Books tagged: scheme

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Monster at My Window
Price: Free! Words: 27,270. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Screenplays » Sci-Fi
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Fiends created by man achieve man's detestable covert scheme under the auspices of two megacorporations. Meanwhile, terrorized residents on Picasso Lane witness three of their girls kidnapped by escaped, grotesque, blood thirsty beasts. Brave fathers band together to war with them that interact inside five ominous storm drain tunnels underneath the city of Brownsville, Texas.
Love Always Claire "The Great Murder Mystery"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,780. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Claire,the ultimate shark, extracts revenge from her former high school boyfriend. Going to work for his company she concocts schemes littered with death, lies and cheap sex sending his life and career into an evil downward spiral. Barely staying ahead of the law, someone is now onto her diabolical plans. As her insane plans begin unraveling, the puppet master becomes one of the puppets.
Counsel for the Deceived: Case Studies in Consumer Fraud
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Business and commercial law, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs and witty case studies of fraud schemes and consumer protection from an insider who helped to found New York City's first consumer watchdog agency. This is a funny, candid account of fraud and institutional paralysis written by a then-newby lawyer, the city's "Consumer Advocate." Philip Schrag was appointed by former Miss America Bess Myerson to defend consumers. Easier said than done.
Winner Takes All
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Robert Lewiston has fled the country. After executing the largest Ponzi scheme in history, he escaped to Rio, where he's living the high life on billions in stolen funds. John Henderson is an ex-employee of Lewiston's who is assisting the FBI’s investigation. When John discovers a clue to Lewiston's whereabouts, he faces a crucial decision that could lead to dangerous consequences.
Mr Buster's Bodies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Mr Buster's figured out an easy new way to make a little extra cash. Who's going to miss a few dead bodies, anyway?
The Drowned Sailor
Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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Cunning beauty Ravella means to have millionaire James Trevick, even if she must wreck her best friend's romance to get him. But her wiles stir up more trouble than even she expects...
Revived: Part IX - Power Play
Series: Revived. Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Part IX - Having discarded Shaozu in the wilderness with no food or water, Kammani enters Constantinople in high spirits with grand ambitions of meeting the boy Sultan and his mother. Before she can enter the inner sanctum she has to win over a eunuch representative, whom both of her remaining servants distrust.
The Family Tree
Series: Danny McPherson, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,810. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sometimes the best get rich schemes are not schemes at all...just fate. And a little luck.
Congo Mission
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,660. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Congo Mission a young Dr. Jack Sharp is a missionary in Congo in the 1980’s. He has stepped beyond his comfort zone into an unfamiliar world desiring to do what he believes God wants of him. Jack’s skills, knowledge and faith are tested as he learns what life as a missionary has to offer. His will and character get a work out when danger and intrigue engulf his new life.
Opportunities: Jamie Leith in Darién
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 198,610. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In July 1698, five ships sailed from Scotland on a secret mission; a final hail-Mary attempt to save both their economy and their country. Their goal? To colonize Panama, set up a new trade route overland into the Pacific, and change the history of the world forever. Street-smart teenager, Jamie Leith, inadvertently stows away, becoming shackled to the adventure. This is his story, and much more.