Coming Of Age

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The House on Mango Street, Sandra Cisneros

The House on Mango Street

by Sandra Cisneros

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In hardcover for the first time--on the tenth anniversary of its initial publication--the greatly admired and bestselling book about a young ...

Unabridged: 2 hr 18 min
Narrator: Sandra Cisneros
Published: 08/30/2005
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Durable Goods, Elizabeth Berg

Durable Goods

by Elizabeth Berg

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“Radiant...startling and delicate.” —The Boston GlobeOn the hot Texas army base she calls home, Katie spends the lazy days ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 14 min
Narrator: Natalie Ross
Published: 01/07/2014
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Wishin' and Hopin', Wally Lamb

Wishin' and Hopin'

by Wally Lamb

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Wally Lamb, the beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Hour I First Believed, I Know This Much Is True, and She’s Come Un...

Unabridged: 4 hr 41 min
Narrator: Wally Lamb
Published: 11/10/2009
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The Home For Wayward Parrots, M. Darusha Wehm

The Home For Wayward Parrots

by M. Darusha Wehm

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Accustomed to being an only child, adoptee Brian “Gumbo” Guillemot’s teenage hobby was searching for his birth parents. Aft...

Unabridged: 5 hr 4 min
Narrator: M. Darusha Wehm
Published: 11/06/2018
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Wish Me Home, Kay Bratt

Wish Me Home

by Kay Bratt

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In her first work of contemporary women’s fiction, bestselling author Kay Bratt draws on her own life experiences to create a raw, yet ...

Unabridged: 7 hr 51 min
Narrator: Kate Rudd
Published: 03/21/2017
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The Buried Book, D. M. Pulley

The Buried Book

by D. M. Pulley

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When Althea Leary abandons her nine-year-old son, Jasper, he’s left on his uncle’s farm with nothing but a change of clothes and ...

Unabridged: 11 hr 41 min
Narrator: Luke Daniels
Published: 08/23/2016
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Boy's Life, Robert McCammon

Boy's Life

by Robert McCammon

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In me are the memories of a boy's life, spent in that realm of enchantments. These are the things I want to tell you.... Robert McCammon d...

Abridged: 2 hr 55 min
Narrator: Richard Thomas
Published: 10/18/2011
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The Bear, Andrew Krivak

The Bear

by Andrew Krivak

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LibraryReads Pick!BuzzFeed"Most Anticipated Books of the Year" selectionBuzz Books by Publishers Lunch selectionFrom National Book ...

Unabridged: 4 hr
Narrator: Eric Jason Martin
Published: 02/11/2020
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Turtle Boy, Kealan Patrick Burke

Turtle Boy

by Kealan Patrick Burke

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School is out and summer has begun. For eleven year old Timmy Quinn and his best friend Pete Marshall, the dreary town of Delaware Ohio becom...

Unabridged: 2 hr 5 min
Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 02/05/2013
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Letter to My Daughter, George Bishop

Letter to My Daughter

by George Bishop

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Dear Elizabeth, It's early morning and I'm sitting here wondering where you are, hoping you're all right. A fight, ended by a slap, sends ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 16 min
Narrator: Tavia Gilbert
Published: 04/12/2010
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Messed Up, Rene Schweitzer

Messed Up

by Rene Schweitzer

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Antonio loses his job through no fault of his own. What’s worse: after a brutal confrontation with his boss, he even risks going to pri...

Unabridged: 59 min
Narrator: Mikael Naramore
Published: 10/07/2014
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From Rockaway, Jill Eisenstadt

From Rockaway

by Jill Eisenstadt

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Timmy and Chowderhead and Peg are lifeguards. They spend summers sitting in those tall chairs, smoking dope and staring at the waves, swatti...

Unabridged: 5 hr 42 min
Narrator: Kasey Lee Huizinga...
Published: 04/11/2017
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All Is Beauty Now, Sarah Faber

All Is Beauty Now

by Sarah Faber

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Set against the seductive world of 1960s Rio de Janeiro, an exquisite debut novel about family secrets, divided loyalties, and what we're wi...

