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Hasta que regresemos a las estrellas
By Esther Aparicio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Mónica, obligada por el desempleo, regresa al lugar al que nunca quiso volver: la casa familiar donde un antipático indio apache de madera custodia la entrada, un desván polvoriento guarda viejos tesoros y los fantasmas se escabullen a su paso.
The Incident on Heron Island
By Richard Jurgens
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 72,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by Barncott Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
When Hilton Ellis leaves South Africa to escape his cloying middle-class life, as well as military service in the apartheid army, he has no idea of the challenges that await him in exile. Dumped at the ‘bottom of the social shitpile’, as he says, and starting life again from scratch, he succeeds in becoming a celebrated storyteller, B-movie actor and newspaper food columnist.
Adán Nada
By Ángel Ruiz Cediel
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: Spanish. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Una novela picaresca contemporánea, ambientada en la guerra y posguerra civiles españolas.
The Coffee Painter
By Veronica Schreiber
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,990. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Porn, glitter, and ugly ladies are what Vivian Grimes paints. Crown Royal, Guinness and Canadian Club are what she drinks. Bartenders, drunken losers and her high school janitor who she’s still trying to forget are the men in her life. The Coffee Painter is about an unlucky Canadian artist who is trapped by booze, bad lovers, ugly paintings and violent neighbours.
Se alquila piso para estudiantes
By Iván Robledo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La vida de unas jóvenes universitarias en Santiago de Compostela hace treinta años.
El ojo de la rana
By Julián Sanz Pascual
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,300. Language: Spanish. Published: February 20, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Quince cuentos que son de lo más diverso y hasta absurdo a veces, tan diverso y absurdo como es la vida
El Magistrado Cuernavaca
By Pedro López Fernández
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,530. Language: Spanish. Published: February 2, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La del magistrado Cuernavaca es la historia de una obsesión. Pertenece a una familia de viticultores manchegos cuyas raíces se ahondan algo más de cuatro siglos en el culto a una férrea educación, en el trabajo duro, en la responsabilidad ineludible que debe de tener una persona y en la observancia de un comportamiento sin tacha, transmitida de generación en generación.
Exile
By William Theodore Clemmons
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 369,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Building on the characters and themes of Heroes and Smoke, Exile brings back Detroit Homicide detectives, George Hofmann and Christopher Garvin. The two face their most enigmatic case as they try to understand the mysterious events at Phlogiston Fabricating. What happened when the first Candice vanished? Who is the second Candice who suddenly appeared? How is the perplexing John Klein involved?
Expats
By Max de Bruijn
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,250. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
About EXPATS Every decade or so a previously forgotten tropical backyard flowers unexpectedly thanks to the discovery of gold, oil or cheap labor. Enlightened royals and savvy dictators attract investors and foreign companies to their domains. Growth figures – real or inflated – spread the lore of an economical miracle. Factories replace traditional farming fields. Skyscrapers rise amidst the cou
The Boston Druid and the Wizard
By Thomas Kennedy
Series: Irish/American fantasy, Book 6. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 93,040. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Through a series of events, 16 year old Brian unintentionally ends up as the Faerie Queen's Champion and betrothed to Maedbh, a 13th century Celtic teenage princess. Brian's normal life complicates when he has to bring Maedbh home to modern suburbia.Then a gangster decides that Brian should be killed as his grandson Robbo's first hit as a trainee. How will Brian manage this and much much, more?
The Asphalt Warrior
By Gary Reilly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Introducing Brendan Murphy, a.k.a. "Murph," a Denver cab driver with two goals in life. First, to earn as little money as possible to support his simple life, which features a daily burger and episodes of "Gilligan's Island." Second, to never get involved in the lives of his fares. He's not very good with the first issue and spectacularly bad with the second.
Mis elegidos (Memorias de Margarita Guzmán del Alberche)
By Julián Sanz Pascual
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Margarita Guzmán del Alberche nos relata episodios de su azarosa vida, en especial los vividos con alguno de los diversos amantes, sus elegidos.
The Undergraduates: an aftermath of love
By Steven Snell
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,440. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Shawn sits at the edge of his bed, staring out his third floor window; a married woman is asleep under his covers. He begins to reflect with a mix of nostalgia and despair on this situation, on his recently dissolved relationship, on tomorrow, on yesterday. Cinematic and literary, The Undergraduates brims with truth and immediacy climaxing with a wildly powerful commentary on our urban condition.
Never Be Unsaid
By Perry Gamsby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,530. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
When a Yank and an Aussie stop selling cars and head off into the Outback to write the books they have within, it is the things they say to each other that hurt far more than the things they do. Fist fights and adultery can be forgiven, but what’s said, can never be unsaid.
Designer Days
By rosemary mercer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,730. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
In the modern day Wellington suburb of Thorndon Laura, a young mother, shuns nine to five work to design her own days. She is eminently employable but covets domesticity. She encounters a schoolboy who also resists the routine others have planned for him. Several new people enter Laura’s life and her ‘tranquil routine’ turns out in a way she had not envisaged.
Equinoctial Gales
By rosemary mercer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Equinoctial Gales is set in Wellington, New Zealand in 1939. The story spans the six weeks between the Spring Equinox and Guy Fawkes day in the suburb of Kelburn. It portrays a neighbourhood of people who, like the plants in their gardens on the steep hills and against the wind, are each struggling to become established in some way.
For Entertainment Purposes Only
By Kim Traverse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,630. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Twenty-four year old David Barnes feels like a major screw up but really has just lost traction. He comes up with an internet scheme that will bring in the money but not happiness. Falling for someone fourteen years older only makes matters worse. An affair with Jackie Bass,editor of a poetry journal and a near fatal solo camping trip teaches him there is no shortcut to growing up. Set in Seattle.
Mad About Undead You: A Zombie Apocalypse Love Story
By Carl Plumer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
For fans for "Warm Bodies" and "Zombieland." For readers of A. Lee Martinez and Christopher Moore. A new literary adventure about love and survival in San Francisco that has been called, "hilarious, action-packed, and original." Trek along with Cathren and Donovan as they fight to evade zombies, paranoid survivalists, and a meglomaniacal CEO (Dr. Burkhart Egesa) and his blood-thirsty henchmen.
Mémoires Anonymes
By Laurent Trousselle
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 67,570. Language: French. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Attention, c'est du brutal ! Des textes à faire froid dans le dos. Et le pire est que chaque thématique abordée nous parle d'un monde que nous reconnaissons très vite, puisque c'est le nôtre. H.P. Lovecraft n'aurait plus besoin aujourd'hui de créer des monstres, parce qu'ils sont là autour de nous. C'est ce motard que vous croisez, un jeune homme bien propre sur lui qui a décidé de devenir tueur.
Hot-n-Candy
By D.l. Mims
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,320. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013 by Chyna Sallier. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Decero Troy Maclund is known on the streets of Griggs as “Drape.” A pretty-boy killer and dope dealer from Denevin Heights, who finds himself collecting a little hoe-money on the side. With a couple of super bad freaks on the cash, he soon realizes the Pimp game has as many dangerous twists and turns as other hustles.