Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Overnight Success
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,310. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Mark Porter sets off on a great adventure of post-college life, where he lives in an abandoned house owned by the Mafia, hangs with homeless people, gets beat up by bouncers, becomes romantically entangled with crazy aspiring actresses, drinks bum wine, is ordered to buy condoms for Hollywood screenwriters, becomes a professional cardboard box folder—and somewhere along the line finds true love.
Silently Still
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
One winter, the world as she knows it changes. Jacinta becomes aware of her own mortality, and how fragile her existence truly is. Alone and frightened; to live or die, the choice is hers.
The Hiraeth Dialogues
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,060. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the late 1960's, a young man returns to his childhood home and is confronted with something odd. He begins to suspect his earlier recollections and feelings are either idealized or may have never existed. His story is an exploration of the philosophical and psychological effects of leaving home, returning home, and coping with change.
The Not-So-Holy Bible
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,170. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Fourteen-year old Claude Tillson is tired of waiting for his mother to sober up and move them out of his miserable grandparents’ house. After deciding that only he can fix everything, he asks his grandfather for help. What he gets instead destroys his faith and sends him and his mother on the run. The Not-So-Holy Bible is the story of how the truth can set you free. But first it breaks your heart.
Stop Points
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jorge wants to become an adult on his own terms, free from his father’s control once and for all. When Fate grants him his wish, Jorge learns about Madalena, a woman from his father’s past. Meeting her forces Jorge to reevaluate everything, and as their lives become more and more enmeshed, both Jorge and Madalena learn that when life stops you in your tracks, everyone needs someone to push t
Bobby Joe's Recess Rebellion: Thoughts on Surviving the Playgrounds of Life
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 114,640. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In this heartfelt collection of stories based on events in his own life, Robert Joseph explores three “playgrounds” that shaped his young life: Catholic school, the Army, and an inner-city public school where he worked as a teacher.
A Drink Precedes a Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A coming-of-age story of two teenaged boys, one white, one black, and their journey to adulthood. What transpires spans three generations and melds events from Ireland, the blue collar city of Troy, NY, the rolling horse fields of North Carolina, and the killing fields of Southeast Asia. It is a riveting account of love lost and love found, and the depths to which true friendship will take you.
Stay the Night
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,270. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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Maureen thought her retirement would be filled yoga, takeout Chinese, and weekly visits with her best friend. She couldn’t have been more wrong. Suddenly she finds herself caught up in life’s whirlwind, dating one, then two new men, and struggling to reconcile with an estranged daughter who is getting sicker by the day. Maureen is going to need all the strength and tenacity she’s ever had.
Healing Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Five months ago, sixteen-year-old Rain Sawyer had it all — the perfect life with a loving, wealthy family and strong Christian faith. But one tragic incident shattered everything. Now Rain must start over, in a new school and a new town, struggling to create a new identity for herself. Can she keep her dark past a secret while trying to figure out who she wants to be?
The Spanish Club
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,500. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
After discovering a shocking family secret, 17-year-old Brianna Garrett struggles with love, friendship, and identity on a summer trip abroad in Mexico. An honest coming-of-age, The Spanish Club chronicles the universal struggle to define oneself within the boundaries of friendship and love—even when the ones you trust break the rules.
Two Sisters
Price: Free! Words: 87,570. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Brooke and Leah Fulcher are about as different as two sisters can be, a division accentuated by Leah's deafness. How is it then that each becomes the other's best friend, not only totally reliant on one another but also reciprocal guardians through the challenges and perils of childhood and adolescence? Follow them on their entwined life journey of discovery, devotion, and love.
Coffee, Tea, and Gluten Free: The Novel
Series: Cookbook, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,670. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sunshine and horses were all Tammy dreamed of. At college to work for the summer instead, she suffers a serious set of complications from a diet and workplace high in gluten. Erin unexpectedly feels lost and adrift without a purpose in the only home she has remembers. Together, the two must unearth forgotten family secrets and cement the ties that will bind them as sisters.
Another Form of Prayer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by 67 Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Another Form of Prayer is a dark coming of age story told through the eyes of lonely credit processor, Samuel Ashton.
Dead Kid Driving
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,690. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jenna is a teenage driver who is about to run out of luck - until she meets a stranger who is determined to save her life. They are on the road to learn the art and science of precision driving, but the side roads are full of lessons about life and love in suburban Atlanta.
Beyond Parallel
Price: Free! Words: 69,600. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
ONE BOY. ONE GIRL. ONE INSIGNIFICANT MOMENT THAT CHANGES THEIR LIVES FOREVER. Bella and Clark are two young twenty-somethings, finding themselves in a chaotic and crazy world. One craves love; the other avoids it. Will they find one another, or will a single what-if moment mean they never meet?
The Art of Raising Hell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,010. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“There are some people that walk around on two feet and others like me that run on all four.” To most people, that’s a bold statement. I just wish I’d been the one to say it, but I wasn’t. In fact, until a few days ago, I wasn’t even sure what it meant.
Weekend Away
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,840. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When socially inept day dreamer Ken Logan leaves the comfort of home for a weekend, accompanied only by a photo of his deceased Grandfather, he creates mayhem in the lives of everyone he meets, including himself.
Ride Every Stride
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,810. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
What if you ran away from your past to pursue your dream, only to have that same dream bring you face-to-face with the very demons you hoped to escape? For Jed Carver, the answer is simple—ride every stride until the dream comes true, no matter what obstacle he must clear. Come along for the ride as this mysterious, troubled young man overcomes adversity to achieve Canadian show jumping stardom.
About Love
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A book about a man allowed to live an entirely new life when he awakens after death in the body of a sixteen year old boy.
Beauty Shot
Series: Hope Parish Novels, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,940. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
He's hell-bent on breaking down her barriers and having her. How will she resist?