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She's Gone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,560. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Into the eye of the 1960s counterculture, teenage Jolie flees home with Will, her older, activist boyfriend. Jolie lies about her age and identity and quickly discovers that everything is more complicated than it seems—Will included. Filled with colorful settings and characters, She’s Gone is an authentic and heartfelt story that follows a young woman’s emotional journey.
Ennui, oui
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Ennui, oui is the story of a decade in Lindsay Carter's life. Starting when she graduates from high school in Paris and opts out of going to college, Lindsay moves around countries and jobs , meeting Mr. Rights and Mr. Right Nows trying to find a country she feels at home at and please her eccentric family.
Me, Johnny, and The Babe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of two 12-year-old best friends growing up on the mean streets of Philadelphia. It chronicles their friendship and tells the remarkable, untold true story of how Babe Ruth came to their local parish to play in one incredible baseball game. That September day in 1923 would forever change the lives of these two friends.
The Pope Wears a Kippah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Rose is the world's oldest graffiti writer and wanders her neighbourhood armed with a spray can or placing a guardian angel on the city landscape. When Dovid Horowitz finds an angel in the tree outside his bedroom window, he takes it as a sign that his orthodox Jewish life in North London will get better, and he sets out to win back the attention of his best friend.
A River in a Bottle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,340. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A charming little story about a summer spent growing up in southern Louisiana.
Darla Decker Takes the Cake
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Series: Darla Decker Diaries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A week at Camp Wakonda is exactly what Darla Decker needs. Having said goodbye to sixth grade and her best childhood friend, she’s ready to create new memories and meet new people. Unfortunately, entering summer camp on a whopper of a lie and a fight with a fellow camper isn’t the best way to begin. A frank and funny look at the path to adulthood. [Young Adult - 13 and Up]
The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,520. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Twenty-three-year-old Russel Middlebrook searches for the secret to gay life and love in trendy Seattle. A "new adult" novel by the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.
Jesus Freaks: The Prodigal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,780. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Cincinnatus Press. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Kennedy Sawyer pushes the boundaries of all of the relationships around her to see if God really lies somewhere beneath it all.
Run Away Charlotte
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,250. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When you give your heart away to the one person who made it whole but couldn't commit, and another guy sweeps you off your feet and gives you everything you want, what do you do? Who do you choose? How do you win the battle between what's logical in your head verses what's love in your heart?
Last Will and Testament
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,750. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When college sophomore wild child Lizzie Brandt loses her parents and becomes guardian to her two younger brothers, she'll need her TA, Connor, to help her clean up her act. But when they turn into far more than teacher and student, their relationship may threaten everything she has left.
Everybody Hates Abigail
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: Australian English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Everybody hates seventeen year old Abigail Carter. Find out why.
A Private Place
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,050. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Abbie Hart feels like a fish out of water when she arrives at Miss Katherine's School for Girls. She soon finds herself in a sticky situation when she discovers she is sharing a room with two stepsisters who vehemently despise each other. Will Abbie escape being in the middle of a murderous rivalry that also puts her life in danger or will her roommates' final confrontation also destroy her?
The Last Class
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Without conventional parental figures in each of their lives, four children face the many hardships of living in a small desert town. A chubby red-headed boy, Neil, doesn't have any friends and his family is even worse. His love interest, Sally, is engaged in a lifestyle that features sex and drugs.
Buckeye Lake Summer 1949: Take Care of Paula for Me
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 52,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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?
Fata Morgana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is the story of how I lived and died... and then, miraculously lived again. I would give anything to be sixteen again, with the world at my feet and my future before me. But such is not to be, we don't get second chances... Until now...
My Brother's Keeper
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,740. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by That's Life! Communications. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
In this coming of age novel, 18-year-old Shane Donahue discovers that no matter how badly you've messed up, it's possible to get a second chance at life.
Shaking the Tree
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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.
The Trouble with Gravity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Following the death a daughter, the McGee family faces the devastation that often overwhelms a family. Over the next decade, the parents are wracked by anger, guilt, denial and not surprisingly, end up in survival mode. Their children lean on each other and struggle to find their own way, even if it's sometimes the wrong way. This book follows a year in the life of the older daughter Terri McGee.