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Smaller Hearts by Ulf Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
At a well-proportioned four feet three inches Harry, technically speaking, was not a dwarf, he was a midget. But no one knew the difference, or cared, and to them he was just incredibly short. An oddity, a misfit, a topic of conversation. He was an excellent salesman. Then he finds a heart.
Just A Bit Of Fun by Dawn Pitts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: Australian English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Monica is the 13-year-old daughter of Patrick and Shannon Ramsey, and is an only child. Her parents decide to surprise her with news that they have arranged to foster Cindy, a 10-year-old with behavioural problems, because they thought Monica wanted a sister. Everyone loves Cindy that is except Monica, who hates her. A free ride in a police car brings ‘Just a Bit of Fun’ to the exciting climax.
Black Night Orange Day by C E Turner
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,030. Language: Australian English. Published: August 26, 2016 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Coming of age
Hit-and-run, drug dealers, spiked drinks, a Queen Bitch, loneliness, friendship and love. All of it, and more, happened on one dark night around Wakehurst Parkway in the northern beaches of Sydney. Yet, as different as the frightening events seemed, there was a connection between them and those involved in them. Could it all be resolved before the dawning of the Orange Day? It seemed unlikely.
The Same Old Story by Hiranya Borah
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An old man married a young beautiful girl of his grand- daughter’s age. To lure the girl, all the properties were transferred to her. However, within three months' of marriage, the old man was able to garner respect and true love from the young girl! This is the same old story of eternal love with a twist at the end. At his death, why the young wife cried inconsolably?
3 Excerpts from Mr. Jefferson's Piano & Other Central Harlem Stories by B.L Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Enjoy these 3 advance excerpts from Mr. Jefferson’s Piano & Other Central Harlem Stories! Contains the bonus blogs “Farewell, President Obama,” “Mr. Jefferson’s Dueling Book Covers,” and More! Order your copy of the complete book, on pre-order now for September 30, 2016! Here, in a limited edition excerpt, author B.L. Wilson presents three tales, free!
Dead Dogs & Splintered Hearts by Tom Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,680. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Urban
"Brilliant" – Buzzfeed "Enlightening...entertaining...fascinating" – LitReactor “Read everything with his name on” – Tony Parsons “A little bit of Fellini/Fitzgerald in feeling” – Oliver Stone In these 24 short stories, author Tom Ward invites you inside a world at times heartbreaking, occasionally violent, and often perverse.
The Destined (Book 1) by Alvin Atwater
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
This is an urban fantasy where the battle is between fate (and us, I guess the good guys) and everything else: crap that just want to screw us over. I struggle with a stupid demon half. My partners, Lina and Miana, have their own battles. Life sucks.
The Archons: Origins by Julio Mario Espinosa Jimenez
Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Urban
Three short stories about how the world turns into a violent absolutist dictatorship in the name of climate change.
Copper Plumbing by Ulf Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love and good copper plumbing go hand in hand. Love starts out as perfect plumbing; all pipes slant slightly earthward and gravity does most of the work. There are no scratches and there is nothing wrong with the world. Love is up to code.
Dragons of Atlanta (Flash Fiction) by L'Poni Baldwin (Poni)
You set the price! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Urban
Darell Kingman uses his camera to record what goes on during the dragon apocalypse. With two survivors and his friend Kim they catch a glimpse of the frightening dragons that ravaged the earth. This is Flash fiction based in the TSODR world but can be read as a standalone story. L'Poni returns to the publishing world with this release!
Pacific Drift by Richard Weaver
Price: $3.05 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Two homeless drifters take the reader on a day’s and night’s journey inside their meandering lives, filled with whimsy, humor, bravado, compassion and the daily rounds of surviving on the streets of the glass and steel canyons of the late 1970s.
No Place by Katharine D'Souza
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,700. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Urban
British Asian twenty-something Tanya longs to travel, but working in a Birmingham hospital and running a home keeps her grounded. Her younger sister, Geena, won’t take life seriously, chasing her dreams instead of helping look after their dad. When he reacts strangely in response to racist abuse, Tanya begins to uncover the real reason their parents left India.
Fight or Flight by Leslie Claire Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016 by Secret Fire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Urban
Time travel. Love. Magic. Little Charlie Nobody fights to survive on dangerous streets. No one cares whether he lives or dies—and he comes close to dying more than once. Each time he hovers between life and death, he not only sees the future, he enters it. He doesn’t understand how it happens, only that it feels real. And that it must be some kind of magic that makes it possible.
Only the Gnomes Know by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: British English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Urban(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The quaint English village of Hampton prides itself on the upkeep of its old-fashioned cottages. The annual 'Appealing Garden' competition has the whole village participating with wonderful results. Dorrie's garden isn't quite what she planned.
Ten Years by Susan Cunningham
Short fiction for short moments! The inevitable nature of humanity emerges in this speculative short story about alien discovery. What happens when we learn the truth about our place in the universe? Ten Years explores a snapshot into the life a young girl adapting to the harsh reality of a world changed forever.
El hombre que lloraba en un banco - Siete relatos de una crisis sin paliativos by Carmen Cuenca
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 22,110. Language: Spanish. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
¿Puede una crisis económica despojarnos incluso de nuestra identidad? En estos siete relatos las vidas de los personajes se cruzan durante un mismo día formando un laberinto de emociones perfectamente entrelazadas. Un amasijo de sentimientos que, al ser evocados en cada relato, se convierte en un grito desgarrador al que el lector no permanece indiferente.
Memoria de la inocente niña homicida by Isabel Camblor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: Spanish. Published: June 29, 2016 by Erres Proyectos Digitales, S.L.U.. Categories: Fiction » Urban
¿Dónde acaba la lucidez de una persona? ¿Dónde termina la obsesión y dónde empieza la locura? ¿Cuánta culpabilidad puede arrostrar una mujer? Todas estas preguntas las responde Isabel Camblor en un texto embrujador que se convierte, gracias a su talento, en una honda indagación sobre la fragilidad de la sique humana.
Quisiéramos partir... pero no sabemos a dónde ir... by Claudio Valerio Gaetani
Series: Theatre. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: Spanish. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Urban
Una comedia brillante, llena de confusiones y malentendidos, ocho personajes en escena muy particulares en un acto único afuera de lo normal. Un teatro simple pero divertido sin vulgaridades.
The Drama and Mockery of Fate by Alex Markman
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,530. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016 by Asteroid Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Urban
In Argentina, In America, in Canada, in Russia, in France, in Ukraine; the rich and the poor; felons and Saints; no one escapes the ills of humanity and the drama and mockery of fate.