Unabridged: 11 hr 36 min
Narrator: Hillary Huber
Published: 08/08/2017
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Path A Story of Love, A Guide to Life, J. E. Chadwick


by J. E. Chadwick

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Discover Path. Because a calm mind is our best mind."Path is a journey to the heart of what matters...Powerful and poignant."--Jame...

Unabridged: 4 hr 23 min
Narrator: Matt Haynes
Published: 06/30/2020
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Boys Stories about Bullies, Jobs, and Other Unpleasant Rites of Passage from Boyhood to Manhood, Scott Semegran


by Scott Semegran

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THE BESTSELLING, AWARD-WINNING BOOK WITH THREE CAPTIVATING STORIESIndieReader Discovery Awards: Winner for Short Stories, 2018These are the s...

Unabridged: 7 hr 24 min
Narrator: J.R. Moorland
Published: 06/02/2018
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My Brother George, Robbie Polack

My Brother George

by Robbie Polack

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My Brother George tells the story of two brothers. Their father leaves when they are children and their mother dies only a few years later. W...

Unabridged: 4 hr 58 min
Narrator: Michael Polack
Published: 05/12/2020
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The Gray House, Mariam Petrosyan

The Gray House

by Mariam Petrosyan

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“The Gray House is enigmatic and fantastical, comic and postmodern…Rowling meets Rushdie via Tartt…Nothing short of life-ch...

Unabridged: 32 hr 2 min
Narrator: Yuri Machkasov
Published: 04/25/2017
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Invincible Summer, Alice Adams

Invincible Summer

by Alice Adams

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Four friends. Twenty years. One unexpected journey. Eva, Benedict, Sylvie, and Lucien graduate in 1997, into an exhilarating world on the br...

Unabridged: 9 hr
Narrator: Georgia Dolenz
Published: 06/28/2016
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The Conditions of Love, Dale M. Kushner

The Conditions of Love

by Dale M. Kushner

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Dale M. Kushner's novel The Conditions of Love traces the journey of a girl from childhood to adulthood as she reckons with her parents' aba...

Unabridged: 16 hr 25 min
Narrator: Tara Ochs
Published: 05/14/2013
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Dirty Work, Gabriel Weston

Dirty Work

by Gabriel Weston

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An informed and arresting debut novel about a young surgeon in crisis, by a writer whose "exactitude of expression is rare and uncanny." (Ra...

Unabridged: 5 hr 16 min
Narrator: Carolyn Cook
Published: 08/12/2014
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Lime Creek, Joe Henry

Lime Creek

by Joe Henry

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A Grammy-winning lyricist and accomplished poet, Joe Henry turns his immense talent to the novel form in this moving debut. Spencer Davis and...

Unabridged: 3 hr 17 min
Narrator: George Guidall
Published: 08/10/2012
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Inside the Mind of Gideon Rayburn, Sarah Miller

Inside the Mind of Gideon Rayburn...

by Sarah Miller

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What if you could get inside the head of the boy you love? Hear his every thought...? Know his every dream...? Listen in on his every fantasy...

Abridged: 5 hr 10 min
Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 05/02/2006
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Two Across, Jeffrey Bartsch

Two Across

by Jeffrey Bartsch

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Highly awkward teenager Stanley Owens meets his match in beautiful, brainy Vera Baxter when they tie for first place in the annual National ...

Unabridged: 9 hr
Narrator: Andrew Eiden
Published: 08/04/2015
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No. 4 Imperial Lane, Jonathan Weisman

No. 4 Imperial Lane

by Jonathan Weisman

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Amazon Best Book of the Month (Literature and Fiction) Recommended New Books/A Guide to the End of Summer's Hottest Books, Salon"Weisman has...

Unabridged: 12 hr 22 min
Narrator: MacLeod Andrews
Published: 08/04/2015
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Dear Emma, Katie Heaney

Dear Emma

by Katie Heaney

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Harriet, the author of her college newspaper's pseudonymous student advice column "Dear Emma," is great at telling others what to do, dispen...

