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A Storied Winnipeg: Fables and Local Legends
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
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
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
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
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.
The Queue
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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My father. I love my father very much. I do not remember my mother...
The Service
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."
El mirador de Rilke
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,550. Language: Spanish. Published: January 18, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
“El mirador de Rilke”, ilustrado por Pedro Iznaola, y en palabras de su autor: es un libro de relatos que son sueños.
Vents froids
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
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
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
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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!
El mar en mi corazón y Yo no soy una chica guay, ni quiero serlo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,940. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Dos novelas fundamentalmente urbanas y corales, en las cuales se suceden los acontecimientos en innumerables viajes por España y Europa.
Bienvenue à Stateville
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 120,570. Language: French. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La prison de Stateville en proie à des troubles. Personne n'entre, personne ne sort. Des otages et des comptes à régler.
Revenge Of The Trash
Series: Life is (almost) beautiful!, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
When even taking out the trash turns into an impossible mission with catastrophic consequences you deduce that it is really time to go home... if only you could get there alive!
Invisible
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
He liked to write - clearly, correctly, nice and in a sense, interesting. Though the pension wasn’t far away, he was able to create such technical texts that the heads sometimes exclaimed: "Yes, this Instruction with a twist!" or "Let me take a Technical Form by Safron Tikhonovich, I’ll have read it before a sleep."
The Lonely Hearts Club Band
Price: Free! Words: 48,280. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by Piblokto Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Romance » General
Liverpool, a place of promise and opportunity, but Billy Shears is still living in the past, treasuring those memories of 'twenty years ago today. There are others, though, who regret the past, or look to the future... 16 year old Lucy, she's leaving home... Mr Kite anticipating retirement...lovely Rita and the Hendersons... over the space of 24 hours, a day in the life, their stories intertwine
Piacere di non conoscerti
Price: Free! Words: 10,930. Language: Italian. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
L’eterna lotta tra la quiete della solitudine e il richiamo selvaggio della natura, con risultati disastrosi su entrambi i fronti, e lo sprazzo di luce di un appuntamento al buio che più buio non si può...
Nurturance
Price: Free! Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young beautiful woman barely in her twenties awaits this one someone, like her mom’s bedtime story of the prince riding a white horse, as he is her only hope of nurturance, she desperately needs. She seeks his assuring touches all over her body and soul, especially where the nasty world has lacerated her most. She wants to be taken in, feel happy to be naked in the shine of his golden intent.
Mobile
Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
...What had happened to it? And what if was it stolen? It couldn’t disappear just like that, from the clasped pocket. The jacket should be looked...
Advice From a Master
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Told in the first person, this piece of flash fiction revolves around a young man trying to hold down a routine job. In this tale, the young worker is exposed to some very, strange distractions.