Books tagged: armed robbery

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The Man with the Blue Nose
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Part crime story, part exploration of reality and how we perceive it, The Man with the Blue Nose offers a lighthearted glimpse into the life of Lucy Jones, a woman who believes her own lies so completely she might just change her life—or ruin it forever.
Just Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,660. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What made a promising university student become a bank robber? How did a world traveler become an internationally wanted criminal? This book is a story of discovery and dreams; of loss and struggle. It will show how the path of crime is not always easy to predict. As the story progresses, a harrowing account of time spent in American prisons is given, where slowly the past unravels.
The Floating Orphan of Rainbow Ridge / For the Future
Series: 2nd Civil War. Price: Free! Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Two Short Stories- The Floating Orphan of Rainbow Ridge: A new bio-weapon has the town of Rainbow Ridge under military quarantine, but some members of the community have no intention of waiting around to die. For the Future: A wounded veteran finds a group of likeminded people with plans to change the world.
The Missing Gun
Series: Hawker of the Yard, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 22,400. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00)
London in the early months of WW2. When a pawnbroker’s assistant is wounded by a gunman wearing a gasmask it looks like a simple case of a bungled armed robbery, but the more Detective Inspector Hawker looks into it, the more confusing it becomes. A red-headed soldier, a missing gun, a dead cat, an empty violin case and a damaged violin are only a few of the threads that have to be unwound.
Short Story Money Grows on Trees
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Hank is a loser with woman, and works in a dead end job with a fancy title but nowhere to go but down. Then one day the hotel where he works is held up on the graveyard shift by masked men and Hank stumbles on an opportunity to get rich quick.
Staying Out
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,190. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A girl, newly released from prison, tries desperately to stay out of trouble. But someone out there wishes her back inside again.
The Chicken Suit
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.00)
When you’re about to get the chop in the dog-eat-dog motor trade and the blonde with a brace of sawn-off shotguns in her bag is eyeing up an ‘80s muscle car, there’s only one thing left to do – reach for the chicken suit! Another short story from Roger Busby which will entertain you and amuse with the pitfalls of the motor trade.
Conflict of Interest
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,220. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A new job, a fresh start, and things are looking up for Harry. Maybe going straight isn't so hard. He didn't expect to stumble over a job aimed at his new employer, for the kind of money a crook could retire on. It should be simple enough: tell the police, let them arrest the criminals, claim a reward. Sorted. Except Harry's not a snitch - and it's being organised by his mate...
Almost A Winner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Carl Phillips wasn't the brightest bulb in the package. He robs a convenience store and only gets $10.85. On his way out, he spots some scratch lottery tickets. He grabs a bunch as he leaves and his life will never be the same. How could a few silly scratch lottery tickets cause so much trouble?
Bobby and the Drug Store Robbery
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Bobby tells the story of robbing a drug store at gunpoint. He gives an insider's view of his desperation for drugs, hijacking a van, a crash after a police chase, faking seizures at the hospital, and ending up in prison for a long time.