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Conversations With Verbs of Prey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Life is not always what we expect. Your vision and what is doesn’t always align. Do you fold into yourself and let your wishing get the best of you? Or do you look around and find that friend? Conversations With Verbs of Prey is Connor Nicolas’ latest short story exploring loneliness and how the need for connection causes one woman to exchange in dialog with an inanimate object.
Love Lost And Found
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Heart Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A short story by bestselling author Sonia Rumzi What goes around comes around they say. Is it true even in love? When we hurt someone, do we get hurt in the future just the same way? Jonathan fell in love and offered all. Taken for granted and discarded broke his heart. But, Karma has its way of coming back full circle.
America Goes On: A Novella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,050. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A young veteran of the Iraq war drives across America while struggling to find his place in the country he just defended. Confronted with complacent attitudes and narrow minds, he realizes his fellow citizens don’t even understand America is at war, let alone respect his sacrifice.
Circles of Gold
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A modern day fable about a time we've forgotten to remember ... about despair, hope and love reborn. About the challenges we've all been blessed with, the challenges we can either see as stumbling blocks or stepping stones ...
Mountains and Valleys
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
a short story about a young boy growing up in industrial south wales gradually coming to terms with his changing world.
The Right Kind of Perfect
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fifteen year old Tessa Smithers has anything but the perfect life and things only get worse once she is accused of being a bird killer. Suddenly the entire town has turned upside down and the only thing they can agree on is she's guilty. Has everyone lost their mind or is it just her? Bienvenu writes a sensational teenage comedy that will leave you laughing until you cry.
Don't Tell.
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Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Short Story. A brutally honest portrayal of what happens when Susanna - a young girl in Samoa - is sexually abused and everyone she turns to for help fails her. Again and again. A powerful and moving story that highlights a cruelly common problem facing many young people in Samoa today.
The Last Day at Jack's
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Chapters in our lives close, sometime without us even knowing it. When we do recognize these event they they stir our souls and become touchstones in our lives.
Ring Cycle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011 by subKultur. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Can a talisman found in a hospital car park really bring a change to your life?
Mom's Letter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
[Short story; 1850 words] A teenage boy deals with the impending death of his mother, then forty years later looks back upon the events.
Severed Hearts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Julie Blanton's dream is realized when shy Johnny Michaels all but professes his love. But, when he enlists two days later without so much as a goodbye, her world crashes. Johnny has loved Julie since high school. But before he can muster the courage to ask for a real date, he overhears words that cut to the core. Humiliation drives him to make a rash decision. Will it cost him Julie's love?
Mercy Killing the Dragon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The dragons held no sway over a people as great as the Rana. To prove it, they nailed a dragon to the walls of the city and left it to bleed, undying, for a decade. But no greatness trickled down to the children who lived in the shadow of the east gate, only the dragon's blood. When Maharta learns what true suffering is, he sets out to end the dragon's misery and atone for his people.
Assumptions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
"You live in the neighborhood, you die in the neighborhood." Well, Susan has other plans. To make it out; to make her dream come true. Only she’ll have to do it in secret. And when she meets a kind stranger in the woods, she thinks she's found her way. But has she? Or does this stranger have other plans for her? Plans for a lifestyle she'll have to keep secret or risk losing her family forever?
A Chicken in the Outhouse
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Opp, Alabama, in 1937, was a boring place in the summer for a ten year old boy. Opp was short for Opportunity, a sad contradiction for a town that never developed beyond a series of small farms and ranches. But it was fertile ground for a kid with imagination and time on his hands, and young Billy Stacy had an abundance of both. And it would soon land him in trouble.
Letter to Jenny
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Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
A belated letter to a best friend.
Emerging Legacy: A Story of the Wolverine's Daughter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00 from 1 review)
Award-winning author Doranna Durgin has over 49 novels and stories. Emerging Legacy is a story featuring the Wolverine's Daughter, in which the slavers who capture Kelyn's youthful hunting pack also threaten her village, which depends on the meat and trade pelts the pack brings in. But except for Kelyn, the pack is drugged…and Kelyn's nickname is Kelyn the Clumsy.
The Fourth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Celebrating the Fourth of July is a combustible mixture of family, emotions, and fireworks.
Benjamin and Mariah
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011 by Glair Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A sweet story about a man and his most unusual friend.
Star Crossed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A short story of approximately 5,000 words. Adult Lucy looks back at her teenage years at Coyote Gulch Stables where she fell in love with horses and with Josh Eastlake over summer vacation. Too young for Josh, Lucy watched as Nancy broke his heart. But what happens when Lucy and Josh meet up a lifetime later at an Arabian horse event? Is the attraction Lucy once felt still alive?
On the Docks in Brăila
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In Panait Istrati's 1929 novella, now translated into English, fourteen-year-old Adrien Zograffi begins an apprenticeship in a toolmaking workshop on the docks of the Danube River port in Brăila, Romania. Progress, in the form of floating grain elevators, threatens to destroy the livelihoods of a large community of dockworkers. Genre: novella