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An American Song by Jeffy C. Edie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,620. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The American Dream is something more than just financial success. What is the real American Dream? A true patriot recognizes the faults in the land they love, and tries to change it for the better, even when opposed by those in power that do not embrace change. “Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness, does not necessarily mean, the pursuit of money.”
Shell Out by Jeremy Bursey
Price: Free! Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Greg would love to enjoy a prosperous life, filling his apartment with luxuries, going out with friends, and meeting the girl of his dreams. But there's a problem: He's poor. Even when he makes a valiant effort to work hard for the money, someone or something finds a way to snag his earnings from him. Is it just how life works? Or is it possible for him to give his desires a chance?
Uma Canção para Julia by Charles Sheehan-Miles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,830. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 29, 2015 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Quando a sociedade menina Julia Thompson eo guitarrista de rock Crank Wilson atender a conexão entre eles é tão poderoso que ameaça destruir tudo distante.
Overnight Success by Mark Porter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,310. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Mark Porter sets off on a great adventure of post-college life, where he lives in an abandoned house owned by the Mafia, hangs with homeless people, gets beat up by bouncers, becomes romantically entangled with crazy aspiring actresses, drinks bum wine, is ordered to buy condoms for Hollywood screenwriters, becomes a professional cardboard box folder—and somewhere along the line finds true love.
Silently Still by Julieanne Lynch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
One winter, the world as she knows it changes. Jacinta becomes aware of her own mortality, and how fragile her existence truly is. Alone and frightened; to live or die, the choice is hers.
The Hiraeth Dialogues by David Kirk
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,060. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the late 1960's, a young man returns to his childhood home and is confronted with something odd. He begins to suspect his earlier recollections and feelings are either idealized or may have never existed. His story is an exploration of the philosophical and psychological effects of leaving home, returning home, and coping with change.
The Not-So-Holy Bible by Pete Nicely
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,170. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Fourteen-year old Claude Tillson is tired of waiting for his mother to sober up and move them out of his miserable grandparents’ house. After deciding that only he can fix everything, he asks his grandfather for help. What he gets instead destroys his faith and sends him and his mother on the run. The Not-So-Holy Bible is the story of how the truth can set you free. But first it breaks your heart.
Perky Erect Nipples by Theric Jepson
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: American English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Antemoff Ebookery. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A story of lost love and young cats and high school and regret and rental cars and, um.... "I should clear up right now that Perky Erect Nipples is the name of my cat." Or so claims Isaac in the first sentence of this droll novella from Theric Jepson. But regardless of his cat's name, Isaac has other things on his mind. Including the girl who got away but still haunts his memory, and her, um....
Stop Points by Luis Filipe Alves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jorge wants to become an adult on his own terms, free from his father’s control once and for all. When Fate grants him his wish, Jorge learns about Madalena, a woman from his father’s past. Meeting her forces Jorge to reevaluate everything, and as their lives become more and more enmeshed, both Jorge and Madalena learn that when life stops you in your tracks, everyone needs someone to push t
Bobby Joe's Recess Rebellion: Thoughts on Surviving the Playgrounds of Life by Robert Joseph
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 114,640. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In this heartfelt collection of stories based on events in his own life, Robert Joseph explores three “playgrounds” that shaped his young life: Catholic school, the Army, and an inner-city public school where he worked as a teacher.
A Drink Precedes a Story by Jack Nolan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A coming-of-age story of two teenaged boys, one white, one black, and their journey to adulthood. What transpires spans three generations and melds events from Ireland, the blue collar city of Troy, NY, the rolling horse fields of North Carolina, and the killing fields of Southeast Asia. It is a riveting account of love lost and love found, and the depths to which true friendship will take you.
Stay the Night by Kathleen McMahon Schwartz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,270. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
Maureen thought her retirement would be filled yoga, takeout Chinese, and weekly visits with her best friend. She couldn’t have been more wrong. Suddenly she finds herself caught up in life’s whirlwind, dating one, then two new men, and struggling to reconcile with an estranged daughter who is getting sicker by the day. Maureen is going to need all the strength and tenacity she’s ever had.
Miss Me, Nightmare. by Esme Leon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Maria, a southern lit-freak, artist and teen meet's the friend she's met many times in her dreams. The only way she's documented meeting him are from sketches and memories. She realizes only later through a series of events that he's more of a beautiful nightmare than a sweet dream.
Healing Rain by Katy Newton Naas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Five months ago, sixteen-year-old Rain Sawyer had it all — the perfect life with a loving, wealthy family and strong Christian faith. But one tragic incident shattered everything. Now Rain must start over, in a new school and a new town, struggling to create a new identity for herself. Can she keep her dark past a secret while trying to figure out who she wants to be?
Good Night, Jerk Face by Scott Semegran
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Seff is a 15-year-old boy living in San Antonio, Texas who dreams of getting a 1980 Mazda RX-7 for his sixteenth birthday. When he learns that his parents refuse to give him one, he finds a job at a nearby Greek restaurant to earn money to buy his RX-7. He forms a bond with the owner of the restaurant and discovers what is really important when getting his dream car. A novelette by Scott Semegran.
The Spanish Club by Danielle Burnette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,500. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
After discovering a shocking family secret, 17-year-old Brianna Garrett struggles with love, friendship, and identity on a summer trip abroad in Mexico. An honest coming-of-age, The Spanish Club chronicles the universal struggle to define oneself within the boundaries of friendship and love—even when the ones you trust break the rules.
Boring Short Stories From A Bearded Man by Samuel Planner
You set the price! Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Collection of short stories for those who enjoy literary surprises. It also mentions Imgur.
Two Sisters by Jeffrey Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 87,570. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Brooke and Leah Fulcher are about as different as two sisters can be, a division accentuated by Leah's deafness. How is it then that each becomes the other's best friend, not only totally reliant on one another but also reciprocal guardians through the challenges and perils of childhood and adolescence? Follow them on their entwined life journey of discovery, devotion, and love.
Coffee, Tea, and Gluten Free: The Novel by April Brown
Series: Cookbook, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,670. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sunshine and horses were all Tammy dreamed of. At college to work for the summer instead, she suffers a serious set of complications from a diet and workplace high in gluten. Erin unexpectedly feels lost and adrift without a purpose in the only home she has remembers. Together, the two must unearth forgotten family secrets and cement the ties that will bind them as sisters.