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Johnny Buckethead by Victor Storck
Price: Free! Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues(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. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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.
In Too Deep by D C Grant
Series: Life is Tough, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Josh becomes the target of the school bully, he is humiliated and only finds solace in the shore breaks at Piha, West Auckland. When he is forced to make a critical decision, will he conquer his resentment and do the right thing, or allow his anger to place others at risk?
Learn Easy Ways To Control Anger by Majid Mireskandai
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: American English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: 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.
A Loner's Effusion: A Short Diary by Tiffany Fulton
Price: Free! Words: 4,170. Language: American English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
There’s nothing remarkable or particularly interesting about 22 year old Bronsyn Lee, besides her unisex name. She’s still trying to figure out who she is as she enters her second year at Aria Central University, and her plan is to stay invisible while doing so. Being bilingual and wearing wigs doesn’t really help at all. In fact, it makes her stand out even more to a certain Casanova on campus
Dying to Forget, Book 1 of The Station Series by Trish Marie Dawson
Price: Free! Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues(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. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller(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?
Foley Russel and That Poor Girl by Odyssey Books
You set the price! Words: 22,660. Language: Australian English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
When Foley Russel is assigned a book report and to meet a character from that book, he hopes for someone interesting like a circus midget or a Formula One driver. He's not anticipating a girl in a wheelchair, and he's certainly not expecting to like her. After all, she's not even normal, is she?
The Little Knights by Berta Jereb
Price: Free! Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This work could not be written without scientific research. It is about those, who as children, had their bout with cancer. These children were in pain, were frightened to death, were lonely, felt abandoned and felt injustice. In the booklet we see them as young adults, we meet them on the street, do not notice them, but they carry within them many a treasure and secret, unknown to us.
Tragedy of Life & Death by Jordan Siemens
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance(3.00 from 1 review)
Elizabeth Finn has had a difficult life - losing both of her parents to living with step parents who spoil her to make up for not caring about her - until she finds Jacob who turns everything around for her, but then death strikes and Elizabeth is left in despair.
Anecdotals on Life by Sonya Lee
Price: Free! Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
Joycelynn faces issues of promiscuity. Ron and Tony face peer pressure and drug issues. Kathleen and John face a major life decision that affects everyone around them. The stories deal with the day to day trials of teens and young adults. The stories tackle promiscuity, teen drug use and teen pregnancy. Included in the book are questions related to each story to discuss with teenagers.
Tamatiestraat by Henning Janse van Vuuren
Price: Free! Words: 34,350. Language: Afrikaans. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Die veertienjarige Lelanie Louw se ma spring onverwags saam met haar nuwe man op ’n vliegtuig na Europa. Niemand het ’n idee wanneer om haar terug te verwag nie. Inteendeel, dit lyk al hoe meer vir die snipperige Lelanie of sy glad nie terugkom nie. Skielik moet sy en haar ouer broer Dewald by hul pa in sy woonstel intrek en teen wil en dank aanpas.
Hold On by Amelia Mysko
You set the price! Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues(4.95 from 19 reviews)
The moon is simply not bright enough for those who live with darkness. This is the story of a young girl who has lost herself. By opening this book, you are opening the gateway into her mind and all that lurks there. Be warned though, if you are looking for a story of a girl who finds herself, this is not for you.
Onions by Cy Young
Price: Free! Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
When twelve-year-old "Onions" arrives at his new foster home in Lozen, Arizona, he brings with him only a skateboard and a lot of anger. When he tries to snatch a purse, he learns the first of many lessons Sandrine, a retired circus performer, will teach him. From Sandrine he learns about the magic of books, the challenge of playing the trumpet, and, most of all, about how to love.
Cheap White Meat by Alex Flynn
Price: Free! Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » EuropeanNaNoWriMo 2012 book. Last updated 2012-11-26 04:13:18
After living in care most of her life, 15 year-old Jennifer finds herself being easy prey for a local paedophile group. When the police start to investigate potential abuse against Jennifer she doesn’t want to co-operate. However, when she meets Jack, a new carer, she decides to speak out. Not for herself, but for the other girls who have been victims and are too afraid to come forward.
Danny's Mind: A Tale of Teenage Mysticism and Heavenly Power by James T. Bailie
Price: Free! Words: 43,290. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Religious
A novel half "Outsiders", half "Power of Now", "Danny’s Mind" chronicles the rise of Danny Perkins, a victimized nerd who catapults to charismatic high school prophet, transforming the student body through genuine spiritual powers…but also fueling the backlash from peers and adults determined to destroy him. Only his neighborhood buddy, tough kid, Joe Maddy can save him from the gathering storm.
Lindsey's Choice by Laurel Peterson
Price: Free! Words: 38,170. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance(4.00 from 1 review)
Lindsey’s Choice is a novel of fiction targeting young adults. The reader makes the choices! Similar to the 'Choose Your Own Adventure series.’ Following the initial decision the main character makes, the story then branches into two story lines, the main character embarks on two separate journeys. Several young adult issues are addressed.
The green points by Quelli di ZEd
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
WARNING! This is a Zed Lab Experiment! "The green points" description: An evening in summer to the beginning of the years '80, a teen-ager and one friend of his of a few older years are found on a bench of the public gardens to speak of the future...
Are You My Sister? an adoption story by Kathy Parsons Williams
Price: Free! Words: 25,610. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Fourteen-year-old Sandy Robeson accidentally discovers she has a sister who was given up for adoption seventeen years earlier. After learning that her newly discovered sister, Sarah, lives only 45 minutes away, she conspires (possibly against her mother's wishes) to meet Sarah in a nearby mall.