Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Wannabe Rock Star
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,130. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Wannabe Rock Star”: Wheatie, a troubled, leggy, and very stoned co-ed has a huge chip on her shoulder. She wanted to be a ballet dancer. Her wealthy family forces her to be a journalist. She must deliver a make it or break it, unique paper about the sixties. If not, she will fail a much needed college class.
The Leading Men
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,640. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the late 1960s, three men are drawn together by destiny. Gus, a veteran producer, is seeking one last shot at glory. Henry, a struggling actor, is seeking a chance at the big time. And Tony, a naive teenager, is seeking excitement. All three will find what they seek, but the cost may be more than they're willing to pay.
Breaking Young Divinities
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Breaking Young Divinities is a candid and spiritual coming-of-age tale about a boy who grows up in the housing projects of 1980s Toronto and comes to grips with young adulthood in the 1990s. He lives a sheltered childhood until high school, where he meets Jen, a mysteriously troubled young woman. She introduces him to his first tastes of passion, adventure, and sex.
The Tale of Lucia Grandi, the Early Years
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 124,440. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Brook House Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When an old woman is asked to tell the story of her life, she tells an intense and poignant tale about growing up in and surviving a warring suburban family during the 1950s and '60s. Told in breathtakingly beautiful prose, this is a powerful and timeless story of a dying woman's courageous attempt to come to terms with her past and the troubled family that dominated it.
Relentless
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Series: Shattered Hearts Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
USA Today bestseller. Claire Nixon is a twenty-year-old college dropout with a secret. When a chance encounter with Adam Parker spurs a bet between them, Claire thinks she has this one in the bag. But she isn’t prepared for Adam’s relentless pursuit or for him to share his own secrets. And she’s definitely not prepared for her rock star ex, and her secret, to come banging her door one year later.
Ransom Seaborn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It's Dan Finbar's freshman year and he's struggling to find his proper place in Harrison College. When he finally breaks through into the world of notorious loner Ransom Seaborn, their friendship is brutally cut short, leaving Finbar with nothing but Ransom's old leather journal.
A Plank in Reason
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 74,890. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A Plank in Reason is a comical Postmodern bildungsroman that chronicles the adventures and misadventures of the irreverent Anthony Allende. A coming of age work that examines the dissolution and reconstruction of a young man's psyche amidst the overwhelming absurdity of the modern world, A Plank in Reason examines the experience of growing up in a society devoid of objective standards and values.
The Legend of Gerald Arthur McGuinness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Legend of Gerald Arthur McGuinness follows the title character from birth to high school and beyond, as he tries to figure out how life can be so funny, confusing, and heartbreaking, all at the same time.
Touched
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Seventeen year-old Frankie Keilman doesn't see the world quite like everyone else in his community. Gifted with uncanny artistic ability, Frankie has heard stories of a boy who was once "sent off" because he saw what no one else could see, because he was "touched." Fearing that he is also touched, Frankie seeks to hide his gifts and is successful in doing so until he encounters Ellie McThacker.
Touched
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Seventeen year-old Frankie Keilman doesn't see the world quite like everyone else in his community. Gifted with uncanny artistic ability, Frankie has heard stories of a boy who was once "sent off" because he saw what no one else could see, because he was "touched." Fearing that he is also touched, Frankie seeks to hide his gifts and is successful in doing so until he encounters Ellie McThacker.
Finding Verity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,410. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
How much loss can one man survive? A moving story about a boy's survival and search for truth. At 13, Puck is abandoned. Ten years later, he rescues an old woman from an assault. As their friendship develops, Puck reveals his troubled past, as well as a longing to reconnect with a homeless man who lived in the tunnels under New York City. Verity means truth. Follow Puck as he learns his truth.
New Hope City
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(2.00 from 4 reviews)
A troubled teen and a disillusioned cop cross paths in a southern town suffering from economic and social collapse.
Onward
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,260. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Onward is the dramatic story of James, a recent college graduate, who, seeking one last uninhibited stint, returns to his regular summer job, waiting tables in a tourist town. Subtle, yet simplistic prose, tells of a journey for personal truth and identity, tested by work—the burdened time of dinner rushes, arduous customers, and head nodding with delighted smiles; and play—midday relaxing at the
Tales From The Sea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,460. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Tales from the Sea is a semi-autobiographical novel based on my life at sea between 1957 and 1969. In its pages the reader will meet the characters with whom I sailed and their antics. They will experience nights ashore and visit through my eyes exotic places. Read about the different ships, old and new as they plough across the oceans carrying the products of the world Throughout there is the sea
The Cranberry Hush: A Novel
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Price: $5.89 USD. Words: 79,660. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Two young men struggle to find their places in the world and in each other's lives after college.
Once, We Were Stolen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Once, Violet and Ben Wrigley were stolen. The siblings discover what it takes to find love in desolation, to seek beauty in everyday ugliness, and to battle emotions for a man they struggle to hate. As their time together passes, the Wrigleys learn that their keeper is as much a captive as they are, and wonder if the three of them will ever break free.
Love, Sex and Respect
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jeff Star appears to have found the road to respect at his high school, that is, until he enters the realm of the dating scene. There, the clash between love, sex and respect has even led his heroic buddy, “Cool Steve,” into a deep, dark depression. And when a nearby violent gang repeatedly humiliates the local female teenagers, the guys turn to Steve to lead a war council confrontation.
Pocket Piece Cameo
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,590. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Can and love Survive a treachery perfectly fashioned to destroy it? Pocket Piece Cameo is a coming of age love story of awakening, betrayal, trial, and ultimate renewal.
Keeping the Family Peace
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,740. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance
Deprived of his father’s love and approval growing up, a history scholar must convince his aging father to reveal family secrets. The revelations will either tear them apart or allow him to become the man his father was never able to be.
One Hot Summer
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,080. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
For a boy to learn of the pleasures and pains of adult life, all it takes is One Hot Summer.