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The Trust Of The People
Series: The Conspiracy Trilogy, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 104,910. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Determined to halt China’s increasing dominance, forces within Russia and the U.S. push the three countries to the edge of war, with Michael Anderson once more drawn into a conspiracy of deceit. The U.S. President’s grip on events rapidly spirals out of control, Philippine protests over China's militarisation of the South China Sea turning the Midterm elections into a chaotic scramble for power.
A Sky the Color of Chaos
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,010. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General
A Sky the Color of Chaos chronicles M.J.’s perilous childhood during the turbulent rise and fall of Haiti’s President-Priest — a time of nightly shootings, home invasions, robberies, and the burning of former regime members in neighborhood streets.
The Will Of The People
Series: The Conspiracy Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 95,270. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When an unrelenting terrorist campaign pushes Moscow into chaos, Russia exacts revenge on those supporting the terrorists, conflict with NATO almost inevitable. In England, Michael Anderson investigates two deaths, both supposed accidents, and with hardliners and dissidents vying to turn Moscow's crisis to their advantage, Anderson's quest becomes a crucial element in deciding Russia's fate.
Goodbye To The President
Price: $4.73 USD. Words: 89,960. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015 by Merman Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
On 11 September 1973, Chile’s President Salvador Allende was overthrown in a coup led by General Augusto Pinochet. The president took refuge in the palace La Moneda, which was bombed by the air force and assaulted by troops. Overwhelmed, the defenders surrendered. In the smouldering ruins Allende lay dead. ‘Goodbye To The President’ is a novel which vividly recounts the terrors of the coup.
Kingston Raine and the Grim Reaper
Price: Free! Words: 107,900. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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The Grim Reaper finds himself confronted with his most challenging death ever: that of Kingston Raine, an industrial thief and all-round smartass. Before long, the Grim Reaper comes to realise that Kingston may be the only one capable of thwarting a coup that threatens the entire afterlife. Unfortunately, Kingston just did the impossible and found a way to escape back to his own universe.
The Pasha's Tale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,200. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Five years have passed since Skiouros left Istanbul with his brother’s remains and a nebulous goal to make the usurper Cem pay for Lykaion’s death. Skiouros is older and wiser, and has come to understand the price that vengeance exacts from its wielders. Saved from the French authorities by Dragi, the Romani crewman of a Turkish galley, he and his friend Parmenio are bound once more for the east.
The Whore
Series: Laraba Thomas. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Kengua is visibly a male journalist with a secret dual sexual condition. Laraba is his clueless female colleague and most probable suitor, who refuses to be evaded by him. They both have impressive careers and this is the story they both live in their race for a culled national prestige.
When the Sun refuses to Shine
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Sierra Leone is at the brink of a civil war between the government's army and rebels of the Revolutionary United Front (RUF). Renegade soldiers in the war front has set up a coup to oust the government. When the Sun Refuses to Shine describes Mariama Kandeh's escape from her primary school in the city; engulfed in persistent gun shots, killings and a fear of the unknown.
The Job
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,370. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Parker Lynch, an assassin used to small, quick jobs, just got bumped into the big leagues. Racing halfway around the world to avoid the sniper on her tail, she must find the one man who can remove the target from her back.
Echo Six: Black Ops 7 - Tibetan Fury
Series: Echo Six. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,120. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An intelligence failure condemns Echo Six, an elite NATO SpecOps unit, to walk into a bloody trap inside Kashmir. Outnumbered and outgunned, they are forced to retreat under heavy fire. Airlifted back to Afghanistan, Lieutenant-Commander Abe Talley is aware they need time to rebuild. Time to train replacements for those men whose bodies they left behind in the snows of Kashmir.