Fiction » Urban

Debaser
Price: Free! Words: 52,730. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
KIDNAPPED! BEATEN! RAPED! KILLED! EATEN! screams the hyperbolic headline in one tabloid newspaper. A clearer cut case of murder, then, it would be difficult to imagine. But is there less to this than meets the eye?
Run
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 by Eiso Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
(3.00 from 1 review)
A man gets a chilling phone call. It's from his past. He rushes to save himself, but finds out that this phone call might be one he can never escape.
Далеко не три сестры
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: Russian. Published: March 13, 2013 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Героине романа немногим за тридцать. Несмотря на активное участие в жизни сестёр, она одинока. По чистой случайности с её электронного адреса сослуживец отправил письмо другу. Вере интересно было продолжить эту переписку в качестве умудрённого опытом холостяка. Никто не мог предположить, что они встретятся в реальной жизни.
Does it Matter? A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Urban
A short story. A moral lesson, a life lesson, just something to think about. A story for everyone who struggles through everyday. Sometimes its all about perspective. This is one of those feel good lesson type of stories about daily struggles and do they matter?
Las reglas del azar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,640. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Urban
2007, en una Barcelona a punto de estallar la “crisis inmobiliaria”. Un joven periodista, casado y con una hija, tiene que escribir una novela por encargo. El argumento, lo encuentra en la vida de una mujer que acaba de sufrir un accidente de tráfico del cual es testigo el protagonista.
Four Flash II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Urban
The second collection of flash fiction by award-winning author Jill Zeller A dog escorts a young woman around town at night. He can't understand what his wife doesn't say. On a trip, a woman is driven to leave her husband A hunter gets to her prey too late.
Dishings at Fiasco's
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 43,780. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Urban
A writer recounts odd conversations and other humorous diversions he has experienced at FIASCO'S, winner of a Least Awful Gourmet Award for its "signature Italian-type food," whatever that is. Meet owner Adolfo MacDuff, maitre'd Carmina Burana, chef Falcon Roost, and all the characters often present as they seek answers to questions like whether a vampire polar bear could turn into a bat.
Breaking Young Divinities
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Urban
Breaking Young Divinities is a candid and spiritual coming-of-age tale about a boy who grows up in the housing projects of 1980s Toronto and comes to grips with young adulthood in the 1990s. He lives a sheltered childhood until high school, where he meets Jen, a mysteriously troubled young woman. She introduces him to his first tastes of passion, adventure, and sex.
Hacia el Ruido y la Lluvia
Price: Free! Words: 15,430. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Historias cortas que, partiendo desde lo cotidiano, permiten encontrarse con elementos como la amistad, la esperanza, o los deseos ocultos, enlazados desde mundos y personajes distintos, cada uno con alegrías, esperanzas y frustraciones propias. Compuesto por los relatos: «El Espejero», «Aristóbulo Jiménez, 29 Años», «Los Bichos», «Un día de Julio», «Cenizas de una Fábula» y «Motores y Corbatas».
Ya falta menos para ayer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,760. Language: Spanish. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Urban
Ya falta menos para ayer es un ejercicio de memoria, una novela generacional en clave de misterio, un homenaje a la convulsa época de mediados de los ochenta y a la ciudad Pamplona. La mañana del 14 de julio de 1985 apareció a los pies del mirador de la Media Luna el cadáver de una joven de quince años. Treinta años después, su hermano vuelve para rastrear aquellos últimos días de San Fermín.
My Son and I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
An old man waits patiently for his son's visit. He is not disappointed. His son has come to visit. His son has served his country well and become a successful businessman in his own right. They walk in the park, listening to the birds, enjoying the warm summer sun and the cool breeze on their faces. The old man reminisces about his family and the wonderful gifts life has blessed him with.
Poduke Iz Posebne Proljetne Ponude
Price: Free! Words: 26,620. Language: Croatian. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Zbirka priča neobičnog naslova Poduke iz posebne proljetne ponude pravi je sajam jezičnih kalambura, političkih nekorektnosti, vrlo duhovitih apsurdnih konstrukcija, egzistencijalističkog bijesa, društvene ravnodušnosti i fabularnog minimalizma. Davor Šišović (Glas Istre)
Shallow Breathing
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Urban
Crowds make Fausto nervous. Or, to be more precise still, everything makes Fausto nervous. This presenter, for instance. He’d love to throw the radio out of the window the moment the guy goes, ‘News!’, and then proceeds to reel them off, all those boring, predictable Sunday news.
Квартиры
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,840. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Historical » General
Квартиры - маленькие сцены большого театра жизни, где комедия соседствует с трагедией. Квартиры и их обитатели, характеры и судьбы. Вспоминая свою юность, автор переносит нас во Львов 50-60 годов прошлого века, воссоздает неповторимую атмосферу эпохи, когда светлые идеалы и вера в будущее помогали жить в суровом настоящем.
Tied to the Earth but Sailing: a short story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Urban
Peter knew who killed his wife. And he knew why. All he had to do was find the strength to do something about it.
Convincentes simulacros de vida
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
La noche que Arturo, en una ciudad y una casa extrañas por motivos de trabajo, cree ser testigo de una violación, su vida cambia de manera inexorable. Obsesionado con una mujer a la que apenas ha visto unos segundos, deja atrás su trabajo, su casa y a su familia para acometer una búsqueda que lo llevará por caminos y experiencias impensables hasta entonces en busca de una joven pelirroja.
Six Weeks
Series: Six Weeks, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Urban
(3.00 from 1 review)
Everything in life has a reason. There is one at this moment that makes me write. An accident turned out to be blessing in disguise. It made me aware of my personal calling. The idea for this story unfolded on a hospital bed; and that is when I actually understood importance of living.
Een Normale Jongen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: Dutch. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Raymond werkt in een coffeeshop in de hoofdstad, maar het begint erop te lijken dat hij ze niet meer allemaal op een rijtje heeft. Ligt dat aan hem? Aan zijn drugsgebruik? Of toch aan de demonen?
Faux As
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: French. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Urban
C'est à un séjour au cœur des banlieues les plus chaudes, représentées principalement par la cité des Asphodèles, « Les Faux As » en verlan, que nous convie l'auteur de ce roman. L'usage d'une langue parfaitement correcte mais parsemée aux bons endroits de termes argotiques du cru contribue à mettre le lecteur dans le bain. L'originalité et l'humour sont toujours présents.
La Cité des Rebelles
Price: Free! Words: 20,620. Language: French. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Stella tombe en panne, un soir de tempête de neige, avec sa belle voiture en plein milieu d’une banlieue et se retrouve face à une bande de loubards dont le chef, nommé Big Man, règne sur la Cité avec l’âme d’un Robin des Bois. Ici commence un conte moderne à travers une chronique optimiste et profondément humaine de la vie quotidienne, en rébellion contre les abus du système.