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Fiction » Literature » Urban
Το Ασημένιο Ρόδο by Niovi Lyri
Price: Free! Words: 82,450. Language: Greek. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Δεύτερη δεκαετία του 21ου αιώνα. Η Αλίκη, ο Αντώνης, ο Λέο και η Ροντίνια είναι τα μέλη του μουσικού συγκροτήματος Ασημένιο Ρόδο, με το οποίο θα εκπροσωπήσουν το σχολείο τους, ένα Λύκειο της Κυψέλης, στο μαθητικό φεστιβάλ. Μετά το φεστιβάλ ο καθένας θα πάρει το δρόμο του, μέσα στην εποχή της μεγάλης κρίσης...
Roots by Rahul Bhatt
Price: $3.80 USD. Words: 90,010. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 16, 2016 by Banyan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Indic, Fiction » Literature » Urban
"Roots" is a contemporary urban fiction set in Delhi [India], tracing the roots of a priest and his hometown in the Himalayas... A suicide, a dam, a reality show...all come together in this gripping tale of longing and displacement....raising a question - Can there be any compensation for losing one's home and hearth?
Dogadjaj od Presedana by Mladen Popovich
Price: Free! Words: 54,770. Language: Serbian. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Htio sam da ovim djelom predstavim život čovjeka kao egzistencijalnog bića koje, tumarajući u budućnost, ne zna šta nosi sutrašnji dan. Nije mi bio cilj da nekoga povrijedim, kao ni to da nečiji život izložim javnosti. Sve sličnosti su slučajnost. Roman, takođe, ne sadrži moje autobiografske podatke. Roman je više apstraktna forma društvenog metabolizma.
Niente paura, siamo nei guai! by Andrea Lombardi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,100. Language: Italian. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Mirco, dogsitter disoccupato, e Simone, aspirante kebabbaro, hanno trenta ore per pagare ottantamila euro di riscatto per la nonna di Mirco, rapita dal trafficante a cui per sbaglio hanno sabotato uno scambio. Nel frattempo due spacciatori gitani si convincono che Mirco e Simone siano spacciatori rivali, e li costringono a rimediare anche i due chili di cocaina persi nello scambio per colpa loro.
Life Ain't Fair "But" The Game Is Cold by Shavonda King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Urban
At very young ages, DJ and Desmond witnessed murders and shootouts throughout the hood. The boys were having issues at home and was looking for a way out. They met an older cat that introduced them into the dope game. By the ages of 11 and 12, the brothers was ready to take over the streets in Gary. The money became so powerful one of the brothers couldn’t handle the pressure.
No-mad by Pablo R Mendoza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,300. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Raconté en première personne par Léonardo Ruiz, psychologue et consultant d’entreprises espagnol, No-mad est un passage à travers quelques unes des inquiétudes du trépidant début de millénaire en cours. Léonardo est un cynique optimiste, habitué aux entourages multiculturels et au travail avec les névroses qui nichent dans le quotidien des corporations.
No-mad by Pablo R Mendoza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Un heterogéneo grupo de amigos tiene cita en Milán para el aniversario de un conocido diario de noticias. Cada uno de ellos proviene de distintos países y circunstancias y celebrarán juntos el evento en un marco privilegiado: la galería Vittorio Emanuele, que ha sido cerrada para la ocasión.
Hell Is For Hippies by Mark Lind-Hanson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,470. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Muggles Amphora returns to San Francisco to find the Uptopian dream, set up a communal household, and ply his talents as a streetbusker and cofeehouse poet. If you grew up in the 1960’s, 70’s, or 80’s, you might appreciate this take the diversity between Utopian vision and Reality as the San Francisco measure of all things.
Psycho Bitch: A Love Story by AJ Rico
Price: Free! Words: 77,220. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by D.A.B. Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Charlotte Wolfe knows precisely what is important in life … she is. Her life is going exactly the way she planned until her selfishness costs her everything. As she struggles to put her life back together, Charlotte must confront the truth of herself and the true nature of love through her encounters with an eclectic group of people and one adoring dog.
