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Sixteen
Price: Free! Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
What's it like to lose your father at 16 or fall for a man 16 years your senior? Lose your innocence to sin or gain strength through weakness? Sixteen brings together 16 vignettes of experiences in love and loss. Part fiction, part not, the anthology collects the truths of what it means to love and lose, want and wonder…how we are never the same once everything changes.
Bound by Blood (MT, #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: American English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Oli believes he is doomed to a life of responsibility and back-breaking labor, until he stumbles upon an opportunity that will improve his life and the lives of his family. Nattily/Rain has always been privileged, but that doesn't mean her life has been easy.
Kitty Itty And The Seawall Broke
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A novella, about 9,000 words. Jonny lives with his mom on the hardscrabble coast of North Carolina. The old coast is underwater -- Jonny's dad makes a living diving to salvage valuables from drowned towns, rarely home. It's a hard life. When Jonny rescues Kitty Itty he learns a bit about responsibility and caring, but the coming hurricane Xerxes may teach them both some harder lessons.
After School
Price: Free! Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sometimes the Lessons Don’t End When the Dismissal Bell Rings! When Dayana Forbes finds her introverted classmate Caleb in the aftermath of a brutal attack by another student, her view of her school as a safe haven is left shattered in smears of blood.
Literature Help: Demian
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 110 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 296. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The story is set against the backdrop of the First World War. It was the time of death and destruction. The novel very intelligently deals with the problem and experience of change.
Coffee, and a Dance
Price: Free! Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
James is a dancer struggling to determine the nature of his artistic aspirations.
Finding Creatures
Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Bernadette is a lonely little girl...until she meets Angel, a horse nobody else can see, a friend like she has never known before. But is she really the only one who can see Angel? Is she really Angel's only friend?
Silence of the Imbeciles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It's tough being a kid--especially a kid with magical powers that now regrets having cast the spell that turned everyone he knows into an imbecile. But that's life for 14-year-old Frankie Turnbull. Now he wants to correct his mistake. But how, when those he's trying to help keeping stupidly interfering? Frankie's options dwindle, as does his patience, until ultimately just one solution remains.
Main Street
Price: Free! Words: 10,970. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
I’m walking down the street today because I don’t have anything better to do. The thick air of the city pulsates with its each breath, the trodden gray of the sidewalk undulates and retires with each step, my shoes raindrops in shimmering pools of concrete. One empty face slides past and then another, multitude and diversity swirls by, overwhelming, unfathomable, humanity embracing facsimile . .
The Drive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
It's always been routine but it never felt like it. Every year, there was always something - a moment, an emotion, a phrase, or even a word that distinguished one year from another. Now, after more than fifty years, I could still vividly remember every little detail of each year from the way her skirt spun whenever she danced all the way to how her eyes shone whenever she looked at me. This year..
Who We Once Were
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
"Scarlett Emit's life changed the moment Uncle Luke came down Carriage Street."
Nobody Likes a Quitter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
All his life, Ben played football. Till one day he decides to, quite simply, up sticks and do something else. Give something else a try. But what will his best friend think? A story of friendship and hidden depths. Nobody Likes a Quitter: A Short Story.
Judith the Obscure
Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Judith Nussbaum just woke up to find fifty thousand, Italian honneybees nesting in her hemlock tree, and all the diazepam in the universe won't make the swarm go away.
Cheery Red
You set the price! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jane doesn't remember. Jane doesn't know that she doesn't remember. She seldom talks, much less questions her life, a life with a boring half day job and an overbearing mother. But when she is forced to go on a blind date, questions make a surprise appearance... and her boring life is threatened with frightening answers. This is a short story.
Literature Companion: The Virgin Suicides
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 90 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 273. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The story revolves around the lives of five sisters, the Lisbon girls. The people living in their community are quite fascinated by the acts of these five sisters because they can’t explain for their acts.
Eternally Tuesday
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
"Jake" Clemmings keeps his Tuesdays the same way.Skips school,goes fishing,plays video games like any other eleven year old. But Jake has a burden to bear and many lessons to learn.A story of grief friendship and bonding over jello Eternally tuesday reminds us what routine and honor truely can be
Another Night, Another Occasion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jacob Butterly feels that oddest of emotions on the night he meets his girlfriend’s parents: Optimism. He knows that meeting-the-parents plays into a nightmarish stereotype. Made out to be much worse than reality suggests. Surely? A story which explores that most uncomfortable of moments, and how badly wrong it really can go. Another Night, Another Occasion: A Short Story.
Turnabout
Series: Tales From the Leeward Lounge. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Icy Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Growing up, Steve was Stella's best friend, until Trish came along. Now Steve is engaged to Trish and both are off to separate colleges. Is turnabout fair play?
Saffron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Marion Churchman, code name SAFFRON, is an assassin employed by the vengeance goddess Nemesis. She may have been trained by an elite academy and rubbed elbows with immortals for five years, but it’s not her dream job. Sent on a particularly tough run, Saffron has no idea that she herself is being stalked, and her life is in danger. She’s not as invincible as Nemesis makes her feel.
এলভিস ও অমলাসুন্দরী
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: Bengali. Published: July 4, 2014 by Bookpocket Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
দু’জনেই বুড়ো হয়ে গিয়েছে। জরা গ্রাস করেছে দু’জনকেই । বাড়ীটার পলেস্তারা খসে গেছে জায়গায় জায়গায়। অনেক আগেই ধুয়ে গিয়েছে রঙ। সামান্য যেটুকু আছে তাতেও ভাগ বসিয়েছে আগাছার শিকড়। দোতলার বারান্দা খসে গেছে, খসে গেছে কার্নিশ। তবু দাঁড়িয়ে আছে। বহু প্রাচীন ইতিহাসের মত। রোদ বৃষ্টির দাগ শরীরে নিয়ে।