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Filthy Night by William Zanzinger
Price: Free! Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.40 from 5 reviews)
“He looked down at the dead man’s blood seeping across the carpet, and decided it wasn’t time for cocktails.” A stormy night: Paul Brightland needs a specialist to find the men who attacked his daughter. St Cloud needs Brightland’s money and a chance to forget his troubles. But soon, as he is dragged into London's underworld, he will discover his troubles are only just beginning...
Night of the Assassin by Russell Blake
Series: Assassin, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,250. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action(4.50 from 4 reviews)
The prequel to King of Swords, Night of the Assassin charts the early life of El Rey, the super-assassin who specializes in impossible-to-execute sanctions on behalf of his brutal narco-trafficking cartel clients. Night of the Assassin is a glimpse into the making of the monster, and is an intense, no-flinching, gritty epic that will leave even the most jaded thriller fan gasping.
Bullets for Breakfast by Dan McGirt
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.00 from 1 review)
A Jack Scarlet adventure! Jack decides to "find himself" with a solo trek through the jungle. Unfortunately, a team of murderous mercenaries wants to find him too. Think your day got off to a bad start? It is nothing compared to Jack's! The coffee is hot and the action is hotter! Get your bullets for breakfast starting: Now!
Clouded Rainbow by Jonathan Sturak
Price: Free! Words: 53,210. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(3.80 from 5 reviews)
Roger Belkin has everything going for him--the career, the car, the marriage, but on one cold, dark night, he will lose everything...
Monster in the Mirror - With Bonus Short Stories by MJ Ware
Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.20 from 5 reviews)
For a limited time, includes two free additional short stories. Could there be a hidden room somewhere in your house? And just what would you find lurking there? Nate, his little sister, and best buddy Dan, stumble upon a hidden room during a sleep-over. What they find inside is anything but friendly. Includes two bonus short stories: Steven, Space Stowaway & Bloody Marcy
S T O L E N - Suspense Short Story by Marion Francis
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(3.78 from 9 reviews)
“Shut up and listen closely. You are to pickup a togo lunch order at the café on the corner outside of your building. Order the blue plate special no gravy. Move your ass now!" Jim couldn't believe his day has started out with a disburbing phone call that would send him on a race for his life...
Black Rock Prison by Fernando Trujillo
Price: Free! Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(1.00 from 1 review)
What is the worst sentence that can befall a convict in Illinois? Not lethal injection. The worst punishment is to be sent to a black-walled fortress whose exact location no one knows. The inmates soon will discover they have not been imprisoned there by chance. It isn’t long before they find out that much more than their own lives is riding on solving the mystery of Black Rock.
The Box (The Temple of the Blind #1) by Brian Harmon
Series: The Temple of the Blind, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 54,730. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A mysterious wooden box leads Albert on an extraordinary and terrifying adventure into a strange labyrinth deep beneath the city streets.
Fiddleback by Jeff Vrolyks
Price: Free! Words: 78,590. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » General(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Mae Clark is a ten-year-old girl with abusive parents and an imaginary friend named Breuer. Breuer has ideas to help Mae, ideas that aren’t very nice. Breuer isn't as imaginary as Mae thinks.
Neewa the Wonder Dog and the Ghost Hunters by John Cerutti
Price: Free! Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Volume One: The Indian Medicine Woman’s Mystery is Revealed! Adventure and mystery in the uncanny spirit world captivate the young lives of fourteen-year-old Christina and her sister Jackie, eleven. When the family moves 1500 miles from their home in New Jersey to the desert of the American Southwest, they encounter many spirits—some good, some evil.
Don't Ask - the story of America's first openly gay Marine. by B.K. Dell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,890. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.38 from 8 reviews)
Don't Ask is the story of America's first homosexual Marine and the political firestorm he never meant to start. Pro-God, pro-USA, pro-troops. B.K. Dell - Stories that Matter.
The Deadliest Menace by V Bertolaccini
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,060. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A new proficiently intellectual action thriller that merges a contemporary global terrorist scenario with a fascinating collection of episodes. The execution of an atomic explosion on a South Pacific military base, the assassination of a leading UK politician, and the hijacking of a new space shuttle reveals someone has acquired plutonium and is executing the deadliest ever plot on civilization.
Scattered Fates - a novel on the second partition of India by Ram Garikipati
Price: Free! Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history(4.88 from 8 reviews)
An alternate history novel, which unwraps in the backdrop of violent anti-Hindi agitations that rocked the State of Tamil Nadu (India) 50 years ago, narrated over two time frames – 1965 and 2005. It is the story of a son's search for the truth about his father's disappearance and the political intrigue that led to India's second partition into South & North, intertwined with the history of Korea
The Second Amendment #1 by John Matthews
Price: Free! Words: 76,380. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.00 from 1 review)
One simple thesis. But it threatens the very roots of the Constitution. There's too much at stake. 20,000 gun deaths a year, schoolyard massacres, and now a wave of militia bombings... America is under siege. An explosive, uncompromising thriller which confronts head-on one of the most fiery issues of the past two decades: gun control.
Blood Is Heavier by Ella Medler
Series: Hunter, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Nick Hunter used to be a contract killer. Shadows from his past step forward to shatter his short-lived peace and destroy his family. His wife is dead, his four-year old son kidnapped and it looks like someone is trying to frame him for murder. Under pressure, broken, is there anything Nick wouldn't do to rescue his son?
Fighting The Mob by Max M Power
Series: Jonathan McGregor Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,670. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Staff Sergeant Jonathan McGregor never had anything in his life to call his own. Upon leaving the Corps, Jonathan, his wife Joni, and newborn child move to New York City to be with Joni's family. The Mafia shows up and demand Jonathan pay insurance money for his store. Jonathan fights back and it cost him his family. Now Jonathan is waging a private war to destroy the Mafia for good.
K2 book 1 by Geoff Wolak
Price: Free! Words: 87,360. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The elderly owner of a Swiss bank had been murdered, the inheritance redirected to a retired British Intelligence officer. No one is who they seem, everyone has an agenda. Groups within groups, secrets inside secrets, lies on top of lies. Part 1 of a 6 part spy series. Action, dark humour, romance, mystery, suspense.
Bloodlust (Revised Edition 2014) by Alina Meuangkhot
Series: Night Stalker Crew, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,380. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(2.33 from 3 reviews)
Alyssa and her five siblings received an anonymous phone call that will change the world around them, one that could very well lead them down a mysterious road to darkness or to the light. When two siblings suddenly disappear without any word to anyone, they seek help from an unusual group of people. How far will Alyssa and her family go to bring them home?