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What Dreams are Made Of
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(SHORT STORY) A father teaches his young son about the world.
August Blue: A short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Charlie and his friends steal a boat, but years later, he remembers not the crime but the fear when, swimming, he knew he was going to drown.
Angels Versus Virgins
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A young man with a mission: to get himself killed, to subvert the established order in the name of the one true faith. What can come between him and the virgins he has been promised, if not the Angels in his heart? Dark humour lightens this tale of teenage longing taken to the extreme.
Whale Song
You set the price! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Despondent about his losing his job and nearly wrecking his car a man plays his saxophone to the ocean, a whale answers back.
Letter to Tanja
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A thrilling combination of fantastic story-telling, spiraling with dream-like characters in a gripping letter that is spun around a shadowy love tale.
The Jonathan Gray Affair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by The Mantle. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Bullies are common across all cultures... and so are heroes, as this short story by Dango Mkandawire (Malawi) reveals.
Hello, Dear Son
Price: Free! Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This is the story of Paul, a young man who was raised by his mom. When he was only a child, his father died of cancer. Now that Paul is 18, he receives a book written by his dad. Through that book, Paul will learn more about his own father. This is a story about parenting and also a story about the struggle against cancer.
Literature Companion: Ordinary People
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The book has established itself in several academic circles. It is now in the course of study at several American Secondary school English classes.
Gods of the Neon Age: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
During the Atomic Age and into the New Frontier, a boy and his mother drive aimlessly state to state in a stolen pickup truck, where they manage an existence on temporary jobs, spare dollars, and spare coins in the search of a home that they can one day call their own. As money and choices dwindle, the mother must choose between two paths that can bring a new life, or bring ruin upon them both.
The Girl with the Guitar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jane is a professional guitarist who can’t wait to introduce her cool new boyfriend, Josh, to all her friends at the house party. By the end of the weekend, she might just feel differently.
The Monster on the Bus
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A story for older kids about social bullying
Broken Voices
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
No human can save another; we can only save ourselves. Poetically composed, Bestselling Author of The Enchanters series gives a glimpse into the post-apocalyptic war that is THE ENDERS, and the two people most unwilling to fight it. All proceeds donated to the American Cancer Society. Nowhere Train, book one of THE ENDERS, coming Spring 2015.
Zakis Save Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
I order for a cup of a tea and watching here and there, at that time my eyes gets attention towards a child who is looking with lots of intent to a car from where a pure white dog was looking outside from car’s second window, This e-book not content only words,there is a thought with hope to change our hearts.
Confessional
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(2.00 from 1 review)
The night I drove Roger home from a party was the night I had to relive all of my childhood mistakes.
Life is a Parallel Universe
Price: Free! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This tale takes place in the suburbs of Newcastle beginning in the 1980s, where we meet three girls who begin their first day at school together in the same time and place. Their lives, however, will be lived and experienced very differently.
Voice of the Mute Tales, Volume 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The three stories in this collection, told in first person from the viewpoint of Esteban, a young boy growing up in Communist Cuba, are semi-autobiographical. They draw from painful and happy experiences of my own childhood, before my family and I were able to immigrate to the United States, that land of Ham and Coke we dreamed about.
Sixteen
Price: Free! Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
What's it like to lose your father at 16 or fall for a man 16 years your senior? Lose your innocence to sin or gain strength through weakness? Sixteen brings together 16 vignettes of experiences in love and loss. Part fiction, part not, the anthology collects the truths of what it means to love and lose, want and wonder…how we are never the same once everything changes.
Bound by Blood (MT, #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: American English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Oli believes he is doomed to a life of responsibility and back-breaking labor, until he stumbles upon an opportunity that will improve his life and the lives of his family. Nattily/Rain has always been privileged, but that doesn't mean her life has been easy.
Kitty Itty And The Seawall Broke
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A novella, about 9,000 words. Jonny lives with his mom on the hardscrabble coast of North Carolina. The old coast is underwater -- Jonny's dad makes a living diving to salvage valuables from drowned towns, rarely home. It's a hard life. When Jonny rescues Kitty Itty he learns a bit about responsibility and caring, but the coming hurricane Xerxes may teach them both some harder lessons.
After School
Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes the Lessons Don’t End When the Dismissal Bell Rings! When Dayana Forbes finds her introverted classmate Caleb in the aftermath of a brutal attack by another student, her view of her school as a safe haven is left shattered in smears of blood.