|Source Title||Author||Description||Free sample|
|Advice From a Babysitter - Shelby||Keisha Cosand||
A teen girl explains why babysitting is hell on earth.
|Annie's Story - Annie||Rita Pomade||
15 year-old Annie has had a psycho year, literally...but she’s back on track and ready to return to school.
|CHEERLEADERS VS. ALIENS - Welcoming Committee - Gilda||Rachel Bublitz||
An enthusiastic young woman welcomes a new student to her school.
|Dino Kid - A Child||Asher Wyndham||
A bullied child breaks down over losing some dinosaur toys.
|Failure of the 4.0 - Cadence||Ryane Nicole Granados||
Cadence is talking to her best friend, Aubrey, both self-proclaimed “nerds” poised to embark on a senior ditch day to remember.
|Frances/Francis - A Sunday School Monologue||Asher Wyndham||
A Sunday School student explains what the story of Noah and the Flood is really about.
|House Rules - Hailey||Keisha Cosand||
Exasperated ten-year-old is trying to grasp her parents rules surrounding technology.
|No Place Like Home - Mandy||Keisha Cosand||
A young woman who decides she'd rather not grow up, returns home.
|TEEN READING PROGRAM - Marnie||Judith Pratt||
Like, why do I have to read? Why can’t I just, you know, Google it? Or watch it on a DVD?
|THE REFLECTION POOL - My Father, The Gardener - Clemmie||Nancy Geyer||
Teenage Clemmie describes her hardworking, but gentle, father and what he means to her.
|THE REFLECTION POOL ADDENDUM - I Send For You - Martina||Nancy Geyer||
Martina hopes her father’s sacrifice and hard work will pay off so they can join him in the United States.
|TIGHT END - Ash||Rachel Bykowski||
Ash Miller, the starting tight end for her high school football team, prepares for the homecoming game against the school’s biggest rival.
|UNCLE TOM'S NEPHEWS - Della||Josiah Thomas Turner||
A young black woman retells the events of the evening leading to her sexual assault.
|Up Against a Locker - Myrna||Nina Kaye||
A high school crush is better in fantasy than reality.