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Thirty Minutes
You set the price! Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
If you had thirty minutes left to live, what would you do? Sarah James has exactly thirty minutes until the bomb strapped to her chest goes off. She must decide whether her family's life is worth hundreds of other innocent people's lives. The clock is ticking.
The Piano Book
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A curious 10-year old school boy visits the house of a reclusive neighbor to play his piano. What he discovers is the ultimate reason why this neighbor does not like visitors.
Pension Day
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Dunny thought that he was onto a good thing when he stole that cab and used it to rob old-age pensioners. But today he may have picked up the wrong passenger... A short crime story about payback and bad decisions.
En sista cigarett
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: Swedish. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Kommer du ihåg din sista cigarett? Det sista blosset på styggelsen. Sista gången du höll det tobaksfyllda pappret mellan dina läppar...
Outer Sky
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The world is dying. The human race is dwindling. Its grandeur all but forgotten. A majority of the great strides made in philosophy, art, technology, and science lay buried in the rubble of the past. Forgotten. Still some cruel spark of humanity remained, undaunted, determined to survive. For the first time in generations, and in secret men and women will be hurled to the stars. To where...
Tea Time
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.25 from 4 reviews)
Come, have a seat… Meet Ms. May and Ms. Joyce Anderson two loveable, spunky residents of the Crossroads Nursing Home as they sit together for afternoon tea. But keep your wits about you, there’s more to this place than meets the eye. “Tea Time” is a Saki Short Story and to say any more would give too much away, but one thing’s for certain, this is a tea party you will never forget.
Belladonna
Price: Free! Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
He'd done this a few times before. By now, he'd gotten it down to a science - the hunt, the kill, and the alibi. This time was no different than any other. In fact, she was almost making it all too easy for him. She seemed just like all the others before her: ready, willing, and even eager, although what he had in mind for her was not what she expected. However, appearances weren't everything...
Strani Accadimenti
Price: Free! Words: 12,070. Language: Italian. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"Lievemente si lasciò cadere arricciando l'aria fredda fin su il primo comignolo dell'albergo, sopra le assi, attorno all'angolo del sottotetto. " "Lungo il profilo della torre 4, nel condominio 103 del quartiere Alessandrino, un corpo era caduto sopra il cemento. Lo schianto fu cupo, come una busta di latte sbollito…"
The Children of the City
Price: Free! Words: 67,670. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
'The Children of the City' is a dark dystopian novel that gets under the skin of power, control, belief and identity. Perfect for fans of George Orwell and China Mieville, H.T. Zetter is thrilling and thought-provoking in equal measure as he seeks to answer the question: without our histories, who are we?
The Blank Page
Price: Free! Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Brooke writes "LEAVE THIS PAGE BLANK" on the inside of her yearbook so her best friend has a place to sign. But someone else writes there first. The handwriting is bizarre and unrecognizable, and instead of well-wishes for the upcoming summer, the message contains a creepy warning. Brooke wants to believe it's all a joke... but her growing sense of dread is making her think otherwise.
Matthew's Rescue
Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Five-year-old Matthew looks like a typical boy. Small. Innocent. Young. His sweet smile hides the torment he endures, until the day his face is marked with the agony of his painful life. It's a day of anguish. A day of torture. And it's the day that Matthew is rescued by an unlikely hero.
Woken
Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A man doing well in life is suddenly fearful that he may be going insane, suddenly lost in his world of life that seems no more or less than a living nightmare that he cannot escape. Something has gone wrong, and he is determined to figure it out fast, or die trying.
Not a victim
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
Convenience store clerk is one of the five jobs likely to experience violent crime in North America. Not a victim, is a short story tells of a clerk determined not to be victimized.
Txt
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Carol Walsh returns home late at night to find her daughter isn't there. When she is unable to contact her, Carol succumbs to her own fatalistic thoughts. A short story giving two different points of view of the events of a single night. First of a three part series.
Vengeance
Price: Free! Words: 16,920. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
(5.00 from 1 review)
Life for the Jews of 1983 Lodz is difficult and dangerous, but when Katrina finds a book hidden deep within an ancient temple, she discovers the words of magic that bring forth the Golem to protect her.
Shadows
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
SHADOWS - How often do we pay attention to them? It's time we do. Now !!!
Desperation
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A man is trapped on a crashed spaceship surrounded by aliens. Will he escape to safety before they eat him?
Right Behind You
Price: Free! Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Sample this triptych of horror stories from Dale Lucas (author of Doc Voodoo: Aces & Eights) centered on damaged souls and dark pursuits, and discover “a writer whose work innovates and entertains, reinventing the familiar and breathing new life into old themes,” (Nathan Brazil, SF Site).
Murderous: A Love Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
A nosey neighbor entertains himself with the happenings of man living across the street. His fascination borders on the line of obsession, or could it be something more? www.banocanut.com
Spades (Book One)
Series: Spades. Price: Free! Words: 63,440. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Calise Thomas trains with Chris and his accomplices at a secret location in the woods. The only thing that links them together is their identical spade mark. But they're not alone. Something unseen and heavy is in their midst, watching their every move, stalking their every turn. If Calise wants in, she must figure out who she is and what she's capable of ... before the haunting catches her first.