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Buckeye Lake Summer 1949: Take Care of Paula for Me by Patte Burgoon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Set at Buckeye Lake, Ohio this novel captures those special moments of youth, caught between innocence and eagerness,in the American playgrounds of old, when life was simpler, -- or was it?
Confessional by Roman Theodore Brandt
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age(2.00 from 1 review)
The night I drove Roger home from a party was the night I had to relive all of my childhood mistakes.
Father, Son & Grace by Cindy Hiday
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
"Buckle up and hang on." A boy with Down syndrome and a love for action movies, a grieving dad who hasn't slept in months, and a runaway preacher's wife desperate to see a Las Vegas icon before she forgets it ever existed, set off a chain of adventures and accidental heroism from Ohio to Nevada.
Shaking the Tree by Keith R. Rees
Price: Free! Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
Shaking the Tree is the comical, yet dramatic coming-of-age tale of a young boy, Nicholas Havens, who makes a life-long friend in a straight-talking African American laborer named Sooter, while growing up in the hard life of a rural farming community.
Swift River by R.C. Binstock
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Swift River is the story of Polly McPhee, who comes of age as her central Massachusetts town is gradually emptied and cleared, along with three others, to create the Quabbin Reservoir -- a permanent source of clean water for the people of Boston. Ultimately, Polly survives and rises above both personal misfortune and the loss of her home to discover a clear and hopeful vision of her future.
Just Another Sunday: A Novel by Elizabeth Good
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA(2.00 from 1 review)
Just Another Sunday Is Anything but Ordinary - Set against the backdrop of the turbulent late 1960s and early 1970s, Just Another Sunday is inspired by actual events and follows Lia Benedict, a teenager growing up in the suburbs of New Jersey.
Boys in Gilded Cages by Jarod Powell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Coming of age
In gloomy southern Missouri, meth-addicted preacher's son Eric Redmond--idealistic, eccentric, and wise beyond his years--warns us of an impending apocalypse of our own doing. With a wide cast of characters that exist in the periphery of unreliable source Eric, we see both dysfunction and beauty in this hypnotic and fragmented novel of adolescent self-destruction, bad medicine, and death.
The Man Who Loved Too Much - Book 1: Archipelago by John Rachel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,520. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy
This is the story of Billy Green. With all of the swell advantages of growing up in beautiful Detroit, Michigan … what could possibly go wrong?
Sixteen by Courtney Seiberling
Price: Free! Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age(4.00 from 1 review)
What's it like to lose your father at 16 or fall for a man 16 years your senior? Lose your innocence to sin or gain strength through weakness? Sixteen brings together 16 vignettes of experiences in love and loss. Part fiction, part not, the anthology collects the truths of what it means to love and lose, want and wonder…how we are never the same once everything changes.
Bound by Blood (MT, #1) by Heather Dowell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: American English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age
Oli believes he is doomed to a life of responsibility and back-breaking labor, until he stumbles upon an opportunity that will improve his life and the lives of his family. Nattily/Rain has always been privileged, but that doesn't mean her life has been easy.
Accepted by Coleen Lahr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,670. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Ashley arrived at college, she never dreamed she’d find happiness, much less a family of friends or even love with Colin. But the most popular girl in her class, Randi, likes Colin, too. Will Ashley allow herself to hold on to happiness, and Colin, or will her fear of losing her friends, the only friends she’s ever known, dictate her actions?
Kitty Itty And The Seawall Broke by S. A. Barton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Coming of age
A novella, about 9,000 words. Jonny lives with his mom on the hardscrabble coast of North Carolina. The old coast is underwater -- Jonny's dad makes a living diving to salvage valuables from drowned towns, rarely home. It's a hard life. When Jonny rescues Kitty Itty he learns a bit about responsibility and caring, but the coming hurricane Xerxes may teach them both some harder lessons.
A Funeral for an Owl by Jane Davis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,670. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Urban
Twenty years of change, One person who cares What kind of a boy would it take to convince two high school teachers to risk their careers?
Sternschnuppen: Eine Thompson-Sisters Novelle by Charles Sheehan-Miles
Series: Thompson-Sisters, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: German. Published: October 29, 2014 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Während der ganzen Reise stellt sich Crank die eine Frage: Kann er Julia zurückgewinnen, nachdem er es so sehr vermasselt hat?
Rancher's Christmas by Jeanne Harrell
Series: Rancher. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,480. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Coming of age
Christmas on the Johnson ranch in Nevada promises to be memorable. All of Lily and Sandy's (Rancher's Girl) children will be home with their children. But there's tension too: Janie and Mandy are pregnant and due any minute. Financial troubles threaten the ranch and Anna's getting married, but not to Joey. When a snowstorm hits, Lily wonders if she can hold everything together or nothing at all.
Power-Packed LitFic Vol. 1 (3-Book Special Edition Box Set) by Robb Grindstaff, Angela Scott, & P.K. Tyler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 242,320. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
3 multiple award-winning, bestselling authors... 3 award-winning, emotionally powerful novels... all available in 1 box set – an extraordinary value: 1) "Carry Me Away" by Robb Grindstaff; 2) "Desert Rice" by Angela Scott; 3) "White Chalk" by P.K. Tyler.
Three Weeks In The Summer by Paul Marriner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
'evocative.... sensitive .... affecting' A coming of age novel set in 1976 in which a young man spends the summer with his uncle and learns of infatuation, love and death against the backdrop of forest fires.
The Ghost of Atlanta by Julius J.E. Thompson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
In The Ghost of Atlanta, Andy Michael Pilgrim faces demons from his youth that haunted his life. These are the ghosts in the crawl spaces of his life; some are real and some supernatural.
Ajar by Marianna Boncek
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Sixteen year old Gus Woodard is about to live the best summer of his life. Then something goes wrong. Something goes terribly wrong. Ajar is a coming of age story about sixteen year old Gus Woodard and his schizophrenic brother. Set during the 1970s in a small town in upstate New York, Gus must suffer the undeserved consequences when his delusional brother kills the local sweetheart.
Long Distance by Elaina Duke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,700. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
On paper, Melody Finch seems to have it all—but when she receives the devastating news that her father's suffered a mental breakdown, her world comes crashing down around her.