A Life For Nicholas (The Nicholas Chronicles #1)
by Matt Zachary
"A Life for Nicholas" details the life of a thirteen year old boy who is an orphan and living in the foster care system. He has to deal with adolescence, his sexuality, the loss of friends and abuse as he figures out his place in the world.
This book is a novella of about 13,000 words and the prequel to "A Home For Christmas" by Matt Zachary.