Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

I Love Him, I Love Him Not
Series: Westgate Prep. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,650. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Talia’s life has been turned upside down. There’s too much hitting her at once and she’s not ready to deal with any of it. The one person she can always turn to is her best friend Jake, and he’s being secretive. And that hurts more than she thought possible. Talia hates that she’s jealous of the new girl in Jake’s life, especially since she can’t decide if she loves him … or if she loves him not.
The Queen of Unforgetting
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Mel Montrose is a beautiful blonde grad student with a secret. Two secrets. We only know what she wants us to know. Until she is forced to run from an obsessed admirer into the arms of her family whom she has been avoiding. Then the first secret is revealed and we understand some of her motives. The second secret involves the admirer and his role in her evolving literary career.
Summer Mirrors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Missing You in Belmar, NJ trilogy concludes with Summer Mirrors. Change dominates the five main characters and brings their orbits ever closer to their common sun—resilience. As Labor Day approaches, Jimmy strives for mended familial relationships and respect.
The Blue Jay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,860. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A debut novel about a young woman and a young boy scarred by abandonment who find they share an unlikely bond.
Haymakers: Part III
Price: Free! Words: 50,520. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Haymakers: Part III. How Mister Berkeley like coming back to Hingham after getting the rail out of town. How is our fighter doing in retirement? Anything left on the card? Or is he just in the can? Flying high now? Gonna try?
The Lock of Indian Springs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015 by Champlain Avenue Books, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Lock of Indian Springs grabs us with an unforgettable narrative voice that draws us into a young boy’s life—and leaves us longing for more. It’s 1960, school is out for the summer, and rural Mississippi yields plenty of excitement for a boy and his friends—play, life’s adventures, dangers, and dilemmas—all experienced and told from the charming point-of-view of eleven-year-old Vern.
Boardwalk Man
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,700. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the trilogy’s second novel, Jimmy travels a harsh road back from Key West to Belmar. Old suspicions are confirmed, party bars turn ugly, and a bizarre tragedy marks the summer’s turning point. Ronny, June’s companion, becomes July’s antagonist. As Jimmy tries to accommodate Alice, and despite old and new heartaches, he attains his dream job, finds touching rapport with a surrogate daughter, and
The Scribe's Daughter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,990. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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Usurped foreign thrones, vengeful noblemen, hardship, trauma and danger… Is information about Kassia’s past, about the mysteries of her family’s history, reward enough to face a future she doesn’t want? Only an unyielding inner strength will help her survive, and only then will she discover that contrary to her prior beliefs, she is not defined by external things, that she is worthy to be loved.
The End of the Line
You set the price! Words: 91,820. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A coming of age story that follows the relationships of five friends growing up together in the sheltered isolation of St. Joseph Catholic School and a changing economy in the small factory town of Milford Keynes. Beneath the uncertainty of youth blossoms a love story with implications for generations to come and ushers in a new understanding of what reaching 'the end of the line' truly means.
The Far Away
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » New adult
With an undercurrent of anger and at times irreverent dark humor, The Far Away is a moving story of desperate searches for second chances as a young man recalls a difficult time in his past when he struggled to deal with a brother's problems, a woman he thought he loved and the decisions made. The need to escape, the pull to return, drifting around the country, the violence and tenderness--
The Summer Home
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Peter loves taking his family up to the cottage by the beach every summer but with stressing deadlines and an even bigger twist that forces him to take in his son from a previous marriage, things are off center and chaotic.
Missing You in Belmar, NJ
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Meet Jimmy Hanlon. It’s summer, 1987. Jimmy’s a closeted bisexual in his late forties, nine months removed from a laryngectomy, and in this first part of a trilogy, he’s anxious to find a new identity in his Jersey Shore hometown. He hitches his hopes to a 33 year old lifeguard. The two cruise into summer with an assortment of boardwalk denizens and bar hounds.
Barefoot in the City of Broken Dreams
Series: Russel Middlebrook: The Futon Years, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Russel Middlebrook, gay and 24, has moved to Los Angeles with his boyfriend to try to make it as a screenwriter. But working in Hollywood isn't anything like it is in the movies, and Russel grows increasingly desperate to learn the secret to Tinseltown success. A "new adult" companion novel to 2014's The Thing I Didn't Know I Didn't Know, by the author of the gay teen classic, Geography Club.
The Minister's Daughter (Book 4 in The Sovereign Series)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,310. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After a tragic loss a young woman grudgingly returns to her hometown of Sovereign, Maine and finds the life -- and love-- for which she's searched across the globe.
When Latin Lost its Relevance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,350. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » General
Paul Riddle is searching for an escape from his secret teenage urges. But the Josphinium— where obedience, discipline, and prayer are the pillars of life—isn’t a likely place to find it. However, when Paul Riddle arrives to join the boys and train for the priesthood, he finds his classmates and teachers have secrets of their own. And none of them can escape from themselves,
Song of the Orange Moons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,390. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
In this coming-of-age novel, Rebecka, Helen, and Adelle try to navigate the sometimes humorous, sometimes painful path through childhood and keep their self-worth and dignity intact. "Nuanced and lovely, written in the pitch-perfect voice...Song of the Orange Moons is an enchanting debut novel from an exciting new writer." --Robert Olen Butler, Pulitzer Prize-winning author
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,730. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Time: The summer of 1956 Place: The Hamptons Three teens, thrown together by circumstance, each different from the others, try to figure out their destinies. A scandal erupts, forcing them to choose between friendship and their ethics. A light satirical view of their social milieu adds humour to the mix. A coming of age novel about teens, this work is not necessarily for teens.
Border Crossing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,820. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Border Crossing is a picaresque coming-of-age story of a Texas boy's pursuit of manhood. After growing up on a small horse ranch near the little town of Marfa in the southwest part of the state, not far above the Mexican border, Del Ray Gunn must cope with events that will have a profound impact on his future, including his father’s death, his mother’s reappearance in his life, and 9/11.....
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Primalogue Publishing Media Private Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Malsawmi Jacob takes on the most traumatic period in Mizo history, the insurgency years of the nineteen sixties, to tell the story of a young girl, Zorami.
The Curse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Patrick Lowery is a graduating senior at Milneburg State University with a bright future ahead of him. That changed one fateful day when his life was turned upside down. As Patrick's luck worsens, he is convinced that he is cursed. Those he trusts the most seem to be hiding something important from him and Patrick becomes obsessed with learning the truth no matter what the cost.