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At The Bank
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Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
the narrator goes through seeing a bank heist almost happen and has to choose what to do. A quick short story I cranked out in a few hours.
They Stole God (a story from More Lost Memories)
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Series: The Lost and Not Found Universe ยท More Lost Memories, 1.4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,790. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2009 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
This story is one of my favorites from this collection, delving into theology, cosmology, ethics & morality, while telling a tale that ends up containing dramatic & violent bank robberies and the violation of the sanctity of religious dogma - by force. Follow a group of monk-like religious adepts & their friends as they delve deep into the secrets of their strange & mysterious religion.
French Connections: Art Heist on The Riviera
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This true crime story about an art heist on the French Riviera and the sting operation mounted by the legendary head of the FBI's Art Crime Unit, Robert Wittman, gives the reader a rare glimpse inside the world of art theft as the story jumps from France to Florida to Barcelona. You couldn't make it up.
Family Man, Thief
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two powerful men, one famous painting and a hatred that has been festering for two decades are about to clash. Deputy Director Jason Brown wants the top job and he'll do anything to get it, even recreate his most famous success. Master-thief Terry Effingham has other plans, destroy the man who put him in prison and killed his partner. One man wil get all he wants the other will lose everything.
They Call Me Korney
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,620. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
In one of Buffalo's most blood-soaked crime tales, this is the story of the bloody reign of Polish gangster John "Korney" Kwiatkowski, which ended with one of his friends in the electric chair. Before the end came, Korney masterminded robberies all over the city, leading a gang of violent thugs, dubbed the Korney Gang, while he maintained a facade of gentility. A true story set during Prohibition.
The Confession of Captain Hyde
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In the far north waters of the Bering Sea, Captain Hyde chased his gear into the ice pack. Foolishly believing he had reached a patch of open water, he continued north. On the brink of death, not by drowning or exposure, but by starvation, Captain Hyde shared his secret. In 1929, a trial started that would captivate an entire town. The State of Oklahoma vs. Frances Clifford Hyde.
Rich Man-Poor Man...
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
No longer a Paul-Newman playboy type, who used to leave his family waiting and wondering, Elec now prides himself on "making trades" at the various houses along the rural routes where he works. For instance, at the home of June Bug and Candy, while June Bug is away, Elec talks Candy into giving him her dead mother-in-law's hated chickens. This odd couple breaks Elec of his bad habits.
Tokeen Hills
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,330. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
An action packed novel that chronicles the lives of Wade and Christine through the wide open spaces of Texas and Arizona before settling on a piece of land called Tokeen Hills.
Church Street Is Burning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A finalist in the 2003 Eppie Best Poetry Collection, Church Street Is Burning, in illustrations, short stories, and poems, tells the story of the poet as a young man. Lost. Abandoned by the woman he loved. Bewitched by the street he lives on. Forgotten by his God. Searching for some rational order in a world fallen on its side. And leaking.
Four Felonies and One Very Small Problem
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A collection of five mystery stories of identity thieves, gritty detectives, and children shuffling down dark streets in search of Halloween candy. Titles include: "Starting Over," "Another Slow Night in Paradise;" "Foreverglades," "My Name is Sue," and the whimsical "Big Enough for Halloween."