Books tagged: gritty realism

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Conflict of Interest
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,220. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A new job, a fresh start, and things are looking up for Harry. Maybe going straight isn't so hard. He didn't expect to stumble over a job aimed at his new employer, for the kind of money a crook could retire on. It should be simple enough: tell the police, let them arrest the criminals, claim a reward. Sorted. Except Harry's not a snitch - and it's being organised by his mate...
True Grit
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
Delivering papers in a snowstorm was an ordeal and took an awful lot of grit. It almost broke him. This is a short story, a true one, of the author's first job.
Moves of a Boss - Pablo's Takeover
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,780. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Pablo is a gangster/hustler who's trying to go legit, but his loyalty to the game keeps him from fully letting go. Red has risen from the streets and vowed never to return to the life she left behind. People are playing both sides of the board... deception and betrayal are brewing, envy is rising, and bodies are falling. Will Pablo make the right moves or will the wrong moves cost him his life?