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Ironic Infidelity (A Short Story)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When David finds out his wife Janis is having an affair he is heartbroken.He loves his wife, but the ultimate betrayal she has committed with her lover is too much for David to bear. The only solution he can see to get revenge is murder his wife’s lover. However, David’s brutal plan isn’t as straightforward as he thinks. This short story is 3723 words long.
Stain of Blood
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 137,160. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Families and their distinctive identities are forged from many forces and influences regardless of the culture from which they emerge. It is the people that populate families that intrigue their histories. The Fullenwieder’s were not aristocratic, famous, notorious, or in any other way outwardly noteworthy, yet a chronicle of their history could only be described as remarkable.
The Bettor's Club
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,560. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A rich playboy gets mixed-up with a depraved gambling club that bets on whether complete strangers live or die and soon finds himself in over his head with debt. In order to save himself he's forced to commit a series of horrible crimes.
Take Her and Run
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Desperate to protect a young girl from further abuse at the had of her father, Ungelica takes her and flees the province. They embark on a journey across Canada with only a vague idea of where they might end up. Bittersweet memories and regrets haunt Ungelica along with fear of discovery as she tries to make new, happier memories for her precious little girl.
Everything Sucks #7, Win
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Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Kate wasn't your typical Oklahoma farm girl. She was ambitious, brilliant, and deadly. A born predator with a sweet, bashful smile.
Arms and the Lady
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,130. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Junior editor Ainslie ‘Lee' James is intrigued about meeting the author of the impressive novel she is working on, and when Mike Mainwaring walks into her office there is immediately a spark between them.
Tread Softly
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
"You don't attract trouble. You go looking for it." Beatrice is supposed to be on holiday. But before long, she's up to her neck in corruption, murder and Rioja. 'Thrilling new crime fiction from a seriously good author' - Annemarie Neary, author of A Parachute in the Lime Tree.
The Ducati Girl - Toxic Connection
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Series: The Ducati Girl, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
On September 20th, 1994 an Italian journalist and her camera operator were ambushed and assassinated during daylight in the streets of Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia. Just hours before she was shot with a bullet in the head, the young journalist made a phone call to her boss in Rome asking permission to stay an extra day on her assignment because she was about to uncover something sensational.
Eternity (The Calnis Chronicles #2.2) (The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain #1: Emergence)
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Series: The Calnis Chronicles of the Tarimain, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Having escaped an ambush, Luke must discover who, or what, is controlling the police. But is he willing to put his recently discovered immortality on the line for his new allies? 
The second Chronicle in the Tarimain series.
The Outcry
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Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
What would you do if you had an important decision to make, even if it meant you might loose everything you built your life on? Lukas Baily has only one chance to make things work the choice he makes will determine the outcome of his future.
Guest of Honor
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Price: Free! Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Megan Dust, after recently losing her parents, hitches a ride with Bart Simms, a Minneapolis attorney. Along the way, they meet up with a local farming family, and in exploring their backwoods home, Megan uncovers a secret that leads to a bloody trail of a crazed killer.
Prima che cominci il giorno
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Series: Purple Red, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,290. Language: Italian. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
L’incontro tra Vittorio(uno vecchio scrittore famoso) e Kevin ( un giovane e promettente scrittore) avviene di mattina presto. Per le strade di Roma alla ricerca di una vita passata. Il film che non si può fare per mancanza di fondi. Brigitte, un amore mai dimenticato. Passioni, amori, tradimenti, corruzione sotto il cielo di Roma.
For Blood And Loyalty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,690. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Queens, New York story of love, loss, Brotherhood and vengeance set in the world of drugs and organized crime during a scorching hot summer in 1999.
Goodness in Her Being
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
To begin with a child is murdered. Afterwards a mix of prayer and poetry designed to illustrate discomforts within a Catholic belief system. The writing may be considered disjointed and fragmented as metaphor of this system. The writing is not to be taken seriously; rather, it is simply an imaginative possibility that may work.
Missy and the Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Five-year-old Missy really wants to see her neighbor's new kittens. He's not a very nice man, but she's sure she can sneak into his garage where the kittens live and he'll never even know she was there. Only some men will go to any length to hide their secrets, especially from a little girl whose parents don't know where she went.
Sugar Town
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Price: Free! Words: 218,750. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A family is decimated in the aftermath of a terrible crime and no voice is raised in protest. Can a town that prides itself on its sense of community survive without the promise of justice? In Sugar Town, a teen-aged girl, an epileptic boy, an alcoholic murderer and a spirit-seeking outsider, drawn together by a curiously enabling piece of space debris, show the way to redemption.
Leicht verdientes Geld
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: German. Published: February 18, 2013 by Turnshare Ltd.- Publisher. Category: Essay » Business
Er war es gewöhnt seine Handelsgeschäfte am Telefon abzuwickeln. Als ihn ein Fremder telefonisch zu einer Wette aufforderte, hielt er mit, denn wer nicht wagt der nicht gewinnt.
The Man of Nightstone
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A daring bounty hunter, Althadis, claiming to be one of the world's most skilled sorcerers, has come to the city-state of Pallos announcing that he's hot on the trail of the Whisper, the world's most infamous assassin. No one has ever escaped Whisper's blade or seen his face. Of course, everyone thinks Althadis is completely insane. But sometimes the lesser evil is the crazier man.
Speak for the Dead
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Series: Streets of Crawfield, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,960. Language: Australian English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
A girl, alone... In a bad part of town... She has taken it upon herself to remind those who break the law that their actions have consequences. She is not the only one, and there are people who intend to remind her what her actions mean. What price will they ask, and will it be too high to pay?
Un anno, un giorno
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Series: Purple Red, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,010. Language: Italian. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Roberta, ex attrice, e Giovanni Astardi,un attore di successo in disgrazia s'incontrano dopo molti anni.Ricordano il loro amore e le loro vite sospese.Giovanni torna a Roma alla ricerca di un successo perduto mentre Roberta cercò di riprendersi da quella visita che l’aveva molto destabilizzata e provata.Forse un anno o un giorno s'incontreranno o mai più.