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Internal Dissent
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: American English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A short story psychological thriller infused with murder, insanity, and family secrets, in which a twist of fate leads to an unpredictable conclusion.
Eureka!
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A 20-something, struggling Latino American actor gets a strange letter in the mail on a desultory Hollywood afternoon. He then decides to act on the letter's invitation and takes a flight from Los Angeles to Portland (OR). In the PDX airport, he accosts a cute Latina, and they pass the dead time with some seemingly innocent small talk. Once in Eureka (CA), the actor's grand plans take a twist.
Shades Of Darkness: A Thriller Novel (Central Division Series, Book 4)
Series: Central Division, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A wife murders her husband. The prosecution calls it a slam dunk. A fiery defense attorney demands a speedy trial. So what’s the problem? Minneapolis PD investigators KOLIN RAYNES, SIMON TEMPLETON, and rookie KELLY KING trust their instincts, that not everything is as it seems.
Death by Romance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,480. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00)
This fast moving mystery poses an unusual plot involving a well developed cast, most of whom are scrambling to hit the jack pot by tapping the fortunes of the very rich using a "perfectly legal" scheme. Things go terribly wrong and become increasingly complicated as it falls in the lap of Detective Ryan Hamlin to sort out every clue and discover the murderer of the latest wealthy mark.
Ignoble Deeds--A Short Story of the Paranormal
Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In the future, ghosts can be contained within the newly-discovered Paliakis fields. When an entrepreneur uses this phenomenon to create the worlds first 'spook zoo', Lila is at the head of the line to visit. And she has a more personal reason to be there than most.
NightBird Calling
Series: The Posthuman Cycle. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,390. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
On the run from their biological father, burdened with a reluctant passenger, and facing seemingly insurmountable odds, four cloned posthuman brothers set out to rob a deep space installation owned by the Nesters, former humans who have transferred their minds onto bio-gaseous computers. Their bio-dad's agents are closing in, and their Nester target may prove to be more than they bargained for.
PleshaCore
Series: Merchant Corps Histories. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,060. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Awakened on a pleasure planet in a new body of the wrong gender, Captain Jacobs is tasked with answering a seemingly mundane question...And then strangers claiming to be the real Captain Jacobs start trying to kill him. PleshaCore is a science fiction quest-for-identity story wrapped in thriller/action trappings. It is a standalone novel set late in the Merchant Corps Histories universe.
Watching the Watcher
Series: The Posthuman Cycle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67)
A frantic call from a space lane traffic controller is fielded by a helpline representative. Out in the main asteroid belt, stationed on a sophisticated three-kilometer long space habitat, why does the caller find himself utterly alone? Why can't he remember his time away from work? Why does he never leave his cubestation? And why does the helpline rep keep fielding exactly this type of call?
Dear Martha
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
A week in the life of Cameron, an ordinary man with a dark secret.
A Countdown to Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Susan Miles is nosy. When she’s not keeping tabs on her neighbors at her New York City apartment building, she’s badgering the doormen for more information. With a tip from Jose, her favorite doorman, Susan is unwittingly drawn into a sinister murder plot that leaves one resident dead.