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Fiction » Literature » Urban
Redline: A Journalistic Account by E.S. Dallaire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » General
Contained within is an account of my involvement with Redline, the group that collapsed the world's socio-economic infrastructure in less than a week. This, of course, threw the world into an unstable zone of fear and aggression as people scrambled to acquire the means for their survival. I hope relaying the intimate knowledge I have of the factors which led to the end will be of use to posterity.
The Asphalt Warrior by Gary Reilly
Series: The Asphalt Warrior Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Introducing Brendan Murphy, a.k.a. "Murph," a Denver cab driver with two goals in life. First, to earn as little money as possible to support his simple life, which features a daily burger and episodes of "Gilligan's Island." Second, to never get involved in the lives of his fares. He's not very good with the first issue and spectacularly bad with the second.
The Undergraduates: an aftermath of love by Steven Snell
Price: $0.99 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.
Designer Days by Rosemary Mercer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,730. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Butterfly Creek Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
In the modern day Wellington suburb of Thorndon Laura, a young mother, shuns nine to five work to design her own days. She is eminently employable but covets domesticity. She encounters a schoolboy who also resists the routine others have planned for him. Several new people enter Laura’s life and her ‘tranquil routine’ turns out in a way she had not envisaged.
Equinoctial Gales by Rosemary Mercer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Butterfly Creek Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Equinoctial Gales is set in Wellington, New Zealand in 1939. The story spans the six weeks between the Spring Equinox and Guy Fawkes day in the suburb of Kelburn. It portrays a neighbourhood of people who, like the plants in their gardens on the steep hills and against the wind, are each struggling to become established in some way.
Đất Ải by Đào Vũ Hoài
Price: Free! Words: 74,220. Language: Vietnamese. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Đất Ải - tiểu thuyết. Ban đầu tác phẩm in giấy, nhà xuất bản Văn Mới phát hành (USA, 2005). Bản văn điện tử sau này (eBook, Smashwords Edition 2013) tác giả có sửa chữa và bổ sung. Copyright by Đào Vũ Hoài. ISBN 978 1 3104 4010 6.
Buenos Aliens by Mel Vil
Price: Free! Words: 127,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 22, 2013 by E. M. Crisp. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Three friends stand at the entrance to the members-only club that is the Buenos Aires underworld. They journey past the point of no return accompanied by a cicerone of dubious quality. The story takes place in the mid-naughties, a time when Buenos Aires was dealing with the fallout of a political and economic crisis that had engulfed the entire country.
Piknik by Alen Kapidžić
Price: Free! Words: 56,020. Language: Croatian. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"E, danas nije tvoj dan." Napisali smo Krivac i ja 1999. na koricama umjesto blurba. Mislili smo da tako treba, da je tako dobro. Isto tako smo i pisali. Tada nismo ništa znali o pisanju, teoriji književnosti, čitateljskoj recepciji i percepciji, o izdavaštvu - o ničemu! Znali smo samo da želimo pisati i da to bude drugačije od svega što smo do tada čitali. Prvi mačići u vodu! Provjerite. :-)
Debaser by Max Frick
Price: Free! Words: 52,730. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
KIDNAPPED! BEATEN! RAPED! KILLED! EATEN! screams the hyperbolic headline in one tabloid newspaper. A clearer cut case of murder, then, it would be difficult to imagine. But is there less to this than meets the eye?
Karaoke Praise the Lord by Amanda Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,860. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012 by 9:10 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Have you ever had one of those days when you’re convinced everything is just a horrible dream and in a few moments you’ll wake up? That's exactly how Pastor Haley Brown felt when she was told she was going to be setting up a church in the middle of a housing estate, whose residents main place of worship was the local pub and where the karaoke song sheet was their bible.
The Polyphonic Ringtones of the Damned by Alan Walsh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,060. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Madness, Paranoia, isolation, hot-desking. Welcome to the world of Moonbeam, a chain smoking, alcoholic Capuchin monkey trying to make it as a Web Designer in a London drained of all life and love. Hounded by a saboteur intent on ruining the little chance he has with life, Moonbeam struggles through the world of men. Can he break free of the madness?
Pagan by Inez Baranay
You set the price! Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Based on a true story, set in Sydney in the 1950s, Pagan is about the new music, the new migrations and the old magick. First published in 1990, it was described as brilliantly written and a narrative tour-de-force. This new ebooks edition has Afterwords by the author.
Sheila Power An entertainment by Inez Baranay
You set the price! Words: 117,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Sheila Power has been described as “A rattling good read that defies pigeon holing into any one genre." It combines a comedy of manners with a thriller. First published in 1997; seen as both a continuation and break with the author's writing. This new ebook comes with the author's Afterwords.
Book 9 A Libertarian Paradise by Total Health Publications
Price: Free! Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Cmdr. Gulliver and his friends visit The United Colonies, a libertarian paradise. Here they see that taxes are low, people must pay for what they want. Estate taxes are high while income tax and sales tax are low. Freedom is supreme but is tempered by responsibility.
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.
Elysian Fields by Jessica Erica Hahn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 128,740. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
ELYSIAN FIELDS is a novel about two young, nomadic people falling in love and traveling across country together, trying to sustain a relationship despite destructive tendencies.
Burn My Bonsai by Kevin Farran
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » General
Emperor Hirohito villain or hero? The answer may be in his lost diary. An unsuspecting Danish student is caught in the clutches of an alluring kendo tyrant. Pursued by fervent ultra rightists, yakuza and police, the young couple dash through the back streets and sumo stables of contemporary Tokyo to protect the final diary and maligned bushido spirit of Emperor Hirohito's Japan.
Carpe Noctem by Katie Salidas
Series: Immortalis, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 83,960. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010 by Rising Sign Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » General(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.
Dark Drink and Conversation by Thomas Kennedy
Series: In Mulligans, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Adult Irish Humor. Come in. Sit down and take your ease. Have a drink… Hear of Fitzer the pervert, Kathy the Dominatrix, the Yank, the Green Man and of course the Burglar and his daughter Naimh pregnant by the Builder. Hear of the young curate and his connection to the sodality of Catholic Mothers and of the death of Big Breno the drug dealer. All told from conversation