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Fiction » Literature » Urban
Заповедник справедливости by Vasilij Treskov
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Vasilij Treskov's hero stories - our contemporary, trying to survive in the market alleys of society, without losing the sense of human dignity. The stories clearly traced the idea that the main value - this is life, and no matter how hard to survive in our complicated, and not always just world, to live and enjoy each new day in all weather.
"Far From Over" Breaking Out Series, Book Four by Carol Gambill
Series: Breaking Out, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,300. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
It was all that Matt Lamont could do in keeping his life separated from his past, but now things were far from over.
Notes from Book of Faces by Anar Azimov
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
It is a collection of short Facebook notes from my account, actually sketches of modern urban life. There are almost no people, and no plot at all. I hope you'll enjoy feelings I've tried to express.
Camaraderie: A Crime Short Story by Dave Franklin
Price: Free! Words: 3,810. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Friends. We all need them. And some of us are happy to go to extraordinary lengths to find them...
Verbit by S. A. Barton
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Urban(4.00 from 1 review)
In the competitive world of news podcasting, a young intern has to work hard to become a good reporter. When it comes time to get a job, however, it quickly becomes clear to one young man that just reporting the news isn't nearly good enough. Soon, his would-be employer will get far more than he bargained for...
The Understanding of Women by Janina Matthewson
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban(5.00 from 2 reviews)
James is in love with Imogen. Imogen has disappeared. With the help of an imaginary ex-girlfriend, James follows Imogen’s trail towards the grand romantic reunion he wants. He’s pretty sure… James could always understand everyone. Everyone but Imogen. Imogen was a mystery, and now James needs to find her. A light, whimsical novella of a boy who knows both too much and too little.
New York Exchange: the parachutes in between by Fraser Sinclair
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Boundary-breaking account questioning perceived literary conventions, New York Exchange takes the format of conversation leading up to and following a trip to New York. Lauren and George navigate work, education, family and prescription drugs, touching on aesthetics alongside daily annoyances, confusing the role of reader as simultaneously academic and voyeuristic.
Cosa Vedi? by Massimiliano Salvo
Price: Free! Words: 17,680. Language: Italian. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Ascoltare la musica degli OTK equivale a stare a mollo in una baia dall'acqua cristallina in un afoso pomeriggio d’estate. E' ritrovarsi in compagnia della leggerezza discontinua di un libro di Brautigan, con indosso una maglia calzata alla rovescia e, dentro, la salda convinzione che è il mondo fuori ad essere sottosopra. E' smettere di cercare la musica che si vuole ascoltare da una vita.
A contrasombra, padre by Hernán Zamora
Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Urban
En este, el quinto libro de poesía del escritor y arquitecto Hernán Zamora, la paternidad transcurre en un juego de espejos poco común en la poesía en lengua castellana. El poeta se asume hijo y padre a la vez, mientras reflexiona sobre sus sombras y una líquida agonía lo acompaña a través del paisaje. El tema de la violencia contra los niños cruza sutilmente el libro como reclamo y aprendizaje.
Monkey Say by S. A. Barton
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Urban
"No interview has made me feel more awkwardly American than the capuchin monkey seated across the small stone table from me." I couldn't think of a better blurb than the lead-in sentence. Really, don't you want to read about what happens when a man interviews a monkey?
Last Call: A Musician's Life by Leni Matlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,460. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Last Call tells the tale of Chance Collins, a gifted musician born to a musical family. With the talent and charisma to shine in the music world, Chance recorded and toured for 20 years only to wind up broke and strung out. Now, at 42, he must come to terms with life as it is as opposed to how he thought it would be. Last Call paints a realistic portrayal of the music life. It's also very funny.
The Fitful Genius by Georgann Gibson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Urban(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Luke Watts is a drug addict down on his luck. He roots through trash dumpsters and finds occasional love notes signed "Lady of Lost Circuitry". Luke thinks he's found the writer of these notes: a pretty girl in a black mini dress and heels named Audra. Together they embark on a one night stand that leaves Luke dreaming of a future they wont soon forget.
Five Shorts by Clive Gilson
Series: Dancing Pig Originals. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Five Shorts is a Dancing Pig Original publication - showcasing work by author Clive Gilson. This small collection of Flash Fiction shorts showcases a number of prize winning stories from competitions.
Tits & Tats and other stories by Andrew Bowen
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Rebel Satori Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Tori is a woman in her early 20s struggling with both her sexual identity and her quest to become an artist in the misogynistic world of tattooing. Set during San Francisco Pride in the early 1990s, Tori meets Tempest a drag queen who pushes Tori to challenge herself and her status quo.
Água de melissa by Eron D'Inácio
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 2, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Água de Melissa é uma substância feita com base em uma planta de nome Melissa Officinalis, que floresce no final de verão e que tem função calmante e relaxante. Porém, assim como não há o claro sem o escuro e nem o som sem o silêncio, não existe o relaxamento sem alguma dose de tensão.
Morera O... by Armando Trasviña Taylor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,680. Language: Spanish. Published: August 31, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Es la historia de una mujer, es un viaje de ida y vuelta cuajado de anécdotas y situaciones dignas de ser contadas. A México y a España les unen muchas cosas, pero hay asuntos que laten en el subconsciente colectivo que son insoslayables, y al final el eterno retorno acude a la memoria del autor con un final necesario.
The King of Patio World by Javaid Qazi
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kermool Berbarrian is the self-appointed king of patio furniture. He brashly converted a gas station into a thriving business and now has everything he needs -- except for Miss Esmeralda Potts. Although he doesn't know it yet, she is about to turn his life upside down. A short story from the collection Unlikely Stories: Fatal Fantasies and Delusions
Timothy Mallborn: The Invisible Boy by Matthew Lie - Paehlke
You set the price! Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Timothy Mallborn is the autobiography of a boy who disappeared in Toronto's largest shopping mall. After discovering that no one can see him, Timothy fashions a home for himself in the children's section of a department store, tries to communicate with the crowds of people passing all around him and falls in love. Growing up is hard, but it's even harder when you're invisible.