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Action & suspense | General | Crime thriller | Psychological thriller | Spies & espionage | Supernatural | Courtroom
La Biblia de los Caídos by Fernando Trujillo
Price: Free! Words: 115,540. Language: Spanish. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Dicen que en Madrid reposa una iglesia muy antigua. Allí, en su interior, frente a una cruz de piedra esculpida en uno de sus muros, se puede alzar una plegaria. También dicen que aquel que no tiene alma la escuchará, y si la fortuna acompaña, el ruego será atendido. Pero exigirá un elevado precio por sus servicios. Eso es lo que dicen.
La Guerra de los Cielos by Fernando Trujillo
Price: Free! Words: 170,140. Language: Spanish. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
La guerra más antigua y devastadora de la existencia ha encontrado el modo de continuar, de extenderse por toda la creación. El Cielo y el Infierno ya no son los únicos escenarios para este terrible conflicto.
Project Daedalus by Thomas Hoover
Price: Free! Words: 124,260. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.83 from 6 reviews)
(Bantam Books 1991) Publisher’s Weekly “Hoover’s characters double-deal their way through settings ranging from the Acropolis to the inside of a superplane that skims the edge of space –- the ultimate in death-dealing. A secret agreement between the Russian military and the Yakuza, Japanese crime lords, threatens to shift the balance of world power.”
Deadly Stillwater by Roger Stelljes
Series: McRyan Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 107,800. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller(4.73 from 11 reviews)
NYT & USA Today bestselling author, Roger Stelljes delivers an action packed and pulse pounding thriller. An abduction is just the beginning in a case of betrayal and revenge that will ultimately strike at the soul of the St. Paul Police Department. McRyan Mystery Series new release - FATALLY BOUND.
Hostile Witness, A Josie Bates Thriller by Rebecca Forster
Series: The Witness Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 106,930. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.44 from 25 reviews)
When sixteen-year-old Hannah Sheraton is arrested for the murder of her stepgrandfather, a California Supreme Court justice, her distraught mother turns to once infamous defense attorney, Josie Bates. Now a small town lawyer in Hermosa Beach, Josie wants nothing to do with the case since the gruesome evidence points to Hannah's guilt. When the girl is charged as an adult, Josie can't turn her back
Uprising by Justin Kemppainen
Price: Free! Words: 134,080. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.43 from 21 reviews)
The Citizens of Haven have finally realized their dream; separation. They have ascended. A new layer has been placed upon the city, sealing anyone they deem unfit down below. In the dark slums beneath the city, something has been set in motion that will usher in a change. Something that will rattle the city of Haven to its core and forever alter the lives of everyone within.
The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
Price: Free! Words: 136,240. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Bantam 1988 ”A financial thriller right out of the headlines.” Adam Smith A high-finance, high-tech thriller of Wall Street, murder, currency manipulation. A mysterious Japanese industrialist begins a massive 'hedging' in the US markets. Two weeks later, in Japan’s Inland Sea, divers working for him recover the Imperial Sword, given to Japan's first Emperor by the Sun Goddess. Can a lone
Project Cyclops by Thomas Hoover
Price: Free! Words: 140,420. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Bantam 1992 The Aegean, ex-agent Michael Vance pilots the Odyssey II, a handmade replica. A Russian gunship with Arab terrorists takes a tiny island where a U.S. corporation has a laser space facility. The renegades convert the launch vehicle into a ballistic missile that can deliver their stolen nuclear warhead to any city in the U.S. Can Vance stop them? Idea points: Aerospace, Ulysses,
The Caves of Etretat: Part One of Four by Matt Chatelain
Series: The Caves of Etretat, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,300. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 4 reviews)
New version Nov 01 2016. Canadian bookstore owner Paul Sirenne heads to the town of Etretat, France, on the trail of a hundred year old mystery hidden in the pages of 'The Hollow Needle', by Maurice Leblanc. Together with Leblanc's great-granddaughter, Sirenne unearths puzzles, codes and historical mysteries, exposing a secret war for control of a cave fortress in Etretat's chalk cliffs.
