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The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,520. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Twenty-three-year-old Russel Middlebrook searches for the secret to gay life and love in trendy Seattle. A "new adult" novel by the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.
Something Like Summer
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Series: Something Like..., Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,120. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.33 from 12 reviews)
Love, like everything in the universe, cannot be destroyed. But over time it can change. The hot Texas nights were lonely for Ben before his heart began beating to the rhythm of two words; Tim Wyman. By all appearances, Tim had the perfect body and ideal life, but when a not-so-accidental collision brings them together, Ben discovers that the truth is rarely so simple.
Hoodie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,870. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(3.83 from 6 reviews)
Ben (aka Hoodie) is a contemporary anti-hero, struggling to retain his integrity in a world of shifting values. His escapades provide a blend of up-to-date realism, dream-like escapism and gritty hard-hitting action, all while navigating a magical mystery tour of his mind.
Me, Johnny, and The Babe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of two 12-year-old best friends growing up on the mean streets of Philadelphia. It chronicles their friendship and tells the remarkable, untold true story of how Babe Ruth came to their local parish to play in one incredible baseball game. That September day in 1923 would forever change the lives of these two friends.
Babysitting Socrates
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In a time of change and turmoil in late sixties America, a boy discovers love and choices. Love of a girl, love of his friends and his world.
Even As We Sleep
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The journey through a life crisis is unique to each of us. For one man, recollections of boyhood help him rediscover life's essential values.
A River in a Bottle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,340. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A charming little story about a summer spent growing up in southern Louisiana.
Ennui, oui
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ennui, oui is the story of a decade in Lindsay Carter's life. Starting when she graduates from high school in Paris and opts out of going to college, Lindsay moves around countries and jobs , meeting Mr. Rights and Mr. Right Nows trying to find a country she feels at home at and please her eccentric family.
Phoenix Rising
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Series: ROAR. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,140. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Riletta knew hardship. Dropped off at a university and shunned as an abomination, she’s determined to carve out a new path—even if she has to do so alone. Macen would do anything to make Riles his—fight his pack, wage war with the university, and fight a hellhound determined to crush her. The biggest battle will be the one for her heart, especially when her true identity is revealed.
Ephemeral Summer
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,220. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
While living with her Aunt Audrey on Canandaigua Lake, Emalee Rawlings falls in love with a young philosopher only to find out he is having a secret affair with his cousin. This is a coming of age love story about a young woman trying to find her way through life after the murder/suicide of her parents.
Stories for Amanda
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,740. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Amanda Todd Foundation. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Amanda Todd wanted to share her story with other kids and let them know they should never be punished for who they are. AmandaToddLegacy.org reaches out to kids in need, and provides resources for finding help. 100% of the proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated toward that vision. 16 bestselling authors offer a new story or scene from their most popular series for this worthy cause.
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.
All For This
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Series: Here and Now, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In book 3 of the Here and Now series, a spin-off of the New York Times and USA Today bestselling New Hope series, Hanna Thompson must decide if she can commit to one man while still trying to let go of another.
Abandon
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Series: Shattered Hearts Series, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
This gritty spinoff of the New York Times bestselling Shattered Hearts Series follows mysterious and sexy Tristan as he attempts to abandon his demons in the name of love. When his world begins to crumble around him, the pain Tristan is hiding finds its way to the surface. Will Tristan finally learn to trust again? Or will he abandon his chance at real love?
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?
Daron's Guitar Chronicles: Volume Four
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Series: Daron's Guitar Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,800. Language: American English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Continuing the tale of Daron and his band Moondog Three as he struggles with his sexuality and fame. The year is 1989, the band is taking off, and Daron has sworn off sleeping with Ziggy. But they're about to undertake a major, two-month summer tour, living in the same tour bus day after day. No, that won't be awkward and stress-inducing at all, will it? But sometimes love blossoms under duress...
Shortcut
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Lacey decides to warn Catrine that she's in danger from Will Brennerman, even though she's risking her own uncertain social status in eighth grade. She'll do it even though she doesn't even like Catrine, or the pack of serious losers Catrine has gathered around her ...
The Middle-Aged Man and the Sea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 13 stories, Christopher Meeks balances tragedy and wit. As novelist David Scott Milton explains, "In this collection, Christopher Meeks examines the small heartbreaks of quiet despair that are so much a part of all our lives. He does it in language that is resonant, poetic, and precise.... If you like Raymond Carver, you'll love Meeks. He may be as good--or better."
Looking Within: A Man's Journey to Find Himself
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Series: Jake's Wanderings, Vol. 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 63,940. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A young man from Nebraska who's coming of age, Jake, fails out of college and moves back into his mom's house. They have a fight one night, and Jake runs away from home by hitchhiking. He gets picked up by an older man, Joey, and this is the tale of their road trip & how their journey helps Jake to mature and to take hold of his life -- to find himself, so to speak.
Unbreak Me
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Series: New Hope, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,180. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Twenty-one year old college dropout Maggie Thompson returns home to be a bridesmaid in her ex-fiancé’s wedding to her sister. Maggie hopes to salvage her long-tarnished reputation and strained relationship with her family, but finds herself caught in a web of secrets and deception between the man who once promised to fix her and the sexy ex-rocker who gives her permission to break.