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Debaser
Price: Free! Words: 52,730. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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?
Breakaway
Series: Daria Rigoletti. Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
2032. An independent state carved out of Italy is sliding into bloody chaos. A foreigner 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? Dark Future, good reading.
33 Heavens
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Amidst the debris left after a rock concert, a young cleaner philosophises on music, himself, other people, work, life – in short, what's it all about?
Chapel Perilous
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2010 by NorLightsPress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Benjamin Wilson has always been a bit different: he sees ghosts and has the uncanny ability to sense impending danger. He hides his psychic gifts by keeping people at a distance, but a sinister group of men, bent on exploiting his ability, threatens all Ben holds dear. He goes on the run. Along the way, he discovers a paradox: his only path to safety leads to a most dangerous place.
Tinytown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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.
The Irish Detective
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 82,030. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A very private investigator in the capital city of Ireland. Like any city there are problems. Your job is to find Irish solutions to Irish problems. Your team includes your beautiful Russian assistant Alice and the dangerous ex-army ranger, who has a slightly scrambled brain. Your customers include gangsters, police, businessmen, politicians, and tailors each with a unique problem.
Piknik
Price: Free! Words: 56,020. Language: Croatian. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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. :-)
Days of Winter
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Kassandra is disappointed in love, and then meets a strange Englishman on a Greek island.
Salsa Nocturna
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,230. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Crossed Genres Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Down the midnight streets of New York, a whole invisible universe churns to life in Daniel José Older’s debut collection of ghost noir.
Dark Drink and Conversation
Series: In Mulligans, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Adult Irish Humor. Come in. Sit down and take your ease. Have a drink… Hear of Fitzer the pervert, Kathy the Dominatrix, the Yank, the Green Man and of course the Burglar and his daughter Naimh pregnant by the Builder. Hear of the young curate and his connection to the sodality of Catholic Mothers and of the death of Big Breno the drug dealer. All told from conversation
Living on the Knife's Edge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Two Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A romantic drama set in London, this is a contemporary short story about the uncertain business of living. On the knife's edge between love and tragedy, Adam Reid is a young doctor who finds that mending broken lives is not a vocation for the faint-hearted.
Faux As
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: French. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
C'est à un séjour au cœur des banlieues les plus chaudes, représentées principalement par la cité des Asphodèles, « Les Faux As » en verlan, que nous convie l'auteur de ce roman. L'usage d'une langue parfaitement correcte mais parsemée aux bons endroits de termes argotiques du cru contribue à mettre le lecteur dans le bain. L'originalité et l'humour sont toujours présents.
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.
Short Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
This collection includes four short stories and a series of flash fiction written while the author was on travel. Shot through with magical realism, it is both solemn and vibrant--the long and short of a promising high school author.
Conformity Bullet
You set the price! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a dystopian future, friends and foes sometimes wear the same mask.
Verbit
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the competitive world of news podcasting, a young intern has to work hard to become a good reporter. When it comes time to get a job, however, it quickly becomes clear to one young man that just reporting the news isn't nearly good enough. Soon, his would-be employer will get far more than he bargained for...
The Laptop Case
Price: Free! Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Kacper Zagadka. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Just a city life. Home, office, underground. Way back and forth. All these can be quite different when seen through the bag's perspective. Simple questions asked and answered by intelligent THING: a laptop case. A series of short stories about different situations, other people and other bags. By the way: do You know who wants the Freedom? :-)
The Left Lane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Urban
The name Tyrone Philpott rings in the streets as being southern Virginia's top dog behind the wheel. Recognized and adored by hustlers for his ability to pimp rides, his carefree lifestyle is disrupted when he shoots his hot at a women who appears to be well beyond his grasp
Addio pioggia limpida
Series: Daria Rigoletti - italiano. Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: Italian. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Uno stato canaglia in agonia. Un uomo con una missione: salvare i figli dei suoi migliori amici. A che prezzo? E basterà? Chi è la misteriosa intermediaria, fredda ma sensuale? Un "prequel" di "Padania addio" per presentarvi Daria Rigoletti.
Imagine There's No Heaven
Price: Free! Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Urban
(2.00 from 1 review)
Eighteen years since she was kidnapped by terrorists, a rebellious teenager discovers his mother may still be alive.