Books tagged: boys coming of age

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Letters to a Shooting Star
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
Letters to a Shooting Star is an earlier version of Keith Hale's novel What Daniel Did With His Life.
Atom Heart John Beloved
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
Atom Heart John Beloved chronicles the lives of two boys who become friends at age thirteen. The story is told by eighteen-year-old John, who quietly whispers to his best friend one night in bed, "Do me." John's narrative voice is one of the most unique in gay literature. Atom Heart John Beloved is literate, intimate, erotic, and delightful, delivering unexpected moments of grace.
Being God
Series: Farrington High, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 67,120. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Malik Kaplan is the bully of Farrington High. Alcohol keeps him going; alcohol is destroying his life. He doesn’t see any problem, until he is faced with court-ordered community service shepherding an angry kid who hates the world, an “offer he can’t refuse” from the boy’s gang leader brother, and an opponent he can’t crush: a girl with an alcoholic father who wants nothing to do with any bad boy.
Streetliners
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
In the years of the trolley car, a game called Streetliner was played by packs of boys in crowded city neighborhoods. They yelled, they hooted, they hollered, they laughed. All were lean and tanned, scratched and bruised, in the prime of health. They played a game without ball or field, without coaches or spectators. They did not know how happy they were!
Pull
Series: Farrington High, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
The world implodes for 17-year-old David when his father kills his mother. He fights to separate himself from the violence in his past. He deals with homework and hormones that draw him toward Yolanda, the hottest girl around. She means trouble because she belongs to bad boy Malik. Malik has it out for David, on the basketball court, as a romantic rival, and as a threat to David's younger sister.