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Fiction » Coming of age

Timshala
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2018 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
Siara has always known that every step of her life is predestined—with the exception of a few true choices, a few points in time where she can exercise free will. But when she is condemned to be buried alive in her mother's tomb, she figures choice is no longer an issue. She is wrong.
Kev, The Butterfly
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Not all boys become men. Flash Fiction: 992 words.
The Next Best Thing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,950. Language: American English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Coming of age
Four years ago, Emma Fraser’s first love took his own life. Now, twenty years old and in college, Emma and her best friend, Andy, are still mourning the loss of a friend and brother. Nothing is the same as it once was…and things are about to change even more. Because now Emma has a secret of her own, and it's a secret that could tear their lives apart all over again.
Un amour de jeunesse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: French. Published: March 7, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Classics
Un amour de jeunesse évoque diverses passions : l’amour des deux jeunes gens, Adolphe Bauche et Marie Clavert, l’orpheline recueillie par la mère du jeune homme ou la colère et l’indignation de madame Bauche, prête à tout pour empêcher son héritier de convoler avec une jeune fille pleine de qualités, certes, mais sans le sou...
Lodging -- A Love Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
While World War II engulfs every nation on the globe, Rebecca and her high school friend Sarah can only dream of escaping a dreary, wind-blown existence in western Kansas, until their boring, stodgy old hometown fills with handsome young men learning to fly Army Air Corps bombers known as Liberators, and their lives are suddenly filled with temptation and, perhaps, true love.
Make My Joy Complete
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015 by MMMporium. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Mona is a silent but strong mother, unlike her daughter Lisa who loudly insists on being called Joy. Mona is headstrong and has needed to be as a single mother, but now the young adult that is Lisa (or Joy) is seriously injured. In the hospital waiting room Mona continues to be the strong silent type and is determined to sort everything out for her beloved daughter, who has other ideas.
The Education of Ryan Gregori
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,680. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
In the wake of tragedy, a young man navigates friendship, heartbreak, betrayal, and grief. But as he burns more bridges than he builds, all of it begs the question: Will he emerge from his metamorphosis as a butterfly? Or a hideous moth?
Looking for Davy Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Christian » General
For Teens, Young Adults, and Baby Boomers alike...   Set amidst the backdrop of the turbulent 1960s, “Looking for Davy Jones,” is a coming-of-age tale about five teenage girls growing up during the time of the Vietnam War, flower children, sexual awakening, and rock ‘n roll, as well as the challenges they face in their relationships with each other, cute boys, and their families.
First Snow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
The chance discovery of an old school photo rekindles long-forgotten memories (short story, 1160 words).
Stuck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Odette Leblanc is promoted to night-shift supervisor at the local convenience store, but at the age of twenty-three, she already feels like her life has become a predictable routine. That is, until she meets a mysterious doryman and his cat on the beach, followed by an unexpected run-in with an American sailor. Each man will undeniably change the course of her life forever.
Drawing Breath
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Art teacher Daniel Benedetto has cystic fibrosis. When he takes on Caitlin as a private student, the teen painter watches in torment as other people, mostly women, treat Daniel like a freak because of his condition. To Caitlin, Daniel is not a disease, not someone to pity. He’s a friend. And her first real crush. Convinced one of those women is about to hurt him, Caitlin makes a very bad decision.
Little Miss Somebody
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,060. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Fourteen-year-old Nikki’s world is turned upside down when her mother makes an impulsive move to Missouri. Having left everything she knew behind, Nikki is left to fend for herself from her mother’s vicious cycle of abuse and abandonment while living at her grandmother’s house amidst her mother’s drug addicted siblings.
The Scent of Rumduol: A Cambodian Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Scent of Rumduol is a modern day tale of stolen childhoods; of children forced to survive the exigencies of a world epitomized by poverty, violence, and exploitation. It is the story of four orphans whose lives touch, and are touched,in ways nobody could ever have imagined. It is a story of hope, resolve, love, karma, and, ultimately, of triumph over adversity.
Migiro de halfbloed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: Dutch. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
Net als iedere jongen moet Migiro zware beproevingen ondergaan om een krijger te worden. Maar Migiro is een halfbloed zonder vrienden. Spannend verhaal over volwassen worden, discriminatie en moed. Winnaar themaverhaal Pure Fantasy Magazine 19.
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.
Becoming JiJi
Series: Shingle Creek Sagas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Coming of age
Blue collar woman breaks through class, gender, and personal barriers to pursue her true love and become a world class singer. A heart-warming story of empowerment and an antidote to America’s current wave of dystopian fear, confusion, and hopelessness.
Happiness Falls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense, Fiction » Coming of age
Happiness Falls in itself is a journey. By the end of the book, you will feel like you have gone through an emotional and cerebral rollercoaster.
Tripp (The Life Series Book 2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,080. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Coming of age
Tripp Jones fell in love with his best friend before he knew what love was. Because scarier than loving was Rachel, was not knowing if she loved him back, Tripp ignored his feelings...until that one night their sophomore year when he kissed her, held her, touched her. Until that one night when he couldn't help but love her, and it changed both of their worlds forever.
Be Careful What You Joust For
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,150. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Ivy Smoak. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Terric Hornbolt wants to ride wooly dragons. He wants to joust for the hearts of beautiful maidens, and he wants to march across the desert to battle the scorpion-riders of Rashid. He'd rather die than be locked in the temple copying dusty old books and praying to a dusty old god. Terric is determined to become a knight, no matter the cost.
The Emperor's Trap (Tales of Tzoladia Book 2)
Series: Tales of Tzoladia. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
My dreams have great meaning. A dream brought me to Baskrod when I was a small boy. A dream showed me the emperor’s mad ravings in his throne room. And a recurring dream reveals that I will someday ride a lion into the city of Tzoladia at the head of a grand procession.