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The Hanging
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
In this thrilling short story by Katherine Anne, a young man is forced to atone for the murder of his mother. Now that he's come of age, it's time for him to pay up. It's a life for a life, but can this daring teen escape execution with the knowledge of what really happened on the night of his mother's death? Or will he die like the killer he claims he's not?
Strategy for Growth: How to Double, Triple, or Even Quadruple Your Business in the Next Six Months
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: American English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / business development
Learn how to get your company growing faster than you thought possible and rekindle the excitement of building a thriving business! As the head of your business, you need to focus on strategy. Doubling your revenue and more in six months is entirely possible. And for everyone applying the principles in this book, it will lead to revitalizing change. So grab the book, and let’s get started!
The Ties That Bind
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The story of Clovis, a French lieutenant issued to look over the execution of Antione, the head of a local terrorist group. Antione is dead, but his memory will always remain.
Rain
Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
It's clear on Monday, it's sunny on Tuesday, it's bright and cheerful every day of the week... except Adoption Day. Five orphans huddled under London Bridge, careful to stay dry while waiting for their mysterious benefactor. Why wouldn't it stop raining for poor old Mr. Foxworth? What did God have against him?
Off With Their Heads!
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 6. Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Queen Victoria took being a queen to the head literally. Anyone she didn’t like would be sent to the chopping block where she became famous “Off with their heads,” and off they went, but one day that would all change when she yelled out “Off with his head.”
Black Blood; The public execution of black life; How to Live in a World with Racism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A black plague has landed upon our doorsteps, more so in low-income black communities and neighborhoods but nonetheless on the heads of our black men. Our black men’s blood is filling the streets around the world fast while the screams of their loved ones fill the air echoing across every social media and news show covering the story.
50 Last Words of Executed Criminals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This book explores the last words of 50 criminals facing execution, ranging from angry outbursts at the injustice of it, to pleas of innocence and begs for mercy. This book will give you an insight into the mind of a criminal in their last moments and demonstrate what an impossible task it is to choose your last words for humanity to hear.
The Master Executioner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,380. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Western
Ordinary people do not understand Oscar Stone. Everything he does, he does impeccably. He is a profound student of his art, completely versed in its traditions over the centuries. He is a student of ropes and their properties, a master of the latest scientific knowledge about the human neck, a careful calculator of weights and drops, and an exacting observer of results.
Cold Blue Midnight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,940. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In Indiana the condemned die at midnight. Killers like Peter Tapley, a twisted man who lived in his mother's shadow and took his hatred out on trusting young women. Six years after Tapley's execution, his ex-wife Jill is trying to live down his crimes. But somewhere in the chilly night someone won't let her forget. Someone who still blames her for her husband's hideous deeds.
New England Law Review: Volume 48, Number 4 - Summer 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,050. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
The development of death penalty law and historical figures in this process, as Symposium: "A Look Back at the History of Capital Punishment." Volume 48, Summer 2014, has articles by such leading scholars as Evan Mandery, Michael Meltsner, Phyllis Goldfarb, and Zachary Baron Shemtob. The history and anomalies of the development of capital punishment law in the U.S. are explored, plus student work.