Books tagged: gritty

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Grit City, Issue #5
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Grit City Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Grit City is a dark and calamitous world in the throes of self destruction. Dillon Galway, a freelance journalist and blogger, risks his life to expose violent corruption from the heights of skyscrapers to the depths of the underground. He relies on Alyssa Stephano (gun for hire) to help expose the perpetrators and deliver justice.
Revenge: A Mafia Romance (Blood and Honor, #1)
Series: Blood and Honor. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,850. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.50)
A woman on the run. A damaged Mafia don. A rival bent on revenge... Mafia don Enrico Lucchesi struggles to preserve a fragile truce with the Andretti family. But when Kate Andretti flees from her abusive husband, Enrico won't leave her in jeopardy. Can he save her without reigniting the bloody feud between the families?
Gone World: Episode One (Escape)
Series: Gone World, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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What we feared happened, World War III happened, Nuclear war happened. In its aftermath the world has been left in rubble, with pocket of resistance fighters still fighting the good fight against the invaders, the Sino-Russian Alliance. Nick and Tina, two rebels, just having escaped an ambush, need to find a way to escape the area cordoned of by the invaders. Will they get out?
Hostile Takeover (Children of Legend Book 1)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mark has been given abilities beyond even his understanding. He plans on using them to take over his high school, starting with the local gang leader. His efforts put him in opposition to the school's shape-shifting, butt-kicking protector. With enemies on every side, he's forced to execute a hostile takeover.
The Pale Thane
Price: Free! Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A pale young man, looking twice his age, manages a vast complex of apartments. The residents despise him for his apparent weakness. What they don't know might lead them to see him differently if it were not for the legacy of his father.
Knife's Edge (Children of Legend Book 2)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Maria Perez gets tangled up with the Dragon's new Leader, James Durham. He makes her an offer she'd be wise not to turn down, one that has her dancing on the knife's edge between life and death.
Tidewater Moon
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.50)
Two homeless teenagers carve out a thin existence on a New England beach, preying on the tourist life around them as it preys on them. This literary "slice-of-life" short story is gritty and dark.
Lester in Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A man hitchhiking to nowhere tangles with a truck driver from hell.
Retribution: A Mafia Romance (Blood and Honor, #2)
Series: Blood and Honor. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,100. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
An Interpol agent playing a dangerous game. A Mafia princess desperate to escape. A man determined to exact retribution... Intent on imprisoning his Mafia don father, Nick Clarkston poses as a dirty agent and allies with another mobster. But when he falls for the man's alluring daughter, will Nick's unrelenting drive for justice get them both killed?
When Minds Collide (Phoenician Short #0.1)
Series: Phoenician Series, Short 0.1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,590. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by Phoenician Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.55)
Can two men co-exist inside one mind? Andrew Caine and Joshua Scherrer can barely co-exist outside, on the same planet. After they're involved in a fatal car accident, the enigmatic native Phoenicians have sent someone to "help" them blend together, into a new man. Can they accept the new existence together, or will their minds collide as fatally as the car crash that killed them?