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Mind the Portal by J.S. Devivre
Price: $6.99 $3.99 USD. (43% off!) Words: 130,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A sheltered fourteen-year-old boy escapes his stifling homelife by going through a portal to an interdimensional academy, only to find his life is in peril and his parents aren't as he thought. (Part 1 of a 7-novel series, part 2 to be released Fall 2018.)
Lucan by mda
Series: The Lucan Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,240. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Tamzin Walker wakes up on her nineteenth birthday feeling weird. She tries to shrug it off, her life isn’t exactly on track and she’s forgotten what’s normal, but things start to spiral out of control until she learns a family secret that changes everything. She’s not totally human—she’s Lucan.
Nowhere Man and Orange Girl by Wayne Haroutunian
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,980. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An American novel, Nowhere Man and Orange Girl is about growing up, love and tragedy, hope and friendship. Two soulmates, meant to be together forever, are ripped apart by an accident and made to forget each other. Holly Jessamie has been missing for months and presumed dead. Willet Brawley heads to Louisiana where he plans to take his own life.
The Vault by Brian Harrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,660. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
When billionaire philanthropist Sam Montgomery announces that he will not seek a bone marrow transplant from his estranged sister, journalist Leni Diamante sits down and soon discovers there is more than priceless artifacts within his personal impenetrable vault. What lies inside may be what saves or ends Sam's life; it all depends on if Sam can accept his past or not in time.
The Ember and the Knife by Chris Loblaw
Series: Spellbound Railway, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,590. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
The saddest sort of homecoming brings Mallory, Kean and Robert back together after 2 years. The three friends have found out that the cruelties of life cannot be wished away or banished by a spell. But as they struggle to reconnect with each other and mend their hurting families, an arcane menace returns, threatening the manyworlds tied together by the Spellbound Railway.
Drawing Breath by Laurie Boris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,010. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Art teacher Daniel Benedetto has cystic fibrosis. When he takes on Caitlin as a private student, the teen painter watches in torment as other people, mostly women, treat Daniel like a freak because of his condition. To Caitlin, Daniel is not a disease, not someone to pity. He’s a friend. And her first real crush. Convinced one of those women is about to hurt him, Caitlin makes a very bad decision.
Point A to Point Z by Ginney Etherton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,840. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Zak and his grandmother travel as emissaries to countries emerging into a shifting world. Experiencing Mongolia's lush northern steppes from horseback and the Gobi desert from camelback exposes the contrasts of miners versus herders. Zak finds the power of photography in Angola's slums, warships, waterfalls, and jungles, where developers and corruption leave villagers struggling to survive.
Just For A While by Zoe Haslie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,170. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Coming of age
“Just For A While” is Zøe Haslie’s debut novel, a tale of love, friendship, struggling family relationships and, above all, forgiveness.
Daughter of Havenglade by H.C. Harrington
Series: Daughter of Havenglade, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Coming of age
In the ancient kingdom of Havenglade, a brutal enemy is ravaging the countryside making his way closer to Gradur Castle. An aging king seeks protection from a council of loyal wizards. A peasant girl finds herself at the center of it all after bonding with a magical crystal and absorbing its magical essence. Can she learn to harness the powers inside her before it's too late?
Pink Like the Sky, Blue Like the Sea by D. I. Richardson
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 66,730. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Julie Faulkner is an artistically gifted 19-year-old girl. And she’s finally been accepted to her dream school, a private arts academy in a sleepy seaside town tucked behind some mountains. And then she meets Sylvia, a rebel with a cause as she calls herself. And that’s when things change for the better, well, at least at first.
A Family Legacy: The Watson Works by Wilson James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,840. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 1 review)
Another tragedy has struck the Watson family and now the only thing left is the family business. Connor, the younger of the teen brothers, must try to make the tough decisions that will keep things going. Can Connor deal with his profound loss and prevent a similar tragedy when he has the chance? Can he find happiness and make a new family? Join Connor in this story of adventure and courage.
Sons and Brothers in Seattle by Wilson James
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,160. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Cameron Connors is a young father trying to deal with a mother who has treated her sons terribly. He’s managed to get his own two young sons away from his mother, but now needs to rescue Brendan, his younger brother. He has a very risky plan to challenge his parents for custody of Brendan. The stakes are high, and Cameron might just lose custody of his own two sons. *Extra chapters from sequel.
Missing You in Belmar, NJ by Mick Bennett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Meet Jimmy Hanlon. It’s summer, 1987. Jimmy’s a closeted bisexual in his late forties, nine months removed from a laryngectomy, and in this first part of a trilogy, he’s anxious to find a new identity in his Jersey Shore hometown. He hitches his hopes to a 33 year old lifeguard. The two cruise into summer with an assortment of boardwalk denizens and bar hounds.
Blackfoot by W.R. Gingell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Annabel has never wanted a cat. She certainly didn’t want a secretive, sarcastic black cat who takes over her pillow and makes remarks no one else ever seems to hear. Now Annabel and her friend Peter are being over-run by cats. More and more arrive each day, turning up at the old castle ruins where Annabel and Peter spend most of their time. And some of those cats aren’t as…friendly…as Blackfoot.
Meet the Lidwells! A Rock n' Roll Family Memoir by Jon Chaisson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,050. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of four siblings and two cousins who start a band as teenagers and achieve success beyond their wildest dreams. But while they consistently top the charts with their irresistibly catchy tunes, they're also fighting their own demons: perfectionism, disenchantment, addiction, exhaustion, sexism...and figuring out how to become an adult in front of millions of fans.
Boardwalk Man by Mick Bennett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,700. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
In the trilogy’s second novel, Jimmy travels a harsh road back from Key West to Belmar. Old suspicions are confirmed, party bars turn ugly, and a bizarre tragedy marks the summer’s turning point. Ronny, June’s companion, becomes July’s antagonist. As Jimmy tries to accommodate Alice, and despite old and new heartaches, he attains his dream job, finds touching rapport with a surrogate daughter, and
Mara: A Georgian Romance by Barbara T. Cerny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,750. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Coming of age
The clean and sweet version of 'Of Angels and Orphans' A poor little rich girl meets an orphan boy and their friendship soars. Mara tells the romantic yet realistic tale of an overweight, neglected, posh young girl who befriends a poor, courageous orphan and his three friends.
Father, Son & Grace by Cindy Hiday
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » General
"Buckle up and hang on." It began as a father-son road trip. But then they rescued Grace and set off a chain of misadventures and accidental heroism that stretched across eight states.
Home Again: The fifth book in the Wolf Series by A. W. Sibley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,870. Language: American English. Published: November 23, 2017 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Coming of age
Dub’s camping trip on the Red River began as a wonderful adventure for an eleven year old boy. It quickly turned into a nightmare when he, his dog Ring, and filly Honey Gal are kidnapped and transported far from home.