Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller

The Chinese Panda Vase
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,430. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(Novella: Thriller, Dark Satire) A valuable antique, a callous government, official corruption, a robbery victim determined to even up the odds, and a designer flamethrower collide with deadly consequences. Although there is plenty of humor, this is a dark and challenging story. It is not for everyone.
Wild Retribution
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Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A harrowing short story of child abduction and violent rough justice in the United Kingdom County of Essex.
Zombies Evolved
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Price: Free! Words: 52,480. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Zombies Evolved is a modern day crime thriller with inspiration from science fiction and the supernatural. How do the Seattle Police investigate crimes committed by zombies living among humans?
A Song of Crickets
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Recovering drug addict Dannie crosses the head of a drug cartel which puts her and her husband Junior on the run from a hitman right out of a nightmare. WARNING: Although this story is written tastefully (Tarantino-esque) some readers may be offended by the violence and torture.
Murder Match
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
Notorious juvenile hacker Nicholas Anthony has left his criminal past behind and is grateful for his second chance at life as a police detective. When a string of unsolved murders all lead back to a social networking Web site, he is the obvious choice to lead the investigation.
Denial
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Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Conventional flash fiction can range anywhere between 300, 500, and 1000 words. My flash fiction stories are generally 300 words or less. Enjoy the short.
Come Into My Arms
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Then a young Kurdish girl is found in the forest, tied to a stake and shot. Magnus, waiting with the body throughout the long summer night until an Inspector is available, discovers the murder weapon.
The Theatre of the Apocalypse - Part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 36,160. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The wife of a famous business man is murdered after discovering a 400-year old code inside a priceless artwork at Vienna´s art museum. The business man hires a gifted criminal to help him investigate. In her notes they find fragments of a path to a lost temple where the first book ever written is buried with a secret that stretches back to ancient Egypt – all leading to a dangerous journey.
As Tough As They Come
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,180. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When he was eight years old, his mother gave him a hug, a pack of Juicy Fruit Gum, and an envelope to give to the nice Chinese lady who would be taking care of him, while she was away. His mother told him tough guys don’t cry, and then she climbed into the cab of an eighteen wheeler and drove off. He was as tough as they come, until he learned what his mother had written in the note.
The Scam
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,300. Language: British English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
An authentic insight into the ruthless world of the international drug smuggler. Tate is rich, but wants more. Edward Jay the only man he trusts with the scam is in a Pakistani jail. Tate springs Jay, only to find he wants out so he forces Jay to play a game where the risks and rewards are higher than ever. But, hidden in Tate's past lies Andy Ballot who has been seeking revenge for fifteen years.
A Parliament of Crows
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Three women in black. Always in mourning clothes--secretive, devious and deadly--they might at first appear to be long lost members of the Addams Family or characters drawn by Edward Gorey, but the women in this novel are inspired by three sisters from history who were anything but humorous. The story of their lives and their crimes is the very definition of Southern Gothic.
Lucky Seven Goes Hawaiian
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,680. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Gregory Lucky Blake born on 7/7/77 at 7AM was working for the LAPD where he met Pualani Kanai. After a falling out with the LAPD they move to Honolulu, Hawaii where they set themselves up as Private Investigators.
Dead For My Friend
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Faking money is the easiest way of making it. A perfect counterfeiting machine for any currency is sought after by the underworld. A globetrotting detective is hired by a sinister client to seek it out. The trail begins from the murderous Pak-Afghan border, hopping across Asian and European capitals, in a battle of wits with international mafias. The money is an illusion but the corpses are real.
Seller's Market: A Crime Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sometimes, crime and damnation walk hand in hand . . . When a father discovers his infant daughter has been sold to a drug dealer, he hacks a way through the Detroit underworld to find her. Suspense master C. C. Blake explores every parent's worst nightmare in this thrilling crime story.
Dirty: A Hardboiled Nightmare
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sy Mooney is not a cop, anymore. He does dirty work for cash. His latest job: find the hooker blackmailing a rich maniac. With the odds stacked against him, Sy will need every weapon in his arsenal to get out of this with his carcass intact. Thrill master C. C. Blake spins a brutal yarn about bad guys and badder ones. Echoing Raymond Chandler and James Ellroy, "Dirty" is a hardboiled nightmare.
Thou Shall Not
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,380. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Bodies are piling up in Richmond, Virginia, mutilated and tagged. A serial killer metes out justice to those who have escaped it, killing according to the Ten Commandments and Alexandria "Xandy" Caras is on his list of victims. This dark, gritty, and sometimes grisly mystery is the first book in the Spark Before Dying series.
The Ballad of the Cop's Gun
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A rummy. A stripper. A slum lord. A body. Crime can be operatic. In the big city, justice's tune is one few citizens know well. When the words don't come, sometimes a cop's gun provides the best accompaniment. This suspense thriller from C. C. Blake has one hell of a tempo.
Heir Apparent
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Series: Joel Smith, Book 2. Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 105,790. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Patience may be a virtue, but wait too long, and it can cause the thing most desired to slip away. The CEO Killer won’t allow that to happen. Actions speak louder than words – and two brutal murders have already spoken volumes, leaving the business elite of Kansas City trembling in their palatial offices, each fearing they're next. Ex-CIA agent Joel Smith is hired by one terrified CEO to make
Wayne and Bean
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Violation. Assault. Murder. The men and women who take up the badge are supposed to protect society from these terrible crimes. However, police officers are as human and fallible as anyone . . . C. C. Blake explores an unspeakable crime that pits two cops against one another in this explosive story.
A Baby's Cry
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 80,120. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Seeking a quieter and safer environment for their baby, Anna and Joe, move into a cottage in a small village in Suffolk. One day, Joe loses patience with Anna and accuses her of being overprotective towards the baby - words that come back to haunt him later that day when Ben disappears from his pram. The story then follows Anna and Joe’s emotional journey as the police search for Baby Ben.