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The Greenhouse by Steven Bowman
Price: Free! Words: 11,760. Language: American English. Published: November 27, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
The Greenhouse is a 2016 young adult fiction and young adult family fiction novelette by American author Steven Bowman and inspired by Katie Christy, his cousin. It is the debut book that he has ever written.
What the Drone Saw by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Coming of age
A father and son go for an afternoon outing to the Natural Bridges (coastal southern Oregon) on an autumn Saturday. The son's new drone performs perfectly. Until a miscue at the end. The video footage is very unsettling. Did a teenage girl die? Rating: PG-13. Word count: 2727.
Tragic Hearts and Those Corrupted by Kelsey Amos
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
TRAGIC HEARTS AND THOSE CORRUPTED is a collection of dramatic, heartfelt and chilling stories that represent the tragedy that comes from human relationships.
Big Man & A Place I Will Never Leave by R.P. McQuillan
Price: Free! Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Eleven year-old Toby Dobson is always in trouble at School, predominantly from being a vicious bully. As we learn more about Toby and what he is going through we find there is more to the boy than meets the eye. Toby is forced to grow up quickly and re-examines what is important in life. He attempts to change but will his already shameful reputation prove too big an obstacle to overcome?
Tied Within by Rasmenia Massoud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Three friends are running from the hand they’ve been dealt, but in a single night, they’ll be forced to reckon with reality at a terrible cost. Set in northern Colorado in the early 90s, Tied Within is a story about what it means to feel like a weirdo while searching for an identity in a world that has already decided who you are.
Soul Bender: A Short Story by J.L. Shojosh
You set the price! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age
In this short story prologue, expect to see the world anew and ride the train of discovery with Alex, as foes and allies are made evident in the light of day. Sometimes it’s those whom you care for the most that have the ability to most wound you…
Get Updated, System's Archaic by Steve Weissman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Screenplays » Drama
Ken and Aaron's childhood sibling rivalry continues as adults. Though Aaron tries to make it good, even saving Ken's life, Ken's hatred stays. When Aaron shows up for a family reunion with Rahula, a half-Asian adopted son, Ken's prejudice grows and multiplies a hundred-fold when Rahula and Ken's daughter fall for each other. Can the past be healed or will the reunion tear the family further apart?
Mick, a Kid Who Fought by Steve Weissman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Screenplays » Drama
Raised by a father who never "stirs a tiger", quiet Mick shies away from confrontations, even when he's denied his well earned High School award by a jealous teacher. Yet after his girlfriend calls him a loser, Mick chooses to identify with his freedom fighting grandfather who died rocking too many boats. Will Mick learn to fight against bullies and win back his love, or will his father stop him?
Anxiety Can Suck by Jullian Brown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
The stories "The Anxious Coaster", "Confession", and "Friendships Die Hard" are short flash fiction written by Jullian Brown in the genre of drama/comedy for young adults in the e-book ANXIETY CAN SUCK.
The Blossoming of Oka Jepsen by George Vaughan
Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Supposing you dated a girl of astonishing mysteries and mind, and you found yourself totally entranced... what might this trance have made you miss? Would the mysteries, if solved, drive you apart, or is it the darkness that makes her who she is? In the middle of Hobart's iconic Cat and Fiddle Arcade, young Chester Gerrard must wrangle with this, and everything he thought he knew about her..
Bergstryker U by Richard Parks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
A venerable institution, Bergstryker University prides itself on the diversity of its student body. Meaning humans, fae, banshees, vampires, phookas, and some creatures no one is quite sure about. Where "monsters and humans mingle" there are stories to tell. Here are two of them.
The Cold Case of Benjamin the Glacier by Trish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Inspirational
A life tale of a curious Glacier who embarks on a journey of self discovery amidst the backdrop of climate change.
The Euphoria Girls: Graduation by Jordan Scheffer
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Four high school senior girls are determined to reach euphoria in all aspects of life. Relationships. Success. Most importantly, themselves. Can they do it while keeping euphoria amongst themselves?
Centipede by Martin Boyce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
From the pen of award-winning writer, Martin Boyce, comes this collection of short stories set against the backdrop of the island of Barbados in the Caribbean. These stories plunge unabashedly into the underground world of the LGBTQ+ community, and plough up unconscious realms of repressed traumas which interrupt the protagonists’ attempts to tolerate the limitation and hypocrisies of the society.
Dear Diary: A Short Story by J.L. Shojosh
Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Coming of age
This short story unfolds as journal entries. The journal’s author takes you through his grief stricken teenage life, having lost his girlfriend to the afterlife. The lad uncovers something fascinating about the magical book that he’d found in his attic, but what are the consequences to all this newfound power?