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L'alba del pianeta delle formiche
Price: Free! Words: 10,290. Language: Italian. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dopo aver costruito la vostra esistenza sui complessi equilibri di un ecosistema di cui vi sentite parte a tutti gli effetti e sul rispetto reciproco tra voi e qualsiasi essere vivente si aggiri nel raggio di un chilometro dal vostro giardino, c’è una sola cosa che non potete e non dovete fare per nessun motivo al mondo: invitare sette amici per un pranzo all’aperto il primo sabato di primavera!
The Bribe
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
... "But you know – I don't take!" "I know it. And I, generally, don't give." "Then what do you want?" "To resolve the problem!" ...
Шалі
Price: $2.29 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 7, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Зборнік “Шалі” складаюць лірычна-побытавыя мініяцюры. Аўтар не проста працягвае традыцыі папярэднікаў, але імкнецца і да творчага вынаходніцтва. Кніга разлічаная на чытача, які шукае новых уражанняў і прыгодаў.
Апавяданні розных гадоў
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 16,270. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 7, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Кнігу прозы Адама Глобуса склалі апавяданні пра самыя розныя настроі і пачуцці. Чытачы знойдуць шмат лёгкай іроніі і вясёлых эпізодаў на старонках гэтага зборніка. Беларускі Мінск і каталунская Барселона паслужылі аўтару выдатнымі дэкарацыямі для дзевяці гісторый. Выдаўцы ўпэнены, што кніга Глобуса зацікавіць аматараў найноўшай беларускай літаратуры.
33rd County
Series: Short e. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Liam O’Sullivan doesn’t understand what’s happened in Ukraine. How can Russia annex Crimea by simply having a vote? It’s all very confusing. It’s mystifying. Complicated. For Liam, though, it’s all about to get a lot more complicated after his blog post. Which he only did for the craic, by the way. After all, how could anyone think he was serious when he said Ireland should annex Kilburn?
Psycho Bitch: A Love Story
Price: Free! Words: 77,220. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by D.A.B. Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Charlotte Wolfe knows precisely what is important in life … she is. Her life is going exactly the way she planned until her selfishness costs her everything. As she struggles to put her life back together, Charlotte must confront the truth of herself and the true nature of love through her encounters with an eclectic group of people and one adoring dog.
FOBIE - Vespa crabro
Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: Italian. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Urban
“Non sapeva perché avesse sempre sentito una fortissima repulsione per tutto ciò che volava. Si trattasse di coloratissime farfalle, di libellule, mosche o mosconi, per lei non faceva nessuna differenza. Bastava un lieve battito d'ali per farla trasalire.”
The Tuesday Night Book Club
You set the price! Words: 94,670. Language: British English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A London woman looks for assassins...men who will end her life. Five times they fail, but with curious benefits. Not for her. Violet listens to an online songstress to ease suburban sorrow, while her daughter is perplexing, her neighbour prays for her and her husband snores through her demon-envisioning nights. Despair and dubious attitudes to eating lead her to a near-disastrous final attempt.
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?
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: $3.49 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: $3.89 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.