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The Feels by Jamaak Morris
Price: Free! Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Three of Jamaak Morris’s many short stories that involve love, determination, strength, and forgiveness. The different protagonist in the different stories found the courage to do what is needed of them.
Killing Myself by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Coming of age
I tried to kill myself in the sixties. I wasn’t very good at it. And the thing about Aspirin is that 121 of them will not kill you. Not even close. They will, however, make your ears ring, and if you stage this perfectly, they will also accomplish the purpose of suicide: make them feel good and guilty. Leaving you in control.
Wax by Eric Z.
Price: Free! Words: 52,870. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In a hauntingly perfect neighborhood only known as Woodbridge, Merci is at odds with himself, everything and everyone around him. As he struggles with life as a self-doubting yet somehow confident and sarcastic success to the people around him, his life changes when he meets a beautiful girl under the lamp lit streets of Primrose.
A Cardboard Box by Jessica McKenzie
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: British English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Coming of age
The journey of life encompasses many memories. The act of collecting them together as we form our own identity can be perhaps be considered somewhat like gathering our poignant moments in the box of our minds. What's inside your box? 'A Cardboard Box' is a small collection of poetry relating to themes of relationships, identity and coming of age.
The Divine Imprint: A Novel by Miquiel Banks
Price: Free! Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Coming of age
Part Memoir and Part Essay, The Divine Imprint is a coming-of-age story that follows a Narrator’s journey across Florida as he experiences a self-revelation in Warm Mineral Springs and colorful flags on a boring Sunday.
Stuck in the 80s: A Novel by Miquiel Banks
Price: Free! Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Inspirational
Part Memoir and Part Documentary, Stuck in the 80s elevates the ceiling of both art forms and becomes what MB terms as “Mood Writing.” He defines it as “a new form of writing that allows the reader to do more than see or feel, the reader EXPERIENCES the event.” We ask you to join MB in this coming-of-age tale involving Atlanta, Driving, Romance, Nostalgia, and the 80s.
A Boy’s Life by David Halliday
Series: The Invisible Man. You set the price! Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A Boy's Life is a novelette, Part of a multi series of books under the banner THE INVISIBLE MAN. Mackenzie Philips is a young boy dealing with school, bullies, girls, and boredom. But Mackenzie harbours a terrible secret, one that he cannot share. Threatened by bigger boys, teachers, and the police, Mackenzie is afraid of only one person... God.
The Billionaire Boss's Temptation 1: Twisted Love by Lexi Black
Price: Free! Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016 and represented by H.J. Yang. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age
I gaze around at the blank, dirty-creme walls of my new bedroom, trying to stay optimistic. It’s not a big room by any stretch of the imagination, not even for a single, but I tell myself that’s not a problem - I’m not a big person, and I don’t have much stuff to fill the room with anyway. And then there’s the tiny, grime-encrusted excuse for a window, which is letting in less natural light...
Death and Life and Death by Michael Allender
Series: The Life and Times of Bindigo and Abbie Joules, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Abbie Joules and her older brother, Bendigo, have to face the reality of mortality as their favorite aunt--Sherry--succumbs to a deadly disease. Fighting despair, Bendigo volunteers at the hospital, trying to drown his sorrow in good deeds for the less fortunate, a tribute to his beloved aunt. But in an act of devilish irony, he encounters evil incarnate.
Paying for College - The Novel by Kenneth Szulczyk
Price: Free! Words: 66,950. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Brothers, all I wanted to do was attend a university and escape a small town with no job prospects or future. But it seems every time I opened my mailbox at the dorm, I pulled out another tuition bill with a looming due date. So I had to do the unthinkable. Break a few rules. Do some insane things. Then everything just became crazy.
Living in the Pages by Mindy Haig
Price: Free! Words: 16,890. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Coming of age
Hendrix Massey had a dream. That dream led him to a magic journal. That journal kept him going when the world came crashing down around him. But can happily ever after truly be found in the pages?
Here's Some Stuff by James Craig
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is a collection of flash fiction stories written by James Craig. The genres include comedy and drama.
'A Story Untold' by Brad OH
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
‘A Story Untold’ is the tale of four young children who share in an incredible adventure. Taken against their will on a ride through the stars, the children all process the experience rather differently, and as the full weight of their situation dawns on them, it is up to each to find the meaning and sense behind it in their own individual way.
The Memorial by J.P. Grider
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Coming of age(3.50 from 2 reviews)
When Mary stumbles upon the memorial set up for the boy she accidentally murdered, she's confronted by her victim's twin brother Connor. The Memorial is a touching short story filled with heart, emotion, and a little humor. (This is a short story)
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Seven by Kristen LePine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Coming of age
Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes of Sparta and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. In Chapter Seven, Gorgo reluctantly takes the foreign man, Perseus for a tour of Sparta that turns out to be more adventurous and revealing than she expected. Chapters One through Six are available for free.
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