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Pick-me-up
Price: Free! Words: 68,540. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In small town Iowa, where a family's reputation is hard to shake, Katelyn has a choice to make--Follow her sisters' lead, lose herself to love, take the drug that's offered, or pick herself up after getting knocked down. This young adult novel travels to the troubling truth of life outside high school hallways where not every family or teenager is innocent.
A Time Before Facebook
Series: A Time Before Facebook, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 138,000. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Two families on opposite sides of the US/Canada Border are forever united through a marriage, children, and death. Jimmy is now growing up in a time before computers, email and social networking. The stories are primarily true, but some persons and events have been fictionalized where necessary.
Children of the Tide
Price: Free! Words: 45,890. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Children of the Tide is a short anthology of stories about different creatures of the sea. In each of these stories a unique sea creature faces some daunting task. This book shows that even though the ocean is so vast and still one of the greatest mysteries, even the smallest fish can leave a lasting impact on other creatures.
The Listless
Price: Free! Words: 46,810. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
In college, Conor rebelled through his music, but with age creeping in and a recession on the lookout, he chooses the professional life. Then, Conor and his musician friends are offered a record deal for their band. They take this last chance. Enter journalist Ellie Cruz, who travels with the group to document their awkward jaunt around the East Coast.
Hazelnut Street
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
A story about returning to the street you grew up on. Everyone's there, but everything's changed. You've changed. The faces you recognize are not the ones you speak to. The people you meet are not the ones you knew. And when she takes you by the hand and pulls you between houses, fireworks exploding overhead, there is pain where once there was so much hope.
The Loving Confines
Series: The Rise of the Totalitarians, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
A guilt-haunted teenage girl visits a therapist in a future society where everything, it is claimed, is better than ever.
Rory, My Brother
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s hard to live with some people, and harder to live without them. This story is based on a real family I meet some years ago. Their plight touched me, not least of all that of the older brother. Because the family tried to protect him, he seemed farthest removed from the unfolding tragedy. But there was no protecting him from the fact that sometimes, unfortunately, love hurts.
Nick Klaus et le Paysage Désuet
Series: Nick Klaus, 1. Price: Free! Words: 14,090. Language: French. Published: May 19, 2013 by Book Case Engine. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
La première fois que j'ai rencontré Nick Klaus, cela devrait être en 1993. A cette époque là, il ne devait avoir plus de 9-10 ans, mais déjà la vie soufflait en lui. Il riait en permanence, et rien ne pouvait freiner sa curiosité. Seulement, il était aussi énormément polisson, ce qui le mena dans une situation épineuse. D'après ce que je comprends, il s'était égaré à l'intérieur d'un album photo.
Inescapable
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
I do not fear death. I do not tremor at the thought of my eternity. I do not plea for mercy. Set in Elizabethan England a young girls choices lead her to face her few final breaths. But are her choices her own?
Traces in Clay
You set the price! Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
You only thought your high school was hard! Well, things could have been worse. Did you ever consider trying to learn school subjects in a foreign language? Traces In Clay features some students' personalities from one class at an international school in Korea. Here you will find touching stories and unforgettable personalities combined into a teacher's last lesson.
The Devil eats Coleslaw
Series: Diamonds, #5. Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: British English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Mashups
Joseph Holly knows the truth: Work is rarely as dull as when you are eighteen years old and in love. ‘The Devil eats Coleslaw’ is a working day in Joe's life, which sees him trapped in a supermarket with strange customers, ex-teachers, daydreams, bad ideas, Sonic Youth, The Replacements, and an overwhelming need to see his girlfriend,Diane.
Tänzer, Null
Price: Free! Words: 3,420. Language: German. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Merry Christmas, Deutschland! Eine kostenlose kurze Geschichte über das Leben der nördlichen New Jersey Gymnasiasten. Ihr Leben für immer verändert, wenn ein Austauschstudent aus Russland kommt. Hochschulzugangs, Wachstumsschmerzen, Kulturschock
dancer, zero
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Tatiana, the new girl, arrived in English IIIA amidst a murmur of expectation. We had already heard a beautiful "Russian princess" was coming to our own boring little neck of New Jersey, and her first impression on us was no disappointment... the SAT-cramming students of a high academic north New Jersey high school welcome a Russian exchange student; and lives are forever changed...
The Girl in the Trees
Price: Free! Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(2.00 from 1 review)
Twelve year old Miranda Amelia Harden has lived all her life on her grandfather's ranch in the mountains. All she wants is to stay there, but the rest of the world can't seem to leave her alone. She has only two questions. How young is too young to know what you want? How young is too young to get it?
The secret story of Ibrahim
Price: Free! Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Ibrahim owned a field. He had a field all to himself and this made him also extremely happy since no other child of his age and of his neighbourhood owned one. One day, when finally arriving at the field and being thrown into a corner of the bag for the umpteenth time, he started pushing with his arms and legs. He pushed and pushed so hard that he felt reborn again.
Curtain Cape
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
2009 3rd Place Winner, John Marsden Young Writer’s Award. This is a tale of two troubled youths as they travel the road equipped with nothing but some food, a gun and a bag of bullets. Delirious, wild and sometimes frightening, Curtain Cape puts you right alongside misguided Victor and his reluctant brother as they journey through a broken world of petty crime, dreamy wolves and stolen cars.
Pie
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
“Tonight, we have strawberry and rhubarb pie and a story about the time my friend from high school set fire to our headmaster’s car, or Grasshopper pie and a story about when my Uncle Anthony punched a cop.” While working the graveyard shift at the local greasy spoon, Marnie entertains the customers with stories of her eccentric Aunt Sarah.
Perfume
Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Sometimes, love is like a perfume.
The Quarry
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Forty years ago, forty feet in the air, a quandary ... and a good friend.
The Rhythm of Her Soul
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young prodigy has lost touch with her music. A visit home reunites her with it.