Books tagged: youth

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Lissy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
LISSY, the daughter of a black farmer in the Mississippi Delta, is surrounded by bigotry. It is a story enveloped by racial unrest. She dares to rise above it. Her roots are traced back to her Great-great-grandmother, a former slave named Sara Benten, whose diary inspires her to fight for what is right. Lissy finds love as well as freedom.
The Mariposa Club
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010 by Lethe Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
As they embark on their final year of high school, the Fierce Foursome—Maui, Trini, Isaac, and Liberace—decide to do something big, something that will memorialize their friendships for when they all begin their new “adult” lives: start a GLBTQ club. They are accustomed to the hardships that come with being openly gay in high school (not to mention in their homes).
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
It's Your Time to Shine
Price: Free! Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
It's Your Time To Shine presents riveting views on Success, Health, Wealth, Love, Life, Laws, Rights, Leadership, Hopes and Dreams, Relationships, God and the coming Apocalypse. It is motivational, inspirational and spiritual giving you food for thought and sweets for the soul. Hope you enjoy it and may you be empowered to prosper and be in good health even as your soul prospers. Happy readings.
Oskaloosa Moon
Price: $4.81 USD. Words: 103,570. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
OSKALOOSA MOON recaptures beauty, pain and adolescent struggles in a mid-American farm village, circa 1950. In the spirit of Mark Twain's "Huckleberry Finn" and movies like "Forrest Gump", OSKALOOSA MOON reveals the adventures of an outcast boy who was unwilling to be invisible.
Just Like Jonah Wail Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Values & Virtues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion
Encourage pre-teens and teens to get closer to God with this inspiring collection of eight stories featuring modern-day Jonah style characters. "Just Like Jonah Wail Tales" tells the somewhat exaggerated stories of kids who made bad choices and learned -- just like Jonah -- that there's a price to pay when you disobey.
Crossing Over
You set the price! Words: 19,790. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
An Eclectic collection of seventeen short stories and poems by twelve authors from the Katharine Susannah Prichard Foundation in Western Australia. The themes include youth, family relations, travel and exploration, the World Wars, love, detective and others.
Education in America:Together, we can put it back on track
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
The U.S.A., a country which triumphed for countless years in education, now staggers behind many other countries with an all-out attempt to find optimal solutions. Education in America provides a sneak peek at an impelling transition and intervention program for all students with outstanding opportunities that await the economically and socially disadvantaged middle and high school students.
Brooks Berry in the Case of Myst River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Boy detective Brooks Berry is at it again in this third book in the series. This time he teams up with familiar partner Brad Klemz and newcomer Bryce Kopish to help solve an international jewelry and boat theft ring. Harrowing adventures await Brooks and company requiring quick thinking actions to avoid dangerous situations and solve the crime before the bandits leave the country.
Dirt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by White Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Due to an untimely mishap with a runaway piano, a thief and a homeless lady with a very pointy umbrella, Harold meets an unusual segment of the neighborhood, all of whom live inside a single tree planter box on a New York City Street.