Fiction » Coming of age

Evening's Secret
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this short fantasy tale, Evening Burnwick lives in a land where young men and women are entombed underground to make the crops grow. She craves more than a peasant life, but she feels crushed beneath the foot of the landlords. Her life takes an unexpected turn when she is poaching on the Church’s lands and runs into an irritable shapeshifter with problems of his own.
The Perfect Prank
You set the price! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story about a young boy who has to learn the meaning of consequence.
Elements of Strangers: a Collection
Price: Free! Words: 10,020. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of three short stories illustrating the odd and surprising things that can happen when strangers enter the lives of three different people.
You are Hungry
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
A story about being homeless and all alone. The nameless narrator attempts to justify his existence in his last minutes, only to find, that no one is listening.
Team Up
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,630. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Competition is always tough to get into the Wattle Park College show jumping team to compete in the Victorian State School Championships and when Savannah purchases an expensive new show jumper, it becomes tougher! When the new show jumper proves dangerous it's clear Savannah has put herself and the team in jeopardy. Hetta and JJ need to rescue her and save the team, but can they?
Anodibe Whatkins
Price: Free! Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Barely surviving birth in a devastating wildfire, Anodibe seems to seek revenge by striking out at everyone and everything that touches her.
The Face You See, The Broken Series Book I
Price: Free! Words: 67,730. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Face You See shares the compelling tale of a teenage girls quest to free herself from her past where she finds hope in the most unlikely of circumstances, the courage to embrace love, and the will to defy all odds.
Before We Say Goodnight
Price: Free! Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Don't answer the phone at the end of the road. That's how they find you.
Phantoms in the Smoke
Series: Tales from the Eastern Shore, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 26,820. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eleven-year-old Addy Wilder has seen visions all her life. She's always believed them harmless, until the one that predicted the death of someone she loves. Now, she has only a few days to discover how to prevent it. Even worse, she knows that if she fails, everything she's ever known and loved will die, as well.
Fergus and Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,810. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Biographical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in England following World War II, this moving, and at times funny, age-of-innocence story celebrates the special bond between two best friends – a bond stronger than death itself.
William The Damned (The Vampire Pirate Saga: Book One)
Series: The Vampire Pirate Saga. Price: Free! Words: 35,780. Language: British English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
A deadly vampire should not fall in love - but that is exactly what happens to William.
The Accidental Siren
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,870. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.93 from 14 reviews)
Mara Lynn is the most beautiful girl in the world. James Parker is the ordinary boy who discovers her power. The Accidental Siren is a twisted fairytale about young love, growing up, and the frightening potential of infinite beauty.
Something Like Winter
Series: Something Like..., Book 3. Price: $3.99 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.
Now They Call Me Gunner
Price: Free! Words: 90,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.82 from 11 reviews)
In the summer of '71, between high school and university, Phil takes a job as a short-order cook in his home town in upstate New York. When the waitress's ex-husband is murdered, the police suspect Randal, a Viet Nam vet who is the head cook. To help Randal prove his innocence, Phil is dragged into the world of outlaw motorcycle gangs and drug dealers.
Melody and the Pier to Forever: Book One
Series: Melody and the Pier to Forever. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 313,080. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.80 from 10 reviews)
The Pier goes on ... forever. Epic battles at sea, an undead soul-eating villain, the unbreakable bonds of friendship and love, and the courageous heroes who are called upon to rescue a doomed world ... This is just a taste of what awaits you in the pages of the epic fantasy saga Melody and the Pier to Forever. [For young adults and up.]
Tales From A Tiny Thai Table
Price: Free! Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The night before the morning after. Can this small Thai restaurant be the setting to a monumental moment in four peoples lives? Each person has their own story and an entire life ahead of them. But is something about to happen that will change their lives forever? These four young twenty-something’s aren’t aware, but their futures hang in the balance.
The End of the Circus
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Boy meets girl after dark, at the conclusion of the circus... for a rendezvous both bitter and sweet.
Summer
Price: Free! Words: 165,050. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Summer is a time for love, sorrow, joy and pain – but mostly, it is a time for change. Summer is the season from which all memories flow. For Maggie and Peter, the summer of 1968 is one that changed their lives forever. For Jenny and Tom, the summer of 1979 is the one that will be remembered most. Two couples - one married the other childhood friends - separated by years, but inexorably linked.
When Summer Lingers
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Dahna is quite comfortable in her role as an outcast. Her favorite activities are painting her nails and hanging out on the beach. An observation by the quirky Carr leads to an endearing friendship between two unlikely people. Note: This short story was first featured in Summer Shorts II: Best Kept Secrets by Durham Editing and E-books.
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?