Books tagged: suspense

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The Fallen Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It began with a gesture of kindness but soon I was at odds with my creepy new neighbor. When I began to suspect him of something more sinister things got ugly.
The Strange Loyalist-----Inspired by True Events
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 46,310. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This book is inspired by true events and based upon real people. places and events. Mike Zander is a loyalist. Scars of loyalty seared themselves into his soul; scars that force him to remember them when he only wishes to forget; he left them many years ago, but still, they follow him. How long will they continue to pester the present and fiddle with his future?
Secrets of El Tovar Canyon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When an unscrupulous antiquities dealer hires an archeologist to uncover the origin of an ancient tablet, he sets off a bizarre chain of events: Ten-thousand-year-old mummies are found in a cave in the Grand Canyon. A golden statue is discovered in the Sphinx’s paw. What's the secret linking Arizona and Egypt? The U.S. Dept. of Defense believes the answer may well put the entire world at risk.
Common Bond, Tangled Hearts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,180. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2009 by Vanilla Heart Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Layne Gillette’s world is turned upside down when a man she has never met shows up to lay claim as the father of her 6-year old son. When Layne’s abusive “ex-husband” shows up, they are torn apart by danger, kidnapping and lies.
When The Stars Walk Backwards
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 253,410. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Military pilot Mac Brennan wanted a quiet, peaceful retirement, so he joined a deep space colony, forgotten for 20 years. They promised him lavender grass, clear blue skies, and untold miles of wild, untouched nature. What he found were the destroyed ruins of the original colony, an outdated AI full of riddles, and a young man with no memory of what happened, and an unspeakable fear of night.
EAST VILLAGE NOIR
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Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Finding a runaway teenager in New York City is easy. The hard part is finding the one your looking for." Private eye Payton Sherwood is hired by the parents of a runaway girl, and while searching for her through the shadowy sidestreets of the East Village, he comes across a connection to a murdered autograph expert. Short story originally published in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, July 1997.
See Tom Run
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Tom Grayson returns home from an errand to discover that his family has mysteriously disappeared. Prior to this discovery, he has been tormented with guilt by a secret that only he and a former lover share. In a desperate search to find his missing family, Tom embarks on a journey that can only be described as surreal as he becomes an unwitting detective with a mission: to set the record straight.
In the Name of Islam
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Held captive at an isolated farmhouse, Dr. Morgan Reese is forced at gunpoint to perform surgery on an Afghan calling himself the Holy Imam. Reese soon suspects that the Imam is a threat to national security. Thus begins the deadly battle of wits between the two antagonists. Caught in the crossfire is the Imam’s nurse, Miriam, a devout, nonviolent Moslem.
Rory's Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2009 by New Dawning Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Do the Spirits Speak to You? Nineteen-year-old Rory Fisher is all but orphaned and alone in the world. Her only remaining loved one is her Yavapai grandfather, a once proud Indian, who is stricken with a diseased mind and confined to a nursing home in Twin Falls, Idaho. In a rare moment of clarity, the old Yavapai suddenly informs his granddaughter that the Spirits have spoken to him and the mes
The Final Victim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In rural Michigan, a famed athlete undergoes a routine operation. Six weeks later he is dead, victim of a bizarre form of cancer. In Los Angeles, a radio announcer dies of the same cause. Coincidence? Dr. Greg Dostoyov, the athlete's surgeon, and biologist Kate Adams do not think so. Suspenseful story of medical intrigue.