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Means of Support
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Five years ago, Evan lost almost everything. Now he rents his house out to a bunch of vulnerable, wonderful kids, and, with the help of his best mate, Cam, he tries to find a meaning to his life through helping them. The arrival of the latest naive young refugee from a homophobic family could be a disruption or a blessing. Is he finally ready to move on from his grief?
Tinytown
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 127,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(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.
One Bad Job
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Career criminal Billy Jensen and his pals have plotted for more than a year to take down Gennady Konovalov's jewelry store. When the plan doesn't work out exactly as planned, the survivors go into hiding. After Alexi Nikolayev Petrovski, head of the Solntsevskaya in Houston, captures Billy's long-time girlfriend, the crew is left with no choice but to meet the Russian mobster on his turf.
El Escarabajo de Oro
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,470. Language: Spanish. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(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.
The Visitors
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,490. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
When her gangster boyfriend Tim is sent down, Susie Jones’ life is thrown into turmoil. Left to run his criminal empire, Susie finds solace in new acquaintances made in Strangeways Visitors’ Centre with unforeseen consequences.
Poduke Iz Posebne Proljetne Ponude
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Price: Free! Words: 26,620. Language: Croatian. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(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)
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?
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.
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.
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.
The New York Druid
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Series: Irish/American fantasy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,050. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
Live Corp. is a hedge fund seeking niche markets in evil. Aided by the attractive witch Morag they seek a Druid who can be put on the path of evil and read stock market trends. Connor is a young conservative tax accountant. His life changes when he meets a short man in a Leprechaun suit who seeks his advice in the matter of goldmines. Humor, Romance, Adventure.
The Carer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
A dark psychological tale of patricide by proxy, the corrosive effects of unbridled power - and of what happens when you outsource your loved ones to people who don’t actually love them.
Six Weeks
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Series: Six Weeks, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Everything in life has a reason. There is one at this moment that makes me write. An accident turned out to be blessing in disguise. It made me aware of my personal calling. The idea for this story unfolded on a hospital bed; and that is when I actually understood importance of living.