Books tagged: mercenary

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Bounty
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Series: Wanted, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,140. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012 by Novel Concept Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Life was good, if boring, for retired special forces operator Carl Waters and his wife Jessie until she received an offer to reprise her acting career and star in a new role. When a hired gun tries to kill Jessie on the movie set they discover that their fame is not the blessing they'd hoped for. Carl has to defend his family from the loose ends of their old lives. That, or avenge them.
Tempest Borne
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Series: Treborel, Prelude. Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This prelude to the Treborel Scifi/Fantasy Series introduces Mikel who returns from a journey across the sea to announce his bethrothal only to discover his long time mistress Zannia is with his child. After Mikel refuses to be blackmailed Zannia disappeares into the war torn landscape of Latria determined to make Mikel suffer.
The Black Cat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Black Cat From the jungles of Ancient America to the deserts and crime-ridden streets of coastal California, the mysterious Were-Jaguar haunts the shadows in search of it's prey. For thousands of years this terrifying creature has been silent, but now it hunts again...
Salvation: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors, Book 2
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Series: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013 by Eres Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
AD877 – Pendyffryn has fallen to the Conqueror, Jehan-Emíl deFreveille. Though Cwmdu warriors defeated Han Chadzy’s first assault, Daran Pendyffryn sends Christophe Maides to protect his chosen heir. From his first sight of Cwmdu, the Demon has coveted the mountains. He had never loved, never been loved but, from his first sight of a flaxen nymph, the he covets more than one night of pleasure.
Sinking Among Lilies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A traveling mercenary, moonlighting as a bookseller, arrives in a village stalked by a supernatural threat... but the occupants don't want her help, and they refuse to tell her what is stealing their children. This story appeared on the 2012 Locus Recommended Reading List.
Nemesis-Lanyon For Hire II
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Series: Lanyon For Hire, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Champagne Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Lanyon, interplanetary gun-for-hire, faces three new challenges as he travels among the planets of the Malcosian system.
Leopard Errant
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 128,540. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The sand lines and city states of Mundi were carved out in blood long ago, paid for in the lives of kings, dukes, noble knights and peasants. But on the eastern frontier reputations have yet to be earned... Turned freelancer, the enigmatic Leopard Knight leaves the Triple Kingdoms of his birth to quest and find his own fortune.
The Devil in The Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,580. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Danny Blake, an American security advisor for the African mining industry, is following a fraud suspect to Nairobi when their aircraft is hijacked. Following an on-board gun battle, the plane crashes into a remote jungle, hundreds of miles off course. While the survivors struggle against the elements, more sinister groups are out for blood.
Contract for Liberty
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 101,060. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Islamic Fundamentalists stamping out democracy? Oil supplies under threat? Airstrikes needed in a far-away land? Henry Gaervell brings you his pulsating new thriller – ‘Contract for Liberty’. This is the 2020s and wars are no longer fought by our brave armed forces, instead its big business for unscrupulous corporations pursuing even bigger profilts. Sit back and strap in….if you can handle it.
A Paunch Full of Pesos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Fenimore rode into Hope Springs on a drunken horse and wearing a dead man's poncho. He carried two guns and seven coins: six grimy ones for the six men who’d taken from him and the seventh for the woman he’d loved, who’d sold him out for a future full of dollars. He was looking for work. He found was a feud. He made himself useful.