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A Legacy Of Butterflies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The whole of mainland Europe is under fundamentalist control. Only Ireland, protected by the military might of America, remains free. Gordon Aldridge has a mission – To use his potentially murderous powers to help secure the release of American hostages from the heart of fundamentalist England. If he can control and target the butterflies, only his enemies will die; if he can’t, everybody will.
Wilderness Rampage
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Proud of their new motor home, Paul Barnes and his wife choose a wilderness campground to rough it in style, but their camping neighbors are killers, and they want to move in.
Hostages
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,350. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Hostages tells the incredible and often harrowing stories surrounding real-life events such as the Munich massacre of 1972, the Iranian hostage crisis of 1979 and the bloody siege of the Davidian Ranch, Waco, Texas in 1993. Packed full of drama, action and heartbreak Hostages promises to be utterly captivating.
Stuck In the Center
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The three young Barkley kids (12,9, and 5) are accidentally locked in the large urban Harding Commerce Center at closing. The kids must then protect themselves by helping the automated security systems, a bumbling repairman, a narcoleptic homeless woman, and two Center employees to thwart three bank robbers who want the kids as hostages when they are discovered and the police arrive.
The Justified Trilogy & Warning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,930. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
[On Sale] The three short-stories of the Justice family, with the additional short-story of Aaron Adamson have been combined into one book: Necessary Means, Opposing Force, Preemptive Strike and Warning. What happens when good people are targeted by those who want to do them harm?-or force them into subservience? Sometimes being passive isn't proper, and action is required.
Opposing Force
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Part 2 of the Justified Trilogy Dominique Justice is going to the family cabin with her daughter; her husband is already there. She stops at a gas station to refuel, but also get things for her and her daughter as it's many miles to get to the cabin. As they shop the store is robbed; the robbers want all the patrons to get in the cooler. Dominique refuses for her or Danielle to enter the cooler.
Necessary Means
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Part 1 of the Justified Trilogy Daemon Justice is preparing for a vacation with his wife and daughter; however, they are kidnapped right out of the yard. Daemon pursues the kidnappers; the exit is blocked by a truck after the kidnappers escape. The truck driver is with the kidnappers and Daemon uses force to counter the force of the kidnappers to prevent harm from further befalling his family.
Jericho
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,850. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Nearly four hundred people awake to find their small town in New Mexico surrounded by armed soldiers. It quickly becomes apparent the soldiers intend to kill everyone, children included. The only people who can stand against them are a paunchy 54 year old deputy sheriff, the town whore and the local drunk. Even the White House is impotent in the face of a threat to burn the children alive.
The Sultan of the Sulu Sea
Series: Wallace Boys, Book 18. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
This is the eighteenth book in the Wallace Boys series. 'The Sultan of the Sulu Sea' follows on from 'The Treasure of the Tiger'. The boys’ return to Singapore is forestalled by the appearance of the pirate boat, the Sabil. Following a desperate attempt to elude the Moro pirates, the Silver Spray is captured and the boys are taken as hostages!
The Man in the Paper Mache Hat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a botched robbery leaves a desperate gunman trapped in a bank lobby surrounded by a dozen terrified hostages, one man braves his wrath to keep the others safe... a very special man. A man in a paper mache hat that no one else can see.