Buzzword Books

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Now that everyone can self-publish on the net, editorial standards are history.
So, at Buzzword, we're particular. Just a small introductory selection worthy of your time and attention. Excellent thrillers and whodunits by professional authors at discount prices! Good reads for less. Backed by personal service, respect and consideration. Yes, we're new and small. But, in this case, less is more. We specialise in intelligent escapism and insights for perceptive people. If that sounds like you, check some of our books here on Smashwords.

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The Logos Probe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The year is 2080. And life is brutal - even for the rich. Alexander Logos is the Edison of his age. But all his brilliant innovations can't save him from the obscene pact between his daughter and his wife. This near-future dystopia presents a future you never imagined.
Romantic Stories from Women's Magazines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
ROMANTIC STORIES includes top short fiction from periodicals such as WOMEN'S WEEKLY, CLEO, WOMAN'S DAY, ARGOSY UK and ABC Books. They range from the heartwarming to the humorous. And it's not all boy meets girl. There's also man outwits shrewish wife. And you'll be challenged by a trip into the future - and one to the distant past.
Vicious Tales from Men's Magazines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,430. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Nine thrilling, chilling tales - most published in leading men's magazines. Stories from 'Man', 'Man Junior', 'Pocket Man', 'Squire' and more. If you like strong plots and raw action, you've found it. Mafiosos. Escaping cons. Child murderers. Two-timing wives. Whores. Professional killers. Condemned men. Spare tight tales to generate nightmares. Horror at its pleasing best.
Songs of a Second World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,370. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Is it possible to live not just one but two lives in parallel? The theme of this anthology is the world behind what we take as reality. These related stories, linked by reappearing characters, are mostly set in the elegant provincial city of Ballarat in Australia. Most have been published in magazines or journals and the collection has won ten literary awards.
How to Get What You Want
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
"How to Get What you Want" covers everything you wanted to know about life but were afraid to ask. It tells you how to laugh at death, how to enjoy being pestered by flies, how to slim, invest, sharpen knives, how to see without your specs, how to change traffic lights to green, and even how to amaze small children by moving both eyes independently. Humour but good sense. too!
How To Keep Fit Without Exercise
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Hate exercise? Have we got a 'How To' for you! Here's the truth behind the hype and health fads. Best of all, it makes sense. And here's the lowdown on 'exercise' in one jaunty, jiffy digest. Read about everything from hormones and health myths to diet and your parasympathetic system. Can you really laze your way to fitness? This book tells you how.
Talks With Al
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
A teenage boy discovers that the local handyman, is actually an intimidating sage - someone who knows more about life and living than a parent or teacher could ever understand. Although Birdie is a smart kid he's no match for a guru! And, as his benign but terrifying guide explains the rudiments of inner awareness, he enters a new world where he can't go back - and can barely go forward.
The Game
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,640. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Four unrelated guests are enticed to a private island off the coast of New Zealand. They think it's a holiday resort. But this is no playground. It's a battleground. Here, they are faced with an escalating series of trials that will eventually see all but one of them killed and the winner gain a fortune. This psychological thriller really twists the knife. Optioned for film.
The Fourth Eye
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,920. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An engine that runs on water. And an oil cartel ready to kill anyone who happens to find out. One man faces the surveillance society. His only weapon - total recall. This close-to-the-headlines thriller never lets up. And everything from communications to weapons systems is meticulously researched. From best selling thriller writer, Clinton Smith. Optioned for film.
Death Takes a Hike
Series: The Jen Madden Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,260. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It’s unpleasant to trip over someone chopped into three pieces. Particularly if the killer is an embalmer and you end up as his next assignment. Jen Madden's day job is advertising but she moonlights as an amateur sleuth, solving sex related murders. And, when she gets mixed up with the family skeletons of a funeral-home dynasty, she discovers there are things far worse than being buried alive!
Death Has No Face
Series: The Jen Madden Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,650. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When you’re almost flattened by the naked body of a young spunk who falls from an apartment block, it’s hard to ignore it. Particularly when you’re told his killer is the guru of a cult, then see your informant run over by a truck... Jen Madden, an amateur sleuth who specialises in sex crimes, is hot, foxy, totally immoral and has a wood-chipper mind.
Kiss Me Dead
Series: The Jen Madden Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,460. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What does the detective do when she discovers her own body is somehow being used as the murder weapon? When occasionally bisexual ad-woman Jen Madden joins an orgy on a yacht, she finds that those who sleep with her, or with her friend Maxine, drop dead. Then Maxine is killed and Jen becomes a murder suspect. This ingenious mystery will baffle you to the end.

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