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La Biblia de los Caídos by Fernando Trujillo
Price: Free! Words: 135,120. 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: 184,700. 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.
Nearly Departed by Max Patrick Schlienger
Price: Free! Words: 79,220. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.70 from 10 reviews)
Con artists are a notoriously skeptical bunch, and Dennis Gufehautt is no exception. His scheme of masquerading as a paranormal investigator seems foolproof, until he encounters an actual ghost. Now, having unwittingly become a witness to a decades-old murder, Dennis finds himself stumbling headfirst into bizarre and often hilarious situations as he tries to solve a legitimate paranormal mystery.
Sudden Death (endorsed by James Patterson & Clive Cussler) by Michael Balkind
Series: Deadly Sports Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,300. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.31 from 16 reviews)
Reid Clark - a pro golfer on the PGA tour; is also a hothead with a reputation for trouble. Reid receives a death threat right before teeing off on the final day of the Master's Tournament, & hires a P.I. to track down the perpetrator. Suspense builds throughout as Reid tries to compete in one of golfs most prestigious events & woo the woman he loves, while dodging death at every turn.
La prisión de Black Rock by Fernando Trujillo
Series: La prisión de Black Rock, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 62,870. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
¿Cuál es la peor condena que le puede caer a un preso de Illinois? Ni la cadena perpetua, ni la inyección letal. El peor castigo es el destino a la prisión de Black Rock, una fortaleza de negros muros cuya localización exacta nadie conoce. Los reclusos No tardarán en averiguar que de la resolución del misterio de Black Rock depende mucho más que su propia vida.
Sal de mis sueños by Fernando Trujillo
Price: Free! Words: 79,160. Language: Spanish. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Me volvía loco una compañera del instituto, tenía mis diferencias con mi padre y los estudios no eran precisamente mi prioridad. Un escenario bastante típico para un adolescente. Todo cambió de repente la noche en que conocí a dos niñas gemelas que cambiaron mi vida para siempre. Yo estaba desnudo, rodeado de gente en un museo. Aunque parezca mentira, todo empezó empezó en un sueño...
Deadly Offerings by Alexa Grace
Series: The Deadly Trilogy, One. Price: Free! Words: 66,930. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller(4.57 from 14 reviews)
Pulse-racing suspense with toe-curling passion. He's her chance for survival from serial killer; but will she survive the passion raging between them? This bestselling book is the first of the Deadly Series.
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.”
Soul Identity by dennis batchelder
Price: Free! Words: 112,200. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.68 from 25 reviews)
What if you could bank your money for your next life? Smart-aleck and computer security expert Scott Waverly is skeptical of his new client's claim that they've been tracking souls for almost twenty-six hundred years. Is it a freaky cult, or a sophisticated con job? As Scott saves Soul Identity from an insider attack, he discovers the importance of the bridges connecting people's lives.
They Don't Exist by J.R. Leckman
Price: Free! Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.24 from 17 reviews)
A young woman laughs it off when she's informed the room she's staying in for the night is haunted, because ghosts don't exist. Or do they?
The Witch's Ladder (Detective Marcella Witch's series, book 1) by Dana E. Donovan
Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural(4.50 from 14 reviews)
Book 1 in the Detective Marcella Witch's Series: A group of individuals proficient in the psychic academia of clairvoyance, mental telepathy and bilocation, working to understand life’s most unusual secrets soon realize that even their abilities of mind over matter can't save them from the blade of the surgeon stalker. Word count 75,603 Print page count 354
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.
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.
Dont Ever Change by John H. Carroll
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.70 from 10 reviews)
High school: a time of memories, good and bad. Students get together to sign each other’s yearbooks. “Don’t Ever Change” is a common phrase. What would happen if one of those students never did change? How would that student feel about it? Would it make them happy, sad or psychotic? How would you feel if you had never changed from that young teenager in high school?
Hostile Witness, A Josie Bates Thriller by Rebecca Forster
Series: The Witness, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 106,020. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.55 from 22 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
Een duivels plan (bis) by Kasper Kombrink
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: Dutch. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
De universitair docente Loes van Wijk wordt verliefd op Stefan Wilkes, één van haar studenten. De twee krijgen een verhouding. Het blijkt echter niet allemaal rozengeur en maneschijn. Loes krijgt vreselijke spijt. En niet alleen maar van haar overspel. Omdat het mijn eerste publicatie op Smashwords is, helemaal gratis en voor niets.
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
Free to Die by Bob McElwain
Price: Free! Words: 63,810. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009 by Foremost Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.50 from 10 reviews)
Brad Ashton fled three years ago to avoid a conviction for murder. Now he's back. And his hope for freedom appears to be within reach. Unfortunately there are those who have no interest in his legal status; they only want him dead or on the run once more...