Fiction » Urban

The Line That Deserted Him
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In a bar, a clever sot is observed conning a naïve fellow patron for drinks and money.
The Same Old Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An old man married a young beautiful girl of his grand- daughter’s age. To lure the girl, all the properties were transferred to her. However, within three months' of marriage, the old man was able to garner respect and true love from the young girl! This is the same old story of eternal love with a twist at the end. At his death, why the young wife cried inconsolably?
The Streetwise Cycle
You set the price! Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Streetwise Cycle is a series of nine interconnected short stories about people living unexpectedly interconnected lives on the streets of Los Angeles. A view of the city from people who sleep on its streets.
Slow and Quiet, Drift Away
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A flash fiction story about the mugging and its aftermath, with the reader as victim.
Tinytown
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.
El Escarabajo de Oro
You set the price! 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.
Easy Meat
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Anthropology meets the real world, in a pre-apocalyptical myth in the making.
Conformity Bullet
You set the price! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a dystopian future, friends and foes sometimes wear the same mask.
Diarios de Cristina Borgia: Rosas de Sangre
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
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
Price: Free! Words: 15,430. 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
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
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
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
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!
The Row Of Windows
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » 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.
The Queue
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
My father. I love my father very much. I do not remember my mother...
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 Arts
Price: Free! Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » 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 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.

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