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Holy Panthers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Sequel to Holy Tigers. The world believes that Adolf Hitler is dead. Vengeful Nazis have resumed development of wartime super weapons. They've also struck a cruel blow against the holy women of Santa Jalisse. Big, big mistake.
Runner in the Dark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
It's been five years since David Gerard got out—sprung from the courtroom in a hail of bullets that left nine dead, and left his brother Roy in jail under sentence of death. Now, Roy faces electrocution, unless David can pull the plug.
Asssassin: Discord
Pre-release—available September 5, 2016. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,760. Language: English. Published by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Kindra’s moral compass has never pointed north, but that’s what happens when you’re raised as an assassin and a thief. At sixteen, she’s fantastic with a blade, an expert at slipping through the world unnoticed, and trapped in a life she didn’t chose. But nothing in her training prepares her for what happens when her father misses a target.
Operation Last Assault
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,770. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Johnny Vince has retired from the Special Forces – but Johnny doesn’t do civilian life. When a mission is offered alongside US military, he grabs at the chance. The task: to rescue wealthy American, Larry Schultz, from captivity in Yemen.
Held Hostage: Analyses of Kidnapping Across Time and Among Jihadist Organizations - Islamic Terrorism, al Qaeda, ISIS, ISIL, Taliban, Boko Haram, Al Nusra, al-Shabaab, Historical Perspective, Pirates
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 127,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this book provides policymakers, practitioners, and academics with data and analysis regarding kidnapping events perpetrated by jihadist groups against Westerners in non-Western countries.
Jury of One
Series: Lindenshaw Mysteries. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Inspector Robin Bright is enjoying a quiet Saturday with his lover, Adam Matthews, when murder strikes in nearby Abbotston, and he’s called in to investigate. He hopes for a quick resolution, but as the case builds, he’s drawn into a tangled web of crimes, new and old, that threatens to ensnare him and destroy his fledgling relationship.
Holy Tigers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Convent of Santa Jalisse faced annihilation during World War II. Brutal Nazi SS occupied holy ground. Allied carpet-bombing was imminent. Fugitive student nuns prayed for deliverance. If only the Savonne River Bridge would just go away, armies would be forced to divert. Their home could be liberated. Providence answered the nuns' prayers by putting a powerful German panzer into their hands.
Between Ghosts
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Nat Thompson is a veteran commander, hardened by years of combat and haunted by the loss of his best friend. Being lumbered with a civilian is a hassle Nat doesn’t need, and he vows to do nothing more than keep the hapless hack from harm’s way. But Connor proves far from hapless, and too compelling to ignore for long.
A Face of Stone: From the Journals of Samantha Bloodworth (Walking on Mars Serial 10)
Series: Walking on Mars. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
While performing an imaging study of a mountain range on Antarctica, a bizarre photo is produced that looks like a face—and some believe it is alien in nature. A fanatic known as Trace Jones claims to have video footage of strange creatures coming from deep inside the mountain. Is it just a hoax—or is there really something there? Journalist Samantha "Sam" Bloodworth will find out.
Twelve Horses Rocking
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Twelve rocking horses, ranging from medieval charger to mythological unicorn provide the sole means to unravel the twisted mind of a psychotic killer. When the killer discovers that Sam, a criminologist, is on his trail, he taunts her. Four more women are murdered. Four more rocking horses are delivered. Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, foretell the assassination of an important dignitary.