Books tagged: rites of passage

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The Complete X-Ray Rider: Mileposts on the Road to Childhood's End
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
It’s the dawn of the 1970s and everything is changing. The war in Vietnam is winding down. So is the Apollo Space Program. The tiny northwestern city of Spokane is about to host a World’s Fair. But the Watergate Hearings and the re-entry of Skylab and the eruption of Mount Saint Helens are coming…as are killer bees and Ronald Reagan.
X-Ray Rider 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Coming of age
It’s the dawn of the 1970s and everything is changing. The war in Vietnam is winding down. So is the Apollo Space Program. The tiny northwestern city of Spokane is about to host a World’s Fair. But the Watergate Hearings and the re-entry of Skylab and the eruption of Mount Saint Helens are coming…as are killer bees and Ronald Reagan.
That Thing We Killed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A young man's "Blooding" can haunt him for the rest of his life. Especially when he isn't even sure what he's killed.
Rites of Passage in Islam, Christianity and World War Reality
Price: Free! Words: 15,820. Language: Unknown language. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology
this book is written in Arabic, and studies rites of passage in Islam, Christianity and the reasons of world wars.
The Dragon of Borvoli
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: British English. Published: November 15, 2015 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
It takes a lot of bravery to fight a dragon. So imagine how brave the nine year old Boult is when he takes his father’s sword and enters the barrow near his home where tales say the dragon lives—the dragon that has been terrorising their village. Yet not all is as it seems in this atmospheric historical fantasy short story. Boult discovers that men can be worse monsters than creatures of legend.
Artifice: An Ingenious Expedient
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,250. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Fiona Beaumont’s relationship is over, and a career in the art world has stalled. Her decision to change direction sees her interact with two generations from different families, the Mitchells and the Robertsons. Tim Robertson is a prodigious artistic talent. Jeremy Mitchell is a golden boy and through Caravaggio, his sexual dawning, desires, and denials, cause him to discover a different self.
The Faraway Places: Loss, Turmoil and the Glorious Game: Coming of Age in the Sixties
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 103,830. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Life stages / adolescence
A country boy's life is devastated when his family abruptly uproot to London giving no satisfactory explanation, a mystery he agonises over and must try to solve. Small for his age and in fear of his moody, tyrannical father, he struggles to come to terms with life in the big city. Then he discovers the glorious game. Could this be his path to deliverance?
Waiting For God
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A short story of growing up, and someone Cahdi meets along the way.
Gang Of Losers
Price: Free! Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Gang of Losers is a heartfelt and offbeat novel about 16 year-old Theo Hanlon's efforts to make it as a musician and form a band. Set in the summer of 1983, the novel captures the excitement of growing up and experiencing the intoxicating lure of music, sex, alcohol and independence for the first time.
The Trouble Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,080. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
Jake Forest thought he'd experienced all of those rites of passage moments now that he had nearly used up all of his numbers. During his years he'd seen others struggling to exist in a society of greed. He searched his entire life and discovers happiness he'd been looking for with Priscilla and little Bella. Was the accident with Bella in the Raccoon River the last of those damnable rites?