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Designer Days
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,730. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: 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.
Buenos Aliens
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Price: Free! Words: 127,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 22, 2013 by E. M. Crisp. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Buenos Aires crawled from the River Plate basin as if the sandy riverbed had grown thirsty for air. From between its giant concrete corridors, jacaranda and ombu trees sprang and curled like weeds growing between dirty paving slabs. The city was a worn, desolate and unused patio whose edges had cracked, resigned to the trees and grass which cast their green eyes over its broken surfaces.
Fathers House
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
While prosecuting the case of a murdered teen found in an abandoned school yard, assistant district attorney Ben Lovison discovers that a clandestine crime syndicate, Fathers Disciples and its enigmatic leader known only as "Father" has links to his childhood home, Fathers House. .
Summer Camp for the Anarchist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Being a whistle blower always has consequences. In this case, it was being convicted of a crime she didn't commit, and having her young son taken. Based on a true story, Summer Camp for the Anarchist follows a self proclaimed freedom fighter who finds herself in jail for the summer, and it chronicles her time there, including the good, the bad, and the very unexpected.
The Big Pink
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Price: Free! Words: 78,950. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
A tale of debauchery, lies and television. A story about booze, drugs, sex, war, money, and burger boxes. A novel about a house. A Pink House that starts off structurally sound and then falls into millions of beautiful pieces.
Karaoke Praise the Lord
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,040. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,060. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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
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You set the price! Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: 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
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You set the price! Words: 117,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: 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
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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.
Burn My Bonsai
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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.
Immortalis Carpe Noctem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,760. 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.
Dançando Valsa Nos Salões Do Inferno
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Price: Free! Words: 66,650. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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Dark Drink and Conversation
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Series: In Mulligans, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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