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Holy Hostages!
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,620. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When the inept Clarkson gang take a convent full of nuns hostage for ransom they face the challenges of diocesan bureaucracy, an angry mob intent on lynching them, and Mother Thelma (their biggest problem, but also at times an ally) to survive and profit from this. The gang planned many things out in advance but of course events don’t follow their plans and they must work it all out on the fly.
The Justified Trilogy & Warning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,930. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
[On Sale] The three short-stories of the Justice family, with the additional short-story of Aaron Adamson have been combined into one book: Necessary Means, Opposing Force, Preemptive Strike and Warning. What happens when good people are targeted by those who want to do them harm?-or force them into subservience? Sometimes being passive isn't proper, and action is required.
Summer Hayes & The Idol of Neuworth
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
When teenaged adventurer Summer Hayes finds the Idol of Neuworth, an antique gold sculpture that has been lost for many years, she gets more than she bargained for. Just days after her discovery, her parents are kidnapped and held hostage. To make matters worse, the kidnappers rivals are also after the Idol and will stop at nothing to get it. Will Summer Hayes be able to save her parents in time?
Necessary Means
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Part 1 of the Justified Trilogy Daemon Justice is preparing for a vacation with his wife and daughter; however, they are kidnapped right out of the yard. Daemon pursues the kidnappers; the exit is blocked by a truck after the kidnappers escape. The truck driver is with the kidnappers and Daemon uses force to counter the force of the kidnappers to prevent harm from further befalling his family.
Weight Loss Terrorists
Price: Free! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Anne Kitts has let herself go ever since college. Having children has taken her out of shape, and her high calorie diet is not helping. One day, she receives a phone call. Her husband has been kidnapped. She does her best to deal with the kidnapper, but he only wants one thing: Anne has to lose weight over the next six months or her husband will be dead.
The Little Rugged Cross
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
A Small Easter Play. Ruggie, the Little Rugged Cross, and all of his forest friends have their daily lives shattered at the appalling news that comes to them. All trees in the forest are called to a dastardly duty and one man and Ruggie work together to save mankind.
Desperate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,580. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A kidnapping ends in a brutal murder, and the ransom money has disappeared. The kidnapper is acquitted due to lack of evidence, but he's not done. He has kidnapped the fiancee of Jake Skinner, who he thinks has the money. But Jake doesn't have it. Over the course of a night, Jake and his friend Adam Keane must track down the missing ransom money, or the woman he loves will die.
Held for Ransom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The President of Claritiva Software is kidnapped. FBI Agent Cliff Knowles is the first to respond when the crime is reported. But the report is suspicious in many ways and the front office is skeptical the kidnapping is real. Knowles must fight his own bureaucracy while trying to rescue the victim and catch the kidnappers. The author draws heavily on his 25-year FBI career in this thrilling novel.
One Promise Too Many
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,850. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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For his first case, Detective Roger Stark has 42 hours to find a kidnapped child, but his adversary plays by a different set of rules and continually raises the stakes until someone has to pay the price.
Wild Hearts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,780. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Beautiful Tabby Lamont is given in marriage to the wealthy old man who takes her out of an Edinburgh orphange. Suddenly, her future is filled with dangerous intrigue when she is kidnapped on her wedding night by Paris Cockburn, a Scottish Border Lord called The Rogue.