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Dragonfire
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Two Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a short story. Dragonfire is the name of the game, a new, totally immersive computer game set in a fantasy world. Figurative dragons lurk in hidden places, the stakes are high, and losing the game means losing your life - or does it?
Pooched: Life's a Beach
Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Chaise's Key, a luxurious coastal enclave on the west coast of Florida, is home to the famous horror writer Thomas Twolane, who turns out to be the perfect instigator of a woman’s wild tales. She’s “Pooched,” and Twolane knows it. But Mila and Mark Kratos, her closest friends, and the woman’s husband, Wyatt, have grown tired of her eccentricities, and refuse to keep playing along.
The Search for Kindronium 379
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,460. Language: American English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An accidental fall down an ancient mine shaft leads to the discovery of a refugee scientist’s research diary that describes a new super element, Kindronium 379. Unfortunately, news of the discovery leaks to agents of the International Communist Workers party. The fight for possession of the document culminates in a gun battle within the confines of the old mine.
Summer of Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Defenders of Democracy are a superhero team in crisis. It's 1967 and political turmoil within the ranks threatens to tear the entire unit apart. Enter a force for change on them and the world, a goddess reborn with a desire to just have a lot of fun, starting with America's premiere super-team!
Misbegotten
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Alchemy Ink Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
David Keegan (AKA ‘DavidScreamsLikeAGirl’) is a famous horror video gamer on the world’s largest video-sharing website. One night, a mysterious fan gives him a bootleg copy of a game called Misbegotten. When he plays, a clawed, ghostly antagonist David calls ‘the witch’ makes the whole endeavor too terrifying. All David can think about is the reoccurring message: “She will kill you.”
A Natural Study of the Scream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
This is an intense horror short story. While waiting seemingly endlessly in a place filled with screams, what better way to pass the time than with a journal entry or two?
Pulse
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: American English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A lone explorer searches a long dormant genetics lab for proof of hideous experiments.
Catchpenny
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: American English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Catchpenny” climbs the steps of public transportation with Wilbur, at once great and mighty, at the next underfunded, on the lam, past middle-age, having no marketable skills. How does Wilbur respond to the loss of his prestige and fortune? Can he rise above by sheer willpower and determination? What will he do to survive?
To Be or Not to Be: A Modern Hamlet Retelling
Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: American English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Classics
When Steven and Henry are told that the untimely death of Henry's father, the former CEO of the company that they both work for, may not have been an accident they find themselves with more questions than answers. Could the newly appointed CEO have been responsible? To find the truth, the future of the family business and the lives of those at the top could all be at stake.
Holiday Horror Classics Presents: Insurance Policy
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014 by Burnt Orange. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Holiday Horror Classics' fifth inclusion to the collection of holiday madness. The series consists of entertaining scary stories surrounding American Holiday themes and the horrors they may bring. This short story evokes the spirit of a mother's love and benefits of an Insurance Policy. Happy Mother's Day
The Security Breach
You set the price! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The chief security officer at a government contracting office is hauled into a sexual harassment investigation at work. While he's away from his desk somebody is taking advantage of the opportunity and hacking the company servers, which contain sensitive government information. Is the accuser in on the attack? Was the harassment claim part of a larger gambit?
The Atomic Werewolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"It was 1963, at the height of nuclear weapons proliferation. But their experiment went wrong and created something it never should have. My name is Davy Daniels and this is the story of how I met the Atomic Werewolf." Nicholas Ahlhelm brings a new Timeline Story short that introduces one of the most terrifying monsters in the Quadrant Universe!
Amnesic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Joe Zechery wakes up with no memory; just his name written on his hand and the strange sense that someone is watching him. That someone wants him dead.
A Dangerous Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,540. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A young actress witnesses a mob hit, and is taken into protective custody by a handsome and powerful man, whether she wants it or not.
Tongue Tied
Series: LiBREttO, Story #4. Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Little Pig Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The romance between young lovers Chase and Ariel has had its fair share of set-backs. The fact that Ariel is mute can’t help either. But despite everything, Chase and Ariel are back on track. And Dilon – Chase’s closest friend – couldn’t be happier for them. So why have the police hauled Dilon in for questioning? What has Chase been up to now?
The Encounter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
~ Short Story ~ Four men sit at a table in a general store. For months they've paid protection money to Big Kyle Donovan. Simple businessmen, they can't stand up to Donovan. Then, a stranger announces his presence. He appears without warning from an empty storeroom and offers to deal with Donovan, if they trust him. Having no option, they agree. Is this an answer to prayer or something sinister?
Fatal Target: Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In 2007, Al-Qaida terrorist Muhammad Asin was captured during a Special Forces raid in the mountains of Afghanistan, but while being escorted to the states for trial, he escaped. It was believed to be an inside job, bribery attempts and loyalty struggles were common. With the escape of Asin, so came the disappearance of Don Christopher, one of the CIA agents assigned to bring Asin stateside.
Sleeping Dogs: The Awakening - Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Sleeping Dogs: The Awakening, a techno-political spy thriller, combines relentless action, crisp dialogue, fully drawn characters, and thought provoking plot twists. Part 1, a novella, establishes the story lines and introduces the principal characters, including Brendan Whelan—the leader of the Sleeping Dogs unit and the deadliest man on the planet.
Death of The Old Man
Price: Free! Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Old Man was dead. That's what the coroner said. So why was he walking down A1A? How could he speak to T. K. and Sunny? The Ghostcatcher has to find out. In the meantime, secrets from a dark and violent past are about to be revealed. Will it happen in time to save an innocent girl? No one knows.
The Edge Of Honor (Part One)
Price: Free! Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When a forensic psychologist warns the city of San Diego about a modern day Jack the Ripper on live TV, she becomes the killer's next target and must work with her black ops fiancé to catch the Savior before it’s too late. When honor becomes disgrace… When two boys form an alliance in 1958 Brooklyn, neither realizes that sworn friends will later become bitter enemies. John Edge and Vince DeMeneo