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A Desperate Mission
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,040. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this explosive thriller, former CIA operative Jack Connor must carry out one of the most daring covert missions ever undertaken – the rescue of his own daughter from prison in Central America. Only three obstacles stand in his way – the CIA, the Guatemalan Army, and a violent hurricane that threatens to tear his battered aircraft from the sky.
Annie - History Repeats Itself ... Another Alley Is in Danger
Series: Brook/Alley FBI Series, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 202,910. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
As she walked, she had the creepy feeling that someone was following her. She heard the echo of footsteps and saw a huge shadow behind her. She let her fear prod her into running. Suddenly, from behind her, a large hand covered with a sickly sweet dampness closed over her face. She realized that she hadn’t been paranoid after all. Her mother’s abduction was repeating itself...
Travel Safe – Travel Smart, For Business Travel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,510. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Travel Safe – Travel Smart™ for Business Travel is the most comprehensive book on travel security for business executives on the market, and provides specific advice against common threats faced by business travelers around the world. The Chapters include Vehicle Security, Hostage Taking, Surveillance, Terrorism, Identity Theft, and Industrial Espionage
Brightwing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,660. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Adventure » General
A Criminal Love Story Edgar and Mallory Battle – one a gentlemanly thief, the other a sociopath – are on the run after a violent escape. They carjack Lucy Brightwing, a criminal fresh from her own heist, with a fortune of gems in her vehicle. Lucy leads them into the Everglades, determined to kill them, but when she falls for Edgar she must risk her future to save the doomed brothers.
Diplomats & Terrorists - Or: How I Survived a 61-day Cocktail Party
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,380. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by MAP. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » History » South American
American Ambassador Diego Asencio bravely reconstructs his 61 days of captivity in Bogota, Colombia, with many other diplomats who were held by Colombia's M-19 guerrilla organization. This book is a rare look at how the captive diplomats played a large role in securing freedom. It is also testimony that, given time and effort, the honest practice of conflict resolution can bring positive results.
This Time You Lose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,130. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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What would you do if street thugs invaded your home? What if you’re a daycare provider, caring for a dozen children at the time? Lisa Kaamp, a most unlikely heroine, faces just such a nightmare in This Time You Lose, the terrifying story of one woman’s struggle to survive when she and the children she cares for become victims of a home invasion gone terribly wrong.
Marked in Mexico
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,920. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Prism Book Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
When paradise turns deadly, flee into the jungle and fight for your life.
Roommate 911, The Roommate Crisis Begins
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Perhaps we should talk about the very first time that I ever saw her apartment. Before I moved in I agreed to help her clean, not knowing what I'd be in for. It looked like the relocation of a landfill and it became clear that this might become a rescue mission instead of a cleaning expedition if there was anyone else buried in the mess before me. This would be the beginning of the end.
Her Hostage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
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Four Months after moving in with her, she took me hostage and refused to let me leave telling me she would "never let me betray her. She had let others leave, but not me. She loved me. She was in love with me and she'd never let me go."
Acts of Faith
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 105,890. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Acts of Faith is a full length novel - the first story in a new series called Cry 'Freedom' by author Clive Gilson. The European Renaissance never happened. The Ottomans were not stopped at the gates of Vienna. Ferdinand and Isabella failed in their attempt to defeat the Moors. Imagine a world turned upside down.