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Honorable Assassin
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Series: The MacMaster Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,160. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Book One of The MacMaster Chronicles; a story of murder, coming of age and retribution. A young Terry Kingston witnesses the separate murders of his parents. As he grows to manhood, he resolves to find out why they were murdered and to take revenge on those responsible. Nearing his ultimate target, he meets Gordon MacMaster, a professional assassin who can more than beat him at his own game.
Bravo TWO Sierra
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,930. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Only a madman attacks a U.S. Naval vessel in the middle of a raging hurricane. Santana J. Roja is just that madman. Set in the lush rain forest of Honduras and the stormy Caribbean Sea, Bravo TWO Sierra follows the lives of Roja and his band of cutthroat, Satan worshiping pirates, and the crew of the USS MASSASOIT a fleet tug counting down the hours before she's sent to the razor blade pile.
The Square-Shaped Tear
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,400. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When marine biologist, Zaid, encounters a leather-back turtle, he names Salt, he is drawn into the life of one of Earth’s most enigmatic marine creatures. Part experiment, part adventure, his small crew must navigate love, time and the great oceans of the world to protect this sea-giantess and her species from commercial slaughter.
Triorion: Awakening (Book One)
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Series: Triorion, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,470. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Triorion: Awakening finds five-year-old triplets Jetta, Jaeia, and Jahx struggling to survive on a harsh alien planet under the thumb of their brutal owner. When the Dominion discovers their extraordinary telepathic talents, they are coerced into military service.
Adieu La Vie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,290. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A woman is murdered. She and her son have lived as outcasts since the Occupation, reviled by fellow villagers - she for cohabiting with a German officer, he for being fathered by him - and no one is surprised when the son is convicted of the murder. Years later, an unassuming widow tries to kill an old man in a nursing home. Even at the dawn of the new millennium there are accounts to be settled.
Fear Not (Book 3 in the Wilton/Strait Mystery Series)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,850. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Brian Strait and Andrea Wilton discover that relationship and intrigue go together when they embark on their third adventure, back to the Caribbean. A visit cut short, the two sleuths uncover a plot that challenges their faith when they search to clear a friend of murder. Their hunt for truth brings them head to head with the black market, human contraband, and culprits who will stop at nothing to
Fraud on the Court: One Adoptee's Fight to Reclaim his Identity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In his startling new memoir, Mike Chalek reveals how the adoption practices of the "Baby Scoop Era" led to his fraudulent placement with an adoptive family that had purchased him for $200 from a well-known baby broker. He delves into the details of his highly charged quest to reunite with his family of origin, and we get a first-hand glimpse into the difficulties faced by many adult adoptees.
Последний паломник
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: Russian. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Американский Корпус мира. Что скрывалось за ним? В этой книге, первой из трилогии, действие происходит на просторах вчерашнего СССР, где царит беззаконие. Госдепартамент США, совершенно не подготовленный к операциям в бывших союзных республиках, посылает сотни добровольцев, рвущихся оказывать помощь. Один из них, Грей Палмер, сталкивается с криминальной структурой и вливается в нее.
The Rotten Roots
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Price: Free! Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When Zorgos the Darcian travels to Kentai to take over his father’s market stall he reluctantly accepts the fact that life will be a mundane slog. Little does he know that he will soon begin the slippery descent into the city’s treacherous black market where his tranquil existence will be filled with devilish intrigue and dangerous deeds.
Letters From A Student In Communist Poland
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Letters
The mid-1980s was shortly before freedom arrived in the USSR and its European satellites. In 1984/85 I corresponded with a Polish student from Nysa, who studied in Katowice. My friend, Miroslawa, struggled with a lack of freedoms. She could not travel to the U.K., as she desired. Before Polish independence, "Mirka" filled her life with music and various items that she bought on the black market.