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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
With their vacation coming to an end, Clyde and his family are nearly home. Deciding to take a scenic shortcut would turn out to be much more than just a mistake. Summoned by three men living in shacks in the woods to help a sick woman, Clyde uses all his skills as a doctor but fails to save her. Blamed for her death, Clyde and his family are about to find out that sometimes justice is macabre.
It's Happened Countless Times Before
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011 by LogosMythos Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When Orrell, a self-centered risk-taker, regains consciousness after an explosion rips through the Urban Players Lounge in Las Vegas, a stranger leads him to safety. But while escaping, Orrell begins to suspect something is much worse than he was led to believe, and that he is in fact in grave danger...
The Last Resort
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ashley Carter prides herself on her street smarts. That's what's gotten her this far in life. But when she meets a handsome stranger in a roadside diner who invites her to his resort in the mountains, she ignores her instincts and goes. Seeking poetic inspiration, she soon discovers that she's found something far more sinister. In an effort to escape, she realizes that sometimes justice is macabre
Enemies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Joe Navarro’s first foray into fiction gives insight into the world of counterintelligence and espionage on an international stage. This is a short story inspired by an actual FBI case that shocked the intelligence community and the White House and still has national security ramifications years later. "Enemies" explores the internal and external threats of this nation and makes you think what if.
Watching from above...
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The grandeur of northern Michigan can calm, haunt or absolve. And for one fallow teacher, this backdrop proved too much. One chilly night, the tortured soul is lured to the shores of Lake Michigan by an indescribable force. He is unnerved by the circumstances but utterly confounded by his inability to turn back! No one can run from fate, and the narrator's awaits him in the frigid black waters...
The Cure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens to a young scientist who develops a cure for cancer? He ends up dead, because the company he works for can't afford to cure people. When self-absorbed pharmaceutical salesman Dirk Hendrickson realizes his life depends on the drug's release, he'll risk what little time he has left to get it. *Language*
As Long As We Both Shall Live
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,760. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Liz Dalton's world was coming apart but she refused to surrender. This short work was named a finalist for Canada's top literary prize for crime fiction, the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Short Story, presented by the Crime Writers of Canada.
Three Bullets To Queensland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Before Ike Decker can realize his dream someone will die. Ike Decker, a loss recovery agent, for the armored car industry, is a desperate man. He has a dream and the only thing in his way to realizing it is Paco Sanchez and $1.2 million in stolen cash. Three Bullets To Queensland is another compelling short story from DANGEROUS WOMEN & DESPERATE MEN, the crime anthology by Rick Mofina.
Blood Red Rings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
After 24 years of putting his life on the line, Officer Frank Harper sees it all tick down to one defining moment in this soul-wrenching short story.
Lightning Rider
Price: Free! Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-six year-old Jessie Scout had endured a life steeped in pain. She had come to Las Vegas, a city of risk, not to gamble. But to collect. This short work won Canada's top literary prize for crime fiction, the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Short Story, presented by the Crime Writers of Canada.
The French Quarter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
After a horrible run-in with a hitchhiker, Anthony finds himself in a minor car accident. When the officer arrives, things get weird. When a duffel bag of heads is discovered in the backseat, things get down right strange. Arrested and charged with multiple murders, Anthony fights for his rights, begging for justice. Then, at the last moment, he realizes that sometimes justice is macabre.
Shock Rock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
After breaking up with his girlfriend, rock star Ace Haven drives his beloved Shelby Mustang across the country to meet up with his band and continue their tour. Stopping off in a small town, Ace soon discovers that being a rock star isn't always a good thing. With his ego inflating and his car disabled, Ace overlooks the rules of the town. Too late, he realizes that sometimes justice is macabre.
The Sunset of Big Oil
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Harry's device seemed so simple. THEY had predicted trouble but what did THEY know? Who could really know that it would cause trouble for the Big Oil and the rest of the nations economy? How could this little device cause so much trouble across the entire Earth? Harry went ahead and made the devices anyway. He sold them and waited for the consequences.
Bye Bye Baby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a seven-year-old boy disappears after school, the case is handed to Detective Frank Collins. He's been looking to lead a high-profile case for a while, and sets out determined to prove his worth. But the missing schoolboy is only a trigger for another crime. Someone is intent on exploiting the boy's grief-stricken mother. And they have plans for Frank Collins too.
Remote Control
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this dark, suspenseful and somewhat comical look at one man's desires, Remote Control, a novelette by bestselling author Cheryl Kaye Tardif, delivers a strong message: Be careful what you wish for! *Finalist in 2008 Textnovel Writing Contest*
Stone Chronicles - Shadow Walker
Price: Free! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Samantha Raven and Michael Stone meet through a bizarre circumstance, or so they think. Samantha is a clairvoyant with the unique ability to read unspoken thoughts. She cannot, however, read Michael's, a circumstances she has never encountered before, and one that draws them together. The Shadow Walker unearths a bizarre mystery that claims their future.
Devil - a Charles "The Solver" Splints case
Series: Charles "The Solver" Splints. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This short story follows one of the cases placed into the capable hands of ex-cop Charles Splints. Though his past has been tarnished there are still those that know him to be the best, and this case shows just how much he has managed to keep his stride in tact.
Catchpenny
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: American English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Catchpenny” climbs the steps of public transportation with Wilbur, at once great and mighty, at the next underfunded, on the lam, past middle-age, having no marketable skills. How does Wilbur respond to the loss of his prestige and fortune? Can he rise above by sheer willpower and determination? What will he do to survive?
The Believer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A clan of vampires are trapped in an abandoned tomb for 1000 years. Above them, holding them prisoner is an ancient monastary. Suddenly the monastary is being abandoned and desanctified. Finally, after all this time, is the freedom of the vampires finally at hand?
Invisible Assault
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: British English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
What a lie can do.

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