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The Old Stories
Price: Free! Words: 15,780. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"Old Stories" is a collection of short stories written in time before smartphones and mobile Internet. So, they are old. Ancient. Thematically, it's a collection of short-cuts from the lives of twenty-somethings, their frustrations in collision with social forces, strives to change things, to find little happiness if they can and, often, their failures.
Convenient Lies
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,870. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Quadra Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Convenient Lies follows the lives of three very different women - a Conservative Cabinet Minister, a lawyer and an Iranian wife - as their lives intersect following a suicide in a shelter for abused women in Toronto.
Breakaway
Series: Daria Rigoletti. Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Urban
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An independent state carved out of Italy is sliding into bloody chaos. A United Nations campus protects refugees. A foreign worker pursues a mission: to save the two children of his closest friends from murderous racist thugs. He is ready to pay any price, but will it be enough?
Pensamientos, Reflexiones, y Otros Divagues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,780. Language: Spanish. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Urban
“Pensamientos, Reflexiones, y Otros Divagues”, es la primera obra de este joven autor uruguayo, radicado en la República Dominicana. Una colección de cuentos, historias, poemas y narraciones, reunidas a lo largo de una década, de observar el entorno, de hurgar en lo profundo de la mente y de abrir de par en par su corazón.
Put Your Pens Down
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,260. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
The third in the series of books following the fortunes of Charlie Bristle, a primary school teacher, and his family and friends.
Corazones aislados
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: Spanish. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
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Un cuento en el que la rutina diaria se combina con la locura, el tren subterráneo y los sacrificios humanos inspirados en la tradición azteca. • • • A short story where daily routine works in complicity with madness, the subway, and human sacrifices inspired in the Aztec tradition.
Decision Makers: The First Case
Series: Decision Makers, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
This new series by Timothy Conerson deals with a man pulled into the illuminati.
Historias Pequeñas para Gente Grande
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,070. Language: Spanish. Published: June 10, 2013 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
“Historias Pequeñas para Gente Grande” son un conjunto de breves narraciones donde se abordan temas como amores separados por diferencias de edad o de la brecha existente entre distintos mundos sociales, los deseos truncados ya sea por la pacatería familiar o por los avatares del destino.
Mubarak más allá de lo humano
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,810. Language: Spanish. Published: June 9, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Mubarak es un perro de raza beagle que tiene insertado en su cerebro un nano-transmisor, regalo de Enki
Raindrops - (Monologue)
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » Urban
A short monologue of an anonymous character in a dark place (both physically and mentally). It is a broadcasting of the thought processes in a strong-minded character, who has recently been weaker than usual. It is brief, and I wanted it to be that way. It's a message to anyone who will listen. It is not just an upsetting piece of prose, I'd like to think that it offers hope too.
Merci pour le feu !
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,490. Language: French. Published: May 29, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Classics
La nouvelle qui donne son titre au recueil raconte la vie d’une veuve qui n’aime rien tant que fumer et voyager dans le Midwest afin de vendre des gaines et des corsets pour le compte d’une compagnie de Chicago.
El cerco de Gautrek y otros cuentos
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,870. Language: Spanish. Published: May 26, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Jorge Castillo, en “El cerco de Gautrek”, nos presenta nueve historias cercanas y de muy amena lectura. Sus palabras salen de los noticieros de la prensa o de la reflexión en las relaciones de pareja. Pero, también de sus experiencias personales en el ambiente rural Navarro y de sus viajes.
Century's Endings
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,810. Language: American English. Published: May 6, 2013 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The stories in Century’s Endings narrate the social problems of man and his drama with life. Some are set in a political climate of regimes abolished at the end of the last century and others where the rulers are men of narrow thought.
Decadence (english version)
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Classics
Late at night or at dawn, when dreams are shattered, there is someone who opens his eyes and he restless moves his sweaty head in the pillow. It is as if a sword hurt him by treachery and blood gets coagulating immediately, leaving a permanent scar in the mind of the man for all the days to come. “For a week I did not dream anymore, but every holy morning just opening my eyes I'm relive the
A Mirror In My Own Backstage
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,150. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013 by Red Sugarcane Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Literature » Urban
José Angel Figueroa has been a major contributor to the Puerto Rican and Latino literary movement in the United States. In this collection of poetry and prose, he explores themes of migration and the Latino experience as well as philosophical-existential reflections about love and the human experience. Figueroa's work has been widely published in the U.S., Latin America, Puerto Rico and abroad.
Te dejé en Lisboa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,170. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
“Te dejé en Lisboa” es un conjunto de relatos de Emma Cotro, una escritora que lo es desde siempre, por eso este no será el último libro con el que nos deleite una autora con una gran experiencia vital y con una pluma elegante, de la sencillez con la que se escriben los grandes libros.
Hillside High - Book Five
Series: Hillside High, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
The students of Hillside High have spoken and now Brenda must come to terms with the results of her delinquent behaviour. The stakes are high when the boys can’t resist gambling away their hard earned money to some professional con artists. As Sean experiences one of the greatest losses of his life, River comes through for him in dealing with this sad event.
Travolta tiene miedo a morir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,100. Language: Spanish. Published: April 21, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"Travolta tiene miedo a morir" aborda con un humor extravagante, no desprovisto de ternura, el delirio febril de un ex seminarista homosexual, yonqui, huérfano y con alma de mimo, de payaso.
Harga Seorang Wanita
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,020. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Novel tentang jual beli perempuan. Karena kemiskinan, Tini, sang tokoh perempuan, dijual oleh suaminya untuk dijadikan penjaja cinta. Setelah lima tahun digadaikan ke seorang germo, suami tak bisa menebus, lalu terjadilah pembunuhan. Tini lalu diselamatkan oleh lelaki pelanggannya. Lantas kenapa Simbok gantung diri setelah melihat pulung gantung?
Hijos de un dios extraño
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2013 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Con una prosa absolutamente poética –hay muchos fragmentos de la obra en los que uno siente estar disfrutando de la lectura de un verdadero poemario– Pedro nos lleva a experimentar una serie infinita de sentimientos, nos sumerge en un Universo de dudas y trata una serie de temas que aparecen en casi todos los relatos y que no han de pasar desapercibidos para el amante de la buena literatura.