Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Dear Rockstar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,040. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013 by Fido Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Turn up your collar, feather your hair, and splash on some Polo, because we’re going back to the ‘80’s when MTV played music videos, there was no such thing as American Idol, and becoming a star meant doing nothing short of crazy for that one, big break.
Know Not Why: A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Howie gets a job at a hokey arts ‘n crafts store to meet girls. Instead, he meets Arthur. Sure, Arthur is smart and charming and has distractingly magnificent eyelashes, but there’s no getting away from one troublesome fact: he’s a dude. And Howie, who’s spent the past twenty-two years being strictly unexceptional, isn’t about to shake up his whole (mediocre) existence now. ... Right?
The Right Kind of Wrong
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,590. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Contemporary New Adult novel about a girl so hell-bent on finding out the truth to a family mystery--she doesn't stop to realize what discovering the truth will cost her.
Wolverine's Daughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,060. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Wolverine’s Daughter is hard-tempered by her struggle to survive in the hostile Keturan mountains; she knows nothing of the Outlands, or of her father...or of the curse behind her puzzling clumsiness. But she’s about to find out what it means to visit those Outlands...and they’re about to find out what it means to have her.
Blind Sight (The Celadon Circle)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
We all have our demons. No one knows this better than Jordan Bailey. At an age when most girls are dating, going to parties, and planning for college, Jordan spends her time studying ancient lore, cleaning weapons, and keeping humanity safe from evil. It's hard to plan a future when you aren't promised tomorrow...
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.
Cheeseburger
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Series: Short Reads · CW Harvey · Free July. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Cheeseburger is the 1987 PEN/Discovery Prize First Place winner in Fiction. It was selected by Joyce Carol Oates and appeared the following year in the Ontario Review edited by Raymond Smith. It is the poignant story of a young girl's unrequited love and longing for gang member.
Uncover
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,310. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Marissa wants to put this all behind her. Her best friend has been killed in a car accident, and her death has left more questions than answers. When a friend mentions a lost object that could bring some closure, Marissa reluctantly agrees to help search for it, but finds herself trapped in the dark, making all the wrong moves. Can she find her way out of the darkness?
Dragon
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Silver has it all, but wants more. Specifically, a grade of A in Advanced English, which she can't seem to get no matter how hard she tries. When she teams up with Dave - the outcast with the hand-drawn dragon on the back of his jacket - they devise a plan to steal the exam from their teacher's home. The only question that remains is how far Silver is willing to go to get what she wants.
Turnabout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Icy Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Is turnabout fair play? Growing up, Steve was Stella's best friend, until Trish came along.
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.
The Yam Po Club
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Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa
Boarding school – a painful rite of passage which remains forever etched in memories long after the days of confinement are over. At least that’s the impression Onyebuchi has been given by her older brother. The Yam Po Club is a coming of age story about a group of girls who defy the odds to form a lasting friendship and survive the many trials of boarding school life.
Second Chance
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: American English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Stephanie Davis had her future planned out: education with scholarship, a nursing career, and then marriage, but her future suddenly takes a downward spiral when she discovers she is pregnant with her high school sweetheart. She is yet to experience her first period.
L'isola del tempo
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: Italian. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Una piccola isola del Mediterraneo, una Vespa, i Cavalieri di San Giovanni: a Malta lo scorrere del tempo segue bizzarre direzioni e fa vivere amori e amicizie inaspettate, frutto di incontri misteriosi e inattesi. La grande Storia si intreccia con le storie personali di chi vive il presente lasciandosi magicamente intrappolare dalla bellezza dei luoghi e dai loro significati.
Trevanian's Leap
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Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Frank has been at Penwinnard Boys' Home for four months. But now he is facing new challenges - a new school, a new place to live, and he would lose the friends he'd made at Penwinnard. He'd never really had friends before...
The Wrong Side of the Tracks - Book 2
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Series: The Wrong Side of the Tracks, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
14 year old Stephen soon finds himself in love with Kristine, one of the prettiest girls in his class. Kristine appears to like him, too, but Stephen learns she "belongs" to a big, mean football player who's three years older. Despite warnings from his best friend, Stephen moves ahead anyway. Will Stephen allow himself to be shoved into the background, or will he win the girl he truly loves?
Robert's Ride
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Born in a small town in rural Georgia, Robert is placed in a foster home after being orphaned at five. After too long, he is finally one of the lucky ones. He struggles to make sure his new adoptive mother likes him and wants to keep him, in spite of the fact that she really has no idea what to do with a child. Robert desperately tries to figure out to read her and please her. Can it work out?
Fall To You
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Series: Here and Now, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In book 2 of the Here and Now series, a spin-off of Lexi Ryan's New York Times and USA Today bestselling New Hope series, Hanna Thompson finds herself torn between the man who stole her heart and wants to let her go and the man who broke her heart and wants to be her future.
EyeLeash: A Blog Novel (teenage memoir, coming of age, internet romance, sexting)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,700. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Jade Ashton is a sassy virgin. In her blog, she vents about "fitting in" a superficial world. Suddenly all logic flies out the window when she meets Novan: the former geek, who's morphed into a delicious songwriter-musician. EyeLeash captures self-discovery in the 2000s, and showcases the intricate drama in two youths' relentless search for themselves--and what's really in their hearts.
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.