Fiction » Literature » Urban

Корона Анны
Price: Free! Words: 34,910. Language: Russian. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Романтическая притча о случайной встрече известной русской балерины Анны и нью-йоркского полицейского по имени Стив. Между этими людьми практически нет ничего, что бы могло их связывать. Легкое, ни к чему не обязывающее знакомство вылилось в страшную трагедию для обоих… В сборник также включены другие рассказы и повести.
«Глаза Сфинска» Записки нью-йоркского нарколога
Price: Free! Words: 41,080. Language: Russian. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Это произведение – не классический роман, но и не пособие по наркологии. Скорее, воспоминания специалиста, изложенные в увлекательной художественной форме.
Фавор или Бабушкин Внук
Price: Free! Words: 41,660. Language: Russian. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Эта повесть о том, что любовь может преодолеть любые преграды в человеческом сердце, но ее время ограничено недолговечностью человеческой жизни.
Pull the Trigger
Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Short urban drama about two brothers, the violent gang they belong to, and the revenge killing of a rival gang member's little brother. Joel has just endured the ritual beating to initiate into the gang, but he must kill the other boy to prove his loyalty. Joel has to summon all of his courage and fight against his own conscience in order to pull the trigger. Will he do it?
The Dark Room
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
In this gritty, yet beautiful and genuine Novel, loosely based on his life, Ivan King reveals what life was like growing up in a Brazilian slum. The events in this book are heart-warming and gut wrenching; forcing the reader to laugh and cry.
Across Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
If you had the power to go back and change one decision in your life, what would it be?
When the Sun Was Mine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Brit is determined to help Flo, who may or may not have Alzheimer's, but it's Flo who has the biggest surprise for her young friend.
Jules et autres nouvelles
Price: $6.59 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: French. Published: October 6, 2015 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Six magnifiques nouvelles par l'auteur de Jules et Jim, Henri-Pierre Roché, personnage étonnant et omniprésent dans la vie culturelle française des années cinquante. Ces nouvelles tournent autour de l'amour, le sujet de son oeuvre, et à sa particulière conception de la vie amoureuse. Un auteur a découvrir.
A Great Place to Drink
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A Great Place to Drink takes us into a wine-infused hotel-bar at the outer edges of early 1960s North Beach, San Francisco. It’s the home we didn’t expect to find and the authenticity we didn’t know we were seeking. In real life the San Giovanni was the San Gottardo, a small Swiss-Italian hotel and bar, 217 Columbus Avenue, home to poets, transients, and day dreamers.
Ніякай літасьці Валянціне Г.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,640. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 25, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Тэксты аўтара заўсёды вылучаліся радыкалізмам і сэнсавай глыбінёй. Хоць за апошнія некалькі гадоў значна зьмяніўся стылёвы падыход да словатворчасьці. Я адзначыў бы кардынальны сыход аўтара ад экспэрымэнту з формай. Мажліва, і зьмена сьветапогляду аўтара паўплывала на зьнікненьне панкаўскага пачатку ў ягоных творах.
Праклятыя госьці сталіцы
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 24, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
У цэнтры рамана Альгерда Бахарэвіча “Праклятыя госьці сталіцы” – даволі каларытны і таямнічы персанаж па імені Назар Мінус, жыццё якога пачалося ў савецкім грамадстве, а працягнулася ў перабудовачныя і постсавецкія часы. Ён увасабляе людзей, выхаваных у жорсткасці, расхлістанасці, няпэўнасці, амаральнасці, ханжастве прамінулага стагоддоддзя.
San Francisco
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,070. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
San Francisco. The Paris of the West. Anna O’Malley isn’t impressed. But she is completely unable to make her own choices, as her family pressures her to live a proper life as a proper lady. When one of the biggest natural disasters of the twenty-first century rocks the city, Anna is left adrift. Can she rise to the occasion and find her footing in the City by the Bay?
Breaking the Fall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Breaking the Fall opens as Sherry Berger, a therapist on the northwest side of Chicago, contemplates how to reconcile her apparently middle class life with the life and death emergencies of her clients. Sherry has secrets of her own and she hopes that these secrets won’t impact her ability to help her clients.
Criminal Dreams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Four best friends Dunkin, Tiger, Stoney and Crunch wanted nothing but the best after being released from foster care. They quickly learned the streets in and out and petty hustled to stay alive. They caught their big break after meeting (Street King) Cash, a well known millionaire who put them on his team and taught them how to make money being stick up kids.
Fields of Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,950. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Farmer Drury Bell faces bankruptcy because of a series of crop failures and bad weather. As he struggles to save his farm, his physical and mental capabilities are tested to the limit by plotters and opportunists out to destroy him.
Maldita Cenicienta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,660. Language: Spanish. Published: August 26, 2015 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
María es una joven tímida y apocada recién establecida en Madrid. Procedente de un pequeño pueblo de Alicante, se ve obligada, no sin reparo, a instalarse en la capital, donde acaba de obtener una plaza como profesora de instituto. Un día, sin que su presencia sea advertida, descubre a Blanca, su compañera de piso, siendo amenazada por un desconocido con acento extranjero...
Πρωινό Ιντερσίτυ
Price: Free! Words: 34,750. Language: Greek. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Σ' ένα νυχτερινό λύκειο στις δυτικές συνοικίες της Αθήνας έρχεται ο καινούργιος καθηγητής Αγγλικών, που είναι και ποιητής, καθώς και η παλιά του αγάπη και τώρα καθηγήτρια, δυναμική, με φιλόδοξα σχέδια. Μα οι μαθητές γνωρίζουν καλύτερα τα μυστικά της συνοικίας με την αγορά, το ποτάμι που πλημμυρίζει κάθε χρόνο και το τρένο, που θα οδηγήσει τους επιβάτες του προς το φως και την αλήθεια.
What She Left Behind
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 82,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Follow underground music writer Rebecca Davis as she traverses the back alleys of Vancouver with her best friend Simon during the early 2000s. Amidst tragically funny life choices, and awkward family experiences, Rebecca finds herself caught up in an obsessive relationship with Ezra Fielding, editor of a local rock n' roll magazine.
Want
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,180. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by Space Option. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A toddler will unsteadily wander about, picking up random objects. This acquisitive trait regularly results in attempts at items too heavy and too numerous. Walking, an act still in development, becomes overburdened. Inevitably things are dropped, sometimes hurting toes, or worse. Do we ever outgrow this impulse to acquire beyond our capabilities? 4 short stories, a series of American tragedies.
Alfarero de Cuentos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,540. Language: Spanish. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Alfarero de Cuentos, emerge del mundo joven. En una ciudad asfixiante llena de riesgos. El asfalto aprisiona el alma. Cualquier escape es bueno. Sustancias extrañas invaden los cuerpos. La realidad es insoportable. Hay nuevos mundos imaginarios para explorar. Madres y padres se escandalizan. Es la vida urbana. El desasosiego corroe el alma. Las mentes se fugan.