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Phantoms
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,080. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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The world is ruled by the ruthless Committee of Public Safety. It's a world gone mad where having more than one child is a crime. Yet the Sanctuary dares to defy them. Will their technological superiority be strong enough to defend their existence?
Winning His Spurs
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
1191: In a clash of two faiths, a boy knight destined to be a hero…Cuthbert, hungry for adventure and glory, joins King Richard on his way to free Jerusalem from the Saracens. Even before reaching their goal the Crusaders are torn by jealousy and intrigue. Cuthbert finds that chivalry and honour are little valued as he faces desperate obstacles to his quest for knighthood and his own castle.
By Sheer Pluck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In 1873, orphaned at 15 and penniless, Frank Hargate, too proud to accept help from others, determines to make his own way in life and joins an explorer's expedition to darkest West Africa. Among new friends, he struggles against staggering odds to survive hostile nature, cannibals, disease and the bloody Ashanti war. From the horrors, a man aspiring to help others toward a better life is forged.
Big Easy
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,780. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
P.I. Wyatt Thomas is more than a French Quarter sleuth. Much more. Whenever a new client needs someone to investigate ghosts, possession, and the paranormal and supernatural backside of New Orleans, Wyatt is the person they call.
A Handful of Dust
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Take one of the most famous missing persons of the 20th Century, a renowned New York State Governor, a 21st Century crazed Navy Captain, and place them in 1930 depression-riddled New York City, then toss in a 21st Century hotshot FBI undercover agent and you have the ingredients of a fast paced thriller that will keep you awake turning pages.
A Pinhole of Light
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 89,010. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Gavin Reynolds is a self-centered immature jerk. After several failed attempts to hold a full-time job, he teams up with a friend to burglarize houses. On his fourth job he accidentally steals one of his victims personal journals. As he reads the journal it takes him on a journey through Sarah's personal life struggles. The ideas in the journal transform Gavin's thoughts to the point where..
Snowballs and Sinners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In this young adult page-turner, Aaron Sawyer, an ideal student at Highland High School, falls into the drug subculture of his school but has no hint of the deadly difficulties he is about to experience. Written in a direct, fast-paced style with abundant dialogue, Snowballs and Sinners provides high-interest appeal. The numerous plot twists throughout the novel lead to a shocking climax.
For Better or Worse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,890. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011 by Prettier ~N~ Person Creations. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
"Humorous. Entertaining. Engaging. For Better or Worse is a page-turner."
Night Watcher
Series: Dundee Crime, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,680. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A Scottish suspense thriller in the popular Tartan Noir genre, a police procedural with a difference. First book of the Dundee Crime Series. Obsession and death! Two stalkers, one target, and a woman seeking revenge! Can DS Bill Murphy find the killer before he strikes again.
Malleable
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
New York Times Bestseller, Marty Caidin (Six Million Dollar Man), says: “It's a damn good read.” Malleable, adj. A substance capable of being beaten into shape by a hammer. A research scientist, with a cushy job, enters the drug underworld; pulled by the lure of excitement, pushed by a wife desperate to return to an estranged homeland and shaped by the hammer of greed.