Books tagged: adolescence

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Darla Decker Hates to Wait
Series: Darla Decker Diaries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Games of flashlight tag, and the crazy cat lady roaming Shiloh Farms in a “demon bus,” serve as distractions during her parents’ quarrels and her anxiety about show choir auditions. Yet the more Darla waits for her adulthood to begin, the more she learns that summoning patience won’t be the hardest part of being eleven. A frank and funny look at the path to adulthood. [Young Adult - 13 and Up]
How I Came to Be Here
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Take an ordinary Australian boy, add some breakfast cereal, send him to school, and see what happens… Was it fate that led me to become a permanent resident of Japan, or am I simply another example of permissive parenting gone wrong? One man’s story of how he became a pioneering, expatriate law professor in Japan despite having no family connections to this country.
Lawyerly Behaviour
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When I was a mischievous tyke in Melbourne, no one imagined I would grow up to be an Australian lawyer, let alone a New York attorney or law professor in Japan. If my family had only been paying attention, however, they would have seen the signs when I dutifully removed my pyjamas at the door at the age of three. Naughty, but nice!
Reef Beach
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My late aunt and uncle enriched the lives of countless Australians and instilled in me a greater appreciation of opera, conservation, and religion. They also introduced me to the delights of Reef Beach, a haven for nudists on Sydney Harbour, before it fell victim to a misinformation campaign by some "moralistic" local residents. This is our story, plus some off-the-wall revelations from Japan.
In the Words of a Song
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“I’ve heard many bad stories about you, and you must admit that most of them are true!” Or were they just the product of a fertile imagination? Either way, I will love you and leave you for the fiftieth time with this…
Silence of the Imbeciles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It's tough being a kid--especially a kid with magical powers that now regrets having cast the spell that turned everyone he knows into an imbecile. But that's life for 14-year-old Frankie Turnbull. Now he wants to correct his mistake. But how, when those he's trying to help keeping stupidly interfering? Frankie's options dwindle, as does his patience, until ultimately just one solution remains.
Autism Dad 2: ‘Tween Edition—Continuing Adventures in Autism, Adolescence, and Fatherhood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Essay » Author profile
The adventures of Autism Dad and Boy Rocco continue through the pre-pubescent years (age 8-12), leaping over autism’s ever-changing obstacles, while stumbling through life’s major milestones. Autism Dad and Rocco—along with Precocious Little Sister and Super Mom—tackle everything autism, from diagnosis to family dynamics, with grace and humor.
Clothes, Colors and Accessories that look BEST on YOU: A Guide for Young Adults
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
This fun and fact-filled book shows the teen and young adults how to select clothes, colors and accessories that look best on her; why a certain color makes her feel and look better than do others; how to choose a perfume that is the right scent for her; and, provides charts and checklists for being a smart shopper with this in mind.
Adolescent Angst: Poems Written in My Teen Years
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.67)
If you are a teenager and wish to connect with someone who is going through the same tough times that you are, this is the book for you. I wrote the poetry in this book in my teen years, when I was a teen struggling to live with strict rules. Poems such as: The Chamber, Expression, Authority, and My “Other” Side, reveal my inner-workings as an independence-driven, identity-seeking adolescent.
All 28 Freckles
Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
(5.00)
This collection of poetry explores the bewilderment, misperception and loss of identity youths face. It amplifies the evolution in ones life into someone unknown. Through blunt prose this collection explores lure verse individuality at a transitional period in ones life.