Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Once Upon A Summer Long Ago
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 99,880. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the early 1960s, when the term ‘personal computer’ was still an oxymoron, young people still managed to survive, grow up and even have fun in the process. Meet Greg, Jennifer, Ellen and Carol and join them in stories of fun and friendship as they explore a world of opportunity that seemed to stretch to eternity.
Silence of the Imbeciles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It's tough being a kid--especially a kid with magical powers that now regrets having cast the spell that turned everyone he knows into an imbecile. But that's life for 14-year-old Frankie Turnbull. Now he wants to correct his mistake. But how, when those he's trying to help keeping stupidly interfering? Frankie's options dwindle, as does his patience, until ultimately just one solution remains.
Main Street
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Price: Free! Words: 10,970. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
I’m walking down the street today because I don’t have anything better to do. The thick air of the city pulsates with its each breath, the trodden gray of the sidewalk undulates and retires with each step, my shoes raindrops in shimmering pools of concrete. One empty face slides past and then another, multitude and diversity swirls by, overwhelming, unfathomable, humanity embracing facsimile . .
Ellie (A "Beyond Ivy" Novel)
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Series: Beyond Ivy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,710. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Ellie is a 25-year-old graduate with a fancy degree and little to show for it--until a cross-country move thrusts her into a life of corporate offices, love triangles, and cosmopolitan friends. Suddenly Ellie must choose between fellowships and corporate jobs, an indie musician and an environmental consultant, and ultimately, her dreams and her reality.
The Art of Letter Writing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,860. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
"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?
Coffee at Midnight
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,150. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Horror and suspense author Brandon Ford briefly steps out of the darkness to bring readers an usual collection of funny, strange, and heart-warming short stories, all guaranteed to keep you turning the pages until the morning light.
End of the Rainbow
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,570. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Alex has always felt the world was always against him, but this summer was supposed to be different. Unfortunately his parents had other plans in mind that will turn his life upside-down. He's sent to the last place he ever imagined. Swept into a whirlwind of self-discovery and adventure, Alex seeks the answer that will change his life forever: what lies at the end of the rainbow.
The Drive
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Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It's always been routine but it never felt like it. Every year, there was always something - a moment, an emotion, a phrase, or even a word that distinguished one year from another. Now, after more than fifty years, I could still vividly remember every little detail of each year from the way her skirt spun whenever she danced all the way to how her eyes shone whenever she looked at me. This year..
Who We Once Were
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
"Scarlett Emit's life changed the moment Uncle Luke came down Carriage Street."
Nobody Likes a Quitter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
All his life, Ben played football. Till one day he decides to, quite simply, up sticks and do something else. Give something else a try. But what will his best friend think? A story of friendship and hidden depths. Nobody Likes a Quitter: A Short Story.
Ein Song für Julia
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Series: Thompson-Sisters, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,870. Language: German. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Jeder sollte etwas haben, gegen das er sich auflehnen kann.
Jesus Freaks: Sins of the Father
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Charles Sheehan-Miles. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Kennedy Sawyer explores her roots as she gets to know her televangelist birth father.
Judith the Obscure
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Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Judith Nussbaum just woke up to find fifty thousand, Italian honneybees nesting in her hemlock tree, and all the diazepam in the universe won't make the swarm go away.
Cheery Red
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You set the price! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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Jane doesn't remember. Jane doesn't know that she doesn't remember. She seldom talks, much less questions her life, a life with a boring half day job and an overbearing mother. But when she is forced to go on a blind date, questions make a surprise appearance... and her boring life is threatened with frightening answers. This is a short story.
Lost To Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,530. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Kelli Maine. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Lauren Kelling’s prom night is a memory she’ll never forget—in her nightmares. She had the dress, the hair, and romantic first time plans with her boyfriend, Kolton Seidel. But what should have been the best night of her life bleeds into terror when she’s brutally attacked. Now, Lauren relives the events leading up to prom, unraveling the clues that should have warned her of the trauma to come.
Literature Companion: The Virgin Suicides
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 90 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 273. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story revolves around the lives of five sisters, the Lisbon girls. The people living in their community are quite fascinated by the acts of these five sisters because they can’t explain for their acts.
Just About Healing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,250. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
My sister was my lifeline, my beacon, my North Star. I could rely on her, depend on her, turn to her when the world was just too hard to face. She could depend on me for the same. Time, supposedly, heals all wounds. I don't believe that. But I do know there are other ways to heal. I just had to find them.
Bllleeeggghhh!
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You set the price! Words: 2,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The tale of a young girl with a devious plan to skip out on an important test.
THE MOON, AQUARIUS, JFK, AND ME
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,150. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A child grows up in a suburb of Columbus, Ohio amidst the tumultuous events of the 1960s. While dealing with parents, grandparents, siblings, friends and school, the events of the decade are encountered, ranging from the assassination of JFK, manned space flight, the Cuban Missile crisis, the Civil Rights movement, the Viet Nam war, the Beatles, hippies, Woodstock and the events of 1968.
Quarter Life Crisis: A Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,870. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: 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.