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Autobiography Of A Duffer by Santosh Jha
Price: Free! Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor(5.00 from 1 review)
A witty but insightful narration of ‘normal’ and ‘orderly’ cultural realisms of contemporary world, from the perspective of a young duffer. This duffer believes; a normal person should know how this world looks to a stupid, whom the world loves to label ‘abnormal’ and ‘disordered’, to truly visualize realities of benchmarking. This duffer’s wife asked him to make it different; he truly does it!
Poduke Iz Posebne Proljetne Ponude by Robert Vrbnjak
Price: Free! Words: 26,620. Language: Croatian. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(5.00 from 1 review)
Zbirka priča neobičnog naslova Poduke iz posebne proljetne ponude pravi je sajam jezičnih kalambura, političkih nekorektnosti, vrlo duhovitih apsurdnih konstrukcija, egzistencijalističkog bijesa, društvene ravnodušnosti i fabularnog minimalizma. Davor Šišović (Glas Istre)
A Night In Old New Orleans by Henri Bauhaus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this humorous short story, two Bohemians, Hans Umber and Gilbert Tamarack, are trying to make a living painting pictures in pre-,Katrina New Orleans. However, a pleasant visit to a colleague's opening night turns into something much bigger, when the exhibiting artist violates one of the most sacred tenets of good showmanship.
Are U experienced? [Interview] by David Capone
Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: Italian. Published: March 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
All'ennesimo colloquio di lavoro, il protagonista di questa storia si troverà di fronte un selezionatore d'eccezione: Jimi Hendrix.
Debaser by Max Frick
Price: Free! Words: 52,730. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
KIDNAPPED! BEATEN! RAPED! KILLED! EATEN! screams the hyperbolic headline in one tabloid newspaper. A clearer cut case of murder, then, it would be difficult to imagine. But is there less to this than meets the eye?
Asphalt Flowerhead by Forrest Armstrong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2009 by Enigmatic Ink. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.00 from 1 review)
A picaresque movement in a nameless city. An America engaged in a propaganda-war, determined to clog drug-flow from the Netherlands, and the rubble of a broken city on the opposite shore of the Atlantic. The youth who dream in the face of nightmares, who explore themselves with chemicals with sad paint with jail cells with institutions with a belief in something bigger than the flesh...
Bug by James Pollard
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Imagine living with a bug that clings to the back of your skull. Only you can feel it. Is it really there? Are you insane? Join Blake on his journey in 'BUG' and decide for yourself. A weird short story by James Pollard.
Means of Support by Ann Somerville
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Five years ago, Evan lost almost everything. Now he rents his house out to a bunch of vulnerable, wonderful kids, and, with the help of his best mate, Cam, he tries to find a meaning to his life through helping them. The arrival of the latest naive young refugee from a homophobic family could be a disruption or a blessing. Is he finally ready to move on from his grief?
Backstage at The Caribou by Jade Sylvan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,480. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009 by Ray Ontko. Categories: Fiction » Urban
This is the story of Michelle, a twenty-three-year-old failed ballerina-cum-stripper, and Samantha, the magnetic vampiric woman who draws her into the bizarre world of The Caribou, where appearance is everything and no one is who they appear to be.
Piknik by Alen Kapidžić
Price: Free! Words: 56,020. Language: Croatian. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
"E, danas nije tvoj dan." Napisali smo Krivac i ja 1999. na koricama umjesto blurba. Mislili smo da tako treba, da je tako dobro. Isto tako smo i pisali. Tada nismo ništa znali o pisanju, teoriji književnosti, čitateljskoj recepciji i percepciji, o izdavaštvu - o ničemu! Znali smo samo da želimo pisati i da to bude drugačije od svega što smo do tada čitali. Prvi mačići u vodu! Provjerite. :-)
Twenty Seven Seventy by Perry Gamsby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by StreetWise Publications. Categories: Fiction » Urban(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Is A Tag On A Fence Worth The Rest Of Your Life? Twenty Seven Seventy, 2770, the postcode of one of Sydney's most working class of suburbs, Mt Druitt. This edgy story of choice and consequences gives the reader pause to consider their own decisions and how they can lead to life changing moments. A gritty, all too real and very readable novel about social issues that challenge ordinary people.
Breakaway by Bryan Murphy
Series: Daria Rigoletti. Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
An independent state carved out of Italy is sliding into bloody chaos. A United Nations campus protects refugees. A foreign worker pursues a mission: to save the two children of his closest friends from murderous racist thugs. He is ready to pay any price, but will it be enough?
Tinytown by Darby Gallagher
You set the price! Words: 127,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a dystopian England in the 2050s, where technology is used to shrink people who cannot pay size insurance, Tom Flack must fight for the rights of the small. But he has big enemies, including his ex-wife - TV's Tallulah Twinkleplum - and her grotesque brother Lloyd. This first novel includes intrigue, action, humour, drugs, sex, plastic surgery and hedgehogs - but not necessarily in that order.
Half A Man by Henri Bauhaus
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary(2.60 from 5 reviews)
This eerie short-short takes place in old Prague at a hole-in-the wall watering hole during a dismal November night. Read this short fable and learn about the mystery of half a man.
Fuego inútil by Hernán Zamora
Price: Free! Words: 14,090. Language: Spanish. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Urban
“Fuego inútil” reúne cuatro poemarios de Hernán Zamora, anteriores a su libro “A contrasombra, padre”. Retrospectivamente, lo interpreta fundación del poemario que hace de la relación padre/hijo la parte primordial de una obra que no deja entrever su forma proyectada, pero se explica desde una intimidad que se interroga, orientándose hacia comprenderse dentro de un paisaje de otredades.
Nurturance by Santosh Jha
Price: Free! Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young beautiful woman barely in her twenties awaits this one someone, like her mom’s bedtime story of the prince riding a white horse, as he is her only hope of nurturance, she desperately needs. She seeks his assuring touches all over her body and soul, especially where the nasty world has lacerated her most. She wants to be taken in, feel happy to be naked in the shine of his golden intent.
The Last Ms. Understanding by RL Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,720. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
SECRETS NEVER STAY HIDDEN... Rita Clark is a successful executive that has relocated and looking for love. Lee Johnson is a former athlete that has fallen from grace. When the two connect-sparks fly. But Lee is hiding deep secrets from his pasts that could jeopardize their love. When secrets are exposed- How understanding can Rita be? To top it all off, she has some secrets of her own...