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Brookline University: Freshman Year by Jennifer Samson
Series: Brookline University. Price: Free! Words: 111,490. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Book 1 of Brookline University - Twins Joy and Libby Morrison and their best friend Angel Sheridan, are finally off to college. They quickly discover it's a different world from the one they've left - one which saw them growing up in the foster care system in Seattle. Now living across the country, they're faced with a whole new set of challenges.
Piece of Work by Jennifer Samson
Series: Sin City, 0.5. Price: Free! Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Coming of age
Meet gang leader Tim Kelly, who's latest ideas pits him against the Chicago Outfit in 1965 Las Vegas. Prequel to the Sin City series.
Death Wish List by Jessica Surely
Price: Free! Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Coming of age
Your Life. Your Legacy. Your List. In a world where your memories are made viewable to others and it's your choice, which ones will flash before your eyes when you die... the trick is, deciding what matters. And what doesn't. Amber crafted her list more thoughtfully than anyone, but when navigating love and loss for the first time... she learns there's a lot more to life than a perfect ending.
Hundred Ghosts Soup by Robert Chansky
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Coming of age
A Beijing orphan is nearly eighteen. He wants a family and a name, if only for a while. He hacks adoption papers to get them. He also gets: a long train ride into an empty station in a ghost town. Ghosts. Their leaders, calling themselves Mr. and Mrs. Vulpin, are his new parents. They are illusion-casting fox spirits, glamorous, clever, and trapped. They need him to free themselves of the ghosts.
Torment: A Novella by H.D. Hunter
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 23,210. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Throughout the weekend of his brother’s funeral, a young man reflects on life. The story steps through the tangled web of coming-of-age identity crises, complicated by society and the environment around us. Dealing with grieving and rambunctious aunts and uncles, a role model sister he rarely sees, and the ever-mounting pressure of misfortune, the young man must decide: what is worth living for?
To Morrow Tomorrow, edition 3-C by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 24,890. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Coming of age
On a majestic March day in 1983, the author and the late Frank von Peck - while under the influence of a strange psychoactive elixir - traipse around Morrow Mountain State Park (NC), eventually finding - by forked chance - a magical green pond in the middle of knowhere. [sic] Soon their thoughts and spoken words send them and everyone they encounter on an epic adventure. Revisited 30 years later.
18 Things by Jamie Ayres
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,600. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2018 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Olga Gay Worontzoff thinks her biggest problems are an awful name and not attending prom with Conner, her best friend and secret crush since kindergarten. Then, Conner is killed in a freak boating accident and Olga feels responsible for his death. When she downs an entire bottle of pills to deal with the emotional pain, her parents force her into counseling.
People Like Us by Caro Soles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,480. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
How well do you know your friends? At a cottage reunion of old university pals, a long-buried secret threatens to crack their perfect lives wide open. Tentacles from the past grasp each of them, until one buckles under the pressure and slides headlong into murder.
Inspired by Susan Schaefer Bernardo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,050. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
As if life weren't complicated enough, teenager Rocket Malone has just learned that her mysterious Aunt Polly is actually Polyhymnia, a Greek Muse who desperately needs her help. Juggling Muse training and middle school (and trying to hold onto her best friend) isn't easy for a girl who doesn't feel she's creative - but the brighter Rocket shines, the more she lights the way for others.
All I Ever Wanted by David Neth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Presented with three wishes that could give him everything he's ever wanted, Leo soon realizes that genies have justly earned their reputation for twisting wishes to other ends. What he thought he wanted isn't all it's cracked up to be. Once he's used all his wishes, there's no turning back.
Seaside Daisies by Mollie Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,150. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018 by Suka Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Coming of age
After escaping her human trafficker, Tío, upon arrival in L.A., Honduran-born Soledad Sanchez finds herself without resources in a foreign land, fully aware that Tío and his men are still looking for her. While dreaming of a life in freedom, the fear of being tracked and found haunts her every step of the way.
Looking for Davy Jones by Diana Ferrare-Magaldi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,330. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Christian » General
A must-read for young teens and Baby Boomers alike… Set against the backdrop of the turbulent 1960s, “Looking for Davy Jones” is a coming-of-age tale about five teenage girls growing up and searching the hills of Laurel Canyon for a glimpse of their favorite music group and pop icons, The Monkees.
The LoveLock by Eichin Chang-Lim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Coming of age
A Suspenseful and Sensual Love Story! Life changes on a dime. Few understand this painful truth quite like Violet and Dylan, former college sweethearts united by their troubled childhoods. When a gut-wrenching tragedy strikes in their adult years, they're torn apart—their relationship unable to survive the blow. Though they go their separate ways, they remain connected by a meaningful token
The Five Greatest People Who Never Lived. A Story Of What We Lost by Thomas Oen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Christian » General
A child of God is asked to do a series of interviews with the five greatest people who never lived due to abortion. He sees in them lives never lived, the families that never came about and the great destinies never attained due their lives being snuffed out before they had a chance to become what they could have been. In all this, the man must deal with his own unworthiness and past failures.
Through a Child's Eyes by Laura Burke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
THROUGH A CHILD'S EYES is the story of an exceptional child’s endured misfortune, pain and loneliness. It is also the story of a battered child’s claim to power, resilience and triumph.
A Scary Vacation by HemDiva Dev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: Simple English. Published: April 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Coming of age
Caution: This book has teenage girls, paranormal experiences, beaches, crushes and a ghost. Five teenage girls, who are best friends, go on a hopefully amazing vacation. One of the girls is trying to scare the rest… But then it turns out that she wasn’t lying…
Morgantown Road by D F Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
Shy and stuttering Morgan McKenna struggles through special needs classes in high school and then lands a job in the local library. Travis Cooper is a brilliant college student who is barely pulling a C in Girls 101. A chance meeting is the start of a friendship and an awakening that stirs powerful emotions Morgan has never experienced before.