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To Kill the President
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A father returns from work to find a cryptic note on his bed. Is his son going to kill the president? And can he stop him in time? This 2,000 word story is the second of three fast-paced intelligent short stories from British writer Colin Marks.
Crash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jason is returning home to London from a business trip in Crete. An hour and a half into the flight and both jet engines flame out for no apparent reason. The captain diverts the aircraft to the nearest airport for an emergency landing. However, the flight doesn't make it and crashes in a remote mountain wilderness somewhere near Slovenia.
The Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 320,230. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The time is 1964. The place is the Cabinet Room of the Whitere House. An unexpected accident and the law of succession have just made Douglass Dilman the first black President of the United States. A provocative novel of Civil Rights, the American Presidency, and the 1960s.
The Writer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(3.38 from 8 reviews)
George Mason published the three books that made him famous. His secret is that he never wrote any of them, and when a fourth one shows up he decides to destroy it. That generates an adventure of intrigue, crime and mystery. George runs looking for the missing clues putting his life and the life of those around him in great danger. Will George succeed or be the protagonist of a fifth manuscript?
Annie - History Repeats Itself ... Another Alley Is in Danger
Series: Brook/Alley FBI Series, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 202,910. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
As she walked, she had the creepy feeling that someone was following her. She heard the echo of footsteps and saw a huge shadow behind her. She let her fear prod her into running. Suddenly, from behind her, a large hand covered with a sickly sweet dampness closed over her face. She realized that she hadn’t been paranoid after all. Her mother’s abduction was repeating itself...
Sandman - a tense psychological thriller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,410. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Life at their beach hut seems perfect for Paul Vincent’s family—until their peace is shattered by murder. Matters deteriorate further when Leah, Paul’s teenage daughter, unwittingly reveals evidence to the police that implicates him. This gripping psychological thriller places turbulent emotions in stark contrast to beautiful surroundings, testimony to the fragile nature of tranquility.
The Accidental Immortal
Series: The Immortal Universe, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,190. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Trip Mason was a cop shot and left for dead as he was transporting a witness. Karen Dean was a cancer patient in a coma. They were the last two people who thought they were candidates for immortality. Unwillingly used as guinea pigs for an experimental drug, they became the first immortals. Now they're the only ones who can stop FTU-237 from being unleashed on an unsuspecting world.
The Cliff
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011 by BarryAlder.com. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A single woman, stuck on a cliff face, faces her greatest fear.
Of Mice and Mobiles
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
The phone wouldn't stop ringing... even when it was turned off. What started off as nuisance calls soon turned into something much worse for Jake. His grandfather, lying in a coma in hospital, was dreaming...
Recovering Lydia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011 by Tiber-Griffin Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After leaving the Marines, Sheldon settled into civilian life as an accountant for his wife Margaret's research institute. But when his daughter Lydia is kidnapped on the day Margaret announces a major scientific breakthrough, Sheldon decides to take matters into his own hands to get her back. While he struggles to find her, he does make other discoveries that will change his life forever.
A Matrix of Angels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011 by Creative Guy Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Frances Pastan is a mess. Though a celebrated author of children’s books, she’s arrived at middle age depressed and alcoholic, alienated from her daughter and lost in regret for events of long ago. To conquer her demons, Frances must undertake a journey both physical and emotional–a journey into her deepest past, to the small town of her childhood where she discovered her first real friend.
Treasure Trove
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Ever since he was a boy Richie has dreamed of finding sunken Spanish treasure. While on a scuba diving holiday in the Florida Keys with his long-term girlfriend Natasha, his dream becomes a reality when the pair unearth a gold doubloon at the bottom of a reef. What they find on the sea floor goes far beyond their wildest fantasies. But will the treasure be theirs to keep?
The Docks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Harry's in over his head. One person holds all the answers. Unfortunately Harry killed him last night. Murder, manslaughter or self-defense? All Harry knows is that what he remembers doesn't match what the police are finding out - and if he can't find the truth first he'll be going back to jail for life.
For Nothing
Series: An Upstate New York Mafia Tale, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,700. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.90 from 40 reviews)
Undercover cop Alex Vaughn goes deeper than ever into the organized crime family of Buffalo, NY. Motivated by justice and revenge, he seeks out the assassin that laid his friend Jack low. Professional killer Rafael Rontego traverses the deadly politics of Buffalo’s mafia underbelly. In a city whose winter can be just as deadly as those wielding power, Rontego tries to stay ahead of the game.
Dirty Little Deeds In Love And Marriage
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Dirty Little Deeds in Love and Marriage tells the story of the narrator’s ill-fated relationship with Sahar, a Persian expatriate who fled the hostility of Iran with dreams of a new life in America. What begins with a pleasant conversation soon emerges as one desperate woman’s effort to end her marriage and the deadly scheme into which she attempts to drag her new American boyfriend.
In All His Glory: A Novel of Ancient Egypt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Lifted from the pages of The Book of Kings, the story of Jeroboam in Ancient Egypt is brought to life. With splendid detail, the reader is transported back to the days of the Pharaohs and submerged into the ordeals of a hostile desert land, as Jeroboam, an outcast from his own country, struggles to survive among Egyptian royalty. Reid has obviously done his homework. Details are full and vibrant.
Tales From the Crossroad Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,920. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Fiction from Crossroad Press authors Al Sarrantonio, Tom Piccirilli, Gerard Houarner, Steve Rasnic Tem, and Chet Williamson. Ten stories, five novel excerpts. A wonderful introduction to the author's works with links to their digital works.
Ayudenos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
30 minutes sooner or 30 minutes later and Don and Scott at the Emergency Call Center could have done more. But one unfortunate family make a life saving plea at the wrong time, in the wrong language.
The Retribution of Nathan James
Series: Sketches from the Spanish Mustang, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Shortly after his wife killed herself, Nathan James learns the truth about her affairs of the flesh. With nothing to lose and enough cold rage to fuel his quest, Nathan seeks nothing more than revenge. Will he find it or is something more sinister going on?
A Pittsburgh Caper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,520. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
About the only love interest that corporate lawyer Harry Flimp has is with his GPS navigator, which he endearingly calls Trish. Then Harry gets entangled in a high stakes game of corporate espionage--and not only does he soon find himself up to his neck with flashy and quite powerful women, but he's also about two steps away from getting himself killed.