Fiction » Coming of age

Something Like Winter
Series: Something Like..., Book 3. Price: $4.99 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.
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?
The Summer That Never Was
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
1972. Tulle is growing up fast. In a suburb on the other side of the Berkeley Hills the FBI are watching. He’s not paranoid. When a green Galaxy parks across the pear orchard and his father is arrested; when his phone is tapped and Bloxom disappears in the canal, it’s not paranoia. It’s really happening
Sword's Edge
Series: Sword's Edge Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,930. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Can a lass overcome her self-doubt to uncover the traitors who threaten her clan? Is she the key to unlocking their alien mentors' mysterious past?
Once, We Were Stolen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Once, Violet and Ben Wrigley were stolen. The siblings discover what it takes to find love in desolation, to seek beauty in everyday ugliness, and to battle emotions for a man they struggle to hate. As their time together passes, the Wrigleys learn that their keeper is as much a captive as they are, and wonder if the three of them will ever break free.
A Kaddish for Inhuman Steadman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,240. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Four male teens fall to their knees in front of an altar—of breasts. A breast cult? Pop art? Smart-alecs and idiots clash and hash out the consequences in Last Step GA and when mammalian fantasies enslave the four boys, an orthodox Jew, the only orthodox Jew in Last Step, reminds them that the flesh is never the final measure of love.
Wells Without Water
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,090. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Ruth Clayton has a dangerous secret to keep. Living in an all-white town in Alabama at a time of charged racial emotions, she is pregnant—and the baby is half black. "Wells Without Water" chronicles the coming of age of Ruth’s son, Theodore Clayton, and the one boy in town who dares to befriend him.
High Barrens
Series: Tales of Haroon. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Flint thought that having six older brothers and growing up in a dangerous frontier town would prepare her for anything. She soon discovers that the world is a lot more complicated than she expected. It’s going to take more than a strong back and good intentions to achieve her goals when magic and monsters come into play.
Crash Space
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,160. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rusel is a nerd, who just wants to have a good time and coast through a life filled with sex, role-playing, and pranks. It's a great shock then, to find that someone dislikes them enough to attempt murder. As Rusel navigates a life filled with parties, social events, drugs, complicated housemate relationships, and jokes gone awry, motives are exposed and must be dealt with.
Blackfoot
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Annabel has never wanted a cat. She certainly didn’t want a secretive, sarcastic black cat who takes over her pillow and makes remarks no one else ever seems to hear. Now Annabel and her friend Peter are being over-run by cats. More and more arrive each day, turning up at the old castle ruins where Annabel and Peter spend most of their time. And some of those cats aren’t as…friendly…as Blackfoot.
Choices Made: Always
Series: Choices Made, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 187,060. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Book 4 - Final in Series: Juxton holds a family that has torn him apart, but can Jamy live the lesson of forgiveness "The Heart of MacGregor" has taught him?
Choices Made: Missouri or Misery
Series: Choices Made, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,030. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Choices Made: Missouri or Misery is the third book in the Choices Made Series chronicling the life of Jamy MacGregor, aka: Lord Chance. Join Jamy as he travels from his life on the streets to the villas of Paris while following his dream of becoming a famous artist - can he make it or will his past bring him down?
Choices Made: Fathers and Sons
Series: Choices Made, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,310. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
(Book 2) After three years on the streets, Jamy MacGregor-aka: Lord Chance, tries to break free of his past to find a relationship with his biological father whom he has never met. Ideological dreams of family presses him toward a man who sees him as 'white trash'. Facing trauma, betrayal, and grave disappointment, Jamy wades through his ideas of family to make a demanding choice. Should he stay?
East Side
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 79,870. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two teenagers, growing up San Diego in the 1960's, begin the long journey to adulthood. Between here and there, cars, drugs, sex, rock and roll, the Viet Nam War, the draft and competition for the same girl. Will best friends betray each other? They're teenagers. What do you expect?
Redemption
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Tarmachan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,480. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Things are not always what they seem…sometimes, a palace is nothing more than a gilded cage, and a chance at freedom is no more than another trap. Now fifteen, Lyllia realises that her life of royalty and privilege is actually one of oppressive restriction behind castle walls. The Crossover Festival draws near, and she hopes that with it, comes freedom.
Love in the A Shau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,920. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Blue collar charity case Daniel faces certain failure at an elite men's college and waning attention from his new wealthy girlfriend Colleen. Daniel volunteers for the army and struggles to get out of South Vietnam's A Shau Valley alive while Colleen loses respect for her silver spoon. Daniel and Colleen fight society's prejudices to find themselves and more in the turbulent culture of the 1960s.
Romantic History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,800. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Paul Siebert is a reporter, a shy, depressive Vietnam veteran. Maggie Ryan is a wild child, a rape victim, a musician, an armed robber. When they meet at a halfway house in Seattle in 1971, they are clearly wrong for each other. Yet whatever connects them -- call it love, call it obsession -- is enough to threaten their settled lives and marriages 35 years later.
Someone Else's Joy, An Existential Love Story By John Frazier
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,060. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Johnny is a happy young newlywed living his ideal life when he is accidentally killed and is simultaneously reincarnated far from home with all of the memories of his former life intact. As a child using all the knowledge and guile of a grown man, this often hilarious, yet deeply poignant narrative portrays his unique journey to restore the life and love that Fate has taken from him.
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.

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