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Historias de trenes y tranvías by Fernando Pardo Ruiz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,790. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Spanish & Portuguese, Fiction » Urban
Historia de amor en un escenario de recesión económica y financiera, en la España actual.
October by Mark Fassett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Trent Richards, the guitar god of Narcoleptic Souls, had it all. When he turned to alcohol, the band imploded, sending him on a spiral that left him broke, alone, and the target of his bitter fans. When his manager offers him a weekend gig, Trent takes it despite fears he's being set up. Trent must fight his fears and his destructive urges in an effort to reclaim his life.
A Storied Winnipeg: Fables and Local Legends by Barry Pomeroy
Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Alternative history
This collection is about the tension between the taut grasp and thrust that is the largest city in Manitoba, its nodes of the two universities, the vortex that draws us, the lodestone of our ungovernable attraction and wary repulsion. A city of extremes, Winnipeg is only slowly coming into words, and those words are abrupt and sprawling, glittering and soiled, ecstatic and forlorn.
La conspiración de los idiotas by Nieves García Bautista
Price: Free! Words: 16,720. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2015 by Fernando Trujillo. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Un trabajo mediocre, una familia desunida y un piso casi en ruinas son los elementos de la vida anodina de Sergio, que vuelca su frustración en insultos, humillaciones y partidos de fútbol. Un inoportuno dolor de muelas y un revés en la oficina lo conducirán por una espiral cuyo epicentro acabará siendo un partido de fútbol de una mañana de domingo. ¿A quién se tragará el remolino?
L'Homme Seul est a New York by Sly Garmendia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,020. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Urban
L’homme seul, ainsi l’appelle-t-on, est un « collecteur » d’un genre un peu particulier. La solitude, ainsi que l’étrangeté de son travail, ont développé chez lui le besoin de tenir une sorte de journal personnel et poétique, dans lequel il raconte les histoires de ses clients et des personnes rencontrées durant ses voyages.
Unga berättare 2014 by Regionbibliotek Östergötland
Price: Free! Words: 19,230. Language: Swedish. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Urban
Unga berättare är en årlig novelltävling för skribenter mellan 16 och 30 år, bosatta i Östergötland. ”Young Writers” is an annual short story competition for writers in the age between 16 and 30, living in the county Östergötland in Sweden.
El señor de Cuenca que pulsó un botón y desapareció y otras historias by Silvia Sánchez Rog
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: Spanish. Published: February 10, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
Historias cotidianas ubicadas en un futuro próximo donde ya existen los hombres invisibles, los clones de personas, los viajes en el tiempo, etc.
The Service by George Kavsekhornak
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban
"What if you hypnotize me, I will fall in love, for example, with ice-cream, will overeat on it and will die from a sore throat, but will be happy. Or you convince me that death is happiness, and I climb into a loop or jump off a bridge. And, you go to report to your superiors about another 'lucky man'. Forced to pass up until you don’t tell me how it works."
Vents froids by Olivier Magnier
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: French. Published: January 16, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Bolivie, Andes royales. Deux romans noirs, dans les règles, désenchantées, du genre. À La Paz, un chauffeur de taxi tente de changer son destin en revenant là où son braqueur a déposé une valise. Plus au sud, un paysan veut comprendre la mort de son fils, et se heurte à l’implacable dureté des hommes.
Una Storia Anzi Due by Piero Lovecchio
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: Italian. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
Romanzo breve. Due amici, uno scrittore e un medico, due vite. Storie comuni di matrimoni finiti, gli amici, gli amori, i figli, in una Bari chiaramente detta. Le interazioni tra i personaggi, spesso, si accompagnano al piacere del cibo, che viene presentato e raccontato con accurate descrizioni, come se fosse un ricettario.
Leaving Montana by Henri Bauhaus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Urban
The author takes a cross-country bus trip from Montana to New York City. Along the way he experiences some very strange events.
Invisible by George Kavsekhornak
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban
He liked to write - clearly, correctly, nice and in a sense, interesting. Though the pension wasn’t far away, he was able to create such technical texts that the heads sometimes exclaimed: "Yes, this Instruction with a twist!" or "Let me take a Technical Form by Safron Tikhonovich, I’ll have read it before a sleep."
Nurturance by Santosh Jha
Price: Free! Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young beautiful woman barely in her twenties awaits this one someone, like her mom’s bedtime story of the prince riding a white horse, as he is her only hope of nurturance, she desperately needs. She seeks his assuring touches all over her body and soul, especially where the nasty world has lacerated her most. She wants to be taken in, feel happy to be naked in the shine of his golden intent.
Advice From a Master by Henri Bauhaus
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical(3.00 from 1 review)
Told in the first person, this piece of flash fiction revolves around a young man trying to hold down a routine job. In this tale, the young worker is exposed to some very, strange distractions.
What Goes and Comes Around by Randal Eliot
Price: Free! Words: 116,890. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Literary Fragments. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Betrayal, the dreams inspired by popular culture and a slippery slope of debt propel a fashionable working family towards a ruthless criminal's grip. Can the estranged Randalls recover their unity and avert disaster? What Goes and Comes Around adapts and modernises the realist-cum-naturalistic novel, producing a sharp, poignant and sometimes acerbically funny study of contemporary living.