Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Jessica Gets Lucky
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Price: Free! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jessica is fifteen, and about to embark on an adventure with her beloved journalist dad that will lead her to the doorstep of immortality itself. But wouldn’t you know – it’s complicated. JESSICA GETS LUCKY is a coming of age Fantasy Adventure novel.
The Damnable Legacy of a Minister's Wife
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,630. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A mid-life mountaineer regrets the decision she made thirty years ago to place her daughter for adoption. The biological granddaughter she’s never known desperately searches for a safe and loving home. And a minister’s wife with terminal cancer designs a plan to bring them together.
The Divine Dantes: Paella in Purgatory
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Series: Divine Dantes Infernal Trilogy, Infernal Trilogy #2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Book 2 of The Divine Dantes's Infernal Trilogy finds Eddie and Virgil in Barcelona, Spain. Eddie, the young rocker with an active mind, thinks they are there to get on a cruise. Virgil, however, has tricked Eddie and arranged for Bea to secretly meet them. Meantime, Virg and Eddie visit famous Barcelona landmarks as Eddie adds his trademark commentary. Will Eddie get back with Bea and rock on?
The Artist's Loving Hand
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,300. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It’s dark and grim in here – can you see? I cannot but I’d like you to look... His obsessions scare me. His darkness frightens me. He is so very young but so alone. I don’t understand him. I can’t reach him. Nothing inside his soul makes sense but I can hear it screaming. A woman – the Woman – perhaps there is hope for the darkness in his heart.
The Orange & Blue Drive-In
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“The Orange & Blue Drive-In touches on a lot of big issues—class and coming of age and small town America in the 60s—with care and sophistication. It is beautifully written with a strong yet quiet line.” —Juliana Spahr, winner of the Hardison Poetry Prize, and author of eight volumes of poetry
Clara: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Catholic school kid Clara Cooper wants to go home. She has some unfinished business to attend to, and really needs God to give her attempt at truancy a bit of heavenly aid. When she fails to convince the nurses, the principal, and her mama that she is sick enough to leave school, she decides to take matters into her own hands.
Four Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The first short story collection from Matthew Wayne Selznick focuses on revelations of clarity and epiphanies of character in the face of emotional challenges. Also included are brief essays exploring the formative experiences and memories that inspired each short story, making this collection Matthew Wayne Selznick's most personal creative work to date.
Refuge: A Novella
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Stoked Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Zee must remember who she is, and learn to deal with what life has handed her, as well as the consequences of the choices she's made.
True Colors
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,410. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Landry gets pushed into trying out for the American Ingénue modeling competition. She doesn’t think she stands a chance, but she advances to the next level in the competition and so does the gorgeous Devon. Devon becomes the perfect best friend, but can their friendship survive the competition?
Grasshopper
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Joe is an ordinary man, trying to hold onto some joy in a world that is coming apart. As a child, he learns the meaning of loss. Rather than accepting it, he learns to protect his memories; even at the expense of the life he is living. The emotionally evocative imagery draws the reader into the story; and paints a stark picture of a man willing to sacrifice his future to hold onto his past.
The Romeo Boys: A Rock 'n Roll Odyssey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,690. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Hoping they'll never be caught, Bobby Masters and his imposter band work cowboy bars and tiny college dances during the summer of 1964, pretending to be The Romeos, a popular group with a real hit record. But fate, along with a go-go dancing sorority girl, turns these young men and their notions of love and the future upside-down in this coming-of-age story.
Crimson Son
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,950. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nineteen-year-old Spencer Harrington is the son of the Crimson Mask, the world's most powerful superhero. Since witnessing his mother's abduction two years ago, he's been confined to his father's arctic bunker. When the “Icehole” comes under attack by a rampaging robot, Spencer is forced to launch into his father's dangerous world of weaponized human beings known as Augments.
Fulfilled
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
"Fulfilled" is a story of heartbreak and illusion that embodies the quote: "hurt people hurt people".
Apathy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
this is a story of an old person presented in a unique way. this is a sort of experiment telling the changing values of life. this book is focused on the old age and starts from the child hood of the character.
From The Wreckage
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Series: From The Wreckage, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,730. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
For high school senior Jules Blacklin surviving the storm is only the beginning. Faced with the new reality of her life, she must find a way to rise From The Wreckage and answer the question - how do you get back to normal, when everything that was normal is gone?
Against a Crimson Sky (The Poland Trilogy, Book 2)
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Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 143,520. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1794, and the beautiful and resilient Countess Anna Maria Berezowska has narrowly escaped death amidst the chaos caused by the violent dissolution of Poland. Anna is soon reunited with Lord Jan Stelnicki, and the two lovers marry even as their beloved country is ripped apart. Enter Napoléon and soon Anna and Jan are valiantly fighting to hold on to a tenuous happiness and life itself.
Push Not the River (The Poland Trilogy, Book 1)
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Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
PUSH NOT THE RIVER is based on the true eighteenth century diary of Anna Maria Berezowska, a Polish countess who lived through the rise and fall of the historic Third of May Constitution. Vivid, romantic, and thrillingly paced, it paints the emotional and unforgettable story of the metamorphosis of a nation--and of a proud and resilient young woman.
Out of Order
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Price: Free! Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Charlotte is brilliant for her teenage years but her intellect doesn't serve her well. She's too smart for her own good and ends up homeless in the streets of a big city.
Summer of Frogs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
During a hot, lazy summer in Georgia, 16-year-old Trixie sorts through the complexity of her parents' marriage, jealousy towards her adorable kid sister, and ambivalence about the religion she inherited. From a generation before texting and social media, Trixie relies on her best friend and partner-in-mischief, her vivid imagination, and her love of nature. For Trixie, it is the summer of frogs.
The Black Place Inside
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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After a massive earthquake ravages the world, one man becomes trapped underground in his car. Darkness, lonliness, and isolation become his only friends. If that wasn't bad enough, his own sanity begins to waver away, as well. Over time, he begins to reflect on his life and learns some very valuable lessons. Can they help him escape the black place inside?