Books tagged: comingofage

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La Canción de Sydney
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 96,010. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Situado en Sydney y Boston, donde se yuxtaponen las angustias y el humor, La Canción de Sydney es el valiente camino de una joven hacia la edad adulta y, al mismo tiempo, es una historia de amor. Siendo una obra de ficción basada en hechos reales, esta novela con acento australiano también muestra al mundo que vivir con discapacidad no impide a una persona alcanzar la felicidad.
The Listeners
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 103,240. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a borough quarantined due to an airborne illness that causes deformity, insanity, and death, a 14-year-old boy named Daniel, orphaned by the plague, is caught up with a one-eared gang/cult called the Listeners. But all he really wants is to find his best friend Katie, trapped elsewhere in the quarantine. Harrison Demchick's electrifying debut is a harrowing work of literary horror.
The Gargoyle and Aunt Josie
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 32,330. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The women of the Massey family are cursed in love, often with disastrous consequences. Josie’s first boyfriend falls to his death and she finds herself on the trail of his killer forty years later. Lily’s wartime affair ends tragically with the death of her little daughter. Now it’s Alexandra’s turn to try to cheat Fate. But will she manage it?
Fledgling Witch (Prequel to the Landers Saga)
Series: The Landers Saga, Prequel. Price: Free! Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
A Prequel to the Landers Saga In the wake of her mother's death, young Safire fights for her footing as an artist and a witch in a skewed Renaissance world that punishes those who step outside its rigid boundaries. Can she defy the family she loves and still find happiness?
Kendall and Kyleah
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 54,690. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Twins, separated by divorcing parents when they were four, have led very different lives in places hundreds of miles apart. Yet they have longed to find each other for the past eight years. This book continues each of their stories as circumstances and seeming tragedies lead their paths to cross a last.
Bull City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sid Ellison believes that he’s left Durham, NC, for good. But when his older brother, Tyrell, is charged with the murder of a Pakistani woman, Sid has no choice but to confront his troubled past. Bull City moves from the tobacco factories of Durham to Pakistan and finally to Boston before returning to the South for a dramatic and unexpected climax.
Mattropolis: The Epic Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,980. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Have you ever been in love? Have you ever had a best friend? When you go to bed at night, do you get the feeling someone is watching you and writing sonnets in your honor? Meet Virgil Q. Hopper and the other residents of Mattropolis. You might not sleep for weeks but you'll love this tear-jerking coming-of-age adventure!
The Sandy Creek Boys
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This entertaining memoir contains nearly 100 stories about the Matney boys, four brothers who found inventive and rambunctious ways to have fun around the Big Sandy Creek. From the 1930s to the 1950s, these brothers and boyhood friends entertained each other, whether in or out of trouble. These stories range from intimate to hilarious to hair raising as the boys try to outdo each other.
Night Flight Mike
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » General
A boy escapes from his parents to explore a big city nightclub, sneaking in alone to see what adults do at night. Young Mike’s journey will take him further than he ever could have imagined when he meets an Inuit rock star and a gang of Filipino pirates in downtown’s strangest establishment, Coriander’s Bar.
The Adventures of Vivian Sharpe, Vegan Superhero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 146,320. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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An ordinary 15-year-old girl receives an unlikely visitor in the night, setting off a series of sudden and profound changes in her life including new special powers, a new worldview, new friends, a new summer job, and an urgent task to expose the destructive plans of her hometown's largest and most respected employer. This story is a classic American coming-of-age vegan superhero thriller.