Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

News Flash
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
My name is Allison Jones, I’m a high school senior, and I have an awesome internship at a local news station. I’m a half credit short from graduating, and my guidance counselor is making me take a special events planning class that’s really just a glorified prom committee. I think I’m screwing up my relationship with my best friend Jake, and this could be the story of a lifetime.
Satan Like Spam
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,130. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Yellowplume Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Alex told Rae that he was sent to earth to keep her safe…to protect her. There's no question that his presence was a gift from God, a miracle. Alex’s strength has healed Rae time and time again, but is he strong enough to heal her heart? Is his love enough to fill the emptiness that Rae has been hiding for years?
My Sore Hush-a-Bye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,870. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Camille learned to love and accept her sheltered life with Uncle Bob. But she's growing up and everything is changing. She goes to public school, where no one talks to her, except Ashley. Now that Ashley's missing, Camille starts thinking about her mother and rethinking her life with Uncle Bob and everything she chose to believe.
La château du prince de Polignac
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: French. Published: March 7, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Classics
Nouvelle écrite en 1859 et située au Puy-en-Velay, elle relate les amours tumultueuses de deux amants d’un certain âge. Trollope avait par la force des choses beaucoup voyagé en Europe dans sa jeunesse, ses parents ayant dû s’exiler à Bruxelles pour fuir leurs créditeurs, et il parlait assez couramment plusieurs langues, dont le français.
Luna Rising, The ChatKlub (volume3)
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Series: Luna Rising, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Told from the standpoint of a teenager who is a "gifted child", made lonely by his extraordinary mental abilities, this is a coming-of-age story like no other. In Volume Three, the ChatKlub, Tony battles the odds to conquer the woman he loves and defend his start-up from the greed of the Sicilian and Russian Mafia; can he shake off the past and catch the future?
Bracing the Blue Line
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Series: Bracing for Love. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,020. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Neil, Grant, and Winston are college hockey players and roommates in vastly different relationships that intertwine three stories into one. The guys must battle their issues, both past and present, while falling in love along the way.
Summertime Blues
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Summertime Blues chronicles the coming-of-age of Peter Bennings as he weaves his way through high school and the "sturm und drang" of the teenage years. The novel simultaneously traces the “British invasion” and the emergence of Rock and Roll. Peter’s universal appeal, though, rests in his quest for answers to the ubiquitous questions about girls and sex and dating that no one will help answer.
The Kaserne
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,620. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Daddy? What did you do during The Eternal Cold War?” In the tradition of MASH and Catch-22, The Kaserne answers that question on behalf of several ten-millions who served abroad in this vividly realistic story of soldiers, civilians, men and women, Americans and Germans on a small forlornly threadbare US Army base in Germany.
Indian Summer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
What do you do when your best friend comes back from the Peace Corps crazy? When he declares that he loves Indian movies and is suddenly talking in an Indian accent? When he wants to drive you across the country to meet an Indian girl he is madly in love with, and then, halfway across that country, in the middle of nowhere, he starts getting in fights, dancing and singing with windmills?
PUNAHOU BLUES, a Hawaiian Novel
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Growing up in Honolulu isn't all it's cracked up to be for Jeffrey Gill. After he gets into prestigious Punahou School, his rite of passage includes losing the babe of his dreams to a creep, surviving Killahaole Day, and getting pushed around by the school bully.
The Last Finn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Two farm boys growing up along the banks of the Ohio River is the setting for this riveting coming-of-age tale of an idyllic life with dark undertones.
Minor Snobs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Minor Snobs is a portrait of a new generation coming of age in the 21st century. Pulsating with the rhythms of contemporary America, it is the story of competing dreams colliding in a chronicle of youth. Set in Chicago, Minor Snobs follows the story of Tom Sanders as he becomes a witness to obsession and tragedy, hate and love, violence and passion, and hope and despair.
White for Peace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
White for Peace is the soaring and inspirational finale to the Redeye Project Trilogy. With the imprint of the preceding generations upon her our heroine defiantly challenges the ideals and practices of a corrupt government. In an exploration of patriotism, activism, and heroism we meet a leader who, because of all that has come before, is able to lift and inspire all who will come after.
The Secret Lives of Sarah Hausman
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Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 48,650. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Many Lives of Sarah Hausman is a tale of high hope and dreams gone sour, of love found and love lost. After her death, Sarah Hausman is offered a final opportunity to build and strengthen her character before the final chapter in the Book of Life comes to a close. She returns to earth with a mission. Judith Ann must rescue the soul of her former husband, Marcus Agrippa.
The Orange Corset
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / German
Fritz is the son of a Protestant minister whose church is in a village of eight hundred people. He will discover his life's calling when, having moved to the big city for high school, he sees an astonishing sight in the window of a shop just off a large square.
Hiding in the Weave
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
New York Times best-selling crime fiction writer, William Bayer, breaks new ground with this novel, a coming-of-age/psychological mystery. Hiding in the Weave is a novel for adults about the strivings of youth. . . love, passion, art, art-making, growing up and letting go. It takes the traditional coming-of-age boarding school novel into fascinating new territory.
M'am and the Salty Medicine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,400. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A Dharma-driven adventure. An old woman - a fringe-living misfit - quells a handful of unconscionable assholes utilizing the laws of the universe instead of her usual methods.
The Art of Letter Writing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,860. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
"It seemed like he wanted something. But what? Too bad she didn't speak raven." What happens when a bold, curious animal takes a fierce interest in you.....and helps you escape a life you hate? What if that life is behind bars?
The Other Boy
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Series: The Lost Boys Quartet, Book 2. Price: $3.41 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Matt's father has run off with another woman; a woman with a son who will surely usurp Matt's place in his Dad's affections. Matt joins an anarchic gang of lawless lads as he wrestles with his anguish over his father’s defection, and, worse still, his bitter envy of the other boy in his father’s life. Then the other boy is lost in a raging river. Part Two of The Lost Boys Quartet.
The Shape of a Name
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Spanning forty years, “The Shape of a Name” follows Anoosheh, a little girl orphaned during the war in Afghanistan. Rescued from a refugee camp, she discovers a passion for learning at a school for handicapped children. Determined to help other impoverished children succeed, Anooshesh’s teaching methods bring her in conflict with the oppressive regime of her country.