Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

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...
Peter and the Milkman's Horse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Based on recollections of a 1950s childhood, this is the story of how a young boy's friendship with a milkman's horse brings an unexpected bonus.
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00 from 2 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 (Spanish)
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: 5,650. 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.
The Town Hero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Back in the 1930's, a young boy gets a chance to meet his hero: Gerry Sundown, an airplane pilot who enjoys flying around the city.
Lemons To Lemonade -- Growing up Poor in 1950s Atlanta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
On the south side of Atlanta during the 1950s and 60s there once lived two little sisters. Share their struggles as they are raised by parents who care mostly about themselves and their addictions. You will come to appreciate their ability to face life with courage and hope while wrestling with fear and poverty.
The Celebration of Johnny's Yellow Rubber Ducky
Price: Free! Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
As much as Johnny tries to run from it, fate always manages to catch up to him, and this time, one day after his graduation from Oxford, fate throws a yellow rubber ducky into his life in a strange attempt to help him refocus his decisions and reroute his future. Will Johnny attempt to trust fate and accept its guiding hand, or will he drudge up the past and try running from it again?
First Snow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The chance discovery of an old school photo rekindles long-forgotten memories (short story, 1160 words).
Emo Goth Girl (Francais)
Series: francais ยท Emo Goth. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: French. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Elle est vêtue de noir. Elle portait des lunettes de soleil. Il ne savait pas, quand il la voyait dans un magasin de bagel avec son frère, cette tragédie avait frappé son. Revoir encore une fois, après ce jour-là, les choses étaient différentes.
When Cellphones Go Crazy
Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Which bridges would you burn to meet the girl of your dreams? In a cellphone obsessed world, Avery Ward is about to find out the answer to that question for himself.
Should We Know?
Price: Free! Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Rebi is starting at a new boarding school, two months after the academic year has begun, for reasons unknown. His arrival coincides with the surfacing of a mysterious website which promises to reveal pupils secrets. Rebi's joins his newfound group of friends as they try and hunt down the owner of the website before their secrets surface.
The Day the Music Died
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sam, a college freshman, is taking a shower, getting ready for class, when he finds out about the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015 by Nikki True. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Where do you go when there is nowhere else to go? In this coming of age story Benny, a 16-year-old dope boy from Oklahoma City is ready to change his life around. But as soon as he tries to leave his former life behind an unforeseen accident plus a chance encounter with a young prostitute has him at facing a tough decision to either commit to change or fall back into old habits.
Make my Joy Complete
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015 by MMMporium. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Mona is a silent but strong mother, unlike her daughter Lisa who loudly insists on being called Joy. Mona is headstrong and has needed to be as a single mother, but now the young adult that is Lisa (or Joy) is seriously injured. In the hospital waiting room Mona continues to be the strong silent type and is determined to sort everything out for her beloved daughter, who has other ideas.
Petunia and Sir Alfred
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Al, a janitor at Lakeview Asylum, never noticed Petunia, a young schizophrenic patient, until Nurse Kathy nudges him into socializing with her. Little does he know he will get pulled into Petunia's bizarre metaphysical world. She claims to be a prophetess, filling one notebook after another with frantic scribbles. Intrigued by her strange religion, he becomes a neophyte initiate.

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