Fiction » Urban

Pacific Drift
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
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.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
In the second part of New America see how our protagonist develops a system of learn for his community. See why communities are now in charge of their own everything.
New America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Read The Journal of a man who witnesses the destruction of the political structure in the United States. View the corporate America through this man's eyes. See why his name does not matter.
Fight or Flight
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
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
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
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
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: Spanish. Published: June 29, 2016 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. 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...
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
Price: $0.99 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.
The Lost Artists
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016 by Black Brick Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Urban
Set in the near future, The Lost Artists is a story of the organization of art and artists according to government sponsorship. Perfectly arranged art zones provide a utopia for commercial artists. Meanwhile, the Artistic Foundation is shoring up the unlicensed areas of artistic expression in the city.
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Every apartment in the building was its own little universe, and what was going on in another’s universe did not concern you. It certainly did not concern Mr. Wells, a fat, selfish man. He main pastime was to listen to all the goings on in the apartments around him. Everyone in the building considered him strange, and for good reason.
Easy Meat
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Anthropology meets the real world, in a pre-apocalyptical myth in the making.
Tea and Toast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Urban
A chance meeting in the coffee line leads to a conversation, and maybe a relationship.
Out of the House of Darkness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,400. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
He came from a long line of alkies, addicts, and ne'er-do-wells. Sobriety wasn’t enough—he needed a new life. In Out of the House of Darkness, we meet Neil as he works to make up for the decades he lost to severe alcoholism. This isn't a story about getting sober; it's about moving past mere sobriety and consciously creating a fulfilling life out of the shambles.
The Living End
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,120. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Urban
Beth and her twin brother, Gavin, have got to stop the end of the world or at least find out if they're getting off the planet before the Big Bang Part Two. In their way are a psychotic zealot or two, a TV preacher with a heart of gold - or silver, or any major credit card - and their own doubts about what they've stumbled into the middle of.
12 Cups of Coffee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,060. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A book about work, love and finally knowing what you want. A compelling narrative voice drives this caffeine-fueled quest through the barrens of trade shows, corporate competition and dark moments of the soul. Chick lit for the sensitive guy, and maybe even the not-so-sensitive one whose had it with taking hits for the gender or corporate team.
Нью-Йоркские Чайки
Price: Free! Words: 59,540. Language: Russian. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Проза Петра Немировского написана в такой манере, что у читателя возникает ощущение, будто он находится в кинотеатре, где смотрит классные американские фильмы
Zico Hinmetan 'Caught Up In African Savagery'
Price: $5.02 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban
This book is the first volume of a realistic, fictional series about the scheme of things in Africa. It deals with commonplace issues such as social and political disorder, bribery and corruption, and savagery; cultism and internet scam ('yahoo'); and it continues up to broad topics like racism.