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The Valet of Darkshire Manor
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The advertisement simply stated, “Wanted–valet for large household. Must love animals.” Desperate for a job, Edwin Thorpe responded and was immediately accepted. A train ticket arrived within a week for the evening departure to Darkshire the following Friday with no further instructions. Now he stood at the train depot, small satchel in hand, about to be greeted by two very strange men.
The Boy Who Found Himself
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Price: Free! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Nick doesn't understand how his life has reached such a low. Sitting on the edge of his bathtub, razor blade in hand, he remembers everything that lead him there, from ex-girlfriends to his murdered dog. As he probes deeper into his own mind, he discovers a dark secret he buried away even from himself...
Fifteen twisted Tales
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 37,030. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It’s the last train, you’re tired. You find a nice quiet carriage with just one old lady occupying it. What could possibly go wrong? "Trainiac" is just one of fifteen short stories from feel-good to the macabre. An ideal read for that short train, ferry or plane journey.
Sweet Peas and Dahlias (and other illustrated short stories)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sweet Peas and Dahlias (and other illustrated short stories) is a petite volume of five stories just right for reading in a spare moment. Take a break - put your feet up - have a laugh, or an ahhhhhh, or a surprise at the twist in the tail of the tale! The illustrations have been especially commissioned from the talented Wendi Fyers to add another dimension to your reading pleasure.
Forks in the Road
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sometimes the road less traveled leads to the greatest delights. Many stories go exactly as you'd expect them to. But others take an unusual twist, an unexpected fork in the road. These eighteen little tales are guaranteed to surprise you as they head in unforeseen directions. Branch off the main route. Take one of the smaller Forks in the Road.
The Gambler
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Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
James Wiggins, notorious gambler had nowhere else to turn. Nick the Flick was out for blood, his blood. Could his wife be his salvation?
The Wedding
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nervous but beautiful bride Kassia looked into Mikesh’s big brown eyes as she recited her vows. Was she doing the right thing? Was She?
The Question Room
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 450. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
As DI Hunter leaves the question room, Clive and Stewart agree to not say anything about their murderous crimes.
The Affair
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 660. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
After another failed relationship Kirsten Caltlin could not believe her luck when John Shaw came into her life. He was her everything and she was willing to do anything to show him that.
The Hired Killer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 630. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Professional hit man David Patterson takes on a new contract for the usual fee from Mrs Redford. But this contract would change his life forever.