Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

The Rising Tear 
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » Coming of age
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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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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.
Fighting Against Gravity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,900. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Michelkin Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
All he ever wanted was to feel normal. Meet Londres Leon, a child born on a stormy, chaotic night where tragedy follows tragedy. As Londres grows up, the chaos only gets worse. It's more than a coming of age story. It's more than an adventure. It's more than you can ever imagine. It's a story of struggle, heartache, and tragedy with a surprise ending you have to read to believe.
At Bobby Trivette's Grave
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,750. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2016 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,620. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Literature » 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.
To My Daughter, Book One
Price: Free! Words: 57,310. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Susie, of Shaina Richmond's "Safe With Me" series, writes a journal to her soon-to-be-born daughter. Susie was fifteen years old when her mother passed away. Five years later, she learned that her paternity was a lie. Motivated by the recent loss of a friend, Susie starts a journal with the hope that, in the unfortunate case of her own untimely passing, her precious daughter will know her truth.
Salute (A Patriotic Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » War
COREY LITTLE doesn’t have many friends his own age. Instead, his best friend, HAROLD PHELPS, is a white-haired old man and World War II veteran who sparks a new love of life through fishing.
Literature Help: A Child Called "It"
Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
His troubles would not have ended if a teacher at school had not informed the police about the predicament of the child. He was later sent to live in a foster home, away from his mother’s atrocities.
The Muse: Coming of Age in 1968
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 147,640. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016 by Bliss-Parsons Institute. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
True Love, True Art, True Inspiration. 1968 was a time of change and turmoil for the world, and for a young man awakening to his Life and to his Art. With a little help from his friends, mentors, and lovers, he just might make it. Follow DH as he finds the confidence and inspiration to take the next step. Discover the adventures, aspirations, and fantasies of a young man Coming of Age in 1968.

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