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Shoes by Brian Hammar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
A dying homeless man promises a reward to a friend if he will take him to a church at Christmas. When they arrive, the homeless man discovers the church has suffered some deterioration.
Voiceless by ron castro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
Neveah has just made it to her mother's womb and this is where her journey to the world begins. She doesn't know where she is or how long she will be there. All she knows is she is confined in a small place and is growing at a steady pace. She is in love with her "lady's voice" and fears the "mean voice" that torments her lady and mistreats her every chance he gets. What will Neveah's outcome be?
Old Friends by D. Scott Roche
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2010 by Iron Kilt. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dmitri and Piotr have a gentleman's agreement to meet four times a year. Well it's a gentleman's agreement if a vampire and a werewolf can be called gentlemen. Piotr has missed it and it's up to Dmitri to rescue him at the risk of exposing their secrets.
The Streetwise Cycle by Bronwyn Mauldin
You set the price! Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Streetwise Cycle is a series of nine interconnected short stories about people living unexpectedly interconnected lives on the streets of Los Angeles. A view of the city from people who sleep on its streets.
Males raíces by Xavier Velasco
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: Spanish. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Urban(3.50 from 2 reviews)
¿Crónica o invención? ¿Magia o superchería? ¿Accidente o mal fario? En esta breve historia entre testimonial y delirante, el autor de "La edad de la punzada" narra el auge y declive de una gran amistad, una inmensa fortuna, una espectral mansión y un vasto territorio de sombras olvidadas, sobre el cual se levanta un club de golf con zona residencial. ¿Coincidencias o dioses sedientos de cobranza?
I Survived by Brad Quinn
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2019 by Jaxson Love Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Laying in the Hospital Daniel never thought this is how things would turn out, but never the less he laid there with a missing leg below the knee and a missing hand. As he closed his eye’s all he could see was the face’s of his men, Franks, Handy, Shooter, and Hunter.
April One by Darlington Chukwunyere
Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
Michael Nwanguma would never compromise on good moral principles until he comes face to face with a rare opportunity. All he wants now is to step out of average living and cement his liberation from poverty. He wouldn't mind 'cheating' a little, or as long it takes to secure the comfort of his family.
Another 100 Words by Deb Whittam
Price: Free! Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
how much can one say in a hundred words ? 100 words is a collection of works which demonstrate the power of the written word to amuse, inform and provoke. Perfect for that ride on the bus, short break or when time is at a premium.
Well Dweller by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: British English. Published: July 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
There’s a troll living in my well…A troll? How many people can claim to have a water well, but more than that, a troll living in it?
My Brother the Shark by Jason Blacker
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(5.00 from 1 review)
This short piece of flash fiction was inspired by one of the opening sentences from a competition that Chuck Wendig of terribleminds.com recently put up. He's a great author by the way, and you should read everything he writes. What happens when you try to out hustle a bigger hustler? Bad things can happen.
The Kidnapper by Marcia Carrington
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
Katie walks home from work to her apartment every day, and visits a small supermarket on the way home. On two occasions she encounters a duo of petty criminals outside the supermarket who eye her, and kidnap her one late afternoon. Will the valiant Katie's life come to an untimely end at the hands of her kidnappers, or will this be a meeting of the minds in a most unexpected way for her, and them?
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!
Vrtlog by Vlado Gasperov
Price: Free! Words: 18,310. Language: Croatian. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
Zbirka kratkih priča riječkog autora Gašperov Vlade, svojevrsne legende on-line kratkih priča kojima je pod svojim blog imenom Misko prisutan već godinama. Ova je knjiga izbor nekih ranijih tekstova. Kratke i eksplozivne, ove su priče odlično štivo i pitak izbor adrenalina, zabave i neobičnih situacija. Pravo osvježenje u vašoj on-line knjižnici.
Corazones aislados by Rafael Rodríguez Castañeda
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: Spanish. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino(5.00 from 1 review)
Un cuento en el que la rutina diaria se combina con la locura, el tren subterráneo y los sacrificios humanos inspirados en la tradición azteca. • • • A short story where daily routine works in complicity with madness, the subway, and human sacrifices inspired in the Aztec tradition.
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?
Hacia el Ruido y la Lluvia by Andres Acevedo
Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
Historias cortas que, partiendo desde lo cotidiano, permiten encontrarse con elementos como la amistad, la esperanza, o los deseos ocultos, enlazados desde mundos y personajes distintos, cada uno con alegrías, esperanzas y frustraciones propias. Compuesto por los relatos: «El Espejero», «Aristóbulo Jiménez, 29 Años», «Los Bichos», «Un día de Julio», «Cenizas de una Fábula» y «Motores y Corbatas».
Sub-Prime (The Love In A Hopeless Place Collection) by Emma Calin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 1 review)
Two powerless beings are swept together in a transient struggle for survival. Could the human spirit transcend the brutality and indifference of their brief experience before they are once again swept helplessly apart? Far more than a love story - this is a story about love. A short story of our times.
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