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The Deep Blue Sea
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Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A sprained ankle, anemia and conflicted feelings in 21st Century San Francisco.
My Brother the Shark
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Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
This short piece of flash fiction was inspired by one of the opening sentences from a competition that Chuck Wendig of terribleminds.com recently put up. He's a great author by the way, and you should read everything he writes. What happens when you try to out hustle a bigger hustler? Bad things can happen.
Outsourced
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Imagine life as a young man in a run-down neighborhood in a big city. There are few jobs to be had outside of crime and the future is bleak. Until, that is, a job opens up unexpectedly... but it's not on Earth and the boss isn't human. In fact, he's probably up to something he shouldn't be, but how can you tell?
Dancing with Attitude
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Sometimes, even when you think you’ve got it all, you have to shake things up a little bit, consequences be damned.
Flasher
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
When hack writer Paul Monk gets invited to an A-lister party by Hollywood icon Pep Larson, he’s in way deeper than he’s used to, soon drowning in the politics, booze, and bullshit. And when he finds out exactly why he’s there, things get even trickier.
The San Francisco Leprechauns
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Series: Irish/American fantasy, Book 5. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Young 19th century twins,brother and sister, are kidnapped to become Leprechauns. Due to magic reasons they must be returned to modern San Francisco. But they need new bodies. Meet druid Lochlain, Venus the cat, Puca the poodle, drug cartels, Vampires, the undead, the Faerie Queen,and Gentle Michael the Leprechaun. And a plot to invade Otherworld
Male striptease
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: Russian. Published: July 23, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Голый мужчина "застегнут на все пуговицы". Или, в хорошем костюме, говорит о себе то, что не говорил никому. Из-за страха оказаться "раздетым"... В этой книге раздеваются мужчины. Что считать стриптизом - решать читателю.
Carousel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Carousel takes place in the Benito Juarez market of Oaxaca Mexico and a small hotel room where a bunch of psychonaut adventurers take an obscure, little known drug to experience the surprise of their lives. If Oaxaca City isn't psychedelic enough with its multi-cultural indigenous groups, delicious foods, and extraordinary art and design, the drug pushes on the limits of known reality.
Salsa Nocturna
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,230. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Crossed Genres Publications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Down the midnight streets of New York, a whole invisible universe churns to life in Daniel José Older’s debut collection of ghost noir.
The Mission
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
When a homeless woman and child show up in the alleyway, Max is captivated by the child. The little one stares at him with the most amazing gray eyes Max ever saw. He's not supposed to help them. In fact, if he lets them in the warehouse, he risks losing his job as night watchman. Then he'll be out on the street, too, and yet, Max cannot turn his back on the homeless child.
The Flash Collection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Three flash fiction stories about varying forms of hope. Plus "Stone Sister" bonus story!
Tinytown
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 127,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a dystopian England in the 2050s, where technology is used to shrink people who cannot pay size insurance, Tom Flack must fight for the rights of the small. But he has big enemies, including his ex-wife - TV's Tallulah Twinkleplum - and her grotesque brother Lloyd. This first novel includes intrigue, action, humour, drugs, sex, plastic surgery and hedgehogs - but not necessarily in that order.
The Coffee House
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Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Obsessed with the smell of coffee? The coffee house smells divine, the very air around it is infused with a delicious coffee aroma. I've never been inside. I pass by on my walk and sniff the delicious coffee smell. I wonder if all the visitors to the coffee house have coffee breath. I wonder what they drink inside the coffee house and imagine all the delicious possibilities.
A Life in the Service
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jenny knows that she belongs to the domestic race and was born into a life of domestic service. In return for her loyal service, householders provide food, protection and shelter. When she becomes separated from her master and mistress, Jenny finds herself an unlikely fugitive and her experience shakes all her previous beliefs to the core. This novelette is approximately 12,000 words.
The Billiardist
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Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A writer practices billiards while trying to finish the stories of the characters in his head. Although his characters plague him, following him everywhere he goes, he can't seem to finish writing about them.
El jardín de las cosas raras
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,490. Language: Spanish. Published: June 13, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Hablar de cosas raras es hablar de anormalidad, y la anormalidad puede tener dos caras: una fascinante, que rompe con las rutinas y nos invita a soñar, y otra escalofriante, que resquebraja el mundo que conocemos y nos atrapa en una pesadilla de la que no parece haber escapatoria.
Pequeno relato sobre o caos
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"O rapaz comentou sobre o medo geral. Sobre como o pavor faz com que as pessoas desviem os olhos e não respondam ao chamado de ninguém. Sobre assalto e estupro. Sobre como todos sempre esperam o pior de todo mundo"
With Dessert On The Side
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Short Story. Trisha and Brian have been married for four years. Although successful, Trisha isn't pleased with her marriage and decides to get dessert on the side.
One Was Lost
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,920. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
PATRICK SINGLETON is a man on the edge of a precipice – both physical and spiritual. He is benumbed with grief, due to the unfortunate event that occurred in his life some years back. Determined to end it all, he hangs on the platform of the elevated subway track at Harlem’s renowned 125th Street.
Cash Back
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 350. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A short story about money and rain mixed with grief...