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Under a Plastic Lens
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by Tangentrine. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A satirical short story set in an Orwellian dystopia where draconian health and safety law rules.
Six Short Stories of Crime and Suspense
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
As a challenge, these six stories were limited to 3,000 words each. All but one met that challenge. Drawn from life experience then exaggerated, they deal with topics from mass murder to sci-fi. Most involve a crime, usually murder, no doubt an influence of membership in Arizona Mystery Writers. They were fun to write; I hope they are fun to read.
Family Matters
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Series: Grace deHaviland Short Stories, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
The Artist
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Elusive serial killer known as The Artist has made the hunt personal. He has fixated on Detective Corey Malone not because of some voyeuristic obsession, but because but because he knows her secret. The longer it takes to catch the Artist, the greater the risk of him exposing her culpability in a murder/suicide from thirteen years ago—a crime that inspired him.
Three Bullets To Queensland
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(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.
Cheater, Cheater
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Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When Liam wakes up from an odd dream that portrays his death, he is terrified to find that his life is replaying the events of the dream. Although he is able to cheat his own death once, that doesn't mean that he can keep on doing it...
Beware A Golden Boy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Novel "Beware A Golden Boy" by Chandra Jayne Copyright 2011 is based on a true story of paranormal encounters. Overcoming a series of "bad boy" addicts, Kelly Vikta finds the millionaire man of her dreams, but wonders if her handsome scientist is a sociopath. Can she trust him or is he secretly experimenting on blondes? Through angelic visits, Kelly finds the amazing truth, and deepest love.
Elevator
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Fans of Rod Serling's Twilight Zone will like this tale of a man's claustrophobic nightmare.
The Assayer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
All Richard Dryer wants to do is bumble about his 1930's posh chemisty lab. But the offer to accompay card shark Harry Lyman to find the hidden Gold Mine in the Sky changes changes this brainy assayer into a treasure hunter full of surprises.
Almost A Winner
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Carl Phillips wasn't the brightest bulb in the package. He robs a convenience store and only gets $10.85. On his way out, he spots some scratch lottery tickets. He grabs a bunch as he leaves and his life will never be the same. How could a few silly scratch lottery tickets cause so much trouble?
Tuesday: Eating Disorders
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Series: Evenings at 7 in the Parish Hall, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Would being a cannibal qualify for having an eating disorder? While under armed guard and being tended to in an ER, accused cannibal and murderer John Searcy, AKA Randall Sly, escapes custody and takes a nurse, Susan, hostage. Does he want her for her excellent body... or does he want her for the excellent tone of her body?
The Most Wanted Woman
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Diana Cooper had just raised the champagne flute to her lips when the bullet shattered the glassware into crystal shards. She’d been ready for a night out on the town. Not for a man to show up at her Manhattan penthouse with a loaded gun in hand. But he’s not here to rob or kidnap. He’s *collecting* her. And because of her unique psychic power, she’s his most valuable prize.
A Talent for Fire
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wildland firefighter Clark Donnelly must rely upon his supernatural ability to ‘listen’ to the voice of forest fires to keep his team of sawyers and swampers alive amidst a raging inferno.
Jumpers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Gypsy Lore. Fortune Telling. Black Magic Twelve million Gypsy’s in the world. They have the gift. Good fortune or destroy with a curse. Two men visit one. The wrong one. Money is exchanged. She looks into their eyes. A wish is granted!
Bird Huntin'
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011 by FrostProof808. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is a warm tale of friendship that takes a turn down a dark path.
Crowich - Trick or Treat?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The story of a detective, Elizabeth Baker, called back to a small New England town to investigate the disappearance of three missing persons. She is also informed of disturbances at the old Aleister Crowley estate. As if a sinister destiny played some role in the events, these happenings seem to be occurring as Halloween approaches....
Sharpest Tool in the Shed
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tune into rural Texas’ radio station KRAP (don’t touch that dial, there’s KRAP on it!) as a pair of down-home country DJs try their damnedest to stop a murder…all while they’re still on the air.
Quarantine on the Black Nile
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eco-tourist Jonah Brooks stumbles into a nightmare as he’s snared in an East African quarantine zone. Black Nile hemorrhagic virus rampages through the Malindi rain forest like a feral beast. It burns through the human population with a terrifying kill rate; and everyone in the medical group sent to study it lies dead in their camp. It’s not quite the tour package that Jonah signed up for.
Drop Zone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A social worker has her hands full when she receives an unexpected call about one of her previous patients. The news is not good . . . not good at all - and it will take all she has to maintain control over the situation.