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Making It by David Hockey
Price: Free! Words: 209,150. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Len Andrews, an 18 year orphan in 1982, does not know what to do with his life. He helps his uncle renovate a house, works in a factory and learns how to use WordStar and VisiCalc. His uncle dies and Len inherits his cottage and some money. He gets a job selling computers, manages a store, falls in love, marries and finds a way to earn thousands of dollars a month doing little work.
The Black Bridge by Jimmy James Jr.
Series: A Time Before Facebook, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 127,300. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Jimmy, a young boy growing up in both Idaho and Canada, experiences many new and exciting adventures. Come join him.
A Twist in the Tail by Neslihan Stamboli
Price: Free! Words: 105,740. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological(5.00 from 1 review)
A tale of love, betrayal and forgiveness as the 21st century draws to a close in a world where nothing is as it seems. Tara, a beautiful and daring young woman, tries to come to terms with a life-long lie and forgive her father as love takes her on an emotionally charged journey into the dark cave of her childhood.
Say When by Amy Vanessa Miller
Series: Misfits. Price: Free! Words: 132,830. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » New adult
"Every single part of me is his, and every single part of him is mine... but we're broken." Emilia Davenport and Oliver Paxton have always had a unique kind of love. It blossomed during childhood and has only grown stronger through the years. They thought they were indestructible, so they promised each other forever...
Diary of a Human Target [From the Beginning to the End] by Isidora Vey
Price: Free! Words: 182,760. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
This diary is different from any other, because it is meant to be read by as many people as possible. It could be the diary of every person who feels isolated and trapped in a hostile world. It reflects a longing for real communication in an uncommunicative society, as it unfolds the tormented youth of Yvonne Fezarris: a free mind who is constantly targeted by visible and invisible evil forces...
Second Semester (A Templar: Order and Chaos Prequel) by Kenneth Brooks
Price: Free! Words: 134,140. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Three years before Lone Wolfe and Jena are chosen for their mission, they are still adolescent children with strange abilities trying to make their way in life despite tragedy and fear.
Taking Off the Princess Dress by L.A. Lancy
Price: Free! Words: 100,230. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Ali and her friends have long dreamed about high school—playing soccer in a stadium, slipping off their parents’ radar and perhaps falling in love. Follow her on an exploit into the secret lives of teenagers, suburban family turmoil and girls’ desire to be wanted. Taking Off the Princess Dress challenges the inherited notion of prince charming, while its heroines hold nothing back.
Keep From Falling by Amy Vanessa Miller
Series: Misfits. Price: Free! Words: 161,830. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » New adult
At the beginning of her senior year, Bree Porter had everything figured out. She knew who she was, what she wanted, and where she was going. The only thing she didn't know was how to tell the world that her childhood bestie, Skylar Hale, was also her secret girlfriend...
The Assignment by Dark Ink
You set the price! Words: 156,800. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age(1.00 from 1 review)
High school sophomore Sammi Morrison has one last assignment to complete with an unexpected partner. Sammi finds everything around her is changing -- including her. Along the way she learns unforgettable lessons about life, love, loss, and what "family" truly means. The change she needs is just around the corner, but perhaps in a way she never dared to expect.
Rush Hour Crush by Daniel Stone
Price: Free! Words: 125,080. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Coming of age
Joan sits in a police cell surrounded by soggy tissues, the main suspect in a murder investigation. It appears to be a fairly straightforward case. Well, apart from the man outside dressed like an extra from the Braveheart movie who’s claiming full responsibility. Joan only really wanted to find her Rush Hour Crush. How did it end up like this?
What's Left by Jnana Hodson
Series: Freakin' Free Spirits. Price: Free! Words: 118,950. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs
Recovering from a deep emotional loss can feel like forever. In "What's Left," everyone loses something – especially an 11-year-old daughter when her father vanishes in an avalanche.
Imogene by G.A. Jahn
Price: Free! Words: 155,030. Language: American English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A story of high school life in the 1960s -- long before the internet -- when bullies were bare-handed, and a young woman seeking wisdom was still a novelty.
James Fisher and the Bird Witch by Simon Corn
Price: Free! Words: 112,170. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
James Fisher and the Bird Witch is the first in a series and aimed at mature young adults and up. It is a snapshot in the coming-of-age story of a young man, and the trials and tribulations that life has to throw at him.
Almost Lucky by Joaquin Emiliano
Price: Free! Words: 109,760. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
- join Lucky for an evening underground and a classic tale of Boy sees famous girl, Boy doesn’t meet famous girl, Boy keeps trying to meet famous girl, Boy keeps chasing, Boy follows the white rabbit of fame, Boy loses his friends, Boy loses his mind, Boy meets fate, Boy ends up drinking in a bar with no doorknobs, ready to join Lucky for an evening underground and a classic tale of -
These Truths by R.M. Haig
Price: Free! Words: 260,830. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Some skeletons are better left buried, but when fresh remains reignite old fears of a notorious child killer in the small town of Burlwood, Indiana, a private investigator whose life is in ruin must return to his hometown to face his past to clear an old friend of heinous charges. Along the way, he finds a stunning young woman who threatens to turn his life around if he succumbs to her charm.
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.
What They Left Behind by Karen Teagarden
Price: Free! Words: 121,090. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Ben and Gennie Perrin, orphaned twins, are abused and abandoned by their brother. Luckily, they are adopted by a young couple and raised in San Francisco. Years later, while trying to bring their parents to California, they uncover something so unexpected it turns their world upside down. Will they reconcile with their past or will it leave them shattered like their city after the earthquake?
Porchball by Michael Bronte
Price: Free! Words: 100,020. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Coming of age
It was the counterculture vs. the Establishment, and possibly the most memorable year in our history. Brownie made his own history in 1969: he smoked his first joint and got laid, both in the sun and the mud at Woodstock. He also enrolled at Alliance College, but didn’t anticipate getting tangled in an organized drug distribution ring and trying to save himself and his best friend from disaster.
Church Group by Michael Brightside
Price: Free! Words: 115,670. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
A new home. A new school. A new best mate. Things are going pretty well for Luke Keane. But as teenage kicks veer into the hedonistic world of alcohol, drugs and partying things begin to spiral out of control. So how far is too far? And can you ever really know until it's too late?
Gang Of Losers by Chris Lynton
Price: Free! Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Gang of Losers is a heartfelt and offbeat novel about 16 year-old Theo Hanlon's efforts to make it as a musician and form a band. Set in the summer of 1983, the novel captures the excitement of growing up and experiencing the intoxicating lure of music, sex, alcohol and independence for the first time.
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