The Tuesday Night Book Club by Neia Glynn
You set the price! Words: 94,670. Language: British English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A London woman looks for assassins...men who will end her life. Five times they fail, but with curious benefits. Not for her. Violet listens to an online songstress to ease suburban sorrow, while her daughter is perplexing, her neighbour prays for her and her husband snores through her demon-envisioning nights. Despair and dubious attitudes to eating lead her to a near-disastrous final attempt.
The Dark Room by Ivan King
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
In this gritty, yet beautiful and genuine Novel, loosely based on his life, Ivan King reveals what life was like growing up in a Brazilian slum. The events in this book are heart-warming and gut wrenching; forcing the reader to laugh and cry.
A Great Place to Drink by Nany Robbin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A Great Place to Drink takes us into a wine-infused hotel-bar at the outer edges of early 1960s North Beach, San Francisco. It’s the home we didn’t expect to find and the authenticity we didn’t know we were seeking. In real life the San Giovanni was the San Gottardo, a small Swiss-Italian hotel and bar, 217 Columbus Avenue, home to poets, transients, and day dreamers.
Ніякай літасьці Валянціне Г. by Альгерд Бахарэвіч
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,640. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 25, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Тэксты аўтара заўсёды вылучаліся радыкалізмам і сэнсавай глыбінёй. Хоць за апошнія некалькі гадоў значна зьмяніўся стылёвы падыход да словатворчасьці. Я адзначыў бы кардынальны сыход аўтара ад экспэрымэнту з формай. Мажліва, і зьмена сьветапогляду аўтара паўплывала на зьнікненьне панкаўскага пачатку ў ягоных творах.
Праклятыя госьці сталіцы by Альгерд Бахарэвіч
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 24, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
У цэнтры рамана Альгерда Бахарэвіча “Праклятыя госьці сталіцы” – даволі каларытны і таямнічы персанаж па імені Назар Мінус, жыццё якога пачалося ў савецкім грамадстве, а працягнулася ў перабудовачныя і постсавецкія часы. Ён увасабляе людзей, выхаваных у жорсткасці, расхлістанасці, няпэўнасці, амаральнасці, ханжастве прамінулага стагоддоддзя.
San Francisco by Marian Lindner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,070. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
San Francisco. The Paris of the West. Anna O’Malley isn’t impressed. But she is completely unable to make her own choices, as her family pressures her to live a proper life as a proper lady. When one of the biggest natural disasters of the twenty-first century rocks the city, Anna is left adrift. Can she rise to the occasion and find her footing in the City by the Bay?
Breaking the Fall by Lisa Sachs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Breaking the Fall opens as Sherry Berger, a therapist on the northwest side of Chicago, contemplates how to reconcile her apparently middle class life with the life and death emergencies of her clients. Sherry has secrets of her own and she hopes that these secrets won’t impact her ability to help her clients.
Fields of Dreams by Truman Godwin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,950. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Farmer Drury Bell faces bankruptcy because of a series of crop failures and bad weather. As he struggles to save his farm, his physical and mental capabilities are tested to the limit by plotters and opportunists out to destroy him.
Maldita Cenicienta by Isabel Camblor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,660. Language: Spanish. Published: August 26, 2015 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
María es una joven tímida y apocada recién establecida en Madrid. Procedente de un pequeño pueblo de Alicante, se ve obligada, no sin reparo, a instalarse en la capital, donde acaba de obtener una plaza como profesora de instituto. Un día, sin que su presencia sea advertida, descubre a Blanca, su compañera de piso, siendo amenazada por un desconocido con acento extranjero...
What She Left Behind by Emily Kendy
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 82,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban(4.00 from 1 review)
Follow underground music writer Rebecca Davis as she traverses the back alleys of Vancouver with her best friend Simon during the early 2000s. Amidst tragically funny life choices, and awkward family experiences, Rebecca finds herself caught up in an obsessive relationship with Ezra Fielding, editor of a local rock n' roll magazine.
The Big Bitch by John Patrick Lang
Series: A Jackson "Doc" Holiday Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Urban
After his drinking buddy, a priest named Jesus, is shot dead, Doc sets out to find his killer. He soon begins to suspect that the murder is connected to a money laundering scheme suspiciously similar to one perpetrated by Doc himself, back when he was a banker with a coke habit. The killer, already facing “The Big Bitch” or life in prison, has nothing to lose. Book 1 of a new mystery series.
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