The Fey by Claudia Hall Christian
Series: Alex the Fey thrillers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,360. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011 by Cook Street Publishing firstname.lastname@example.org. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense(4.83 from 12 reviews)
In The Fey, we meet Alexandra Hargreaves, the last surviving member of the Fey Special Forces Team, as she moves on from her loss. Haunted by the past and terrorized in the present, Alex must reach past pain, through memory and beyond the grave to find her self, and her future.
Season Of The Harvest (Harvest Trilogy, Book 1) by Michael R. Hicks
Price: Free! Words: 145,290. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.67 from 6 reviews)
FBI Special Agent Jack Dawson investigates the gruesome murder of his best friend, who had been pursuing a group of eco-terrorists. The group’s leader is a beautiful geneticist who claims that a major international conglomerate developing genetically engineered crops is plotting a sinister transformation of our world that will lead humanity to extinction.
A Death In Beverly Hills by David Grace
Price: Free! Words: 137,870. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller(4.75 from 4 reviews)
NEW EDITION -- Revised Sept. 2014 When the wife and four-year-old stepdaughter of fading movie star Tom Travis disappeared, a massive, fruitless, search was launched. Soon after the body of Travis's wife was discovered in a shallow grave only a few miles from where he had been riding his dune buggy on the day she vanished Travis finds himself on trial for capital murder. But did he do it?
48 Hours - A City of London Thriller by J Jackson Bentley
Price: Free! Words: 102,780. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Fidus Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.00 from 1 review)
“If you don’t pay me £250,000.00 in the next 48 Hours you will die”. The text on Josh Hammond’s BlackBerry was blunt and chilling. Surely it must be a joke, but when Josh is attacked in broad daylight and people around him start to die, he knows this is deadly serious. Can Josh raise the money, can his attractive new bodyguard protect him, who is blackmailing him? Why?
The Creative Sponge by Andy Marlow
Price: Free! Words: 105,170. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Thomas Wilson is missing. When last seen, he was being taken away by a representative of the mysterious TGN organisation, his identity erased. Kathy Turner, his best friend, has gone insane searching for him. Or has reality distorted itself around her? This philosophical thriller brings their destinies together on a journey deep into the nature of identity, reality and existence itself.
Gingerbread Man by Maggie Shayne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,430. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.73 from 11 reviews)
Publisher’s Weekly Raves: “A moving mix of high suspense and romance, this haunting Halloween thriller will propel readers to bolt their doors at night.” “A gripping story of small town secrets. The suspense will keep you guessing. The characters will steal your heart.” –New York Times Bestselling Author Lisa Gardner
The Actuary by K T Bowes
Series: The Calculated Risk. Price: Free! Words: 127,970. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A Russian ex-lover, a feisty Englishwoman and a child who melts hearts; a combination which spells disaster. When Emma bumps into Rohan Andreyev after mysteriously disappearing six years before, she does what she does best; takes her child and runs again. But Rohan tracks people for a living and Emma has nowhere left to hide. She couldn't resist him as a teenager, so what's changed now?
Kill Them Wherever You Find Them by David Hunter
Price: Free! Words: 139,900. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 6 reviews)
The Israeli spy agency, the Mossad, has uncovered actionable intelligence regarding an daring terror strike against the State of Israel and large Jewish population centers in major cities around the world. "The Project," already in development for several years, will be Israel's response to this newest and most deadly of threats to its very existence.
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.
Retribution by Nicholas Gill
Series: Fine Line Solutions, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 133,250. Language: American English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A small survivor of a brutal massacre becomes the leader of a terrorist splinter group intent on attacking soft targets in the west. The novel develops into a detective story to find the brains behind the attacks and into a clandestine operation to exact "retribution" for the evil done, but the terrorist agenda is not complete, a much larger plot with grave effects for the western nations begins.
From the Eyes of a Juror by Frank Terranova
Price: Free! Words: 430,670. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom(2.50 from 2 reviews)
One murder. If there's a moral to this story it's simply the fact that all it takes is one murder to alter the lives of so many. And as you too will come to find, the aftermath of this tale, based on truths both universal and particular, will leave all who cross its path devastated and left alone to ponder the consequences which are all too often unleashed by our own misguided choices in life.