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Diamond Dogs
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Star quarterback Neil Garvin is as cruel to his fellow students at his Nevada high school as his abusive father is to him. When a random act of violence takes a life, Neil's father, the local sheriff, takes control and covers up the crime. Wrestling with the mysterious disappearance of his mother years before, Neil must find his way of out of his prison of fear.
Knock-knock
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Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The novella is about a girl who takes care of a little boy. The story describes a few days happening in winter when they are expecting Santa Claus.
Death By Sunshine
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 100,360. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
B.K. Troop gets out of his comfort zone (if such a thing is possible for him) in this "memoir" of his quixotic odyssey to the City of Angels. Offered a chance to have his first book made into a movie, Troop follows the tradition of prior literati who migrated west to sell their souls to the industry, itching to at last be rich and famous, while at the same time bemoaning their devil's bargain.
The House Beautiful
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
The House Beautiful tells the story of a fateful summer when a young man named Adrian Malloy arrives at B.K.'s new colony for young, struggling artists, lugging a suitcase and dragging a garbage bag crammed with what B.K. presumes to be odes and sonnets. Overjoyed to have found a new poet, B.K. sweeps Adrian into his home and under his wing.
Christopher
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 97,250. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Debonair oddball B.K. Troop is delighted when Chris Ireland, a 25-year-old aspiring writer, moves into his apartment building. B.K. is convinced he can work his subtle charms on the younger man. Like any entertaining seduction yarn, things don't quite go according to the seducer's plan. Burnett captures the mid-1980s setting and the feelings of both his lovable, predatory narrator and his quarry.
Two Small Birds
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Two Small Birds is the story of two brothers who take flight in the worst possible way, and what it means to be family, to be working class, and to dream of being a poet in a world that refuses books. Set in tiny apartments and roadside diners, truckstops and warehouses, dive bars and worse hotels. It is a story of misdemeanors and perseverance, the jobs we take and the lives we lose.
Raymond Carver Will Not Raise Our Children
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Raymond Carver Will Not Raise Our Children is a brilliantly written story of Dan Charles, a writing professor who teaches at a small college near Pittsburgh. It is about the daily struggle to survive while raising two children with his wife. Dave Newman captures the humanity and heartbreak of one man's struggle to navigate the vicissitudes of life as a working writer in America.
Fuego inútil
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Price: Free! Words: 14,090. Language: Spanish. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
“Fuego inútil” reúne cuatro poemarios de Hernán Zamora, anteriores a su libro “A contrasombra, padre”. Retrospectivamente, lo interpreta fundación del poemario que hace de la relación padre/hijo la parte primordial de una obra que no deja entrever su forma proyectada, pero se explica desde una intimidad que se interroga, orientándose hacia comprenderse dentro de un paisaje de otredades.
Bathtime at La Chapel Blanche (Seven Tales of a Tokyo Love Hotel)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Seven visitors cross paths in the rooms and corridors of La Chapel Blanche, a love hotel in Tokyo. Each may have entered for vastly different reasons, but eventually each is confronted with the same question: when and how to leave.
A Moment More Sublime: A Novel
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Set in contemporary London, A MOMENT MORE SUBLIME is the riveting story of Tom Phelps, a philosophy teacher and tennis buff, who finds himself unexpectedly embroiled in his union’s struggle against a corrupt school administration and its plans to cut jobs under the pretense of modernization and fiscal austerity, just as he and his partner Sofia are getting ready to buy a home and start a family...
Salle des Pas perdus
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: French. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Cinq nouvelles très courtes sur des êtres que vous auriez pu croiser un jour au détour d'une rue, d'un couloir. Leur dénominateur commun ? L'errance, le questionnement et le tragique de leur situation. Au sommaire : Une rencontre, T'es où ?, Le banc, Mirakel-Man et Stockholm.
Have Heart Have Money
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,810. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Chyna Sallier. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Taz and Sparks are thick as thieves. They are on a mission to get paid and nothing otherwise. But when Taz’s uncle Big Glen, the mastermind of the notorious Empire, puts them to the test in preparation of his retirement and the bequest of his Enterprise to his sole nephew, they must prove that they are ready to step up to the plate and keep the cogs and gears of the mighty Empire grinding strong.
Why Is Marijuana Illegal?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 162,170. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
An American classical liberal discovers the Jewish Question and the cognitive dissonance that ensues makes him rocket himself into orbit by means of a sex change then he now she comes back to America.
One Bad Job
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,460. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Career criminal Billy Jensen and his pals have plotted for more than a year to take down Gennady Konovalov's jewelry store. When the plan doesn't work out exactly as planned, the survivors go into hiding. After Alexi Nikolayev Petrovski, head of the Solntsevskaya in Houston, captures Billy's long-time girlfriend, the crew is left with no choice but to meet the Russian mobster on his turf.
Excessive Force
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Excessive Force is the first short story in the Blackman: The Revolution series. On his first trip out, Blackman discovers police assaulting a junkie. In order to stop the attack, he must risk his own freedom, as well as his vigilantist objective.
The Avenging Act
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Price: $1.11 USD. Words: 24,160. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
“You raped by body, not my soul, I will rape your soul, not your body.” This is what Abhita promised to the two men, who had raped her. The Avenging Act is the story about 23 year old Abhita Sahni. Brutally raped, in a busy locality in New Delhi, she decides to fight those people, who caused irreparable scars on her soul. This is a chilling account of her journey to achieve justice.
朝日 Asahi: Morning Sun
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Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Naisip ko na magtanong ng oras sa kanya kahit na alam ko ang oras. Parang ang sarap niyang kausap habang siya'y nag-iisa. Wala kaming ibang kasama kundi kami lang dalawa. Pakiramdam ko, para kaming nasa isang isla ng kawalan kung saan kaming dalawa lang ang mag-kasama.
Vote Tekno Party
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You set the price! Words: 128,880. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Displaced and prematurely cynical, 24 year-old Selene arrives in London in 1997 with one goal in mind: to erase herself. Moving through the capital's gigs, clubs, parties and squats, she sheds her old identity piece by piece, in search of a part of her life that hasn't been tainted by superficiality. But will there be anything left when she's done?
15+5 Medios
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,680. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
“15+5 medios” es un libro de relatos cortos y microcuentos en el que predominan los textos cargados de emoción
Tres ancianos sin ruta
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,400. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Tres ancianos sin ruta es una road movie novelada llena de humor, acción y sentimiento.