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Waiting For Tomorrow
By Hannah Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Brenda Wilson is a baby -boomer, living with her parents, on a desolate Northern English estate where they have been rehoused after the war.The family's journey out of this environment is told against the background of the great social changes of the post-war years.
The Bird Children (Book One of the Phoenix Realm)
By Karen Nilsen
Series: The Phoenix Realm, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 226,830. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Avreal of Landers just knows there is something wrong with her, despite her family's protests to the contrary. She has no navel, and she loses her voice on occasion, sometimes unable to talk for months at a time. Her older brother Dominic, a young warlock struggling with his own demons, remembers what his sister doesn't: that she hatched out of an egg and spent her infancy as a bird . . .
Hiding in the Weave
By William Bayer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: 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.
Elle s'appelait Sonia Verjik
By Dominique Lebel
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 48,840. Language: French. Published: February 8, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sonia Verjik a passé sa vie à fuir tout ce qui pouvait entraver sa liberté : son pays, les hommes qui l’ont aimée, l’idée même de la maternité. Et s’ils se mettent à trois pour parler d’elle, c’est parce qu’elle a laissé derrière elle des zones d’ombre sur lesquelles chacun tentera de porter son propre éclairage, avec plus ou moins de bienveillance et d’honnêteté.
The Good Lie
By Robin Brande
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Ryer Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Lizzie Aimes was raised to be honest. Pure. Obedient. But lately she's the only person playing by those rules. When her family life falls apart, Lizzie must draw on her deepest resources to save the one she loves. Even if it means destroying someone else in the process.
Down the Throat of the Mountain
By Jennifer Erickson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Long Shot, Colorado is a magical place. It's just a matter of looking at it the right way.
Soil of the Heart
By A.M. Tisdale
Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
James has never considered himself to be lucky. However, he soon discovers why his mother called him blessed.
Cadomin: the Adventures of Billy Boy
By Charles Wood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,160. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Cadomin is the fantastic story of a young boy's search for his stolen bike and his mother. Billy and his mother live in a ghost town in the foothills of the Rocky mountains. When his beloved bike goes missing, he leaves his mom and goes in search of it. He returns after being unable to find his bike only to find that his mom has also disappeared. He ventures into the mountains in search of her.
Toward Destiny
By Lake Larsen
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 33,610. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Taking place in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Toward Destiny is a novel which challenges the oft-revered institutions of academia, journalism, and wealth. Find yourself cheering for Troy as he comes of age and attempts
Texas Shorts Vol 1
By Felipe Adan Lerma
Series: Texas Shorts. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
25,861 story words. Approx 100 standard pages. Five short stories set in Texas, and featuring characters from all my current fiction work, are included in the first collection. Two are set in Galveston, and three in Austin. AudioBook also available now.
Life of Cards
By Anthony Wrytt
Price: Free! Words: 25,990. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A young man named Anthony Holmes sacrifices everything for the lifestyle of his dreams only to find that his "perfect" life not only lacks any kind of joy or meaning but is also fragile and unstable like a tall house of cards. Can he find true happiness?
Snipe Hunting
By Gemma Drazin
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
George's new friends take him snipe hunting. Despite the late hour and the older boys harassment, George sticks with the journey, A journey that isn't what any of them expect.
The Garbage House
By Orrrin Styro
You set the price! Words: 105,550. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Jake's a twenty-year-old drop-out living in his mother's hoarded house. Without ambition and surrounded by garbage, his future looks bleak. When his troubled, underage girlfriend becomes pregnant with his child, he sees it as a second chance. His dreams are dashed when Jezera wants an abortion, but he's not taking no for an answer...
Dorothy Before the Twister
By Pat Sewell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A coming of age story about a girl who grows up solely in the company of adults during the Dust Bowl.
The Fourth Man
By Philip Matthews
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The novel is about the sentimental education of an Irish writer, Richard Butler. Given the limited possibilities of the biographical novel, Butler's early life is conveyed by means of sixteen episodes to indicate the intense aura of significance that can accompany certain moments in a life, so that some sense can be made of his life by tracing the connections between these events.
Love
By Ivana Hruba
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It will destroy you. It will. Destroy you. It. Will. Destroy. You.
Ready Reference Treatise: The White Tiger
By Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 106 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 187. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story is told through a retrospective narration by Balram Halwai. He is a village boy. The novel follows this village boy’s first journey to Delhi where he works as driver of a rich landlord. From there he goes to Bangalore. He kills his master in Delhi and flees from there.
Ghost City
By Madeline Claire Franklin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
In this post-apocalyptic ghost story, the young survivors at the end of the world must choose whether to continue clinging to the comfort of a past they barely remember, or moving on into the unknown.
Slumming in Paris Part 3, With the Children - Boys & Girls in Paris
By Felipe Adan Lerma
Series: Slumming in Paris, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
24,912 Story Words. Discovering more about boys and girls, while in Paris. Touching and humorous. An extended family adventure. Six children, ages nine through "almost" eighteen, have arrived in the City of Light, Paris. * Second of seven novellas in the "Slumming in Paris, With the Children" sub-series. Third in the overall "Slumming in Paris" series.
The Middle-Aged Man and the Sea
By Christopher Meeks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 13 stories, Christopher Meeks balances tragedy and wit. As novelist David Scott Milton explains, "In this collection, Christopher Meeks examines the small heartbreaks of quiet despair that are so much a part of all our lives. He does it in language that is resonant, poetic, and precise.... If you like Raymond Carver, you'll love Meeks. He may be as good--or better."