Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Wicked Temper
By Randy Thornhorn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,960. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Hitch a wild-ass ride with two runaway teens—-the runty but tough preacher's girl Tizzy Polk and her punk boyfriend Matthew. They might think they are Bonnie and Clyde, but they might also race headlong into an evil far greater than their own. They may come to see things darkly different and seldom seen on that bewitched mountain known below as Riddle Top. A rockabilly heart of darkness.
Lily and Me in Haut de Cagnes
By Delaney Henderson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,680. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The lives and loves of a 13-year-old girl and her mother in the French village of Haut de Cagnes.
I Tried to Tell You but You Wouldn't Listen
By Cindy Matias
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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This is a short story I wrote inspired by some of the things recently going on in my life and some of my thoughts. I recently had problems opening up to anyone and the whole situation was frustrating everyone. I talked to my doctor about it and she suggested therapy. That's where the whole idea of this story came from, even though I never got therapy myself. Enjoy.
After the Race
By Michael B Jones
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,440. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
After the Race recounts the unraveling of the family Reed. and the raw, serpentine trails blazed by the father-son pair of Wayne—an Army Special Forces veteran whose reckless pursuit of contentment propels the story—and Charles—a gifted runner whose effortless successes on the track contrast his struggles everywhere else. A father-son drama in the tradition of The Great Santini.
Pelican Smile
By Wendy Beach
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: Australian English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Penny Leighton's father dies a huge hole is left in her heart, and it is a hole she has fallen into deeply. She becomes preoccupied with the need to know where his remains have been scattered. Desperate to set her father's haunting spirit free she, instead, discovers how to set herself free—to forgive
The Savannah House
By Jamie O'Connor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014 by A Horse Called Alpha. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Going home is never easy. Gennie left her home in southern Georgia for cooking school in New York as soon as the ink was dry on her high school diploma, and she never looked back. This is a story about southern women, about what it's like to be the quiet one, and about really understanding what it is you want out of life. Mostly, though, this is a story about food.
Promises
By Carolyn Roosth
Series: Novels that develop characters' histories, Book 3. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Promises is the story of a young girl’s struggle to define herself according to the ideals of success and education taught by her parents. Helen’s journey is fraught with unexpected tragedies and desertions. She makes promises as a way of bargaining to deal with her guilt and grief. Helen learns to depend on family, friends, and her singing ability to achieve her goals.
Just To Be With You: The Sullivans (Contemporary Romance)
By Bella Andre
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,680. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
JUST TO BE WITH YOU is the newest book in Bella Andre's New York Times and USA Today bestselling Sullivan series. Over 1.5 million books sold so far! This is Ian Sullivan and Tatiana Landon's story. The Seattle Sullivans.
Children of the Canyon
By David Kukoff
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,220. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Children of the Canyon tells the story of David, a boy growing up in LA’s fabled Laurel Canyon neighborhood as the 1960s counterculture is coming to an end.
Sobel's Skin
By Bonnie Loshbaugh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,630. Language: American English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When the spirits call, you must answer. When the spirits called Sobel, she ran away. Things have been going badly ever since. But when the mountain next to her village begins spewing ash and fire, Sobel can no longer avoid the spirit world. Big Raven has big plans for a little girl from the Salmon Tribe, and they start in the hot heart of a volcano.
No One's Watching
By Sandy Green
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,440. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
At summer dance camp, Kitri isn't chosen for a ballet role at the end-of-camp performance but for an Irish dance duet, a form of dance her mother hates. Soon Kitri realizes she’s falling in love with everything about Irish dance, including her partner Blake. Kitri has to decide whether to crush her mom’s hopes or tie a Celtic knot to her new passion and hang on.
Once Bad Intentions
By Monique Dixon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,810. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Once Bad Intentions is a coming of age urban love story of triumph and redemption. The inspirational story of a young girl’s journey to defeat her past, the violent characteristics she had become prone to, and succeed in the world of fashion photography.
Biflocka
By Kevin Klix
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,210. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A teenage boy, Clyde Clark, goes through his father's suicide, his mother's abuse, his befriended drug dealers, an adoption by his principle, whom is a botanist, and a drug that becomes larger than life inside the city of West Palm Beach, Florida. A fresh, new voice by award-winning artist Kevin Klix.
Still Air
By Sean Monaghan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ben Easton's bringing his new son and girlfriend halfway around the world to meet his father and his father's new girlfriend. Naturally Ben's half-crazed mother is going to crash the party. A New Zealand literary story by Sean Monaghan, author of "Fog".
Waiting For Tomorrow
By Hannah Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Brenda Wilson is a baby -boomer, living with her parents, on a desolate Northern English estate where they have been rehoused after the war.The family's journey out of this environment is told against the background of the great social changes of the post-war years.
The Bird Children (Book One of the Phoenix Realm)
By Karen Nilsen
Series: The Phoenix Realm, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 226,830. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Avreal of Landers just knows there is something wrong with her, despite her family's protests to the contrary. She has no navel, and she loses her voice on occasion, sometimes unable to talk for months at a time. Her older brother Dominic, a young warlock struggling with his own demons, remembers what his sister doesn't: that she hatched out of an egg and spent her infancy as a bird . . .
Hiding in the Weave
By William Bayer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
New York Times best-selling crime fiction writer, William Bayer, breaks new ground with this novel, a coming-of-age/psychological mystery. Hiding in the Weave is a novel for adults about the strivings of youth. . . love, passion, art, art-making, growing up and letting go. It takes the traditional coming-of-age boarding school novel into fascinating new territory.
Elle s'appelait Sonia Verjik
By Dominique Lebel
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 48,840. Language: French. Published: February 8, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sonia Verjik a passé sa vie à fuir tout ce qui pouvait entraver sa liberté : son pays, les hommes qui l’ont aimée, l’idée même de la maternité. Et s’ils se mettent à trois pour parler d’elle, c’est parce qu’elle a laissé derrière elle des zones d’ombre sur lesquelles chacun tentera de porter son propre éclairage, avec plus ou moins de bienveillance et d’honnêteté.
The Good Lie
By Robin Brande
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Ryer Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Lizzie Aimes was raised to be honest. Pure. Obedient. But lately she's the only person playing by those rules. When her family life falls apart, Lizzie must draw on her deepest resources to save the one she loves. Even if it means destroying someone else in the process.
Down the Throat of the Mountain
By Jennifer Erickson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Long Shot, Colorado is a magical place. It's just a matter of looking at it the right way.