Books tagged: violence and danger

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Inner City
Price: Free! Words: 75,460. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.67)
An idealistic young man suffers a devastating childhood experience that uncovers a secret the leaders of his world are hiding from their people. This traumatic childhood memory compels him, years later, to risk his life and fight his government’s lies and oppressive laws so he can change his world and be with the girl he loves.
Skin Deep
Price: Free! Words: 62,840. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.50)
The accident should have killed Rachel Evans. However, the actions of two men; one a doctor, the other, a drunk, will lead her down a path of discovery and deceit, towards a realization of hidden power and strength.
Behind a Pink Badge
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
(5.00)
Behind A Pink Badge: A harrowing tale of a veteran police officer held captive by her enraged boyfriend, who ended the nine-hour ordeal in his suicide. In her compelling story, she shares her life and days leading up to that fateful night, even when painful to recount, and allows readers inside her world as it was turned upside down and her extensive police experience severely tested.
How Dangerous is this Person? Assessing Danger & Violence Potential Before Tragedy Strikes
Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,540. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / general
"How Dangerous is this Person?" identifies cues for potential violence, including profiles from mental health along with frustration-based aggression, bullying, cultural influences, substance abuse, psychosis, and special considerations. Key criteria are explained to formulate therapy, treatment, and intervention, including helping laypersons decide when to seek legal and professional assistance.
The Rise of the Fire Moon
Price: Free! Words: 143,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A story about the bonds of family and the consequences of personal revenge following the conflicts that erupt between a pack of wolves led by the Gatherer Palva, an outsider named Tir, and a renegade named Alanki. Characters deal with the struggle between the idealism of defense of weak loved ones and the reality of a world in which weakness is punished.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
Horrorscape
Series: Horrorscape, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Val receives a calling card from a very dangerous boy who wants to play with her. It's a game without rules, logic, or consequence, and he'll stop at nothing to claim her as his—even if it means destroying them both.
Horror of a Dark Heart: People Are Hostile Beneath the Thin Veneer of Civilization--Why People Are so Often Selfish, Deceptive, Manipulative, Unethical, Destructive, Violent, Sadistic, and Sinful
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,050. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Hostility is an innate, independent, instinctual disposition in people and a powerful obstacle to a civilized society. Fully annotated and cited, this interdisciplinary study first recounts a series of terrible past and present hostile human actions and then explains the reasons why so many people are so often selfish, deceptive, manipulative, unethical, dishonest, destructive, and violent.
Lucky Lucette
Price: Free! Words: 56,050. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Violence. Danger. Love. A riveting tale with many twists and turns. Lucette has been lucky all her life, but at seventeen everything changes.. Her charmed life becomes a nightmare. Can she save herself? Can she trust love?
Escape from Thal Bay
Price: Free! Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Kain Deluse is sentenced to life for defending his family against soldiers of the evil Supreme Leader. With his friends in tow, he must break out of the most dangerous and deprived Jail in Karna. The guards are bloodthirsty criminals that are looking for an excuse to murder anyone who breaks the rules.