Books tagged: greed

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Cry For Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,650. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An exciting thriller that takes readers inside one of the nation’s most exclusive bastions of wealth; Palm Beach. The story follows hot-shot attorney Jason Justice as he delves into the affairs of a young girl who needs assistance in locating her missing step father who may have not only staged her mother's suicide, he also vanished with her family fortune.
Requiem for Greed
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A satirical play in 2 acts showing what preceded and caused the Great Recession.
Bad People/Ugly Lives
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,360. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The corruption and criminal malfeasance that masquerades as law. An accurate description of the cocaine trade, and the dual role played by the participants real and believable as told by a man with experience. Psychological analysis that puts the reader into the heads of those involved: ammunition, greed, lust, violence, revenge, hope and motivation. An underlying transcendental theme: Reparation
The Bride Stands Alone
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Aspiring actress Kelly Myers meets powerful executive Larry Townsend. They fall in love, marry and honeymoon in Acapulco. During the honeymoon he suddenly disappears while scuba diving and is presumed dead. Kathy’s life is turned upside down as she learns he had a dark side and was involved in a criminal enterprise. Nothing is what it seems, including his disappearance and presumed death.
Sunshine Meadows
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Price: Free! Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Crime doesn't pay. Or does it? If you can't afford to buy something, you can just go and steal it, can't you? You'll probably get away with it. Unless you are really unlucky. Then you'll just have to live with the consequences. This is the tale of an ingenious robbery. One that goes wrong.
Yonni Hale and the Cosmic Wind
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 120,820. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
She was warned. She tried to avoid it. But Yonni Hale had to learn that life is not safe, not even in her small Kansas hometown of Pratt. When her friends' homes are in danger, Yonni must use her abilities to control the wind to save them. In the process, though, she exposes her family to danger, and must decide what is more important: justice or her family.
FIRECLOSURE How to burn down Wall Street and get away with it
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Fed up with Wall Street and Deaf leaders in Washington, Cal writes a simple "what if" e-book that goes "viral" and throws the country into chaos. Empty foreclosed houses are burning by the thousands, the President has his hands full, and the Wall Street 'Elite' are out to get the author. Hi speed chases, murder, terrorism, and love ensue..
The Case Of The Persian Plague
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Series: The MacMaster Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,220. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Book 4 of The MacMaster Chronicles is an fast-paced action novel of greed and betrayal. Gordon MacMaster thought himself retired with his love Anastasia Viuda, but the British Secret Service has other plans for him; deliver a ransom and bring a kidnapped British diplomat home from the Middle East. Conspiracy and betrayal mark MacMaster's journey.
The Sport
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Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Fireballing pitcher Conrad Bearing seemed to have come from nowhere. A rookie free-agent at 37, he was almost unhittable, mowing down the American League's best hitters as if they were scarecrows propped at the plate. But he was more publicity-averse and reporter-shy than Greta Garbo at her worst. One reporter was determined to crack Bearing's mystery, whatever it might take.
Discount
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Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Richard Schiffers, divorced middle-aged telephone lineman, feels he's gotten a raw deal from the System. Get enough beer into him and he'll tell you about it without being asked. But Schiffers's notions about the System depart rather dramatically from its true nature...which becomes obvious, and very important, when the true Power behind the System decides to take a hand.