Books tagged: rites of passage

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The Graveyard
Series: Diamonds, #7. Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
For years Colin Abbott has put his life on hold, living only for his elderly mother. With her gone he is alone, adrift in a world he doesn’t fully understand. On one sunny summer day he sets off from his mother’s grave, and attempts to take control, to learn to enjoy his life and maybe even learn to love again.
The Hidden Order - Can You See It?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,650. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Hidden Order is a ‘personal development novel’ that questions the idea that life is chaotic and unjust. Sequel to The Mastery Club, this thought-provoking book challenges characters and readers to ‘find the Order' in big issues like war and peace, health and illness. Themes include goal setting, a puberty rite of passage, and indigenous wisdom.
Between Trains
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 196,590. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It might be tomorrow. The progressive degenerative disorder of today’s world has advanced, and one young man embarks on a journey to discover who stole his future, or at least to understand the causes of its demise. On his way he encounters vagabonds and outlaws and one enigmatic woman who might be the key to the understanding he seeks—or perhaps the vehicle of its destruction.
The Ghosts Are Out Tonight
Series: Diamonds, #10. Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
From an empty hotel room in London, Scott Drake takes a freewheeling trip across the East of England and back again. On trains, in cars, and on foot, the journey lets him say goodbye to the people he has loved and lost; finally allowing him to let go of the pain of the past and find peace in the present.
In Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 19,940. Language: British English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
When Oliver Bell meets a beautiful young woman one night in his dreams, he literally can’t get her out of his mind. Unfortunately, he also can’t tell if she’s anything more than just a wonderful figment of his imagination. It’s only when she starts leaving him clues for how to find her in the real world that Oliver’s sense of fantasy and reality begin to blur into something strange and new.
Price: Free! Words: 29,550. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
James Eddy's spellbinding collection of short stories, circles the lives of Scott Drake, a British singer-songwriter, and Rebecca, the passionate, intelligent young woman he had once loved and may yet love again. The revelation of both their shared and individual pasts is only the beginning of a story that features the contributions of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs.
The Majat Testing
Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
As a Keeper in training, Egey Bashi makes it his priority to discover hidden talents and help people fully realize their abilities. But when he rescues a boy with a Majat-level talent for weapons, Egey Bashi is thrown into events where his own resolve to be a Keeper will be sorely tested. A 7,000-word story set in the world of the Majat Code, a distant prequel to "Blades of the Old Empire".
Seeing Paradise, Volume 8: Life Cycles
Series: Seeing Paradise. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In this eighth volume of the Seeing Paradise series of ebooks, White Feather provides for our consideration several radical perspectives on the subject of life cycles.
The Trouble Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,080. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Jake Forest thought he'd experienced all of those rites of passage moments now that he had nearly used up all of his numbers. During his years he'd seen others struggling to exist in a society of greed. He searched his entire life and discovers happiness he'd been looking for with Priscilla and little Bella. Was the accident with Bella in the Raccoon River the last of those damnable rites?
Gang Of Losers
Price: Free! Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Gang of Losers is a heartfelt and offbeat novel about 16 year-old Theo Hanlon's efforts to make it as a musician and form a band. Set in the summer of 1983, the novel captures the excitement of growing up and experiencing the intoxicating lure of music, sex, alcohol and independence for the first time.