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Fiction » Literature » Urban
Breaking Young Divinities by Rick Talbot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » 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.
Ya falta menos para ayer by Eduardo Iriarte
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,760. Language: Spanish. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » 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.
Convincentes simulacros de vida by Eduardo Iriarte
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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.
The Left Lane by Keith T. Hodge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012 by Delphine Publications. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Literature » Urban
The name Tyrone Philpott rings in the streets as being southern Virginia's top dog behind the wheel. Recognized and adored by hustlers for his ability to pimp rides, his carefree lifestyle is disrupted when he shoots his hot at a women who appears to be well beyond his grasp
Lost Reunions by Shuhin Ali
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Max, a maverick investment banker in London, has realised he isn't the man he wanted to become and is on the edge of depression. A chance reunion with an old university friend, Neela - a British-Bengali doctor, leads Max on a trip to Bangladesh, where his unlikely friendship with a garment factory worker will change his life forever.
La cara del sol by Jorge Mª Valls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,420. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Sentado, inmóvil, en el despacho de mi padre, rodeado de puertas cerradas y de objetos inertes, me sentía yo mismo, también, como un objeto inerte, y no importaba que alguna puerta hubiese quedado abierta, porque tenía la seguridad de que ninguna me conduciría a ninguna parte.
"Far From Over" Breaking Out Series, Book Four by Carol Gambill
Series: Breaking Out, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,300. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
It was all that Matt Lamont could do in keeping his life separated from his past, but now things were far from over.
Last Call: A Musician's Life by Leni Matlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,460. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Last Call tells the tale of Chance Collins, a gifted musician born to a musical family. With the talent and charisma to shine in the music world, Chance recorded and toured for 20 years only to wind up broke and strung out. Now, at 42, he must come to terms with life as it is as opposed to how he thought it would be. Last Call paints a realistic portrayal of the music life. It's also very funny.
The San Francisco Leprechauns by Thomas Kennedy
Series: Irish/American fantasy, Book 5. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Young 19th century twins,brother and sister, are kidnapped to become Leprechauns. Due to magic reasons they must be returned to modern San Francisco. But they need new bodies. Meet druid Lochlain, Venus the cat, Puca the poodle, drug cartels, Vampires, the undead, the Faerie Queen,and Gentle Michael the Leprechaun. And a plot to invade Otherworld
Male striptease by 100 Rojeva
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: Russian. Published: July 23, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Голый мужчина "застегнут на все пуговицы". Или, в хорошем костюме, говорит о себе то, что не говорил никому. Из-за страха оказаться "раздетым"... В этой книге раздеваются мужчины. Что считать стриптизом - решать читателю.
Salsa Nocturna by Daniel José Older
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,230. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Crossed Genres Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Down the midnight streets of New York, a whole invisible universe churns to life in Daniel José Older’s debut collection of ghost noir.
Tinytown by Darby Gallagher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a dystopian England in the 2050s, where technology is used to shrink people who cannot pay size insurance, Tom Flack must fight for the rights of the small. But he has big enemies, including his ex-wife - TV's Tallulah Twinkleplum - and her grotesque brother Lloyd. This first novel includes intrigue, action, humour, drugs, sex, plastic surgery and hedgehogs - but not necessarily in that order.
One Was Lost by Vigil Chimé
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,920. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
PATRICK SINGLETON is a man on the edge of a precipice – both physical and spiritual. He is benumbed with grief, due to the unfortunate event that occurred in his life some years back. Determined to end it all, he hangs on the platform of the elevated subway track at Harlem’s renowned 125th Street.
El reencuentro by Bosco Esteruelas
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,090. Language: Spanish. Published: April 23, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Cuando las cartas nos vienen malas y perdemos la partida que pensábamos que era nuestra única razón de ser, creemos que el reloj se ha parado y que la muerte es inminente. Sin embargo, suena entonces el teléfono y al otro lado del hilo se escucha una voz amiga y cálida, una de esas personas con la que no se ha hablado ni se ha visto desde los tiempos de la universidad...
Chroniques Terriennes (Volume I) by Marc Hoffmann
Price: $3.47 USD. Words: 61,910. Language: French. Published: April 23, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Ce livre met en scène une série de petites histoires de plusieurs genres : horreur, fantastique, polar… et surtout parle de tragédies quotidiennes, des monstres humains qui rôdent dans notre société. C’est une virée réaliste dans la société, mêlée à une science fiction proche de Métal Hurlant. Bref, il y en a pour tous les goûts en somme. Sauf qu’ci, pas de happy end !
Missy's Return by Bradley Hughes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,390. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Is Matthew losing his mind? He questions his sanity when he hears strange voices on his radio and finds his furniture turned upside down. Luckily his two best friends can verify these events are real. The mysterious blue orb that dances in and out of his life seems to punch a hole into his world. All bets on the laws of nature are off, upon "Missy's Return."
The Great Bordello. A Story of the Theatre by Avery Hopwood
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 208,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Urban
The story of aspiring playwright Edwin Endsleigh (Hopwood's counterpart), who, upon graduation from the University of Michigan, heads for Broadway to earn his fortune and the security to pursue his one true dream of writing the great American novel. Shaping his journey is his love of three women...
Virá a morte e terá os teus olhos by Luis Soares
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,910. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Nos três últimos dias de vida do famoso fotógrafo Josef Leitz, que atravessou o terrível século XX de máquina na mão, cruzam-se passado, presente e futuro, imagens e memória, o sexo, a violência e a identidade. Que papel teve nessa morte o jovem modelo Felix que com ele passou esse fim de semana? Que papel tiveram o desejo, as famílias, as verdadeiras, de sangue, e as que os laços do afeto criam?
12-12-12 by John Rachel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,840. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Welcome to the parallel universe of 12-12-12. This not what actually happened during 2012. But what unfolds is not more implausible. Nor is it less implausible. It is reality with healthy doses of surreality and comedy, spawned by the tragic absurdity of our times. It is laugh-out-loud brain food for hungry minds.