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Vanessa: A Vince Harper Story by Brad Chambers
Series: The Vince Harper Stories, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
With Cassie back home, the last thing Vince wanted was to be dragged into someone else's troubles, but he can't say no to a friend or a father searching for his daughter.
Shut Eye by Lucus Anthony Ren
Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Sleep when you can, when you should. Try not to think much whether how often that is, or how much. Try not disturbing others while they sleep, respecting the time they need. Interesting in all this, how dreams are altered, and if you they were dreams, or not. The new short story from Lucus Anthony Ren, a small town where no one has slept for days, where dreams may come real, but do they want that?
The Moral Hazard (Part 1 of 2) by Arjun Vivekananda
Price: Free! Words: 18,780. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Wealth. Beauty. Youth. Power. Persephone and Eris Benson have it all ever since their father unexpectedly handed them the keys to his billion dollar company in the city of New Lyonesse. But being at the top brings out a power player who sees them and their company as a tempting target. In order to survive, the sisters must confront their tortured past so they can handle their dangerous future.
Wrong Turn by Dara Girard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Beth Wilcock lives in fear. Someone keeps calling and leaving threatening messages. The phone calls started after a simple car accident. An accident that will escalate to something much worse. A short story about choices.
10 Urban Legends by Batuta Ribeiro
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by 101 Seleções. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
10 urban legends in flash fiction: The blonde in the bathroom The old man The dry body Theft of the kidney The woman in white The werewolf Playing with spirits The painting of the child crying Needles in the movie theatre The blonde's video
One Night, at a Diner by Circuit Static
You set the price! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Have you ever sat down for a nice meal at a diner, only to notice people arguing next to you. Did it make you feel uncomfortable? Paul certainly did, but stayed to finish his meal anyway. If he hadn't stayed, despite his discomfort, the night may have gone much differently for everyone. Especially for one young girl.
My War Gone By by Lee A Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After heading back home after a war, what he is looking for is no longer there. He wanted to find his family again, even though all hope of that was gone. But the memories on his return evoke powerful emotions of how he caused an entire town to grieve.
Un'altra vita by Roberto Ferraresi
Price: Free! Words: 14,140. Language: Italian. Published: May 1, 2017 by Serpent Kiss Digital. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Quattro brevi storie criminali dove i personaggi coinvolti sono al tempo stesso carnefici e vittime. Spacciatori, giocatori d’azzardo e piccoli delinquenti: tutti si muovono sullo sfondo di una criminalità sempre vincente, in un racconto serrato come un flusso di coscienza.
The Wrong Choices by Jonathan Austen
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Urban
Would you kill an innocent person if it meant saving your life? Find out what Jackson does in this short story inspired by actual events.
The Bronze Man's Secret by N. K. Aning
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 1 review)
When his parents left him alone in the house, he thought he was free at last. Until his arch enemy arrived. What could possibly go wrong?
Her Next Door by T. R. Robinson
Series: Bitches. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: British English. Published: April 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Bitches #1 Excited at the prospect of her own home this naïve innocent looked forward to enjoying the good company of neighbours she could share with. But ………… A short story.
Anupama by Hiranya Borah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
‘I am happy to hear that. I am not going to be the first lady to instigate you to cheat your wife for the first time. However, if and only if, I request you to stay overnight with me.’ She smiled with weirdly.
Footsteps in the Dark by Margaret Gregory
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017 and represented by TAT Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
You get all sorts of noises in old houses. The wind can make the window rattle and sound as if someone is trying to break in. The wood and bricks, cooling at different rates, can make little sounds that could be someone stealthily raising a window, millimetre by millimetre. Now, I was aware that my body was rigid and I was hearing footsteps, like someone walking upstairs…
Imitacja by Piotr Tosz
Price: Free! Words: 19,110. Language: Polish. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Choć fabuła "Imitacji" od początku do końca wpisana jest w ramy fikcji literackiej, to zbudowana jest w oparciu o interpretację wybranych fragmentów biblijnej Księgi Apokalipsy. Mateusz - główny bohater książki - jest postacią, która zupełnie zaskakująco zostaje wciągnięta w wir wydarzeń globalnego konfliktu między dobrem a złem.
Origins of Film Noir by William Hare
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Origins of Film Noir, how the Great Depression & the rising popularity of detective magazines like Black Mask resulted in the adaptation of works by detective authors Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett being adapted into successful films. After Humphrey Bogart starred in The Maltese Falcon & The Big Sleep a fascinating new cinema world that would be ultimately called film noir.