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Diary of Mr. TDH AKA Mr. Tall, Dark and Handsome - Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016 by Katrina Kahler. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Mr Tall, Dark and Handsome (Mr TDH for short )...well that is Maddi Bull's (Yes Maddi from Diary of an Almost Cool Girl) nickname for Richard Jones. Follow his diary entries and see how he feels about Maddi and everything else going on in his life.
Under a Blood Moon
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Two best friends play treasure hunter on the night of a lunar eclipse, a night of make-believe which will change their small town forever.
Eyes Like Marigolds
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A girl holds a gun to her head. She doesn't want to kill herself, but she knows she has to do it. It's for the greater good. It will keep what happened to her from happening to anyone else. It's how she will make a difference.
heroinE
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A young woman named Evie desperately wants to be the heroine of her story, but heroin is a heartless killer. This short story was inspired by one of the thousands of real-life tragedies playing out all over America right now.
A Is for Austerity
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A short story about a third-grader named Parker who kicks a soccer ball too far one day at recess. It lands in the bleachers, ruining another boy's extra-credit project, a 3-D model of the solar system. They fight. Both boys are sent to detention, where Ms. Lehmann lectures them.
Heart Wants What It Wants
You set the price! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
"I felt like I know him, though, and I know his heart, and I know what he wouldn't do to hurt me. But I didn't realize that feeling so confident and feeling so great about myself and then it just be completely shattered by one thing. By something so stupid. But then you make me feel crazy. You make me feel like it's my fault. I was in pain." --Viola Angeles
Departures
Price: Free! Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Departures follows two characters meeting on an airplane that is going to crash. The story is told one time from each character's perspective and deal with both their personal issues. The characters are both different and yet similar at the same time, and are inspired from the author's personality.
Fourteen
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Kim is fourteen. Sometimes, it is not easy being fourteen. A short story.
The Text: A Short School Story
Price: Free! Words: 10,950. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2015 by Paperweight Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When Erin receives a text that leaves her in tears she has no idea what to do. Surely it can’t be anything to do with boyfriends. But then other girls are targeted and the headmistress somehow finds out about it.
The One Who Loves Me (Sometimes children know best)
Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Amanda knows who she should go live with, but who listens to a six-year-old child?
It Will Be All Right
Price: Free! Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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Hailey Anderson's life has taken a turn for the worse. She doesn't think she's good enough, she doesn't think she's ever going to amount to anything, and she doesn't see a point in living. A mysterious boy who knows all of Hailey's secrets comes into her life and tells her that he can be the one to take away the pain. But Hailey doesn't trust this stranger.
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?
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.
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.
The Boy in the Cave
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A short story about a boy, who struggling with the bullies on the school bus, discovers a hidden cave near his house, and a lot more besides. Carefully painting the emotions we have all felt, the story weaves through the boy's feelings, and explores how he learns to fight his demons.
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.
Gym Class
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Jose, Zoe, Tanya, and Corben are four friends struggling in gym class. They don't mind until they get their mid-term report cards, all full of C's, D's, and F's. Jose doesn't mind his F, but he's sick of being out of shape. Tired of being left behind at his family's yearly hiking trip, he's determined to get in shape, and also pass gym class. Jose comes up with a plan... will they pass gym class?
Love and a .38
Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Love and a .38 is a short story about love and consequences. When a 17 year old boy gets his girlfriend pregnant, he decides that the only way out of his predicament is to commit suicide. Going through with it, however, proves more difficult than thinking about it, and he weighs his options while pondering on the hardest decision in his short life: to pull the trigger or not…?
Capricious (Before I Break, #0.5)
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
In this haunting prequel short story to Alec John Belle's novel, BEFORE I BREAK, Jake struggles with the idea of religion, discrimination, homosexuality, and life as he deals with an obvious mental illness.
Una serata come le altre
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: Italian. Published: May 2, 2015 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Una sera d’estate. Un ritrovo tra amici, le sensazioni di un adolescente che prova a nascondere l’attrazione per una ragazza.

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