Books tagged: short adventure

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The Biscuit Run
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Price: Free! Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
15 year old Jacob Banning’s world suddenly crumbles as he is ruthlessly taken by cruel men to fight in the civil war. He ends up killing a boy about his own age, and flees the scene of blood, and smoke. He tries to get back home, but is only taken deeper into the south to fight in a battle over a hundred yard piece of ground. **Please review this book**
Strange Associations
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Price: Free! Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A business executive is transferred from his New York office to a southern town in Georgia, his life and his marriage are off track when he has breakfast with a prostitute who is destined to change his life. **please review this book**
Enforcer: The Collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Vinny, the tough collector, and his team, a death obsessed maniac and an old school Italian mobster, will face death and beyond in a furious fight to stay alive against an endless array of enemies bent on ending their lives and more. Death waits at every corner and only the toughest will survive. “A sizzling set of stories burning with intensity that will satisfy even the most hardened reader.
Insomnia 4: The Real Monster Under the Bed
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Fat Eddy must die. Insomnia’s got one shot left at escaping the disco of death he’s got himself into. One mafia boss and his men won’t know what hit them when Insomnia comes knocking. It’s an intense fight to survive that will leave one man dead tonight, but even if he can kill Fat Eddy can insomnia take back his freedom? It’s a high stakes fight to end all fights!
A Bridge of Letters
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Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An estranged father and son, who have kept in touch for years through an exchange of letters, unexpectedly meet in Hong Kong. A near fatal meeting .... but suddenly they are thrown together in a desperate attempt to get back to England. Their background, their reunion and their escape make fascinating reading.
After Oil
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Series: Science Fiction Shorts. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Young Theo sets out on a long dead highway in search of deer, plastic artifacts and the secret of his past. While he'll settle for a friend, what he finds instead are three enemies, one of whom may very well be himself. After Oil is a short story set in a past future.
Death by Subway
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Someone is killing people in the subways of Chicago in a really sick way. Detective Filton Sibley investigates in his own unique way, dealing with beef and sausage combos, Neil Diamond, a plant-hating industrial madman, and more henchmen than you could shake a stick at. What's that light ahead? Death.
Only the Arquebus, by H. Beam Piper
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Series: Science Fiction Shorts, Book 8. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Famed science fiction and mystery writer H. Beam Piper apparently died in 1964 under mysterious circumstances. One of his manuscripts, Only the Arquebus, vanished in the aftermath. In this weird short story of the future past, or, more accurately, the alternate near-future, the secret behind Only the Arquebus is finally revealed.
First Blood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by SSN Storytelling. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
On his first operational assignment with his unit, the scouts of B Company, Larian must overcome inexperience and his own fear and uncertainty to get the information his Regiment needs to emerge victorious against the Mar Tabban, arch-enemy of the Citizens' Army. First Blood is a 3,500 word short story. Includes Bonus Story - Falling Softly.
Valley of Tribulations
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Price: Free! Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Krum Starspear reluctantly joins the elite Royal Tail Corps, as all the Starspears have before him. He faces adversity, and summons courage he didn't know he possessed as he struggles to save the love he left behind, deal with a well-respected sergeant who hates his guts, and come to terms with who he really is.