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Island Ghosts: A Will Castleton Adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011 by AA Productions. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Slightly psychic" U.S. Marshal Will Castleton's tropical vacation is no escape from his past. This short story finds Will Castleton - who also appears in the novel DEATH SIGHT and THE CASTLETON FILES story collection - racing time through a hurricane to save a woman's life, the reporter who cashed in on the tragedy resulting in his psychic abilities hot on his trail.
Mudslide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Sarah is in a grade 12 Geography class that sets out along the Snake River for a year end class hike. But it's quickly turned into a horrific nightmare when unexpected storms rage against them and trap them in the path of a deadly mudslide. Now she must overcome her fears and team conflicts as it becomes a mission of rescue and survival in a desperate race against time.
The Grand Central Mystery
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Series: The Razor and Edge, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Morton Edge, brilliant detective, reader of romance novels, and lover of sugary breakfast cereal has been kidnapped by the Russian mob. His partner, Goth kid, Razor must deliver crucial information on a flash drive to Grand Central Station by the designated hour or Edge will die. Razor and Edge return in a pulse pounding tale of suspense where life and death hang in the balance.
Heart of Ezdar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jason Hayward wakes in the hospital, greeted by a mysterious doctor. Claiming to be from the planet Ezdar, he has come to retrieve an alien organism called "The Key," a link to his planet that had been surgically attached to Jason's heart some years before. Now they are in a race against time and a warring alien species to protect The Key and to keep Jason Hayward, the Heart of Ezdar, alive.
King of the Road
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
chiang mai - a town in the mountains of thailand. some western visitors to town lead to a fatal road race.
Good Fortune
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
On what was supposed to be an ordinary workday, Wesley find himself trapped in a race against time. Finding a mysterious bag of cash on his doorstep, Wesley is faced with a modern-day Aladdin's lamp: he has one afternoon to grant himself three wishes. it sounds easy, but Wesley is being toyed with by forces he can't even imagine. (Short story approx 14 pages.)
The Second Race
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,120. Language: British English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The eldest son of the Prime Minister of Great Britain is part of the crew of the catamaran Xylonite. The yacht has been entered into a demanding race around Antarctica. The Xylonite has ceased reporting her position and seems to have gone missing. Irregularities in the building and crewing of the catamaran are uncovered but is it a case of a storm breaking her up or is there a more sinister reason
Upside Downside
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this futuristic mystery, our hero, FPA Agent Zack Tourney - along with a number of prominent figures - discovers that he has been infected with a deadly, time-released virus. In order to save himself, and those infected, he must track down the parties responsible - before the virus becomes fatal.
Rhinoceros Summer
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,150. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A rare rhinoceros on the brink of extinction. A trophy hunter on the verge of bankruptcy. A young photographer desperate for fame. When a fluke opportunity ensnares 17-year-old Lydia Gibb in the bloody world of Tanzanian showdown hunting, she must join forces with an earnest, young game officer to prevent her pictures from driving both her and a rare rhino into extinction.
A Day as Dark as Night
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,850. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A Prophecy Is Written On a day as dark as night three will be born with powers that will surpass all others, with unique names to remind them of their passage. These three will be born of Dracula with traits as black as night, identical in face, but individual in appearance. The firstborn will be able to travel undetected; the second-born will be able to hear all but not be heard; the third....