Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Conjectrix
By Candace J. Thomas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,020. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In this exciting continuation of the VIVATERA series, Naomi Everstar, rescued by living magic, must restore balance to a world stained by unnatural death. However, rejoining the six stones will destroy Naomi’s sisters, daughters of King Prolius cursed by their father’s “gift”.
The Rabbit Died
By Nicholas Lohr
Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Two young people spend a trying morning together on Easter Sunday.
Bo & Ember
By Andrea Randall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,340. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Charles Sheehan-Miles. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
For Bo and Ember Cavanaugh, however, the “I do’s” are just the beginning.
The Ruins of Waadi Sharif: A Novella
By C. M. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,030. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When the Taliban invaded Swat District in the year 2008, the government of Pakistan yielded control without a fight, leaving the residents of Swat to fend for themselves. Blending elements of the Bildungsroman, the war story, and the revenge tale, The Ruin of Waadi Sharif is the story of how three young adults respond to this occupation of their hometown.
Hubris
By Nicholas Becher
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A man hallucinates while climbing a forbidden trail in Hawaii known as Stairway to Heaven.
La Chiripa
By Kaimana Wolff
Series: The Falling Sky Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 152,930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“A woman’s murder is the essence of the mundane.”
What They Left Behind
By Danielle Greenhouse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ben and Gennie Perrin, orphaned twins, are abused and abandoned by their brother. Luckily, they are adopted by a young couple and raised in San Francisco. Years later, while trying to bring their parents to California, they uncover something so unexpected it turns their world upside down. Will they reconcile with their past or will it leave them shattered like their city after the earthquake?
Home Was Not So
By Raja Sharma
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 75. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Manav did not know who Mahesh was so he looked questioningly at Sohail. Sensing his curiosity, Sohail said, “He is my mother’s husband. He is a good man.” Sohail began to look at the cars along the road. He was expecting Mahesh, his mother’s husband.
Lost in Me
By Lexi Ryan
Series: Here and Now, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When an injury leaves Hanna Thompson without her last year of memories, her life seems perfect—right down to an engagement ring from Max Hallowell, her life-long crush. Does she have the life she always wanted or is it a façade propped up by secrets she doesn’t know she has? She needs answers, but the only person who has them is Nate Crane, the sexy rocker who wants her for himself.
Teenager's Tale
By Tyler Majaga
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 44,100. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Teenager's Tale is a series that tells the story of a group of teenagers who grow up amid the challenges of the stage in the city of Francistown in Botswana. We see the story through the eyes of Brandon Chdizala, who is the main character and his friends. "Episode One: Humble Beginnings" is the first part of the series.
Depression Cookies
By Tia Bach
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 177,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Depression Cookies is a coming of age story woven around the heart of family triumph. It is told from two distinct vantage points, middle-aged mother, Abby, and her teenage daughter, Krista. Each faces unique challenges within the framework of a combined family life. What neither expects to find is the true essence of magic in the strength, friendship, power and energy of the female spirit.
Normal Too?
By Stephen J. Mulrooney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,050. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Busterfly. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Sometimes it takes a village to raise a child. Sometimes, as in our case, that village looks more like The Village People. And sometimes, it is not the village that raises the child, but the child that raises the village … often to heights they never imagined.” In this sequel to Normal?, Stephen J. Mulrooney reminds us again that the important thing is not who we love, but that we love.
The Convention
By Robert Collins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
David Chalmers is attending Mo-Kan 2, a science fiction convention in Kansas City. He’s there because a national Doctor Who group has big plans for the future. During the con he meets fellow fan Lila Woodson and the members of another fan group, the Space Rats. Will this convention alter David’s future? Will Lila win the costume contest? Should we be afraid of Doctor Who: The Wrath of Kroll?
Asleep Without Dreaming
By Barbara Forte Abate
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,660. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When love, mystery, and fate collide, unleashing an unforgettable tragedy...On the run and uncertain trouble brewing, Willa finds herself stranded in a long decaying town with a mother prone to keeping secrets and telling lies, a murderous arsonist, and no ready way out. And then Willa meets Jesse Truman, an intriguing boy she longs to save, if only she understood what it is he needs saving from.
What Never Happened: An Observation
By Nick Stokes
Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
An observant boy goes to the park, returns home, and has a conversation with his mother in a fabricated, unlikely, never-happened, plausible, impossible, invented, realistic coming-of-age story. What Never Happened: An Observation, a short story, was first published in Waccamaw, Issue 7.
Camelia
By DiannaDann
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,290. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Wayward Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
"Camelia has stolen my heart...one of the best books I've ever read." ---The Literary Connoisseur Camelia...isn't here. April MacMillan is drunk, standing on the roof of Three River Terrace seven stories up, ready to jump to her death, when she remembers Camelia. Will the truth about Camelia save her? Or will it lead her back t
Calves In The Mud Room
By Jerome O Brown
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Wade Summers wants nothing more than to go on his date tonight with high school hottie Glory Schoonover. A February blizzard's blown in and a couple of cows are calving early. Way too early. And Wade's never delivered a calf on his own. Kirkus Reviews called this coming-of-age story "An exciting, elegant debut." It's rough around the edges, full of brute hardship, raw strength, and pure heart.
An Education
By T. W. Fielding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
At the training camp in the country Larry helps with the champ and his sparing partner, Big George..
Servants and Followers (The Legends of Arria, Volume 2)
By Courtney Bowen
Series: Legends of Arria, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 136,580. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Basha has set out on his quest, accompanied by his adoptive brother Oaka and mentor Sir Nickleby, to retrieve the legendary Tau's Cup for his beloved Jawen. Yet tragedy soon strikes and they begin to doubt the true meaning of their quest. With Servants and Followers of the evil Doomba in pursuit, can they trust anyone to help them survive when they discover who they really are?
Wicked Temper
By Randy Thornhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,960. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hitch a wild-ass ride with two runaway teens—-the runty but tough preacher's girl Tizzy Polk and her punk boyfriend Matthew. They might think they are Bonnie and Clyde, but they might also race headlong into an evil far greater than their own. They may come to see things darkly different and seldom seen on that bewitched mountain known below as Riddle Top. A rockabilly heart of darkness.