Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

An Elite Journey
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by David C. Lowe. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Abigail Jane is a girl never gives up. No matter what life throws her way.
Star Crossed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A short story of approximately 5,000 words. Adult Lucy looks back at her teenage years at Coyote Gulch Stables where she fell in love with horses and with Josh Eastlake over summer vacation. Too young for Josh, Lucy watched as Nancy broke his heart. But what happens when Lucy and Josh meet up a lifetime later at an Arabian horse event? Is the attraction Lucy once felt still alive?
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.
Grandpa's Legacy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Charles Tindell inspires and challenges in this fictionalized account of a boy growing up in a time and setting that is at once heartwarming and fearful. The seeds of adulthood are unfailingly planted in a youth through Grandpa's Legacy.
Stream Runner, Book 1 of Dunsmuir Boy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013 by Western Grebe Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Leif Collins grew up in Dunsmuir not believing in watches or clocks. Instead he believed in trout fishing and swimming with his friends, Sanchez and Dunnigan. He plans to be a writer when he’s grown but, until then, he must gather experiences. The setting is clean and country-fresh with a look back at the early 1940's and includes some lyrical images and home-grown relationships.
The Circle Of Na'mow
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 167,740. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In 1974, Bridget, Ella, and Lola, three naive adolescents, leave behind their mundane, predictable lives to pursue unconstrained passion and adventure. They find their way to Na’mow, a mountain hidden behind Boulder’s majestic Flatirons in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains.
Tecopa Cocoa
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,670. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Tecopa Cocoa is a fanciful, realistic, funny, insightful, scholarly and uniquely optimistic coming of age tale. During his fifteenth summer, his dad sends him west to visit his eccentric Uncle Henry, in the tiny Mojave Desert town of Tecopa. There he finds home amongst a ragtag crew of mind readers. It's also where he undergoes a bizarre metamorphosis.
Dorothy Before the Twister
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A coming-of-age story about a girl who is growing up in the predominant company of adults during the Dust Bowl period.
The Damnable Legacy of a Minister's Wife
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,630. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A mid-life mountaineer regrets the decision she made thirty years ago to place her daughter for adoption. The biological granddaughter she’s never known desperately searches for a safe and loving home. And a minister’s wife with terminal cancer designs a plan to bring them together.
FireGrrl
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Susan is determined to survive as a forest firefighter in a 1974 experiment few expect to succeed. Wildfire demands teamwork but hostilities simmer. Finally, it is Susan that must hold the line. Harrowing, poetic, and funny, FireGrrl reveals a workingman’s world and a woman’s place in it.
The Book of Changes
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 91,950. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Beast” comes to Berkeley in 1971, a time of political upheaval, hallucinogenic drugs, abundant sex, and down-and-dirty rock n roll. On his quest for meaning he hangs out with a Harley-riding dwarf, a pre-goth artists' model, a sorority girl turned nymphomaniac, and the heir to a family of French aristocrats with a bloody history. Book 3 of the California Quartet.
In The Graveyard At Dawn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A young boy enters a graveyard at dawn with his dog. Both love the countryside and the wild-life they observe. Death is a part of the process of Life,but a surprise awaits them in the burial-ground.
Waiting For Tomorrow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,940. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Brenda Wilson is a baby -boomer, living with her parents, on a desolate Northern English estate where they have been rehoused after the war.The family's journey out of this environment is told against the background of the great social changes of the post-war years.
Punahou BLues: THE LOST CHAPTERS (The Punahou Carnival Haunted House)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This chapter was not included in the original PUNAHOU BLUES book because the publisher felt it cut against the loner persona of the main character. We disagree. It helps round out his character by showing him constructing friendships while building and designing the Haunted House for the school carnival.
Motivational Stories: Part Eleven
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Series: Motivational Stories, Book 11. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
In this fast paced world, people hardly get time to pause and think about the forces which motivate or retard them. They are immersed in their works so deeply, earning and arranging that there is hardly any time for them to read the stories which children used to read in the past.
Melody and the Pier to Forever: Book Two
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Series: Melody and the Pier to Forever. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 182,720. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The road to war lies ahead for the Saeire Insu--and for Melody, her mother, Yaeko, and Elizabeth. Forces both seen and unseen are coming together in a clash that will alter forever the destinies of two worlds. A great king readies his navy, while on the world known as Aquanus, a soul-sucking monster sends his overwhelming forces out to meet him. Life or death hangs in the balance.
The Naked World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,340. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Forty years ago, Henry Barton played a superhero known as the Grey Knight on television. Rotting away forgotten in a retirement home, Henry's mind finally snaps and he becomes the hero he played so long ago. Now as Henry battles imagined evils on the streets of a small California town, it's up to his faithful sidekick to save Henry--and himself.
More Full of Weeping
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,010. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
From the grimy streets of 1920s Glasgow to the peat fires of the Outer Hebrides during the Great Depression, More Full of Weeping is the story of a boy called Hugh, a happy orphan who, in time, is taken in as a foster child on a Gaelic-speaking island off the Scottish coast. There he faces enemies, gains allies, and ultimately solves the mystery of his own parentage.
Ruffled Feathers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ruffled Feathers is a short novel exploring two days in the life of Mallard the unlikely hero. In Broken Beak Woods, it is illegal to fly above your ability. In fact, it is a crime punishable by clipping, the grisly punishment of losing the ability to fly. Not only was Mallard flying higher than he should, but he was also flying faster than he was allowed.
Last Fair Deal
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,040. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Last Fair Deal, the sordid tale of the McCarty family, is a cinematic work of contemporary fiction that combines elements of pop mythology, neo-noir, and American pulp fiction.