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2014 Year of the Horse
Price: Free! Words: 85,870. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Conspiracies abound in this contemporary tale of inequality, injustice and greed. Leading economists from every corner of the world will gather in Wellington New Zealand for the 4th Reaching Out Across Regions Forum. The year is 2014 and global terrorism is rising but this quiet South Pacific backwater seems peaceful and unconcerned. Nothing however is quite what it seems.
The Blue Gate
Price: Free! Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A plot by terrorists to assassinate the King and throw the country into anarchy and chaos. With only 3 days to catch and prevent disaster, Chief Inspector Aryad Afellay is called upon to find the hidden cell operating out of the medieval quarter of Fez el Bali, a labyrinth of streets and alleyways over a thousand years old. An exotic cultural landscape jewel that captivates all who enter it.
The Scorpion Nest: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Newlyweds Joel and Sonnet have just wrapped up a housewarming party in Suburban Phoenix. Custom-built on the site of a meteor crash a half century ago, the young couple received everything they wanted in their dream house. Unfortunately, Joel and Sonnet also got what they didn't want: thousands of unwelcome, venomous guests.
The Blackhearted Saint
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A student discovers a strange sonnet in a library’s collection of Italian Renaissance poetry. This leads him to another, greater revelation – a centuries-old story of lust, greed and killings – all the sins of a single man. The student is soon to find out that this mysterious persona is in the middle of one of the most shameful chapters of the Vatican's history.
Sludge
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
For most children, the monster under the bed or in the closet is just a fantasy, something to grow out of. But Ben Downs’ monster is real. Now locked away in a mental institution, a young reporter turns to him for answers about his troubled past, but what she hears may be too much for her to bear.
Going Down
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
A short flash fiction story of a poor man who only wanted to get down to his car in the ground level parking garage. His short trip should have never been this horrific.
The House of Grey: Volume 1
Series: The House of Grey, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 47,430. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fantasy, friendship, and fate await you in Collin Earl’s The House of Grey, based on the popular audio fiction by the same name.  14-year-old Monson Grey faces the same challenges that any freshman high school kid would: difficult classes, weird teachers, food fights…girls. Except, Monson Grey is not Monson Grey.
High Art: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
An artist takes a page from Poe in seeking revenge against a critic.
The Tea Meal
You set the price! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Man has proved many times that he/she is rarely monogamous but many will stick together for one reason or another and live out their lives in misery. But then some people will try and offset the misery by having a 'distraction'. Woe betide those who do....
The Awakening - Ordo Tribus XI by Ethan Santiago
Price: Free! Words: 65,700. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Set in the near future, the world is advancing as new technologies emerges. But the effects from the attack in an early decade of the 21st century, by an elusive group called Ordo Tribus XI (Order of the Three Eleven), lingers. Soon, a sinister force arises, quietly permeating into everyone’s lives and into all nooks and crannies of the connected world.
Breakfast In Paris
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
At a sidewalk café on a bustling Parisian avenue, a man awaits a rendezvous with the woman of his dreams. But as anticipation turns to dread, is he about to wake with a start?
Do You Hear the Bells?
Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short reflection inspired by an anniversary. Some would consider this inspirational.
On Love
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A struggling wife with an alcoholic-gambling husband comes to terms with her place in life.
Morelly Yours
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An intimate anniversary celebration takes an innocent and unexpected turn.
Black Woods: Book 1 (Black Woods Series)
Series: Black Woods, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Avid mushroom hunters and volunteers with the local Search and Rescue Department, Laura and Julie, who are in their sixties, remember that first encounter in the woods years ago. Four young men, who are fun by nature, travel to the woods with high hopes of a hunt they won't forget. A call to the Search and Rescue Department will bring them shockingly together in the... Black Woods. Adult Language
The Favour Men: Initiation
Price: Free! Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The Favour Men: Initiation is the first short in The Favour Men series. It tells the story of how Jake, the youngest of the three, earned his place among his older brother Charlie and their best friend Harry as one of the guys who 'get things done.'
Within the Walls of Westfield - A Diary of Madness
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The contents of this transcript were discovered after clean-up operations began at the Westfield Psychiatric Hospital on 1st October 2009. Contained inside are field notes regarding the strange & abnormal progress of patient Jonathan Winterhall Gray, taken from the discovered journal of Dr Henry Renholm.
Spanish Run
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ryan's world is turned upside down when his girlfriend is killed. Just when he thinks his life is worthless and he wants to take his own life a ghost has him running to save his life as well as another.
Betrayed - Alternate Ending
Price: Free! Words: 23,720. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Betrayed - Alternate Ending gives Brook the chance to retaliate against her antagonists from the popular novel Betrayed. This is not a stand-alone publication, but starts at Chapter 49 of the novel Betrayed and then takes the tale in a new direction, with an entirely different ending.
Painted Leo: Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A woman disguises herself as a Parisian courtesan, and with a bottle of illegal Absinthe and the thirst for retribution guiding her, seduces a French artist by asking him to make her body his greatest work to date...but will it be the last one he ever creates...?