Fiction » Literature » Urban

Dishings at Fiasco's
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A writer recounts odd conversations and other humorous diversions he has experienced at FIASCO'S, winner of a Least Awful Gourmet Award for its "signature Italian-type food," whatever that is. Meet owner Adolfo MacDuff, maitre'd Carmina Burana, chef Falcon Roost, and all the characters often present as they seek answers to questions like whether a vampire polar bear could turn into a bat.
Breaking Young Divinities
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,760. Language: Spanish. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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.
Poduke Iz Posebne Proljetne Ponude
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Price: Free! Words: 26,620. Language: Croatian. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Zbirka priča neobičnog naslova Poduke iz posebne proljetne ponude pravi je sajam jezičnih kalambura, političkih nekorektnosti, vrlo duhovitih apsurdnih konstrukcija, egzistencijalističkog bijesa, društvene ravnodušnosti i fabularnog minimalizma. Davor Šišović (Glas Istre)
Convincentes simulacros de vida
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Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
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.
Six Weeks
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Series: Six Weeks, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Everything in life has a reason. There is one at this moment that makes me write. An accident turned out to be blessing in disguise. It made me aware of my personal calling. The idea for this story unfolded on a hospital bed; and that is when I actually understood importance of living.
La Cité des Rebelles
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Price: Free! Words: 20,620. Language: French. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Stella tombe en panne, un soir de tempête de neige, avec sa belle voiture en plein milieu d’une banlieue et se retrouve face à une bande de loubards dont le chef, nommé Big Man, règne sur la Cité avec l’âme d’un Robin des Bois. Ici commence un conte moderne à travers une chronique optimiste et profondément humaine de la vie quotidienne, en rébellion contre les abus du système.
Wild Woman “Dzunuk’wa”
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,710. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A reluctant homecoming, a chance meeting with a fascinating young woman and an interaction with what was thought to be a mythical creature turns Thomas Urquhart’s life upside down. The world as he knew it changes direction on a dime when he learns what his father and an old school buddy have discovered.
Hotel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,070. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"Hotel", proporciona buenas dosis de entretenimiento y un humor delirante que nos aprisiona a sus páginas, cargadas de símbolos y referencias muy cercanas. No te pierdas este libro, nunca habrás leído nada igual. Sugerente e imprescindible. Muy oportuno.
Relatos de Avaricia
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Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: Spanish. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Conjunto de cuentos que muestran los nuevos valores de una sociedad indiferente y vacía, en donde el mayor logro es obtener la cifra más alta, sin importar cuántas cabezas se pisan o si la conciencia nunca vuelve a estar en paz.
The Left Lane
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012 by Delphine Publications. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
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
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: 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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,420. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: 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.
Заповедник справедливости
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Vasilij Treskov's hero stories - our contemporary, trying to survive in the market alleys of society, without losing the sense of human dignity. The stories clearly traced the idea that the main value - this is life, and no matter how hard to survive in our complicated, and not always just world, to live and enjoy each new day in all weather.
"Far From Over" Breaking Out Series, Book Four
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Series: Breaking Out, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,300. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: 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.
New York Exchange: the parachutes in between
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Boundary-breaking account questioning perceived literary conventions, New York Exchange takes the format of conversation leading up to and following a trip to New York. Lauren and George navigate work, education, family and prescription drugs, touching on aesthetics alongside daily annoyances, confusing the role of reader as simultaneously academic and voyeuristic.
Last Call: A Musician's Life
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 136,460. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Tits & Tats and other stories
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Rebel Satori Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Tori is a woman in her early 20s struggling with both her sexual identity and her quest to become an artist in the misogynistic world of tattooing. Set during San Francisco Pride in the early 1990s, Tori meets Tempest a drag queen who pushes Tori to challenge herself and her status quo.
Água de melissa
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 2, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Água de Melissa é uma substância feita com base em uma planta de nome Melissa Officinalis, que floresce no final de verão e que tem função calmante e relaxante. Porém, assim como não há o claro sem o escuro e nem o som sem o silêncio, não existe o relaxamento sem alguma dose de tensão.
Morera O...
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,680. Language: Spanish. Published: August 31, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Es la historia de una mujer, es un viaje de ida y vuelta cuajado de anécdotas y situaciones dignas de ser contadas. A México y a España les unen muchas cosas, pero hay asuntos que laten en el subconsciente colectivo que son insoslayables, y al final el eterno retorno acude a la memoria del autor con un final necesario.