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PUNAHOU BLUES, a Hawaiian Novel by Kirby Wright
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Growing up in Honolulu isn't all it's cracked up to be for Jeffrey Gill. After he gets into prestigious Punahou School, his rite of passage includes losing the babe of his dreams to a creep, surviving Killahaole Day, and getting pushed around by the school bully.
To Be Ordinary by Jon Paul Olivier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,830. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age
Archie attended college as far away from his father as he could go. He wanted to be ordinary like his friends. His father was pushing him to be who he was born to be. When he meets Erica, two worlds collide as Archie struggles to reconcile who he wants to be with who he should be. When the time comes, can he make the right choice? What will Erica choose?
By Any Other Name by Jeannie Meekins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200,300. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
For as long as he can remember, Declan has loved his father, Michael. He has also been aware of the strange... something... between his father and the powerful Mr Cantala. A story of love, hate, life and death in the turbulent relationship between a boy and his father ‘An enchanting story of growing up and facing truths. Powerfully written and highly recommended.’ - The Wishing Shelf Awards 2013
Should We Know? by C. Carraway-Caulfield
Price: Free! Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Rebi is starting at a new boarding school, two months after the academic year has begun, for reasons unknown. His arrival coincides with the surfacing of a mysterious website which promises to reveal pupils secrets. Rebi's joins his newfound group of friends as they try and hunt down the owner of the website before their secrets surface.
The Secret Lives of Sarah Hausman by Janet Dense
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 48,650. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
The Many Lives of Sarah Hausman is a tale of high hope and dreams gone sour, of love found and love lost. After her death, Sarah Hausman is offered a final opportunity to build and strengthen her character before the final chapter in the Book of Life comes to a close. She returns to earth with a mission. Judith Ann must rescue the soul of her former husband, Marcus Agrippa.
Too Old To Play by David Todd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Thirteen year old Danny Tompkins must deal with his mother's death, but on the day of the funeral people keep coming to his house, and seem to be partying. As he retreated to his bedroom, he couldn't understand why those adults behaved as they did, or why his younger cousins just kept playing. So he "hid" and fumed. Years later, the adult Daniel relives those memories, and writes about them.
Motivational Stories: Part Eleven by Raja Sharma
Series: Motivational Stories, Book 11. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Coming of age
In this fast paced world, people hardly get time to pause and think about the forces which motivate or retard them. They are immersed in their works so deeply, earning and arranging that there is hardly any time for them to read the stories which children used to read in the past.
The Celebration of Johnny's Yellow Rubber Ducky by Jeremy Bursey
Price: Free! Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
As much as Johnny tries to run from it, fate always manages to catch up to him, and this time, one day after his graduation from Oxford, fate throws a yellow rubber ducky into his life in a strange attempt to help him refocus his decisions and reroute his future. Will Johnny attempt to trust fate and accept its guiding hand, or will he drudge up the past and try running from it again?
Ordinary Boy by Stacey Longo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Coming of age
My name is Curtis Price. Until my extraordinary death, I live an ordinary life in the poor side of town in Osprey Falls, Maine, with my mother and older sister. I am the boy that nobody sees, ignored in the shadows of the hallway. I am the kid that is picked last in gym. I am the student that is never called on in class to answer the question, and, after a while, I stop bothering to raise my hand.
Οι εθελοντές by Niovi Lyri
Price: Free! Words: 31,530. Language: Greek. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Τα μέλη της μη κυβερνητικής οργάνωσης "Πολίτες του Πλανήτη" ετοιμάζονται για το συνέδριό τους σε ένα νησί του Αιγαίου. Όμως, λίγους μήνες πριν το συνέδριο, μια νεαρή φώκια, προστατευόμενη μιας φιλικής τους οργάνωσης οικολόγων, βρίσκεται νεκρή, μαχαιρωμένη, σε μια έρημη παραλία του νησιού. Από εκείνη τη μέρα οι ήρωες βρίσκονται αντιμέτωποι με ανεξήγητα φαινόμενα και αινιγματικές συμπεριφορές.
A Touch of Rural Justice -- another Illinois Love Story by Paul Schoaff
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,220. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(1.00 from 1 review)
MJ and Eddie return to Twin Beeches ready to start a new life. When the stripmining company decides to wipe out Twin Beeches so their processing plant can be seen from Peoria, Martha goes to work and convinces Eddie to sabotage the mine to get them to reconsider. His schemes are brilliant and effective, but the town thinks MJ & Eddie might need a 'Touch of Rural Justice' to set them straight.
The Domino Effect by Andrew Cotto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A humorous and heartfelt story about growing up and growing wise, The Domino Effect is the story of Danny Rorro, a charismatic kid from Queens poisoned by the past.
Desert Flower by Angela Scott
Series: The Desert, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bodies have a canny way of finding Samantha Jean Haggert--the first, the dead body of her mama; the second, a naked man in the middle of the Arizona desert. For Sam, dealing with one dead body in her lifetime was more than unfair. Two is downright cruel. Visit old friends in this harrowing sequel to "Desert Rice," in which Angela Scott brings back the characters so many readers have loved.
Lost at the Con by Bryan Young
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Lost at the Con tells the tale of a drunken political journalist and his dangerous assignment to a science fiction and fantasy convention. It's been called "A masterful blend of fictional Gonzo journalism and geek culture that is sure to please audiences inside and outside the geek community."
The Songbird of Sovereign (Book 3 in The Sovereign Series) by Jennifer Wixson
Series: The Sovereign Series, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Historical
While recovering from TB at a sanatorium in Maine during WWII, a teenage musical prodigy evolves to become a mature, loving woman.
Satan Like Spam by Nicole Garber
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,130. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Yellowplume Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Alex told Rae that he was sent to earth to keep her safe…to protect her. There's no question that his presence was a gift from God, a miracle. Alex’s strength has healed Rae time and time again, but is he strong enough to heal her heart? Is his love enough to fill the emptiness that Rae has been hiding for years?
Heart on a String by Susan Soares
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Coming of age
After a great loss, a girl realizes the value of letting someone in and not letting her grief destroy her, but after lying about her past, how will she face up to it?
Second Chance (Chances Are #2) by PT Dilloway
Series: Chances Are, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,380. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Coming of age
When Stacey Chance and her friend Madison are kidnapped by a Chinese scientist, they’re given a dose of an experimental drug, one that causes them to revert back to children. As they search for a cure, Stacey and Madison get a second chance at childhood.
Scared of My Own Shadow by Dan Beatty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,860. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American(5.00 from 1 review)
Lowell Hyde battles many obstacles in his young life: a brain injury, debilitating fears, loneliness—but most of all, extreme survivor guilt. It should have been him, not his mother, who died on the day of his birth. Lowell knows this… And his father won’t let him forget. Despite all this, Lowell is determined to create a lasting legacy that honors his beloved mother.
Gift of the Raven by Catriona Troth
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The people of the Haida Gwaii tell the legend of the raven, a trickster who brings the gift of light to the world. Terry used to believe his father would come back and rescue him. He's 13 now and doesn't believe in anything much. Yet his father is alive and Terry is about to come face to face with the truth about his own past and the real nature of the gift of the Raven.