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Fiction » Literature » Urban
Does it Matter? A Short Story by Shannon Peel
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Urban
A short story. A moral lesson, a life lesson, just something to think about. A story for everyone who struggles through everyday. Sometimes its all about perspective. This is one of those feel good lesson type of stories about daily struggles and do they matter?
Expats by Max de Bruijn
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,250. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
About EXPATS Every decade or so a previously forgotten tropical backyard flowers unexpectedly thanks to the discovery of gold, oil or cheap labor. Enlightened royals and savvy dictators attract investors and foreign companies to their domains. Growth figures – real or inflated – spread the lore of an economical miracle. Factories replace traditional farming fields. Skyscrapers rise amidst the cou
La cara del sol by Jorge Mª Valls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,420. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Sentado, inmóvil, en el despacho de mi padre, rodeado de puertas cerradas y de objetos inertes, me sentía yo mismo, también, como un objeto inerte, y no importaba que alguna puerta hubiese quedado abierta, porque tenía la seguridad de que ninguna me conduciría a ninguna parte.
Sheila Power An entertainment by Inez Baranay
You set the price! Words: 117,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: 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.
Have Heart Have Money by Travon Pugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,810. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Chyna Sallier. Categories: 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.
Dancing with Attitude by Terry Hayman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes, even when you think you’ve got it all, you have to shake things up a little bit, consequences be damned.
Invisible by George Kavsekhornak
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
He liked to write - clearly, correctly, nice and in a sense, interesting. Though the pension wasn’t far away, he was able to create such technical texts that the heads sometimes exclaimed: "Yes, this Instruction with a twist!" or "Let me take a Technical Form by Safron Tikhonovich, I’ll have read it before a sleep."
No Fairytales (Beyond this point) by Víctor Marchán
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,980. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Víctor Marchán nos presenta una antología de sus relatos. La parcela más intelectual y sugerente de su obra
Daddy Was Uh Mobsta by Fleetwood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Urban
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.
I Killed the Clockwork Key: A Bryant Street story by Dean Wesley Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
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.
The Orchards of Ithaca by Harry Mark Petrakis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,390. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: 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.
Century's Endings by Oliver Frances
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,810. Language: American English. Published: May 6, 2013 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The stories in Century’s Endings narrate the social problems of man and his drama with life. Some are set in a political climate of regimes abolished at the end of the last century and others where the rulers are men of narrow thought.
El jardín de las cosas raras by Carlos Alvahuante
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,490. Language: Spanish. Published: June 13, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Hablar de cosas raras es hablar de anormalidad, y la anormalidad puede tener dos caras: una fascinante, que rompe con las rutinas y nos invita a soñar, y otra escalofriante, que resquebraja el mundo que conocemos y nos atrapa en una pesadilla de la que no parece haber escapatoria.
The Great Bordello. A Story of the Theatre by Avery Hopwood
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 208,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Urban
The story of aspiring playwright Edwin Endsleigh (Hopwood's counterpart), who, upon graduation from the University of Michigan, heads for Broadway to earn his fortune and the security to pursue his one true dream of writing the great American novel. Shaping his journey is his love of three women...
El Escarabajo de Oro by Felipe Oliva Arriagada, Sr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,470. Language: Spanish. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
“Alte Sachen”: From The Life Of An Arab Scrap Dealer In Israel - A Middle East Short Story by Andre Klein
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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.
Mi vida por el suelo by Óscar Espinar Lázaro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: Spanish. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Francisco Moser, el protagonista de Mi vida por el suelo, recibe por error un email donde Elisa, la mujer con la que ha compartido los últimos 13 años, duda de su relación. El miedo al rechazo y la apatía producida por la vida burguesa que ha construido le animan a emprender un camino en soledad a través de sus propias contradicciones.
La confesión del Libio by Carlos de Tomás
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: Spanish. Published: May 8, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
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.