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Book: A Ruby Beam of Light (Dark World Chronicles Book 1) by Tom DeMarco
The world has gone dark. Nothing works. Cars and trucks and airplanes and guns and bombs are nothing more than paperweights. A mysterious disturbance propagated onto the earth's magnetic field has the effect of inhibiting all explosions. It has repealed most of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, leaving the world as it was in your great great grandparents' time. The villain (or hero, [...]
 
Book: The Battered Edge - A Coming Of Age Novel by Adam Chandler Crawford
Daniel Rawthorn is on the cusp of becoming a man, but the closer he gets the more he realizes he's already there. A young private at Army Basic Training, Daniel realizes the relationship with his father and that of his stepfather have taught him everything he needs to know about being a man. At the age of five Daniel bears witness to the disintegration of his parents marriage, and any form of [...]
 
Book: A Far Journey - A young girl's coming of age story by Ruth Ramsey
"Grief is a far country that we visit for a while when our loved ones go home. Sometimes our visit is a long one, and we have a hard time finding our way back. When we do, we carry the memories, not as a burden, but as a treasure." When fourteen-year-old Anne Marie Gibson loses her mother and her father remarries soon after, Annie finds that the journey back from that far country a journey [...]
 
Book: Evaluations of the Tribe - A Coming of Age Space Opera (Prossia Book 0) by Raphyel M Jordan
"You Learn. You Work. You Fight." These are the mandates young, alien best friends, Aly and Catty, must follow in order to be of any worth to their tribe on Planet Gooliun. Most people in their village have an entire childhood to perfect such traits. However, time is of the essence when a dangerous rite of passage meant to test these qualities is boosted years ahead of schedule. As the [...]
 
Book: Coming of Age ... AGAIN by Carol B Mizrahi
"Coming of Age ... AGAIN" is the story of four friends who are at a time of life when everything should be "settled;" instead, their lives are falling apart. As long as Barbara's husband had his affairs with women who bought their perfume at Walgreen's, she was content to look the other way, but when she sniffs $400 an ounce Coco Chanel on his jacket, she hires a private detective, who uncovers [...]
 
Book: Psychotic Memoirs - Coming out the journey within by David Forest
It was to be an adventure - breaking with the old and finding out who I - David - really was. What begins as an optimistic coming of age story with promises of new friendships and romance, gradually evolves into the principle character and author (David) loosing touch with the outside world. This is initially through perceived stigma and paranoia surrounding sexuality and culminates in alienation [...]
 
Book: Unlikely Soldiers Book One (Civvy to Squaddie) - A Coming of Age Adventure of Love, Humour, and Tragedy by Deb McEwan
Reviewed By Jack Magnus for Readers' Favorite - 5 stars! "A fascinating and enthralling look at Great Britain in the 1970s as experienced through the eyes of Guy, a North Yorkshire teen, and Mouse, a Welsh girl. I had a marvelous time reading Unlikely Soldiers and am looking forward to the next book in the series. It's most highly recommended." Goodreads and Amazon Reviewer - "Deb McEwan has [...]
 
Book: Latitudes - A Story of Coming Home by Anthony Caplan
A coming of age novel about a boy overcoming divorce and cultural dislocation. When Father and Mother, a highflying young American lawyer and his party-hard bride, fall prey to the self-destructive lure of alcohol and sexual liberation, Will and his sisters pay the price in divorce and kidnappings that take them back and forth between the rain forest hideaways of coastal Latin America and the [...]
 
Book: Shattered by Jezebel Jorge
Fifteen year old Amalie is an outcast brainiac with a psycho witchy bitch of a mom and no magickal powers to call her own until a chain of events turn her world upside down. She gets her first kiss. Her mom runs off with a pro wrestler. Amalie is raped. Stella decides to come out and play. Someone turns up pregnant. In order to survive Amalie becomes Shattered.
 
Book: Strawberry Wine - (First Lover Romance) by Michelle Hughes
Everyone remembers their first love Luke Parks was mine. My first kiss, my first love and my first broken heart. He swept me off my feet with just one look and after a summer of awakening my body to passion left me broken. He was twenty-four and to a girl of sixteen, I'd never been prepared for the devastation of loving and losing so completely. Time, like all things moves on, but my heart never [...]
 
Book: The Crystilleries of Echoland by Dew Pellucid
An award-winning teen fantasy-mystery Described by readers as "complex", "intriguing", "imaginative", "gripping", "Harry Potter-like". THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN disappear from our world. No one sees the kidnapping; or if they do, they forget. But one toddler returns after a week, riding a wolf with a falcon circling over him. That boy is Will Cleary. Will tries to live a normal life. But his twin [...]
 
