Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Ten Ricky Huening Stories
Series: Fiction Short Story Collection Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Growing up in the Sixties was an exciting time to come of age.
Raven on a Molehill
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Royston Hale is a young man with his whole life before him. He is also one of the long term unemployed. All Royston Hale wishes to do is to go camping in the countryside. Instead, much to his horror, he finds a job. Worse still, it's in a care home called 'Hilltops: Home for the Elderly, the Demented and the Misinformed.'
Ransom Seaborn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's Dan Finbar's freshman year and he's struggling to find his proper place in Harrison College. When he finally breaks through into the world of notorious loner Ransom Seaborn, their friendship is brutally cut short, leaving Finbar with nothing but Ransom's old leather journal.
Pan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Inspirational
Named after a character in one of the book's four short stories, Pan contains: A Ball Rolling, Determination, Rocket, and Without Its Finish, Before I Slept.
An Awkward Moment in the Upper Ordovician
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Two minutes on a limestone Ozarks bluff, a lifetime of lingering questions.
Ready Reference Treatise: Breath, Eyes, Memory
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 76 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 98. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Breath, Eyes, Memory” was the first novel by Edwidge Danticat. At the time of the publication of this novel, she was only twenty five years old.
The Story Trail
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In the gallant world of ball gowns and society parties, a young woman questions her life. Does she really have to succumb to the pressure of expectation or can she soar free, achieving her dreams? An unexpected meeting rocks her world and she carries the effects of this through the passage of time.
Town Without Guns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,770. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by R.D. Byron-Smith. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When tragedy strikes his school fifth-grader Nathan Granger comes up with a unique way to end gun violence in his tiny rural town. But is this intelligent, resourceful boy big enough to smash heads with one of America's most powerful gun organizations? A thought-provoking story for our troubled times.
A Plank in Reason
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 74,890. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Plank in Reason is a comical Postmodern bildungsroman that chronicles the adventures and misadventures of the irreverent Anthony Allende. A coming of age work that examines the dissolution and reconstruction of a young man's psyche amidst the overwhelming absurdity of the modern world, A Plank in Reason examines the experience of growing up in a society devoid of objective standards and values.
The Legend of Gerald Arthur McGuinness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The Legend of Gerald Arthur McGuinness follows the title character from birth to high school and beyond, as he tries to figure out how life can be so funny, confusing, and heartbreaking, all at the same time.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bless Me, Ultima
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 72 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 94. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Bless Me, Ultima” by Rudolfo Anaya was first published in 1972. It is considered to be one of the most widely read and critically acclaimed novel in the Chicano literary canon.
Touched
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Seventeen year-old Frankie Keilman doesn't see the world quite like everyone else in his community. Gifted with uncanny artistic ability, Frankie has heard stories of a boy who was once "sent off" because he saw what no one else could see, because he was "touched." Fearing that he is also touched, Frankie seeks to hide his gifts and is successful in doing so until he encounters Ellie McThacker.
Touched
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Seventeen year-old Frankie Keilman doesn't see the world quite like everyone else in his community. Gifted with uncanny artistic ability, Frankie has heard stories of a boy who was once "sent off" because he saw what no one else could see, because he was "touched." Fearing that he is also touched, Frankie seeks to hide his gifts and is successful in doing so until he encounters Ellie McThacker.
Finding Verity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,410. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
How much loss can one man survive? A moving story about a boy's survival and search for truth. At 13, Puck is abandoned. Ten years later, he rescues an old woman from an assault. As their friendship develops, Puck reveals his troubled past, as well as a longing to reconnect with a homeless man who lived in the tunnels under New York City. Verity means truth. Follow Puck as he learns his truth.
Taken
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Epi Martin was an intelligent young girl on the cusp of becoming a mature woman. She enjoyed the nearly unquestioning trust of her mother and the devoted attention of Alfredo, the young man whom she loved and who in turn was entirely taken with her special charms. The future seemed safe and quite certain, until one day of irrevocable change. A short story. (May be unsuitable for some readers.)
Tim Portland and the Reunion Photos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Tim Portland doesn't fit in. He's got an ambitious spirit and a big heart, but hasn't yet found his place in the social order of Coleman High. All that's about to change. Tim is organizing photography for the school's 75th Reunion. If he can manage to pull off the photos perfectly, navigate his first love, and keep his competitive friend Kelsey at bay, Tim will finally have his chance to shine.
Paragens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Liberdade não é rebeldia, independência não é isolamento. Erros são lições, para quem os comete e para quem os vê cometidos. E quando a vida nos pára, precisamos de quem nos empurre no sentido certo. Paragens: Um drama familiar em busca de uma família. Escrito em 2006 e revisto a fundo ao longo de 2012, esta é a versão definitiva do primeiro livro de Luís Filipe Alves.
The Watch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eleven-year-old Angel is trying to maneuver her increasingly messy childhood. Her mother's husband hunting, the nuns at school are mean; there's a steady stream of potential new step-parents. There's also her father, Ray. He's an awful parent, but Angel holds out hope that he'll change. The hope grows stronger when he hints of buying her a special gift, one that could transform her entire life.
New Hope City
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(2.00 from 4 reviews)
A troubled teen and a disillusioned cop cross paths in a southern town suffering from economic and social collapse.
Onward
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 111,260. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Onward is the dramatic story of James, a recent college graduate, who, seeking one last uninhibited stint, returns to his regular summer job, waiting tables in a tourist town. Subtle, yet simplistic prose, tells of a journey for personal truth and identity, tested by work—the burdened time of dinner rushes, arduous customers, and head nodding with delighted smiles; and play—midday relaxing at the