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Historias de trenes y tranvías
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,790. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2015 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Historia de amor en un escenario de recesión económica y financiera, en la España actual.
A Storied Winnipeg: Fables and Local Legends
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Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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.
Zappa's Mam's a Slapper
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 95,810. Language: British English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Mandrill Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A bittersweet story of love, loss and one young man's refusal to accept what life offers.
Vents froids
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: French. Published: January 16, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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.
Bienvenue à Stateville
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 120,570. Language: French. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La prison de Stateville en proie à des troubles. Personne n'entre, personne ne sort. Des otages et des comptes à régler.
Sheila: Baby’s First Zombie Apocalypse
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,940. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Assent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Grasping hands of the infected scrabble at the door as the strange baby in Wendell Jenkins’ arms screams in terror. Can he save the child from a fate worse than death?
A Funeral for an Owl
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,610. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Twenty years of change, One person who cares What kind of a boy would it take to convince two high school teachers to risk their careers?
Adrift
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,640. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Mawenzi House. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
John arrives in a Montreal airport with a suitcase in hand. We do not know where he is from, or who he is. The novel sets out to explore his identity by following his daily movements and intimate thoughts, as well as his connections to those coming into contact with him. He writes his own reflections and impressions in a notebook which he carries with him at all times.
Historia para una fotografía
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: Spanish. Published: September 25, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Ayala se muestra ajeno y desconocedor de la sordidez que le rodea. Afable y solícito, paternal y solitario, su existencia transcurre apaciblemente
Spud: A Woman's Best Friend
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,420. Language: Australian English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
While Kate’s SAS husband is preparing to keep the peace in East Timor she spends the last year of the century dealing with the battles of suburbia, including a brother who creates a one man war zone wherever he goes, a mother nursing her geriatric patients and herself towards a euphoric if untimely end and dealing with two neurotic dogs.
Until Morning
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 55,860. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Until Morning is a story about different nationalities, habits, customs, common places and stereotypes experienced by a bunch of university students, a lighthearted account on young people's life in a “double speed” Europe, where North and South are not simply a geographical diversity but, most of the time, a source of social disparity and a different way of meaning love, sympathy and solidarity.
Square: The Complete Season (Parts 1-7)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
They beat him. They broke him. They cut him. They murdered him. Would you forgive them? Or would you get Square?
Diamond Dogs
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Star quarterback Neil Garvin is as cruel to his fellow students at his Nevada high school as his abusive father is to him. When a random act of violence takes a life, Neil's father, the local sheriff, takes control and covers up the crime. Wrestling with the mysterious disappearance of his mother years before, Neil must find his way of out of his prison of fear.
Death By Sunshine
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 100,360. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
B.K. Troop gets out of his comfort zone (if such a thing is possible for him) in this "memoir" of his quixotic odyssey to the City of Angels. Offered a chance to have his first book made into a movie, Troop follows the tradition of prior literati who migrated west to sell their souls to the industry, itching to at last be rich and famous, while at the same time bemoaning their devil's bargain.
The House Beautiful
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
The House Beautiful tells the story of a fateful summer when a young man named Adrian Malloy arrives at B.K.'s new colony for young, struggling artists, lugging a suitcase and dragging a garbage bag crammed with what B.K. presumes to be odes and sonnets. Overjoyed to have found a new poet, B.K. sweeps Adrian into his home and under his wing.
Christopher
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 97,250. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Debonair oddball B.K. Troop is delighted when Chris Ireland, a 25-year-old aspiring writer, moves into his apartment building. B.K. is convinced he can work his subtle charms on the younger man. Like any entertaining seduction yarn, things don't quite go according to the seducer's plan. Burnett captures the mid-1980s setting and the feelings of both his lovable, predatory narrator and his quarry.
Two Small Birds
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Two Small Birds is the story of two brothers who take flight in the worst possible way, and what it means to be family, to be working class, and to dream of being a poet in a world that refuses books. Set in tiny apartments and roadside diners, truckstops and warehouses, dive bars and worse hotels. It is a story of misdemeanors and perseverance, the jobs we take and the lives we lose.
Raymond Carver Will Not Raise Our Children
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Writers Tribe Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Raymond Carver Will Not Raise Our Children is a brilliantly written story of Dan Charles, a writing professor who teaches at a small college near Pittsburgh. It is about the daily struggle to survive while raising two children with his wife. Dave Newman captures the humanity and heartbreak of one man's struggle to navigate the vicissitudes of life as a working writer in America.
A Moment More Sublime: A Novel
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Set in contemporary London, A MOMENT MORE SUBLIME is the riveting story of Tom Phelps, a philosophy teacher and tennis buff, who finds himself unexpectedly embroiled in his union’s struggle against a corrupt school administration and its plans to cut jobs under the pretense of modernization and fiscal austerity, just as he and his partner Sofia are getting ready to buy a home and start a family...
Have Heart Have Money
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,810. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Chyna Sallier. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Taz and Sparks are thick as thieves. They are on a mission to get paid and nothing otherwise. But when Taz’s uncle Big Glen, the mastermind of the notorious Empire, puts them to the test in preparation of his retirement and the bequest of his Enterprise to his sole nephew, they must prove that they are ready to step up to the plate and keep the cogs and gears of the mighty Empire grinding strong.