Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Literature Companion: The Virgin Suicides
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 90 · 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.
All For This
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Series: Here and Now, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In book 3 of the Here and Now series, a spin-off of the New York Times and USA Today bestselling New Hope series, Hanna Thompson must decide if she can commit to one man while still trying to let go of another.
House on Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,440. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
As the house burned, Cory left his mom to save Jess, because he loves her as no brother should. Now almost 16, his secret feelings are about to become public, and the truth could destroy the family. Incest in another home is in the headlines. In this compelling coming-of-age story, teens, their friends and parents talk honestly about sex, death, taboos, and the many ways we love each other. 13+
Returning Home
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Returning Home is about redemption and finding forgiveness even when the madness of our lives comes crashing down upon us.
Flowers on Concrete
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,470. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In Flowers on Concrete, a contemporary novel, Trey emerges from isolation and fantasy, loaded with quirks, to experience friendship with Sean and with Angela, his ex-pretend-girlfriend.
Forgiven
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,990. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Richard meets the love of his life, before leaving New Zealand to fight the Boers, but once in South Africa he becomes part of a team to hunt down a notorious anarchist and is drawn down a trail of misadventure and murder that is left unresolved; until he must protect a beautiful woman and meets his nemesis face to face. Forgiven is set in the English colonies of New Zealand and South Africa .
Another Night, Another Occasion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Jacob Butterly feels that oddest of emotions on the night he meets his girlfriend’s parents: Optimism. He knows that meeting-the-parents plays into a nightmarish stereotype. Made out to be much worse than reality suggests. Surely? A story which explores that most uncomfortable of moments, and how badly wrong it really can go. Another Night, Another Occasion: A Short Story.
The Search For Ethan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
An evening’s hallucinogenic experimentation ends in tragedy for two young friends, propelling them on a darkly comic search for redemption. (contains swearing, and some drug references)
Turnabout
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Icy Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Growing up, Steve was Stella's best friend, until Trish came along. Now Steve is engaged to Trish and both are off to separate colleges. Is turnabout fair play?
Saffron
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Marion Churchman, code name SAFFRON, is an assassin employed by the vengeance goddess Nemesis. She may have been trained by an elite academy and rubbed elbows with immortals for five years, but it’s not her dream job. Sent on a particularly tough run, Saffron has no idea that she herself is being stalked, and her life is in danger. She’s not as invincible as Nemesis makes her feel.
এলভিস ও অমলাসুন্দরী
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: Bengali. Published: July 4, 2014 by Bookpocket Publishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
দু’জনেই বুড়ো হয়ে গিয়েছে। জরা গ্রাস করেছে দু’জনকেই । বাড়ীটার পলেস্তারা খসে গেছে জায়গায় জায়গায়। অনেক আগেই ধুয়ে গিয়েছে রঙ। সামান্য যেটুকু আছে তাতেও ভাগ বসিয়েছে আগাছার শিকড়। দোতলার বারান্দা খসে গেছে, খসে গেছে কার্নিশ। তবু দাঁড়িয়ে আছে। বহু প্রাচীন ইতিহাসের মত। রোদ বৃষ্টির দাগ শরীরে নিয়ে।
Gulabi
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Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The fictitious storyline revolving around two characters Monty (the psychotic part) and Virginia (the non psychotic part). The boundary between the two is permeable. Monty conjures up ‘Gulabi’, following his abrupt separation from his long time partner, while Virginia, having suffered from a personal loss sets out to follow her lifelong aspiration to travel the world.
Huntsman Returned
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Price: Free! Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Their ship crashed on a primitive planet inhabited by giant predatory cats and prehistoric hominids. The only ones who survived were housed in a portion of the ship that was built more securely: the nursery.