shikoku Pilgrimage of 88 Temples has become a more generalized ritual of penance for troubled souls. Seven juvenile offenders on leave from various reform schools are walking the 1,300-kilometer pilgrimage with a counselor and some assigned wardens from the state. When they finish the journey, they will be released. Will they rejoin society or leave it behind?