Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Beginnings : Where A Life Begins
By Gary Heilbronn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,440. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
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An epic historical tale of genetic memories and time-travel spanning millenia. Set in the Basque country of Spain and France over two decades of Spain’s civil war, nazi occupation, liberation, recrimination and division, powerful characters play out an ancient cycle of murder and revenge resurfacing thru history with multi-layered themes of love, intrigue, myth, science and true historical detail.
Starlet's Run (The Starlet Series, #2)
By Carla J. Hanna
Series: Starlet's Stories, Book 2 · The Starlet, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,610. Language: American English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
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Love. Intentions. Acting. Life is more complicated than a Hollywood story. Teen actress, Liana Marie, loves smart student athlete, Manuel. She endures brain surgery, reconnects with her Native American family in Montana, and returns to Santa Monica, California to work. But when Lia's scripts speak for her and drama becomes her life, can Lia and Manny find the strength to run their own lines?
The Wrong Outfit
By Al Gregg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,850. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Wrong Outfit is a powerful novel about a boy called Adam Nedman, who grows up through the 1970s and 80s and is greatly affected by both football and Punk Rock. Perhaps Adam was just in the wrong place at the wrong time? From home life to football terrace. Through school days to punk chaos. Perhaps there had never been any doubt? Adam was in the wrong outfit.
Stories for Amanda
By Kelly Elliott, Kahlen Aymes, Michelle A. Valentine, Jessica Prince, Karina Halle, Nina Lane, Madeline Sheehan, Karen Avivi, Alexa Nazzaro, & Raine Miller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,740. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Amanda Todd Foundation. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Amanda Todd wanted to share her story with other kids and let them know they should never be punished for who they are. AmandaToddLegacy.org reaches out to kids in need, and provides resources for finding help. 100% of the proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated toward that vision. 16 bestselling authors offer a new story or scene from their most popular series for this worthy cause.
Have No Shame (Where civil rights and forbidden love collide)
By Melissa Foster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 327,120. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The racially-charged prejudice of the deep South forces eighteen-year-old Alison Tillman to confront societal norms--and her own beliefs--when she discovers the body of a hate crime victim, and the specter of forbidden love turns her safe, comfortable world upside down.
Life's What Happens
By Bob Kat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Kathy Clark. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
FINALIST - BEST INDIE BOOK OF 2013. He is too young to drink (legally) but not too young to die. Don Williams is a senior at Kent State University and lives in an off-campus fraternity house. He and his girlfriend Lisa are making plans for their future after graduation when suddenly, it’s all taken away.
Bonds Of Orphans
By Bill W.Y. Cain
Series: A Tale of Orphan Kings, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,880. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
All paths lead to betrayal... Bonds are forged. Loyalties clash. The fate of two kingdoms and the lives of millions rest on the shoulders of an assassin. Bonds of Orphans is a coming of age fantasy that immerses the reader in a world of kings, generals, assassins, and rebels.
Starlet's Web (The Starlet Series, #1)
By Carla J. Hanna
Series: Starlet's Stories, Book 1 · The Starlet, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,130. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(5.00 from 1 review)
Love. Lies. Acting. Hollywood entangles talented teen actress. Liana Marie Michael deals with the consequences of being a teen actor, torn between mixed-messages from Hollywood's focus on being sexy. She talks and thinks in scripts while honest student athlete Manuel provides an alternative perspective. But as truths are revealed, what is real is in question.
Good Intentions
By Aya Walksfar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,560. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013 by Mountain Springs House. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Bev Ransom thinks her life can't get any worse after her father dies unexpectedly. At least she has her friend and employer, Rene Lawson, an intriguing older woman whose past is shrouded in mystery. Then, on a day like any other, Bev goes to work and by evening, Rene is dead. Bev becomes obsessed with unraveling the mysteries that surrounded Rene.
Do You Want Total War?
