Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller

Eve's Refusal
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
St. Francis knew it, Bobby McGee learned it, and Andrew Thurston meets the realization head on. Eve is a nobody – just a dirty, mentally challenged homeless woman who stands on a street corner in her rags and "prophesies." But she knows exactly what she possesses, what most of those who pity her don't have. "Eve's Refusal" is a Flannery O'Connor-esque short story of approximately 3,400 words.
Sarah
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Price: Free! Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
An imprisoned actress recalls how, when her one-woman show bombs and her director-husband suffers a tragic accident, she has only two performances left to turn the show into a success and save her sanity and her life. A contemporary story inspired by a character from Chekov's writings on theatre.
Consolata's Companion
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,080. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The Other. Doppelganger. Egregore. They are within. We need them, they need us. Without them we cannot live.
The Doll Before the Last One
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Murder Mystery Short Story. New York detective Carl Simeon has no family on the planet. Each day is a battle against his suicidal inner demons. Meanwhile, there's a new serial killer on the rise. But when the two meet face to face, the shocking revelations that the killer brings to light forces Carl to face death in the cruellest way. One which he could never have imagined. Or wished for.
Anson
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2013 by Kalyko Studios. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The twisted reign of a deranged serial killer threatens the low-country of South Carolina. Amid sweet magnolias, giant live oaks and ocean breezes, he stalks the heart of a close-knit family circle, seeking vengeance for his dead brother.
21 Izbrisanih
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,850. Language: Croatian. Published: February 8, 2013 by Marraii. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
U distopijskom kôdiranom društvu, Sarah je mislila da je sigurna ako se pridržava pravila. Jedan običan razgovor dovest će do najgoreg--oduzimanja kôda. Kôd je život, bez njega ne postojiš--što će Sarah itekako osjetiti na svojoj koži.
Dead Awakening: The Complete Lenny Holcomb Mysteries
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,520. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Lenny Holcomb is on the beat, death is only the beginning of the story. Reporter Lenny Holcomb speaks for the dead. He tells their final stories. He writes their obituaries. After decades on the obit desk, Lenny has learned to uncover something else - the dying secrets of the dead. This sends him back on the streets to take down the politically-connected power brokers atop PA's capital city.
Secrets of the Dead
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In his sequel to Fatal Dead Lines, real-life journalist John Luciew doubles the action and triples the suspense in his fictional media world. And the odds against Harrisburg, Pa., newspaper reporter Lenny Holcomb ever finding the truth couldn't be higher. It's a rip-roaring political yarn with an authentic, torn-from-the-headlines feel. You won't be able to put it down.
Lost In Thought
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,380. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A scifi adventure mixed with a psychological thriller and given a fantasy twist. A secret that could change the world is lost inside a scientist’s comatose mind. The only hope - an unproven, untested mind-link technology. But in the labyrinth of the Brainscape, death is real. Secrets spawn riddles wrapped in metaphor. Stories come alive. And monsters are made flesh.
The Fate of Humanity
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Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Time itself is a constant, drifting forward at a steady pace. Man fights to survive during its brief existence in Time, trying to keep up with Time's incessant progression. Though when Man attempts to outrun Time, might it in essence be condemning itself to an unending cycle of war, death, greed, and suffering? This is the question faced by the one who takes the first stride in outrunning time.
Paper Thin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,590. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Corporate yes-man Frank Osgood is thrilled when new goldenboy Eric Sarobbin brings unmatched success to his paper company. But Eric’s morals are paper thin, and his taste for teenagers leads to a million-dollar cover-up. With Frank still reeling from the implications, Eric skips town. When a reporter rakes up big-time dirt on Eric, Frank must keep the paper empire from going up in flames.
The Sink
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(Short Story plus a Bonus Novella) "The Sink" is my take on one of Hemingway's better-known stories about hunting in Africa. Needless to say, my more feminist-minded first-readers did not take kindly to it, although others found it to be an insightful portrait of what can go wrong when the interpersonal dynamics within a marriage change in an unexpected way.
Rare Assassin
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Julia Munx is a prominent psychiatrist who also writes a magazine advice column and presents a TV series. Her busy and well balanced life is thrown into turmoil following increasingly frightening contact from a would be patient using the false name Gregory. He proves his claim to be a professional assassin before their eventual first meeting. This results in terrible consequences for them both.
Billy (a novelette)
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Price: Free! Words: 19,160. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
This is a revised and extended version of the short story, 'The Third Anniversary.' It's been nearly three years since the school killings, and Billy Jones is still haunted by what happened and struggles on how to deal with an episode that will scar the town for a long time.
Crash '85
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,400. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A chartered DC-8, carrying over 200 hundred soldiers crashes in Gander Newfoundland after an explosion on board. A soldier who witnesses this knows the official cause of icing on the wings is a cover-up. He begins a quest to prove it was murder, but soon realizes he is up against those who will kill to keep their deadly secrets buried.
Crazy Thoughts
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Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
A flash fiction tale of a scorned woman out for revenge. Will she go through with it?
Convincentes simulacros de vida
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Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
La noche que Arturo, en una ciudad y una casa extrañas por motivos de trabajo, cree ser testigo de una violación, su vida cambia de manera inexorable. Obsesionado con una mujer a la que apenas ha visto unos segundos, deja atrás su trabajo, su casa y a su familia para acometer una búsqueda que lo llevará por caminos y experiencias impensables hasta entonces en busca de una joven pelirroja.
The Sound and the Philpott
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Memories can be dangerous. They have the power to cast long shadows. They can ensnare the unwary and the desperate. They can trap and hold captive. In that sense, they're a bit like outhouses, which also trap and hold captive. Escape is seldom easy, even with the help of an cybernetic dog and an android call girl.
Misisipi
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 148,020. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
"M-I-S-I-S-I-P-I" - When we need them to, some lies become truth. A tragic childhood act has been rippling out across 25 years and now, in New Orleans on the eve of Hurricane Katrina, it's a tidal wave which will engulf everyone it touches.
Served Cold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A promise is something Wayne Reynolds does not take lightly, even if it's made under duress. When a case of mistaken identity costs a man his life, Wayne makes a promise that will require all of his courage, compassion and integrity to keep.