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Reflections: A Story of Friendship by Jeff Hopkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,370. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Coming of age
It is the 25th April 1919 and Captain Christopher Murphy has been invited back to his old school, Guildale College, to deliver an address in the first year of peace after The Great War. When he arrives at East Guildale railway station, which is adjacent to the school, a flood of memories come rushing back. He now knows what he must say and walks to the school to deliver his address.
REVENGE OF THE RATS by Michael Allender
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Coming of age
Abbie's brother, Bendigo, and his friend, Lydel, are partly responsible for dump ground rats invading Ben's family chicken coup. Ben hatches a plan to use the rats themselves to act as the instruments of their own demise. The plan, although effective, proves far more costly than expected.
The One: A Short Story by Teresa Lo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In "The One," a recent college graduate delays entering the real world by forming a drug and sex-fueled relationship with "The One," a boy her age who is nothing what he seems.
Boy Lips Boy Breath by Luke Hartwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
This collection of Luke Hartwell's short stories--Jimmy, Michael, Nothing Strikes Back!, and Toller--showcases his ability to create intriguing characters then tell their stories in a voice so accurate readers are transported.
Floating Paper Strips by Meyari McFarland
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
Efe's body betrayed her. Daily. She couldn't walk, couldn't run, couldn't do all the things a page should do, no matter how hard she tried. That was just the way it was. Until Father Abijah decided that the way it was wasn't good enough. Then a whole new Path opened up to Efe and her future bloomed like a lily emerging from the pond.
Billy in the Lowground by Sumner Wilson
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 50,000. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Coming of age
The vast blue sky. The endless flow of pristine waters. The days of summer that seem to have no end. All this belongs to Scotlin Bright as he gallops from one adventure to the next with no thought of tomorrow. Tomorrow is for grown-ups. Today belongs to Scotlin. But his happiness is harshly interrupted when Scotlin learns he must soon leave the river to take his place working his father's farm.
Gaijin, Vol. I by Umi 宇美
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Jade Leigh doesn't even know you, but he probably hates you already. He never wanted to move here in the first place, so what does he care if people don't like him? Unfortunately, his bad attitude matters way more than Jade wants to admit, and the neighborhood delinquent is about to enlighten him.
Tutus & Cowboy Boots (Part 2) by Casey Peeler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Coming of age
After an eventful Christmas break, Cadence Lewis is shaken to the core. The life she lived in New York no longer makes sense. Faced with so many questions she runs to the only person who has ever listened to her. Will Cadence be able to overcome the path she’s been given or will she take the easy way out?
Pinkeens to Diddies by David R. McCabe
Series: An Irish Lad. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,990. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Coming of age
In this gently humorous story, young, sensitive Brendan Harris learns much about life, family and the need to fit in while growing in 1940s semi-rural Southern Ireland. Life brings the typical surprises for young boys turning into young men, as Brendan grows up fishing for ‘pinkeens’ and later learns his fair share about the opposite sex, and the delights and disappointments of coming of age.
Brendan Afloat by David R. McCabe
Series: An Irish Lad. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,040. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Coming of age
When seventeen-year-old Brendan Harris returns home to take his final officer’s exam, disaster strikes, leaving him in a deep coma. His diary, kept over the years at sea, becomes a must-read for his nurses. For in it, Brendan describes his escapades in the British Merchant Navy...and with girls. But will Brendan’s girl wait for him if he should ever from his coma?
Cuando el Sol se Derrama by P. A. Wunderlich
Price: Free! Words: 44,630. Language: Spanish. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
Un niño sale huyendo de la casa perseguido por la temible imagen de su padre. El joven encontrará que el amor es frío, la soledad su única fuente de seguridad. James Jackson se convertirá en un prestigioso médico oncólogo, afanado al mundo objetivo de la ciencia libre de emociones.
Darla Decker Plays It Straight by Jessica McHugh
Series: Darla Decker Diaries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2016 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Coming of age
Darla Decker is still shaking from a rough year of seventh grade. Her parents barely speak to each other, her best friend Reggie is dating her lifelong crush, and Nate Young is acting like he’s allergic to the word “boyfriend.” Troubles aside, Darla is resolved to be on her best behavior and kick off eighth grade with a smile… but even the straightest paths have obstacles. [YA Coming-of-Age]
Heartbreak by Skye Warren
Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
"It's a tale of survival, sacrifice and love between two teenagers with an uncertain future." - The Book Sirens Some wounds never heal… She's stuck in another foster home. He's the new boy with a bad reputation. Falling in love in the wrong place and the wrong time never felt so good.
Blessed Poison by Donny Hunt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Breaking into the realm of the world’s elite guitarists won’t be easy. She’ll have to work twice as hard to earn the respect she craves.
Command and Control by Hallett German
Series: My Personal Favorites · One Of Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,610. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Coming of age
Command and Control is a story on how a scrawny clueless business student desperate to complete his dissertation is dramatically transformed to a fearsome and hunted pirate. Adventure, a captainless ship, organization studies and more.
The English Refugee: The Day It Happened Here by Jonathan Pidduck
Price: Free! Words: 65,150. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age(4.00 from 2 reviews)
What if the refugee crisis happened here? What if we were the refugees? Jack, an eight year old boy is forced to flee abroad with his family when his home town is bombed. But to get there, he must first overcome hunger and thirst, rioters and scavengers, a French government unsympathetic to the plight of asylum-seekers, and the sharp end of the invading Russian army.
Lena by Matt Powers
Price: Free! Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Set in Southern California in 2016, Lena is a coming-of-age thriller/comedy/romance that follows two millennials through a single afternoon when one mistake threatens to ruin their lives. Both action-packed and psychological, this dynamic piece twists and turns and warms your heart at the same time.
The Memory of Trees by Mick Rooney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,260. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
The Memory of Trees is the story of Carlos, a shepherd boy, who travels from his beautiful home in Cyprus, following in the footsteps of Saint Paul into the Middle East and along the road to Damascus. Experiencing unbearable loss and exile, he sets out on a journey of knowledge and adventure.
Tinta china sobre papiro by Laura Lauman
Price: Free! Words: 81,330. Language: Spanish. Published: March 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Allen no estaba acostumbrado a que le negasen un capricho, menos aún después de un berrinche monumental. Y viene su hermana con un trato extraño. Nada que él no pueda manejar... o eso espera.