Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Fata Morgana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is the story of how I lived and died... and then, miraculously lived again. I would give anything to be sixteen again, with the world at my feet and my future before me. But such is not to be, we don't get second chances... Until now...
Confessional
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(2.00 from 1 review)
The night I drove Roger home from a party was the night I had to relive all of my childhood mistakes.
The Farm Boy Who Became King
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
This is a coming of age story - Le Tran Noro found headaches in love, in freedom and in the ordinary life he went through, yet he was contented and would not have it any other way. A personal tragedy that haunted him the rest of his life was duly accepted as part of life, and so was the responsibility he inherited from it.
Shaking the Tree
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Shaking the Tree is the comical, yet dramatic coming-of-age tale of a young boy, Nicholas Havens, who makes a life-long friend in a straight-talking African American laborer named Sooter, while growing up in the hard life of a rural farming community.
Life is a Parallel Universe
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You set the price! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This tale takes place in the suburbs of Newcastle beginning in the 1980s, where we meet three girls who begin their first day at school together in the same time and place. Their lives, however, will be lived and experienced very differently.
The Trouble with Gravity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Following the death a daughter, the McGee family faces the devastation that often overwhelms a family. Over the next decade, the parents are wracked by anger, guilt, denial and not surprisingly, end up in survival mode. Their children lean on each other and struggle to find their own way, even if it's sometimes the wrong way. This book follows a year in the life of the older daughter Terri McGee.
Boys in Gilded Cages
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Price: Free! Words: 51,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
In gloomy southern Missouri, meth-addicted preacher's son Eric Redmond--idealistic, eccentric, and wise beyond his years--warns us of an impending apocalypse of our own doing. With a wide cast of characters that exist in the periphery of unreliable source Eric, we see both dysfunction and beauty in this hypnotic and fragmented novel of adolescent self-destruction, bad medicine, and death.
Voice of the Mute Tales, Volume 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
The three stories in this collection, told in first person from the viewpoint of Esteban, a young boy growing up in Communist Cuba, are semi-autobiographical. They draw from painful and happy experiences of my own childhood, before my family and I were able to immigrate to the United States, that land of Ham and Coke we dreamed about.
The Man Who Loved Too Much - Book 1: Archipelago
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,550. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
This is the story of Billy Green. With all of the swell advantages of growing up in beautiful Detroit, Michigan … what could possibly go wrong?
Sixteen
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Price: Free! Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
What's it like to lose your father at 16 or fall for a man 16 years your senior? Lose your innocence to sin or gain strength through weakness? Sixteen brings together 16 vignettes of experiences in love and loss. Part fiction, part not, the anthology collects the truths of what it means to love and lose, want and wonder…how we are never the same once everything changes.
Bound by Blood (MT, #1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: American English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Oli believes he is doomed to a life of responsibility and back-breaking labor, until he stumbles upon an opportunity that will improve his life and the lives of his family. Nattily/Rain has always been privileged, but that doesn't mean her life has been easy.
Sweet Dance Of Awakening
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A kiss is not always just a kiss; sometimes it lingers as a lovely, haunting memory.
Kitty Itty And The Seawall Broke
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A novella, about 9,000 words. Jonny lives with his mom on the hardscrabble coast of North Carolina. The old coast is underwater -- Jonny's dad makes a living diving to salvage valuables from drowned towns, rarely home. It's a hard life. When Jonny rescues Kitty Itty he learns a bit about responsibility and caring, but the coming hurricane Xerxes may teach them both some harder lessons.
Sternschnuppen: Eine Thompson-Sisters Novelle
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Series: Thompson-Sisters, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: German. Published: October 29, 2014 by Cincinnatus Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Während der ganzen Reise stellt sich Crank die eine Frage: Kann er Julia zurückgewinnen, nachdem er es so sehr vermasselt hat?
Three Weeks In The Summer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
'evocative.... sensitive .... affecting' A coming of age novel set in 1976 in which a young man spends the summer with his uncle and learns of infatuation, love and death against the backdrop of forest fires.
Apple in the Earth
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Price: Free! Words: 64,030. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After the death of his father, James is forced to hold together his family, his friends, and possibly his entire town.
After School
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Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes the Lessons Don’t End When the Dismissal Bell Rings! When Dayana Forbes finds her introverted classmate Caleb in the aftermath of a brutal attack by another student, her view of her school as a safe haven is left shattered in smears of blood.
Church Group
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Price: Free! Words: 115,670. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A new home. A new school. A new best mate. Things are going pretty well for Luke Keane. But as teenage kicks veer into the hedonistic world of alcohol, drugs and partying things begin to spiral out of control. So how far is too far? And can you ever really know until it's too late?
dunno
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Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 61,020. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jon is an accomplished failure and has no friends. He burgles his own home, injures himself and meets Steve. With Steve’s help, Jon becomes an apprentice adult and begins to learn how to trust people.
Gang Of Losers
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Price: Free! Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Gang of Losers is a heartfelt and offbeat novel about 16 year-old Theo Hanlon's efforts to make it as a musician and form a band. Set in the summer of 1983, the novel captures the excitement of growing up and experiencing the intoxicating lure of music, sex, alcohol and independence for the first time.