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Crisis Points
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Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Six suspense stories of people facing off against their ultimate terror… Meet a down-on-his luck supermarket worker who has to foil a kidnapping all on his own. Follow an eco-tourist's frantic efforts to escape a quarantine zone ravaged by a deadly virus. And tune into Texas station KRAP as a pair of down-home country deejays try their best to stop a murder - while they're still on the air.
Predators and Prey - A Three Story Collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Three stories about predators, and whether their quarry survives... An assassin fights to escape the consequences of his hit, while trapped in the men's restroom in the Vatican. A wildland firefighter must use his mysterious powers to save his crew from a roaring inferno. And a mercenary game hunter tries to collect his final prize - a woman with the most powerful psychic ability ever seen.
THE EYE OF THE LION -GENESIS-
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a near future, an amazing archaeological finding will shock the world. This event will lead to an illegal genetic experiment of unimaginable consequences. At the same time, the shadows of the Armageddon close over mankind. The faith of the world rests on the shoulders of a man who should never have existed. . . A secret arises from a 2000 years old french tomb. A war between the Roman Church an
An American Pope
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A young American on holiday in Rome attends a mass at the Vatican. When a crippled woman experiences a miraculous cure at his hands, he is elected pope. He then sets out to liberalize the church -- a dangerous course of action considering the Vatican intrigue swirling around him.
the Hypostatic Union
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,920. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An atheist Detective -- an elusive God. Private Investigator Walter Balducci is hired by a Cistercian monk to help him find God. The only problem is that Walter Balducci does not believe in God -- he's an atheist. But an attempted assassination on the monk's life puts everything in a different perspective and suddenly he is swept into a perilous international intrigue.
Il Peccatore (Thriller)
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Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: Italian. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Un manoscritto sepolto da 500 anni. Un povero frate torturato solo per aver ficcato il naso dove non avrebbe dovuto. Una corsa contro il tempo per svelare al mondo intero la Verità. Tra laidi intrighi di corte, avvelenamenti e inseguimenti, le oscure macchinazioni della Chiesa non conosceranno mai tregua, nemmeno quando in Egitto verrà ritrovato uno scheletro con una costola incrinata...
Vatican Knights
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,530. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012 by Hive Collective. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
While on a visit to the USA, the Pope is kidnapped by a terrorist cell. If the demands are not met, they will execute the pope. So when an FBI Specialist is called to track down the terrorists, she learns that she is not alone - an elite group of commandos labeled the Vatican Knights. When she gets too close to the truth and becomes the new target, the cell must go through Knights first
Broken Dove (A James Acton Thriller, Book #3)
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Series: James Acton Thrillers, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
With the Triarii in control of the Roman Catholic Church, an organization founded by Saint Peter himself takes action, murdering one of the new Pope's operatives. Detective Chaney, called in by the Pope to investigate, disappears, and, to the horror of the Papal staff sent to inform His Holiness, they find him missing too.
The Templar's Relic (A James Acton Thriller, Book #4)
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Series: James Acton Thrillers, Book 4. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,010. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Church Helped Destroy the Templars. Will a twist of fate let them get their revenge 700 years later? The Vault must be sealed, but a construction accident leads to a miraculous discovery--an ancient tomb containing four Templar Knights, long forgotten, on the grounds of the Vatican.
The Sibyl's Urn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Welcome to a mythological dream time in which nothing quite makes sense, yet everything has a logic of its own. Powerful goddesses linger behind curtains--one brushes her fingertips over your eyes, laden with an opiate like bee pollen on a summer's day. This is a fantasy, pieced together by late lamplight from author notes and studies of ancient Rome. Odd spirits keep knocking the inkwell over...