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1

Depression Soup
Historical

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TC Allen The Great Depression devastated the country. The drought, hurricanes and dust storms caused havoc across the land. This is the story of a farm boy and his family and how they coped during those terrible years.
Tags: Historical, Young Adult, Vignettes
Age Rating: Anybody
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524 KB 9658 364 9.23
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Fun Run
General
Ernest Bywater The Ghost Reporter of the local newspaper is at the finish line of the 20 km City Fun Run. What he sees and reports moves his column from page three to the front page.
Tags: Sports, Young Adult, Vignettes
Age Rating: Anybody
Posted:
8 KB 3199 384 8.84
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Pasayten Pete
Action/Adventure
Graybyrd Pasayten Pete is an obscure north Cascades legend. As a boy growing up in the Methow Valley, Graydon Williams heard tell that Pasayten Pete was a hermit, a lost prospector, or even a creature not-human and not-animal. No one claimed to have seen him or knew anyone who had seen him, but everyone seemed to believe there was something to the legend. Graydon lived the real story.
Tags: Coming of Age, Drama, Magic, Young Adult
Age Rating: Anybody
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379 KB 17717 716 8.66
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01-04 Darmore Demon
Action/Adventure
Ernest Bywater A Clan Amir of Berant Story
November 1983, a young woman realises her life long ambition - to join the Royal Guards - we follow her joining and her first posting. Young and new to the military, but very different to what they usually get. Is she more than she seems? Yes and no. Read and find out
Tags: Drama, Politics, Violence, War, Military, Workplace, Young Adult, Vignettes
Age Rating: Older than 7
Posted:
79 KB 5376 441 8.65
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Ninth Grade 1958-1959
Action/Adventure
Banadin A coming of age story set in a small town in Ohio. Some action and adventure. It is all true, give or take a lie or two.
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Humor, School, Golf, Young Adult
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted: Concluded:
1860 KB 43511 401 8.57
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Blind Sight
Science Fiction
vlfouquet A Howly-Howard Story (1)
A girl was born who was descended from a long line of female psychics The gifts were not given to every female member sometimes they skip generation. An artifact, heirloom, of the family was alway passed on to the next female who could best used it. With the birth of this baby girl the holder of the artifact see that she will be the greatest holder of the artifact in this family long history. So the artifact was shipped as a birthday gift to be given on the first safe date it could be worn.
Tags: Coming of Age, Crime, School, Violence, Workplace, Young Adult
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted: Concluded:
337 KB 12963 594 8.57
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02-08 Dani-girl
Action/Adventure
Ernest Bywater A Clan Amir of Berant Story
June 2002, a young woman from a family of warriors faces her destiny - head on. Through an unusual and close link to her young genius brother, he's more aware of events than you think. This story is part of a series that follows events that shape his life and destiny, this is one event at a critical time in his life. It answers the questions 'What IS a warrior?' 'Can a warrior also be a pacifist?'
Tags: Drama, Violence, Military, Workplace, Extra Sensory Perception, Young Adult, Vignettes
Age Rating: Older than 7
Posted: / (Review)
34 KB 3666 363 8.35
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Crystal's Chandeliers
Romance
Denham Forrest The story of the ups and downs in a young woman's life.
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Young Adult
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted:
57 KB 3940 357 8.33
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Star Performance
Young Adult
Ernest Bywater 16 y/o Hal Smith is a quiet, unassuming teen boy with a bad knee and no dreams. Taught to help people, he does; without thinking before acting. In Year Ten in a new city and school, it's a year of living in interesting times as he's often in the wrong place at the wrong time doing the right thing. He'd once dreamt of being an international athlete and had the skills to make them true, but lost them helping a stranger; and delivered a Star Performance greater than most athletes can ever do.
Tags: Coming of Age, Crime, Drama, School, Violence, Workplace, Rags to Riches, Young Adult
Age Rating: Older than 7
Posted: Concluded:
302 KB 12925 675 8.32
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The Richard Jackson Saga: Tenth Grade Banadin Coming of age in the late 1950's.
Tags: Coming of Age, Young Adult
Age Rating: Anybody
Posted: in progress Updated:
515 KB 16158 274 8.30