Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

The Youth & Young Loves of Oliver Wade: Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,440. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ollie Wade navigates fifteen years of boys and heartache in this collection of short stories.
Tabitha's House
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,630. Language: British English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
She had supposed all families as difficult as her own. Not so, she finds, as she begins to grow up.
The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know
Series: Russel Middlebrook: The Futon Years, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,520. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(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.
Just To Be With You: The Sullivans (Contemporary Romance)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,680. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
JUST TO BE WITH YOU is the newest book in Bella Andre's New York Times and USA Today bestselling Sullivan series. Over 1.5 million books sold so far! This is Ian Sullivan and Tatiana Landon's story. The Seattle Sullivans.
The Muse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
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?
Somewhere In Between
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
*Foreword Reviews' 2013 Book of the Year Award Finalist* To question is to doubt, to doubt is to disagree, and to disagree is to sin—but for Jude wisdom lies within the questions. Several years after abandoning his evangelical roots and admitting to himself, his family and his wife that he is gay, Jude searches for meaning in his life through the evaluation of his past.
Something Like Winter
Series: Something Like..., Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
When Tim meets recklessly brave Benjamin Bentley, a whole new world opens up to him—love, sex, warmth…home. Certain that society won’t understand what they have together, Tim struggles to protect their relationship. As his lies push Ben away, Tim learns that the greatest enemy can come from within. Something Like Winter is the companion novel to Something Like Summer.
Smoke Damage
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Smoke Damage is a work of narrative nonfiction whose heroine, a young mother raising children in a post-9/11 world, recounts growing up in circumstances where all that was stable and familiar change drastically, but in ways closer to home. When one parent retreats into chronic illness and alcoholism, the other takes on a secret lifestyle, leaving the narrator to cope with issues beyond her age
Livia (A "Beyond Ivy" Novel)
Series: Beyond Ivy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,090. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After breaking up with her fiancé, 24-year-old Livia moves in with Mrs. Belshire, a rich widow in a giant, dilapidated house in Queen Anne. The meddling Mrs. Belshire has plans for Livia—namely, marrying her off to the first eligible bachelor she can find. Suddenly trapped in a world of love letters, mistaken intentions, and old-school courtship, Livia must figure out what—or who—she wants.
The Price of Love
Series: The Legacy Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Holland & Eyre Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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.
50 Ways of Saying Fabulous Book 2 Anniversary Edition
Series: 50 Ways of Saying Fabulous. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,680. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The poignant but also endearingly comic triumphs and tribulations of sweet, fat, theatrical Billy-Boy continue in Book 2 of '50 Ways of Saying Fabulous'. With something illicit growing in an abandoned toilet, clandestine goings-on down at the old gaol, a bloody murder, and a dozen costume changes, Billy-Boy’s life is even more dramatic than his favourite TV show 'Lost in Space'.
It's All Over But The Shouting!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,710. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(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 River in a Bottle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,340. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00 from 1 review)
A charming little story about a summer spent growing up in southern Louisiana.
The Not-So-Holy Bible
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,120. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Fourteen-year old Claude Tillson is tired of waiting for his mother to sober up and move them out of his miserable grandparents’ house. After deciding that only he can fix everything, he asks his grandfather for help. What he gets instead destroys his faith and sends him and his mother on the run. The Not-So-Holy Bible is the story of how the truth can set you free. But first it breaks your heart.
Just About Healing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,680. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
My sister was my lifeline, my beacon, my North Star. I could rely on her, depend on her, turn to her when the world was just too hard to face. She could depend on me for the same. Time, supposedly, heals all wounds. I don't believe that. But I do know there are other ways to heal. I just had to find them.
Hotel Lionheart
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 76,240. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
I grew up at the dawn of TV and Rock and Roll in a crumbling 600-year-old hotel on the shores of Lake Zurich with a wacky bunch of relatives and domestic helpers that kept the old place going. All I ever wanted was a TV and to kiss Gisela Miranda. I got a lot more than I bargained for.
In the Twilight of the Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the Twilight of the Moon is a story of familial love, set against the backdrop of an emotionally dysfunctional family. It follows the lives of three brothers who vie for the approval of their emotionally distant father in destructive ways.
All The Other Boys, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A kooky and hopeless young woman recounts the spectacularly awful rise and fall of her first real relationship. Spanning five years of earnest loyalty to this young man, she discovers the truth about sex, religion, life, and herself, interspersed with memories of all the other boys who stole her heart for a short time.
Lighting the World
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,390. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Whitepoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Wade Rule reveals to his classmate Maria that he plans to run off to Vermont to escape his domineering mother. When Maria tells him she'd rather run off than live with her father, Wade makes up his mind to take Maria along. But when he shows up at school with a shotgun to fetch her, things go horribly wrong.
Escapes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,440. Language: American English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Some people escape from life’s track to avoid confronting the hurdles. For Lance Adamson that is certainly the case.