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Corruption's Price: A Spanish Deceit
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 115,890. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Davide Shape returns to Madrid to grow a client's business. With the chances of success diminishing and suspicious about why, he asks a previous business partner to come from Sydney. She does, bringing a fellow Australian and bi-sexual colleague. Their activities soon provoke a reaction from from those who fear the consequences. The effect is to question the viability of the Spanish state.
Dirt Ordinary
Series: Shining a Light. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Would it shock you to find that there are at least 489 new conspiracies starting every second? This is a conservative figure. From kids conspiring to steal cookies, to governments conspiring to go to war -- you will discover just how true it is that conspiracies are "dirt ordinary."
My Father and Other Liars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,580. Language: British English. Published: September 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When Maurice Oldham and Lori Ann Beaumont are thrown together by chance, they assume it is a one off. But soon they are entangled in a mystery involving the illegal importation of human embryos, dodgy lawyers, corrupt Church officials, aggrandising scientists and self-serving federal officials. Who can they trust? Certainly not their fathers.
Hollywood Detectives
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,480. Language: American English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
It’s all here in the “Land of Milk and Honey”—sunny beaches, palm trees, and the wild west of freeways where motorists shoot each other. The movie industry has become the prime target of organized crime. Their control over the Hollywood unions has given them a stranglehold on the studios. The gangsters are back in the City of Angels, and James Blake is the detective to run them out of town.
Birth of a Monster
Series: The Republic of Selegania. Price: Free! Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Becoming Sivingdel’s kingpin is no easy task, and ex-boxer Righty Rick’s ascension to this level without incurring a single arrest is even more remarkable. But when several of his top-ranking criminal associates are hauled off to jail in a single catch, he finds his lack of experience with the criminal justice system to be more of a liability than an asset.
The MMG
Price: Free! Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Johnathan Bettle has been forced to be the lead-strategist for The MMG, a secret organization that has planned and profited from world change, including the 2008 sub-prime bubble and the 2010 flash crash. He calls Melanie Price to his death bed, he needs to pass on blackmail information to someone. Good and evil battle to control markets, money, industry, oil, and the world
Down With Elections!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,500. Language: Australian English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
We assume that elections mean freedom, but is this true? Do we get a democratic government when we vote? If not, what is wrong? "Elections!" says the author. He lists their failings and shows that our "representative democracy" is neither representative nor democratic, and does not meet accepted standards. He then presents a practical route to true democracy.
Boxing Exploitation -The Hobo Chronicles (Book Four)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
This is Australia’s most suppressed story about an innocent man, a boxer, who stands up to the most villainous Boxing Trainer and Promoter, while also fighting back against corrupt cops and a federal politician. This ordeal of injustice has gone on for ten years for The Hobo, even though he keeps falling victim to more harm because these corrupt villains want to shut him up.
The International Businessman
Series: The Republic of Selegania. Price: Free! Words: 57,010. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When the former city kingpin bites the dust, it’s a scramble to see whether a new monopoly will arise or if the market will be shared by various players.
The Sweet Smell of Rain
Price: Free! Words: 129,110. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Ever had a bad day at the office? Of course you have! Fortunately for most of us, things look up when we leave work behind. However, the enigmatic Detective Sgt Jim Hodder has turned failure, controversy and infamy into an art form. Through a series of humorously, dramatic episodes, he excels at wrestling failure from the jaws of success with increasingly damaging and far reaching consequences.