Fiction » Urban

The Bumpy Road
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
This short story touches on the subject of bullying. No child should have to endure mistreatment from anyone.
Buckland Gap
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,920. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
A can of lager, a cigarette and a well-placed scratch. Thus begins David's day. Being a hard geezer on the Buckland estate ain't easy, but David has the crown.
The Carnage Motel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,520. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is how the dead boy tells the story. Yes, Jane loved Henry in her way. Yes, Jane was driving the car in which Henry was mortally wounded. Yes, on the road, on the run, Jane did pick up a hitch-hiker. And, yes, Jane loved Carter too. But, in a different way, and, somebody else died.
Jemmela in the Ruff
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 147,470. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jemmela in the Ruff is a laughing adventure of a young woman who finds there's a world of werewolves and other supernatural creatures out there, a world she's already a part of. She'll learn the rules of this secret society, peculiar as some of them are, and also discover she's not alone. It's a hairy sort of girl-meets-boy story in a scary school setting.
Only the Gnomes Know
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: British English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Urban
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The quaint English village of Hampton prides itself on the upkeep of its old-fashioned cottages. The annual 'Appealing Garden' competition has the whole village participating with wonderful results. Dorrie's garden isn't quite what she planned.
The Falling of Shadows
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,980. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(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
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A short story about an elderly man in a suit going through a day.
Good Note
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A short flash fiction tale of when desperation meets opportunity aboard a commuter bus.
Sophie's Revenge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: Australian English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Sophie was sweet and kind - until the day someone messed with her.
Firefight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,000. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010 by David LaGraff. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Urban
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
An ex-Navy Seal who is down on his luck agrees to freelance for the local mafia Don and soon finds himself the target of multiple assassins who believe he is carrying a miniature WMD.
Bug
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » 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.
Twenty Seven Seventy
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.
Ashtrays to Jawbreakers: Christmas Edition
Series: Ashtrays to Jawbreakers. Price: Free! Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Urban
(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.
Peaceful Protest
Price: Free! Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Urban
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Peaceful Protest covers the events of the night of July 16th, 2022, wherein the now terrorist group known as Black Lives Matter (BLM) launches an attack on Manhattan after a black man is shot dead. A group of 'Fixers', a government sanctioned force used to quell riots in a tactical and surgical manner, is sent in to eliminate the person in charge before the situation gets any worse.
Essence of Vienna
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Things are done differently in Vienna. A story about Viennese "half-and-halfness".
The Crossroads
Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General
(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…
The Fitful Genius
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Urban
(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
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...
Malabrazos
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(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.
Sub-texting
Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Talk about your mixed signals...and your missed connections... Approximately 400 words.