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Coming-of-Age — In Literature

By February 18, 2005

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A coming-of-age story or novel is memorable because the character undergoes adventures and/or inner turmoil in his/her growth and development as a human being. Some characters come to grips with the reality of cruelty in the world--with war, violence, death, racism, and hatred--while others deal with family, friends, or community issues. Read on:Read more about coming-of-age stories.

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