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See Night Run
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,190. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
"I held my breath."--NPR ••• "Hume is forced to question everything he's ever believed in."--KIRKUS ••• Night Hume is an INET (Inter-Agency Narcotics Enforcement Taskforce) agent in Oregon. His years undercover have cost him a home, a marriage, a daughter. Assigned to buy from a college professor who sells to her students, he meets Ceredwen Lawrence---a most unlikely dealer.
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.
Making Monsters (sci-fi horror tales)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 134,610. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
About Making Monsters These stories fit into the sci-fi horror category. The characters, settings, styles and forces of evil vary. Aliens, vampires, zombies, monsters, cannibals and serial killers all make an appearance.
Harsh Climate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,420. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
On a lonely country road, in the cold of winter, two runaway teens are out of gas and stranded. They seek shelter in a distant farmhouse, only to find it's the lair of a gang of vicious kidnappers. Can they dodge the crooks and the weather long enough to save the kidnapped child...and themselves? HARSH CLIMATE is a fast paced novella of crime and suspense.
Promise Me Eternity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dr. Simon Patterson is a successful and well-respected neurosurgeon at Central Hospital in Seattle. He saves the life of the powerful mobster Carlo Vucci. Three weeks later, Christine, Carlo Vucci’s wife shows up at the hospital, complaining of terrible headaches. A series of shocking events follow that turn Dr. Patterson’s life into a nightmare.
Distortions
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
For 14 years, Quinn Masterson has been running from the murderer who ripped apart her troubled childhood. Her abduction seems like it happened yesterday; has he returned, or are distorted memories stalking her? The truth will rear its ugly head when Quinn’s first case with the FBI sucks her into a disquieting conspiracy that may leave Quinn longing for the simpler days of her tragic past.
Expensive Tastes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,640. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Blackout Sector: the ghetto of the Solar System. Follow Devon Argive as he plunges himself into a lawless world of deadly encounters, high-speed chases, illegal dealings and backstabbing criminals... a world where every step could be his last.
Idyllwild
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Series: The Sheriff Wyler Scott, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,250. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
He is a witchman and they took his home, life and now they are out to kill Mohany Rodriguez. But they didn't count on Sheriff Wyler Scott, nor an Cahuilla Indian capable of escaping to vengeance. It all comes together in this explosive chase through the lower California deserts and the mountains towering above Palm Springs California. It is the second in the Sheriff Wyler Scott series.
Bogus Bills ( Espionage Thriller / Mystery / Futuristic)
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Series: The Koniotis Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,710. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Koniotis Mysteries Book 5 The fifth Cyprus-based espionage thriller is played out in the context of a futuristic environment. There has been a peaceful political settlement on Cyprus of the long-running Greek-Turkish issue and much has changed. But once again Takis and Caitlyn become embroiled in murder and a terrorism-sponsored international counterfeiting campaign.
Wild People I Have Known
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Many of the people who live close to the wrong side of the law are colourful personalities. They live life with excitement and risk as part of their diet, and that disregard for personal safety manifests itself in behaviours that many of us consider to be unusual. While they have 'crossed the line" of acceptable behaviour, and their crimes may be deplorable, they are, nonetheless, human beings.