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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...
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?
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. :-)
Heresy by Bryan Murphy
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Urban(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A riveting tale of a not-so-distant future in which who you are is what you eat. And loyalty depends on sharing, or refusing to share, blood. Literally. Dark Future, good reading.
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.
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.
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.
Fuego inútil by Hernán Zamora
Price: Free! Words: 14,110. 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.
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?
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.
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.
Imagine There's No Heaven by paul harrison
Price: Free! Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Urban(2.00 from 1 review)
Eighteen years since she was kidnapped by terrorists, a rebellious teenager discovers his mother may still be alive.
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...
Faux As by Bernard Viallet
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: French. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » 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.
The Irish Detective by Thomas Kennedy
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 82,020. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » 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 PMC, a dangerous ex-army ranger, who has a slightly scrambled brain. Your customers include gangsters, police, businessmen, politicians, and tailors each with a unique problem.
Notes from Book of Faces by Anar Azimov
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » 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.
Dark Drink and Conversation by Thomas Kennedy
Series: In Mulligans, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,870. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » 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
Short Shorts by Allegra Cohen
Price: Free! Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » 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.