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Five Ricky Huening Stories – Collection I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It was a magical time in a memorable era. Growing up in the 1960’s and 1970’s, Ricky Huening took life one day at a time. These five stories touch his life at enlightening times. This collection also appears in the collections Ten Ricky Huening Stories.
Planning on Forever
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,990. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Collin and Alexa are the perfect couple; gorgeous, popular and hopelessly in love. With graduation day nearing and college life on the horizon, Collin flirts with infidelity and loses everything he has with Alexa. Will Alexa be able to forgive Collin or will they both discover that maybe their first love is not the love of their life?
Pleiades: Seven Stories of Unhurried Solitude
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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.
Hauling Out the Trash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ricky looked forward to going to the game after he got off work. He had gone to great pains to keep his uniform spotless. The last chore was to take out the trash. Oops.
Carlos Inside Out
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: American English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Heyapi Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Carlos was happy and imaginative before he met forbidding parameters drawn in the dark lead of a number-two hexagonally-shaped Ticonderoga pencil.
Edentown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Quirky private detective "Hawk" Hawking is hired to find a girl who may become a killer's next victim--a troubled fifteen-year-old paraplegic named Samantha Salinger. But Hawk's most devastating discovery is that the killer threatens not only both of their lives, but the nature of existence itself.
Big Rain Little Rain
You set the price! Words: 33,880. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A coming of age story.
A School Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Chekhov noted that if, early in a story, mention was made of a rifle hanging on the wall, it would eventually have to go off. Hanging on the window frame of the schoolhouse in Machado de Assis's "A School Story" is not a rifle, but a paddle, complete with five holes drilled in it.
The Time Machine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ricky’s time machine didn’t have a lot of flashing lights and whistles. Ricky Huening wanted a time machine like the one in the famous H. G. Wells book. Until he realized he had something much better.
Fledgling Witch (Prequel to the Landers Saga)
Series: The Landers Saga, Prequel. Price: Free! Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Prequel to the Landers Saga In the wake of her mother's death, young Safire fights for her footing as an artist and a witch in a skewed Renaissance world that punishes those who step outside its rigid boundaries. Can she defy the family she loves and still find happiness?
Searching For Zeus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » 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.
The Chicken House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Life in a chicken house really wasn’t foul. The old chicken house held more than just his grandparent’s treasures. It held a treasure trove of memories as well.
At the Soups
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Can you be smothered by love? Is there really such a thing? To her mind, yes there definitely was such a thing and she was feeling the brunt of it, suffocating. She had told her dad, time and again, that she could not breathe, but he would never listen. Would never listen. Well, she had warned him.
Scar Jewelry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,710. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
What do we really know about our parents or the ways they shape us? For twins Deirdre and Langston, 20, the answer is: not enough. With their father long dead, and their mother now in a coma, they realize they don't even know whom to notify. In fact, they understand almost nothing about their mother. They delve into her life and uncover secrets that revise the past and transform the future.
Move (YA Contemporary)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When her feet are bleeding and her heart is breaking, Dallas must find the strength to go on.
A Confession
Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
There are many reasons for lying. Most of them bad ones. No, let me rephrase that: All of them bad ones.
In the Twilight of the Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the Twilight of the Moon is a story of familial love, set against the backdrop of an emotionally dysfunctional family. It follows the lives of three brothers who vie for the approval of their emotionally distant father in destructive ways.
The Makeout Machine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
It was the last summer of my childhood. In the early 1970s, we had a hippie as a lifeguard at the neighborhood pool. My friends and I thought he was so cool, and we called his van "The Makeout Machine". When one of us had a bad accident and he came to the rescue, I learned that grownups can't always fix everything. That was when I started to grow up. Short Story - 8,300 words
Ashley Templeton Is Ruining My Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,150. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It's clear that this is not the seventh grade that Kyle Reedy had planned. And that's because of Ashley Templeton. He’s pretty sure that every single problem he's having is all her fault. [Middle Grade: Ages 8-12] "This novel is filled with laughs and irresistible characters. I loved them all—even Ashley Templeton." —Mary Vermillion, author of Seminal Murder
My Sore Hush-a-Bye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,870. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Camille learned to love and accept her sheltered life with Uncle Bob. But she's growing up and everything is changing. She goes to public school, where no one talks to her, except Ashley. Now that Ashley's missing, Camille starts thinking about her mother and rethinking her life with Uncle Bob and everything she chose to believe.