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Burn - (Wolf's - Five Short Story Collection No. 4)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,960. Language: British English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Index Tommy - Pyromania WHEN HELL FREEZES OVER - Virology While Sam Was Sleeping - Artificial intelligence Death Wish - Political Only Good Men Deserve Yesterday - Time travel
Destroyed by Malice
Price: $1.49 $1.19 USD. (20% off until Sep. 12!) Words: 52,920. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this dark and satirical novel, the world’s most famous novelist, Barker Drule, is gunned down by an unknown assailant. Some may find the mockery to be a little bit too intense and claim it is all an exaggeration. However, Barker Drule isn’t meant to represent any specific person; rather, he represents the whole conglomeration of ills and idiocies that have driven books of merit into oblivion.
Firing Gunter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: British English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
There is an abode where living and laughing and love, are stirred with dreams, where "was" and "is" and "will be", had, like a lemon - the bitter - squeezed out, and poured into such a place. Some people would just love to make a place such as that, home.
Sin City
Series: Sin City, 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,760. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
There are parts of Sin City the neon lights don't reach, and only the desperate and dangerous venture into the city's seedy backstreets, where gangsters rule, the floating poker games never stop, and people disappear without a trace. Ruby Gordon is desperate. She has nowhere else to go when her brother opens his home to her. He runs an off-the-books juke joint, and she is fasc
Piece of Work
Series: Sin City, 0.5. Price: Free! Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Coming of age
Meet gang leader Tim Kelly, who's latest ideas pits him against the Chicago Outfit in 1965 Las Vegas. Prequel to the Sin City series.
Lilac Cadillac
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Synopsis Have you ever found yourself in a conversation where someone throws 'Family is everything' around, like it's cheap confetti? It had been many long years after, and the tightly-knit film-making family of Moorcrofts would listen in on conversations like these, and not react, correct, elaborate, or judge. Maybe because they made a pact to keep life 'after' Sue's birthday to themselves...
Baklava Part 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Alternative history
Synopsis Against the eternal clock - counting down for us, we live and work, and bake and play, and serve a higher purpose - all part of someone's recipe. Maybe. And like a renowned recipe, it's all about attention to detail - from attentive preparation, right through to a particular flair for a spectacular presentation.
The Witness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
This is a short story. This is also the first of the Issues Series: Responsibility. Jimmy Johnston is put in a place where he has to decide what is right and wrong in a very bad situation. Should he tell someone, or try to keep it to himself. And could he live with himself if he didn't?
Fraud
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Chioma took a deep breath and inserted her card into the chip reader. After a moment of awkward silence she took it out and looked up anxiously. "Declined." Fraud is a story about a young woman who discovers an illegal charge on her credit card and her resolve to find the person responsible.
Lightning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Scrawny little Ariel eventually came second as she had duelled gravity, and as if in slow motion, dropped to her knees; and with her small hands clutching her stomach, she surrendered and drowned in the stinging hope that she kept sufficient pressure on her stitched wound.
Villains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: Simple English. Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Inspirational
With each “unexpected” disaster approaching,the secret man emerged around unexpectedly. Was he coming to help ,rescuing or devastating?Was he God or a demon? Could he achieve his goals alone?
The Librarian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
...She felt around in her handbag for the smart silver pen and felt how the cold steel slowly absorbed the heat from her liverspotted and wrinkled old hand...
Death in the Garden
You set the price! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Benjamin Ians Flash Fiction. To Miranda, her garden means everything; the pinnacle of her happiness, of her love and fulfilment. She looks back over her life, its amours and death to the future.
Hard Luck: Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,210. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Hard Luck is an evocative collection of seventeen stories that glimpses into the lives of the often broken and downtrodden people in small-town southern Indiana. Some residents escape while others are consumed by their drug-fueled, crime-ridden environments. The stories within spring in and out of the gritty country noir genre and often land in steamy piles of contemporary and dirty realism.
Tommy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: British English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Adventure » General
Fire And Ice Some say the world will end in fire Some say in ice From what I've tasted of desire  I hold with those who favor fire. - Robert Frost Synopsis Pyromania - From pyro- "fire" + mania "madness, frenzy." The propensity which leads an insane person to accomplish his purpose by burning, has been considered to merit particular notice, and to constitute a variety of monomania.
The Spellchecker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
"You're barefoot. OK, so I was barefoot. Had to be. I was dead. For long enough to come back and remind someone I was still pissed. Only, I wasn't sure who to talk to... And then, I bought shoes.
The Scene Stealers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When a young artist's painting is stolen by a professional artist and put up for sale, her theater friends step up with their plan to perpetrate a heist and steal it back. Better hope they don't get caught, because high school is hard enough without facing hard time.
Viaje Lírico por España I
Price: Free! Words: 9,760. Language: Spanish. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Screenplays » Documentary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Narraciones viajeras, versos viajeros, paisajística, pueblos y monumentos, crónicas espontáneas
Anecdotes of Irregularity
You set the price! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
ANECDOTES OF IRREGULARITY is a collection of three flash fiction stories with twists, turns, and general irregularity. With strange grandmas, partners in crime, and claims of flying dogs, each of the three stories have their own unique feel ranging from sci-fi to crime.
Behind The Strong One's Eyes
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 39,050. Language: American English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Adventure » General
Ever wonder what goes on in the mind of a strong woman? Be prepared, it isn't what you think.

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