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Fiction » Literature » Urban
The Mirror by George Kavsekhornak
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban(4.00 from 1 review)
... It was a really hot summer day. I walked in a park alone. The sun shone and as I recall some ’ancient’ music composition of Glenn Miller’s orchestra played. My mood was magnificent. I walked and blinked in the sunlight. And then I stumbled upon her, she was with an ice-cream horn in hands. She has soiled me at all...
L'amore profuma di caffè by Nieves García Bautista
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 59,860. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2015 by Fernando Trujillo. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
L’amore è come il buon caffè: ardente, forte, puro, dolce e amaro. Per apprezzarlo e abituarsi a esso, bisogna berlo a piccoli sorsi e lo si assapora veramente solo dopo aver scoperto ogni sua minima sfumatura. Sono storie intime e quotidiane sulla ricerca di una felicità che sfugge tra frustrazione, sogni infranti e routine di tutti i giorni.
The Newspaper by George Kavsekhornak
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
This ordinary or perhaps extraordinary story was happening in the publishing of the newspaper "The Horn"; although with the same success could happen in any other publishing.
Записки от селската кръчма - Част 1 by Nikolay Ilchevski
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,090. Language: Bulgarian. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Добре дошли в това сборно село с истински истории – такива, каквито съм ги записвал в годините. И които продължавам да събирам с удоволствие. Селото е живо и все още ражда, освен храна, и всевъзможни житейски истории. Те, заедно с доматите, магданозът и агнешкото, правят истинския вкус на живота.
As I peep into my past - A short introductory anthology by Johann Steenkamp
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Poetry has never been a vessel for me to escape from the real world, it's been a destination to escape to.
Historias de trenes y tranvías by Fernando Pardo Ruiz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,790. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Spanish & Portuguese, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Historia de amor en un escenario de recesión económica y financiera, en la España actual.
October by Mark Fassett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Trent Richards, the guitar god of Narcoleptic Souls, had it all. When he turned to alcohol, the band imploded, sending him on a spiral that left him broke, alone, and the target of his bitter fans. When his manager offers him a weekend gig, Trent takes it despite fears he's being set up. Trent must fight his fears and his destructive urges in an effort to reclaim his life.
A Storied Winnipeg: Fables and Local Legends by Barry Pomeroy
Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
This collection is about the tension between the taut grasp and thrust that is the largest city in Manitoba, its nodes of the two universities, the vortex that draws us, the lodestone of our ungovernable attraction and wary repulsion. A city of extremes, Winnipeg is only slowly coming into words, and those words are abrupt and sprawling, glittering and soiled, ecstatic and forlorn.
La conspiración de los idiotas by Nieves García Bautista
Price: Free! Words: 16,720. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2015 by Fernando Trujillo. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Un trabajo mediocre, una familia desunida y un piso casi en ruinas son los elementos de la vida anodina de Sergio, que vuelca su frustración en insultos, humillaciones y partidos de fútbol. Un inoportuno dolor de muelas y un revés en la oficina lo conducirán por una espiral cuyo epicentro acabará siendo un partido de fútbol de una mañana de domingo. ¿A quién se tragará el remolino?
L'Homme Seul est a New York by Sly Garmendia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,020. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Urban
L’homme seul, ainsi l’appelle-t-on, est un « collecteur » d’un genre un peu particulier. La solitude, ainsi que l’étrangeté de son travail, ont développé chez lui le besoin de tenir une sorte de journal personnel et poétique, dans lequel il raconte les histoires de ses clients et des personnes rencontrées durant ses voyages.
Unga berättare 2014 by Regionbibliotek Östergötland
Price: Free! Words: 19,230. Language: Swedish. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Unga berättare är en årlig novelltävling för skribenter mellan 16 och 30 år, bosatta i Östergötland. ”Young Writers” is an annual short story competition for writers in the age between 16 and 30, living in the county Östergötland in Sweden.
El señor de Cuenca que pulsó un botón y desapareció y otras historias by Silvia Sánchez Rog
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: Spanish. Published: February 10, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Historias cotidianas ubicadas en un futuro próximo donde ya existen los hombres invisibles, los clones de personas, los viajes en el tiempo, etc.
Zappa's Mam's a Slapper by John Lynch
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 95,810. Language: British English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Mandrill Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A bittersweet story of love, loss and one young man's refusal to accept what life offers.
The Service by George Kavsekhornak
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"What if you hypnotize me, I will fall in love, for example, with ice-cream, will overeat on it and will die from a sore throat, but will be happy. Or you convince me that death is happiness, and I climb into a loop or jump off a bridge. And, you go to report to your superiors about another 'lucky man'. Forced to pass up until you don’t tell me how it works."
Vents froids by Olivier Magnier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: French. Published: January 16, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Bolivie, Andes royales. Deux romans noirs, dans les règles, désenchantées, du genre. À La Paz, un chauffeur de taxi tente de changer son destin en revenant là où son braqueur a déposé une valise. Plus au sud, un paysan veut comprendre la mort de son fils, et se heurte à l’implacable dureté des hommes.
Leaving Montana by Henri Bauhaus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
The author takes a cross-country bus trip from Montana to New York City. Along the way he experiences some very strange events.
The Monkey Heist by Andrea Lombardi
Series: Life is (almost) beautiful!, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
A piercing gastritis, a cat to take to the vet, and a screaming monkey perched on a plum tree in my garden... and it was only ten o’ clock!