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Rusty Blades (Short stories 1988-90)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Five short stories by Chad Taylor, first published 1988-1990 'The Man at the Door,' 'Geisha', 'Two Friends', 'Girl from Mars' and 'Rusty Blades'.
Here She Comes Now
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Three short stories by Chad Taylor: 'Here She Comes Now', 'Close to You' and 'DIN.'
For Entertainment Purposes Only
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,630. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Twenty-four year old David Barnes feels like a major screw up but really has just lost traction. He comes up with an internet scheme that will bring in the money but not happiness. Falling for someone fourteen years older only makes matters worse. An affair with Jackie Bass,editor of a poetry journal and a near fatal solo camping trip teaches him there is no shortcut to growing up. Set in Seattle.
Moving with the Music
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013 by ManyTracks. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Here she was in the city, in an old house that looked worse than she felt. The past hadn't gone very far away but she didn't expect much. They would clean up the house; they would live here. Then the neighborhood walked in with young Ramon leading, and Sara’s world opened up.
Passin Time at West Side High
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Price: Free! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Short story about a student named Kwinton Jones and the inner city high school he attends
Daddy Was Uh Mobsta
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
‪In this urban version of Scarface, Fleetwood captures the southern culture on a cross-country suspense full of love and rage driven by childhood revenge only a father could understand and only a family could appreciate.
Sueño de Ciegos
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,060. Language: Spanish. Published: December 10, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Gardel, cometió un crimen por el cual es condenado a muerte en la silla eléctrica. Él tiene la idea de escapar de su cuerpo, por medio de uno de esos viajes astrales
Sofía In The Sand. German Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Two short stories of german author and journalist Sebastian Brück. "(...) I really connected with the themes presented in the stories: wanderlust, lost love, and remembering the joys of childhood.(...) This was a very enjoyable read and highly recommended to all." Jamees´s Bookshelf
Sofía Por La Arena. Cuentos Cortos Alemanes
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Price: Free! Words: 9,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Cuentos cortos del autor y periodista alemán Sebastian Brück. "(...) Uno puede identificarse con los protagonistas principales, sentir sus alegrías y tristezas, llorar sus amarguras o sentir su frustración al enfrentarse a la realidad que los rodea y de la que no pueden escapar. Son relatos excepcionales." Carlos Molina en kindlepromocionesmercadeo.blogspot.de
Mémoires Anonymes
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 67,570. Language: French. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Attention, c'est du brutal ! Des textes à faire froid dans le dos. Et le pire est que chaque thématique abordée nous parle d'un monde que nous reconnaissons très vite, puisque c'est le nôtre. H.P. Lovecraft n'aurait plus besoin aujourd'hui de créer des monstres, parce qu'ils sont là autour de nous. C'est ce motard que vous croisez, un jeune homme bien propre sur lui qui a décidé de devenir tueur.
Under the Willow Tree and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,400. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Throughout this collection is an array of characters, young and old, who deal with the struggles of life in their own distinctive way. Some of these tales are honed with a psychological edge and sprinkled with a dash of dark humor, while others cross over into the realms of tragedy, coming of age, and the paranormal.
Anita
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Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Short story about a woman and her two companions who live at a hotel for transients.
A Needful Change & Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,770. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Three short stories about the power of friendship, the perils of love, and the quest for redemption.
Autobiography Of A Duffer
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Price: Free! Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
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A witty but insightful narration of ‘normal’ and ‘orderly’ cultural realisms of contemporary world, from the perspective of a young duffer. This duffer believes; a normal person should know how this world looks to a stupid, whom the world loves to label ‘abnormal’ and ‘disordered’, to truly visualize realities of benchmarking. This duffer’s wife asked him to make it different; he truly does it!
Hood Girlz 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Growing up in Compton, raised by a single mother and no father, Desti'ne became familiar with struggling at a very young age. As a teen, she and her closest friends grew to understand that MONEY is absolutely necessary for survival. By any and all means, Money is a must.
Hot-n-Candy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,320. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013 by Chyna Sallier. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Decero Troy Maclund is known on the streets of Griggs as “Drape.” A pretty-boy killer and dope dealer from Denevin Heights, who finds himself collecting a little hoe-money on the side. With a couple of super bad freaks on the cash, he soon realizes the Pimp game has as many dangerous twists and turns as other hustles.
Buenos Aliens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 22, 2013 by E. M. Crisp. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three friends stand at the entrance to the members-only club that is the Buenos Aires underworld. They journey past the point of no return accompanied by a cicerone of dubious quality. The story takes place in the mid-naughties, a time when Buenos Aires was dealing with the fall out of a political and economic crisis that had engulfed the entire country.
La Torpille gatinoise
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: Canadian French. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Julien, un brillant petit garçon de dix ans pas comme les autres, entreprend de modifier la boîte à savon de son grand frère Marco afin de lui faire remporter le Championnat du Festival de boîtes à savon de Gatineau. Le défi est de taille, car le jour de la compétition, la toute première descente de son frère est contre nul autre que Samuel, le champion en titre!
Tuppaskinn
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Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: Swedish. Published: November 4, 2013 by Norrköpings Stadsbibliotek. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
The short story Tuppaskinn is the winning submission in the writing competition Write about Norrköping. Tuppaskinn är vinnande bidrag i skrivartävlingen Författa om Norrköping.
Traffic Lights
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
This short story was originally published for a competition that had a word limit of 1,500 words and is an example of live fiction - it was written and published on the day of the event happening. The story involves a major event in Australian political history during 2013.