Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Know Not Why: A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Howie gets a job at a hokey arts ‘n crafts store to meet girls. Instead, he meets Arthur. Sure, Arthur is smart and charming and has distractingly magnificent eyelashes, but there’s no getting away from one troublesome fact: he’s a dude. And Howie, who’s spent the past twenty-two years being strictly unexceptional, isn’t about to shake up his whole (mediocre) existence now. ... Right?
Atom Heart John Beloved
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Atom Heart John Beloved chronicles the lives of two boys who become friends at age thirteen. The story is told by eighteen-year-old John, who quietly whispers to his best friend one night in bed, "Do me." John's narrative voice is one of the most unique in gay literature. Atom Heart John Beloved is literate, intimate, erotic, and delightful, delivering unexpected moments of grace.
Nathan's Story
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,930. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Luke Hartwell, author of the award-winning novel Atom Heart John Beloved, returns with a second look at its characters with Nathan narrating. Readers of the first book will find some situations familiar, but Nathan is not John, and his story is his own. Hartwell's unexpected plot twists will surprise and delight, all the while remaining true to his fundamental theme: love as a state of grace
Fall To You
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Series: Here and Now, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In book 2 of the Here and Now series, a spin-off of Lexi Ryan's New York Times and USA Today bestselling New Hope series, Hanna Thompson finds herself torn between the man who stole her heart and wants to let her go and the man who broke her heart and wants to be her future.
The Price of Love
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Series: The Legacy Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Legacy Series family saga continues into the Edwardian era. Each character has paid the price for innocence and deception. Now discover the price paid for love.
EyeLeash: A Blog Novel (teenage memoir)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,700. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Jade Ashton is a sassy virgin. In her blog, she vents about "fitting in" a superficial world. Suddenly all logic flies out the window when she meets Novan: the former geek, who's morphed into a delicious songwriter-musician. EyeLeash captures self-discovery in the 2000s, and showcases the intricate drama in two youths' relentless search for themselves--and what's really in their hearts.
Intersections: A Convoluted Romance
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,820. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
When two five-year-olds -- Richard and Wanda -- square off on the sidewalk, little do they know that they have both taken the first step on their roads of life. Wanda's road winds through the squalid world of cheap sensuality and the sex industry; Richard's passes through the sleazy realm of corporate politics. Both these roads are destined to intersect and eventually merge.
Un amour de jeunesse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: French. Published: March 7, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Un amour de jeunesse évoque diverses passions : l’amour des deux jeunes gens, Adolphe Bauche et Marie Clavert, l’orpheline recueillie par la mère du jeune homme ou la colère et l’indignation de madame Bauche, prête à tout pour empêcher son héritier de convoler avec une jeune fille pleine de qualités, certes, mais sans le sou...
Michael
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Ben cannot keep his mind off the handsome young man sitting at the back of his world literature class. He fantasizes and fantasizes, and then he acts. An amorous, hysterical, and ridiculously unusual tale by the acclaimed author of Atom Heart John Beloved, Nathan's Story, and Locomotives in Winter.
Dear Rockstar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,040. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013 by Fido Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Turn up your collar, feather your hair, and splash on some Polo, because we’re going back to the ‘80’s when MTV played music videos, there was no such thing as American Idol, and becoming a star meant doing nothing short of crazy for that one, big break.
The Smiling Stallion Inn (Legends of Arria, Vol. 1)
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Series: Legends of Arria, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 126,630. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In a restrained, tight-knit fantasy village, the adopted son of the local innkeeper wants to propose to the wealthy merchant's daughter at the Courtship ritual, but family, former lovers, and past scandals get in the way as the evil minions of Doomba seek to destroy the tiger of light before he can arise.
Uncharted: Story for a Shipwright
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,490. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When a peculiar young woman shows up at the Wesley House Bed and Breakfast with far-fetched tales of shipwrecks and survival, shipwright Sam Wesley isn’t sure if Marlena is incredibly imaginative or just plain delusional. Her strangeness is a fresh breeze in his stagnant life, but the competition for her heart is fierce, while Sam’s own tumultuous past jeopardizes his only chance at happiness.
These Darkened Streets
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,750. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The eleven stories in These Darkened Streets play on the foggy boundary between horror and magical realism . You'll find shivers here, dear reader, and other, more thought-provoking flights of imagination all set in small towns with dark, quiet streets...
Love and the Punk Rock Grrl
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Series: The Punk Rock Grrl, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,950. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
A magical and bittersweet tale of unexpected love between a troubled punk rock girl and a popular and seemingly carefree boy, who are far more alike than they appear.
Trevanian's Leap
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Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Frank has been at Penwinnard Boys' Home for four months. But now he is facing new challenges - a new school, a new place to live, and he would lose the friends he'd made at Penwinnard. He'd never really had friends before...
Zac and the Reluctant Prince, Book 1 of Prince David series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,050. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
David is suddenly the royal heir, and is now also an orphan. Those two huge problems confront teenager Zach and his family, who simply want to protect David and help the younger boy deal with his destiny. They all want to be normal teenagers, but their new roles might make that impossible. A contemporary story about keeping friendships, seeking adventure, overcoming challenges, and making history.
Turnabout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Icy Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Is turnabout fair play? Growing up, Steve was Stella's best friend, until Trish came along.
Elk River
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,140. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(1.00 from 1 review)
2012 Nominee Benjamin Franklin Award in LGBT and Global Ebook for Young Adults. Gregory C. Randall unveils, during the summer of 1956, a family’s fears and triumphs. He explores a region of America set apart from the chaos of the world. It is a place of migrant pickers, backwoods people living off the land, and the grand Lake Michigan that encloses them all. And it is also a realm of miracles
Itchy Donner
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,040. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Itchy Donner is a rashy eleven-year-old growing up fatherless in a dying backwoods Idaho timber town. He's obsessed with the past, since Itchy’s the great-great-great grandson of Tamsen Donner, the famous matriarch of the Donner Party. When Red Donner, his blustery vagabond logger father, reappears in his life, Itchy will be pulled into a past he dreams of and a present he can't understand.
Robert's Ride
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Born in a small town in rural Georgia, Robert is placed in a foster home after being orphaned at five. After too long, he is finally one of the lucky ones. He struggles to make sure his new adoptive mother likes him and wants to keep him, in spite of the fact that she really has no idea what to do with a child. Robert desperately tries to figure out to read her and please her. Can it work out?