By Darren Kilfara
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,900. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Sean Lansbury is a typical high school student with an atypical hobby: he plays "Totaler Krieg", a boardgame simulating World War II in Europe. As he meditates on history and juggles his hobby with normal life in school, he falls in love with a girl in his European History class and discovers who he is, what history means to him, and the extent to which you really can revisit and rewrite the past.
Broken Family Portrait
By David Lightfoot
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 290,310. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
Robin Callbeck, a young man who was born with serious Cerebral Palsy, lives through family dysfunction and bullying in his childhood in order to be a successful radio personality. However, after he is successful, he sees more of the same in his own family and society, especially when one nephew is born severely retarded, and the spanking debate threatens to divide the family.
Satan Like Spam
By Nicole Garber
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,130. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Yellowplume Press. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Alex told Rae that he was sent to earth to keep her safe…to protect her. There's no question that his presence was a gift from God, a miracle. Alex’s strength has healed Rae time and time again, but is he strong enough to heal her heart? Is his love enough to fill the emptiness that Rae has been hiding for years?
Getting By
By Kathleen Buckley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,640. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
John, dumpster-diving adolescent loner—and proud of it!—, is appalled when his mother comes home with a baby girl but no formula or diapers. With the help of the only two adults he trusts, John raises his sister, defies his ruthless grandfather, conceals his own inner wolf, goes to school, makes money, inherits money, and fears change. Will he try to embrace it?—and Alexandra, his only friend?
It's All Over But The Shouting!
By Paco Jones
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 174,610. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
This is the long expected sequel to "These Girls Can Play", however it was written to stand on it's own two feet. It does not contain any of the adult content that was in the first book. Details of tours, politics, music, discoveries, promotions - expounding on many scenarios in the first book. Follow the "Girls" on their life's adventures. Be prepared for a surprise from the international tour.
Choices Made: Always
By Christine McMahon
Series: Choices Made, Book 4. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,060. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Book 4 - Final in Series: Juxton holds a family that has torn him apart, but can Jamy live the lesson of forgiveness "The Heart of MacGregor" has taught him?
Carry Me Away
By Robb Grindstaff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,540. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Evolved Publishing presents "Carry Me Away" by Robb Grindstaff. As he did with "Hannah's Voice," Grindstaff has captured the unique voice and soul of girl facing extraordinary circumstances, this one struggling with the almost unthinkable at such a young age - her own mortality. LITERARY FICTION
Beep! Beyond the Frogpond and Back
By Stewart Parks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 157,400. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013 by Plowshare Media. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
We've all wondered what we would do if we could live our lives over again, knowing what we know now. It's easy to imagine, but the actual result might be far different than we may think, or wish.... Down and out, Bob B. Pilhaus, known to his friends as "Beep" or "BP", makes a deal with a strange woman he meets that he lives to regret—an unforgettable trip through a chilling karmic time-trap.
The Thickening Water
By Ashley Sandeman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,650. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Murder is not what you think. After discovering a barn filled with money four teenage friends are faced with a decision that changes their lives. And so begins a haunting chain of events that tests the limits of their friendship, leading them to kill their school teacher and unearth their village's dark secrets.
Ripple: Young Adult Version
By E.L. Farris
Price: Free! Words: 121,490. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
When high-powered attorney Helen Thompson discovers that her fifteen-year old daughter has been sexually assaulted, she takes drastic measures. Finding herself in trouble, Helen must relinquish control and put her faith in a process she knows to be flawed. As a team of lawyers, therapists and women from a safe house help Helen and Phoebe find hope and healing, a sociopath lurks, waiting to strike.
Choices Made: Missouri or Misery
By Christine McMahon
Series: Choices Made, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 132,030. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Choices Made: Missouri or Misery is the third book in the Choices Made Series chronicling the life of Jamy MacGregor, aka: Lord Chance. Join Jamy as he travels from his life on the streets to the villas of Paris while following his dream of becoming a famous artist - can he make it or will his past bring him down?