Books tagged: gritty

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In Black
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,640. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
After committing a felony in order to save his life, and acquiring a strangeblack paint that creates mysterious voids, Chase finds himself and his wife on the run. In the broken down town of Needles, California, his wife is kidnapped and the mysterious paint stolen. Chase dedicates the next year of his life in search of his wife, only he doesn't know how dangerous the paint is in the wrong hands.
E
Series: E. Price: Free! Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Dropped onto the streets with nothing and no one, Eden struggles to avoid death, slavery, and the attentions of the sexy-but-evil overlord of the Outpost. A dark, gritty, poetic tale of survival and friendship in a desperate world.
Bitches Behind Bars (Stand Alone Title)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016 by Love Den Media Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Most women aren’t born bitches they are molded into them by unfortunate circumstances. My name is Stormy Weathers and the story I share is not unique. I was born in the slums of Gary, Indiana to a teenage mother and later put up for adoption to an abusive family.
Die Gerechtigkeit Muss Warten
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,240. Language: German. Published: March 10, 2016 by Jeamel Publishing Limited. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Seit acht langen Jahren jagt Detective Inspector Lorne Simpkins dem als Einhorn bekannten skrupellosen Verbrecher hinterher, doch der Killer führt den MI6 immer wieder an der Nase herum und versteht es meisterhaft zu verhindern, dass der Gerechtigkeit Genüge getan werden kann.
The Left Hand of Calvus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,290. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Former gladiator Saevius is certain fortune’s smiling on him when a Pompeiian politician buys him to be his bodyguard. But then his new master, Laurea Calvus, orders Saevius to discover the gladiator with whom his wife is having an affair. In order to do that, Saevius must return to the arena, training alongside the very men on whom he’s spying. Worse, he’s now under the command of Drusus...
Spark and Carousel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,510. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016 by Kristell Ink. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Spark is a wanted man. On the run after causing the death of his mentor and wild with untamed magic, he arrives in Cape Carey where his latent talents make him the target of rival gangs. It is there that Carousel, a wire-walker and thief, takes him under her wing to guide him through the intrigues of the criminal underworld.
Blessed Isle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
For Captain Harry Thompson, the command of the prison transport ship HMS Banshee is his opportunity to prove his worth, working-class origins be damned. But his criminal attraction to his upper-crust First Lieutenant, Garnet Littleton, threatens to overturn all he’s ever worked for.
Sol Limitis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 184,960. Language: British English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
367 AD - A battle-hardened soldier is sent to the frozen north of Britannia on a personal mission from the Emperor. Conducting a desperate investigation from a hostile garrison on the crumbling frontier of Hadrian’s Wall, Atellus must struggle to survive in a wild and lawless land torn apart by the death throes of an over-stretched empire.
Born Under a Blond Sign
Series: Blond Noir. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Blond detective Ivy Stern has always had a complicated relationship with Miles Pike. When Miles hears that his younger brother Gilbert has shot five other college students and himself, Miles is obviously devastated. He can’t understand how his brother could have done it, and he hires Ivy to find out what drove his brother to commit the heinous act.
H2Zero: Part One
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: British English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In the 21st century, the human race is on the brink of extinction. An event known as the Black Incident has reshaped the world as we know it. Civilisation has fallen into absolute chaos. The government has fallen. Food is heavily rationed. Clean water is now more valuable than diamonds.