Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

The Middle-Aged Man and the Sea
By Christopher Meeks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 13 stories, Christopher Meeks balances tragedy and wit. As novelist David Scott Milton explains, "In this collection, Christopher Meeks examines the small heartbreaks of quiet despair that are so much a part of all our lives. He does it in language that is resonant, poetic, and precise.... If you like Raymond Carver, you'll love Meeks. He may be as good--or better."
M'am and the Salty Medicine
By Brownie Swift
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,410. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
M'am & the Salty Medicine: a dharma-driven adventure. M'am flees the desert and takes refuge in the central Florida woods. She quells a handful of unconscionable jackasses utilizing the laws of the universe instead of her usual tools. This time around M'am finds that adventure liberates.
A Semblance of Innocence
By Caye Collen
Series: Semblance, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Elise is a promising but lonely senior at Georgetown University when she suddenly finds herself broke. Desperate, she reluctantly sells herself. Though not to just anyone, but to the most beautiful man she's ever seen—a man who just might become the next president of the United States. And their relationship quickly develops from simple heart-stopping sex to something approaching love.
Forever
By Elizabeth Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Set in rural Cumbria this story is one of true and enduring love.
Somewhere In Between
By Aaron Kappel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
*Foreword Reviews' 2013 Book of the Year Award Finalist* To question is to doubt, to doubt is to disagree, and to disagree is to sin—but for Jude wisdom lies within the questions. Several years after abandoning his evangelical roots and admitting to himself, his family and his wife that he is gay, Jude searches for meaning in his life through the evaluation of his past.
Holding On
By Kat Merriweather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,400. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Majestik Multimedia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
No one knows how to handle Mark, the intense, complex, handsome and charismatic lead singer of an underground Gothic rock band. Sudden fame finds Mark erratic and it brings the band to a breaking point. When a new member joins the band and Mark allows him to get close, the darkness in Mark’s heart slowly begins to clear. Will this new friendship cause friction in the band or destroy everything?
Not Even A Cat (To Hold On To)
By Susan Fell Evans
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,730. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Contemporary YA fiction, Not Evan A Cat (To Hold On To) is a story of first love that isn't quite what it seems, with the perils of being an orphan and a diabetic thrown in for extra fun ....
Treasure Hunter, Book Two of Dunsmuir Boy
By David Seed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,260. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013 by Western Grebe Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Having left Dunsmuir to attend college, Leif returns to visit his girlfriend. He reunites with his friends and they swim, hunt and reminisce. They recall a long-ago tale of a box of gold that was stolen and hidden in a granite fortress not far away. They set out one morning to find the gold and discover the fortress is much more willing to test their bodies and spirits than reward them.
Sólo Recuerda Respirar
By Charles Sheehan-Miles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: Spanish. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
La vida de Alex Thompson sigue el guión. Es una estudiante de Derecho de la Universidad de Columbia, centrada en sus notas, su vida y su futuro. Lo último que necesita es volver a conectar con el chico que le rompió el corazón. Dylan Paris vuelve a casa desde Afganistán gravemente herido y sabe que lo único que no puede hacer es arrastrar a Alex al desastre en que ha convertido su vida. 
Luna Rising, The ChatKlub (volume3)
By Claude Nougat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Told from the standpoint of a teenager who is a "gifted child", made lonely by his extraordinary mental abilities, this is a coming-of-age story like no other. In Volume Three, the ChatKlub, Tony battles the odds to conquer the woman he loves and defend his start-up from the greed of the Sicilian and Russian Mafia; can he shake off the past and catch the future?
Luna Rising, Villa Luna (Volume 2)
By Claude Nougat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Told from the standpoint of a teenager who is a "gifted child", made lonely by his extraordinary mental abilities, this is a coming-of-age story like no other. In this second volume, Villa Luna, Tony falls back in time and discovers the tragedy that befell the House of Luna in 1908; can he change the family destiny?
Slumming in Paris Part 8, With the Children - Ben Franklin, a Manifestation, and Love
By Felipe Adan Lerma
Series: Slumming in Paris, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,030. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Antone and Cherise, Simone and Tabitha, Buzz and Zilker. The six cousins. Part Eight, the final episode in my “Slumming in Paris” novella series, has the six cousins play and tumble their way into their final few days in Paris. Having finally moved to a new larger hotel, they find themselves drawn back to the Latin Quarter and Saint Germain neighborhoods near their older smaller apartments.
Le secret de l'épine
By Olivier Lerouge
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 43,290. Language: French. Published: December 14, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Romain a neuf ans lorsqu’un soir, à Belle-Île-en-Mer, son grand-père habituellement si distant lui dévoile la fierté de sa vie : il possède une épine de la Sainte Couronne de Jésus Christ. Ce n’est que quelques années plus tard que Romain, jeune adolescent un peu perdu ayant reçu l’épine en héritage, se pose les bonnes questions : est-ce une vraie ? Se moquait-il de moi ?
Starlet's Light (The Starlet Series, #3)
By Carla J. Hanna
Series: Starlet's Stories, Book 3 · The Starlet, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: American English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
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Love. Trust. Acting. Cancer survivor-actress gives up the fight until she sees the light. Liana Marie writes her third memoir as she struggles with trust and commitment and shapes the role she plays in her own life.
Beginnings : Where A Life Begins
By Gary Heilbronn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,440. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
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An epic historical tale of genetic memories and time-travel spanning millenia. Set in the Basque country of Spain and France over two decades of Spain’s civil war, nazi occupation, liberation, recrimination and division, powerful characters play out an ancient cycle of murder and revenge resurfacing thru history with multi-layered themes of love, intrigue, myth, science and true historical detail.
Shards of My Heart
By Nicole Moore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,890. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
When I took the vows for better or worse, I meant them. Then I started to wonder if there was a limit as to how much worse I was supposed to endure. Am I supposed to stay if worse means that me and my daughter are in danger? What if the worse was because of a mental illness? When is enough simply too much? Read Nina’s journals for a tale of hope, strength, and love.
Slumming in Paris Part Seven, With The Children - The New Hotel
By Felipe Adan Lerma
Series: Slumming in Paris, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
23,783 Story Words. “The New Hotel” * Sixth of seven novellas in the “Slumming in Paris, With the Children” series. Which is Part Seven of my “Slumming in Paris” Series. Part 7 is the sixth of seven novellas forming a subset with “Slumming in Paris,” additionally titled, “With the Children.”
The Young Mike Adams
By Kenneth Kerns
Series: Mike Adams, 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,250. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Karaoke. Brightly colored shirts. "I Voted" stickers. Prank wars and scavenger hunts. These defined the young lives of Mike and David. They were students like any others: they rushed a fraternity, went to parties, and sometimes even went to class. In a collection of short stories, rediscover the love and loss, the victories and defeats, and all the pivotal moments we all shared in college.
King's Knight
By Vladimir Duran
Series: A Rising Knight, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,580. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Wriath is coming and war is coming with him. Vlad has walked three journeys on his path to becoming a Harrower, a King’s Knight. And they have all lead back to the wizard world. To the place he had been an outcast freak, a hated reminder of days gone by and terrifying signpost of things to come. Now its time for him to become something far more dangerous, a man with noting to lose.
The Summer Boy
By Henry Mitchell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A precocious boy is sent by his dysfunctional suburban parents to spend a summer with his eccentric aunt and her unruly clan in a remote mountain cove. There he becomes acquainted with the creatures of the place, and meets Ethan, an old hermit who points his way to self-discovery.