Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Gym Class
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Straight A student Gerald Morgan doesn’t want to ruin his grade point average with an F in gym class. So the out of shape teen asks the top runner at his high school for help. And soon discovers what she’s really running from. A short story for anyone who’s felt like giving up.
This Godforsaken Town
Price: Free! Words: 140,130. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Most people can't imagine that Sheila Auerbach has experienced anything more devastating than the carnage she's witness as a New York Times war correspondent. Though she came from a seemingly quiet, boring Nebraska town, Sheila Auerbach suffered her share of demons in her youth. And now she has to go home to face them all, including the man who changed her life on one godforsaken night.
Worthy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,380. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
Seventeen-year-old Worthy lives in a house full of secrets. In the summer of 1946, a murder changes everything. Her plans to get out of Hogan’s Creek suddenly become tied up in a reckless yet exciting pursuit of truth and ultimately justice. She’ll nearly lose her life, but along the way she finds love, hope, and the truth about her family in unlikely places.
The Krampus on Chestnut Street: A Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,910. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The author sits back on his therapist’s chaise lounge and tells the story of his childhood encounter with a Krampus. This monster, well known in Alpine folklore, is a beast of great strength and ferocious temper whose mission is to punish bad children. The author reveals why he deserved to be targeted for such punishment in a story that is guaranteed to terrify.
Something Sweet
Price: Free! Words: 107,990. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » General
A man struggling with his life, nearing homelessness, finds himself on a hero's quest that kicks into motion events and circumstances that will change him fundmentally.
The Johnny Moss Room
Price: Free! Words: 80,270. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
It takes a lot of guts to be Merv Moss's daughter and even more to love him. In this seriocomic story about the complicated bonds between fathers and daughters,17-year-old budding film genius Lilo Moss struggles to touch the grace and forgiveness that will lead her to come to terms with her outrageous ex-comic dad before it's too late. Set in 1960s New York, when all the world was changing.
The Muscatatuck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » General
A man tells of a boyhood adventure from long ago when he floated the Muscatatuck River and hooked a mighty catfish that surprisingly taught him honor, respect, and the value of life. (Coming of Age/Adventure)
Tutu's & Cowboy Boots (Part 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,790. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
**Preorder Sale Price! Price will go up after release!** Cadence Lewis has been dancing since she could walk. Living in New York with her parents she has the chance to go to the best dance school in the country, but when her father does the unthinkable she’s forced to leave her dreams behind and move to a small southern town with her mom.
A Star In The Window: Days of Innocence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
Victor Vargas is a young boy growing up during the Korean War. He and his brother, Bonesy, were sent to live with their grandmother and cousin after their father’s plane got shot down, forcing their mother to go to work in the factories.Every day, they look at the star in their window, a symbol of hope that their dad will come back from the war and they can be a family again. Heartwarming!
An Upstate All-Season Fairy-Tale
Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A rags-to-riches story set in upstate New York, for all seasons.
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..
Family Matters
Series: Agustus Family Triolgy. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In book two of the Augustus Family Trilogy, World War II has ended and life is returning to normal for the mighty Augustus family. The history, built by the Augustus family, on lies and secrets is falling apart and so is the family.
Sınırların Piçi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: Turkish. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
İçine düştüğün karanlıkları, varlığının parçası olan soruları, içini eriten mutlu anları biriyle paylaşmazsan çoktan ölmüşsün gibi hissettin mi hiç? Dilin ile dinlemeye meraklı bir kulak arasındaki mesafenin, seni hayatta tutacak tek yol olduğunu düşündün mü? Hayatını, hiç tanımadığın birine anlatacak olsan, hangi kısımlarını atlar, hangilerini anlatırdın? Kimleri o anlığına kenarda bırakır,
The German Housemate - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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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.
Chrysalide (Croc-Odile III)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,670. Language: French. Published: November 27, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Après une année de terminale riche en rebondissements, les héros de « Croc-Odile » et « Mascarade » partent pour Paris ! Ils vont y poursuivre leurs études et commencer leur vie d'adulte. Cette année encore, dans le dernier tome de la trilogie, des surprises sont à prévoir !
Wicked King Dick
Price: Free! Words: 94,650. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » General
A sexual and emotional life odyssey that spans forty years in the life of Johnny Wolfe, a small town boy from the Midwest. Johnny gets caught up in campus unrest to impress his activist girlfriend. She hates Richard Nixon--"Wicked King Dick"--with a passion nearly as hot as the passion she shares in bed with Johnny.
Summer Of '58
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 78,970. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
How long can you keep a secret to protect someone you love? Forever? That's what Angela Garrett promised the man in the dark.
The Road at My Door
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,830. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Reese Cavanaugh has a secret that could destroy her family. She must choose between saving them or herself. Her decision leads down a dark road that puts her life at stake.