Fiction » Coming of age

Revenge of the Rats
Series: The Life and Times of Bindigo and Abbie Joules, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Coming of age
Abbie's brother, Bendigo, and his friend, Lydel, are partly responsible for dump ground rats invading Ben's family chicken coup. Ben hatches a plan to use the rats themselves to act as the instruments of their own demise. The plan, although effective, proves far more costly than expected.
The One: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In "The One," a recent college graduate delays entering the real world by forming a drug and sex-fueled relationship with "The One," a boy her age who is nothing what he seems.
Floating Paper Strips
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
Efe's body betrayed her. Daily. She couldn't walk, couldn't run, couldn't do all the things a page should do, no matter how hard she tried. That was just the way it was. Until Father Abijah decided that the way it was wasn't good enough. Then a whole new Path opened up to Efe and her future bloomed like a lily emerging from the pond.
Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by Skye Warren. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
"It's a tale of survival, sacrifice and love between two teenagers with an uncertain future." - The Book Sirens Some wounds never heal… She's stuck in another foster home. He's the new boy with a bad reputation. Falling in love in the wrong place and the wrong time never felt so good.
Command and Control
Series: My Personal Favorites · One Of Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,610. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Coming of age
Command and Control is a story on how a scrawny clueless business student desperate to complete his dissertation is dramatically transformed to a fearsome and hunted pirate. Adventure, a captainless ship, organization studies and more.
Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Coming of age
In the shadow of British and Hessian forces, life goes on for young patriot Joshua and his Native American grandfather, Katu, whose only concern seems to be his tattered old fishing net. Raised to abide his elders, Joshua reluctantly aides the mysterious curmudgeon with his repairs and in so doing gets to know the man he only thought he knew. A man full of surprises.
The Fallen Footwear
Price: Free! Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love is many things. But when it's caught in a vicious dating cycle, it can become both exciting and painful. Eventually it finds its stride, and the couple who experiences it will develop a lasting harmony. But until that's found, love ends up in a washing machine, tossing and turning until it either cleanses or fades. This is the story of Gary's wash cycle with Nikki, the girl of his dreams.
Monograms, Cookies & Cigars
Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A chance encounter in a man-made pond drain between an injured teen and the girl of his dreams.
Sacrifice - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Luua of Toor is expecting a spectacular marriage with her one and only now that she's of age, until the Elder busts the news that she's actually the village's sacrifice.
Letter to My Fifteen-Year-Old Self
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
The narrator writes a letter to her younger self, giving her some much-needed advice about a boy.
Gym Class
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Straight A student Gerald Morgan doesn’t want to ruin his grade point average with an F in gym class. So the out of shape teen asks the top runner at his high school for help. And soon discovers what she’s really running from. A short story for anyone who’s felt like giving up.
An Upstate All-Season Fairy-Tale
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A rags-to-riches story set in upstate New York, for all seasons. Upstate life can be odd, but, that's life.
Razorblade Concerto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Coming of age
A short story from independent author Jessica Perez, Razorblade Concerto tells the story of high school junior Savannah and her last moments of life as she walks a self destructive path. This story was mentioned in Perez's novel, All I Need, as a work of Short Fiction written by Regina Lanning, one of the main characters..
The German Housemate - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever have the misfortune of living under the same roof with an annoying, eccentric individual whose sight you couldn’t stand? Here is a story for you...
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A young man feels trapped by expectations he can't fulfill. He longs to leave the crush of the city and find freedom in the farming life of his youth.
Outside In
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Inspirational
They change, they grow, they leave you - the better for your meeting them.
The Letters of Aus & B
Price: Free! Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Coming of age
My name is Ausdylan Elvis Ashford, a twenty-two-year-old who leads a rather perfect life. Well, that is until my perfect girlfriend, B, changed both of our lives forever. But before the emotional rollercoaster of I Unlove You, comes a series of letters between B and me. You see, we’ve always refused to text and send email, instead turning to pen and paper to share our love, our lives, our...
Peter and the Milkman's Horse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Based on recollections of a 1950s childhood, this is the story of how a young boy's friendship with a milkman's horse brings an unexpected bonus.
You set the price! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
"Drive carefully, there’s a frost again tonight.” A short story from the prize winning author of "Resolution". A teenager asks his domineering father if he can borrow the car with dramatic consequences. "Drive is an edgy flash fiction contemporary family life story with a dash of mystery and a conclusion that lingers in your thoughts long after you’ve read ‘The End’." MDG
Historia de Fogata (Espanol)
Series: romance · camping. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: Spanish. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Coming of age
Camping con una nueva novia puede ser divertido, pero recuerda obtener su número de teléfono, por si acaso caes en amor con ella, que pasa muy, muy fácilmente.