Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

The Skin of Water
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,510. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Empowerment is just a word...until you live it. Lisel Martinez is not a rough-&-tumble kind of girl, so what is someone more interested in books and plants than having a hot social life doing out on the most dangerous streets in San Francisco? Is there really anything someone without a home can do to stay safe in a place that's anything but?! (Available in trade, mass market, & e-editions.)
The World Disappears: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Is your imagination worth $1 million? Struggling to complete his life’s work, a Japanese video game inventor turns to a piano prodigy for help, setting off a quixotic course of events that could end the world. The World Disappears is a coming-of-age story about friendship, loss, and the power of the imagination.
Dwaze spiegelbeelden
Price: Free! Words: 47,280. Language: Dutch. Published: February 4, 2016 by KollectiefMaksimaal. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Wanneer een tweeling op jonge leeftijd van elkaar gescheiden wordt, zijn ze op hun telepathische krachten aangewezen om contact te houden. Dat loopt behoorlijk fout. Jef Louisa Versmissen beschrijft de wereld van adolescenten in een wilde rush van bier, sigaretten en woeste wijven.
Calmer Girls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After moving to a new city, sixteen-year-old Samantha Cross meets a boy with beautiful brown eyes—eyes that focus on her sister, Veronica. As Samantha falls in love with her sister’s boyfriend, one thing becomes clear: One of the Cross sisters is in for a broken heart.
A Private Place
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Abbie Hart feels like a fish out of water when she arrives at Miss Katherine's School for Girls. She soon finds herself in a sticky situation when she discovers she is sharing a room with two stepsisters who vehemently despise each other. Will Abbie escape being in the middle of a murderous rivalry that puts her life in danger or will her roommates' final confrontation also destroy her?
What They Left Behind
Price: Free! Words: 121,090. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Ben and Gennie Perrin, orphaned twins, are abused and abandoned by their brother. Luckily, they are adopted by a young couple and raised in San Francisco. Years later, while trying to bring their parents to California, they uncover something so unexpected it turns their world upside down. Will they reconcile with their past or will it leave them shattered like their city after the earthquake?
Sacrifice - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Luua of Toor is expecting a spectacular marriage with her one and only now that she's of age, until the Elder busts the news that she's actually the village's sacrifice.
Letter to My Fifteen-Year-Old Self
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
The narrator, now in her twenties, writes a letter to her younger self, giving her some much-needed advice about a boy.
The Hunt for the Dragon Master
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Bazan and his gang turns parts of the town into a Goth City in Augmented Reality. It is a birthday present for Schwarzen. During a virtual concert, a dragon destroys the town and kill most of the avatars. The kids must neutralize the Dragon Master, who are threatening their life in cyberspace.
Deadly Veils Book One Provenance of Bondage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,480. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Sixteen-year-old Danielle DeCorso watches in fear for two men in a dusty black sedan who keep circling the house and harassing her with phone calls. They had drugged her, along with her cousin, Angie, and held them captive in their home for hours. Angie will not share her truth of that horrendous day, and Danielle's credibility is in question.
Gym Class
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Straight A student Gerald Morgan doesn’t want to ruin his grade point average with an F in gym class. So the out of shape teen asks the top runner at his high school for help. And soon discovers what she’s really running from. A short story for anyone who’s felt like giving up.
Worthy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,220. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
Seventeen-year-old Worthy lives in a house full of secrets. In the summer of 1946, a murder changes everything. Her plans to get out of Hogan’s Creek suddenly become tied up in a reckless yet exciting pursuit of truth and ultimately justice. She’ll nearly lose her life, but along the way she finds love, hope, and the truth about her family in unlikely places.
The Krampus on Chestnut Street: A Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,910. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The author sits back on his therapist’s chaise lounge and tells the story of his childhood encounter with a Krampus. This monster, well known in Alpine folklore, is a beast of great strength and ferocious temper whose mission is to punish bad children. The author reveals why he deserved to be targeted for such punishment in a story that is guaranteed to terrify.
The Johnny Moss Room
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,270. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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It takes a lot of guts to be Merv Moss's daughter and even more to love him. In this dramedy about the complicated bonds between fathers and daughters,17-year-old budding film genius Lilo Moss struggles to touch the grace and forgiveness that will lead her to come to terms with her outrageous ex-comic dad before it's too late. Set in 1960s New York and Miami, when all the world was changing.
Tutu's & Cowboy Boots (Part 1)
Price: Free! Words: 56,770. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
**Preorder Sale Price! Price will go up after release!** Cadence Lewis has been dancing since she could walk. Living in New York with her parents she has the chance to go to the best dance school in the country, but when her father does the unthinkable she’s forced to leave her dreams behind and move to a small southern town with her mom.
A Star In The Window: Days of Innocence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
Victor Vargas is a young boy growing up during the Korean War. He and his brother, Bonesy, were sent to live with their grandmother and cousin after their father’s plane got shot down, forcing their mother to go to work in the factories.Every day, they look at the star in their window, a symbol of hope that their dad will come back from the war and they can be a family again. Heartwarming!
An Upstate All-Season Fairy-Tale
Price: $1.65 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A rags-to-riches story set in upstate New York, for all seasons.
Razorblade Concerto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A short story from independent author Jessica Perez, Razorblade Concerto tells the story of high school junior Savannah and her last moments of life as she walks a self destructive path. This story was mentioned in Perez's novel, All I Need, as a work of Short Fiction written by Regina Lanning, one of the main characters..
Family Matters
Series: Agustus Family Triolgy. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,020. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In book two of the Augustus Family Trilogy, World War II has ended and life is returning to normal for the mighty Augustus family. The history, built by the Augustus family on lies and secrets is falling apart and so is the family.
Sınırların Piçi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: Turkish. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
İçine düştüğün karanlıkları, varlığının parçası olan soruları, içini eriten mutlu anları biriyle paylaşmazsan çoktan ölmüşsün gibi hissettin mi hiç? Dilin ile dinlemeye meraklı bir kulak arasındaki mesafenin, seni hayatta tutacak tek yol olduğunu düşündün mü? Hayatını, hiç tanımadığın birine anlatacak olsan, hangi kısımlarını atlar, hangilerini anlatırdın? Kimleri o anlığına kenarda bırakır,