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The Black Rainbow by Hussain Zaidi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,150. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The Black Rainbow is set in the backdrop of religious militancy in Pakistan and grapples with the question why militancy has taken root in the country and in which direction society is heading for. The story revolves around Ali Naqvi, a student of philosophy, who is caught between faith and skepticism.
Sword of the Jihad by Richard Madison
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 136,020. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
FBI Agent Jake Chrome and his team are charged with eliminating Islamic extremist Ali Ben Saleem…. Hopefully before the deadly commander can bleed the Homeland. But what Jake doesn’t know is that Ali has put Jake’s young family in the crosshairs of the Sword of the Jihad…
The Parthian Shot by Ian Bradley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,200. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Primary School Teacher Liz Wright has it all; a successful career, a rich husband, a son at University, a daughter at one of Sydney’s most prestigious private schools, a house, a boat, a swimming pool and a good friend living next door. That is until she is caught travelling through customs with two kilos of heroin in her suitcase...
The Innocent by Donald Owen Crowe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,190. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A fictional account of child slavery and human trafficking based on true events.
If He Hollers, Let Him Go by Beth Harden
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Literature » Literary
If He Hollers, Let Him Go is a gritty, truer-than-fiction account of a woman whose brutal assault and healing journey catapult her into prison as a program counselor. In that unlikely role, Elise Abrams begins to suspect that her assailant is much closer than she knew. She must now redefine her own brand of justice when his chance at a new life is under her control.
Enoch's Folly by Giovanni Torre
Price: Free! Words: 112,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime(4.50 from 2 reviews)
“You know what the old timers say about Comely? They say the Devil is afraid of him.” Aldous Comely; entrepreneur, philanthropist, bon vivant, crime lord. He has his finger on every conceivable pulse, but his grip is starting to slip. Chance encounters and unexpected friendships force him to remember what it's like to be a human being - at the worst possible time: An old enemy is back in town.
Tödliches Verlangen by Angelika Friedemann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,730. Language: German. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Ein Sylt-Krimi der den Leser in eine andere Welt entführt, die ihm die Arroganz und Blasiertheit von Menschen aufzeigt.
Stalemate by Alan Hamilton
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by SilverWood Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
In the summer of 1930, fifty-two year old Walter Bruce is told he has a terminal disease. If he continues to live the way he does he will be dead in a year...
Focused on Murder by Michaele Lockhart
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,560. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When nature photographer Julia Ballard stumbles upon clues to a long-unsolved double-murder her wilderness adventure turns to intrigue and then to terror. Is a conservation and environmentalist group as benign as it first seems? Enjoy a colorful story that transports the reader through the scenic Colorado Rockies, and experience the warm bond between Julia and her dog Maxie.
Принцесса, которая любила дождь by Эмилия Ри
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 199,790. Language: Russian. Published: April 15, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Кто же эта странная хрупкая, милая и беззащитная девушка? Сумасшедший и хладнокровный убийца-психопат, в совершенстве владеющий любым оружием, способная с легкостью прикончить любого по заказу или повинуясь спонтанному импульсу уничтожения? Несчастное существо, чувствительное, уязвимое, ранимое в глубине души и умеющее любить и страдать? Прекрасный образец совершенной красоты лица и тела или пораз
Banksters by Nicolas Wilson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime(4.00 from 1 review)
It’s a profitable time to be a bastard, one of the most profitable in history. Mark Dane intends to take full advantage of that and be the bastard at the top- if he can make his way past his fellow predators, through a concrete jungle of murder, sex, greed, and revenge.
Reform by Belt by Ray Green
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,630. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Four in ten offenders return to prison within three years of their release despite a huge increase in reform spending. The annual cost of a prisoner in maximum security is $50,000. The USA spends $60 billion a year on corrections, yet recidivism remains high. Some States have plans for managing all but the worst violators. This story is about some of the serious violators.
How Not To Commit Murder by Robin Storey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,040. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Career conman Reuben Littlejohn is determined to go straight this time after his release from prison, with the help of his new wife. But he hadn't counted on stumbling across a plot to kill his parole officer Lucy, with whom he is madly in lust. Or being blackmailed into becoming an accomplice to her murder. Can he save his own life as well as Lucy's - without his wife finding out?
Sugar Town by Robert Nicholls
Price: Free! Words: 218,750. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Coming of age(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A family is decimated in the aftermath of a terrible crime and no voice is raised in protest. Can a town that prides itself on its sense of community survive without the promise of justice? In Sugar Town, a teen-aged girl, an epileptic boy, an alcoholic murderer and a spirit-seeking outsider, drawn together by a curiously enabling piece of space debris, show the way to redemption.
The Man of Nightstone by Devon Drake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A daring bounty hunter, Althadis, claiming to be one of the world's most skilled sorcerers, has come to the city-state of Pallos announcing that he's hot on the trail of the Whisper, the world's most infamous assassin. No one has ever escaped Whisper's blade or seen his face. Of course, everyone thinks Althadis is completely insane. But sometimes the lesser evil is the crazier man.
Noble Intentions (Jack Noble #4) by L.T. Ryan
Series: Noble Intentions, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,650. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Jack Noble. Assassin for hire. Former Marine and government agent. He makes no mistakes. He passes no judgement. He feels no remorse. So why the hell does he stop to help a lost child on a busy sidewalk moments before he's to complete a deal with one of the east coast's top crime bosses? This simple decision places Jack in unfamiliar territory. He has become the hunted.
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