Books tagged: intrigue

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The Devil's Auditor
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,520. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This book is predominantly a murder/mystery, however, if you saw WALL STREET –MONEY NEVER SLEEPS, this novel will answer questions raised but never answered. This novel will go behind the scenes to explore, not only the issues of what caused the meltdown, but also critical things that are hardly mentioned.
Once in a Blue Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Once in a Blue Moon is a spy novel in the vein of Ian Fleming's James Bond series, delivering edge-of-your-seat suspense and intrigue of the highest order. With high-speed chases on both land and water, the silent infiltration of a heavily guarded embassy, and insidious, deadly enemies, Once in a Blue Moon is a spy-thriller that will engage readers of all kinds.
Under Pressure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,110. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Aidan Mack is a dive instructor enjoying a refreshingly uncomplicated life…until he finds himself intentionally anchored to a ghostly wreck on the ocean floor. He must use every ounce of dive training he has ever had—and every last bit of air in his tank—to get to safety
The Birth of an Assassin
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Series: The Assassin Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 79,650. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this prequel to The Heart of an Assassin, you will enter the world of Theo Gresco on a journey that led him into a life of crime and betrayal. The Birth of an Assassin follows the life of a young man whose personal tragedies transform him from a carefree innocent boy into a cold hearted and deadly assassin.
The Legacy of the Assassin
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Series: The Assassin Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 62,870. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The final book in the Assassin Trilogy, “The Legacy of the Assassin”, takes crime-fiction fans into the life of Theo Gresco, a man devoid of emotion whose sole purpose is to eliminate another human having been deemed obsolete. However, the assassin, an enemy of the state, now becomes a target of the crime family who employed him. A regrettable mistake; but for who?
An Irish Nurse in Africa
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 154,300. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Historical novel during Boer War of 1899 in South Africa. An Irish Nurse, Frances O'Driscoll, is serving with the British Royal Army Medical Corps in the Colony of Natal when war breaks out. She has many adventures, including capture by the Boers. Frances meets her older runaway brother who leads a Boer Commando. A tale of divided loyalty, a feisty young woman making her way in a man's world.
Slade's Destiny: Book Three of the Witchcraft Wars
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Series: The Witchcraft Wars, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The final in the Witchcraft Wars series sees Slade discover that it is within his power to stop the devastation the evil sorceress Shallendara wishes to unleash upon Kaynos. What he doesn't know is how.
The Chapman Report
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,070. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Based on the "Kinsey Reports" where Dr. Alfred Kinsey conducted interviews with thousands of men and women on their sexual habits, Irving Wallace's blockbuster novel "The Chapman Report" concerns the interviewing of a number of society ladies from a community in California known only as "The Briars," which leads the reader on an intricate trail of desire and intrigue.
Dim Sum for Mao
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1949 China, just outside the Forbidden City, Chi and Lu, nine-year-old daughters of privilege are sheltered by a loving family, servants and exotic aunts, like opium-addicted Jade. The red revolution is rising just outside the walls of their cloister. Salvation will come in the forms of the crimson-clad nuns of Sacre Coeur, a charmed necklace, a mysterious green-eyed hawk, and Mao himself.
Betrayed
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,380. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
It’s an election year and Senator Ben “Pitchfork” Stevens made a campaign promise to stop illegal immigration. He virtually has. Problem is, people trying to cross the border keep disappearing. That’s a dilemma for 15-year-old Austin Pierce whose father is a political consultant involved with the senator and whose best friend, Rico Alvarez, happens to be in the United States illegally.