Book: Koro by C.J. Birch
'Koro' is a fable-like telling in the tradition of old African ways of the coming of age of a black Zimbabwean boy, Wittington Mudeka. Wittington has a close relationship to his mother, with whom he lives in a domestic set-up adjacent to the main house where his mother works. He travels across the border to find work once it becomes clear that his prospects for work in his home town are [...]
 
Book: Frieda's Cookies by Kenneth Warde
In a strangely-shaped world far away, lived a little girl in one of the many towns of the Kingdom of Melanion. She's like any other growing child - loves cookies, plays every chance she gets, and curious about a lot of things. But there's one distinct difference which sets Frieda apart. Unknown to her, the magic of an entire world considers her as a friend. And that has never happened before. [...]
 
Book: In the Middle by S. J. Henderson
Girl moves to new town. Girl meets Mr. Tall, Dark, and Handsome. Cue Happily Ever After. That's how the story goes, right? Except this is Lucy. The same Lucy whose stellar driving skills single-handedly wiped out both of her parents, leaving her with nothing but the suitcase in her hand and the screws in her skull. Not to mention that Mr. Tall, Dark, and Handsome AKA Oliver is just as annoyingly [...]
 
Book: After Dakota by Kevin Sharp
1983. Newborn MTV. Cabbage Patch Kids. President Reagan. A U.S. - U.S.S.R. Cold War that threatens to go hot at any moment. Against this backdrop, three teens begin a year of change and turmoil following the sudden loss of one of their closest friends. Dakota meant different things to Cameron, Bryce, and Claire. When she disappears in a plane crash, they each have to face their own mortality, [...]
 
Book: Colors of the Mind by Ed Krizek
Colors of the Mind is the story of a young man trying to find direction and meaning. Set in the Philadelphia, PA area the book chronicles the experiences of Bob Jones who finds he has the ability to see auras around people. Bob looks for answers in the paranormal phenomena he experiences and finds meaning and love. The book is fast paced, holding the reader's attention from beginning to end.
 
Book: The Embryo of my Manhood - Second Edition by Godspeed2
The first poem in Godspeed2's collection reads, "You are invited to join me as I log into my thoughts, / Scroll through the documents, and watch the recordings." This is merely the first offering in a deep and thoughtfully written and curated collection of poems. Godspeed2 writes about the creative process and the many emotions felt from past experiences. This personal compilation gives readers a [...]
 
Book: A Little Birdie Told Me by Barbara Monier
WHAT DO WE REALLY KNOW ABOUT OUR PARENTS? Summer, 1972. Catherine is thrust headlong into an identity crisis in the lead-up to her sixteenth birthday when her much-adored mother reveals her unexpected plans to marry. To add to this, her beloved twin sister announces she's leaving home for dance school. Left to her own devices too young to work and drive, Catherine embarks on a detective mission [...]
 
Book: The First Blade of Ostia by Duncan M Hamilton
A prequel to "The Tattered Banner". The 'First Blade of Ostia' is an accolade few will achieve. In Ostenheim, a city obsessed with duelling, it is one that nobody forgets. Bryn's earliest memory is of watching duels in the arena. His earliest dream is of taking his place there. Amero dal Moreno has no dreams. His life has been about fulfilling the expectations of others. In search of a path of [...]
 
Book: New Beginning (Chronicles of a Rock Troll) by Jacob Donley
Car'Al is a rock troll who does not follow the belief that all other races are inferior like his tribe does. After suffering years of abuse from other rock trolls, the conflict comes to a breaking point in this short story about a rock troll breaking away from the norms of his society and choosing another path. I hope that those readers who read Tolkien or Terry Brooks will appreciate a story [...]
 
Book: Rounds of Life by A. Alico
Tristan Mundy has a very nice life. The son of a wildly successful and powerful attorney, Tristan lives in Belle Harbor, a wealthy community right on the ocean and far away from the many harsh realities of the outside world. But money can't protect Tristan forever. When a terrible storm devastates Belle Harbor and strips him of everything he knows and loves, Tristan has no choice but to go to [...]
 
Book: Once Upon a Western Way by Markie Madden
Young Susan finds herself moved far away from her childhood home, and betrothed to the prince of a neighboring kingdom. She vows to hate her new husband, but when they are young adults, an unstoppable force destroys their homes and families, and he is the only one she can turn to. Prince Joseph fell in love with her the moment their eyes met. But her prickly attitude tells him that he will have [...]
 
Book: West Branch - The Settling by Melissa McLaughlin
I am less stable than my individual units. I must settle to my simplest state. Witch. Are humans connected in some way? Can we belong to more than one place? Can we belong to more than one kind? Are there different places that join us and monitor us? In the town of West Branch there is something watching that knows the answers. There is something, almost close enough to touch, feeding upon the [...]
 
