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Fiction » Literature » Urban
Means of Support by Ann Somerville
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General(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 by Darby Gallagher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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.
El Escarabajo de Oro by Felipe Oliva Arriagada, Sr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,470. Language: Spanish. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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.
Poduke Iz Posebne Proljetne Ponude by Robert Vrbnjak (Bobby Wrbniak)
Price: Free! Words: 26,620. Language: Croatian. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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)
Creaking Floorboards by Colbourne Miller
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 74,740. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
Colbourne Miller’s debut novel, is a true insight into the world of Ian Wills: An archetypal HSP, a patriot, a romantic, a lover of nature, a tad eccentric, somewhat political, very obsessive, but, above all, an Ancient Briton through and through! Ian Wills’ trials and tribulations are numerous; frequently funny, occasionally sad, often happy, though moreover they are real...
The Undergraduates: an aftermath of love by Steven Snell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,440. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban(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 by Albion Burridge
Price: Free! Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(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 by Jenny Harrison
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,980. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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?
Twenty Seven Seventy by Perry Gamsby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by StreetWise Publications. Categories: 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.
Asphalt Flowerhead by Forrest Armstrong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2009 by Enigmatic Ink. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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 by Carlos Be
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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.
The New York Druid by Thomas Kennedy
Series: Irish/American fantasy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,050. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Literature » 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.
Finding Daylight by Lorna Gray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,460. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.00 from 1 review)
How far would you go to save your own life? Finding Daylight is the story of Alonso, a man whose seemingly perfect life is turned upside down after he dreams of his own death - and then meets his supposed assassin the next day! Set in New York and Madrid, the story follows Alonso on a journey of self-discovery as he sets out to expose his new colleague as a cold-blooded killer.
The Carer by Scott Nelson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(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 by B Banu
Series: Six Weeks, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban(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.
An Honest Man by Neil James MacRaild
Price: Free! Words: 20,010. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(3.00 from 1 review)
"An Honest Man" is a novella which explores the personal journey of a man who decides to be completely honest; with himself and toward others. The ramifications and revelations that occur as a result of this decision take his life in a completely new direction.
Imagine There's No Heaven by paul harrison
Price: Free! Words: 42,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Urban(2.00 from 1 review)
Eighteen years since she was kidnapped by terrorists, a rebellious teenager discovers his mother may still be alive.