Fiction » Coming of age

A Nude I Knew in Paris
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
philip 5-eyes is a high school hockey ace who, despite wearing thick glasses, has a preternatural sense for which teammate will arrive where, and exactly when. however, his luck with girls has never been as sharp as this fifth eye... not until he flies with his parents to paris, where he learns about nudes in art books, on sidewalk billboards, and elsewhere.
Escape to Clown Town
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,150. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
General Sharaya touched Duchess’ dark brown hair as she lay weak and dying on the cold stone floor of their jail cell. The dark star Epsilon Eridani finally succeeded in taking her star stone. With the universe on the brink of a war that has the power to penetrate space and time, will Duchess become trapped by her hatred of the clowns or freed by her new found destiny?
Something Like Winter
Series: Something Like..., Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,460. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
When Tim meets recklessly brave Benjamin Bentley, a whole new world opens up to him—love, sex, warmth…home. Certain that society won’t understand what they have together, Tim struggles to protect their relationship. As his lies push Ben away, Tim learns that the greatest enemy can come from within. Something Like Winter is the companion novel to Something Like Summer.
Remembering (Book 4 of the Starlight Chronicles)
Series: The Starlight Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Coming of age
After Starry Knight's seeming betrayal, Hamilton finds himself unable to trust her again.
Permanent Jet Lag
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 86,380. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Lucas knows that if he wants to survive the summer, he’ll have to learn to be a friend again, but it doesn’t come easy, and it might already be too late.
The Lilies of Dawn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Coming of age
The Lilies of Dawn is a lushly written, lyrical fairy tale of love, duty, family, and one young woman’s coming of age.
Cloaks
Series: Cloaks, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,520. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Coming of age
"A treasure!" --Three-time Hugo-winner Mary Robinette Kowal // "Cloaks is a shining example of the genre!" --Nebula nominee Sylvia Spruck Wrigley
Evolution, Me & Other Freaks of Nature
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016 by Ryer Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A teen girl is caught in the crossfire when her conservative Christian church launches a campaign to eliminate Darwin's theory of evolution from her high school's biology curriculum.
Know Not Why: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Howie gets a job at a hokey arts ‘n crafts store to meet girls. Instead, he meets Arthur. Sure, Arthur is smart and charming and has distractingly magnificent eyelashes, but there’s no getting away from one troublesome fact: he’s a dude. And Howie, who’s spent the past twenty-two years being strictly unexceptional, isn’t about to shake up his whole (mediocre) existence now. ... Right?
Redemption
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sally Buchanan hates the color pink, and she has ever since she was bullied by Crystal three years ago. A day before Sally's 13th birthday, she finds out her mother has secretly planned an entirely pink party and, even worse, invited Crystal. Wishing for blue, her favorite color for three years, Sally and her best friend Jamie navigate the perilously pink road to the dreaded 13th birthday party.
Christmas
Series: Esme Novella Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: American English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Coming of age
Half angel. Half demon. 100% teenager. On Halloween, Esme's life changed. On Thanksgiving, she counted her blessings - and her curses. This Christmas, she confronts her greatest fears – and discovers her true gift.
A Death of Cold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,820. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
He is stranded high on a mountain in the snow and cold with no way down and little food or warmth, but Jacky’s greatest problem is his dad.
Searching (A Prequel to the Starlight Chronicles)
Series: The Starlight Chronicles, Book 0. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Coming of age
Long before she took up the title of Starry Knight, Raiya Cole was born to fight demons -- starting with her own.
Babysitting Socrates
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In a time of change and turmoil in late sixties America, a boy discovers love and choices. Love of a girl, love of his friends and his world.
My Life as a Myth
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 72,230. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Coming of age
Nick Horton wants to explore his growing attraction to Bobby Warren, but Jesse's PR campaign to give him a new image transforms him into an antiestablishment student hero. If it wasn't tough enough pretending to be straight, now he's got to act cool too. Can Nick and Bobby's love survive in a violent and hostile world where acid rock rules, status is everything, and being gay is the last taboo?
Half
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
Book 2 in the Psychotic Break Series, Half begins where “5150” left off. Ethan moves to a halfway house where he befriends an eclectic assortment of recovering mental patients. He falls hard for one, and together they plot a romantic escape from the mental health system.
Ruminations
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,450. Language: British English. Published: February 14, 2015 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Coming of age
Josh Sandison has waited his whole life to go to university. Gifted—and bullied for being different—he hopes it will be a change for the better. Instead he encounters the unexpected, when strange things start happening in his room. When Sean Tierney arrives at university, three days late and broke, the two strike up an unlikely friendship. But can they solve the spooky mystery of the third floor?
Top Ten Ways to Die
Price: $3.99 $2.99 USD. (25% off!) Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017 by Rainbow Crush. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Coming of age
When Jess’s dad dies unexpectedly, her world comes crashing down. The only good things left in life are her girlfriend Tara and Kurt Cobain’s tortured grunge sound. After a classmate attempts suicide, Jess's mom fears she’s obsessed with death and doesn’t want her hanging out with Tara or listening to Nirvana. What’s left for Jess in Hicksville if everything she loves is taken away?
Color Me Blue
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,660. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Coming of age
This is a summer of loss and revelations that will change Sunny’s life forever. Sunny is a colorful, artsy sixteen-year-old dealing with the loss of her parents. Stumbling upon her mother’s secret box, Sunny begins to question everything she knew about her parents. Can Sunny maintain her vibrant personality while navigating the ups and downs of being a teenager and discovering the real truth?
Vacationing Texans & Beat-Up Converse All*Stars
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A poor, smalltown kid debates love, life, and the team basketball shoes in "Vacationing Texans & Beat-Up CONVERSE ALL*STARS" literary short fiction by Pushcart and Best-of-the-Web nominee Hosho McCreesh.