Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

A River in a Bottle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,340. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A charming little story about a summer spent growing up in southern Louisiana.
Babysitting Socrates
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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In a time of change and turmoil in late sixties America, a boy discovers love and choices. Love of a girl, love of his friends and his world.
Darla Decker Takes the Cake
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Series: Darla Decker Diaries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A week at Camp Wakonda is exactly what Darla Decker needs. Having said goodbye to sixth grade and her best childhood friend, she’s ready to create new memories and meet new people. Unfortunately, entering summer camp on a whopper of a lie and a fight with a fellow camper isn’t the best way to begin. A frank and funny look at the path to adulthood. [Young Adult - 13 and Up]
William Shakespeare’s 2 Henry IV, aka Henry IV, Part 2: A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,920. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's history play "2 Henry IV," aka "Henry IV, Part 2."
The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,510. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Twenty-three-year-old Russel Middlebrook searches for the secret to gay life and love in trendy Seattle. A "new adult" novel by the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.
Jesus Freaks: The Prodigal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,760. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Cincinnatus Press. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Kennedy Sawyer pushes the boundaries of all of the relationships around her to see if God really lies somewhere beneath it all.
Last Will and Testament
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,750. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When college sophomore wild child Lizzie Brandt loses her parents and becomes guardian to her two younger brothers, she'll need her TA, Connor, to help her clean up her act. But when they turn into far more than teacher and student, their relationship may threaten everything she has left.
Everybody Hates Abigail
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: Australian English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Everybody hates seventeen year old Abigail Carter. Find out why.
A Private Place
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,050. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Abbie Hart feels like a fish out of water when she arrives at Miss Katherine's School for Girls. She soon finds herself in a sticky situation when she discovers she is sharing a room with two stepsisters who vehemently despise each other. Will Abbie escape being in the middle of a murderous rivalry that also puts her life in danger or will her roommates' final confrontation also destroy her?
Even As We Sleep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The journey through a life crisis is unique to each of us. For one man, recollections of boyhood help him rediscover life's essential values.
Buckeye Lake Summer 1949: Take Care of Paula for Me
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 52,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Set at Buckeye Lake, Ohio this novel captures those special moments of youth, caught between innocence and eagerness,in the American playgrounds of old, when life was simpler, -- or was it?
Learning to Live
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Devastated by the loss of her fiance in the World Trade Towers on 9-11, Jessica Brooks is certain she'll never love again. Hell, she may never even leave her apartment again. But circumstances force her back to her hometown of Atlanta and into the arms of someone who understands her pain. This is a New Adult novel about love, loss, and finding comfort in the company of those you'd least expect.
Fata Morgana
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
I was sixteen when Stacie died. She was the love of my life, blond hair and blue-eyed;the most amazing smile ever. Stacie changed my life, made me the man I am today, taught me how to love- until the day Crowley, lunatic and serial killer, found her and stole her away from me- from the world. Until the day I died! They say that love can reach from beyond the grave; can evil do the same?
Livia (A "Beyond Ivy" Novel)
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Series: Beyond Ivy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,660. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
After breaking up with her fiancé, 24-year-old Livia moves in with Mrs. Belshire, a rich widow in a giant, dilapidated house in Queen Anne. The meddling Mrs. Belshire has plans for Livia—namely, marrying her off to the first eligible bachelor she can find. Suddenly trapped in a world of love letters, mistaken intentions, and old-school courtship, Livia must figure out what—or who—she wants.
My Brother's Keeper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,510. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by That's Life! Communications. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
In this coming of age novel, 18-year-old Shane Donahue discovers that no matter how badly you've messed up, it's possible to get a second chance at life.
Shaking the Tree
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Shaking the Tree is the comical, yet dramatic coming-of-age tale of a young boy, Nicholas Havens, who makes a life-long friend in a straight-talking African American laborer named Sooter, while growing up in the hard life of a rural farming community.
Swift River
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Swift River is the story of Polly McPhee, who comes of age as her central Massachusetts town is gradually emptied and cleared, along with three others, to create the Quabbin Reservoir -- a permanent source of clean water for the people of Boston. Ultimately, Polly survives and rises above both personal misfortune and the loss of her home to discover a clear and hopeful vision of her future.
Just Another Sunday: A Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Just Another Sunday Is Anything but Ordinary Set against the backdrop of the turbulent late 1960s and early 1970s, Just Another Sunday is inspired by actual events and follows Lia Benedict, a teenager growing up in the suburbs of New Jersey.
The Trouble with Gravity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Following the death a daughter, the McGee family faces the devastation that often overwhelms a family. Over the next decade, the parents are wracked by anger, guilt, denial and not surprisingly, end up in survival mode. Their children lean on each other and struggle to find their own way, even if it's sometimes the wrong way. This book follows a year in the life of the older daughter Terri McGee.
Boys in Gilded Cages
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Price: Free! Words: 51,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
In gloomy southern Missouri, meth-addicted preacher's son Eric Redmond--idealistic, eccentric, and wise beyond his years--warns us of an impending apocalypse of our own doing. With a wide cast of characters that exist in the periphery of unreliable source Eric, we see both dysfunction and beauty in this hypnotic and fragmented novel of adolescent self-destruction, bad medicine, and death.