Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

The Walk On (Part 1)
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Stefan Pawlikowski. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Walk On is a three part story about Shawn Tanner. You will watch Shawn grow from boy to man. The reader will walk through the life of Shawn as he discovers his passions and loves; stars on the Gridiron and becomes a trusted friend. Shawn allows the reader to experience with him a determination in life. Overcoming life's obstacles, pitfalls and what it means to Walk On.
Waiting on Forever
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,580. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When it comes to the social ladder, Leah is at the bottom. Popular girls, hot guys and star athletes are of no importance to her, except for one. Matthew Jacobs. Although Leah’s feelings toward Matt run deeper than just a friendship, it is something she would never let be heard because the odds of someone like Matthew Jacobs going for someone like Leah Bennett are slim to none.
Neverland, Ohio
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,430. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Neverland, Ohio is a novel about all matters of love and death, family and friends. What begins as a love triangle between brothers Sam and Ben and their neighbor Anna becomes a profound coming-of-age story when Ben is killed in a hit and run accident.
Midnight Baseball
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Mendicant Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Brilliantly showcasing one of the lone, remaining adolescent rites-of-passage -- a boy's first beer -- "Midnight Baseball" chronicles a fathers-and-sons fishing trip that quickly devolves into cards and drunken revelry. Mendicant Bookworks presents literary short fiction by Bob Pajich.
Best Friends
Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Travel through Jordan and Michelle's friendship. Jordan has just moved back to her hometown with her daughter and she reflects on major points on her friendship with Michelle.
Lonesome Serenity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
I am alone. Or am I? Surely no one has felt this alone. Surely no one has lived my pain. If only you could understand my sick muse like I do. Yet maybe if I show this small piece, you too can feel it. Tell me, am I alone?
Entanglement
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Four characters, all connected to each other.
The Graveyard
Series: Diamonds, #7. Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
For years Colin Abbott has put his life on hold, living only for his elderly mother. With her gone he is alone, adrift in a world he doesn’t fully understand. On one sunny summer day he sets off from his mother’s grave, and attempts to take control, to learn to enjoy his life and maybe even learn to love again.
Growing Up Wilder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Dancy Wilder and her sister Marla are navigating childhood successfully in spite of their father’s crazy romantic encounters ~ a spiritualistic grass-smoking hippie, a double-D cup kleptomaniac known over the CB airwaves as Hot Ginger, and an olive-skinned Greek goddess, just to name a few.
McAlister's Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by john Halsted. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
By his fifteenth birthday, Danny McAlister in on the run. He has escaped from a draconian boarding school after seriously injuring the principal. His flight takes him through Northern Queensland to the New Guinea Highlands where he searches for his father, lost while fighting the Japanese on the Kokoda Track.
Linkshopping
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,940. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In this coming-of-age book, Mark Davis tells his own story: that of a misunderstood, struggling fourteen year old who finds himself sparked by a vacationing Swedish girl after only a brief introduction. Days after she returns to Linköping, Sweden, he feels compelled to run away from home to see if he can find her. It's an adventure built on little more than a hunch and big hopes.
The Accidental Terrorist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,080. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Judge Saxon is a 19-year-old disgruntled terrorist who can't escape from the violent cell his father enlisted him in. When the leader claims that God has chosen Judge to set off a nuke in a crowded city, Judge sees his chance for freedom. With the bomb in his backpack, Judge begins a life as a roadie for a rock band. When his past catches up to him, Judge learns how hard it is to escape his past.
See You Next Tuesday
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,640. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A collection of depressing short stories and poetry that will probably make you laugh. The content deals with everything from delusions of granduer to botched suicides to falling in love again.
The Days of a King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,740. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A weird, cross-country coming of age story. Adam lets things happen to him. He's never been one to go out and do something. But he's had enough of that. He decides to start heading West and with each step, the journey gets stranger and stranger.
The Attic
Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The transformation of a young boy into a man as he comes to grips with his fear of "The Attic"
A Little Fire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,910. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » General
A compelling and personal story, with a definite voice. Careers are a joke and jobs are cutting back hours. Everything is pointless. What makes it all the worse is that for some people everything is basking in sunlight. Sometimes a light does come along, and from the darkness, with a little fire, you find a new path and maybe one together until the light goes out.
Notes...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a short story involving an infatuation that breaks the rules and the thought process of the young woman caught in it
Kinderkin - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Kinderkin is what you get when you mash up concepts from Walt Whitman and The Adjustment Bureau, sprinkled with some Plato's Symposium into an original story. Enjoy! If you have ever felt like a lost soul, read Kinderkin!
Secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » General
~A man pushed too far~Uncontrollable rage~Secrets~ Determined to become a concert pianist, Michael struggles against drunken parents, finances, lost love, and bad odds. But there is only so much a young man can take before he snaps. Judith works at a bordello and is on the dessert menu. She also was once pushed too far. Michael's music draws her to him. Can they overcome their tormenting secrets?
Motivational Stories: Part Eleven
Series: Motivational Stories, Book 11. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In this fast paced world, people hardly get time to pause and think about the forces which motivate or retard them. They are immersed in their works so deeply, earning and arranging that there is hardly any time for them to read the stories which children used to read in the past.