Fiction » Coming of age

The Princess's Spirit Trilogy #1-3: An Early 21st Century Liberty Movement Story
Price: Free! Words: 56,000. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Angelle's vision is based on freedom, dreams, love and fairness. However, the culture wars, and the influence of global movements from the Tea Party to the Occupy Protests, combine to make Pacificland a daily ideological warzone. Meanwhile reforms like marriage equality stalled seemingly forever. With her own dreams on the line, will Angelle stay true to her values?
Knighthood
Price: Free! Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
Two sisters set out to rescue a squire when they're trapped in a coliseum. To escape, they must fight against the most dangerous warriors of the land. It's survival of the strongest.
Bull Head: The Selected Writings of Brian J. Mueller 1991-2001 (3rd ed.)
You set the price! Words: 20,070. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Coming of age
Bull Head is a collection of writings exploring a wide variety of subjects, emotions and life events. Taken as a whole it gives tremendous insight into the mind and heart of a young man coming of age in America during the 1990s. Readers will surely identify with many pieces and the many life themes Brian explores...
The Choice
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Divya had to take a decision to marry either Abhinav or Sameer. One of them is handsome and lover of Divya. Finally, Divya took a decision. You may like her decision or you may not like the decision. However, Divya took a decision which was best for her; not necessarily best for anyone else. What was her decision?
Freshman Girl and Junior Guy (An Interim Goddess of Love short story)
Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Hannah is super nervous about her first year at Ford River College, but guess what makes it better? Becoming the new friend of a popular junior guy named Quin. This is a short story set in the world of the Interim Goddess of Love Series.
Downfall
Price: Free! Words: 71,460. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Coming of age
Furtive meetings in an underground chamber … Latin words carved into a stone wall … intense desire … and a secret so elusive she’ll do almost anything to bust it open. Until now, Frankie never believed in grand passions—but that’s not the only one of her beliefs about to implode right before her eyes. A new adult paranormal romance series.
Mademoiselle
Price: Free! Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Coming of age
Wax Spencer walks into Pipi Wiener’s life, upsetting her perfectly executed plot to work at Mademoiselle Magazine someday. Too strong to succumb to his affection, Pipi is determined to stick to her plan. What will it take for Pipi to give in to love?
Buzzed
Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A teenage boy aspiring to become a jockey meets a couple of Housing Project kids that propel him into a mysterious straits.
Broken Hearts and Babysitters
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A story of a young boy with absentee parents, and a conflicted adolescent learning to see the broken hearts of others.
Six, Maybe Seven
Price: Free! Words: 85,730. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age
Young college grad Emma Richmond finds herself a bridesmaid in six weddings over the course of sixth months. While battling her new job as a casting director’s assistant’s assistant, Emma travels to six different venues along California’s coast and beyond. On the way, Emma begins a relationship with a Hollywood actor who may teach her that there is more to life than falling in love.
Iris on Laundry Day
You set the price! Words: 40,040. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Coming of age
A tale of love and drugs and more drugs as found in the Louisiana Wonderland.
How Miru Earned His Secret Name
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
This free bonus chapter shares a story not in the main novel, Wide as the Wind. It addresses how Miru, the main character, earned his secret name. Whether you have already read the novel and would like some extra background, or if you want to "test the waters" before you read Wide as the Wind, this standalone chapter will provide extra insight into our young hero, Miru.
Melancholy and me
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Familiar trail, familiar view, yet she is alone. There she meets melancholy, a piece of cloud handed to her.
I Think I'm Fine
Price: Free! Words: 140. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Coming of age
One of many poems I have written when I have had no other release - or at least none that aren't self destructive.
Love Like Crazy
Price: Free! Words: 111,850. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
College and career are hard enough without bringing love into the mix… But when Jesse and Kayla meet, their dreams merge into one. Until tragedy strikes. Now, thrust into a world of grief, others insist they are too young. But when you find the love of your life, all you can do is hold on and Love Like Crazy. Note: Love Like Crazy is a stand-alone story, and it doesn't have an evil cliffhanger!
"When Okay is Enough"
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Nisa is having a bad enough day already when she runs into James. Should she help her old friend who doesn't talk to her anymore, or just walk away?
Ad Deum qui lætíficat juventútem maem
Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Coming of age
An American boy struggles with village life in Franco's Spain. He is baffled by his enemy.
Unfamiliar
Price: Free! Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Hailey never planned for a Chase Lancaster in her life, and she is about to find out that this walking contradiction will change her forever.
All The Living And The Dead
Price: Free! Words: 43,490. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
This is the first half of a published novel All The Living And The Dead (Mill City Press, April 2016) by Joseph Kenyon. The full novel can be purchased through the author’s website – josephkenyonlit.com – and comments/questions about the novel can be made through the website as well. If you like what you read, please feel free to check out other stories by Joseph Kenyon on Smashwords.
The Ultimate Proposition
Price: Free! Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
An irascible teenage girl moves to Israel and wreaks havoc in a hilariously funny fashion....!

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