Book: Catara - A Story of the Gefaradan by Lugh MacFey
Math has always accepted his parents views concerning life. As a space dwelling people he's had to, but a simple shopping trip to a little known planet opens his eyes to how much his parents don't know. His journey of growth and self discovery is aided by Katu, another youth who has been avoiding family responsiblities as well. Together they come to realize together they can accomplish anything.
 
Book: Between Pieces by Paul Keene
Teenager Conor Kelman starts high school in a new town determined to make friends--the kind that set good examples. A small group of students with their own brand of bizarre behavior accepts him. He watches life from the outside as they take him on a roller coaster of parties, drinking, girls and tragedy. Can Gabbie, the pawnshop guitar and the ghost that came with her satisfy the hunger that [...]
 
Book: Honey Bandits by J. Thomas
In Honey Bandits, the author takes you through the heart wrenching and tragic events of his life as he struggles to please everyone around him. Despair and heartbreak plague him as the woman he thought he would love forever turns into the cruelest hate machine he could imagine, and his best friend throughout his whole life betrays him. The author finds solace in his son, who never fails to cheer [...]
 
Book: Scandal - The Death of a Legacy by Johnny Ray
Another romantic suspense from one of Amazon's bestselling romantic thriller authors. His books are designed to please those wanting a mixture of intense suspense and romance. This spellbinding contemporary romance is set in NYC where this crime novel has - a gripping plot that explores the inner conflicts of abortion and the wishes of one man and one woman who have to decide for themselves what [...]
 
Book: The Dog and The Girl by Fiona J. Roberts
Ellen has led a disappointing life. She is married to a man she no longer likes and is unhappy in her job. She is finally ready to make changes but she suddenly dies. Quite unexpectedly Ellen finds that her consciousness has transferred to her pet dog Barney. Her life should be much more straightforward as a miniature schnauzer but then again it might not. Leaving home and finding a new family is [...]
 
Book: Seismic Influences by Priscilla Audette
In Priscilla Audette's first novel, where stylistically Erica Jong meets Nora Roberts, the reader will join in a madcap romp through the early years of the sexual revolution. Told through the eyes of a nineteen-year-old woman Seismic Influences is the story of a journey from innocence to knowledge. It is a period piece taking place in the early 1970s, an era that pulsed with the resurgence of [...]
 
Book: The Fallen Stars (A Star Child Novel) by Stephanie Keyes
When all is lost, he will have to make the ultimate decision. Kellen St. James was just your average seventeen-year-old prodigy, until he eighty-sixed the Lord of Faerie and proposed to a Celtic goddess. Now everything in Kellen's life gets turned upside-down when Calienta, Kellen, and friend, Gabriel Stewart, find themselves on the run from a seriously irritated group of faeries. The worst part? [...]
 
Book: Delsey Prodigal by Sue Lloyd
Do you like compelling accounts of life with realistic characters? Do you seek out characters who will draw you in and take you on their journey while challenging you along the way? Read Sue Lloyd's debut novel Delsey Prodigal; a poignant story which has been awarded a very worthy 5-star review by Readers' Favourite. Be transported into Tom Bardsley's world and share his highs, lows, laughter and [...]
 
Book: Ocean in a Drop by Tami Shaikh
Miraj Hussain remembers the moments when her mother admonished her for being too stubborn. She was always told that "good girls were created to obey." In her native land of Pakistan, this was a lie that almost everyone believed. But Miraj couldn't bear living the lie. As she and her brother Asad grew up in their father's stifling household, they became more and more disillusioned with Sadiq [...]
 
Book: The Chronicles of Aveline - Awakening by Ken Fry
Struck by the sword of injustice, driven by love and loyalty... An unlikely heroine is born. From the bestselling author of The Lazarus Succession and The Patmos Enigma, The Chronicles of Aveline is an unforgettable historical thriller. A saga of love, history, adventure, and suspense. --- ON TO THE STORY 12th Century, England - In the time of Saladin - Before The Third Crusade... It is the year [...]
 
Book: Once in a Blue Year by Michael D. Durkota
"A bold debut, filled with unforgettable moments and characters." - Kirkus Reviews Top Medalist - Psychological Suspense - New Apple e-Book Awards - Finalist - IAN Book of the Year Awards Once in a Blue Year begins during the first days of the Gulf War, with two navy barracks roommates remaining onshore as their submarine leaves without them. Unraveling through different points of view in both [...]
 
Book: The Ascension by Lauren Hudson
Grand Prize Winner Great Southwest Book Festival - Winner London Book Festival - Winner Great Southeast Book Festival - Winner Great Northwest Book Festival - Runner Up Northern California Book Festival Best YA Fiction - Runner Up Halloween Book Festival Best YA Fiction - Southern California and Great Midwest Book Festivals Honorable Mentions Best YA Fiction Desdemona, Felix and Jinx live as only [...]
 


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