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Three Families: A Novella and Two Plays by Bear Kosik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,900. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Plays » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Coming of age
Bear Kosik explores the dynamics of families and their friends in three formats. Boots on the Ground recounts the story of a WWII veteran and his greatest wish. Father's Day draws us into the life of a grad student facing loss on many levels. Mother Explains reveals surprises among surprise party guests. Each vividly displays the interplay of emotions that permeate family relationships.
Me, The Biological by B. R. Miller
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Three step brothers rampage their way through childhood – playing in the streets, making forts. From the intense family unity that surrounds a child to the resilience and strength of brotherhood to the profound isolation a young man endures as he begins to see himself in the world, this novel reinvents the coming-of-age story in a way that is sucker-punch powerful.
Pearl of the seas, a fairytale by Ruth Finnegan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A fairytale for children of all ages ,above all the preteens, about a fantastic adventure through the seas to a land of paradise, in which Chris, ably helped by Kate (with her darning and her incapacity with numbers) and Kate's dog Holly, overcome innumerable dangers by sea and land, ending in a sore sacrifice and a family tea. The prequel to the inspirational award-winning 'Black Inked Pearl'
Dead Dogs & Splintered Hearts by Tom Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,680. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Urban
“Read everything with his name on” – Tony Parsons “A little bit of Fellini/Fitzgerald in feeling” – Oliver Stone In these 24 short stories, author Tom Ward invites you inside a world at times heartbreaking, occasionally violent, and often perverse.
Sweet Sorrow by Tricia Drammeh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,290. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Rowan earns the part of Juliet in the school play, but it’s impossible to concentrate on her lines when her crush is cast as Romeo. Eddie is a fallen football hero who has lost the respect of his peers and earned the animosity of Rowan's father, the high school football coach. Eddie's tarnished past collides with Rowan's dark secrets, and suddenly, the whole school becomes a stage.
Running Over Rainbows by Erin O'Quinn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,230. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
Teenager Caylith is “imprisoned” for six months learning how to become a proper young lady. Her reluctant handler is Marrie AppleSprout, the elderly aunt of her father. The despised relative is just as much a stubborn, willful renegade as her niece—a fact she keeps well hidden from Caylith! What happens when a white pony and a white unicorn gallop into the lives of both these red-headed hellions?
No Accident: A Teen Novel: A young adult paranormal mystery by Emma Right
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Mysteries. Lies. Truths. When young Mary Jane moves into their new home she suspects the house holds many secrets. Her parents behave suspiciously and hide a past that threatens to push her to the brink of insanity. Can she trust her family if they cannot tell her the truth? How much of the truth can Mary Jane handle and need to unravel the mysteries of the house, as well as her dark past?
Rebuilding Me by Jamie White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,580. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Coming of age
Courtney's world has been shattered. Crippled by grief and guilt, she isn't even sure what's real and what isn't anymore. Santiago has just begun following in his family's tradition when he comes across a wild, lost-looking girl. She's rude and violent, but something about her calls to him, and he resolves to help her. Will Courtney be able to pull herself out of the darkness she's been lost in?
How I Grew Up by Susan Moore Jordan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,620. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
In How I Grew Up (Book One of “The Carousel Trilogy”), eighteen-year-old high school senior Melanie Stewart must deal with a horrific family tragedy as she prepares for the lead in her school’s musical production of Carousel. Being involved in the show helps her understand she is stronger than she knew, and with the love and support of her family and friends she begins to heal.
American Solace: Passage by Jonathan Cook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,070. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A prehistoric fantasy with a twist, sort of a People of the Wolf meets the post-apocalypse. Little Owl breaks taboos, raises the ire of his elders, and garners the affection of the war chief’s daughter. They say it's time for his Rite of Passage. He'll learn what totem will govern his life. Mistrusting the Rite, his uncle suggests an ancient practice which no one since the last age has undertaken.
A Month Of Turbulence by Pez Pourbozorgi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,250. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
So you want to know what its like coming home after year of nomadic travels building the infrastructure of your independence?
Bunting, Bicycles and Blackmail by Ches Torrants
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: British English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Coming of age
(A novella) In 1953, Coronation Year, wartime rationing is almost over. Things can only get better. Daniel is leaving school. He gives up his part-time job at the warehouse where such puzzling things have happened. He wants to work as a mechanic but Mum wants him to aim higher and to marry a better class of girl.
Pink Like the Sky, Blue Like the Sea by D. I. Richardson
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 66,730. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Julie Faulkner is an artistically gifted 19-year-old girl. And she’s finally been accepted to her dream school, a private arts academy in a sleepy seaside town tucked behind some mountains. And then she meets Sylvia, a rebel with a cause as she calls herself. And that’s when things change for the better, well, at least at first.
Jason and Lily by Kate Wrath
Series: The E Series, The Prequel. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,770. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
THE PREQUEL: "The greatest acts of humanity begin in small and sacred places. They begin in our hearts." An epic love story that paves the way for a revolution. As star-crossed lovers Jason and Lily struggle to stay together in a violent and changing world, forces begin to shape their paths, leading them toward a future none would have guessed.
The Mighty (Book One of The Druid's Guise Trilogy) by Michael J Sanford
Series: The Druid's Guise. Price: Free! Words: 101,980. Language: American English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
He's not crazy. Honest, he's not. He's just Wyatt. Wyatt the Mighty.
Love Sex & Other Games (Part 1) by Cheryl McIntyre
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Coming of age
I was supposed to marry the girl across the street—my lifelong best friend and the love of my life, Roselyn Metz. So why am I playing best man at her wedding? One too many drinks and a vindictive one-night stand lead to a disastrous wedding toast. But it also leads me to her—Emerson Metz—Roselyn’s younger sister, now all grown up and just as brokenhearted over her sister’s new marriage as I am.
Ed's Journey, Vol.1: Shadows of the Nights Tournament by Beckett Baldwin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 100,210. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
The trilogy series starts in the aftermath of "Planet Empyrean", and beginning the young man's journey as well. He meets a few people along the way that become the new teammates of Ed and they do whatever they can to help out in his endeavors in defeating the dreaded Queen of the land and freeing all of those that were captured by her as well.
The Lilies of Dawn by Vanessa Fogg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Coming of age
The Lilies of Dawn is a lushly written, lyrical fairy tale of love, duty, family, and one young woman’s coming of age.