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Fiction » Literature » Urban
The Arts by Albion Burridge
Price: Free! Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.67 from 6 reviews)
In an uninhibited, candid style reminiscent of Bukowski, Albion Burridge's debut novel takes a cynical and often humorous look at the role of the modern day University student. Balancing somewhere between nihilism and realism, Burridge's un-self-assured self traverses the educational minefield with ease, finding self-abusive pleasures in alcohol, drugs, and women.
Book 9 A Libertarian Paradise by Total Health Publications
Price: Free! Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Cmdr. Gulliver and his friends visit The United Colonies, a libertarian paradise. Here they see that taxes are low, people must pay for what they want. Estate taxes are high while income tax and sales tax are low. Freedom is supreme but is tempered by responsibility.
Elysian Fields by Jessica Erica Hahn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 128,740. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
ELYSIAN FIELDS is a novel about two young, nomadic people falling in love and traveling across country together, trying to sustain a relationship despite destructive tendencies.
Dream Lover by Cassie Walder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,160. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2009 by Sleeping Beagle Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Romance » General
Are they just dreams or visions of the future? Edwina’s been dreaming of Klaus since she was ten years old. Now, he's walked into her life, by walking into her shop. Who is he? WHAT is he? More importantly, what does he want from her? Clearly, that's more than just being her Dream Lover.
Đất Ải by Đào Vũ Hoài
Price: Free! Words: 74,250. Language: Vietnamese. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Đất Ải. Tiểu thuyết. Ban đầu tác phẩm in giấy, nhà xuất bản Văn Mới phát hành (USA, 2005). Bản văn điện tử sau này (eBook edition 2013) tác giả có sửa chữa và bổ sung. Copyright by Đào Vũ Hoài. ISBN 978 1 3104 4010 6.
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 » Literature » 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 » Literature » 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.
The Last Ms. Understanding by RL Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,720. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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...
Debaser by Max Frick
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?
Chapel Perilous by Steve Bartholomew
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 by Darby Gallagher
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.
Piknik by Alen Kapidžić
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. :-)
The Irish Detective by Thomas Kennedy
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.
Salsa Nocturna by Daniel José Older
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 by Thomas Kennedy
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
The Left Lane by Keith T. Hodge
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
12-12-12 by John Rachel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,840. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Welcome to the parallel universe of 12-12-12. This not what actually happened during 2012. But what unfolds is not more implausible. Nor is it less implausible. It is reality with healthy doses of surreality and comedy, spawned by the tragic absurdity of our times. It is laugh-out-loud brain food for hungry minds.
The Undergraduates: an aftermath of love by Steven Snell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,440. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Shawn sits at the edge of his bed, staring out his third floor window; a married woman is asleep under his covers. He begins to reflect with a mix of nostalgia and despair on this situation, on a recently dissolved relationship, on tomorrow, on yesterday. Cinematic and literary, The Undergraduates brims with truth and immediacy climaxing with a wildly powerful commentary on our urban condition.
The Asphalt Warrior by Gary Reilly
Series: The Asphalt Warrior Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Introducing Brendan Murphy, a.k.a. "Murph," a Denver cab driver with two goals in life. First, to earn as little money as possible to support his simple life, which features a daily burger and episodes of "Gilligan's Island." Second, to never get involved in the lives of his fares. He's not very good with the first issue and spectacularly bad with the second.