Books tagged: hired killer

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His Last Shot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Lance Corporal prides himself on being the best professional killers. He's never missed a shot. But when his grandfather dies, he finds himself remembering the past and how it shaped his character. This story is part of the printed collection, Bones of the Woods.
Righteous Revenge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,720. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Patrik Forsberg was forced to make two difficult decisions and, in doing so, discovered a paradox. Despite his insignificance in the randomness of life, the hired killer could affect order--both simple and complex. He could improve one life with love, but he could also change the course of history with a single bullet.
Ghosts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
He calls himself Ben…sometimes. Mostly he doesn’t think of his name so other people won’t either. He kills people for a living, but he has standards. He uses astrology to help him follow the right path. Only now, someone is following his path—someone he doesn’t trust. Someone who’ll kill the astrologers helping him. The astrologers, who have no idea who he is.
Killing Mum
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Arranging contract killings was Carlos's business, but he'd never expected that someone might want his mother dead! The anonymous letter had arrived addressed to 'Charlie' and only two people called him by that name. So either his wife had just hired him to whack her mother-in-law, or his mother was looking for help to put an end to her misery. Carlos was hoping he'd find another explanation...
No Refuge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,100. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Oklahoma wildlife photographer Jim Cutter had nothing more in mind than making a decent image of a hungry coyote. Instead, a different kind of predator, a hired killer, appeared in his viewfinder and a cold-blooded murder was captured in startling color on a digital memory card. In that fraction of a second, the photographer became the prey.
Caleb's Price
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Cattle vs. Sheep...Grazers vs. Squatters...Life vs. Death... Joey, a nine-year-old orphan, leads a lonely existence. His uncle and aunt have an impending range war on their hands and don't take much notice of him. Then a mysterious stranger named Caleb enters his life. Caleb, a gunman who is in turn tender and brutal, has a deadly secret.. Will he save the downtrodden settlers, or destroy them?
Those Who Leave
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 314,350. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Angelo Vargas was an enigma, a man from nowhere who had followed a perilous path through a restless and eventful life. Time had come to leave his diplomatic activities behind, settle in England and search for his shrine. His partner – the unrestrained and incorrigible Japanese Tadashi Ishihara – shared Vargas’ dream, but there was one more assignment looming over the horizon…
Death Angel: a short story of literary fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by Crescere Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
What kind of person works as a mercy killer? What makes a death a mercy killing, instead of murder? A 4,500 manuscript word / 18-page short story on death, and life, from the point of view of a man who is intimately familiar with the former.
Trail Back to Eagle Rock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,750. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Eagle Rock buried his father on a rainy Wyoming morning. Blake rode away from his father’s grave, his place and the girl he loved. He killed the man who murdered his father and kept riding. Blake’s gun was fast and his nerve steady until the day he knew he had to return home to the Eagle Rock and the girl he left behind. There was just one more fight to finish.
Scoot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,980. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by Sabledrake Enterprises. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
An assassin who's just accepted her latest contract, complete with target, weapon, and half her fee up front. A skateboarding purse-snatcher, cruising along, always on the lookout for the next opportunistic score. When their paths cross, it's bad news for both. Lives in danger. Livelihoods on the line. Can't go to the police. What would YOU do? SCOOT!