Fiction » Coming of age

Running the Shale
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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Annie realizes that sometimes words can be far more dangerous than falling into an ice-cold, racing river.
'A Story Untold'
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
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‘A Story Untold’ is the tale of four young children who share in an incredible adventure. Taken against their will on a ride through the stars, the children all process the experience rather differently, and as the full weight of their situation dawns on them, it is up to each to find the meaning and sense behind it in their own individual way.
Here's Some Stuff
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
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This book is a collection of flash fiction stories written by James Craig. The genres include comedy and drama.
Julia
Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: Australian English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
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Julia is a young, whimsical story about an outcast named Elliot who wants nothing more than to have a true friend. When he meets Julia, he feels he has finally found one. But Julia is not all that she seems.
Alone in the Night (Mechanicsville 2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,810. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Coming of age
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Alone in the Night picks up a few weeks after the events in A Test of Loyalty. Samantha is alone, cast adrift in a dangerous neighborhood. Ashleigh has everything she ever wanted, so why is she throwing it away? Faraj is lost in the systemic prejudice and violence of youth detention. "If your teen only ever reads one book, make it this one.” Gale S. on A Test of Loyalty
Writing Without Walls
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » General
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My job as a writer is to entertain the reader and If I have to break every rule in writing to accomplish it,I will.
Evening's Secret
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Coming of age
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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
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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
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A collection of three short stories illustrating the odd and surprising things that can happen when strangers enter the lives of three different people.
In Our Midst
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 92,640. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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Stanton, Indiana, in 1990, is a town in which people love their kids, joke with their mayor, attend church, and support the Wood Carving Festival. But, one boy is growing up with a secret that he unknowingly shares with another son of the community, a soldier in the Korean War who died the day he came home.
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
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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.
Drawing Breath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,010. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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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.
My Bahamian Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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An eighth grader falls for a mysterious green eyed Bahamian girl, while vacationing with his family on a cruise ship. The only problem? She has a slightly strange hobby: voodoo. Ted absolves to rid himself of her “love spell”, and learns a few things about growing up and becoming a man.
Almost a Turkish Soap Opera
Price: Free! Words: 49,070. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
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Adel and Kamil, two young good looking Turkish men use arranged marriages as the ticket to immigrate to Canada. Betrayals, affairs, turn their lives into a Turkish soap opera. Finalist Next Generation Indie Book Awards 2013 - adapted into feature film. Visit www.almostaturkishsoapopera.com to watch online.
Amazed by her Grace, Book II
Price: Free! Words: 118,430. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
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APRIL 2015 EDITION! For anyone who’s ever had a crush on a teacher comes the story of Tracy, a shy and abused teen from the projects who suddenly finds herself in a posh private school, and Grace, the coach who offers the girl a chance to join the school's inner circle of privileged athletes. What Tracy doesn't know about the beautiful Miss Grace is that not everything that glitters is gold.
The Watch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Eleven-year-old Angel is trying to maneuver her increasingly messy childhood. Her mother's husband hunting, the nuns at school are mean; there's a steady stream of potential new step-parents. There's also her father, Ray. He's an awful parent, but Angel holds out hope that he'll change. The hope grows stronger when he hints of buying her a special gift, one that could transform her entire life.
The Road to Goodbye
Price: Free! Words: 16,820. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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If Diego Hidalgo closes his eyes and thinks he can remember his life before it all changed. Diego is 18 years old and about to leave the old neighborhood. But before he does, he needs to find a way out. The Road to Goodbye is the story of Diego's plan and the obstacles that conspire to keep him in the barrio forever.
Black Diamond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011 by New Summerfield Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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A Texas boy in the 1950's learns about beginnings, endings, and the wheel of life at an old man's Black Diamond watermelon stand. This story earned a prize from Writer's Digest.
Honor and Lies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,030. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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When 14-year-old Sissy discovers she's not simply the dark skinned friend of the Davis family, she's devastated. The truth destroys everything she's ever known about herself.
Letter to Jenny
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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A belated letter to a best friend.