Books tagged: ya contemporary

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The Green
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,480. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
How far would you go to save your dream? Seventeen-year-old Ariceli Pisa is a senior at the prestigious Cambridge High School and has her sights set on Northwestern University. She's a cheerleader, a member of the National Honor Society...and a drug dealer. That's not the only secret she has to keep from her best friend Naomi--she’s also madly in love with Naomi’s ex-boyfriend, James Bartlett.
None of the Regular Rules
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
When Sophie and her best friends find—and vow to finish—a dead girl’s bucket list, love blossoms in unexpected places (cue the hot neighbor with a porn star name), friendships are tested, and Sophie begins to feel that she’s finally living…even though everything is slowly unraveling around her. A romantic, hilarious, and heartbreaking young adult novel about taking chances and finding yourself.
Seeking Christmas, an Ocean Mist Short Story Two
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
The Christmas season has eighteen-year-old Courtney crossing the state line with her little brother Dennis to rendezvous with the man who deserted them years ago. Courtney remembers him only as the tall man who ran away. Dennis doesn’t remember him at all. Courtney is furious, but Denny is curious. Will their meeting result in a happy Christmas memory?
Fragile Creatures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Reeling from the guilt of her father's death, seventeen-year-old Evangeline Frost attempts to take her own life. To save what's left, she is sent to Kindred Hides Wildlife Preserve, where she meets Ruke, a giraffe in mourning. Together they begin to heal, and Evangeline finds there is redemption for her, and that the bonds between human, animal, and life are not as fragile as she once thought.
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Thirteen year old James Clarke is always being picked on in school. He hates sports, and he particularly hates Stingers, a schoolyard game in which children throw tennis balls at each other. The other kids always seem to throw the ball harder, when it's at him. One day, James' mom phones the school to try and put a stop to the bullying, but it only gets worse.