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The Lost Child Saga: Complete Boxset by Saffron Bryant
Series: The Lost Child Saga. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 341,570. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Lost Child Saga is an action-packed, epic fantasy series. Humans and dragons must come together and overcome impossible odds. This complete collection features all three books (over 300,000 words) and is packed with high-fantasy action.
A Perfect Dilemma by Zoe Dawson
Series: Hope Parish Novels, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,120. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Braxton Outlaw, angry, closed, and aching for the princess he could never touch, River Pearl Sutton. Swearing never to subject her to his heartbreaking ways, But River has a different plan for this emotionally unavailable rebel. He’s going delve into the deepest part of his heart, discover what he’s really made of. Could he give in to the tantalizing beauty who has haunted him for years?
Chet: Strength Beyond Our Own by Larry Murray
Series: Chet, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 183,590. Language: American English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
At 14, David Saunders’ father walks out, leaving him to look after his mother and sister. A terrible accident takes his mentor, leaving nothing but Chet, an old ’64 Chevy pickup David doesn’t even know how to drive. Destitute, David and his family must hold things together in the face of the most brutal Idaho winter in the past hundred years. Can Chet deliver one more desperately needed miracle?
The Circle Of Na'mow by Anna McDermott & Gretchen Wiegand
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 167,740. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In 1974, Bridget, Ella, and Lola, three naive adolescents, leave behind their mundane, predictable lives to pursue unconstrained passion and adventure. They find their way to Na’mow, a mountain hidden behind Boulder’s majestic Flatirons in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains.
Ein Song für Julia by Charles Sheehan-Miles
Series: Thompson-Sisters, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,870. Language: German. Published: August 25, 2014 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jeder sollte etwas haben, gegen das er sich auflehnen kann.
Melody and the Pier to Forever: Book Two by Shawn Michel de Montaigne
Series: Melody and the Pier to Forever. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 182,720. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
The road to war lies ahead for the Saeire Insu--and for Melody, her mother, Yaeko, and Elizabeth. Forces both seen and unseen are coming together in a clash that will alter forever the destinies of two worlds. A great king readies his navy, while on the world known as Aquanus, a soul-sucking monster sends his overwhelming forces out to meet him. Life or death hangs in the balance.
Awakening Foster Kelly by Cara Rosalie Olsen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 325,600. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Cara Rosalie Olsen explores and unfolds a multilayered story about fear and hope and freedom, how the three are inextricably linked, and what takes place inside the cautious human heart when it falls intensely in love for the first time. The plot shadows two distinctly unique people, each a prisoner of their respective past, and how they come to discover that true love has no bounds.
Forgiven by Geoff Lawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,140. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Richard meets the love of his life, before leaving New Zealand to fight the Boers, but once in South Africa he becomes part of a team to hunt down a notorious anarchist and is drawn down a trail of misadventure and murder that is left unresolved; until he must protect a beautiful woman and meets his nemesis face to face. Forgiven is set in the English colonies of New Zealand and South Africa .
Bridge Ices Before Road by S. Rose by S. Rose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,620. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Bildungsroman/Literary Fiction: The year is 1970. In a blue-collar suburb of Boston, two eleven year-old Catholic girls struggle to come of age in a culture still very much dominated by men. Told in the first person voice of a young girl, the novel explores familial upheavals surrounding race relations and the changing roles of women, as well as the far reaching damage done by a pedophile priest.
The Romeo Boys: A Rock 'n Roll Odyssey by Peter Roper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,690. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Hoping they'll never be caught, Bobby Masters and his imposter band work cowboy bars and tiny college dances during the summer of 1964, pretending to be The Romeos, a popular group with a real hit record. But fate, along with a go-go dancing sorority girl, turns these young men and their notions of love and the future upside-down in this coming-of-age story.
Against a Crimson Sky (The Poland Trilogy, Book 2) by James Conroyd Martin
Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,520. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The year is 1794, and the beautiful and resilient Countess Anna Maria Berezowska has narrowly escaped death amidst the chaos caused by the violent dissolution of Poland. Anna is soon reunited with Lord Jan Stelnicki, and the two lovers marry even as their beloved country is ripped apart. Enter Napoléon and soon Anna and Jan are valiantly fighting to hold on to a tenuous happiness and life itself.
Good Intentions by Aya Walksfar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
Bev Ransom has a secret. Her family has a secret, too. When her father dies, Rene Lawson, Bev's employer, is there for Bev. Then one day, Bev goes to work and by evening Rene is dead. Strange people show up at Rene's funeral. It's easier to delve into the mystery surrounding Rene than to deal with her own secrets until she finds that no one is who they claim to be. Who can Bev trust?
Blinsby by Adam S. Leslie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,230. Language: British English. Published: May 5, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men
"It is, after all, a very very good school" Set during a fictional retelling of the 1980s, in a parallel version of rural England, Blinsby is in turns comedy, conspiracy thriller, Kafkaesque nightmare, and a surreal, evocative portrait of childhood nostalgia. When Class 5's inquisitive new boy, Jack, disappears without trace, 10-year-old Erasmus suspects a cover up that reaches right to the top.
La Chiripa by Kaimana Wolff
Series: The Widening Gyre, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 153,140. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
“A woman’s murder is the essence of the mundane.” The most maddening of crimes is surely child abduction. Yet, for five sane, beautiful years, Alma and young Pira have lived and laughed in their remote asylum high in the Mayan mountains, blessed by *la chiripa*, the stroke of luck--until the searchlight of chance flicks across their lives and sends a deadly signal to their oppressor.
What They Left Behind by Danielle Greenhouse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Ben and Gennie Perrin, orphaned twins, are abused and abandoned by their brother. Luckily, they are adopted by a young couple and raised in San Francisco. Years later, while trying to bring their parents to California, they uncover something so unexpected it turns their world upside down. Will they reconcile with their past or will it leave them shattered like their city after the earthquake?
Depression Cookies by Tia Silverthorne Bach & Angela Beach Silverthorne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 177,150. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Depression Cookies is a coming of age story woven around the heart of family triumph. It is told from two distinct vantage points, middle-aged mother, Abby, and her teenage daughter, Krista. Each faces unique challenges within the framework of a combined family life. What neither expects to find is the true essence of magic in the strength, friendship, power and energy of the female spirit.
After the Race by Michael B Jones
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,430. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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.
Once Bad Intentions by Monique Dixon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,810. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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.
Waiting For Tomorrow by Hannah Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,940. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, 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: 226,850. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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 . . .