Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

See You Next Tuesday
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,640. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A collection of depressing short stories and poetry that will probably make you laugh. The content deals with everything from delusions of granduer to botched suicides to falling in love again.
The Days of a King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,740. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A weird, cross-country coming of age story. Adam lets things happen to him. He's never been one to go out and do something. But he's had enough of that. He decides to start heading West and with each step, the journey gets stranger and stranger.
A Little Fire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,910. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » General
A compelling and personal story, with a definite voice. Careers are a joke and jobs are cutting back hours. Everything is pointless. What makes it all the worse is that for some people everything is basking in sunlight. Sometimes a light does come along, and from the darkness, with a little fire, you find a new path and maybe one together until the light goes out.
Secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » General
~A man pushed too far~Uncontrollable rage~Secrets~ Determined to become a concert pianist, Michael struggles against drunken parents, finances, lost love, and bad odds. But there is only so much a young man can take before he snaps. Judith works at a bordello and is on the dessert menu. She also was once pushed too far. Michael's music draws her to him. Can they overcome their tormenting secrets?
Leonardo y Mary-Angel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: Spanish. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Leonardo es un joven en busca de carácter y modelos personales. Frente al amor, rivalidad, y deseos, Leonardo pone a prueba su filosofía mientras protege su inocencia. Escrito en los días de la guerra civil de los 1980s, Leonardo personifica el miedo, desolación, y angustia del ambiente Salvadoreño de la época versus ideales nobles.
Sugar Town
Price: Free! Words: 218,750. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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A family is decimated in the aftermath of a terrible crime and no voice is raised in protest. Can a town that prides itself on its sense of community survive without the promise of justice? In Sugar Town, a teen-aged girl, an epileptic boy, an alcoholic murderer and a spirit-seeking outsider, drawn together by a curiously enabling piece of space debris, show the way to redemption.
A Happy Accident
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,230. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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American musician Bobby Carter moved to Manchester, England with one objective—to become a major player in the postpunk scene of the late Seventies. Soon, he will find that his love of music and love of a feisty, beautiful English waitress will meet head on. Set to the lyrical soundtrack of the 60s and 70s, A Happy Accident is a story of love and choice that transcends the ages.
Falling (Bits and Pieces, Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 125,100. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
How would the course of your life change if someone new sat next to you? Meet Liz. She’s sixteen, the daughter of immigrant parents, doesn’t fit in at home and hides in plain sight in school. She’s an outsider until she’s rescued by an unlikely friendship that changes her life.
The Drifters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,850. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
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The morning after her high school graduation, a suburbanite finds her plans for the future threatened by a careless but egregious crime. Instead of heading off for a university experience with all her friends, she enters the bizarre purgatory that is community college, where a trio of aimless but talented artists and musicians take her under their wing.
Virgin Territory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,880. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Gary Sinclair hides from the world in the remote town of Dagger Lake. That is until a beautiful woman washes up on the shore of the lake. She has no memory of who she is or where she comes from. As Gary helps her try to regain her memory, he finds himself returning to the world--and falling in love...
Wannabe Rock Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,130. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,640. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Urban
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
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 124,440. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Brook House Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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.
Those Who Will Not See
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,070. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Life is changed forever for one young boy and his family when he is diagnosed with autism at the age of four. Will he learn to live happily with his condition as he grows into a man?
Second Chance (Chances Are #2)
Series: Chances Are, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,380. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When Stacey Chance and her friend Madison are kidnapped by a Chinese scientist, they’re given a dose of an experimental drug, one that causes them to revert back to children. As they search for a cure, Stacey and Madison get a second chance at childhood.
Raven on a Molehill
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Royston Hale is a young man with his whole life before him. He is also one of the long term unemployed. All Royston Hale wishes to do is to go camping in the countryside. Instead, much to his horror, he finds a job. Worse still, it's in a care home called 'Hilltops: Home for the Elderly, the Demented and the Misinformed.'
Ransom Seaborn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Pan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Inspirational
Named after a character in one of the book's four short stories, Pan contains: A Ball Rolling, Determination, Rocket, and Without Its Finish, Before I Slept.
Town Without Guns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,770. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by R.D. Byron-Smith. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When tragedy strikes his school fifth-grader Nathan Granger comes up with a unique way to end gun violence in his tiny rural town. But is this intelligent, resourceful boy big enough to smash heads with one of America's most powerful gun organizations? A thought-provoking story for our troubled times.