Books tagged: intrigue

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The Battle for Borobudur
You set the price! Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Athena Übel clings to life. Her fellow survivors: an injured basketball superstar who can’t remember his past, his best friend and a monkey. Each must rely on the other to stay alive as they journey across the islands of Indonesia to find a way home. Their passage becomes deadly when they realize that they are being hunted by a group of international killers known as The Shadow.
Call of the Kokako
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
The pilot of a light plane crashes in thick bush. He has an injured foot, but avoids rescue. The story takes the reader from the wilds of the New Zealand bush to the cosmopolitan city of Auckland and the islands of the Hauraki Gulf.
Swept Away
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,480. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.75)
Set in Regency England, a dangerous time of spies, treachery, and intrigue. A stranger has washed up on shore, half dead, with no memory of who he is or why he has been accused of treason. Originally published by Dell..."a glorious tale of romance, adventure, and intrigue...plenty of deftly woven plot twists to keep the reader turning pages well into the night..." Romance Fiction Forum
LA MALEDICTION DU DIAMANT DE L'ESPOIR
Price: $2.80 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Certains trésors du passé possèdent-ils le pouvoir de tuer leurs malheureux propriétaires ? Un objet inanimé peut-il réellement jeter un mauvais sort à ceux qui le convoite ? Découvrez la troublante histoire d'un diamant qui porta malheur à tous ses possesseurs…
A Very Cold Day for a Very Cold Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,970. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Possibly the most depressed cop in the entire Metropolitan area - and the most rude - is far from happy when ordered up North to solve the murder of a young woman who was heavily pregnant.. His long suffering sergeant has endured enough by this time and plans to demand a transfer upon their return but circumstances prevent this as life changing events overtake the pair.
Ring of Deception
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,870. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Kayla was general manager at a manufacturing company in Seattle. Never in her life would she have expected her partner, Mike, to be murdered After a little innocent digging, all clues led to London. At the same time, her sister Anne was an account supervisor at one of LA’s leading advertising agencies. Was it a coincidence that one of her fellow co-workers would be found dead in London?
Last Hurrah for an Evil Empire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,820. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010 by MilSpeak Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00)
As the sun begins to set on the Soviet Union, desperation slowly grips this once great empire's staunchest champions. This is the story of the courageous few who fight to hold off that final sunset, and of the American counter-intelligence operatives who bring the Cold War to end game. When a country calls, some give all....
Creepier by the Dozen: Twelve Twisted Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,220. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00)
Twelve short stories in the "Twilight Zone" tradition by a father, son and daughter team of writers. From an ambulance ride with a serial killer to an interrogation with an apathetic hitman, these macabre stories are designed to get your mind racing and your heart pumping.
Daddy's Different
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Daddy’s Different… or, did you know that already? Samson Baker misses four days of his life and awakens with others’ thoughts swirling in his head. He loses everything and kills for the first time! Unwittingly part of a grander scheme, he is embroiled in a deadly clash of minds aided by Rachael Kincaid, his intoxicatingly beautiful nurse, against the dangerous Reverend Orchid.
Wilde's Gamble
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Dominique Baker is 30, single and tired of her high school teacher, Sister Thomasina tweaking her conscience every time a good looking man comes into the picture. T.J. Wilde is cocky, confident and concerned about a wrongly-convicted friend. He thinks Dominique has the evidence he wants; she thinks he's a bad bet. The gamble is, will they live long enough to discover the truth?