Teen & Young Adult

March 24, 2019

THE PRICELESS GIFT

"THE PRICELESS GIFT" by HEMALATHA GNANASEKAR

Life is never a straight line. Priya is a typical modern-day woman in India. Independent and full of life, she spends her days at her job working hard to secure a better life for herself. She also has a close connection with her mother, who dotes on her daughter endlessly. But her work life and home life collide on one disastrous day. When Priya becomes a victim of sexual abuse in the workplace, she hides in fear and humiliation only to realize that she’s pregnant. Devastated and wishing to run away from the shame, she seeks refuge in her mother who in return can’t bear the news and dies of a heart attack. Distraught by the loss of her mother, Priya nevertheless decides to make the best of her situation. She decides to continue with the pregnancy. She eventually gives birth to a son and raises him by herself. The pain that resulted in her son’s birth has transformed into the all-consuming power of a mother’s love. Priya knows that her son means everything to her, and nothing can stop the special bond they share… until one day.

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January 16, 2019

Professor Curious and His Miracle Machine

"Professor Curious and His Miracle Machine: The Mystery of the Glowing Rock" by Professor Production Co. and Professor Curious

A Miracle Machine? A glowing rock? Captured by men in hoodies? Suspense and action take you back as you experience the story of 'Good Friday' through the eyes of four tweens accidentally whooshed back into Bible times. How did they get there -- and how will they get home? Is it a new virtual reality game, or time machine? Professor Curious has amnesia! Kids Help find John, Julie, Jack and Jill and you could be entered for a chance to be named in the next book. 

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January 12, 2019

Protector of Eden

"Protector of Eden: Awakened" by L.H.Bondi

For as long as she can remember sixteen year old Serina can tap into the energies given off by objects. Old houses are her favorite. They draw her in, speaking to her, telling her their secrets as if they have a life of their own.  After a great great grandmother, she never knew, passes away leaving her a plantation home located deep in the Louisiana bayous. Serina couldn’t be more curious. If her mother had been so close to her grandmother then why was she never talked about? Why had she never met her? And why the mysterious worried glances every time she would ask about the home? Once in Louisiana she finds herself thrust into a ancient battle in a world she never knew existed. A world where an ongoing battle between protectors and demonic creatures has been fought since the beginning of time. With demonic activity on the rise Serina will need to find the strength in herself to overcome her insecurities, and become the powerful protector she was born to be. Keeping all the pure souls in Eden safe. One pure soul in particular has unknowingly stolen her heart. But with so much uncertainty surrounding them can she trust him. And are their worlds too far apart? 

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January 6, 2019

Self Help for Teens

"Self Help for Teens: Confidence, Assertiveness and Self-Esteem Training (3 in 1)" by Maria van Noord

Simple and Proven Techniques to Become Your Confident Self (for Boys and Girls) [fancy_link title="Play Sample" link="https://samples.audible.com/bk/acx0/135970/bk_acx0_135970_sample.mp3" target="_blank" style="1" class=""] Are you insecure? Do you have a lot of doubts? Do you avoid speaking in a big group of friends? If you answered ´yes´ to two of the three questions above, then you might suffer from a low self-esteem or a low confidence level.  You have come to the right place. A lot of famous people, like Lady Gaga and Mark Zuckerberg, were once shy and insecure. But they have learned how to change the way they see and think about themselves. They have worked on their self-esteem and confidence. You can do the same. You just need some help. If you know which techniques and methods you can use to train how you see yourself, increasing your self-esteem and increasing your confidence becomes easier. Here´s just a tiny fraction of what you´ll discover in self help for teens:
  • The number one thing to avoid if you want to build up your confidence level
  • Three NLP techniques that you help you increase your confidence so you can go to school comfortably
  • How you can change your negative thoughts into positive thoughts so you will doubt less
  • How to boost you assertiveness in only two minutes
  • Tips on how to show confidence
  • An effective method you can use when you are bullied
  • The obvious and not so obvious benefits of being confident
  • How to develop a confident mindset
  • Exercises to discover the real you
  • How you can avoid panic attacks
  • What the ‘percolator effect’ means and what you should do to avoid it
  • And much, much more
Take a second to imagine how you’ll feel once you feel confident and how your family and friends will react when they see the new you.

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