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A Felony of Birds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,070. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Native American Fish & Wildlife Investigator, Rhoda Deerwalker, finds more than she bargained for when a routine bird smuggling case turns deadly. Promoted to head of security she stumbles on a survivalist cult, a terrorist plot, and her roots as a Native American. Along the way she also finds romance. It's an exciting read from beginning to end.
The King of Central Park
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,280. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a brilliant criminal decides to steal 3000 paintings from the Metropolitan Museum in New York, he seals off all of Central Park and turns it into a kingdom for a day. For the king, he conscripts a nerdy accountant--why? Because he's a 42-short, and that's the only size king suit they have available. Join Emerson the King and his pot-smoking mom for the most audacious comic heist of all time
Make a Move
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,990. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Set in a seedy district of Paris, MAKE A MOVE is a slacker-thriller, its reluctant heroes operating with consummate indifference and bleak, occasionally childish humour. Told across six episodes, each a tale in itself, this is a story of beautiful spies and dirty pimps, of petty theft and cinematic history, of strained integrity and callous betrayal. “How can you not love it here?”
Count Me Out
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,980. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jet Heywood stars in Britain’s last fairground boxing booth and lives for his little daughter. His brother Scott is a security van driver, sick of his boring life, who agrees to help in a banknote heist – then disappears with the money. Scott’s gang think Jet knows where he is. They’ll pressurise him and, if that fails, they’ll take his daughter. But Jet’s no pushover.
One Step Closer
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Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Life jumps the rails, runs away from you and there’s no catching it up. Not ever. A free short story from Iain Rowan, winner of the Derringer Award for best short crime story. "I mean it," the gunman shrieked, and he pointed the revolver at Ward, the end of the barrel moving in tiny circles with the shaking of his hands. "I mean it. One step closer..."
Siam Rendezvous
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 101,930. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
From his less than auspicious New York City formative years, William Francis Flower thoughts have been obsessed with cravings for financial success. By and large a timid, yet strong-willed, ambitious pragmatist; he could not settle for anything less than all he deserved. A point in time converge with circumstances dictate his future journey.
Reversal of Redemption
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Series: Templar, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,990. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jason Gregg receives a mysterious gift from an unknown benefactor, only to have it disappear. An ambulance chaser and a wealthy financier join forces to bring down the dark side in a financial thriller that has both sides trumped by an unexpected intervention. Can the scandal remain secret from those to be affected, or is someone going to pay the ultimate price? ISBN: 978-0-9869492-0-3
Death in the Air -- A Treasure Hunters Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Moving into a 100-year-old house believed to hide treasure of the infamous Oklahoma outlaw Fred Barton, is the beginning of what turns into a living nightmare for one newlywed couple. Will they succumb to the deadly secret of the old home?
Lightning Rider
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Twenty-six year-old Jessie Scout had endured a life steeped in pain. She had come to Las Vegas, a city of risk, not to gamble. But to collect. This short work won Canada's top literary prize for crime fiction, the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Short Story, presented by the Crime Writers of Canada.
Idol Hands
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Cargo Pilot Rosco Little just wanted to make his run and get paid; not run for his life. Just looking at the girl, he knew she would bring him no end of trouble. But having seen her, it was far too late. And the gods always require a sacrifice. This is the first in a series of rollicking space adventures for Cargo Pilot Rosco Little. Cover by Rob Kelly