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Touched
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Seventeen year-old Frankie Keilman doesn't see the world quite like everyone else in his community. Gifted with uncanny artistic ability, Frankie has heard stories of a boy who was once "sent off" because he saw what no one else could see, because he was "touched." Fearing that he is also touched, Frankie seeks to hide his gifts and is successful in doing so until he encounters Ellie McThacker.
Touched
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Seventeen year-old Frankie Keilman doesn't see the world quite like everyone else in his community. Gifted with uncanny artistic ability, Frankie has heard stories of a boy who was once "sent off" because he saw what no one else could see, because he was "touched." Fearing that he is also touched, Frankie seeks to hide his gifts and is successful in doing so until he encounters Ellie McThacker.
Finding Verity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,410. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
How much loss can one man survive? A moving story about a boy's survival and search for truth. At 13, Puck is abandoned. Ten years later, he rescues an old woman from an assault. As their friendship develops, Puck reveals his troubled past, as well as a longing to reconnect with a homeless man who lived in the tunnels under New York City. Verity means truth. Follow Puck as he learns his truth.
Taken
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Epi Martin was an intelligent young girl on the cusp of becoming a mature woman. She enjoyed the nearly unquestioning trust of her mother and the devoted attention of Alfredo, the young man whom she loved and who in turn was entirely taken with her special charms. The future seemed safe and quite certain, until one day of irrevocable change. A short story. (May be unsuitable for some readers.)
Tim Portland and the Reunion Photos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Tim Portland doesn't fit in. He's got an ambitious spirit and a big heart, but hasn't yet found his place in the social order of Coleman High. All that's about to change. Tim is organizing photography for the school's 75th Reunion. If he can manage to pull off the photos perfectly, navigate his first love, and keep his competitive friend Kelsey at bay, Tim will finally have his chance to shine.
Paragens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Liberdade não é rebeldia, independência não é isolamento. Erros são lições, para quem os comete e para quem os vê cometidos. E quando a vida nos pára, precisamos de quem nos empurre no sentido certo. Paragens: Um drama familiar em busca de uma família. Escrito em 2006 e revisto a fundo ao longo de 2012, esta é a versão definitiva do primeiro livro de Luís Filipe Alves.
The Watch
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eleven-year-old Angel is trying to maneuver her increasingly messy childhood. Her mother's husband hunting, the nuns at school are mean; there's a steady stream of potential new step-parents. There's also her father, Ray. He's an awful parent, but Angel holds out hope that he'll change. The hope grows stronger when he hints of buying her a special gift, one that could transform her entire life.
New Hope City
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(2.00 from 4 reviews)
A troubled teen and a disillusioned cop cross paths in a southern town suffering from economic and social collapse.
Onward
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,260. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Onward is the dramatic story of James, a recent college graduate, who, seeking one last uninhibited stint, returns to his regular summer job, waiting tables in a tourist town. Subtle, yet simplistic prose, tells of a journey for personal truth and identity, tested by work—the burdened time of dinner rushes, arduous customers, and head nodding with delighted smiles; and play—midday relaxing at the
What Will Happen to Walter?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,380. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When Avery moves home from college, she gets more problems than she expected: the house she inherits from her grandmother in a bad part of town; Walter, the St. Bernard with severe anxiety; and Steven, who she works with at What a Party! A lot has changed since she last saw him, but his insistence that Avery “wasn’t supposed to come back" makes it seem like some things are still the same after all
Tales From The Sea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,460. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Tales from the Sea is a semi-autobiographical novel based on my life at sea between 1957 and 1969. In its pages the reader will meet the characters with whom I sailed and their antics. They will experience nights ashore and visit through my eyes exotic places. Read about the different ships, old and new as they plough across the oceans carrying the products of the world Throughout there is the sea
The Cranberry Hush: A Novel
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Price: $5.89 USD. Words: 79,660. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Two young men struggle to find their places in the world and in each other's lives after college.
Dandelion Man - The Four Loves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,380. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
"As we search for love, we enter tangled webs of life and living. Dandelion Man - the four loves is a novel about relationships throughout the 1960s and 1970s and across generations as many put together the unique stories of their lives and the touches of first love. Enticing with a dedication to a very different era, 'Dandelion Man' is well worth considering for general fiction collections."
Leonardo and Mary-Angel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: American English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Leonardo is a young man after family foundations and role models. When experiencing love, rivalry, and desires, Leonardo puts his philosophy to the test while hanging on to innocence. Written amid the onslaught of the 1980's civil war, Leonardo embodies the stress, uncertainty, and reality dissociation plaguing young souls caught between noble ideals and ethereal hatred searing Salvadoran teens.
Malentendu à Moscou
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: French. Published: January 16, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Malentendu à Moscou, longue nouvelle écrite en 1965, écartée par Simone de Beauvoir du recueil intitulé La Femme rompue, évoque la crise vécue par un couple vieillissant au cours d’un voyage en U.R.S.S. : déception politique et « malentendu » sentimental s’entrecroisent, nouant histoire individuelle et Histoire collective.
Betty
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 29. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A depressed high school girl who feels trapped by life tries to kill herself, and fails. Afterward she's forced to learn a lot about herself and the world around her. A short story.
Stargazer: Una sátira rock (Libro I)
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Series: Una sátira rock, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,460. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Esta novela mezcla drama y comedia en la vida de su protagonista (un chaval de 23 años que adora los discos, los libros y las mujeres de 30) para exponer la filosofía de un grupo de fanáticos del heavy metal - quienes le hallan sentido al mundo mediante canciones de sus bandas favoritas: AC/DC, Iron Maiden, Wasp, Judas Priest, Dangerous Toys, etc.
An Elite Journey
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by David C. Lowe. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Abigail Jane is a girl never gives up. No matter what life throws her way.
Once, We Were Stolen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Once, Violet and Ben Wrigley were stolen. The siblings discover what it takes to find love in desolation, to seek beauty in everyday ugliness, and to battle emotions for a man they struggle to hate. As their time together passes, the Wrigleys learn that their keeper is as much a captive as they are, and wonder if the three of them will ever break free.
Love, Sex and Respect
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jeff Star appears to have found the road to respect at his high school, that is, until he enters the realm of the dating scene. There, the clash between love, sex and respect has even led his heroic buddy, “Cool Steve,” into a deep, dark depression. And when a nearby violent gang repeatedly humiliates the local female teenagers, the guys turn to Steve to lead a war council confrontation.