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The Quilt
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Vanessa received the quilt, she was very disappointed. She was expecting something more valuable. Would the quilt drive a wedge between Vanessa and her mother? This is the story about a Mother's love, and a daughter's discovery of what is really important.
The Bane Bath Salts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Bane Bath Salts is a popular fictional short story based on real-life events about teen addiction—an innocent teen, drugs gone awry, a journey to adulthood and making difficult decisions.
Ghost at the Opera
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A father struggles to keep a promise to his son, even after death.
Garden of Sugar and Pineapples
Series: The Life and Adventures of Pineapple Sam, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
This story takes you, the reader, through the humble beginnings of the author’s family to the miracle of his almost tragic birth. Let this story inspire you with the courage of a family seeking a new life while giving you a good laugh as you are taken back to your own hijinks as a kid.
Twin Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Hey I’m Priscilla, a.k.a Priscilla the Great. Usually, I like to talk about how my life got a little crazy after I learned about my special powers. Okay, it got a lot crazy. I mean, you try going through middle school with fire shooting out of your fingers. Awkward. But this time, it’s not about me. Twin Shorts is all about my little brothers, Charlie and Chester, a.k.a The Devil Twins.
The Cupboard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: Australian English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.00 from 1 review)
Tommy and his mother are trapped within a cycle of violence, terrorised by Tommy's stepfather. To cope, Tommy escapes into a fantasy-world in his mind, where he is a Hero and fights against the cruel Villain. Until the day Tommy's two worlds collide and Tommy makes a choice that will change his life forever... (There is no overt violence in this story.)
Prom Dates and Softball Bats
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011 by Blue Cedar Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jenny, like any good pitcher, knows when to throw at a batter. When to throw a fastball. And when to drop and cover. Like now. Especially as big, meaty Lacey glares at her. Hands the size of bear paws, and the entire softball team saying in pretty clear words: Go. Home. A story of friendship, finding your own place, and just maybe, a date to the prom.
Friday the 13th Wedding
Series: The Life and Adventures of Pineapple Sam, Book 9. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A father’s trip to his youngest daughter’s wedding turns into more than he bargained for. Filled with recollections of war days and family days, this story will hit home for any dad.
Ready Set Go
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Follows adopted siblings on their way to be reunited after their parents disappeared.
Poppy
Price: Free! Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young woman makes the terrible discovery that the man she idolizes is not her father. Worse, he won both her mother and her in a card game. Emma Kay is devastated and unable to handle the news. A short story of Life and Love in Alaska
The Dream
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of eleven year old Sunil & his dreams. He always believed his dreams would come true. Is it his innocence or will it be a reality?
Double-edged Malice
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: Australian English. Published: March 24, 2015 and represented by TAT Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Andy's brother is her guardian, but they are not friends. Under his law-abiding image, he's up to something. Though she knows better than to pry into his business, it doesn't stop her from trying to cause him trouble.
The Teddy Bear Stories - The New Guardian
Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the Second story in the series. The New Guardian. Not all Teddy Bears are brave enough to be Guardians. Are they? What do you do when a new Teddy Bear faces the challenge of becoming a Guardian? Will Snuggs be up to this task? What will happen if she fails?
Cat-Fish & Fish-Cat
Series: The Life and Times of Bindigo and Abbie Joules, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this fourth in a collection of fourteen short stories by Abbie Joules, her brother Bendigo is befriended by a young calico cat on their east Texas farm. Together they explore an unlikely friendship with a farm pond catfish, a relationship of discovery that enriches and changes Ben's life.
Life Everlasting
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
The trip west wasn't what Josh had expected. He hadn't counted on walking all the way to Oregon. But the hardships didn't end with sore feet. When an unseen enemy attacked the wagon train, his loss inspired future generations.
Graduation Day
Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Andy and Gail were salutitorian and valedictorian respectively. Their task was to encapsulate 4 years of high school at graduation into a memorable 20 minutes. With a lot of soul searching, help from others, and the student body, the commencement speach became something no one would soon, or ever, forget.
Freak
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Life is ugly.Life is absurd.But life is freakishly good.Follow the life of a young girl as she scowls her way on a rainy night, but discovers hope in an unusual way.
Short Horrors to Share With Friends
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A small collection of small fictions, rotating around the horror genre. Includes: Too Late, Pain, Daddy's Right Here
The Bootlegger
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.
The Boy Who Loved a Tree
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 2 reviews)
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+)

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