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The Great In Between
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A young man stumbles in between college and having an semblance of knowing what he is doing as an "adult."
Being a Grown-Up: A User's Manual for the Real World
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 25,420. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Essay » Sociology
A collection of essays from all over the world, exploring what it means to be a grown-up in today's ever-changing society.
The Changing Legal World of Adolescence
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Child Advocacy
This work attempts to explain changes in the legal conception of adolescence as a stage of life and as a transition to adulthood. The intended audience includes lawyers and others—such as parents, professionals, and kids—puzzled by trends labeled "children's liberation" and "the revolution in juvenile justice." Much cited and long recognized as an authority, it is a classic of law & society.
Abby Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Abby Greene is a young woman with low self esteem. Desperate to be loved, she finds herself caught up in an abusive relationship. There is only one thing that can free her—love. Love of self. Abby thought she’d paid a high price for love before, but claiming and owning self love does not come cheap. Nonetheless, she’s willing to pay the price—whatever it is.
Favorite Family Lecutres
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Sometimes the most important things in life are the hardest to talk about. Whether it's the keys to the car or the keys to life, this book helps parents and teens talk about the tough issues that matter most. This is a reassuring and practical book that helps teens and parents talk and laugh together about life's most important lessons.
By Any Other Name
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 200,300. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
For as long as he can remember, Declan has loved his father, Michael. He has also been aware of the strange... something... between his father and the powerful Mr Cantala. A story of love, hate, life and death in the turbulent relationship between a boy and his father ‘An enchanting story of growing up and facing truths. Powerfully written and highly recommended.’ - The Wishing Shelf Awards 2013
Bucket Bill
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa
Bucket Bill is a story of a Jamaican dream that Nelson Mandela described as 'wonderful'. It's about a safe harbour where the sun shines in equal measure and hope springs eternal in the hearts of all good people and where the river of respect runs deep. Set in Falmouth, the old slave capital of Jamaica, it concerns the quest of a boy who is preoccupied with the question: ’When will I become a man?’
Levi Sprocket - What's In My Pocket?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Levi Sprocket is a laidback, easy-going guy, who dreams of one day being an actor. However, Levi’s journey growing up comes with some pitfalls and embarrassing moments as he deals with the changes within his body and with his maturing attitude. When he discovers that his friendships with girls isn't the way it used to be, it takes him by surprise. Join Levi as he steps into his adulthood.
Carving The Light
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The Collins sisters have secrets.
If Trees Could Fly
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
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« Henri Debidour has written a gripping novel. This coming of age story from France is as it turns a powerful drama on the American Dream. » Khaled Hosseini (« The Kite Runner » – Riverhead Books – Penguin) (« A Thousand Splendid Suns » - Riverhead Books – Penguin)