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SAC Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
California teacher Marjorie Crossman loves her job until Satanists murder her husband. When a rapist drives her over the edge, twin sister Claudia Thompson convinces her to move to Texas. Houston private investigator Gordon Macbeth's new suicide case brings him into contact with new teacher Angela Howard. Their relationship complicates his dysfunctional life.
Space City 6: Houston Stories from the Weird to the Wonderful
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,020. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014 by Black Mare Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Space City 6 is a collection of short stories from the Space City Scribes author collective. Meet merfolk, the Allen brothers, a WWII tank commander, and a whiskey-lovin', bloodthirsty jackalope. Survive an active shooter, face discrimination as a vampire, and explore the ruined tunnel system of Houston in the far future. Whether you like fantasy or realism, Space City 6 has a story for you
The National Pastime, Summer 2014 Issue: Baseball in the Space Age: Houston Since 1961
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
This issue of The National Pastime is dedicated to baseball in Houston since 1961. If you weren’t able to attend the convention in Houston, please enjoy reading this issue of The National Pastime as your virtual trip to “Space City” in the Lone Star State, with seventeen SABR members as your tour guides.
The Ice Box Murders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Hugh Gardenier. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On Father’s Day, June 20, 1965, Fred Rogers, age eighty-one, and his wife, Edwina, age seventy-two, received a surprise. They were murdered. Houston police never made an arrest, nor did they find the trail of the narcissistic killer. This is the story the police, the public and the family never knew.
Tangled Web of True Love Tales (5 Year Anniversary Edition)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,500. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The inspiration for the TWOTLT Short Film Series comes from the TANGLED WEB OF TRUE LOVE TALES novel: a quirky, satirical romance that views seven deadly sins from different angles, yet parallel paths. This is a modern-day tale, as old as time, about seven deadly women, and the men they love to hate! The saga begins and the drama continues. Will love save the day?!
Grizzly Galveston Ghost - Bear Chronicles Book 3
Series: Bear Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,000. Language: American English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A hurricane brings the guys to Galveston to help with Ronnie's uncle's B&B. After discovering a grave in the backyard, strange things start happening. They delve into the mystery concerning this discovery. Can they solve a hundred year old murder without waking the dead? Will a medium help or hurt their cause. Could one of them end up paying with their life for getting involved.
TRIAL
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,050. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
The New York Times called this "the novel of the year." A twisting, relentless thriller, TRIAL follows young Texas lawyer Warren Blackburn as he defends two accused murderers in two separate cases. When, without warning, the two cases merge and become one, Warren's entire life and career are threatened. "Don't begin this book at bedtime or you'll be up all night ... made by a master" -- L.A. Times
A Bullet From Dominic
Series: Blood Flows South, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Na famigghia può esse distrutta solo dall’interno—A family can only be broken from the inside. ~ Dominic Mangini
Rescue: A Litter of Quetzels
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Black Mare Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Weak as a kitten. That's what the old-timers say, anyway. Houston Homicide Detective Quetzel Cazares believes that, too. So when she finds a scrawny little cat abandoned at a gruesome crime scene, she takes pity on him and adopts him. That decision just may save her life. Five stories. Five murders. One tiny, fluffy connection.
The Target Defendant
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Robert Herrick is the lawyer for the little guy in Houston. His courtroom experiences were realistically recounted in David Crump's previous novels including CONFLICT OF INTEREST and MURDER IN SUGAR LAND. He faces an enemy of unbridled ruthlessness: the druglord El Jefe, whose petty grudge against a reporter leads to a family massacre. Will his suit against El Jefe's bank bring some small justice?