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Breakaway
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Series: Daria Rigoletti. Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(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.
Autobiography Of A Duffer
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Price: Free! Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(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!
The Row Of Windows
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Un giorno di ordinaria illegalità
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Series: La vita è (quasi) bella!, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 8,200. Language: Italian. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: 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 Queue
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Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
My father. I love my father very much. I do not remember my mother...
The Undergraduates: an aftermath of love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,440. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(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 Arts
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Price: Free! Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(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.
The Falling of Shadows
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,980. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Tessa Godwin’s past was filled with pain, guilt and regrets and she thinks it’s all behind her. Then Bailey Chance comes back to town. He has questions she can’t or won’t answer. As he probes deep in the murky past so Tessa’s Shadows become more tangible, more frightening. The story begs the question – are ghosts the product of a troubled mind or are they – out there?
The Man
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Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A short story about an elderly man in a suit going through a day.
Good Note
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Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A short flash fiction tale of when desperation meets opportunity aboard a commuter bus.
Bug
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Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Imagine living with a bug that clings to the back of your skull. Only you can feel it. Is it really there? Are you insane? Join Blake on his journey in 'BUG' and decide for yourself. A weird short story by James Pollard.
Rock'n'Roll
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: German. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Rock'n'Roll. Erzählung in 18 Kapiteln. Ein Mann findet sich selbst. Was er damit anfängt?
Twenty Seven Seventy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by StreetWise Publications. Category: 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.
Ashtrays to Jawbreakers: Christmas Edition
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Series: Ashtrays to Jawbreakers. Price: Free! Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Stories that run the gamut of emotions and genres, from outright horror to more subtle drama. With a recurring theme of Christmas.
Essence of Vienna
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Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Things are done differently in Vienna. A story about Viennese "half-and-halfness".
The Crossroads
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Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
After getting into an argument with her boy-friend while driving home from a party, Angela finds herself stranded on an abandoned road in the dead of night. Then she meets an unfamiliar woman who ap-pears to be equally lost and lonely. But what Angela doesn’t know is that her immediate trust in this stranger might have disastrous conse-quences…
Carpe Noctem
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Series: Immortalis, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,960. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010 by Rising Sign Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.20 from 15 reviews)
Bleeding to death after brutal mugging , twenty-five year old Alyssa, is rescued by an unlikely hero. The cold and aloof vampire, Lysander. By saving Alyssa, he unwittingly thrust her into a dark world filled with blood lust and thousand-year old vendettas. Now, she must find the strength to accept her terrifying new reality or die by the hands of Lysander's enemies.
The Fitful Genius
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Luke Watts is a drug addict down on his luck. He roots through trash dumpsters and finds occasional love notes signed "Lady of Lost Circuitry". Luke thinks he's found the writer of these notes: a pretty girl in a black mini dress and heels named Audra. Together they embark on a one night stand that leaves Luke dreaming of a future they wont soon forget.
Asphalt Flowerhead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2009 by Enigmatic Ink. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(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...
Malabrazos
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
En la España de principios de los ochenta, Julio García vive su propio proceso de transición. La infancia toca a su fin y por más que sus allegados velen por la integridad del niño, la desgracia acabará por cernirse sobre él. Una historia de abuso y maltrato basada en hechos reales.