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Jolly Time Books: I'm So Popular
Series: Jolly Time Books: Dog Squad. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Have you wondered why some kids appear to be more popular than others? It looks like they get all the attention. Everybody likes them. Can that be possible? Are they really more popular than you? Ben thinks Lizzy and their cute dachshund, Kelly, are more popular than he is. How can that be? They both wonder what makes Kelly so popular. Do they ever learn?
Poverty Case Study: Adaptable Version
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017 by Bill Clarkson. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
An overall objective of the case is to facilitate a change in student perspectives of poverty, both globally and domestically. A sub-goal of the case study is to inform teaching professionals how to integrate the Reading, PA case materials into their own curriculums, as well as the potential adaptation of the principles and methodology to the study of other American communities suffering the devas
Jolly Time Books: One-Ring-a-Dingy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Values & Virtues
We live in a wired-in and plugged-in world. It is difficult, if not impossible, to escape from cell phones. They keep us in touch with family, friends, music, movies, and sports teams. It seems like it is a right of passage to issue a cell phone to children as soon as they are born. But when does too much of a good thing become negative? Are we doomed to text until our thumbs fall off?
Fighting Felicia
Series: Beautifully Unbroken (TM). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion, Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Now a young woman, Felicia Robinson ponders her violent past in the dark confines of prison. She experiences a glorious encounter with the Divine that leads her on a journey of self-reflection, forgiveness and inner peace. Eventually, Felicia is changed for the better and despite her angry childhood and dismal circumstances, she clings to hope and the chance of living a new life for God.
Toss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,730. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017 by Mountainview Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Kisrie Kelly's worst enemy Wendy Wetz has disappeared, and Kiz's little sister has vanished as well. Soon Kisrie takes matters into her own hands with the help of her color guard friends. She'll do anything to get her annoying sister back, even if it means spending a night in jail and worse yet, bringing Wendy home too.
When Pigs Can Fly!
Price: $5.40 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
WHEN PIGS CAN FLY! is a children's chapter book about fitting in & getting along, despite their differences.A young farm boy witnessed the growth of some unique animals on his family farm. This nine year old chose to care for the smallest piglet. He worried about his favorite animal being alone. Then Grandpa's story from his boyhood days about another pig and a goose, gave Eddy an idea. It worked!
Everything Unusual
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When Elliot Winter was seven he learned to escape. With a simple tug of a leaf he is transported to an unexplainable reality that invites him to find what he most desires—friends, a caring family—but leaves him returning home bloody, tattered and scared.
The Fall Tree
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,440. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
While contending with high school, friendships, and a crumbling family, twins Dinah and Joseph Shaul find their relationship tested.
The Fine Art of Keeping Secrets
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,490. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Two Award-Winning Young Adult Novels The Fine Art of Keeping Quiet First Place: 2015 International Digital Awards, Young Adult Novel The Fine Art of Holding Your Breath Third Place: 2015 International Digital Awards, Young Adult Novel
Fitting In
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017 by Evernight Teen. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Charlotte Finnegan James desperately wants to fit in. Her parents encourage her to act like everyone around her, but Charlotte always feels like an outsider looking in. When men come late one night to “take control” of her, Charlotte knows fitting in will forever be impossible. After being placed into a military boarding school, a name change is the first step in taking control of her own life.