Books tagged: urban contemporary fiction

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The 5 Black People You Meet Before You Can Get To Heaven: A Morality Tale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Coleman Talmadge Green has everything; a great job, a beautiful family, a new house in the suburbs, an expensive car...and a strong dislike of Black people. What will happen when 5 Black people from his past have their say at determining his future? This modern day morality tale is a gripping and compelling look at racism, greed, lust, fate, and faith. Do you know 5 Black People?
She
Price: Free! Words: 94,900. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(5.00)
**Shortlisted for the 2012 The Word Guild Awards, Novel-Futuristic Category** -- An entity from nothing space and time violently invades a young Toronto songwriter. He consumes her. He changes her into his image. She battles back to resist him, to expel him, to regain herself. And in doing so discovers where evil really resides.
Pretty Money
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,470. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Ivy had it all in life. Once things hit rock bottom. She is out on the streets chasing" Pretty Money" getting raped, and beat on. Not realizing that the "Pretty Money" she adore so much is a home!
Inescapable (The Premonition Series, Volume 1)
Series: The Premonition, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,510. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
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I'm Evie and this was to be the making of me-my first year of college. I'd hoped that once I'd arrived at Crestwood, the nightmare that I've been having would go away. It hasn't. At 17, I may be inexperienced, but I'm sane. When Reed is near, however, nothing makes any sense. He's not what he seems to be...and neither am I. I'm afraid that the nightmare my dream is foretelling is...inescapable.
Dollar Dreadfuls Volume Four
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,300. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The fourth collection of an ongoing series of ghost and horror stories set in 21st century London.
Notes from Book of Faces
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
It is a collection of short Facebook notes from my account, actually sketches of modern urban life. There are almost no people, and no plot at all. I hope you'll enjoy feelings I've tried to express.
They Call Me Mr. G-Spot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,080. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Troy Anderson is the self-proclaimed Mr. G-Spot because he knows how to make a woman reach the ultimate mind-blowing orgasm. Since his divorce, he's been in-between the sheets with woman after woman, never really forming a connection with any of them.
The Old Stories
Price: Free! Words: 15,780. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"Old Stories" is a collection of short stories written in time before smartphones and mobile Internet. So, they are old. Ancient. Thematically, it's a collection of short-cuts from the lives of twenty-somethings, their frustrations in collision with social forces, strives to change things, to find little happiness if they can and, often, their failures.
Moving with the Music
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013 by ManyTracks. Categories: 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.
Sting
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
When ordinary people are faced with the unusual and the ugly, some repel, others attempt to set matters straight, while others choose to sting. A collection of short stories where the mundane and the extraordinary collide.