Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Breaking Young Divinities
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Breaking Young Divinities is a candid and spiritual coming-of-age tale about a boy who grows up in the housing projects of 1980s Toronto and comes to grips with young adulthood in the 1990s. He lives a sheltered childhood until high school, where he meets Jen, a mysteriously troubled young woman. She introduces him to his first tastes of passion, adventure, and sex.
The Tale of Lucia Grandi, the Early Years
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 124,440. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Brook House Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When an old woman is asked to tell the story of her life, she tells an intense and poignant tale about growing up in and surviving a warring suburban family during the 1950s and '60s. Told in breathtakingly beautiful prose, this is a powerful and timeless story of a dying woman's courageous attempt to come to terms with her past and the troubled family that dominated it.
Those Who Will Not See
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,070. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Life is changed forever for one young boy and his family when he is diagnosed with autism at the age of four. Will he learn to live happily with his condition as he grows into a man?
Second Chance (Chances Are #2)
Series: Chances Are, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,380. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When Stacey Chance and her friend Madison are kidnapped by a Chinese scientist, they’re given a dose of an experimental drug, one that causes them to revert back to children. As they search for a cure, Stacey and Madison get a second chance at childhood.
Traces in Clay
You set the price! Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
You only thought your high school was hard! Well, things could have been worse. Did you ever consider trying to learn school subjects in a foreign language? Traces In Clay features some students' personalities from one class at an international school in Korea. Here you will find touching stories and unforgettable personalities combined into a teacher's last lesson.
Helium Heart
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
SHORT STORY A young man must face the first real tragedy in his life, the loss of his best friend.
Raven on a Molehill
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Royston Hale is a young man with his whole life before him. He is also one of the long term unemployed. All Royston Hale wishes to do is to go camping in the countryside. Instead, much to his horror, he finds a job. Worse still, it's in a care home called 'Hilltops: Home for the Elderly, the Demented and the Misinformed.'
Ransom Seaborn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's Dan Finbar's freshman year and he's struggling to find his proper place in Harrison College. When he finally breaks through into the world of notorious loner Ransom Seaborn, their friendship is brutally cut short, leaving Finbar with nothing but Ransom's old leather journal.
Pan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Inspirational
Named after a character in one of the book's four short stories, Pan contains: A Ball Rolling, Determination, Rocket, and Without Its Finish, Before I Slept.
An Awkward Moment in the Upper Ordovician
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Two minutes on a limestone Ozarks bluff, a lifetime of lingering questions.
Ready Reference Treatise: Breath, Eyes, Memory
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 76 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 98. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Breath, Eyes, Memory” was the first novel by Edwidge Danticat. At the time of the publication of this novel, she was only twenty five years old.
The Story Trail
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In the gallant world of ball gowns and society parties, a young woman questions her life. Does she really have to succumb to the pressure of expectation or can she soar free, achieving her dreams? An unexpected meeting rocks her world and she carries the effects of this through the passage of time.
Town Without Guns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,770. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by R.D. Byron-Smith. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When tragedy strikes his school fifth-grader Nathan Granger comes up with a unique way to end gun violence in his tiny rural town. But is this intelligent, resourceful boy big enough to smash heads with one of America's most powerful gun organizations? A thought-provoking story for our troubled times.
Rachel's First Trip
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 41. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
On the day of Rachel's first trip to England, nothing seems to go right. Disaster follows disaster, and Rachel wonders if she'll ever reach English soil. A humorous short story.
A Plank in Reason
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 74,890. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Plank in Reason is a comical Postmodern bildungsroman that chronicles the adventures and misadventures of the irreverent Anthony Allende. A coming of age work that examines the dissolution and reconstruction of a young man's psyche amidst the overwhelming absurdity of the modern world, A Plank in Reason examines the experience of growing up in a society devoid of objective standards and values.
The Legend of Gerald Arthur McGuinness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The Legend of Gerald Arthur McGuinness follows the title character from birth to high school and beyond, as he tries to figure out how life can be so funny, confusing, and heartbreaking, all at the same time.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bless Me, Ultima
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 72 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 94. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Bless Me, Ultima” by Rudolfo Anaya was first published in 1972. It is considered to be one of the most widely read and critically acclaimed novel in the Chicano literary canon.
Touched
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: 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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,410. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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.