Books tagged: coming of age story

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Baling
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,490. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Two brothers. One unforgettable summer. Nick Lawson and his brother John have been dumped for the summer with their aunt, out in the middle of the country, to bale hay. Not his idea of a great summer. But then, he never could have predicted the adventures, dangers, and romance that would unfold around him in the quiet countryside.
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
Shameful Innocence
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,470. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
All Steve wanted was to earn a little money that summer in 1969 before returning to complete his senior year of high school. By the end of that summer he had determined to commit suicide rather than live with the consequences of his actions. What type of sin must be committed that would drive a good Christian kid to choose hell over living with himself the rest of his life?
Black Hole Drive
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Price: Free! Words: 47,050. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Black Hole Drive is my first novella in the science fiction genre. When I wrote it, I ‎thought it was the coolest thing since sliced bread. Now that I have had a chance to let ‎it mellow with age a bit, I still like it - and feel that with a little work it could be ‎rewritten as something really enjoyable.‎
Space Crazy
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Series: Dar's Adventures in Space, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,200. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Ontarrin Galaxy is a rough and tumble place. Young Dar Meltom knows this for fact. As the half breed offspring of an unlikely joining between an Earthling male and a Satiren female, he knows about fighting. Having spent his childhood on Erotis 3 getting into fights because he was different, Dar’s only solace comes from watching the stars. He dreams to be among them someday.
Destiny's Dream
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Series: Eclipse Heat. Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In 1866, three McCallister youths set out on a quest to find and spy on Lozen, the Apache warrior priestess. The seer has captured Charlie Wolf, the half-Kiowa McCallister’s imagination and he’s determined to share this adventure with his white cousins, Robert and Sam. The boys are half-grown striplings when they leave the McCallister ranch. After their encounter with destiny, they are men.
From Tears to Triumph
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,380. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Relive your own adolescent vulnerabilities, dreams, and antics in this coming-of-age story. The story highlights events in the author’s life which influenced the paths taken by himself and his brother, Joe. The story’s colorful characters and events will seem incredible at times. You will laugh and cry as the author shares the events of his frenzied youth and how he chose to rise beyond the chaos.