Juvenile & Young Adult / Themes / Family / Parents

Best Selling

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

New & Noteworthy

Best Selling

New Releases

 

Language

English (209)

French (18)

German (0)

Spanish (14)

Italian (5)

 

Category

Delete Parents

 

Audience

Young adult (2)

Teen (5)

Advanced reader (7)

Beginner reader (2)

 

Protection

All (209)

DRM Free (28)

DRM (181)

More options

Juniper Berry

by M. P. Kozlowsky & Erwin Madrid

Juniper Berry's parents are the most beloved actor and actress in the world—but Juniper can't help but feel they haven't been quite right lately. And she and her friend Giles are determined to find out why....


What Erika Wants

by Bruce Clements

Drawing the line between what we want and what other people want for us

A woman with a forehead full of acne scars and a New York edge to her voice crosses the courthouse floor with her hand out. "Erika? I'm...


My So-Called Ruined Life

by Melanie Bishop

Having lost her parents to murder and the judicial system, Tate McCoy tries to take control of her seventeenth summer.


The Winner's Curse: Chapters 1-5

by Marie Rutkoski

Download the first five chapters of THE WINNER'S CURSE by Marie Rutkoski!

Winning what you want may cost you everything you love...

As a general's daughter in a vast empire that revels in war and enslaves those...


When Wings Expand

by Mehded Maryam Sinclair

A raw and emotional journal charting the death of Nur's mother to cancer.

Winner of the Unpublished Muslim Writer's Award 2011.


Everything Beautiful in the World

by Lisa Levchuk

Lately I feel like an astronaut out on a space walk - constantly praying the tube attaching me to the ship doesn't snap and send me flying into outer darkness.

The only good thing about having a mother with...


Stealing Heaven

by Elizabeth Scott

My name is Danielle. I'm eighteen. I've been stealing things for as long as I can remember.

Dani has been trained as a thief by the best—her mother. Together, they move from town to town, targeting wealthy...


Two Under Par

by Kevin Henkes

It seemed to ten-year-old Wedge that most of the time nothing made sense anymore. Suddenly he had a brand-new stepfather and a five-year-old stepbrother, Andrew. He lived in a new house, far from his friends,...


Billy and the Birdfrogs

by B.B. Wurge

Roald Dahl meets Lemony Snicket in this fantastical comic adventure beneath the streets of New York.


Truths I Learned from Sam

by Kristin Butcher

Despite initial misgivings, it's the best summer of 17-year-old Dani's life. Staying in a small community while her mother honeymoons in Europe, Dani finds her days filled with riding, reading, rodeo, and romance....


The Love Curse of the Rumbaughs

by Jack Gantos

On an unseasonably warm Easter Sunday, a young girl named

Ivy discovers a chilling secret in the basement of the Rumbaugh

pharmacy across the street from the hotel where she lives with

her mother. The discovery...


Homesick

by Kate Klise

Benny's parents are splitting up. His mom leaves home after a fight about a mysterious splinter that is rumored to be part of an important relic. Benny's dad has always liked clutter, but now, he begins hoarding...


Beethoven in Paradise

by Barbara O'Connor

Set in a trailer park called Paradise

"You're just wasting your God-given talents if you don't get yourself something besides a little ole harmonica to play." Wylene made it sound so easy. Martin had always like...


A Scary Scene in a Scary Movie

by Matt Blackstone

Rene, an obsessive-compulsive fourteen year old, smells his hands and wears a Batman cape when he's nervous. If he picks up a face-down coin, moves a muscle when the time adds up to thirteen (7:42 is bad luck...


Hurt Go Happy

by Ginny Rorby

Thirteen-year-old Joey Willis is used to being left out of conversations. Though she's been deaf since the age of six, Joey's mother has never allowed her to learn sign language. She strains to read the lips...


Standing Against the Wind

by Traci L. Jones

Patrice Williams was happy living in Georgia with her grandmother, who called her "cocoa grandbaby." Then her mother lured her to Chicago and ended up in jail. Now Patrice lives with her Auntie Mae, and her...


King of Ithaka

by Tracy Barrett

Telemachos has a comfortable life on his small island of Ithaka, where his mother Penelopeia keeps the peace even though the land has been without its king, his father Odysseus, since the Trojan War began many...


Buck Fever

by Cynthia Chapman Willis

Twelve-year-old Joey MacTagert's dad wants his son to carry on the family tradition of hunting. But Joey has "buck fever"--he can't pull the trigger on a deer, and hates the idea of killing animals. He's more...


Blue Like Friday

by Siobhan Parkinson

NOT EVERYONE SEES THE WORLD THROUGH THE SAME LENS. From the author of Something Invisible comes this funny and poignant novel about the hues of friendship.

Spunky Olivia and eccentric Hal are an unlikely pair....


Jacky Ha-Ha: My Life Is a Joke

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Kerascoët

James Patterson's newest hilarious heroine returns in Jacky Ha-Ha: My Life Is a Joke, the sequel to the smash hit Jacky Ha-Ha---a #1 New York Times bestseller!

Jacky Hart has found a hidden talent in the performing...