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Midnight at the Bowling Alley by Roman Theodore Brandt
Price: Free! Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay(3.00 from 1 review)
Midnight at the Bowling Alley is the story of Oscar, who attends his partner's mother's bizarre late night birthday party at a remote bowling alley and wants nothing more than to go home. But will he find that he's doomed to be stuck with Zeke's family forever? Is this possibly the last night on Earth? Was anything ever real? (Note: this is the revised text, posted 07/30/2014)
Gardening for Her Life by Liana Olive Quinn
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Quarter Castle Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Margaret Saunders is a professional gardener who undertakes a personal interest in the lives of her clients. She retains knowledge of their favourite flowers, which plants trigger their allergies and what secrets they require to bury perpetually. When Ralph Burgess’ lover disappears, the citizens of East Pleasant Harbour point fingers. One however looks for a more down to earth solution.
Operation Mockingbird by Linda Baletsa
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Journalist Matt Connelly, a Miami reporter, returns home from Afghanistan eager to resume his once successful writing career. He soon learns that a powerful PR firm is manufacturing news and feeding this propaganda to an unsuspecting public. Reporters who don’t go along are being intimidated, tortured – or worse. This firm will stop at nothing to maintain the “spin” – including murder. Matt Conn
The Back Gate to Hell, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire by Q. V. Hunter
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Roman agent Numidianus' mission to spy on Caesar Gallus and his vicious consort Constantia tosses him into Antioch's cesspool of corruption. This third adventure in the Embers of Empire pits Marcus against the warring heirs to the Constantine dynasty and the eunuchs who rule them. Can Marcus save the Empire? More important, can he save his son Leo from mutilation by the Chief Eunuch, Eusebius?
An Act of Treason by Charles Mossop
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Murder aboard an eighteenth-century British warship as her captain fights England’s enemies at sea and among his own crew.
Find the Lady by Alex Brightsmith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,550. Language: British English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Who is the girl currently calling herself Kathryn Blake? Where does she come from and . . . where does she belong? To her potential employer, collecting statements about this troublesome asset, one thing is clear: this lady is never the lady you expect her to be, she is the pea under the thimble, the grinning queen who was never in the pack.
Only in Berserkeley by John R. Taylor
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,380. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
UC Berkeley is under siege. A serial killer prowls the campus committing savage, sacrificial murders, paralyzing the university with dread and fear. Self-proclaimed the Gatekeeper, he owns the night and hunts down his prey with methodical precision. He is also haunted by macabre nightmares.
El reflejo de un extraño by J.D. Lisbona
Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 110,070. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Darío Varnet, un guionista de cine que ha triunfado en Hollywood, regresa a su país en busca de los recuerdos de un pasado que tiene olvidado a causa de un fatídico incidente. Al llegar a su ciudad, decide contratar los servicios de un detective privado. Pero a medida que la investigación avanza, se va viendo atrapado en una espiral tenebrosa que pondrá en peligro su propia vida.
The Editor by Nicholas Ahlhelm
You set the price! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The first story in the Short Shots series, short stories released under a Creative Commons license. "The Editor" introduces the character of Marie Malis, a woman with unusual skills and an even more unusual life. Follow Marie as she completes one of her many edits, a contracted kill of a crime boss, and its aftermath.
Это правда? by Людвиг Тикс
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: Russian. Published: January 23, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Яркий пейзаж Рима. Всё шло прекрасно в этом древнем и прекрасном городе. Но пропажа одной девушки, будущей жены бизнесмена-ресторатора, подняло на уши полицию. Кали, гениальный детектив, берётся за это дело, чтобы его новый знакомый смог узнать, как она пропала, жива ли ещё или нет. Любой ценой он должен вернуть свою любимую…
The Time Probe (Part II) by V Bertolaccini
Series: The Time Probe. Price: Free! Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A new high quality mind-boggling action-packed science fiction horror thriller! A voyager probe of inconceivable magnitude and origins explores universes and detects something of unknown origins in this universe and emerges into this world, and after it has been buried away for centuries, warped and haunting a vast region and castle, explorers uncover the deadly mind-bending supernatural voyager!
The Island (Get to Sleep!: The Sleep Prompt Series #2) by Jewell One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 640. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
~The Island, the second book in the new 'Get to Sleep!' series from Author, Jewell T.S. # 2 The Island: Journey with a stranded adventurer as they explore a beautiful, deserted tropical island. Traveling through this lovely paradise will help you to get your much needed zzz's. (Can be used with text-to-speech to create a fantastic audio book!) 'Get to Sleep!' is a wonderful short story series!
When Dreams Converge by Stephen Massie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,720. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When the dreams of wealth, power and freedom converge, the nightmares begin. After a dramatic life changing event in the Dominican Republic, Luke, a keen amateur sailor, persuades his wife to abandon their life in England and set to sea to live their dream of freedom. During their voyage they are thrust into a world of crime, terrorism and murder. In a web of deceit and intrigue they are p
Ximera by Cyril Vallée
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 115,860. Language: French. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Les choses ne sont jamais aussi simples qu’on le croit. Un accident peut se révéler être un meurtre. Un meurtre peut être lié à un piratage. Une simple rencontre peut vous entrainer des milieux universitaires à celui des hackers, et vous confronter à des mercenaires sans pitié. Même pour un policier aguerri comme Luc Saint-Antoine, il est possible qu'il n’en sorte pas indemne.
The Dark Room by CN James
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Jamie is only eight years old and already hates his life. Every night he screams for his parent s to help him rid his room of monsters.His parents assume it’s nothing more than the boy’s imagination, but what they fail to realize is that the monsters are real.
The Orlando File (Book One) by Ian C.P. Irvine
Price: Free! Words: 56,360. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Six of the world's leading geneticists have all 'committed suicide' in the past seven days, the brother-in-law of a journalist being the latest to die. Establishing that those who died were all employees of the Gen8tyx Company, a secretive research company based in Orlando, the journalist -Kerrin Graham- sets out to discover the truth behind their deaths.
Deleted Memories by Alexandra Mosko
Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller(3.00 from 3 reviews)
Detective Constable Lyttle's life is turned upside down when he comes across a killers' confession. What began as a seemingly uneventful evening soon turns into a fight between life and death. Will justice be served or will it all go up in flames?
The Terminator Gene by Will Evans
You set the price! Words: 80,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A combination of a road trip and an action thriller. Throw in a female hero and a couple of characters who don’t take themselves completely seriously and you get a reasonably interesting and unique tale.
Monstrosity by Edward Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,260. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Clare Prentiss thinks her new home is paradise, and her brand new job seems too good to be true. It is. Lurid dreams, erotic obsessions, and twisted sexual fantasies aren’t the only things that abruptly invade Clare’s life. Is someone really peeping into her windows at night? Yes. Are those screams she hears just her imagination? No. Is Clare being stalked? Yes… but not by a man. By a monstrosity…
Winter Watch by Anita Klumpers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,710. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Prism Book Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
What’s worse than being stranded in a small town in northern Wisconsin? Being stranded during the worst winter in recent memory. Claudia Alexander’s problems are piling up faster than the snow on Lake Superior’s shore. Her noble mission to find the owner of an old pocket watch is complicated by incessant snowstorms, a mysterious vandal and the appearance of an old flame.