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Quitman County Prison
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In a minimalist style reminiscent of Hemingway and a voice like Sam Spade, investigative journalist Alan Meriwether narrates a story from his files. In 1977 in rural South Georgia an interview with a convicted arsonist and murderer leads to a personal and highly dangerous vendetta to prove the innocence of the mentally challenged young convict. Others try to stop Meriwether at any cost.
High School Newspaper – The Danger (fourth in the high school series)
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Series: The High School, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Being newspaper photo editor when you’re only a sophomore may sound like a dream, but to Arianna the nightmare is just starting, with her little sister an unwilling participant. She discovers that her friend will never be her lover, her potential boyfriend really is a hunk, and most importantly that she can swing a tree branch and a length of iron pipe when she needs to defend herself.
Coast to Coast (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries 3)
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Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,270. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Retired FBI senior investigator Charlotte Diamond finds herself jetting from murder on one coast of the United States to kidnapping on another in attempts to save both her lover and her former husband. Charlotte follows her new-found companion, the leading movie actress, Brenda Brandon, to Hollywood. The third Charlotte Diamond Mystery.
Harsh Climate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,420. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
On a lonely country road, in the cold of winter, two runaway teens are out of gas and stranded. They seek shelter in a distant farmhouse, only to find it's the lair of a gang of vicious kidnappers. Can they dodge the crooks and the weather long enough to save the kidnapped child...and themselves? HARSH CLIMATE is a fast paced novella of crime and suspense.
Dutch in Dutch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this fast-paced novella, 15-year-old Aidan is in juvenile detention when he hatches a plan to kidnap the famous mystery writer, Elmore Leonard. When he gets out, he teams up with a teen thug called 3Shot to help him do it. But he’s in way over his head and it’s up to probation officer Roseanne Berryman to find Leonard and Aidan before it’s too late.
Betrayal
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,280. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Eagles Landing, Colorado, harbors a viciously guarded secret: a sophisticated smuggling ring, which takes advantage of the rules protecting the wealthy from searches. Liv Driscol is a waitress whose passion for cars, inherited from her missing covert-operative father, turns deadly when a joyride becomes a race for her life. An accidental murder witness, she is now being hunted.
Tiger
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Series: Rain and Bullets. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When a MI6 operation in Paris is endangered by a kidnapping in Manchester Six have to call in an operative who has retired to the city. Irwin Baker is trying to lead a quiet life, but he can't say no when he's asked to save a mother and child. With his reluctant Police contact in tow he has only four hours to find them.
Water Sprite
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,040. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Blake Daniels has just returned from the Afghanistan war. Confronted with death every day he must decompress to escape the traumatic memories and the evil he has witnessed. His camping trip to a deserted Bahamian Island thrust him into confrontation with drug runners, and places him squarely in the middle of an international kidnapping case.
Slain in the Spirit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Leila Blackwell is losing her sight. Nevertheless, she stubbornly tries to maintain a "normal" lifestyle, often forsaking the companionship of her lover Cathy to act independently. When Leila is kidnapped and confined in a basement, slowly and steadily losing her sight as she is forced to engage in a batlle of wills with a man who beleives he is acting to save her soul.
Himmel
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Series: Tales of Mimion. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A woman leaves her isolated home planet to make her fortune, thinking her telepathy gives her the edge in diplomacy and negotiations. Instead, a killer targets her. She senses him stalking her—and that he knows he cornered her.