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Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Seven
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes of Sparta and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. In Chapter Seven, Gorgo reluctantly takes the foreign man, Perseus for a tour of Sparta that turns out to be more adventurous and revealing than she expected. Chapters One through Six are available for free.
Snow Drop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A cracking short story about discovering yourself and falling in love with Old Blue Eyes.
Salute (A Patriotic Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » War
COREY LITTLE doesn’t have many friends his own age. Instead, his best friend, HAROLD PHELPS, is a white-haired old man and World War II veteran who sparks a new love of life through fishing.
Literature Help: A Child Called "It"
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
His troubles would not have ended if a teacher at school had not informed the police about the predicament of the child. He was later sent to live in a foster home, away from his mother’s atrocities.
Mr Luigi's Binoculars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A young card player from Missouri is hired to help the world champion retain his title against the Russian rising star of the game.
REVENGE OF THE RATS
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Abbie's brother, Bendigo, and his friend, Lydel, are partly responsible for dump ground rats invading Ben's family chicken coup. Ben hatches a plan to use the rats themselves to act as the instruments of their own demise. The plan, although effective, proves far more costly than expected.
The One: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In "The One," a recent college graduate delays entering the real world by forming a drug and sex-fueled relationship with "The One," a boy her age who is nothing what he seems.
Floating Paper Strips
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Efe's body betrayed her. Daily. She couldn't walk, couldn't run, couldn't do all the things a page should do, no matter how hard she tried. That was just the way it was. Until Father Abijah decided that the way it was wasn't good enough. Then a whole new Path opened up to Efe and her future bloomed like a lily emerging from the pond.
Heartbreak
Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
"It's a tale of survival, sacrifice and love between two teenagers with an uncertain future." - The Book Sirens Some wounds never heal… She's stuck in another foster home. He's the new boy with a bad reputation. Falling in love in the wrong place and the wrong time never felt so good.
Command and Control
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,610. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Command and Control is a story on how a scrawny clueless business student desperate to complete his dissertation is dramatically transformed to a fearsome and hunted pirate. Adventure, a captainless ship, organization studies and more.
Fergus on a Bridge
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Four students. Nineteen-eighties music. A Messiah and his disciples. A bridge. Beer. what more could anyone want?
Katu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the shadow of British and Hessian forces, life goes on for young patriot Joshua and his Native American grandfather, Katu, whose only concern seems to be his tattered old fishing net. Raised to abide his elders, Joshua reluctantly aides the mysterious curmudgeon with his repairs and in so doing gets to know the man he only thought he knew. A man full of surprises.
The Fallen Footwear
Price: Free! Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love is many things. But when it's caught in a vicious dating cycle, it can become both exciting and painful. Eventually it finds its stride, and the couple who experiences it will develop a lasting harmony. But until that's found, love ends up in a washing machine, tossing and turning until it either cleanses or fades. This is the story of Gary's wash cycle with Nikki, the girl of his dreams.
Monograms, Cookies & Cigars
Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A chance encounter in a man-made pond drain between an injured teen and the girl of his dreams.
Sacrifice - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Luua of Toor is expecting a spectacular marriage with her one and only now that she's of age, until the Elder busts the news that she's actually the village's sacrifice.
Letter to My Fifteen-Year-Old Self
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
The narrator writes a letter to her younger self, giving her some much-needed advice about a boy.
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.
The Muscatatuck
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
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)
An Upstate All-Season Fairy-Tale
Price: $1.97 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. Upstate life can be odd, but, that's life.
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..

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