It's Cool to Be Kind

Whether in person or online, a staggering number of teens are bullied every day. To help raise awareness and give teens the tools to stop harassment, October is Bullying Prevention Month. Choose a story from either side of the fence—the bully or the bullied—and stand up for others with compassion and kindness.
    • The List

    • By: Siobhan Vivian
    • Narrated by: Allison McLemore
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 323
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 285
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 291

    An intense look at the rules of high school attraction - and the price that's paid for them....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging and Entertaining

    • By Crystal on 04-29-14

    Regular price: $19.60

    • Holding Up the Universe

    • By: Jennifer Niven
    • Narrated by: Jorjeana Marie, Robbie Daymond
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 404
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 366
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 366

    Everyone thinks they know Libby Strout, the girl once dubbed "America's Fattest Teen". But no one's taken the time to look past her weight to get to know who she really is....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Decent Story

    • By Sophie Beever on 04-01-17

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Survival Guide to Bullying

    • Written by a Teen
    • By: Aija Mayrock
    • Narrated by: Aija Mayrock
    • Length: 2 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    Aija Mayrock, a 19-year-old girl, offers a fresh perspective on bullying....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow this helped me a lot!!!!

    • By Kindle Customer on 01-06-16

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Speak

    • By: Laurie Halse Anderson
    • Narrated by: Mandy Siegfried
    • Length: 5 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,215
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 995
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,002

    From her first moment at Merryweather High, Melinda Sordino knows she's an outcast. She busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • ✫✫ 4 Stars ✫✫

    • By Cyndi on 06-17-18

    Regular price: $20.95

    • Hate List

    • By: Jennifer Brown
    • Narrated by: Kathleen McInerney
    • Length: 9 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 109

    Five months ago, Valerie Leftman's boyfriend, Nick, opened fire on their school cafeteria. Shot trying to stop him, Valerie inadvertently saved the life of a classmate, but was implicated in the shootings....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • I Didn't HATE It, But Not Super In Love With It...

    • By N. Spross on 08-04-15

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Thirteen Reasons Why

    • By: Jay Asher
    • Narrated by: Debra Wiseman, Joel Johnstone
    • Length: 6 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,085
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,301
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,316

    Clay Jensen returns from school to find a strange package on his porch. Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by his classmate and crush, who committed suicide two weeks earlier....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An Ideal Audio Book

    • By Diana on 01-10-11

    Regular price: $26.60

    • Side Effects May Vary

    • By: Julie Murphy
    • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell, Kirby Heyborne
    • Length: 9 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 57

    What if you'd been living your life as if you were dying - only to find out that you had your whole future ahead of you....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Listening Experiences May Vary

    • By The Reading Date on 05-18-14

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass

    • By: Meg Medina
    • Narrated by: Roxanne Hernandez
    • Length: 6 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 77
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 69

    "Yaqui Delgado wants to kick your ass." That’s what some girl tells Piddy Sanchez one morning before school....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Drama filled

    • By Abel on 10-26-18

    Regular price: $19.99

    • Blubber

    • By: Judy Blume
    • Narrated by: Halley Feiffer
    • Length: 2 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    Blubber is a good name for her, the note from Wendy says about Linda. Jill crumples it up and leaves it on the corner of her desk....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Narration is awful

    • By LoveCats&Books on 08-03-18

    Regular price: $13.27

    • Eleanor & Park

    • By: Rainbow Rowell
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Lowman, Sunil Malhotra
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,375
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,862
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,883

    Set over the course of one school year, in 1986, this is the story of two star-crossed misfits - smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • E + P 4-ever!

    • By FanB14 on 04-27-14

    Regular price: $32.20

    • Fat Angie

    • By: e. E. Charlton-Trujillo
    • Narrated by: Angela Dawe
    • Length: 6 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 16

    Angie is the only one in her family - maybe the only one in the world - who believes her captured war-hero sister is still alive. Angie needs to believe it....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Tiring

    • By Me & My Girls on 05-23-13

    Regular price: $19.99