Books tagged: corrupt government

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The Capital Underground
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,370. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Capital Underground is a glimpse of the chilling life of Ari Hirsch, who at sixty-nine remains incognito somewhere in America's Witness Protection Program. His story involves a monumental case of national security, shedding light on the deception and casualties of America's forty-year War on Drugs. The stories in this book are based on true events.
Strange Bedfellows: Foul Play Fair Play Foreplay
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 87,740. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Ever wonder what happens to your trash? You might be surprised to know the government sent some on an all expense-paid Southern cruise. Strange Bedfellows is not that ship’s log but while truth is often stranger than fiction, it’s rarely as much fun. Come aboard and meet tugboat captain Elliot, investigative reporter Alexandra, and a motley crew of politicians, social-climbers, and crooks.
The Burn
Series: The Burn, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,050. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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The Burn is full of nuclear fallout, roving gangs, anarchy, unreliable plumbing. That's what Terra's father says. But she hates life in her comfortable colony at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean, and she would pay any price to leave. When she escapes, she must decide where her loyalty lies: with the colony she despises or the Burn, where every day is a race for survival.
The Imperial Connection
Price: Free! Words: 85,810. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Recently retired Air Force Intel officer Mike Foley discovers the guy who took a bullet for him during the Gulf War may be a homeless guy living in a small desert town. He leaves Chicago to find him. After arriving he finds a local, and very beautiful woman, who aids the homeless. They locate "Homeless Rick." To their surprise, the next morning he's found drowned in one of the irrigation canal
Vatican Knights
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,550. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012 by Hive Collective. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
While on a visit to the USA, the Pope is kidnapped by a terrorist cell. If the demands are not met, they will execute the pope. So when an FBI Specialist is called to track down the terrorists, she learns that she is not alone - an elite group of commandos labeled the Vatican Knights. When she gets too close to the truth and becomes the new target, the cell must go through Knights first
Blown to Smithereens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,960. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
An actress and a security expert attempt to overthrow a planetary government and unveil the identities of its robotic rulers.
Angels Mark
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,410. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Futuristic America is geographically divided, with two governing presidents: John Williams and Japanese-American Ann Kinji. Conspiracy, greed and a lust for power are at the root of this plot-twisting thriller about corrupt government; when the future of the nation depends on former private detective Serena Wilcox and her unlikely crew.
The Reaping
Series: The Burn, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,280. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The government is perfecting the loyalty serum, and Terra knows what that means—the agents will have absolute control. Now she faces her most daunting challenge yet: she must return to the colony to ask the council—and her father—to help her destroy the serum. With the aid of old friends and unexpected allies, Terra races toward a confrontation that will decide her fate on the Burn forever.
Feathers of Silver
Series: Feathers, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,540. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Danielle and her friend Hunter grew up in a government-issued experiment, where they were grafted with wings. Three years later, Danielle and Hunter are living with several other winged kids in a mansion in California. When the government threatens her family, will Danielle be able to save them or will she fall to the hands of those who made her who she is?
The Remains of Fate: Book One: Survivors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,210. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » Action
King Darian III has just learned of a vision that foretells his assassination by one of his own Mages. He has no knowledge about his would-be assassin, other than the nickname "The Red Sparrow". Now he will take drastic measures to assure his survival and few are safe from his wrath. A select few survivors will have to go into hiding, but fate seems to have other plans for them.