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Vote Tekno Party
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You set the price! Words: 136,380. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
July 1999: Anti-capitalists worldwide aim to bring capitalism to its knees with a global street party. It is no accident that its soundtrack is techno. This is the story of Selena, one of millions in her generation who thought the world could be changed with a 4/4 beat and high ideals. But is she riding for a fall?
Такая французская жизнь
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 259,820. Language: Russian. Published: June 17, 2014 by Wiener Literat. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Инна, профессор-филолог из сибирского города удачно вышла замуж. Хотя ее французский муж Ролланд– инвалид, но у него есть квартира в Марселе и большой дом у моря. Алекс, дочери Инны, повезло меньше. Кандидат наук в России, она «устроилась» студенткой в Париже. Обе ищут свой путь во «французской жизни», при взгляде из Сибири такой интересной и привлекательной...
El Magistrado Cuernavaca
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,530. Language: Spanish. Published: February 2, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La del magistrado Cuernavaca es la historia de una obsesión. Pertenece a una familia de viticultores manchegos cuyas raíces se ahondan algo más de cuatro siglos en el culto a una férrea educación, en el trabajo duro, en la responsabilidad ineludible que debe de tener una persona y en la observancia de un comportamiento sin tacha, transmitida de generación en generación.
Exile
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 369,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Building on the characters and themes of Heroes and Smoke, Exile brings back Detroit Homicide detectives, George Hofmann and Christopher Garvin. The two face their most enigmatic case as they try to understand the mysterious events at Phlogiston Fabricating. What happened when the first Candice vanished? Who is the second Candice who suddenly appeared? How is the perplexing John Klein involved?
Mis elegidos (Memorias de Margarita Guzmán del Alberche)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Margarita Guzmán del Alberche nos relata episodios de su azarosa vida, en especial los vividos con alguno de los diversos amantes, sus elegidos.
Buenos Aliens
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Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 127,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 22, 2013 by E. M. Crisp. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Buenos Aires crawled from the River Plate basin as if the sandy riverbed had grown thirsty for air. From between its giant concrete corridors, jacaranda and ombu trees sprang and curled like weeds growing between dirty paving slabs. The city was a worn, desolate and unused patio whose edges had cracked, resigned to the trees and grass which cast their green eyes over its broken surfaces.
A Street Dream: The Evergreen Architecture
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,220. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
“Just like a dream I ’ve found on the street—tak peduli kau arsitek atau bukan, arsitektur paling agung tetaplah bangunan bernama kehidupan. Penari atau DJ, rapper atau pembalap liar, apapun, all is good, jadilah arsitek untuk kehidupanmu sendiri... Seperti pepohonan evergreen yang selalu hijau, waktu dan musim bisa mengubah segalanya, tapi tidak dengan siapa dirimu sebenarnya...” - Sean Walker
Sin tregua se consumían nuestros ojos
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
José Manuel Cruz nos conducirá a un mundo donde la avaricia inmobiliaria, los abusos bancarios y la corrupción política serán los catalizadores de la acción.
Entanglement
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Four characters, all connected to each other.
La cara del sol
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,420. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Sentado, inmóvil, en el despacho de mi padre, rodeado de puertas cerradas y de objetos inertes, me sentía yo mismo, también, como un objeto inerte, y no importaba que alguna puerta hubiese quedado abierta, porque tenía la seguridad de que ninguna me conduciría a ninguna parte.
Last Call: A Musician's Life
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 136,460. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Tinytown
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 127,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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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.
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.
El reencuentro
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,090. Language: Spanish. Published: April 23, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Cuando las cartas nos vienen malas y perdemos la partida que pensábamos que era nuestra única razón de ser, creemos que el reloj se ha parado y que la muerte es inminente. Sin embargo, suena entonces el teléfono y al otro lado del hilo se escucha una voz amiga y cálida, una de esas personas con la que no se ha hablado ni se ha visto desde los tiempos de la universidad...
The Great Bordello. A Story of the Theatre
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 208,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The story of aspiring playwright Edwin Endsleigh (Hopwood's counterpart), who, upon graduation from the University of Michigan, heads for Broadway to earn his fortune and the security to pursue his one true dream of writing the great American novel. Shaping his journey is his love of three women...
Virá a morte e terá os teus olhos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,910. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Nos três últimos dias de vida do famoso fotógrafo Josef Leitz, que atravessou o terrível século XX de máquina na mão, cruzam-se passado, presente e futuro, imagens e memória, o sexo, a violência e a identidade. Que papel teve nessa morte o jovem modelo Felix que com ele passou esse fim de semana? Que papel tiveram o desejo, as famílias, as verdadeiras, de sangue, e as que os laços do afeto criam?
12-12-12
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,840. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Welcome to the parallel universe of 12-12-12. This not what actually happened during 2012. But what unfolds is not more implausible. Nor is it less implausible. It is reality with healthy doses of surreality and comedy, spawned by the tragic absurdity of our times. It is laugh-out-loud brain food for hungry minds.
Maenads
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 205,010. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Jill is out of prison, seeking vengeance. She uses brutal men as her weapons. Gil is perfect. He is obsessive and lethal. When virtues are liabilities, a hint of decency may be an Achilles heel. Mix in a lesbian cellmate, two golddiggers, and a lovelorn prostitute—shake well and stand back. The result is a mean-spirited concoction that explodes off the pages with style, and without remorse.
Public Key
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 103,530. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
PUBLIC KEY is the story of a recent college graduate on the run. He tried to help someone. Now there’s a price on his head. He must work to establish his innocence. He just has to make sure he isn’t caught before he does. All he has are his wits and his laptop. Fortunately he’s pretty good with both.
Conta'm la veritat sobre l'amor
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Price: $6.59 USD. Words: 164,570. Language: Catalan. Published: November 18, 2011 by Editorial Tria. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Víctor Verchili, quaranta-tres anys, professor de filosofia i separat. Iniciarà un viatge (figurat i real) cap al que ell suposa que és la veritat de l'amor. L'acció narrativa va guanyant en intensitat a mesura que la novel·la avança i l'amor ho embolcalla tot d'incertesa.