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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: 8,340. 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.
Case at Adenwood Academy by Rachel J. Clay
Price: Free! Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age
Abbey and her tomboy sister Case think all their dreams have come true when their family win the lottery. What they didn’t expect was to be sent to an exclusive boarding school with girls that just don’t like them. Desperate to get themselves home again, the girls go on a mission to get themselves into trouble, until a new friend goes missing and they may just have the only clue to what happened.
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...
Dorm Room by Georgia Payne
You set the price! Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Coming of age
One is sleeping with her professor, one is after her boyfriend, and one...well one just wants to make it through college.
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.
The Mighty (Book One of The Druid's Guise Trilogy) by Michael J Sanford
Series: The Druid's Guise. Price: Free! Words: 101,990. Language: American English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
He's not crazy. Honest, he's not. He's just Wyatt. Wyatt the Mighty.
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.
To My Daughter, Book One by Shaina Richmond
Price: Free! Words: 57,310. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Susie, of Shaina Richmond's "Safe With Me" series, writes a journal to her soon-to-be-born daughter. Susie was fifteen years old when her mother passed away. Five years later, she learned that her paternity was a lie. Motivated by the recent loss of a friend, Susie starts a journal with the hope that, in the unfortunate case of her own untimely passing, her precious daughter will know her truth.
Two Sisters Times Two by Jeffrey Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 104,630. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
What happens when you take two sisters stuck in middle age and join them with two sisters struggling to enter adulthood and stir them all together in the cauldron of life's trials? This novel picks up the story of Brooke and Leah Fulcher now in their fifties and adds Jodie and Penni, Brooke's daughters, to their mix, creating emotional entanglements beyond the sum of those parts.
Summerwind by Stanley Laine
You set the price! Words: 60,290. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Jack Monroe easily trades a seemingly hopeless future for a two week escape to Lake Michigan with his tantalizing friends Tori and Kaye. But his summer of fun is turned upside down when he meets a stranger on the beach who will change his life forever.