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Boardwalk Man by Mick Bennett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,700. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
In the trilogy’s second novel, Jimmy travels a harsh road back from Key West to Belmar. Old suspicions are confirmed, party bars turn ugly, and a bizarre tragedy marks the summer’s turning point. Ronny, June’s companion, becomes July’s antagonist. As Jimmy tries to accommodate Alice, and despite old and new heartaches, he attains his dream job, finds touching rapport with a surrogate daughter, and
Piper (A Dream Girls novel) by Carrie Thomas
Series: Dream Girls, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 63,750. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Coming of age
Piper Allen needs a change in pace and space to spread her bohemian wings. Moving to Dallas with her best friends, Stephanie and Nicole to finish college is the perfect solution. There, she meets Texas rancher, Moye McKenzie, a no nonsense, good ol' boy, who doesn't play games where matters of the heart are concerned. Moye teaches her that space isn't what she needed...love is.
The Far Away by Jim Simon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » New adult
The Far Away is a moving tale of love, loss, fear, and hope -- and how we get through life. With an undercurrent of anger and at times irreverent dark humor, The Far Away is a story of desperate searches for second chances as a young man recalls a difficult time in his past when he struggled to deal with a brother's problems, a woman he thought he loved and the decisions made.
The Moss King by Alex Paul
You set the price! Words: 67,850. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Nick is lost. He’s lost the woman he loves. He’s lost his little sister. He’s lost his fight. Now, surrounded by a brutal yet beautiful world of pine and moss, he’s both lost and haunted. Now, with nothing left to lose, perhaps not even his own mind, can he find his way home? This is the story of a king in the wilderness.
The Summer Home by P.J. Lowry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Peter loves taking his family up to the cottage by the beach every summer but with stressing deadlines and an even bigger twist that forces him to take in his son from a previous marriage, things are off center and chaotic.
All the Stars in the Sky by Roman Theodore Brandt
Price: Free! Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mom always told us to stay out of the woods behind the house. There was something final about the way she said it, like she had been there her whole life. She didn't always say a lot to us growing up. Sure, sometimes you couldn't shut her up, but she spent a lot of time just standing at one window or another, staring out at the woods behind the house.
Missing You in Belmar, NJ by Mick Bennett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Meet Jimmy Hanlon. It’s summer, 1987. Jimmy’s a closeted bisexual in his late forties, nine months removed from a laryngectomy, and in this first part of a trilogy, he’s anxious to find a new identity in his Jersey Shore hometown. He hitches his hopes to a 33 year old lifeguard. The two cruise into summer with an assortment of boardwalk denizens and bar hounds.
The Town Hero by Thomas M. Willett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Back in the 1930's, a young boy gets a chance to meet his hero: Gerry Sundown, an airplane pilot who enjoys flying around the city.
Lemons To Lemonade -- Growing up Poor in 1950s Atlanta by L. K. Killian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
On the south side of Atlanta during the 1950s and 60s there once lived two little sisters. Share their struggles as they are raised by parents who care mostly about themselves and their addictions. You will come to appreciate their ability to face life with courage and hope while wrestling with fear and poverty.
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?
The Corner by Blane Edison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Coming of age
Many of us face significant life transitions from time to time and find it difficult to make the change. Even if the change is good for us, we hold on to the old because of its familiarity, and we remain tentative about the benefits of the new. The Corner chronicles the path of a young man caught in a major life transition.
When Cellphones Go Crazy by Jeremy Bursey
Price: Free! Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Which bridges would you burn to meet the girl of your dreams? In a cellphone obsessed world, Avery Ward is about to find out the answer to that question for himself.
The Battle of Neuschwanstein by Ludvig Solvang
Series: Cyberspace Is Real World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,210. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Bazan lives both in Real World and in cyberspace. There are strange things both places, among them; girls. He builds the magnificent castle Neuschwanstein for the annual Spring Games. Bazan and his tribe have to fight for their kingdom. During the game, he gets to know the mysterious Lady Mer.
Zorami by Malsawmi Jacob
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Primalogue Publishing Media Private Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Coming of age
Malsawmi Jacob takes on the most traumatic period in Mizo history, the insurgency years of the nineteen sixties, to tell the story of a young girl, Zorami.
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 Day the Music Died by Gabe Gott
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sam, a college freshman, is taking a shower, getting ready for class, when he finds out about the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.
Enigma, Discovering the Moments that Form Your Life by Charles Stoll
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Enigma is the story of Joshua Chambers who is examining his life to find the defining moments that caused him to be the person he is today. From innocent to less innocent loves, good and bad friends, an African Baptism, his adventures in his fraternity, his talks with a friend dying from Aids and a brief stint in jail, he continues to grow and evolve into a conscious vibration.
The Codependents by Anthony Kyle Corthay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,760. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
The Codependents follows the comprehension of unique details varying from one generation to the next, and where the individual fits in between such details and the naked truths of society. As the seeker digs deeper and deeper into the significant peers surrounding him, he considers the will of others, whether led by chaos or harmony, whether by nonsense or dreams, whether by madness or happiness.
Passing Through by Anthony Kyle Corthay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,900. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Gibb’s story comes entirely driven by his friends, both from afar and close, whose penchants for life have always differed from one another, influencing a string of comings-and-goings across the country for momentary escapes and findings, searching for contentment where his path intersects with those from Home.