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The Game
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Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A hapless geek finds himself on the beta program for a revolutionary operating system - in a Faustian deal that grants him the perfect job and perfect life in exchange for simply giving his blessing to the program. As with most things that come so easy, he found this life less than fulfilling, and watches in horror as the program he endorsed rains chaos down on the world.
Battle Weather
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Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A soldier's afternoon dreams are interrupted as he is drawn back into a distant and bloody war he thought he had just left.
Loose Ends
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Price: Free! Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After a simple sting goes bad, the world of cops and criminals unravels, and everyone involved learns that the best laid plans are no match for the whims of fate.
Honeymoon Phase
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Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
On the eve of their wedding day, Frank and Marion Braid retreat to the solitude of a Smoky Mountains cabin, where Marion soon discovers that Frank will stop at nothing to make their honeymoon--and the rest of their lives together--perfect.
Light Under the House
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Price: Free! Words: 108,480. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Light Under the House is the saga of an American family—the Levis, a family of secrets. None greater than the secret of what lies under their house, a secret that could destroy them. A secret that an ancient evil will stop at nothing to uncover. The novel follows the Levi family line for a generation, exploring lives lived in the aftermath of the cultural rebellion of the late 1960's.
Effected Intent
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Price: Free! Words: 97,810. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Effected Intent is a bioterrorism meets cyber thriller with an unlikely protagonist at the center of the story.
Six Ways of Dyin'
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Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The sheriff of a small town must pay for the life that he ruined many years ago. The past has returned and it will settle for nothing less than blood.
Big Iron
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(3.00 from 1 review)
The small, remote, New Mexican town of Paja Rita doesn't get many visitors. Till one day, a stranger rides into town---with a rather large hunk of iron on his hip.
Last Dance of a Black Widow
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Meet Abbey Whistler. She's just died at the age of eighty and waits in her hospital room to be taken to the afterlife. But she quickly learns that crimes committed while alive actually do have repercussions when you die. Last Dance of a Black Widow is a sobering 3,000 word short story that explores the death of a life lived poorly.
Blink
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Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.38 from 8 reviews)
Meet dentist Brian Mallory. He's always considered himself a grounded man. A rational man. A reasonable man. But what he finds in the mouth of nineteen year old Amy Gladwell one afternoon during a routine cleaning makes him begin to question his own sanity. It's amazing how quickly everything can change in a a blink of an eye.
Eland Dances
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Price: Free! Words: 69,940. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Africa in the Sixties is changing fast. Pete works to bring about the Green Revolution, but the Red Revolution is a contender, and so are Black Power and the Whiteman's way. All you need is Love, says the song, but he learns you need a dose of tough with that.
The Power of Change : The Last Invention
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Series: The Power of Change, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
The lonely scientist and the inventor, Sina, is the worst among his friends, he is lazy and funny since he has never been recognized for creating something, he wants to fight Sharkaban the new king who overtook the world, but Sina has no idea, until the day he receives an important letter from a stranger.
Le temps de la vengeance
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Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: French. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Parce que sa femme est morte dix ans plus tôt, à cause d'un accident provoqué par un chauffard, Alexandre, veuf inconsolable, décide qu'il est temps pour lui de se venger. Un mystérieux inconnu fera irruption pour tenter de le faire renoncer à son acte désespéré...
The True Tale of Jezebel Cole
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Price: Free! Words: 86,390. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When world famous novelist Patty Belleville goes missing, her daughter goes on a quest to uncover the real story behind her mother's disappearance and on the way discovers some horrific truths about the woman who has always been so distant with her. Will she ever find Patty? Or has something more sinister happened to her?
Le siège d'en face...
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: French. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Catherine prend les transports en commun comme chaque jour pour se rendre à son travail. Pourtant sa vie bien tranquille va basculer lorsqu'elle va trouver un smartphone sur le siège d'en face où se trouvait un charmant jeune homme, quelques minutes auparavant.
Over Her Dead Body
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Price: Free! Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The local Sheriff discovers a man in the woods late at night digging at the ground with his bare hands. But it is what the man digs up that starts a terrible chain of events that uproots the lives of Michael and April Bander and begins a fierce game of cat and mouse as the local detectives try to piece together a shocking mystery that threatens to tear apart the bonds of love.
Blitzkrieg Ireland 2016
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A very short story about what might happen when Ireland can no longer afford to pay her debts to the European Central Bank. This story also features in Ireland Trilogy by Gary J Byrnes.
Urban Exploration & The Curse of Chillingham Castle
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Price: Free! Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Two short stories. Urban Exploration. An abandoned Victorian mental asylum, derelict for decades, sits in the middle of the English countryside. Three people set out to explore. The Curse of Chillingham Castle. Over from America on their first European holiday, tourists Mark and Susie take a detour to one of England's most haunted castles. 15000 words approx.
Coming Clean
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Price: Free! Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by Knights Hill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Budding rock star Shanti is a compulsive liar. But when a new guitarist joins the band, she’s dangerously tempted to come clean. For a gaijin girl alone in Tokyo, love is just a word to rhyme with… but betrayal lurks as close as the next gig. COMING CLEAN introduces Shanti Hazard, the anti-heroine of Felicity Savage's suspense novel MUSIC TO DIE BY. Novella. Length: 86 pages.
The Captive
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The courage of a kidnapped young girl is tested, but her strong will to live will not allow her to become a victim. This dark story of a young woman as she awaits the return of her captor culminates in a surprise ending. The Captive was selected by San Diego Writer’s Ink Anthology, Vol 4 as one of San Diego’s finest writers. The story lends itself to a quick, but intense read.