Fiction » Literature » Coming of age

Sweet Nothing
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about a boy, his mother, and the tantalising offerings of the sweet counter.
Snipe Hunting
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
George's new friends take him snipe hunting. Despite the late hour and the older boys harassment, George sticks with the journey, A journey that isn't what any of them expect.
Dorothy Before the Twister
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A coming of age story about a girl who grows up solely in the company of adults during the Dust Bowl.
Love
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It will destroy you. It will. Destroy you. It. Will. Destroy. You.
Ready Reference Treatise: The White Tiger
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 106 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 187. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story is told through a retrospective narration by Balram Halwai. He is a village boy. The novel follows this village boy’s first journey to Delhi where he works as driver of a rich landlord. From there he goes to Bangalore. He kills his master in Delhi and flees from there.
Rendezvous, Place Saint-Michel (Paris Shorts)
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Series: Paris Shorts. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
3,317 story words. Love and a photoshoot at the Metro entrance. Light, touching, family short story. Paris is special anytime. But especially at night. Light, touching, romantic, and humorous.
Opening Day: A Short Story
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
* * * * * A Boy in the MidWestern United States celebrates an anticipated rite of passage with his grandfather. A coming of age story. There are stories of the hunt that contain gore, the thrill of the chase, adrenalin of the kill, and the butchering of large game. Despite the setting, this is not one of those 'hunt' stories. * * * * *
Why I Document
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Series: Free Short Stories, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
These two short stories are a thank you gift to the readers that support the author: This includes: * Why I Document -- A reader wants to know why a particular prolific author is so keen on getting out technical documents. He meets the author and learns about their motivation. * First Concert -- A chance encounter of two souls results in an impromptu musical outpouring of songs from the heart.
Michael
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Michael has always been there, waiting outside windows and watching from the mirror, pulling me out of my college mistakes. I spent whole years trying to figure out how to get rid of him. Adults aren't supposed to have imaginary friends. Sometimes, though, I think he's the only thing that's real. We hurt one another, but in the end, the wounds are all mine.
All The Other Boys, A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
A kooky and hopeless young woman recounts the spectacularly awful rise and fall of her first real relationship. Spanning five years of earnest loyalty to this young man, she discovers the truth about sex, religion, life, and herself, interspersed with memories of all the other boys who stole her heart for a short time.
The Sound from Nowhere (a Vermont Short)
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Series: Vermont Shorts, Book 2 · Samantha (Sam) Mystery Suspense, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
6,399 Story Words. “The Sound from Nowhere” is my second Vermont short story, also featuring Sam (Samantha) telling the six cousins I feature in most of fiction, something about her growing up in Vermont. This sequence of stories is the result of a dramatic encounter in Austin Texas, where Sam met the six children, ages ten to eighteen, storied in “Dirty Sixth Street, Austin.”
I Can Do Anything
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Connor Anthony Michael Holbook is an autistic twenty-four year old who, works stuffing envelopes for an Atlanta insurance company, knows all the Zip Codes used by the United States and its territories, is a tea connoisseur, loves to read, is searching for God, and is now writing a book to prove that he can do anything!
The Stepford Student
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Series: Mike Adams. Price: Free! Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When his best friend David abandons their weekly poker game, only to return reeking of swamp water and talking about changing careers, it is up to Mike Adams to find out what happened to him.
Afternoon Conversations with Uncle Toby
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Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: British English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
"I do wonder at times if I’m slowly on my way to some mental disaster because I talk to you like I do and believe almost unshakably that you can help me try to figure out a way to synchronize the dreams in my brain with the potential in my hands." Insanity, comfort, or both? Listen in on Afternoon Conversations with Uncle Toby.
Fatal Events
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A coming of age short story during the time of the Kennedy assassination.
The Seagull Way: A Mostly-True Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: American English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Brother and sister seagulls fly for the first time but everything does not go according to plan.
Experience, Perspective and a Soul
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A collection of more than 10 stories based on a fictional soul search.......
Bendio Joules--If Not For You
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Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
The 1st in a collection of 14 short stories by Abbie Joules about her brother, Bendigo, as they grew up on an east Texas Farm. Ben's life ended tragically in Abbie's company at the age of eighteen, and she is determined that his memory not vanish forever. She as sculpted an image of a bygone era in which her brother stars in riveting tales, filled with humor, adventure and love.
In The Graveyard At Dawn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A young boy enters a graveyard at dawn with his dog. Both love the countryside and the wild-life they observe. Death is a part of the process of Life,but a surprise awaits them in the burial-ground.
Train Hill
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013 by Dark Elms Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Charlie Milch: a struggling musician trying to make a name for himself in Austin, Texas. Set up on a blind date, they go out to a place called Train Hill ... where jealousy rears its diabolical head.