Books tagged: working class

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The Three Chameleons' Overly Hostile Turnover: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Exploring the lives of three millennials as they fight for work-life-balance.
Work! Work!! Work!! ...Then You Die
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Essay » Literature
A short novella based in and around the rather disrupted working life of one Cal.Tennyson. Laced with many diverse stories both amusing and dramatic related to Cal's life as a member of the working class. The author maybe a self-published writer, nevertheless this is still one of the most compelling, provocative, literary books you will ever read -bar none.
A Man
Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
Sam is a labourer, and like most working men, he doesn’t like to talk that much. If he does, it’s shouting instructions on the job or talking shit with his mates about sport, cars, women and dirty jokes. But there’s a lot going on in Sam’s head - about his job, his girlfriend, and his stagnant life - that he doesn’t share with anyone.
The Printer's Apprentice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,210. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A young print shop assistant encounters a daunting task at work, left wing politics, sub-standard housing and the exotically beautiful wife of a local TV celebrity. Can his coworker, a vibrant young secretary, help him overcome these challenges?
Welcome to Confluence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,350. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
The City of Confluence is dying. It's been five years since the steel mills closed for good. Twentysomethings Sophia and Will are passionately at odds about saving their rusting hometown. When the town's secret benefactor dies, they suddenly find themselves battling gamblers, opportunists, and entrenched moneyed interests, changing their lives and their town forever.
Strange Things are Afoot at the Circle A
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
For Jimmy Spliff and Sativa Velazquez, it’s just another graveyard shift at the AnarchyBurger All-Nite Drive Thru and Shakes. The drunks are lined up at the pickup window, the bacon jalapeno poppers are squealing in the deep fryer, and the struggle is as real as the threat of heart disease. But just when it seems all hope is lost, a time traveller stumbles out of the promotional kids’ meal display
The Gurry Room
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,770. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Did you ever wonder what really goes into a can of cat food? Frank Parker, a mechanic in a fish processing plant, discovers that some knowledge can be hazardous to your health. This is a novella of approximately 30,000 words.
Kids From Over The Water
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A touching and fascinating window on the way ordinary people lived more than a century ago. This book tells of the lives of working-class Londoners in the early years of the century, the ups and downs of existing on the breadline leap into life from its pages, helped by the authors wit and humour.
A Sense of Occasion
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 21,030. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
1960s England - Marconis, milk bars, mods and rockers. As Tommy Tucker puts on his ‘Hi-Heel Sneakers’ the Vespas pull up outside the Orpheus coffee bar. A wedding, a ban the bomb march, a cocktail party create A Sense of Occasion. Award winning author Elizabeth Woodcraft's interlinked stories describe life growing up on a working class estate, and show how the 60s changed the lives of 4 mod girls.
Fine English
You set the price! Words: 27,630. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy, Screenplays » Drama
Partially based on a true story. A politically incorrect comedy about outsourcing jobs back to the good ol’ USA.