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Rayne Shines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Rayne is bored with life, until a new family moves in next door. Why do they look so happy? Rayne wants to know their secret. Rayne Shines is a humorous and thought-provoking picture book for ages 5-7.
The Tree Hugger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
A STORY ABOUT BULLYING When Shalmalah comes to Debbie’s school, she is targeted by school bullies, Susan and Leonie. Shalamalah is a free spirit who doesn’t want to dress and act like everyone else. Debbie hates seeing Shalmalah being bullied but she’s too scared to do anything. When Debbie’s and Shalmalah’s mothers become friends Debbie is forced to make a serious choice.
One Day in Twiggleton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
A delightful bedtime story introducing: Lanky, Tweeny and Butterburr. They have a difficult day at school but learn a valuable lesson, thanks to a copper beech tree and Mrs Longtrunk.
The Science Project
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
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Eleven year old New York city boy, Nestor usually is the one causing the problems, but ask him, and you'd get a different story. Nestor learns boundaries when he exhausts the patience of his friends and classmates with his incessant teasing until they exact a vengeful plan to reinstate the relationships with a new set of rules. This book is suggested for middle grade readers ages 10-12.
Randi's Steps
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,080. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
If only her life were a story on paper, she could tear it into a million pieces and start over. Ten-year-old Francie McLean’s life hasn’t been the same since her best friend started battling cancer. Francie wants to be loyal and caring to Randi, but when put to the test, she fails. Will their friendship survive the disease that changes everything?
The Old Man and The Tree
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
The Old Man and The Tree is the tale of two unlikely friends: a young man named Fred and a growing maple tree. When Fred purchases a home with a fledgling tree in his backyard, all he wants is some shade, but what develops is a bond between man and nature and true friendship. As the pair ages together, like the seasons, their relationship goes through changes as well.
Victor en amour
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 360. Language: Canadian French. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Victor la tortue est un fier combattant, une sorte de ninja que tous louangent. Mais quand il veut se lier d'amitié avec la belle Lola, il se voit refuser ! Lola n’aime pas les batailleurs. Que faire ? Comment faire un choix entre l’amitié et les flatteries ?
The Amida Tree
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Gordon Korman on The Amida Tree “This piece works so well. There’s beauty in the simplicity of its telling, and the communication between the woman and the tree is hauntingly believable.” It will appeal to parents interested in a sustainable environment, healthy emotional bonds, a balanced life, and ethical living.
Annabelle Jinx and the Ghosts of Serendipity Falls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
When Annabelle and her friends start a ghost removal business, they discover that Annabelle can see and hear ghosts, while the surly new girl, Mavis, can smell them. The girls must work together to control their powers and, with the help of Dovey and Sam, try to rescue the lost spirit of a little boy. With luck, maybe the team can even save all the Serendipity Falls ghosts from a terrible fate.
Swim like a Dolphin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
Fridolf is getting swimming lessons in his local swimming pool, but it’s not your usual teacher. Neither is Fridolf your average boy, he lives in his own world and can see and hear beyond and beneath, and when he enters the dilapidated swimming pool he hears seagulls and feels sand crunching between his toes. What happens when Fridolf splashes his dad’s phone?What are sharks doing in there?
After the Rain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Adventure » General
A story of finding your place in the world and learning that you are exactly where you are supposed to be.
Reality Natalie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Firedrake Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
When the most popular kid-hosted TV show holds guest host auditions, the show's BIGGEST fan decides to try out. But will the competitive pressure cause her to lose her ultimate dream, along with her best friend?
Operation Tree Roper: An Eye Above
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,390. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Anaiah Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Twelve-year-old Declan Parker was born with only one eye, but all he seems to have trouble seeing in proper perspective is himself. All he wants is for kids to see him as normal before he starts a new school in the fall. To that end, he sets out to make money helping with his dad’s tree care business.
Losing William
Price: Free! Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
Losing William Keri Walker is in the middle of several crises; her best friend has moved away, she's been rejected by her previous friends, and her parents are separating. But then she loses her little brother in a shopping mall. Now she needs all the strength and help she can find.
The Radisaurs, Auna Put the Phone Down!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
The Radisaurs (rad-i-sores) are half dinosaur, half animal. In Auna Put the Phone Down, Auna’s phone seems to be the most important thing to her! Her friends want her to have fun with them but Auna can’t seem to put her phone down! Now she is at risk of losing all her friends! Read Auna Put the Phone Down, to see if Auna learns that time with her friends is more important that her phone.
Sticks and Stones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
How often children complain: "Mike won't play with me." Or, "Lisa called me names." One skill to help build friendships is to send positive messages called "put-ups". This story helps young children develop the skill of giving put-ups. The text is set to rhythm and rhyme: "Give a put-up, not a put-down. Wear a smile, not a frown."
Millicent Marie Is Not My Name
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,360. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Karen Pokras. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
When 12 year old Millie’s younger brother finds her diary on her computer, he publishes it as a blog for the entire world to see, including the boy Millie has a crush on. In the midst of all the mayhem, Millie discovers she is now her school's most sought after 6th grade mystery gossip and advice columnist. But not all is fun, as Millie learns, once she realizes feelings are at stake.
Don't Bother Boris!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Boris lives with six other cats, but he just wants to be left alone. When he gets his wish, he begins to realize that being left alone means being lonely! What can he do now that the other cats are ignoring him? The answer is surprisingly simple: open his heart.
Miro the Dragon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Saoirse O'Mara. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
Drakonia…. Land of the dragons, ancient and proud creatures. Drakonia…. Home of Miro, a tiny and frightened red dragon who is still trying to find his place in the world. On his journey to become a “real” dragon, he makes some unusual new friends and discovers that friendship can overcome the greatest fears. Miro’s stories tell of courage and friendship without boundaries or prejudices.
Strokes The Cat - the Best Friends of All
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Strokes the Cat is feeling sad. He doesn't seem to have a best friend. Strokes decides to ask for help, and so off he goes on a quest to find himself a best friend.