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Breakfast is Severed
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Price: Free! Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
'Breakfast is Severed' follows a man through a changing world after the life he knows is ripped away. America is in upheaval in the wake of a global food shortage. He learns, all too quickly, how we are all part of a precariously balanced community and when the balance is lost; society is devoured by the chaos of desperation. Follow David Cameron as he tries to survive the chaos of this new hell.
Cold Stairs
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Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Winner of an Honorable Mention Virginia Tech Literary Award, this story takes place in Eastern Kentucky and is based on what might have been a true ghost story. I consider this to be my best finished piece, and I look forward to your feedback. Enjoy!
It: The First Legend
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Series: The Legend of It, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
One man, unsuspecting, buys an amazing new house. However, there's something the previous owner forgot to mention....
Murder And Mayham
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Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Jack Mayham, a criminal defense attorney who has been fired from three law firms in four years, believes he's been given the chance of a lifetime to get back on his feet. Soon after depositing a retainer for $250,000, he learns saving the stunning Lisa LeRouse Bedford from the prosecuting attorney is the least of his worries.
The Last Nazi
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Price: Free! Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The Last Nazi is found in the American Midwest after 50 years! Born of German immigrants he takes on the bitterness of his family from the defeat in WWI; sympathizing with Hitler, he wields vengeance on an unsuspecting merchant of a local community. Yet, the ghosts of the past haunt him. His greatest fear of being found becomes a reality and his only salvation in the end, but it is too late.
Farmer's Grove
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Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
When Katie and her husband move to a small farm town in Wisconsin, some strange coincidences reveal an unbelievable horror.
Lotus: Revelation
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Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Cobra Clutch Entertainment. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Trained since birth to be one of the world's deadliest assassins, Michiko "Lotus" Akiyama is employed by the clandestine organization known only as SANCTUM to dispatch high-value targets of the lowest order. When she's assigned to eliminate rogue operative Shane Drake, she discovers that the agency she works for may not be as noble as they appear. Will she go through with the job?
A Death In Calgary
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Price: Free! Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Death had come to town to the small little town of Calgary and it will have a smaller population when he leaves. The people of Calgary are colorful and memorable. Sam is a good man with a heavy heart and a kind nature but the devil is at his door. Choices will have to be made....lives will depend on Sam. Can he turn back death.
The Gunpowder, Torture and Sorrow
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Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It's the night before his execution, and lying tortured and distraught in a cell in the Tower of London, Guy Fawkes despairs. This short story explains the final thoughts, memories, pains, beliefs and love of the man at the centre of the legendary gunpowder, treason and plot.
Photographic
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Price: Free! Words: 4,750. Language: American English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A man burdened with an image he can never forget seeks out the person whose chance encounter turned him into the cynical person he is today. Plagued by the image of the man found standing over the body of his mother, he hopes to fill the emptiness inside with a confrontation he has avoided for years.
Pension Day
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Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Dunny thought that he was onto a good thing when he stole that cab and used it to rob old-age pensioners. But today he may have picked up the wrong passenger... A short crime story about payback and bad decisions.
The Watch
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Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After her mother's suicide in 1870, Marie Lancater is sent to live with her aunt and uncle on their Rhode Island estate. Even in mourning she must always remain calm and well-mannered, as her future and marriage prospects would fall to pieces if society believed she was prone to madness like her mother. And she manages well enough – until the strange man begins appearing beneath her window.
What You Wish For
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Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
At twenty dollars, the antique Underwood is a steal. But is the flea market find a blessing, or a curse? Short story suspense, 20 pp.
Broken (a Tale of Breaking Benjamin)
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Series: Clements Academy. Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Clements Academy was established, somewhere around the year 2045, training the best and brightest orphans from around the world into the perfect agents. Weapons training, martial arts training, and small unit tactics are each on the curriculum for Clements students. Jon Talbaine has always been the black sheep of Clements, and now he's backed into a corner. How far will he go to get out?
Pugni chiusi
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Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: Italian. Published: June 8, 2013 by ZeugmaPad. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Brian è al suo ultimo combattimento: se vince potrà finalmente scappare da New City e lasciarsi alle spalle tutto quello che ha sofferto. Ma qualcosa va terribilmente storto.
A Ballad of Wayward Spectres: Day 1
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Series: A Ballad of Wayward Spectres, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 18,560. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Alyson Reid fled from home at the age of seventeen, surviving off of the wealthy by stealing their identities and draining their bank accounts. After a banking executive is murdered, she inadvertently takes on his wife's identity, and draws the attention of the police and the bank's internal investigation staff.
Gaslight
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Price: Free! Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It's London, 1920. Newly demobilized soldiers have flooded the capital's streets but an ungrateful country isn't ready for them. Harry Costello has returned from the horrors of the Somme to no job, no money and no prospects. Desperate times demand desperate measures and when an opportunity to burgle a house presents itself, Harry seizes the chance. But things don't go quite to plan...
Call Me Israel
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Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Call me Israel is a short story about strange accidental deaths at a university. The main character is a typical student that stumbles across a terrible truth that forces him into circumstances that he cannot change.
Monster In Me
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Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Charlie is a working man with a happy life, lovely husband, and beautiful daughter. Everything is alright when he gets a new job, but then all goes to hell when his husband is brutally murdered. Violet has a peaceful life as well, until she learns a secret that was probably meant to stay hidden.
A Most Helpful Text
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Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Journalist Madeline Ferrero's ability to spot patterns in online text leads her on a chase: to find the ‘Helpful Gremlin’ who’s been predicting disasters in the Chicago area without fail for over a decade. The hunt takes an unexpected twist when she starts getting texts from the mysterious Gremlin. But are they thinly veiled threats from someone with the talent to predict the future?