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5 Minute Mysteries with a Twist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,050. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
mix a little humor with a bit of the unknown and throw in an unexpected disclosure and out comes 5 minute mysteries with plenty of screw ups.
An Interrupted Sleep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: Australian English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Literature
When my mobile wakes me at 12.30 in the morning, I am not entirely surprised — but I could be better prepared. Nothing packed, hardly any petrol in the car, no key to my daughter’s house. How am I going to fulfil my obligations properly and in time? Jacqui is relying on me at this challenging time in her life. Read on to discover how we cope.
A Dangerous Haven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A short inspirational suspense story... A safe home where young women facing childbirth on their own can spend their days. Haven House seems the perfect place. Until a secret from the owner’s past is about to catch up with her and the home suddenly isn’t a haven after all.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,580. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
The Missionary couple had spent twenty five years serving in a very violent and dangerous part of Pakistan. They had been challenged to the very end of their faith and endurance, but remained true to their calling and triumphed through God's almighty grace. It was now time to go back home to peace and quiet. Unfortunately, the peace they sought at home was going to have to be fought for.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Anticipating Surprise - Analysis for Strategic Warning - DEFCON Status, Deception, Surprise and Timing, Political and Military Factors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,420. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. This updated and revised edition of an earlier, classified publication is an excellent primer for both intelligence analysts and policymakers.
Ten Micro Shocks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Ten tales to titillate and terrify! Ten chills, ten jolts, ten thrills! C. C. Blake delivers ten tiny tales, each guaranteed to shock you, amaze you, or leave you chilled.
Sites of Love - Short Stories II
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
This book of short stories deals with places, people and experiences that are more than skin deep.From a special restaurant to an exotic spot in Crete,from a visit to an exciting museum of great art, to a black dog that seeks refuge in the safety of an artist's workshop, strange happenings around a writing pen, a red packet for New Year and experiences of three young innocent friends.
'Alex Hamilton's phone call changed my life'
Price: Free! Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
This is a story of human spirit,human bonds, love kindness and generosity...They say you are among the blessed people of God,when in your heart surges a sea of kindness and love,you desire to love & help every person around does this sea come to be?...Khalil Gibran said 'generosity is giving you what i need more than you do',but why does man practice generosity at all in the first place
Jonny Finds A Friend: A Cute Story About Winning Friends For Kids Ages 3-5
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Stephen Williams. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
This is a story about a lonely squirrel who wants to have a friend. He tries to make friends with several animals before he finally finds his one true friend. Everyone should have friends as friends help make each other happy. Ideal for children 3-5 years old who love to read about animals and friendship. Get this book now and find out what will happen and realize the gift of friendship.
The Wishing Well
You set the price! Words: 4,390. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » General
A yearly trip to visit Uncle Tom and his wishing well ends in heartbreak for twin siblings Joe and Emma when their mom up and leaves in the middle of the night. The next year, Joe is determined to get the spirits of the wishing well to help him locate his absent mom. But when he learns what's in the well, he'll wish he never went looking.