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Behind The Fire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Emily and Bobbie Jessup stand accused of first-degree arson. Something led them to leave their children with a sitter while they embarked on a fire-bug spree. That something was a secret they’d promised to protect. This is an amazing story of one couple’s battle to protect their town from a dangerous threat. Is this a tale of insanity or great heroism? You won’t know until the very last page.
The Shattered Lens
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Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Charlie gets much more than he bargained for when he breaks into a house across the street from a construction project he's working on. All he is looking for is some drugs to carry on his dependency, but he finds that sometimes dangers lurk where you least expect them. A SHORT STORY: With extra bonus chapter from "The Steel Van Man"
Necessary Evil of Nathan Miller
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Series: Nightmares Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,520. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Caitlin's body tells a brutal tale of torture, kidnap and rape that she will never forget. Her only lifeline is Nathan, the mysterious man who saved her life and promised to protect her. But Nathan is a broken man, hounded by his own demons and secrets he can't bear to tell. Caitlin will stop at nothing to get her life back. Can she trust Nathan to help her - or will his past destroy them both?
A Life of Death: 4
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A cemetery can be far more comforting than just a resting place for the dead, especially for reclusive teenagers. With the prospect of romance, Alex and Paige visit a Civil War battlefield for their school research paper, but ghosts find Alex wherever he goes. Will their fledgling romance survive? And how many times can a person die?
A Life of Death: 3
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Skeletons from the past are haunting more than just Alex—esteemed adults within the community and even teachers. Alex is confronted with the true tests of life, but can he find the courage to stand up for those in need, including his stepfamily? There is more at stake than bruised ribs and broken bones, and Alex may have to pay the price.
Rapture
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Unicorn Productions. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
From a Stephen King prompt - a stalking wife abducts her ex-husband.
Damien Loose, Episode 7 - Coming Down
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Series: Damien Loose. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Episode 7 of 10. After a crazy Saturday involving guns, farmers markets and a little drunken debauchery, the Berchshires want to enjoy a relaxing Sunday without a kid around. Unfortunately the hunter becomes the hunted when Damien's ex-girl friend kidnaps him, and the cops decide he's now a suspect in his Uncle's murder. Things get heated as Damien closes in on a killer.
Thirst & Perks: A Lurking In The Shadows Novella
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Series: Lurking In The Shadows. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,310. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
Reese Parker, a former Philadelphia Homicide Detective turned Private Investigator, is hired by a mysterious man to find a young woman as a serial killer has been leaving bloodless bodies around the city. This case takes him on a dark path through the city introducing him to predators lurking in the shadows that may have been responsible for his sister's disappearance seven years ago.
She Screams
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Price: Free! Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Two thieves with sociopathic tendencies meet their end at the hands of two others just like themselves.
In het spoor van de Hopduvel
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Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 14. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: Dutch. Published: August 16, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Vier griezelige detectiveverhalen, of griezelverhalen met een crimineel thema, gesitueerd in de "Duvelse Driehoek" van Affligem-Erembodegem-Meldert, en in nu onherroepelijk vervlogen tijden toen de hoppeteelt nog volop bloeide... Deze verhalen dienen als achtergrond bij een vertelwandeling met 5 verhalen en 3 ballades over de legendarische Hopduvel.
Trip Down Memory Lane
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Series: DI Ivor Gunn, Book 3. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 13,370. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Memory Lane High School is full of secrets. Did Tanya Parker really fall to her death into the swimming pool? DI Ivor Gunn investigates, but he's about to be tested to his limits
God's Gonna Cut You Down
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Price: Free! Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
Everyone hates a Monday. It is the worst day of the week. The employees of Johnson Incorporated are about to have the worst Monday ever when a masked gunman enters the building. At first it seems that the gunman is just randomly shooting people, but could there be more behind the clown face mask?
Cold Hard Truth
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Series: DI Ivor Gunn, Book 2. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 17,410. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Jake Mayhew and Danny Webb are on trial for their lives. Did they kill Chloe Matherson, or are they being set up elaborately? DI Ivor Gunn is doubting the evidence? Does he have the right people? Truth will out.
Nightmares of Caitlin Lockyer
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Series: Nightmares Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: Australian English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Six months ago, Nathan's sister was brutally murdered. Now the former playboy desires only one thing: revenge. Late at night, Nathan trudges down the beach where his sister's body was found. He's searching for answers, but all he finds is a new nightmare: another girl's tortured body. Only this one isn't dead . . . yet. Can find out who's responsible before it's too late?
Don Whitman's Masterpiece
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Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Don Whitman was a high school boy who did a bad and bloody thing. Now the pipe's all filled with cement and the adults tell his name to scare us—all except Mr Gregor: Mr Gregor knows the truth. He told it to me once, with details...
Alexandra (Quest for Justice Series:1)
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Price: $3.40 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
When her daughter is brutally killed by an evil sociopath, Alexandra Storm realizes that justice is the last thing she would get in a society corrupted by the lure of power and greed. Appalled by the corruption, crime and cruelty around her, Alexandra embarks on a mission to eradicate the evil and deliver justice to the poor and the helpless while she hunts for her daughter’s killer,Lynn Brook.
Echoes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
The Earth is being invaded by stealth. In San Paradiso, California, a serial killer preys on young women with all clues pointing to the mayor, despite his foolproof alibis. A senator dies mysteriously, while his widow becomes the target of an extortion attempt based on her secret fantasies. Investigating reporter Laura Bennett finds herself unexpectedly at the center of a demonic plot.
Soul Smuggler
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
Who is Mercer? Coyote. Soul Smuggler. A body-hopping, phantasmal anti-hero. A disenfranchised spirit doomed to inherit the earth, cursed by both Heaven and Hell. An enemy of God, but no friend of the devil. Soul Smuggler collects 6 Mercer tales: "The Coyote," "Soul Smuggler," "The Second Option," "Abomination of Desolation," "Mercer's Ghost," and "The Coyote's Word."
A Life of Death: 2
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Historical Society offers proof Alex’s visions are real, but he begins to question whether his ability is a blessing or a curse. Uncertain, Alex attempts to use it to see his dead father again and speak for those in need. But his newfound aspirations may unveil skeletons hidden close to home.
A Life of Death: 1
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Homicide detective Alex Drummond is confronted with the past through his son’s innocent question. Alex’s tale of his troubled senior year unfolds revealing loss, drunken abuse, and mysterious visions of murder and demonic children. Is he going insane? With the help of his close friend Paige Kurtley, Alex must find the source of his misfortune and ensure his sanity.