Books tagged: rite of passage

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I Rise into a Daybreak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When a cosmic monstrosity swallowed the Earth, the survivors fled to hide among the stars. The scars on Kara's mind linger from infancy to adolescence. The monster follows them wherever they go. Kara knows this whatever the others say. Then Kara and her family crash land near an empty mining town on an abandoned world. No functional pilot? No escape. And something lurks in the rainy fog, watching.
The Mars of Malcontents
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,590. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Valentina knows how to live in the community spread throughout old mining caves under the Martian ice cap. A violent place in a forbidding climate but home for her and her brother. Until she wakes from a coma to find her brother gone. A journey from the polar ice cap to the Martian equator? Not enough to stop Valentina. Not with her brother on the line.
The Magicians and the Silk Road
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: Australian English. Published: March 31, 2017 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Hani is surprised when his wife joins him on the journey to barter for spider silk, moreso when she brings their children. Nothing, however, prepares him for what the children do when they meet the spider queen.
Gardens of Wind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Akeli lives in a village of tethered balloons and airships far above the unlivable surface of the Earth, but under the cruel thumb of her uncle. Her baby girl fell down to Earth a year ago. An airship full of sailors docks and her uncle demands Akeli get a new baby for the good of the clan. Her cousins know all about wooing men. They always outshine quiet Akeli. But not today.
Ode to Joy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016 by House of Lit. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
A right of passage in blossoming spirituality leaves a young girl in wonder. Can she become who she was born to be? Can she step into the beauty that encompasses all? This sci-fi thriller twists perspectives into shrinking dimensions.
The Dot Matrix
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: British English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A young man re-evaluates his office-bound existence when he comes across the printout musings of an old dot matrix printer. A Short Story (9,400 words approx).
Rite of Passage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Before he can be seen as a man, young Eindride must face the ultimate trial: Stealing from a dragon's hoard. Most return men, only slightly injured, but a few, including Eindride's cousin, have disappeared during the trial. Will Eindride make it back alive?
Letters to Lelia
Series: Terra Two, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Never forget, my dear child, that life is made of days, and no matter how many days you were gifted with, you should strive to enjoy every single one of them. When you have given your love and attention to your family and friends, it will still be overflowing, so pay attention to the ideals you care about, to the people whose needs call out to you, to the human race, to the universe itself.
The Book of Prophecy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,670. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Kristell Ink. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Living among the innocent, in a society that has blossomed under seven centuries of tranquility, Dragatu expects to live out his days following the same path as his father before him, without even the smallest challenge to lift the monotony. But when he and his brothers are granted incredible mythical powers, every skill they possess is put to the test.
Orphan's Gold
Price: Free! Words: 24,460. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Virgil was nearly 14 and old enough to mine gold with his father. Although the wagon journey to Colorado will be difficult, soon Virgil’s rite of passage will include a strange puberty rite and a deadly mammoth hunt. To survive, Virgil must time travel to the future. However, to save the future, Virgil must time travel to the past once again. Will he succeed or will humanity face extinction?