Books tagged: suspense short story

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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Stick has fallen to the level of slave in the waterfields of a hostile planet. And he's good with that. Until they start rebuilding him against his will.
Peter and the Vampires
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Chasing down a political power broker who's stolen a device that causes dimensional leaks is one thing. Finding that the device has given the man fangs and is reshaping the city is another. Not to mention what the device is doing to you.
The Rock
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Andrew and Frank used to swim in this lake as kids. Used to reach this island, this particular rock. Used to play a game of “How far down can you go before you have to come up again?” Now Frank is dead and Andy is out in the lake all alone, swimming to the rock.
Mad Maxine
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
This is a story of girl meets boy. The girl, Maxine-called-Max, never thought she would find love before she died. The boy, Phil-her-husband, never thought he would get a girl like Max to look at him. This is not a love story. That story is over before this one begins. This is a story of fixation.
A Packet of Dreams
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,650. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
27 short prose pieces, 2 novelettes and a one-act play provide a feast for all who love mysteries, romance, fantasy, humor and suspense. The novelettes are thrillers, set in Egypt. 2 essays won awards for Best Humor, while another 2 are drawn from the author's own encounters as an apprentice writing contest judge. The author himself is now Chief Judge for 3 of America's leading literary events.
The Four-Handed Corpse
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
She’s just come from Psych class when the cops show her the half-cooked corpse of her aunt. It gets worse when they try to explain exactly how the aunt died.
A Winters Heart
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Glair Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A woman's heart grows cold toward her husband and uses circumstance to justify the means.
Ayudenos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
30 minutes sooner or 30 minutes later and Don and Scott at the Emergency Call Center could have done more. But one unfortunate family make a life saving plea at the wrong time, in the wrong language.
Quarantine on the Black Nile
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Eco-tourist Jonah Brooks stumbles into a nightmare as he’s snared in an East African quarantine zone. Black Nile hemorrhagic virus rampages through the Malindi rain forest like a feral beast. It burns through the human population with a terrifying kill rate; and everyone in the medical group sent to study it lies dead in their camp. It’s not quite the tour package that Jonah signed up for.
A-Maze-Ment
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was just a way for him and Caroline to get ahead for once in their lives. And if the stakes have become higher than expected, well, then they just have to choose, don’t they? Play or die.