Books tagged: urban life

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Stories for Airports
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You set the price! Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Going somewhere? Stuck where you are? This book is for you. Stories for Airports is not about airports. It is an album of brief encounters with people who intrigue and appall you, people in the midst of discovering that entire worlds exist within the most inconsequential moments.
The Ghost Family
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Ghost Family is a quiet, contemplative portrait of a California family. Laurel and Mion are cousins who grew up close as sisters. But there is an unknown third branch of the family. Their half cousin Jane was raised in communes with her hippie mom. When she stumbles across letters that trace back to her married grandfather’s affair, a generations old secret begins to unravel.
The Building Of Joe
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Unwanted by his mother, abandoned by his father, unappreciated by his boss and loathed by his senator, meet Joe Johnson; he happens to be on a mission from God.
The Hook Up
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
If all of the good men are gay, married or in jail,just how far would women go to get one? Frankie Brown strikes Gold with her new business: The Hook Up... it's a unique dating service that finds the man of your dreams, but there's just one catch. Your future Mr. Right may be on lock down. Now Frankie is hooking up the ladies left and right.
The Essential Stealth Camper Van Guide
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Series: Travel, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The basics of living the stealth camper life; what kind of vehicle to use, how to set it up and how to go about finding a place to sleep where you will be safe and undisturbed. Can't afford to pay rent, or simply enjoy the freedom of the road? This is a primer guide for people who want to know how to live comfortably, safely and economically in their van in a typical urban environment.
The Alien Club
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Suki thought she knew what she’d signed up for when her pal, Rishi, invited her to a corporate party at one of the new alien fetish clubs. The new “must have” experience for the uber-rich and uber-bored supposedly involved sex-starved aliens who could give orgasms just by looking at a person. But when Suki arrives, she soon finds out that the clubs are really about something else entirely.
Clarity
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Price: Free! Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Clarissa Farrell awakens one morning with the certain knowledge that a friend has died. Coincidental dream or precognition? Investigating the phenomena leads to recognizing more of her own uncanny perceptions. But when an interested reporter turns out to have fraudulent motives, she is left to question all of her new found abilities.
City and Country - From the books of the Bible
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The subject of the City and Country, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico an Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament. The city and the country are actually mirrored a multitude of people living in the same space, sharing a set of factors and aggregating factors, including religion.
The Insult
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A loner likes to stare at the apartments in front of his balcony. One day he discovers that the married woman in the opposite flat might be interested in him. She makes an overture. His game had become serious. What will be the consequences?
In The Cut 2: Payday
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,300. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by K Elliott. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » General
Set in Durham, NC, In The Cut 2: Payday by Kevin Bullock is a mystery-suspense with a twist of urban & comedy. Manus' whole world brightens up when he discovers he has a nineteen-year-old brother named after his deceased father, Big Leet. But before he has a chance to get acquainted, his son, Lil Charles is kidnapped by an unknown source.