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Diamonds are a Teen's Best Friend by Allison Rushby
Price: Free! Words: 49,870. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Nessa Joanne Mulholland, aka Marilyn Monroe's No. 1 teenage fan, is up for the ride of her life when she meets Hollywood actress Holly Isles on board a cruise ship headed for Paris from NYC. Nothing will ever be the same again!
Not Zebedee! by Dillie Dorian
Series: A Bended Family, #8. Price: Free! Words: 21,570. Language: British English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
The Spanish exchange has finally rolled around. With Harry working and their mother heavily pregnant, Harley and Charlie are supposed to play host to Gerry and Laura, teenage penpals that they know next to nothing about. Meanwhile, Zak is away on an educational holiday, and no one has noticed that he's more than just physically distant...
An Inmate's Daughter by Jan Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,460. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2010 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Jenna's mother forbids her to tell her friends that her dad is in prison. Prison reflects on wives and children. Keeping the fact of prison secret becomes more difficult when the newspaper runs a story about Jenna's "Good Samaritan" rescue at the McNeil Island Corrections Center. She just wants to fit in. As Jenna writes in her journal, children of prisoners are doing time too.
An Amicabubble Breakup by Dillie Dorian
Series: A Bended Family, #10. Price: Free! Words: 21,980. Language: British English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Work Shadowing - the clue's in the name. Harley finds the premise downright creepy. Worst of all, she's not sure she'll even be able to find someone who'll let her walk to heel, going through the motions of business. Adding into all of her stress, her brothers are at war again - and this time it's "serious". How long can she hold out without picking a side?
Don't Just Speak Love by Chalie Teh
Price: Free! Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Switching to an international school halfway through high school, Averie discovers she is a nephilim—part human part angel—and her awfully boring life takes a drastic turn. Maybe a commanding old man, an impossibly charming pop star, a completely unreasonable teacher, cool (mean, really) classmates, entirely unreliable parents and a friend you can always count on are all part and parcel of life.
Faccia da schiaffi (episodio 1) by Carla Cucchiarelli
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: Italian. Published: September 14, 2012 by Quelli di ZEd. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Giulia ha quindici anni e i dubbi di tutte le adolescenti, un nomignolo che le ha dato il padre, "Faccia da schiaffi", e una famiglia dei nostri giorni, con i genitori separati da poco, alle prese con la crisi economica. Il suo carattere ribelle e l'innato senso dell'umorismo fanno di lei un personaggio tutto da scoprire. Anche per la sua psicanalista.
Ethan And Richard by Dora Okeyo
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Richard walked out on his son, Ethan, eighteen years ago-and now he's back. He has a month to live after battling Lung Cancer, and he wants to set things right, he wants Ethan's forgiveness. Ethan does not want anything to do with him.But Richard is persistent...will he win?
Laddered Tightropes by Dillie Dorian
Series: A Bended Family, #12. Price: Free! Words: 20,800. Language: British English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
“We’re all going on a… bummer holiday.” A week’s getaway with a best friend each is just what the Hartley kids need – if only that was manageable. The twins have been forced to assume that this maze of tangled kin was sown with good intentions, but they aren’t the only ones for whom the island harbours difficult truths.
Snowpocalypse by Keith Helinski
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Do you remember how fun snow days were? Do you recall the magic that snow brings? Here’s a coming of age tale of a specific ‘end of the world’ snow day, that ended up turning into something completely different.
The Bootlegger by Wes Loder
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
Ben, a nine-year-old Navajo boy wonders how his father supports his family. One afternoon he follows him to find out. A middle-grade/ YA short story.
Onions by Cy Young
Price: $1.99 USD. 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.
The Boy Who Loved a Tree by Robert Moons
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
A boy and his parents make regular rest stops on their way to the boy's grandparents. Over the course of several years, the boy learns about a maple tree, nature, and life. (Age 10+)
Choosing Soul Wars Trilogy Book One by Barbara Henderson
Price: Free! Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
Malachi Jones and his sister Ann were raised in a home without any religious instructions. At college Mal meets Belle, a Christian woman who points him toward Jesus Christ. While playing with an Ouija board game Ann makes contact with familiar spirits. Each has a choice to make regarding their earthly future and eternal destiny.
My Mother's Car by Janice Daugharty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,640. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Ten year old Doodle is in charge of his little brother and baby sister for the summer while his mother, Nina, is awaiting the arrival of her fourth baby. Nina claims that her husband's bossman's wife "gave" her a Mercedes, which Noodle knows will either have to go back or be paid for. They have no money so Doodle tries to keep the car clean, but his sister and brother make a playhouse of it.
The Initials of Clara and Stanley by Rebecca Sorens
You set the price! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(3.00 from 1 review)
Clara is caught carving her and her boyfriend's initials into the furniture by her mom. When her mom invites Stanley over for dinner, Clara is sure that her un-charmed life is about to become even more disastrous.
Patch by John Muir
Price: Free! Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story for ages 8-14. A grandfather, whose wife has been dead for a long time, has a little fox terrier for company. The grandfather's mind is always busy on the things he wants to do, and everyone else around him, including his grandchildren, is a nuisance which distracts him away from reading his own books or his rigid daily routine. Then something different happens in his daily routine.
Confessions of a Grasshopper by C.J. Lanet
Price: Free! Words: 23,050. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
An audacious kidnapping, a high-speed chase and dramatic rescue are well-traveled features of a run-of-the-mill screenplay, except that the kidnappee and the Grassalot colony are humanoid size, talking grasshoppers; the "hoppernappers" are a raunchy bunch of college kids; and the high speed chase stretches from New Mexico to New York City.
Down the Memory Hole by Bonnie Turner
Series: Children (ages 9-12). Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,640. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Summer vacation sucks when 12-year-old Buzz shares his room with a grandpa who has Alzheimer’s disease and his parents forbid him to associate with his best friend. The idea of giving up Mitch is bad enough. But how can he relate to an old man who wears adult diapers and thinks dog biscuits are people cookies? Someone who could die in the night and scare Buzz right out of puberty! (Ages 12 & up)