Books tagged: torture

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Dream Murder
Price: Free! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Kerry Finch is a homicide detective with a special trick for solving crimes: he can walk in dreams. When his latest investigation leads to a personal challenge from someone--or something--in Dream, he must face the possibility that his unique ability may lead to his death.
The Playmakers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,560. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by G. & E. Johnstone. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s the biggest lie in the English language. Four hundred years of duping the world. A tale of corruption, passion, murder - and our greatest literary works. Two remarkable men, the frenzied times they lived in and the fixated people around them. William Shakespeare. Christopher Marlowe. One is the real playwright. The other is the stooge. Which is which? ‘The Playmakers’. The novel that reveals
Stone: M.I.A. Hunter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,150. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Former Green Beret Mark Stone discovers that his long-lost love in Vietnam--an army nurse presumed dead--is still alive and is being captive by a sadistic North Vietnamese warlord.
Empowered
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 101,090. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
There's trouble at Truephase Chemicals and newly hired division president Colin Jensen plans to get to the bottom of it. Taking a page from the television show "Undercover Boss," Jensen slips into the factory posing as new employee Conner Jackson. The cesspool of illegal activities he discovers there is enough to scare even the bravest of managers. Now he must decide what to do about it.
The Water Board Jungle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,960. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by R.D. Byron-Smith. Categories: Essay » Political
In this provocative yet often strangely funny "narrative essay" political satirist Franklin Alfred Kirby Edwards, whose personal tastes include conversations in Latin with friends over an iced glass of chardonnay, writes with clear vision and logical breadth about the CIA's infamous enhanced interrogation program, 2002-06. His views are sure to upset lefties, even right-handed ones.
By the Golden Rule, Torture is Always Wrong
Series: Social Justice. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
United Church of Christ clergyman John Zehring makes the case that based upon the Golden Rule, torture is wrong, all torture is wrong, and torture is always wrong. The Golden Rule as taught by Jesus of Nazareth: Do to others as you would have them do to you. Versions of this rule are found in all of the major world religions, which Zehring lists in this brief essay.
Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. aggiorname Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014
A Spy in the Sagax Vampires
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: British English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Vampire Clans have been able to co-exist in relative peace (with a few bloodbaths here and there) but when a spy from the Fortis Clan infiltrates the Sagax Vampires, will Sagax fall and the spy get out alive or better yet, sane? 1 year later, an emotionally scarred deputy seeks out a human on a whim. Chasing her to a rooftop, the human mysteriously falls without any cause. Why?
Nothing to Laugh At
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Eight years ago, John was haunted by the clown. A despicable clown that only he could see. It took everything from him then, but he managed to escape before it could take him too. Eight years later, as he sits at the café on the corner, it returns. Unknown to space and time and others' eyes, it has come to make John choose to give up his life or uselessly run from something he can't defeat.
Somewhere Down There
You set the price! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
A brief look into the life of Jack Van Der Moot, astronomy enthusiast, and the basement door that always seems to be open despite his best efforts to keep it closed.