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REVENGE OF THE RATS
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Abbie's brother, Bendigo, and his friend, Lydel, are partly responsible for dump ground rats invading Ben's family chicken coup. Ben hatches a plan to use the rats themselves to act as the instruments of their own demise. The plan, although effective, proves far more costly than expected.
The One: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In "The One," a recent college graduate delays entering the real world by forming a drug and sex-fueled relationship with "The One," a boy her age who is nothing what he seems.
Heartbreak
Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
"It's a tale of survival, sacrifice and love between two teenagers with an uncertain future." - The Book Sirens Some wounds never heal… She's stuck in another foster home. He's the new boy with a bad reputation. Falling in love in the wrong place and the wrong time never felt so good.
Fergus on a Bridge
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Four students. Nineteen-eighties music. A Messiah and his disciples. A bridge. Beer. what more could anyone want?
Katu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the shadow of British and Hessian forces, life goes on for young patriot Joshua and his Native American grandfather, Katu, whose only concern seems to be his tattered old fishing net. Raised to abide his elders, Joshua reluctantly aides the mysterious curmudgeon with his repairs and in so doing gets to know the man he only thought he knew. A man full of surprises.
The Fallen Footwear
Price: Free! Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love is many things. But when it's caught in a vicious dating cycle, it can become both exciting and painful. Eventually it finds its stride, and the couple who experiences it will develop a lasting harmony. But until that's found, love ends up in a washing machine, tossing and turning until it either cleanses or fades. This is the story of Gary's wash cycle with Nikki, the girl of his dreams.
Monograms, Cookies & Cigars
Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A chance encounter in a man-made pond drain between an injured teen and the girl of his dreams.
Sacrifice - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Luua of Toor is expecting a spectacular marriage with her one and only now that she's of age, until the Elder busts the news that she's actually the village's sacrifice.
Letter to My Fifteen-Year-Old Self
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
The narrator, now in her twenties, writes a letter to her younger self, giving her some much-needed advice about a boy.
Horse and Rider Thrown into the Sea
Price: Free! Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A short story about two single women raising their boys on an unnamed Caribbean island. With the rise of political tensions on the island, powerful forces threaten to tear the boys from their families. Wini and Miz K will do everything they can to protect the ones they love from the coming storm - but will it be enough?
Razorblade Concerto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A short story from independent author Jessica Perez, Razorblade Concerto tells the story of high school junior Savannah and her last moments of life as she walks a self destructive path. This story was mentioned in Perez's novel, All I Need, as a work of Short Fiction written by Regina Lanning, one of the main characters..
The German Housemate - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever have the misfortune of living under the same roof with an annoying, eccentric individual whose sight you couldn’t stand? Here is a story for you...
Rumination
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A young man feels trapped by expectations he can't fulfill. He longs to leave the crush of the city and find freedom in the farming life of his youth.
Outside In
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Inspirational
They change, they grow, they leave you - the better for your meeting them.
The Letters of Aus & B
Price: Free! Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
My name is Ausdylan Elvis Ashford, a twenty-two-year-old who leads a rather perfect life. Well, that is until my perfect girlfriend, B, changed both of our lives forever. But before the emotional rollercoaster of I Unlove You, comes a series of letters between B and me. You see, we’ve always refused to text and send email, instead turning to pen and paper to share our love, our lives, our...
Drive
You set the price! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
"Drive carefully, there’s a frost again tonight.” A short story from the prize winning author of "Resolution". A teenager asks his domineering father if he can borrow the car with dramatic consequences. "Drive is an edgy flash fiction contemporary family life story with a dash of mystery and a conclusion that lingers in your thoughts long after you’ve read ‘The End’." MDG
Historia de Fogata (Espanol)
Series: romance ยท camping. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: Spanish. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Camping con una nueva novia puede ser divertido, pero recuerda obtener su número de teléfono, por si acaso caes en amor con ella, que pasa muy, muy fácilmente.
Tornado Gift
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story, about 2000 words. Strange is when a passing tornado drops an antique Westinghouse refrigerator in the backyard of your trailer. Stranger still is what is inside when Dad opens it, and what the contents mean for two rambunctious boys who often pay too little attention to their surroundings.
A Sign Of Sanity
Price: Free! Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A man sits alone in a bar, emptiness and regret fill his stomach. When a younger counterpart enters, two generations collide, and we begin to see a change in this man's path of which he sadly walks. A short story about what life holds, and if our losses and mistakes are really our troubles or our triumphs.
All the Stars in the Sky
Price: Free! Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mom always told us to stay out of the woods behind the house. There was something final about the way she said it, like she had been there her whole life. She didn't always say a lot to us growing up. Sure, sometimes you couldn't shut her up, but she spent a lot of time just standing at one window or another, staring out at the woods behind the house.

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