Unabridged: 9 hr 39 min
Narrator: Sarah Franco
Published: 03/01/2016
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The Eagle Tree, Ned Hayes

The Eagle Tree

by Ned Hayes

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Fourteen-year-old March Wong knows everything there is to know about trees. They are his passion and his obsession, even after his recent fal...

Unabridged: 6 hr 7 min
Narrator: Will Ropp
Published: 07/05/2016
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Crazy Night, Tennessee Williams

Crazy Night

by Tennessee Williams

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From the renowned American playwright Tennessee Williams, a glimpse of college life on the eve of graduation.It's the last day of the academ...

Unabridged: 32 min
A Mulholland - Strand Magazine Short
Narrator: Brian Hatch
Published: 06/07/2016
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Paradise Lodge, Nina Stibbe

Paradise Lodge

by Nina Stibbe

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A delightful story of growing up, getting old, and every step in between, from the acclaimed author of Man at the Helm and Love, Nina.After ...

Unabridged: 9 hr 14 min
Narrator: Helen Baxendale
Published: 07/12/2016
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Motherest, Kristen Iskandrian


by Kristen Iskandrian

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A PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST BOOK OF 2017 Marrying the sharp insights of Jenny Offill with the dark humor of Maria Semple, MOTHEREST is an inve...

Unabridged: 9 hr 52 min
Narrator: Lauren Fortgang
Published: 08/01/2017
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Every Other Weekend, Zulema Renee Summerfield

Every Other Weekend

by Zulema Renee Summerfiel...

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A debut novel about an imaginative girl in the year following her parents' divorce, and what happens when her creeping premonition that so...

Unabridged: 6 hr 56 min
Narrator: Caitlin Kelly
Published: 04/17/2018
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In Zanesville, Jo Ann Beard

In Zanesville

by Jo Ann Beard

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The fourteen-year-old narrator of IN ZANESVILLE is a late bloomer. She flies under the radar-a sidekick, a marching band dropout, a disastro...

Unabridged: 9 hr 4 min
Narrator: Jo Ann Beard
Published: 08/28/2018
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The Martin Chronicles, John Fried

The Martin Chronicles

by John Fried

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A powerful and heartfelt coming-of-age novel that follows Martin Kelso as he grows up in 1980s New York and faces the magic of first experie...

Unabridged: 6 hr 55 min
Narrator: Greg Baglia
Published: 01/08/2019
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A Light in the Tunnel, Abraham Gordon

A Light in the Tunnel

by Abraham Gordon

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A Light in the Tunnel is about realistic heroism. It tells the story of those trying to find purpose and peace in their lives by shedding lay...

Unabridged: 6 hr 18 min
Narrator: Abraham Gordon
Published: 07/18/2019
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The Larcher, J.J. Amies

The Larcher

by J.J. Amies

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The Larcher is a novel about childhood, centrally concerning a lively and curious girl who forms a mistaken belief that has unforeseen conseq...

Unabridged: 5 hr 14 min
Narrator: Jill de Villiers
Published: 09/19/2019
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Ajar, Marianna Boncek


by Marianna Boncek

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Sixteen year old Gus Woodard is about to live the best summer of his life. Then something goes wrong, terribly wrong. Ajar is a coming of age...

Unabridged: 2 hr 44 min
Narrator: Gregory Sutton
Published: 11/27/2019
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The Home Guard: A Novel of the Civil War, John Warley

The Home Guard: A Novel of the Ci...

by John Warley

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In 1861, a 12-year-old boy and his 80-year-old grandmother flee their elegant home along the Beaufort River to shelter in the wilderness of C...

Unabridged: 12 hr 24 min
Narrator: John Warley
Published: 03/11/2020
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One Golden Day, Charles D'Amico

One Golden Day

by Charles D'Amico

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The author that brought you “Veritas” the first in the Neil Baggio series brings you a day in the life of the Golden Family from ...

