Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Hiding in the Weave
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, 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.
Indian Summer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, 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?
White for Peace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, 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.
Quarter Life Crisis: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,870. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Meet Sean, 25. Meet Lauren, 24. Up until now, neither one of them has had a clue what they were doing with their lives. After tonight...they still won't.
What A Girl Wants (Rock Stars in Disguise: Rhiannon) A New Adult Rock Star Romance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Rhiannon is hired as a back-up singer for Killer Valentine, the hottest breakout rock band on the planet, but her contract includes an iron-clad no-fraternization clause. When the band’s problems threaten to derail the tour and Jonas slips and reveals their relationship, the lead singer demands that Rhiannon choose between music and love.
Refuge
Series: Evie. Price: Free! Words: 18,670. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Stoked Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Zee must remember who she is, and learn to deal with what life has handed her, as well as the consequences of the choices she's made.
The Summer Boy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A precocious boy is sent by his dysfunctional suburban parents to spend a summer with his eccentric aunt and her unruly clan in a remote mountain cove. There he becomes acquainted with the creatures of the place, and meets Ethan, an old hermit who points his way to self-discovery.
PUNAHOU BLUES, a Hawaiian Novel
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, 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.
Punahou BLues: THE LOST CHAPTERS (The Punahou Carnival Haunted House)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, 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.
The Orange Corset
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / German, 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.
The Kaserne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,620. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, 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.
Comeback Road: A Rock and Roll Adventure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,290. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, 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.
The Year It Rained
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,720. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Having survived three suicide attempts and treatment in a series of mental hospitals, seventeen-year-old Elizabeth continues to fight for happiness in a life filled with confusion and turbulence. "A beautiful and significant book about love." The New York Times.
Ruffled Feathers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,750. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, 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.
The Bass Player
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Bass Player is a novella about truth, lies, expectations, disillusionment, exploitation and how a young musician found his voice in spite of all that. Written by a musician but not for musicians, the story weaves its way around fact and fiction, drawing readers into a world where music can set you free but just as easily bring you crashing down.
Squirrel Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Alvin Bandy, movie nut and would-be filmmaker, is alone in Hollywood after his girlfriend dumps him. He hatches a drunken plan to course-correct his life: travel to his hometown of Albuquerque to seek out his first girlfriend, Kelli, and do what he never did before: have sex with her. Kelli won't be had so easily, and gives Alvin a challenge that could either be his undoing or his salvation...
Leonardo and Mary-Angel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: American English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Leonardo is a young man after family foundations and role models. When experiencing love, rivalry, and desires, Leonardo puts his philosophy to the test while hanging on to innocence. Written amid the onslaught of the 1980's civil war, Leonardo embodies the stress, uncertainty, and reality dissociation plaguing young souls caught between noble ideals and ethereal hatred searing Salvadoran teens.
Introducing Happiness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jordy Lee's hard-luck family is at a breaking point. Jordy is away from home, saving for school, but finds himself framed for a bizarre crime by his boss. His sister Katie is getting ready for college but has a secret that will tear her family apart. Meanwhile, widower Henry Lee is unable to get over the death of his wife. Remarkably, it's at a funeral when the family must decide to find peace.
Uncanny Meanderings of Cannes Current
Series: Serene Meandering of Turbulent Current, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,460. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Explore, discover and enjoy a young manager's aspirations and frustrations, highs and lows, attentions and distractions; captured through triangle of love, career and responsibility; through riveting panorama of puzzled India. This is an idiot's uncanny induction into three dimensional thrills of management: beauty- prosperity- victory.
Training Wheels
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,730. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the wild summer of 1974, fifteen year old Kevin Copeland falls madly in love with the wrong girl at the worst time. His dream girl is a stunning knockout, but she’s also the bold and seductive daughter of the threatening, other woman in his father’s life. Kevin’s journey into first love becomes a perilous adventure that forces both families to face the realities of their misguided decisions.