Fiction » Urban

Rusty Blades (Short Stories 1988-90)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Five short stories by Chad Taylor, first published 1988-1990 'The Man at the Door,' 'Geisha', 'Two Friends', 'Girl from Mars' and 'Rusty Blades'.
Here She Comes Now
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Three short stories by Chad Taylor: 'Here She Comes Now', 'Close to You' and 'DIN.'
For Entertainment Purposes Only
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,490. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Twenty-four year old David Barnes feels like a major screw up but really has just lost traction. He comes up with an internet scheme that will bring in the money but not happiness. Falling for someone fourteen years older only makes matters worse. An affair with Jackie Bass,editor of a poetry journal and a near fatal solo camping trip teaches him there is no shortcut to growing up. Set in Seattle.
Moving with the Music
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013 by ManyTracks. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Here she was in the city, in an old house that looked worse than she felt. The past hadn't gone very far away but she didn't expect much. They would clean up the house; they would live here. Then the neighborhood walked in with young Ramon leading, and Sara’s world opened up.
Passin Time at West Side High
Price: Free! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Biographical
Short story about a student named Kwinton Jones and the inner city high school he attends
Daddy Was Uh Mobsta
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Urban
‪In this urban version of Scarface, Fleetwood captures the southern culture on a cross-country suspense full of love and rage driven by childhood revenge only a father could understand and only a family could appreciate.
Sofía In The Sand. German Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Two short stories of german author and journalist Sebastian Brück. "(...) I really connected with the themes presented in the stories: wanderlust, lost love, and remembering the joys of childhood.(...) This was a very enjoyable read and highly recommended to all." Jamees´s Bookshelf
Sofía Por La Arena. Cuentos Cortos Alemanes
Price: Free! Words: 9,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Cuentos cortos del autor y periodista alemán Sebastian Brück. "(...) Uno puede identificarse con los protagonistas principales, sentir sus alegrías y tristezas, llorar sus amarguras o sentir su frustración al enfrentarse a la realidad que los rodea y de la que no pueden escapar. Son relatos excepcionales." Carlos Molina en kindlepromocionesmercadeo.blogspot.de
Mémoires Anonymes
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 67,570. Language: French. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Attention, c'est du brutal ! Des textes à faire froid dans le dos. Et le pire est que chaque thématique abordée nous parle d'un monde que nous reconnaissons très vite, puisque c'est le nôtre. H.P. Lovecraft n'aurait plus besoin aujourd'hui de créer des monstres, parce qu'ils sont là autour de nous. C'est ce motard que vous croisez, un jeune homme bien propre sur lui qui a décidé de devenir tueur.
Anita
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short story about a woman and her two companions who live at a hotel for transients.
Autobiography Of A Duffer
Price: Free! Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
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A witty but insightful narration of ‘normal’ and ‘orderly’ cultural realisms of contemporary world, from the perspective of a young duffer. This duffer believes; a normal person should know how this world looks to a stupid, whom the world loves to label ‘abnormal’ and ‘disordered’, to truly visualize realities of benchmarking. This duffer’s wife asked him to make it different; he truly does it!
Đất Ải
Price: Free! Words: 74,250. Language: Vietnamese. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Đất Ải. Tiểu thuyết. Ban đầu tác phẩm in giấy, nhà xuất bản Văn Mới phát hành (USA, 2005). Bản văn điện tử sau này (eBook edition 2013) tác giả có sửa chữa và bổ sung. Copyright by Đào Vũ Hoài. ISBN 978 1 3104 4010 6. Latest update: 02 november 2016
Buenos Aliens
You set the price! Words: 127,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 22, 2013 by E. M. Crisp. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Urban
Three friends stand at the entrance to the members-only club that is the Buenos Aires underworld. They journey past the point of no return accompanied by a cicerone of dubious quality. The story takes place in the mid-naughties, a time when Buenos Aires was dealing with the fallout of a political and economic crisis that had engulfed the entire country.
Tuppaskinn
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: Swedish. Published: November 4, 2013 by Norrköpings Stadsbibliotek. Categories: Fiction » Urban
The short story Tuppaskinn is the winning submission in the writing competition Write about Norrköping. Tuppaskinn är vinnande bidrag i skrivartävlingen Författa om Norrköping.
Traffic Lights
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Urban
This short story was originally published for a competition that had a word limit of 1,500 words and is an example of live fiction - it was written and published on the day of the event happening. The story involves a major event in Australian political history during 2013.
Antichrist Understar - Projet Bradbury #11
Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 11. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Au crépuscule d'une carrière de rock star qui l'aura mené aux quatre coins du globe, Marilyn Manson est en proie au doute et vit cloîtré dans sa villa californienne, dans le noir, à l'abri du soleil et des critiques. Mais cette vie qui ressemble à un tombeau se transforme en cocon au moment où la vedette recluse décide de prendre son destin en main et d'affronter le monde.
Graveyard Blues
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Hamilton Stone. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Homecare worker Molly Lewin confronts two unexpected challenges: a client’s murder and the threatened conviction of his long-time companion, an old-time southern blues singer. She is incensed to discover that the murder may be tied to a scheme to drive out low-rent tenants and replace their homes with a shopping mall.
A Street Dream: The Evergreen Architecture
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,220. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Urban
“Just like a dream I ’ve found on the street—tak peduli kau arsitek atau bukan, arsitektur paling agung tetaplah bangunan bernama kehidupan. Penari atau DJ, rapper atau pembalap liar, apapun, all is good, jadilah arsitek untuk kehidupanmu sendiri... Seperti pepohonan evergreen yang selalu hijau, waktu dan musim bisa mengubah segalanya, tapi tidak dengan siapa dirimu sebenarnya...” - Sean Walker
The Holy City II: Rise in Power
Series: The Holy City, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,200. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Urban
Marcus Williams, the eldest of the two brothers, rose through the rankings of his sophisticated street organization. With a blink of an eye Marcus found himself up against jealousy, envy, and frenimies within the Nation he devoted his life to.
Cuando los bosques mueren
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,410. Language: Spanish. Published: October 2, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Urban
En los años 80 y 90 del siglo pasado se produce en el Sur de la Península Ibérica una serie de incendios forestales donde la mano del hombre se hace más que evidente.