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Gods of the Neon Age: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
During the Atomic Age and into the New Frontier, a boy and his mother drive aimlessly state to state in a stolen pickup truck, where they manage an existence on temporary jobs, spare dollars, and spare coins in the search of a home that they can one day call their own. As money and choices dwindle, the mother must choose between two paths that can bring a new life, or bring ruin upon them both.
The Girl with the Guitar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jane is a professional guitarist who can’t wait to introduce her cool new boyfriend, Josh, to all her friends at the house party. By the end of the weekend, she might just feel differently.
The Monster on the Bus
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A story for older kids about social bullying
Broken Voices
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
No human can save another; we can only save ourselves. Poetically composed, Bestselling Author of The Enchanters series gives a glimpse into the post-apocalyptic war that is THE ENDERS, and the two people most unwilling to fight it. All proceeds donated to the American Cancer Society. Nowhere Train, book one of THE ENDERS, coming Spring 2015.
Zakis Save Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
I order for a cup of a tea and watching here and there, at that time my eyes gets attention towards a child who is looking with lots of intent to a car from where a pure white dog was looking outside from car’s second window, This e-book not content only words,there is a thought with hope to change our hearts.
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(2.00 from 1 review)
The night I drove Roger home from a party was the night I had to relive all of my childhood mistakes.
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.