Unabridged: 5 hr 51 min
Narrator: Gabriel Michael
Published: 05/01/2020
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Battle of the Bands, C.T. Walsh

Battle of the Bands

by C.T. Walsh

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Middle School Mayhem: Battle of the Bands Austin Davenport is back in the mayhemiest adventure yet! Austin's world is forever chang...

Unabridged: 5 hr 54 min
Middle School Mayhem
Narrator: J Stempien
Published: 01/27/2020
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Wendy's Song, Robyn Branick

Wendy's Song

by Robyn Branick

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Can one decision determine the rest of your life?It is the 1990s; four high school slackers decide to go to a party. Suddenly tragedy strikes...

Unabridged: 1 hr 32 min
Regrettable & Forbidden
Narrator: Sarah Grant
Published: 01/12/2019
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Evolution: Jeff Resnick's Backstory, L.L. Bartlett

Evolution: Jeff Resnick's Backsto...

by L.L. Bartlett

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A prequel to the nationally bestselling Jeff Resnick Mysteries, this collection of short stories chronicles Jeff's (and his brother, Richard ...

Unabridged: 4 hr 14 min
The Jeff Resnick Mysteries
Narrator: Steven Barnett
Published: 04/08/2015
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Sarah's Bed & Breakfast, Dean R. Blanhard

Sarah's Bed & Breakfast

by Dean R. Blanhard

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Beulah had a junk draweer at the bottom of the kitchen counter. She opened the drawer and removed a hammer. When she hit the metal box with t...

Unabridged: 2 hr 28 min
Narrator: Markham Anderson
Published: 08/02/2018
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RYKO A Cats Journey To Finding His Purpose And Discovering Whisker Life, Ryko


by Ryko

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UNPREDICTABLE JOURNEY REVEALS PURPOSE IN LIFEHello there. I'm Ryko, founder of: Ever since I was a kitten, I had a f...

Unabridged: 5 hr 40 min
Narrator: Nikola Muckajev
Published: 08/03/2019
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Fall to You, Lexi Ryan

Fall to You

by Lexi Ryan

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The highly-anticipated second book in the Here and Now trilogy and is intended to be read following Lost in Me. The series concludes in All f...

Unabridged: 7 hr 6 min
Here and Now
Narrator: Kevin T. Collins
Published: 08/26/2014
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The Billionaire's Command: 1, Ann King

The Billionaire's Command: 1

by Ann King

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His deepest erotic fantasies... What would you do if you were a struggling college student offered one million dollars for thirty days of unf...

Unabridged: 58 min
The Submissive Series
Narrator: J.G. Archer
Published: 10/25/2017
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His Island Bride, Shadonna Richards

His Island Bride

by Shadonna Richards

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She wasn't looking for love, but love found her...while vacationing on the sunny island of Jamaica.With mixed emotions, Jessica Mills can't w...

Unabridged: 1 hr 7 min
The Bride Series
Narrator: Kira Omans
Published: 11/07/2017
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Behind the Lines, Ian Patrick

Behind the Lines

by Ian Patrick

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These eight short stories are works of fiction, but reflect the author's real personal experiences while undergoing compulsory military train...

Unabridged: 1 hr 59 min
Narrator: Ian Patrick
Published: 11/08/2017
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Panhead, Bill Schubart


by Bill Schubart

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Paul and Glenda grew up on a farm in Vermont’s remote Northeast Kingdom. They keep close to each other and have a shared sense that the...

Unabridged: 6 hr 6 min
Narrator: Kent Cassella
Published: 07/24/2020
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Screams of Late Spring: A Rebel Joe Story, Dan Sanders

Screams of Late Spring: A Rebel J...

by Dan Sanders

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Two Counties has always been a bit peculiar. More unmarked graves are dug there than proper ones, they say. And families keep secrets too. I&...

Unabridged: 4 hr 43 min
Narrator: Craig A. Hart
Published: 09/21/2020