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.
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.
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.
Crimson Son
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,950. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nineteen-year-old Spencer Harrington is the son of the Crimson Mask, the world's most powerful superhero. Since witnessing his mother's abduction two years ago, he's been confined to his father's arctic bunker. When the “Icehole” comes under attack by a rampaging robot, Spencer is forced to launch into his father's dangerous world of weaponized human beings known as Augments.
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.
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.
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.
Dragon
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Silver has it all, but wants more. Specifically, a grade of A in Advanced English, which she can't seem to get no matter how hard she tries. When she teams up with Dave - the outcast with the hand-drawn dragon on the back of his jacket - they devise a plan to steal the exam from their teacher's home. The only question that remains is how far Silver is willing to go to get what she wants.
In the Twilight of the Moon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
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.
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.
Scar Jewelry
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,710. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
What do we really know about our parents or the ways they shape us? For twins Deirdre and Langston, 20, the answer is: not enough. With their father long dead, and their mother now in a coma, they realize they don't even know whom to notify. In fact, they understand almost nothing about their mother. They delve into her life and uncover secrets that revise the past and transform the future.
The Yam Po Club
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Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa
Boarding school – a painful rite of passage which remains forever etched in memories long after the days of confinement are over. At least that’s the impression Onyebuchi has been given by her older brother. The Yam Po Club is a coming of age story about a group of girls who defy the odds to form a lasting friendship and survive the many trials of boarding school life.
The Summer of Our Discontent
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Series: The Green Hill Mystery Manor, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,730. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Shara Shinnok is a boring girl from the cool state of California. When her family uproots itself and moves to the tiny city of Harrison Creek, Oregon, Shara is sure that her life will remain the same. But when she discovers that her cousin Tanya has disappeared and she meets her cousin's friends, Shara finds out things about Tanya that she never knew and must save her friends from a cruel stalker.
The Adventures of Claire Never-Ending
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Meet nine generations of women who share the middle name of Claire, and follow their stories backward in time. With air balloons, postcards, mother-in-laws, middle names, moonshine, witchcraft, pregnancy, spitting contests, train rides, ancestors, best friends, husbands, small towns, pride, cannon shooting, and heaps of courage. This is the beginning, middle and end of a never-ending adventure.
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