Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Know Not Why: A Novel
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Price: $1.99 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?
Butterfly Jar
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
(5.00 from 1 review)
With all the rhythm, poetry, and pain of a Black girl's childhood in South Central LA, Jalondra Davis tells the story of Tanis Sutton, who dreams of having happy parents, straight hair, and an ice-cream colored house on the west side of town. In this coming-of-age story set against the backdrop of the LA 92 riots, Tanis struggles with first boyfriends, schoolyard cliques, and family secrets.
The Muse
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jane Knoll creates an online alter ego and starts to follow her co-worker, Eva, on Twitter. Face-to-face, Jane is nothing more than Eva’s nondescript, clumsy co-worker—a social catastrophe. But, behind the safety of her laptop screen, she becomes confident and empowered. The problem? Can she live the rest of her life as an alter ego?
The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,520. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Twenty-three-year-old Russel Middlebrook searches for the secret to gay life and love in trendy Seattle. A "new adult" novel by the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.
Sparks in the Wind
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,310. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013 by Wayne Borean. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Prince Arnziel Kenacyen has a problem. He's pretty sure his brother, the Emperor is trying to kill him.
It's All Over But The Shouting!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 178,990. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(1.00 from 1 review)
*** Font update 4-15 - please update your copies - Thank you for your support! *** This is the long expected sequel to "These Girls Can Play". Unlike the original, it has no adult content. I didn't want that distraction in telling this story. The love is still here, but there are other issues to talk about. It ends as it begins...
A Song for Julia
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Series: Thompson Sisters, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,530. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Cincinnatus Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Crank Wilson left his South Boston home at sixteen to start a punk band and burn out his rage at the world. Julia Thompson left a secret behind in Beijing that exploded into scandal in Washington, DC, threatening her father's career and dominating her family's life.When Julia and Crank meet at an anti-war protest, the connection between them is so powerful it threatens to tear everything apart.
Comeback Road: A Rock and Roll Adventure
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,290. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Comeback Road is loaded with beers, bars, and guitars. Terry is a washed-up rock musician looking to get his career back on track. He finds a few young players to back him up, and in no time he's in a van, crossing the continent on a tour full of drinking, fighting, falling in love, and breaking up bands. A hilarious look at the hard-luck heroes of rock, Comeback Road is endlessly entertaining.
Children of the Missing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After joining up with a menacing gang, the kid enters a surreal world where violence is celebrated and the skills passed down by his father are rewarded. But when he discovers a gut wrenching secret that threatens his younger sister, the resulting bloodshed and turmoil launches their lives down a treacherous path that cannot be undone.
The Ghost of Atlanta
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In The Ghost of Atlanta, Andy Michael Pilgrim faces demons from his youth that haunted his life. These are the ghosts in the crawl spaces of his life; some are real and some supernatural.
My Bahamian Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
An eighth grader falls for a mysterious green eyed Bahamian girl, while vacationing with his family on a cruise ship. The only problem? She has a slightly strange hobby: voodoo. Ted absolves to rid himself of her “love spell”, and learns a few things about growing up and becoming a man.
Flesh & Blood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Jessie had no idea that there would be a lot of "taking care" in the next few months. When neighbors show up on the farm dazed and bloody, Jessie and his Pa do their best to help their friends, but soon find that there is no way to help those that are already dead.
Psychology Of Want
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,550. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
There's something wrong with him, but he doesn't know what. His peace at college is disrupted by the unique people he meets throughout the school year, including a Psychology professor who seems to pull out the very best and the very worst in him. When his "worst" becomes too much to handle, he finds himself facing the demon of his sex addiction head-on, and everything is at stake.
Eversea: a love story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,590. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Eversea: a love story, is a Winter Rose Contest FINALIST ~ An orphaned, small-town, southern girl, held hostage by responsibility and self-doubt. A Hollywood A-list mega-star, on the run from his latest scandal and with everything to lose. A chance encounter that leads to an unlikely arrangement and epic love affair that will change them both forever. "Total escapism!" ~ Aestas Book Blog
Crack in the World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,030. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
About to turn 12, Emily is determined never to be sexually molested by her father again. A member of a large family she feels alone and isolated; yet determined to grow up positive and happy. The family’s move to opens the possibility of a new life for her and those she loves, as well as introducing her to those who will become the major players as she decides to turn her world upside down.
Idolism
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,910. Language: British English. Published: July 29, 2013 by Boysterous Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00 from 1 review)
A new Pope, a world in social and political chaos, and a 17-year-old singer and songwriter who has his unbelief tested as his big mouth accidentally propels him towards global superstardom. These are the ingredients of this a delightful, quirky romp for the young adult religious skeptic, taking a tongue-in-cheek look at the differences and similarities between religion and stardom.
Run Away Charlotte
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,250. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When you give your heart away to the one person who made it whole but couldn't commit, and another guy sweeps you off your feet and gives you everything you want, what do you do? Who do you choose? How do you win the battle between what's logical in your head verses what's love in your heart?
Miss Me, Nightmare.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Maria, a southern lit-freak, artist and teen meet's the friend she's met many times in her dreams. The only way she's documented meeting him are from sketches and memories. She realizes only later through a series of events that he's more of a beautiful nightmare than a sweet dream.
Free
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Since leaving home at the age of 18, Free has traveled the country trying to find a place to call home. Nothing seems to quell her sense of unrest. All the while her estranged brother Alfie is in her thoughts. Once she finds him, perhaps she''ll finally feel at home. But her world is filled with bad choices and temptations, and Free must rise above these in order to find her place.
Good Intentions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Bev Ransom has a secret. Her family has a secret, too. When her father dies, Rene Lawson, Bev's employer, is there for Bev. Then one day, Bev goes to work and by evening Rene is dead. Strange people show up at Rene's funeral. It's easier to delve into the mystery surrounding Rene than to deal with her own secrets until she finds that no one is who they claim to be. Who can Bev trust?