Books tagged: coming of age novel

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Cardboard: A woman left for dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,160. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cardboard: A woman left for dead is a fictionalized account of one woman's life-threatening eating disorder and her eventual hard-won recovery. Fiona Place has created Lucy, a narrator who is capable of taking the reader deep inside the puzzling experience known as anorexia nervosa. Acutely observed, a compelling and moving portrait it asks the big questions: Who am I? What do I want?
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
Melody and the Pier to Forever: Book One
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Series: Melody and the Pier to Forever. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 314,130. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The Pier goes on ... forever. Epic battles at sea, an undead soul-eating villain, the unbreakable bonds of friendship and love, and the courageous heroes who are called upon to rescue a doomed world ... This is just a taste of what awaits you in the pages of the epic fantasy saga Melody and the Pier to Forever. [For young adults and up.]
House of Rejects
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,500. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011 by Kidneymountain Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
House of Rejects is a funny coming of age novel about an eccentric family trying to save its house from foreclosure.
High School Hit List
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,870. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Jimmy can talk to animals. No big deal, probably part of his Mohawk heritage. But one day, Coyote tells him, "You have to go to school. There's going to be trouble." Turns out a bully's slashing his way through a hit list, starting with one of the vice principals and closing in on Jimmy himself at number four. Now Jimmy's got to protect them all--with some help from the birds and the beasts.
Shirts and Skins
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A remarkable debut novel from Jeffrey Luscombe—a compelling series of linked stories of a young man’s coming-out, coming-of-age, and coming-to-terms with his family and fate.
Gold in the Days of Summer: A Novella
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The summer of 1979 isn't what 12 year old Annie expected. Struggling to navigate the crossroads of young adulthood as her 13th birthday edges closer, Annie turns to an unlikely confidant: a reclusive young veteran at war with his own past. Soon Annie begins to understand that growing up has little to do with age and everything to do with letting go and moving on.