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I Killed the Clockwork Key: A Bryant Street story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
We are all born and raised with an image of a perfect life, an American Dream illustrated by a simple subdivision street called Bryant Street. But in chasing and holding the American Dream, we often forget why we are in the race. For those of us living on Bryant Street, USA Today Bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith just might get you wondering why.
“Alte Sachen”: From The Life Of An Arab Scrap Dealer In Israel - A Middle East Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Ahmed is an Arab scrap dealer in the Holy Land, just like his grandfather who used to cart away the unwanted belongings of foreigners with his old horse wagon, yelling "Alte Sachen", that ancient Yiddish call for clutter.
Sheila Power An entertainment
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You set the price! Words: 117,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Sheila Power has been described as “A rattling good read that defies pigeon holing into any one genre." It combines a comedy of manners with a thriller. First published in 1997; seen as both a continuation and break with the author's writing. This new ebook comes with the author's Afterwords.
Hijos de un dios extraño
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2013 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Con una prosa absolutamente poética –hay muchos fragmentos de la obra en los que uno siente estar disfrutando de la lectura de un verdadero poemario– Pedro nos lleva a experimentar una serie infinita de sentimientos, nos sumerge en un Universo de dudas y trata una serie de temas que aparecen en casi todos los relatos y que no han de pasar desapercibidos para el amante de la buena literatura.
El Escarabajo de Oro
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,470. Language: Spanish. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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La historia de un niño creciendo en Valdivia, al sur de chile, y cuyas aventuras se entrecruzan con un viejo misterio que ha aquejado a su ciudad por casi 30 años: la leyenda del escarabajo de oro. Cada capítulo, nombrado tras una obra de Poe, cruza entre la realidad y la fantasía de esta obra semi-autobiográfica en que el autor intenta unir su historia con las obras que marcaron su infancia.
Superstition Mountain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by Godess Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
There's only two things to fear in 1880's Arizona, Demons and falling for the darkness within you. Ami always knew she was different. She was better than any of the others in the Order and the Shaman always took an odd interest in her. When Price, a Demon Vampire, takes everything away from her, she's faced with the choice of embracing what makes her different or letting everyone she loves die.
A Late Night Tech Job (Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
An experienced contractor runs the gauntlet for a late night tech job at a financial institution in the heart of Silicon Valley, getting past the trigger-happy security guard, dealing with younger co-workers who expect to get paid fabulous money for doing nothing, and saving a desperate project manager when everything goes wrong. (A 4,190-word short story.)
Muerte en el Luas
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Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: Spanish. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Calum Meehan no sabía que se iba a encontrar en el Luas. Lo que sucedió en el tranvía lo cambió para siempre.
The Orchards of Ithaca
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,390. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
In 'The Orchards of Ithaca,' celebrated Chicago novelist Harry Mark Petrakis returns with great humor, charm, and revelation. Here Orestes Panos, a prosperous restaurateur on the eve of his fiftieth year and the coming millennium, Petrakis personalizes humankind's epic struggle between the unresolved guilt and sins of our shared past and the potential of a still untainted future.
La confesión del Libio
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: Spanish. Published: May 8, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Un escritor, extravagante y caprichoso, se encuentra en sequía creativa y decide contar lo que no quiso nunca hacer, la historia de lo ocurrido en 1981 a un amigo apodado “El Libio”.
Decadence (english version)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Late at night or at dawn, when dreams are shattered, there is someone who opens his eyes and he restless moves his sweaty head in the pillow. It is as if a sword hurt him by treachery and blood gets coagulating immediately, leaving a permanent scar in the mind of the man for all the days to come. “For a week I did not dream anymore, but every holy morning just opening my eyes I'm relive the
Daddy Was Uh Mobsta
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
‪In this urban version of Scarface, Fleetwood captures the southern culture on a cross-country suspense full of love and rage driven by childhood revenge only a father could understand and only a family could appreciate.
Have Heart Have Money
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,810. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Chyna Sallier. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Taz and Sparks are thick as thieves. They are on a mission to get paid and nothing otherwise. But when Taz’s uncle Big Glen, the mastermind of the notorious Empire, puts them to the test in preparation of his retirement and the bequest of his Enterprise to his sole nephew, they must prove that they are ready to step up to the plate and keep the cogs and gears of the mighty Empire grinding strong.
Roma, Lato B
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,000. Language: Italian. Published: August 29, 2011 by Delirium Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Roma sud. Cinque personaggi. Gli angoli più polverosi del mondo, eppure ancora così convinti di poter servire a qualcosa. Romanzo d’esordio di Claudio Delicato
Ponyplay
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,240. Language: Russian. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Agency of Political News: "…novel jazz with contemporary variations, inspired by Charles Bukowski, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Frederic Beigbeder". In Russian! For admirers of Russian literature and for those who study this beautiful language.
Spazzatour de force
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Series: La vita è (quasi) bella!, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 6,740. Language: Italian. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Quando anche buttare la spazzatura si trasforma in una missione impossibile dalle conseguenze catastrofiche capite che è davvero il momento di tornarvene a casa... se solo riusciste ad arrivarci vivi!
The Holy City II: Rise in Power
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Series: The Holy City, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,200. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Delphine Publications. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Marcus Williams, the eldest of the two brothers, rose through the rankings of his sophisticated street organization. With a blink of an eye Marcus found himself up against jealousy, envy, and frenimies within the Nation he devoted his life to.
Flasher
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
When hack writer Paul Monk gets invited to an A-lister party by Hollywood icon Pep Larson, he’s in way deeper than he’s used to, soon drowning in the politics, booze, and bullshit. And when he finds out exactly why he’s there, things get even trickier.
The Good Neighbor
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You set the price! Words: 3,570. Language: American English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A brittle and downtrodden man who cannot get ahead in life contemplates a neighborhood massacre. The Good Neighbor is also a part of the mainstream collection Under the Willow Tree and Other Stories.
The Mission
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
When a homeless woman and child show up in the alleyway, Max is captivated by the child. The little one stares at him with the most amazing gray eyes Max ever saw. He's not supposed to help them. In fact, if he lets them in the warehouse, he risks losing his job as night watchman. Then he'll be out on the street, too, and yet, Max cannot turn his back on the homeless child.