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Bad Trip
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,960. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
She went looking for paradise. She found hell. The breathtaking scenery of La Costa del Balsamo masks terror for American tourist Charity Chalmers. The best-selling novelist is in El Salvador to find inspiration for her next book. Cocooned in the luxury of the five-star Plaza Hotel, she thinks she is in paradise. But danger stalks her every move.
Santa's Naughty List
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,620. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In Book 4 of the Mahoney and Me Mystery Series, scammers posing as bell-ringers ruin the spirit of the season. What seems like an unrelated car accident involving a newcomer to Cedar Falls provides Detective Mahoney with valuable input in catching the gang of robbers.
Louis Pioggi New York City Gang Leader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The assassinations of Max Zweifach aka Kid Twist and Sam Tietch aka "Cyclone Louis" prompted a manhunt for Louis Pioggi aka Louis the Lump. A short man with dark brown hair and eyes, Pioggi was a young thug. He rose to the top of Paul Kelly's infamous Five Points band. In an era of dives haunted by gangsters in Chinatown, Coney Island, Brooklyn and Manhattan, police pursued Pioggi to Connecticut.
Tread Softly In My Head
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,170. Language: British English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.00)
A woman has gone missing and the police have a suspect. They call on the services of Dr Catherine Paradine, a young psychologist, to question him. She has the singular virtue of being a telepath with a native ability to read and project emotion. It seems, therefore, that obtaining the information the police require should be fairly simple. Presumably?
Picnic with Picasso
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Murray River, in Outback Australia, is the setting for this tale of high adventure. Jack Hamma is caged in a wooden frame and incarcerated in a blacked out cellar. Can Jack escape? Do his jailers have more sinister ideas? How do Picasso, a baby boy, and Little Miss Jabber fit into the mystery? A tale of high adventure and romance all liberally coated in Jack's wry sense of humour.
The Set Up
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Kane Ross' family has been shattered by the abrupt arrest of his father, Demetrius Ross. Searching for work whilst still in school, Kane creates havoc for himself and ends up in prison like his father. However, behind bars, Kane is acknowledged that not all is what it seems and realizes he has to escape prison. Who is it that is after him and his family? Is his father really innocent?
Buried Values: The Library
Series: BURIED VALUES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,040. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A young lady is chosen to infiltrate the most influential crime family in the South since she appears nearly identical to the Mafia daughter, but unexpected results occur as sex, drugs, money and power lead her away from her role in a crucial treasure hunt. Then she finds a new obsession for revenge her handlers could never have foreseen, and a good girl turns really bad.
Tattoo Vigilante
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00)
Using a tranquiliser gun and a tattoo machine the vigilante hands out justice in his own unique way. Sam Kincaid doesn't need or want this case, but he has no choice. Even the vigilante himself has chosen him. Sam would rather look for his missing partner but no-one involved will let him take control. So take on the thankless task he must.
The Good Samaritan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Two young boys hitch-hiking one evening gave the driver who stopped to help them a terrifying experience. Their mission was to hijack the car and kill the driver.
Earth Angels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00)
Detective Sergeant Jose Stepanovich and his elite tactical team were the toughest cops in the Los Angeles police force, handed the toughest jobs, like going up against the city's most vicious criminal element - the street gangs of East L.A. But somewhere along the lines the cops broke a few rules, turning a job into a personal vendetta, and suddenly it wasn't only the gangs they were fighting.