- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Action & suspense | General | Crime thriller | Psychological thriller | Spies & espionage | Supernatural | Courtroom
He Loves Me Not (Lily's Story, Book 1) by Christine Kersey
Series: Lily's Story, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When college student Lily Jamison receives an ominous note telling her to "Stay away from him", she convinces herself it's a mistake. After all, she's barely met the two men it could be referring to. But as she begins to fall for the man with the striking blue eyes, the disturbing messages increase.
The Hitler File EXCERPTS by Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 57,690. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(3.00 from 2 reviews)
What was in Hitler's personal file kept by the Nazi Party's own intelligence agency, the SD? Israel Sarid Roth, only son of two survivors of the Holocaust is about to find out, as a routine assignment in Jerusalem plunges him into the center of a deadly nightmare.
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.
Death of a Messenger by William Zanzinger
Price: Free! Words: 65,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Clarissa Daniels has a missing flash drive and too little money to pay a blackmailer. St Cloud has time on his hands and a couple of questions he wants answered, including why she tells a lot of lies, and why someone would want to shoot a man in the head. Especially one who was already dead...
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.
The Caves of Etretat: Part One of Four by Matt Chatelain
Series: The Caves of Etretat, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 4 reviews)
New version Jul 25 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 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.
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?
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
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(4.67 from 3 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?
Murder At Zero Hour by Paul Westwood
Price: Free! Words: 68,880. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.50 from 6 reviews)
1916. William Grant, an American, joins the British Army during the Great War. He is posted to France, where he witnesses the horrors of war on the front line. During a dangerous night patrol, a captain is murdered, leading to a series of unanswered questions. With only his wits, Grant must solve the mystery while keeping his own skin intact. Will he be a victim of war or just another victim?
Tangled by Uc Amalu, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 82,120. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.00 from 1 review)
When the mutilated body of a young woman is discovered, shockwaves surge through the sleepy little town of Showsdale. A second body, bearing the same trademark as the first shows a serial killer is on the loose-with a perverse fetish of women; pregnant women. Detectives Marnotti and Payne tackle the case of their lives.
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.
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...
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 » 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
Clouded Rainbow by Jonathan Sturak
Price: Free! Words: 53,220. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, 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...
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: 86,180. 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.