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The Ten Towns by J. W. Bidewell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,890. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A modern fable in the style of a folktale. This delightful story tells of a discontented youth and his crazy, heroic adventures in seeking his imagined Town Where Everything’s Perfect. Timeless themes are raised, such as the innocent abroad, coming of age, the personal odyssey and the utopian quest. Readers of quality literature enjoy “The Ten Towns”, which is its ultimate recommendation.
Andy Smithson: Power of the Heir's Passion (Prequel Novella) by L. R. W. Lee
Series: Andy Smithson. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
“Very funny, very unique… Ingenuity was really fresh.” – Lia London, Clean Indie Reads Founder Princess Imogenia unexpectedly finds herself in the Afterlife, having to navigate between Peace Paradise, the Unclaimed Baggage department, the Unfinished Business office, and other governmental agencies seeking the justice denied her. What vengence will pacify this troubled spirit?
Killing Myself by Ulf Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Coming of age
I tried to kill myself in the sixties. I wasn’t very good at it. And the thing about Aspirin is that 121 of them will not kill you. Not even close. They will, however, make your ears ring, and if you stage this perfectly, they will also accomplish the purpose of suicide: make them feel good and guilty. Leaving you in control.
All The Other Boys by Laura Rae Amos
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Coming of age
A kooky and hopeless young woman recounts the spectacularly awful rise and fall of her first real relationship. Spanning five years of earnest loyalty to this young man, she discovers the truth about sex, religion, life, and herself, interspersed with memories of all the other boys who stole her heart for a short time.
Jacmuir: Trust Stained Lies by Angeline M. Bishop
Series: Jacmuir. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,310. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Coming of age
Oastomin, a university freshman and the newest Crimson Knight, consents to rigorous training so he can follow in his father’s footsteps. A few months into his preparation, his dad, King Natro of Jacmuir, dies. Oastomin soon discovers his father’s power came at the high price of a long buried secret.
The Changing Seasons by PT Dilloway
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Because of a tragic birth defect, Floyd Jensen has steered clear of love. Then he runs into the beautiful Abby and his entire life changes. Over four seasons, Floyd will discover both the joy and the heartache of love.
Pleiades: Seven Stories of Unhurried Solitude by Lilli Blackmore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Covering the years 2001-2009 and roughly 1000 miles, the seven short stories of Pleiades swim between present and past, reality and dreams, tracing the quiet life of a solitary girl named Mara.
Spact Cadets: Graduation by Steven Jon Halasz
Series: Space Cadets. Price: Free! Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age(3.00 from 1 review)
The six friends whose first-year project at Space Academy resulted in a "breakthrough" are poised to graduate and enter one-year internships at various sites around the solar system. But the onslaught of families arriving for the celebration, anxieties over grades and internship appointments, and a recalcitrant AI, combine to create a commencement that no one will ever forget.
ForNever (Book One) by Lynette Ferreira
Series: ForNever. Price: Free! Words: 51,870. Language: British English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
The first episode in a captivating series about magic, in a world where love is lost, and only love's first kiss can break the curse.
Revenge of the Rats by Michael Allender
Series: The Life and Times of Bindigo and Abbie Joules, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Coming of age
Abbie's brother, Bendigo, and his friend, Lydel, are partly responsible for dump ground rats invading Ben's family chicken coup. Ben hatches a plan to use the rats themselves to act as the instruments of their own demise. The plan, although effective, proves far more costly than expected.
ZP Vrlo valovito - Edi Jurković by Gradska knjižnica Rijeka
Price: Free! Words: 21,610. Language: Croatian. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Vrlo valovito, je zbirka kratkih priča koje bi kao zajednički nazivnik imale način života u Rijeci ranih 80-ih godina prošlog stoljeća.
Pocahontas, A Short Story by Dana Michelle Burnett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
I could not wait for my mother to see the play. She would be proud of having me for a daughter. People would tell her that she should take me to Hollywood, that I had natural talent. Then I would be famous, it would not matter what other people thought about her, my mother would go back to just being my mother because of my fame and fortune.
A Golden State of Mind / Golden Daze by Geoffrey Wong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 186,540. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Coming-of-age adventures of an Iowa farm boy amid the colorful traditions and rituals of the University of California . . . of love lost and found - found and lost . . . untold origins of Louie, Louie, casino craps, psychedelic art and the secret odyssey of Buddy Holly’s glasses.
Boring Short Stories From A Bearded Man by Samuel Planner
You set the price! Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
A Collection of short stories for those who enjoy literary surprises. It also mentions Imgur.
Life in the Time of Decline (Book 4, Progeny of Evolution) by Mike Arsuaga
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015 by I Heart Book Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » New adult
A contemporary of the White’s triplets, human Jess Moore grows up in a time of decline, the result of poor economic, fiscal, and environmental choices, topped off by a worldwide pandemic. The decline leaves intrusive government in the name of security as the price of maintaining a threadbare prosperity.
The Sad Day by Tim Girard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
When Cowboy came into their lives bombs fell. Enduring the war two little boys sought refuge in their action figures while desperately trying to avoid the pitfalls of the war.
Touched by Darlene Campbell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Seventeen year-old Frankie Keilman doesn't see the world quite like everyone else in his community. Gifted with uncanny artistic ability, Frankie has heard stories of a boy who was once "sent off" because he saw what no one else could see, because he was "touched." Fearing that he is also touched, Frankie seeks to hide his gifts and is successful in doing so until he encounters Ellie McThacker.
Searching For Zeus by K. E. MacLeod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Coming of age
Searching For Zeus is a story about the inevitable journey that we all make when we say goodbye to our childhoods and embark upon the path that will turn us into adults. It is a story of love, pain, loss but, more importantly, becoming the person you were always truly meant to be.