Books tagged: retribution

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Heroes and Villains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,220. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Criminals are getting away with heinous crimes. The Justice System is not delivering the kind of punishment the man in the street expects. “Someone” should do something. 
 Step forward a private group of individuals financed by one man on a mission. Those tasked with helping tip the Scales of Justice have form of a different kind, serving Queen and Country.
The Pumpkin Eater's Wife
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,190. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Is murder ever justified? Especially when your life has been made toxic by the egomaniac you’ve been married to for years and years? And who would be just as dangerous to anyone else he ensnares? Jeanie thinks so. And acts on it.
Faith
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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In the backwoods of America there are those who believe in tent revivals, snake handlers and healers. Others don't, and will not stick at tearing down these fixtures of Southern Americana. But what if it's real? Would you really want to piss off a power that can create universes, destroy armies, and create life? Maybe -sometimes- it's best to have a little...Faith.
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.
The Administrator
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: Australian English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
She had been brutally taken. He was eminently qualified to correct the equation. He did, and then willingly faced the consequences.
Born Lucky
Series: The Maddison Family. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Lucky Lucini is the new Godfather of The Maddison Mafia Family in Australia. Can he survive? Is he strong enough? His nephew Carlo Massimo is a constant threat. He believes he should be Godfather but he needs a son to follow him. A son arrives, but is he Carlo’s? Mafia father-to-son succession is under threat. Who will be the next Godfather? And how do family secrets survive?
The Haunting of Wicker House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,870. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Orphaned 14-year-old Kaitlyn comes to live with her Great-aunt, who is being cared for by a doctor Kaitlyn doesn't trust. She befriends four ghosts, who don't understand why they are haunting Wicker House. They tell her the doctor's hidden agenda: he believes there is a treasure in the house, hidden by Kaitlyn's great-grandfather.
From Out the Shadowed Night
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,460. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Brian Martin has left behind him a heinous crime committed sixteen years in the past. He wasn’t suspected of being part of it then and firmly believes no one knows anything about the event now. What could have happened to cause not only this crime but something much more deadly to rise from his past and haunt him
Fly on the Wall
Series: Detective Annie Avants, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
At 3:00 a.m. on April 13, 2014, Detectives Annie Avants and Tom Weston of the Kern County Robbery/Homicide Unit were called to the scene of a combined Narcotics Division/SWAT Team raid gone bad at a farmhouse along the I5 Corridor. The house was abandoned, but a surprise package had been left for the teams. The body of a middle-aged Mexican male had been executed "gang" style and left at the scene
Punishment, Revenge, and Retribution: A Historical Analysis of Punitive Operations - Justifications for War, British Army Somaliland, U.S. Punitive Expedition 1916, El Dorado Canyon Libya 1986
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Using military force against an enemy to punish, avenge a wrong, as retribution is a timeless cause of armed conflict. There are many examples throughout history of successful punitive operations.