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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.
The Understanding of Women by Janina Matthewson
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 2 reviews)
James is in love with Imogen. Imogen has disappeared. With the help of an imaginary ex-girlfriend, James follows Imogen’s trail towards the grand romantic reunion he wants. He’s pretty sure… James could always understand everyone. Everyone but Imogen. Imogen was a mystery, and now James needs to find her. A light, whimsical novella of a boy who knows both too much and too little.
The Row Of Windows by Daniel Lee
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 2 reviews)
She had been thinking about leaving town for quite some time now, and finally, she decided that tonight's the night. Passing a row of windows along her way, she takes a fleeting glance in each of them, and for a very brief moment, sees beyond her own troubled life and glimpses into the lives of others. But that does not matter anymore now, does it? She's leaving town, after all.
El Escarabajo de Oro by Felipe Oliva Arriagada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,470. Language: Spanish. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play(5.00 from 2 reviews)
La historia de un niño creciendo en Valdivia, al sur de chile, y cuyas aventuras se entrecruzan con un viejo misterio que ha aquejado a su ciudad por casi 30 años: la leyenda del escarabajo de oro. Cada capítulo, nombrado tras una obra de Poe, cruza entre la realidad y la fantasía de esta obra semi-autobiográfica en que el autor intenta unir su historia con las obras que marcaron su infancia.
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.
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.
Billingstad by Gavin William Wright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by Favourite Colours. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
A man and a woman share a final painful goodbye on a local train; a short story about the final moments of a relationship: a return, a secret, a reality.
Diarios de Cristina Borgia: Rosas de Sangre by Albert Gamundi, Sr
Series: Saga Reminiscencias Oscuras, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 27,010. Language: Spanish. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(5.00 from 1 review)
Esta obra cuenta la vida de Cristina Borgia, una de las asesinas que acompañan a Rafael Hoffman, de mi novela los mercenarios en su aventura. Al igual que el mencionado protagonista, Cristina vivirá duras emociones y se verá envuelta en múltiples conflictos.
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)
Hacia el Ruido y la Lluvia by Andres Acevedo
Price: Free! Words: 14,540. 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».
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?
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!
Un tranquillo giovedì di fine agosto by Andrea Lombardi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: Italian. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Come godersi l’estate aiutando il prossimo e, soprattutto, come rischiare immancabilmente di rimetterci l’osso del collo e di rovinare l’estate a chiunque abbia avuto la malsana idea di chiedervi aiuto.
Un giorno di ordinaria illegalità by Andrea Lombardi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: Italian. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
La cronaca di un giorno di sciagure e strani incontri, di una crisi di coscienza, e di come una revisione scaduta e un’improvvisa voglia di ciambellone possano trasformare un cittadino più che onesto in un feroce criminale.
The Monkey Heist by Andrea Lombardi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
A piercing gastritis, a cat to take to the vet, and a screaming monkey perched on a plum tree in my garden... and it was only ten o’ clock!
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?