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Scapegoat: The Price of Freedom
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,400. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Rae Richen’s newest novel, Scapegoat: The Price of Freedom is set in 1953, The McCarthy era. Scapegoat explores what happens to teenager, Gib Evans, when the powerful people around him sell fear, encouraging citizens to turn on each other. Gib and friends work to stop the disaster that is set in motion, but they discover that turning off, or even deflecting mass hysteria is nearly impossible, and
Jack
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Born a girl during the Civil War, Jack has been passing as a boy in the slums of Five Points, Manhattan, since running away from an orphans' home at age eight.
Edward Teller Dreams of Barbecuing People
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
In the backdrop of a suburban world of swimming pools, crushy love, and genuine loss, Ronald Reagan has declared the Soviet Union the Evil Empire and calls for an end to nuclear arms. Gene's scientist father leads the team to end the Cold War by creating the Strategic Defense Initiative, "a shield not a sword." And so skeptical seventeen year-old Gene sets out to wage his own personal war...
Once Upon Two Kingdoms
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Freedom to Choose is Paramount for any human An arrangement made when Elizabeth was just a babe ties her to someone she has never met, never spoken to, never loved. Now she desires freedom—a way to choose her own path—her own husband. The moment Elizabeth meets Patrick she knows he is her soul mate. But when you are bound to a crown how is any choice your own?
Lightning in His Hand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,300. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
In 1848, thirteen-year-old orphan Jacob tries to convince his ornery, long-lost Uncle Whit to return home as they travel together over the Old Spanish Trail to California. Jacob's impatience with Whit's wild ways softens over time as he seeks to understand the troubled man, but his mission and dream of staying in the west are soon threatened by Whit's secret plan and unknown enemy.
The Flight To Brassbright
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Series: The Brassbright Chronicles. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Constance is a wild, stubborn young girl growing up poor in a small industrial town in the late 1800's. Beneath her thread-worn exterior beats the heart of a dreamer and a wordsmith. But at age twelve, she’s orphaned. Running away to join the circus—like kids do in adventure books—seems like such a brilliant idea… or is it?
Broken Dreams
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Series: Waiting For Dusk. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,300. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Two friends... Blood sisters till the end... Until they’re not. One cold night in a boarding school dorm, two fourteen-year-old girls make a blood sister pact. Friends forever. As young schoolgirls, they’re determined to find true love, learning the hits and misses along the way. As graduation nears, the girls have different outlooks for the future.
The Twilight Gods
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,540. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Set in London during the Great Exhibition of 1851, “The Twilight Gods” is a retelling of Native American folktale called “The Girl Who Married a Ghost.” It’s an alternative perspective on a gay teen’s coming-out process, with fifteen-year-old Norris Woodhead’s journey of self-discovery couched in magical and supernatural terms and imagery.
Serenity Valley
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Price: Free! Words: 106,900. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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Medieval coming of age tale of a young boy and a great battle horse he shares a bond with. When Lady Bella takes an interest in young Gamel as a student, he soon finds out just how fragile the tranquil peace of Serenity Valley really is. Gamel soon finds himself thrown into battle where all hope seems lost.
Twilight's Eternal Embrace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,100. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Bram cannot find a way for Adryanna to survive the blooding ritual, the romance is doomed. They seek help from Sheerin, Bram’s cousin, who believes he’s found a way for the Lathe Sith to survive, but others in the Oiche Sith clan do not wish for them to succeed.
VỀ CHÂN TRỜI MỚI hay: Khúc Hát Thanh Xuân
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Đây là truyện viết về tuổi đôi mươi, băn khoăn về cuộc sống, bức xúc với những sự kiện đang xẩy ra trong xã hội: xin đểu, bắt địa tràn lan, cướp giật ở mọi nơi, muốn tìm một chỗ làm phải tốn hàng trăm triệu Mọi công trình đều bị rút ruột, đến nỗi, đường cao tốc Nội Bài- Lào Cai mới khánh thành được 2 ngày là nứt! Đã vậy, giới cầm quyền còn khoác lác, với những kế hoạch có tầm nhìn 20, 20 năm
Offside
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,600. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Pentucket Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
"Rabbit" loves football, but the tiny, rural Maine town where he lives isn't big enough to support a team. After his father moves the family to the big, bad city, Rabbit gets his chance to play the sport he loves, but he must confront the dangers of "Lynn, Lynn, City of Sin." Rabbit wonders if he'll even survive. Only football can save him.
The Saffron Crocus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Venice, 1643. Isabella, fifteen, longs to sing in Monteverdi’s Choir, but only boys (and castrati) can do that. Her singing teacher, Margherita, introduces her to a new wonder: opera! Then Isabella finds Margherita murdered. And now people keep trying to kill Margherita’s handsome rogue of a son, Rafaele.
Buckeye Lake Summer 1949: Take Care of Paula for Me
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 52,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Set at Buckeye Lake, Ohio this novel captures those special moments of youth, caught between innocence and eagerness,in the American playgrounds of old, when life was simpler, -- or was it?
Quest for the Silver Mustang
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1830, fourteen year old Lisbet McTavish embarks on a perilous quest to find true friends and the horse she rides in her medicine dreams. Her hidden heritage links her to the spirit world of our Native Americans. On her long journey from Virginia to Oklahoma, she meets thieves, river pirates, horse abusers, slave catchers, gamblers, and an epidemic. Will she survive and find her silver mustang?
The Shadow King
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 194,640. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Eight years after her abduction by the immortal boy known as ‘Pan’, Wendy believes she has put the trauma of her past behind her. But when one of the Lost Boys is murdered, she finds herself thrown into a deadly game of wits with old enemies. With the help of the Lost Boys, her brothers, and an unlikely guardian, Wendy must risk all to master her hidden powers and banish the Shadow King.
Murder in Torbaydos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,940. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Torquere Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Old houses hide secrets, sometimes dark ones. When the dead offer you a life of fame and fortune beyond your wildest dreams, beware of the price, as even death may not be a release.
Daughter of the Earth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,920. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the summer of 1856, 16 year old Korina Fischer's life changes when she witnesses the arrival of the US Camel Corp near her Texas farm. Discontent with the certainty of becoming a farmer's wife, the camels' arrival sets off a chain of events that change her life forever. When she & a friend are kidnapped, Korina learns the depth of her strength & how to survive the dangerous Texas frontier
Night of Pan
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,930. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Curiosity Quills Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Fifteen-year-old Thaleia is haunted by visions: roofs dripping blood, Athens burning. She tries to convince her best friend and all the villagers that she’s not crazy. The gods do speak to her. When Xerxes’ army of a million Persians marches straight to the mountain village Delphi to claim the Temple of Apollo’s treasures and sacred power, Thaleia’s gift may be her people’s last line of defense.
The Enola Mountains
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,180. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Facing his greatest challenge of his young life, Gamel must escape over the mountains with Lady Bella's daughter while being pursued by the most vicious killers in all of Europe. He must be successful in his task; not just to save little Izy's life but all those he loves and his home.