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Forgetting: Impressions From the Millennial Borderland
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You set the price! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Exploring subjects as varied as mutiny, sex, the heat death of the universe, fairy abductions, and the similarities between women and walnuts, Wootton's debut poetry collection returns again and again to muse on remembrance and forgetfulness. Sharpen your eyes and deepen your wits, for this is a book of spells, conjuring forgotten things best remembered.
The Changing Legal World of Adolescence
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
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.
Being a Grown-Up: A User's Manual for the Real World
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 25,420. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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 Great In Between
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A young man stumbles in between college and having an semblance of knowing what he is doing as an "adult."
When Children Can See Why
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Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
“When we are young, we understand the difference between right and wrong, and some of us are lucky enough to hold firm to that understanding…” In this uniquely personal meditation, Angelica Bordeaux, author of “The Flea in Mauritius” and “A Father’s Wish”, offers a vision of the journey from childhood to adulthood. “When Children See Why” will inspire you to look at your place on the earth anew.
Close Encounters
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories exploring some close encounters of the strange kind. Not everybody you meet is who you think they are, and these people have met the unexpected.
Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume 1
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
Full Grown People's first book! An anthology of 30 essays from the site, Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume One takes you on a tour around the awkward ages in adulthood. The Writer magazine says that Full Grown People publishes "powerful personal essays that examine the human experience with candor and wit."
On Your 18th Birthday - A Father's Letter To His Daughter On Her 18th Birthday
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Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
This is the letter I sent my amazing, incredible daughter on her 18th birthday, with my thoughts on this major event in her life.