Fiction » Coming of age

The Stink
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,270. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Coming of age
North London, 1976. The longest, hottest summer on record. There are strikes, the water is running out and the kids don't understand their parents. Which bunch of idiots would think it is a good idea to start a band? Five sixteen-year-olds take over an abandoned building to rehearse and end up wrapped in a coming-of-age tale, of love, mayhem and murder!
Crashing Tides
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,400. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Coming of age
You can predict the tides but not the changes they make. Gunnison Del Valle was the current in the tide that was about to change my life. Crash one we met. Crash two we fell in love. Crash three changed our perfectly planned lives forever.
'A Story Untold'
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
‘A Story Untold’ is the tale of four young children who share in an incredible adventure. Taken against their will on a ride through the stars, the children all process the experience rather differently, and as the full weight of their situation dawns on them, it is up to each to find the meaning and sense behind it in their own individual way.
The Memorial
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Coming of age
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
When Mary stumbles upon the memorial set up for the boy she accidentally murdered, she's confronted by her victim's twin brother Connor. The Memorial is a touching short story filled with heart, emotion, and a little humor. (This is a short story)
Eli's Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,180. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
In the 1950s, a brilliant young pianist with a defective heart meets the love of his life and strives for success in the daunting world of classical music. ELI'S HEART is more than a compelling love story – it is filled with music, courage and hope.
The Rising Tear 
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
RJ McCaw is a TV producer; he is married and has a lovely daughter. RJ's life is about to be turned upside-down by a series of events that will change his life beyond recognition. Luckily for him, he is about to strike up a friendship with oddball, Harry. Friendship. If that's what it really is. If that's who Harry really is.
The Goths of Grigg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
The Goths of Grigg talk. They talk a lot. They talk about everything and nothing simultaneously. Mostly, though, they talk about themselves. There is little else to do in Grigg.
The Youth Club
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Neil Trelford, Business Improvement Coordinator and sometime rock club promoter, has written a ‘soundtrack' to one summer of his life: always entertaining, often fascinating and sometimes grimly so.
Running the Shale
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Annie realizes that sometimes words can be far more dangerous than falling into an ice-cold, racing river.
Life With Charley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,980. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Coming of age
Charley is funny, ridiculous, ornery, and charismatic. He also has Down Syndrome, and Sherry Palmer thanks her stars each and every night for the blessing that is Charley.
AutoFlick: a study of whales and cigarettes that became a novel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,470. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
AutoFlick is a first-person narrative about the coming-of-age of a 16-year-old boy in 1968. The first part of the story unfolds as the narrator and his father track people who throw cigarettes from their cars. In the second part, 34 years later, the narrator resumes the project with his own son.
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Seven
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Coming of age
Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes of Sparta and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. In Chapter Seven, Gorgo reluctantly takes the foreign man, Perseus for a tour of Sparta that turns out to be more adventurous and revealing than she expected. Chapters One through Six are available for free.
At Bobby Trivette's Grave
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,750. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2016 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
When you slam the door shut on your boyfriend’s pleas you don’t expect to never see him again. A simple silly argument, you expect to get past it. You expect to love, to fight, to make up and love some more. You’re young and there’s plenty of joy to come.
Snow Drop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age
A cracking short story about discovering yourself and falling in love with Old Blue Eyes.
The Paddy Stories: Book One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,150. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Blind Paddy Flynn, orphaned at 8, travels from Philadelphia to California in 1947 to live with his aunt and uncle. He’s soon reunited with Lucy, his special friend from Philadelphia. With his loving nature, courage, and can-do spirit, Paddy brings joy and inspiration to many others and even stands up to bullies. But how will he adjust to life at a school for the blind? To be continued in Book Two.
Leviathan's War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,250. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
After surviving a car crash, Rock Island, Illinois teenager Levi Strauss undergoes an unprecedented and unexplainable change: His body cannot be damaged, and he has nearly limitless supernatural strength and endurance. Resolving to become the world's first superhero, he puts on a ski mask and heads to Chicago to fight crime on the streets while conversing with his family back home.
The Grindstone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,170. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
Growing up can be hard. Add emotional and learning disabilities in an unsympathetic, small Arizona town in the 1950s, and it’s a real grind. Tommy Lerner’s family is very supportive, but they have their own challenges of poverty and a mixed marriage. Then there is Frank Lerner’s deep, dark secret …. Success against the odds requires courage, determination and faith. And love – lots of love.
Miffed and Peeved in the U.K.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,300. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by Weasel Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
This is a parody of Hunter S. Thompson's Fear and Loathing. In 1987, Shaggy ventures off to discover what lies at the heart of the British disease during Thatcher’s right wing reign.
Entanglement
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by velvetmorningpress. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age
1990s Hollywood, two unlikely friends, one dangerous relationship...Socially awkward 21-year-old Greta moves in with her best friend Daphne, a troubled young woman with an abusive past. The glamorous Daphne teaches Greta how to wear stilettos, tame her wild hair, and navigate L.A. nightlife. Daphne is determined to make it big, and she drags an unwilling Greta into the limelight with her.
Horses for Sale, a Miranda and Starlight Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,620. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Will sixteen-year-old Miranda Stevens make it as a horse rancher while struggling with the demands of high school, the tragedies of life, and affairs of the heart? She's giving it her best shot, but she's not above making bad decisions and reaping the consequences.

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