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Of Empires Vapid and Grand by Dean Marden
Price: Free! Words: 174,500. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
Chosen to partake in an unknown government initiative, Cawdor High's graduating students are quick to find their old rivalries playing out on a scale grander than any one of them could have imagined. Given control of fourteen ancient civilisations within an immense virtual world, the group must engage their foes and protect their allies through leveraging all the powers of human history.
The Fourth Man by Philip Matthews
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Coming of age
The novel is about the sentimental education of an Irish writer, Richard Butler. Given the limited possibilities of the biographical novel, Butler's early life is conveyed by means of sixteen episodes to indicate the intense aura of significance that can accompany certain moments in a life, so that some sense can be made of his life by tracing the connections between these events.
All That Remains: a Newtonberg story by David Emprimo
Series: The Newtonberg stories, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,690. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Christian » General
A story of family, friendship, and first love in post-World War II Newtonberg.
Sundog Gets Schooled by Thom Whalen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Coming of age
Sundog is a fourteen-year-old boy who was raised on a houseboat by unconventional parents. They have never let him go to school or learn to read. When the family comes to San Diego for the winter, he decides that no one, not his parents, the school authorities, or the neighbourhood bullies are going to stop him from getting an education.
Refuge by Violet Haze
Series: Evie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Stoked Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Coming of age
Zee must remember who she is, and learn to deal with what life has handed her, as well as the consequences of the choices she's made.
News Flash by Liz Botts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Coming of age
My name is Allison Jones, I’m a high school senior, and I have an awesome internship at a local news station. I’m a half credit short from graduating, and my guidance counselor is making me take a special events planning class that’s really just a glorified prom committee. I think I’m screwing up my relationship with my best friend Jake, and this could be the story of a lifetime.
The Delay of the Parousia by Sheldon McNaughton
You set the price! Words: 84,090. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Aryl Vennuhel must live and find a meaningful coexistence with people he does and does not like. Set in the sixties the adoptive boy from India runs the gauntlet of experiences that only a North American parochial village offers.
Christopher's Crummy Christmas by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Eleven-year-old Christopher always spends Christmas alone. This year, he’s going to change that. This year, he’s going to make his parents stay home. Everyone tells him he’ll ruin Christmas, but he doesn’t care. He wants a good Christmas, and he’ll do anything to get it. Includes the complete bonus story, "Boz."
Omega by Lizzy Ford
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,440. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
In a modern world ruled by territorial Greek gods, humanity has been oppressed nearly destroyed by the constant infighting of gods. But a human girl with the power of a god is coming of age. Alessandra is the Oracle of Delphi and bears the mark of the double omega. Soon after she turns eighteen, Alessandra is told her destiny: to step between the warring gods and the human race and save her world.
Eternally Tuesday by A. Keyes
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
"Jake" Clemmings keeps his Tuesdays the same way.Skips school,goes fishing,plays video games like any other eleven year old. But Jake has a burden to bear and many lessons to learn.A story of grief friendship and bonding over jello Eternally tuesday reminds us what routine and honor truely can be
The Man Who Loved Too Much - Book 1: Archipelago by John Rachel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,520. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy
This is the story of Billy Green. With all of the swell advantages of growing up in beautiful Detroit, Michigan … what could possibly go wrong?
My Indian Queen by J.M. Moris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
One guy. One girl. One magical summer. Both of them on the verge of adulthood, both of them hopelessly lost. He loves her, his fiery Indian queen, but does she feel the same? And what will happen when summer wanes into fall?
Swift River by R.C. Binstock
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Swift River is the story of Polly McPhee, who comes of age as her central Massachusetts town is gradually emptied and cleared, along with three others, to create the Quabbin Reservoir -- a permanent source of clean water for the people of Boston. Ultimately, Polly survives and rises above both personal misfortune and the loss of her home to discover a clear and hopeful vision of her future.
Off the Reservation by Dana Michelle Burnett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
I don’t care what any of them say, John Lennon is the greatest man that ever lived. I played my Beatles records all day and tried not to pay attention as more and more of the young men in town were drafted and sent off to the jungles. It was crazy times and you could just feel the surge of change in the air and I wanted desperately to be a part of it.
The Statue and the Stones by Gerard O'Keeffe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Coming of age
A young man seeking to build a life on Gran Canaria discovers that his own family history is tied up with his new home. From Northern Ireland during the Troubles to the tourist towns of the Canary Islands today, Gregory Sheridan follows a trail of love and betrayal, and family secrets kept through the generations...
M'am and the Salty Medicine by Meredith Rolley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,400. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
A fringe-living misfit takes on power-abusing bullies calling on the laws of the universe instead of the usual methods.
Anybody's Dog by Jerome Francis Lusa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Sometimes we don't fully understand a friendship until long after it is over. This short story posthumously explores such a relationship between a boy and a unique dog, but it could be about any friendship with an unusual or peculiar being.
To My Daughter, Book One by Shaina Richmond
Price: Free! Words: 57,310. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » 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.
Just One More Thing by Terry Hayman
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Charles Peter Cross Gerald Wentworth Farthing Smith would have been named just “Charley Smith” if his parents had any sort of self-control. And it just got worse from there. But they’ll pay for their over-parenting of him. Oh, yes, come high school graduation, they’ll pay.