Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Cross-Currents
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Cross-Currents is a coming-of-age story set in the Thousand Islands region of the St. Lawrence River and centered around several teenagers dealing with bullying, harmful behaviors, family secrets, and the discovery of an international smuggling ring.
Darla Decker Shakes the State
Series: Darla Decker Diaries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,310. Language: American English. Published: May 30, 2015 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Seventh grade starts on a hopeful note when Darla Decker and the Fairmount Fifteen are invited to the State Show Choir Competition at Coaster Kingdom. Although she’s made a no-dating bet with Nate, she’s jealous of her friend Reggie’s cell phone, and her parents are constantly at each other’s throats, Darla remains determined to make seventh grade the best year ever. [Young Adult - 13 and Up]
An American Song
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.”
Uma Canção para Julia
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
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
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 Not-So-Holy Bible
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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.
I Will Last Through: A Novel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,800. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
College friends fret on the eve of separation. Going into the world, they feel that the future sparkles with limitless possibility and that their bond is unbreakable. Quickly a sort of social gravity catches them out, revealing that for adults choices are few and ties are tenuous. Their trajectories—pulling apart, drawing calamitously close—plot the erratic orbit of modern existence.
Bobby Joe's Recess Rebellion: Thoughts on Surviving the Playgrounds of Life
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
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.
Healing Rain
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?
The Spanish Club
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.
Two Sisters
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
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.
Dead Kid Driving
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,690. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jenna is a teenage driver who is about to run out of luck - until she meets a stranger who is determined to save her life. They are on the road to learn the art and science of precision driving, but the side roads are full of lessons about life and love in suburban Atlanta.
Beyond Parallel
Price: Free! Words: 69,600. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
ONE BOY. ONE GIRL. ONE INSIGNIFICANT MOMENT THAT CHANGES THEIR LIVES FOREVER. Bella and Clark are two young twenty-somethings, finding themselves in a chaotic and crazy world. One craves love; the other avoids it. Will they find one another, or will a single what-if moment mean they never meet?
The Art of Raising Hell
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,010. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“There are some people that walk around on two feet and others like me that run on all four.” To most people, that’s a bold statement. I just wish I’d been the one to say it, but I wasn’t. In fact, until a few days ago, I wasn’t even sure what it meant.
Ride Every Stride
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,810. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
What if you ran away from your past to pursue your dream, only to have that same dream bring you face-to-face with the very demons you hoped to escape? For Jed Carver, the answer is simple—ride every stride until the dream comes true, no matter what obstacle he must clear. Come along for the ride as this mysterious, troubled young man overcomes adversity to achieve Canadian show jumping stardom.
About Love
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A book about a man allowed to live an entirely new life when he awakens after death in the body of a sixteen year old boy.
Offsides
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,360. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Sports
“A tremendously funny and touching book. I really loved it.” —Diane Keaton Kerry Madden-Lunsford’s fresh, often hilarious, debut novel presents a bittersweet and unforgettable tale of adolescence.