Books tagged: street life

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Spire City, Season Three: Unwoven
Pre-release—available June 27, 2016. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,920. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Targeted by a mad scientist's deadly serum, these outcasts band together to uncover the truth and to fight back. After the destruction of the Weave, the former members scatter, thinking only of survival. As their infections progress, they find that mere protection is not enough. Even in solitude they step up the fight against Orgood, trying to stop him once and for all.
Spire City, Season Two: Pursued
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,960. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Targeted by a mad scientist's deadly serum, these outcasts band together to uncover the truth and to fight back. Months have passed since the confrontation with the sleepless Mint, and now Orgood is becoming more aggressive again in infecting the people on the streets and pursuing those who have already been infected. Can those in the Weave answer in kind, or will the attempt wipe them all out?
A Woman's Trouble
Series: The Streets, Volume One. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,070. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2015 and represented by Sharp Teeth Publishing. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Keona Clark. A woman in her early twenties, in a crew, and she could easily go to jail if found guilty of the things she has done. Drug dealing, extortion, illegal weapon possession, and murder are all on her street resume. Growing up on the Harlem streets, she joined Leon's crew when she was very young. Many years later, she betrays her leader, and spends a few years in a mental institution
Tales of an All-Night Town
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,310. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The riveting story of the charismatic James Bollinger, law enforcer and desperado, who was shot to death in 1973 on the main street of Brooklyn, Illinois, the oldest all-black town in America, “Tales…” is also an electrifying, documentary-style portrayal of Seventies street life that has been compared to “The Executioner’s Song,” “In Cold Blood,” “The Friends of Eddie Coyle,” and “The Wire.”
Crown of Laurel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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A gripping novel with unforgettable characters and dilemmas with no easy answers. Crown of Laurel reflects the streets, back alleys, and moody skies of Seattle during the recession of the early 1980’s, and brims with sharply drawn characters whose experiences are relevant today, as we all struggle to adjust our dreams to limited options.
Life On The Streets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013 by Storymill Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Abandoned among homeless people Misty learns to survive the cruelty of the streets in Tampa, while maintaining a fierce determination to rise above her circumstances by finishing high school. Her life is carefully balanced for survival until she breaks through her sense of self-preservation and hardness to save a younger girl from a brutal attack.
Spiritual Advice to the Hip, Slick and, Cool
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 46,960. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
There are 12 stories which pertain to living your life in the Hip, Slick and Cool environment of using foul language, being disrespectful, lying, cheating, gang bangin, gambling, drug use, drug dealing, pimping, whoring, abuse, revenge, etc., which are all concepts of evil. Everyone at one time in their lives wants to be Hip, Slick and Cool.
OPEN MIC: Reflections of the Street part 1
Price: Free! Words: 13,840. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
OPEN MIC Reflection of the Streets is a poetry book which explores various issues and topics. It is a reflection of how some behave or think which may not be beneficial. This book is its title intending to provoke reflection, encouragement, inspiration or anger.
A Girl Called Nikki 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,190. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Kim Davis. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
A Girl Called Nikki 2 is the sequel that paints a vivid picture of Nikki's life on the run from Smokie, a drug dealer, who is out to kill her. Nikki's boyfriend, Shane, will not stop until he finds Nikki and Smokie. A host of other characters create intrigue and suspense through this fast-paced novel.
Sacrifice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Walking the streets becomes too tiring for Marx causing him to make a certain sacrifice.